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ST LOUIS, Mo. – The Rogers State dance team participated in the Universal Dance Association team camp, earning qualification to the UDA College National Championships.

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CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – The Rogers State women’s golf team had three players announced on Monday as All-American Scholars by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA).

NEW ORLEANS – Five members of the Rogers State Track & Field team earned All-South Central Region honors for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season, announced the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday.

CLEBURNE, Texas – Rogers State Baseball claimed the 2019 Heartland Conference Tournament Championship on Saturday, defeating St. Edward's 4-3 to cap a perfect 3-0 week in the Hillcats first-ever trip to the postseason since joining the league.

The Rogers State Hillcats closed the regular season with a thrilling come-from-behind victory on Sunday, defeating Oklahoma Christian 8-7 on a walk off, solidifying the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Heartland Conference Tournament, while also eliminating OC from postseason play.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The Rogers State Softball team was eliminated from the Heartland Conference Tournament Thursday at The Park at St. Mary’s, falling to Oklahoma Christian in the opener and Texas A&M International in the elimination game.

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JOPLIN, Mo. - The Rogers State Softball team closed out the non-conference portion of the 2019 regular season schedule on Wednesday with a shutout from Andrea Morlaes to defeat Missouri Southern State 1-0.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State Softball team picked up a doubleheader split with Lubbock Christian University on Wednesday at the Diamond Sports Complex, picking up a convincing run-rule victory in game one before falling in the seventh in game two 9-7.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State Softball program and head coach Andrea Vaughan have announced a schedule change to this week's home opener at the Diamond Sports Complex.

WACO, Texas – Rogers State senior Tate Turner earned Heartland Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week honors after leading the Hillcats to a pair of wins at St. Mary's and Texas A&M International.

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The Rogers State men's basketball team rallied from an 11-point first-half deficit to pick up its fourth straight victory with an 81-74 win over Oklahoma Panhandle State on Saturday (Dec. 29) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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SHAWNEE, Okla. – Sophomore forward Brewster Peacock banked in a put-back basket with 0.2 seconds left to lift the Rogers State men's basketball team to a 82-80 win at Oklahoma Baptist on Monday (Dec. 31) at the Noble Complex for the fifth straight victory for the navy and red.

FORT SMITH, Ark. – After an even first half, the Rogers State men's basketball team used a 33-23 advantage in the second half to surge to a 68-58 win over UW-Parkside on Tuesday (Dec. 18) at the Stubblefield Center to open the UAFS Holiday Classic.

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Senior Lindsey Byfield posted a career-high 31 points, the fourth highest scoring output in RSU single game history, to lead the Rogers State women's basketball team to a 85-75 win over Ouachita Baptist on Tuesday (Dec. 18) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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Close to 200 people gathered in the newly renovated Rogers State University Esports Facility, inside Herrington Hall, Monday to celebrate the dedication of the university’s newest club sport and facility.

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The visiting Henderson State Reddies pulled away in the fourth quarter to earn a 86-73 victory over the Rogers State women's basketball team on Wednesday afternoon at the Claremore Expo Center.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The most successful team in Rogers State men's basketball history will be honored during the homecoming women's basketball game on Saturday at the Claremore Expo Center. The 2008-09 Hillcat team will be coming back to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of their 30-2 season.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team suffered a 63-55 loss to in-state rival Northeastern State as the visiting RiverHawks used a 19-2 second-half run to pull away on Wednesday (Nov. 14) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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WICHITA FALLS, Texas – The Rogers State men's basketball team scored the final eight points of the game to come out with a 68-60 victory over CSU-Pueblo on Saturday (Nov. 10) on the final day of the Jimmy Cleveland Nissan of Wichita Falls Conference Challenge.

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas – The Rogers State women's basketball team pulled out to a 30-point halftime advantage and never looked back in a 81-62 victory over Texas Woman's on Saturday (Nov. 10) for the Hillcats' first win this season and the first win at RSU for women's basketball head coach Kyle Bent.

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GREENWOOD, Ind. – Senior goalkeeper Taylor Sargent was named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District Women's Soccer Team as announced on Thursday (Nov. 8) by CoSIDA.

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LAREDO, Texas – Katelyn Alexander garnered Heartland Conference Freshman of the Year honors and the Rogers State women's cross country team took seventh out of eight teams at the Heartland Conference Championship on Saturday morning (Nov. 3).

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WACO, Texas – The Rogers State men's soccer team totaled five All-Heartland Conference selections as announced by the league on Thursday (Nov. 1).

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Helen Louise Wert, age 94, a long-time resident of Claremore, Oklahoma, passed away on November 4, 2019, at home, surrounded in love by her family, who adored her. Helen is preceded in death by her husband, Guy Wert. Over the years, Helen worked at Merle Norman Cosmetics downtown Claremore. …

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