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Women’s lacrosse roundup: RMU vs. Yale

Women’s lacrosse roundup: RMU vs. Yale

Ian Kist
February 26
Filed under Sports

Yale 15 (2-1), RMU 4 (3-2): Robert Morris was held to four goals Sunday in its loss to the Yale Bulldogs. Yale quickly took a 3-0 lead to open the game before RMU's Katie Breeze found the back of the net. The Bulldogs went on to score four more goals in the first half, taking a 7-2 lead into the secon... Read more »

Softball roundup: Charlotte Green and White Invitational day three

Softball roundup: Charlotte Green and White Invitational day three

Ian Kist
February 26
Filed under Sports

RMU 11 (3-11), Fairfield 10 (0-5): The Colonials took down Fairfield for the second time of the weekend in a high scoring affair on the final day of the tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Colonials were down 10-8 heading into the final frame, but the Colonials received a run on a wild pitc... Read more »

Men’s hockey roundup: RMU vs Niagara

Ian Kist
February 26
Filed under Sports

RMU 6 (18-11-4, AHC 14-10-3), Niagara 2 (3-27-3, AHC 3-22-2): RMU took down the Purple Eagles of Niagara Saturday night, kicking off its final weekend series of the regular season. RMU held a 2-1 lead at the first intermission after goals by juniors Timmy Moore and Brady Ferguson in the opening period. R... Read more »

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. Lindenwood

Ian Kist
February 26
Filed under Sports

RMU 3 (22-4-6, CHA 15-3-2), Lindenwood 0 (3-16-1): Robert Morris wrapped up the season shutting out the Lindenwood Lions on Saturday afternoon. Senior netminder Jessica Dodds earned the win in her final regular season game with a 35-save performance. Senior Rikki Meilleur scored what turned out to be... Read more »

Softball roundups: Charlotte Green and White Invitational day two

Ian Kist
February 26
Filed under Sports

Game One:La Salle 7 (3-0), RMU 5 (2-10): The Colonials scored 4 runs in the bottom of the seventh inning but came up short in their first game Saturday against La Salle. The seventh inning attempted comeback for RMU featured an Abrielle MCartney home run, who led the Colonials with two RBIs. Pitcher ... Read more »

RMU wins big in clash against Titans

RMU wins big in clash against Titans

Andrew Carrera
February 26
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The Robert Morris University men’s lacrosse team is now on a three-game winning streak after defeating the University of Detroit-Mercy Titans, 15-6, on Saturday afternoon. RMU (3-1) was fueled by hat-tricks from both sophomore attacker Matt Schmidt and freshman attacker Ryan Smith. “It was... Read more »

Men’s basketball wins behind career night from Still

Men’s basketball wins behind career night from Still

Rashad Christian
February 26
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The last game of the Colonials' regular season held a lot of weight. A win would propel them up the Northeast Conference standings, and a loss would keep them in the same lower-tier spot. Also, the careers of the class of 2017 were celebrated during senior night. Finally, this game marked the last o... Read more »

Colonials pioneer crucial conference victory over Sacred Heart

Colonials pioneer crucial conference victory over Sacred Heart

Samuel Anthony
February 25
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Right from the first possession, one could feel the intensity and the importance of this match-up. The two best teams in the NEC duking it out for the right to home-court advantage throughout the NEC tournament. The crowd was electric every hit three and blocked shot. The Sacred Heart Pioneers were... Read more »

Softball roundups: Charlotte Green and White Invitational day one

Ian Kist
February 25
Filed under Sports

Feb. 24, 2017 Game One: RMU 3 (2-8), Fairfield 1 (0-1): The Colonials opened their weekend play in the Charlotte Green and White Invitational in Charlotte, North Carolina on a high note, taking down Fairfield Friday morning. RMU tied the game at 1-1 after a Taryn Miller RBI double in the second... Read more »

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. Lindenwood

Ian Kist
February 25
Filed under Sports

Feb. 24, 2017 RMU 2 (21-4-6, CHA 14-3-2), Lindenwood 1 (5-23-2, CHA 3-15-1): Friday evening in Wentzville, Missouri, the Colonials defeated the Lindenwood Lions on a Kirsten Welsh goal with under four minutes to play in the contest. Freshman Jaycee Gebhard tied the game for the Colonials in the second... Read more »