Robert Morris offense atrocious in loss to Lafayette

Robert Morris offense atrocious in loss to Lafayette

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 14, 2014
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It looked as if Robert Morris had nowhere to go but up heading into its Week 3 road contest with Lafayette. Growing pains were coming; everybody knew that with a young team. Just no one, not even head coach John Banaszak, knew how bad they would actually hurt. Robert Morris fell to Lafayette 50-3... Read more »

Kitchen’s Keys: RMU vs. Lafayette

Kitchen’s Keys: RMU vs. Lafayette

Dan Kitchen, Staff Reporter
September 12, 2014
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This Saturday, Robert Morris, (0-2) and Lafayette (0-1) will face off with both teams looking to earn its first win of the season. Lafayette is coming off a 27-14 loss at the hands of last year’s NEC champion, Sacred Heart. Robert Morris heads to Easton, PA with the taste of a tight three-point loss... Read more »

Men’s Lacrosse adds two assistant coaches

Men’s Lacrosse adds two assistant coaches

Audrey Gardner, Staff Reporter
September 12, 2014
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Weeks after welcoming Travis Harrington to the RMU Men’s Lacrosse coaching staff, head coach Drew McMinn and the Colonials have announced the hiring of two additional members, both of which are alums. Former RMU lacrosse players Robert Marasti and Carlos Sunseri will join the staff this year as... Read more »

RMU Football Preview: Balance could help an offense lacking identity

RMU Football Preview: Balance could help an offense lacking identity

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
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It's safe to say that after two weeks of the 2014 season,... Read more »

Farison promoted to assistant head coach

Farison promoted to assistant head coach

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
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Per a press release this morning, the Robert Morris football program announced the promotion of defensive coordinator Scott Farison to assistant head coach. The longest active member on the coaching staff in his 13th year with the program, Farison will continue to oversee defensive responsibilities... Read more »

Mike Stojkovic’s road to Moon Township

Mike Stojkovic’s road to Moon Township

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 9, 2014
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Mike Stojkovic is the image of any defensive coordinator’s ideal middle linebacker. He’s strong enough to knock a 300-pound guard four yards deep into the backfield, yet fast enough to pursue CCSU’s Rob Hollomon sideline to sideline. He’s a leader that plays with a mean streak, evident... Read more »

Schoenecker named NEC Defensive Player of the Week

Schoenecker named NEC Defensive Player of the Week

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 8, 2014
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Robert Morris women's soccer senior goalkeeper Becky Schoenecker was named Northeast Conference Defensive Player of the Week Monday after two solid outings in net for the Colonials over the weekend. Schoenecker made 12 saves in two games and preserved the team's first shutout of the year in a 0-0... Read more »

Owens receives national recognition after record weekend in North Dakota

Owens receives national recognition after record weekend in North Dakota

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 8, 2014
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Robert Morris freshman running back Rameses Owens is racking up the awards this week after his 237 all-purpose yard performance against North Dakota last Saturday. Via the Northeast Conference football twitter account @NECFootball, Owens was named The Sports Network's National FCS Freshman of the... Read more »

RMU holds St. Bonaventure to draw

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Schoenecker preserves draw with dramatic double overtime save.

Nick Buzzelli , Editor-in-Chief
September 7, 2014
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After surrendering a late goal that ultimately proved to be the game-winner Friday at Bucknell, Becky Schoenecker vowed not to do the same in Robert Morris’ following match against St. Bonaventure. With four minutes remaining in double overtime, the Bonnies’ Lauren Hill had a one-on-one opportunity... Read more »

Robert Morris falls to North Dakota 16-13

Robert Morris falls to North Dakota 16-13

Chris Mueller, Sports Editor
September 7, 2014
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Despite 237 all-purpose yards from freshman Rameses Owens, the Robert Morris football team was unable to earn its first win of the season, falling to North Dakota 16-13 inside the Alerus Center Saturday night. Owens’ big night broke multiple school records, with his 199 yards rushing on 39 attempts... Read more »