Kitchen’s Keys: RMU vs Dayton

Kitchen’s Keys: RMU vs Dayton

Dan Kitchen, Staff Reporter
September 4, 2015
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For the 2015 season, the Robert Morris Colonials will share one theme with last season’s squad and try to rid itself of another. The theme they share is new beginnings. Last season, the Colonials ended the Joe Walton era and welcomed the new lead man John Banaszak. This season, Robert Morris looks... Read more »

Football season preview: Experience brings new-found confidence

Football season preview: Experience brings new-found confidence

Zach Laufer, Sports Editor
September 3, 2015
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Oh, how a new season can change everything. At the end of the 2014 campaign, the Robert Morris Colonials were a defeated football team. Beaten down. Exhausted. Frustrated. Fast forward to now--it is simply a different team. Sure, personnel has pretty much remained constant, with a few key losses... Read more »

Colonials fall short to Duquesne

Colonials fall short to Duquesne

Samuel Anthony
September 1, 2015
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In a Tuesday night battle between inner-city rivals, Robert Morris fell short the Duquesne Dukes three sets to one in a match-up that was far closer than the score suggests. After falling behind 11-6 at the beginning of the first set, behind yet another stellar performance from Arden Fisher and the... Read more »

A game of cards

A game of cards

Joseph Garis, Staff Reporter
August 30, 2015
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When the Robert Morris women’s soccer team took the field against the Niagara Purple Eagles on Sunday, they were entering their third game having failed to score in the previous two. They left the field without scoring for a third straight game to the tune of a 1-0 loss. That’s not blaming them... Read more »

Men’s Soccer weekend roundups

Men’s Soccer weekend roundups

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter
August 30, 2015
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August 28, 2015 RMU 1 (1-0-0), Niagara 0 (0-1-0): Friday afternoon at Niagara University, the Colonials started their regular season on the right note as they defeated the Purple Eagles 1-0. The game was tied until freshman Keane Mclvor scored his first collegiate goal to give RMU the only goal they... Read more »

Colonials bounce back from first game woes, win second straight

Colonials bounce back from first game woes, win second straight

Sam Anthony, Staff Reporter
August 30, 2015
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The Robert Morris Colonials picked up their second win of the season and on the day in a 3-1 victory against the Loyola Greyhounds in the final match of the Robert Morris Invitational. The Colonials took the first two sets before finally defeating the Greyhounds in the fourth and final set. The... Read more »

Colonials vs. Duquesne Roundup

Colonials vs. Duquesne Roundup

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter
August 23, 2015
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RMU 0 (0-1-0), Duquesne 2 (1-0-0):The Colonials got their regular season underway Friday as they played their first game in the Steel City Classic against across city foe Duquesne. However, the outcome wasn't what the Colonials were looking for. The Dukes struck first as they scored a goal in the 36... Read more »

Lucky Jones signs contract with Liége Basketball in Belgium

Lucky Jones signs contract with Liége Basketball in Belgium

Leah Fleischel, Social Media Editor
July 7, 2015
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Former Robert Morris men's basketball star Lucky Jones signed a professional contract Tuesday and will continue his basketball career overseas. Jones signed with Liége Basket of the Scooore League, which is the Basketball League Belgium (BLB) Division I. In 2014-15, Jones helped lead Robe... Read more »

Zoning in

Zoning in

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor
May 26, 2015
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The image is still fresh in Derik Abbott’s mind. Effortlessly, he is able to recall the exact play it happened, the exact moment his season prematurely came to an end. Perhaps because it was a scramble. During the opening series of Robert Morris’ Nov. 8 home matchup against conference foe... Read more »

OPINION: A more modest proposal

OPINION: A more modest proposal

Kyle Gorcey, Chief Sports Photographer
May 9, 2015
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Disclaimer: This is less about my personal views and what would be mutually beneficial for athletics and Robert Morris University as a whole and more about reality. There will be some tough decisions ahead on the direction of the university and the athletic department in regards of the constructi... Read more »