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Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Nick Hedderick

May 2, 2018


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The Robert Morris Women's Lacrosse team seems more than ready heading into the NEC Tournament later this week. The Colonials are riding a three-game win streak heading into the tournament, and will undoubtedly look to keep that momentum going.The journey to the NEC Tournament was not an easy one, as t...

NEC semifinals preview: RMU vs Bryant

NEC semifinals preview: RMU vs Bryant

Ryan Giacobbi

May 2, 2018


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The Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team finished up their regular season with an overall record of 10-4 and a 4-2 record in Northeast Conference play. Now they have the NEC tournament in their sights. After taking a close 8-7 loss to NEC rival St. Joseph’s University Hawks, the Colonials are...

Colonials’ Smigiera receives mini camp invites

Colonials’ Smigiera receives mini camp invites

Michael Sciulli

April 30, 2018


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Former Robert Morris University football player Andy Smigiera has received rookie mini camp invites from the Arizona Cardinals and the Seattle Seahawks. The former Colonial safety will participate in both camps. Smigiera’s 2017 campaign saw him record 34 total tackles, 15 of which were solo efforts....

Colonials fall to Hawks on Senior Day 8-7

Colonials fall to Hawks on Senior Day 8-7

Adam Melluso

April 28, 2018


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The No. 18 of 20 Robert Morris University men's lacrosse team (10-4, 4-2 NEC) fell just short as the Colonials hosted the St. Joseph's University Hawks (10-3, 6-0 NEC) on Senior Day Saturday afternoon at Joe Walton Stadium in the "Battle of Pennsylvania." The first quarter started out with firm possession...

Robert Morris women’s lacrosse clinches NEC playoff spot after defeating Sacred Heart 21-5

Robert Morris women’s lacrosse clinches NEC playoff spot after defeating Sacred Heart 21-5

Adam Melluso

April 27, 2018


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The Robert Morris Colonials (7-8, 3-2 NEC) women's lacrosse team clinched a berth in the NEC Tournament for the fifth consecutive season with a 21-5 win over the Sacred Heart Pioneers (2-12, 2-3 NEC) Friday afternoon at Joe Walton Stadium. Both teams traded possession of the ball early in the first...

CAPTURED: Top photos of the 2017-18 RMU sports season

CAPTURED: Top photos of the 2017-18 RMU sports season

David Auth

April 19, 2018


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Football, Men's Basketball, Men's Hockey, Men's Soccer, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Hockey, Women's Soccer

In an RMU athletics season that saw plenty of action from all of their teams, here are the top photos from this school year's athletic teams. Taken by Katey Ladika Men’s Hockey vs. RIT, Feb. 9 This picture from February 9th does a fairly good job representing the Robert Morris men’s ice...

RMU Lacrosse’s Zach Bryant drafted into MLL

Ryan Giacobbi

April 18, 2018


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Sports Showcase

Senior defender Zachary Bryant of the RMU men’s lacrosse team has been drafted 45th overall by the Ohio Machine on Wednesday night during the 2018 Major League Lacrosse Draft. Bryant is a 6’5”, 210 lb defender from Oshawa, Ontario where he currently has one goal, two assists, three points,...

Dominant second-half spurs Colonials to victory over Vikings

Dominant second-half spurs Colonials to victory over Vikings

Ryan Giacobbi

April 14, 2018


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The Colonials accomplished history against the Cleveland State University Vikings by winning against them for the first time in program history by a final score of 14-5 on Saturday. The Colonials’ chance at history started when Adrian Torok-Orban tacked on the first goal, making it 1-0 at 11:40 u...

Everything you need to know: RMU vs. Cleveland State Vikings

Everything you need to know: RMU vs. Cleveland State Vikings

Ryan Giacobbi

April 14, 2018


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The RMU Colonials (9-3 overall, 3-1 NEC) defeated the Cleveland State University Vikings (3-10 overall) with a final score of 14-5. Why it happened: Robert Morris came in with a huge advantage knowing that this was their first time facing Cleveland and also knowing that Cleveland had a 3-9 record, whic...

Colonials stay consistent to defeat Mount St. Mary’s

Colonials stay consistent to defeat Mount St. Mary’s

Lea Chocolas

April 9, 2018


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The Robert Morris University women’s lacrosse won their first conference game of the season Sunday, as they took down the Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers 14-4.The Mountaineers were the first ones to put their name on the board as attacker Carly Miller banged the ball past Colonial goaltender Katelynn ...