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Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Preston Moore, Moon Area Sports Beat Writer

February 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Chartiers Valley Colts (15-3, 9-2) hit the road to take on the Moon Area Tigers (16-1, 6-1). The entire game felt like a playoff atmosphere as the fans were screaming, the players were fired up and even the rafters were shaking. Moon came out at tip-off with a scoring tangent. Th...

Preview: Track and field heads back up to Youngstown for YSU National Mid-Major Invitational

Preview: Track and field heads back up to Youngstown for YSU National Mid-Major Invitational

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

February 1, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Oh.-- Once again, the Robert Morris track and field team heads back to the Watson and Tressel Training Site on the campus of Youngstown State University. This weekend, the Colonials are competing in the YSU National Mid-Major Invitational, which will take place all day Saturday and Sunday...

Weekend Round-up: 1/25/19 – 1/27/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/25/19 – 1/27/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — In what was a mild weekend for traveling Robert Morris sports teams, here is what happened for the away games to catch you up to speed. 1/25/19: Men’s Hockey: RMU - 1; Air Force Academy - 3 RMU men’s hockey (9-15-1, 8-10-1 AHA) didn’t fare well in game one against AHA rival Air F...

Moon’s winning streak hits 16

Moon’s winning streak hits 16

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

January 26, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Moon Tigers (16-0, 6-0) faced the South Fayette Lions (7-10, 1-5) at home in a game where their depth was tested. Moon's star player, Donovan Johnson, was out for Friday's game. Devontae Humphries got the start in Johnson's place. At the beginning of the game, the Lions attacke...

Preview: Track and field ready to run in the VMI Keydet Invitational

Preview: Track and field ready to run in the VMI Keydet Invitational

Jonathan Hanna, Track and Field Beat Writer

January 26, 2019

LEXINGTON, Va. -- On Friday, Jan. 18, the Colonials track and field team was at Youngstown State University for the Youngstown College Invitational. This Saturday, the team will run at the Corps Physical Training Facility on the campus of the Virginia Military Institute for the VMI Keydet Invitational. Last week i...

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 21, 2019

A lot of RMU sporting events occurred on the road over the past few days. Here is a round-up to bring you up to speed on what happened. 1/18/19: Men’s Hockey: RMU - 7; Canisius - 2 In the first game of a weekend set in Buffalo, N.Y., RMU men’s hockey (9-13-1, 8-8-1 AHC) won over the Canisius Coll...

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

January 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Moon Tigers (14-0, 7-0) hosted the West Allegheny Indians (5-10, 0-5) in efforts to keep their impressive win streak alive and stay on top of the conference. Moon came out of the gates scalding hot on offense. On the very first possession, Donovan Johnson crashed the boards to...

Preview: Track and field heads back to Youngstown

Preview: Track and field heads back to Youngstown

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Oh. -- After a break for the holidays, the Robert Morris track and field team travels back to Watson and Tressel Training Site on the campus of Youngstown State University for the Youngstown State Invitational. The meet will start Friday, Jan. 18 at noon. In the Colonials last meet, the Yo...

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

January 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers (12-0, 5-0) squared off against the Thomas Jefferson Jaguars (6-7, 1-3) in a section match-up on Friday. The Tigers proved too dominant on both defense and offense as they easily came away with a victory over their section foes. The first quarter started off quick ...

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

December 15, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers traveled to West Allegheny to take on the Indians in both of the teams' first section game of the year. The game was a back and forth affair and the Tigers ended up on top with an impressive comeback win. The game started out with a heavy defensive presence on bot...