Battle 4 Atlantis contests highlight 2014-15 RMU basketball schedule

Battle 4 Atlantis contests highlight 2014-15 RMU basketball schedule

Nick Buzzelli , Editor-in-Chief
June 12, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Ever since the Robert Morris men’s basketball team won its first National Invitation Tournament game in 2013, the Colonials were able to secure big name non-conference matchups with some of college basketball’s most elite programs. During the 2013-14 season, it was Kentucky, Oklahoma State and... Read more »

RMU ACHA DI hosts prospect camp for incoming players

RMU ACHA DI hosts prospect camp for incoming players

Audrey Gardner , Staff Writer
May 18, 2014
Filed under D1: ACHA Club Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase

Prospect camps have become a popular trend for many college hockey programs and as a result, the Robert Morris ACHA DI hockey team hosted one on May 16 and 17 for new and incoming players. The team started preparing for the camp before the season ended, garnering well over a hundred potential forwards,... Read more »

2014 FIFA World Cup Preview

2014 FIFA World Cup Preview

Dante Verme & Kenny Celelli
May 12, 2014
Filed under Sports

Group A (Brazil, Cameroon, Croatia, Mexico) Kenny: The home team, Brazil, is joined by a trio of teams in disarray with Cameroon, Croatia, and our North American counterpart, Mexico. Brazil will have little trouble here... Read more »

Tate the Great

Tate the Great

Nick Buzzelli , Sports Editor
May 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Growing up in the quaint coastal town of New Bern, North Carolina, Aaron Tate was exposed to the gearhead culture from a young age. But after dedicating most of his life to the game of basketball, he didn’t have time to focus on his automotive hobby. So he plans on turning his passion for cars into... Read more »

Still a Dreamer

Still a Dreamer

Haley Sawyer, Assistant Sports Editor
April 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

“Some... Read more »

Men’s lacrosse falls to Bulldogs on senior day

Men’s lacrosse falls to Bulldogs on senior day

Audrey Gardner, Staff Writer
April 20, 2014
Filed under Sports

Emotions ran high on Saturday for the Robert Morris University men’s lacrosse team. Although the Colonials had hoped to defeat conference foe Bryant on senior day, RMU was unable to do so, falling, 13-6, at Joe Walton Stadium. Before the game, Robert Morris recognized seniors Tyler Rankel, Eric... Read more »

Former professional athletes visit RMU to raise concussion awareness

Former professional athletes visit RMU to raise concussion awareness

Haley Sawyer, Assistant Sports Editor
April 14, 2014
Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, Sports, Top Stories, Video

One of the hottest topics in athletics, both collegiate and professional, is concussion awareness.  According to the Center for Disease Control, traumatic brain injuries accounted for 715.7 emergency department visits, 91.7 hospitalizations, and 17.1 deaths in America in the year 2010. ... Read more »

Women’s lacrosse opens up NEC Play on positive note

Women’s lacrosse opens up NEC Play on positive note

Parks Beson , Staff Writer
April 4, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Robert Morris women’s lacrosse team took the field of Joe Walton Stadium on a cold and windy Friday afternoon against Sacred Heart in its first Northeast Conference game of the season. RMU, who was unbeaten on campus coming into this game, extended its home winning streak to five games by knocking... Read more »

NCAA weekend provides infinite potential for RMU hockey

NCAA weekend provides infinite potential for RMU hockey

Haley Sawyer , Assistant Sports Editor
March 31, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

ST. PAUL, MN- Along the bench at Xcel Energy Center, the Robert Morris Colonials stood at and leaned over the boards near the end of their NCAA Tournament game against Minnesota. The scoreboard was gleaming with a four goal deficit and it wasn’t in their favor. When the clock read double-zeroes,... Read more »

RMU’s Cinderella story ends against Minnesota

RMU’s Cinderella story ends against Minnesota

Haley Sawyer , Assistant Sports Editor
March 29, 2014
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Saint Paul, Minn. - The Robert Morris University men’s hockey team came into Saint Paul to face an opponent it had never taken on before. That opponent, the University of Minnesota, was also the number one-seeded team in the NCAA Tournament. ... Read more »