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Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

Nick Hedderick and Jonathan Hanna

January 23, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. As another semester begins here at Robert Morris University, winter sports are in full swing, while spring sports are just around the corner. With all of this in mind, let's take a look at three bold predictions for this upc...

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another weekend of RMU sports has come to a close, and the Colonials found themselves looking at mixed results. Both basketball and ice hockey teams saw action, as well as the women’s track and field team, who participated in their first meet. Men's basketball falls to Merrimack ...

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

January 19, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After splitting the prior two matchups this week, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (9-10-3, 9-6-3 AHC) defeated the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-16-1, 3-12-1 AHC) 5-1 thanks to a strong offensive effort from the blueline. After being held without a goal during even-strength play on Friday n...

Weekend Preview 1/17-1/19

Weekend Preview 1/17-1/19

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- School is back in session on the campus of RMU, but the winter sports calendar continues on as usual. As the 2020 calendar year begins along with a new decade, the opportunity awaits for Robert Morris sports teams to take advantage of new opportunities and carry over past success int...

Colonials fall 2-1 in first shootout in program history

Colonials fall 2-1 in first shootout in program history

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

December 16, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In a defensive battle that took a shootout to decide the victor, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (7-8-3, 7-5-3 AHC) fell to the Army Black Knights (12-5-1, 10-5-1 AHC) 2-1. After the Colonials failed to record a goal in the first game of this two-game series, RMU quickly jump...

Army marches over Colonials on Hockey Fights Cancer night

Army marches over Colonials on Hockey Fights Cancer night

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Hosting their first annual Hockey Fights Cancer weekend against Army West Point (12-5, 10-5 AHC), the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (7-8-2, 7-5-2 AHC) was unable to come up with the victory, losing 4-0 to the Black Knights. Before the game started, Robert Morris honored former c...

Weekend Preview: 12/14/19-12/16/19,Colonials on easy schedule

Weekend Preview: 12/14/19-12/16/19,Colonials on easy schedule

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- With the end of the fall semester wrapping up, the Robert Morris athletics programs have a light schedule for this weekend, with only two match-ups on the docket for the Colonials. Men’s Hockey vs. Army - Saturday, Dec. 15 @ 5:05 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 16 @ 1:05 p.m. Coming off ...

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

Zachary Somma, Contributor

December 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend in Colonials’ sports, the men’s and women’s hockey teams take on some conference rivals, the men’s basketball team travels to Florida, while women’s basketball plays their last home game before beginning a long road trip. Track and field begins its season as we...

Off the Pipe: Episode 2 – Colonials in the Pros

Off the Pipe: Episode 2 – Colonials in the Pros

Jon Hanna, Nate Breisinger

December 5, 2019

In this episode of Off the Pipes, Jon Hanna and Nathan Breisinger recap both of Robert Morris' past series against Air Force and Mercyhurst (despite the lighting issue); preview next weekend's big Atlantic Hockey matchup against Sacred Heart, and they take a look at some of the Colonials that are still mak...

Grant Hebert sidelined with concussion

Grant Hebert sidelined with concussion

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 5, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After sustaining a hit to the head during Saturday’s game against Mercyhurst (2-4-1, 4-8-1 AHC), Robert Morris men’s hockey (7-2-2, 7-5-2 AHC) forward Grant Hebert will be out indefinitely with a concussion, per RMU Men’s Hockey Twitter. The sophomore forward from St. Andrew’s West, ...