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Zips Women’s Volleyball Continues Winning Streak, Prepares for Homecoming Matches

The Akron Women’s Volleyball team celebrates after playing against Ball State, winning three to two.

By Veronica Janosek, News & Sports Editor

October 8, 2019

Heading into Homecoming weekend at The University of Akron, the women’s volleyball team has won nine consecutive games this season with an overall record of 11 wins and four losses. According to the athletic’s website, this nine-game winning streak started on Sept. 13 with their  win over St. Francis (PA). The Zips won all th...

Football Falls Short During Homecoming

The Zips exit the field as the weekend's homecoming festivities take place during halftime.

By Jordyn Etling, Sports Editor

October 7, 2018

The 2018 Homecoming week concluded with Akron Zips Football team taking a 41-17 loss against Miami (Ohio) on Saturday, Oct. 6. The game was the start of official Mid-American Conference play for the Zips, which means the Zips will be competing against those within their same conference for the rest o...

Zips’ football hosts homecoming game

By Jake Allen, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016

The University of Akron football team will host the Miami University Redhawks this Saturday in its annual Homecoming Game at 3:30 p.m. at Infocision Stadium in Akron. The Zips enter the game with a 3-2 record overall, and are 1-0 in conference games after beating Kent State last Saturday. Miami has ye...

Homecoming recap

Patrick Keenan and Shianne Cunningham dance together amongst other students on the dance floor.

By Samantha Hickey, News Editor

October 5, 2015

The Student Union ballrooms transformed from an average gathering space into a vintage circus-themed extravaganza this past Friday night. Kylee Siefke and the other members of the Zips Programming Network have been planning UA’s homecoming dance since this summer. Siefke is the traditional chair...

UA homecoming unites Zips

UA homecoming unites Zips

By Grant Morgan, Writer

September 30, 2014

    It’s homecoming at The University of Akron, and the five days from Tuesday, Sept. 30 to Saturday, Oct. 4 brings UA students a promise to bring plenty of fun festivities. David Vale, Assistant Director of Campus Programs at UA, says that homecoming is a time to “welcome back alum...

NRHH celebrates Homecoming

October 10, 2011

By: Alexandria Didato While looking at a picture of friends and family at his college graduation, a large grin forms on UA Alumni Travis Tucker’s face as he reminisces over his Akron experience. Homecoming week events are an annual celebration put on by the University of Akron to welcome back Akr...