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Colonials slay the Dragons to stay flaming hot

Colonials slay the Dragons to stay flaming hot

Logan Carney

December 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Colonials took on the Drexel Dragons on Sunday. Koby Thomas and Dachon Burke both tacked on 20 point games as Robert Morris defeated Drexel by a score ofThe Colonials won the tip to start the game and proceeded down the court. The two teams traded shots for the first minute before Dachon Burke hit...

Colonials continue hot streak in second-half dismantling of Lafayette

Colonials continue hot streak in second-half dismantling of Lafayette

Samuel Anthony

December 9, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Robert Morris Colonials continued their shut down defense and overpowering fourth-quarter play in a 63-42 victory over the Lafayette Leopards on Saturday afternoon. Stout defense and low-percentage shooting dominated the game through the first half, and while Robert Morris held the lead for most...

Penn State pounces on Robert Morris

Penn State pounces on Robert Morris

Michael Sciulli

December 9, 2017


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris Colonials men’s hockey team fell to the Penn State Nittany Lions on a chilly December evening by a score of a 5-2. This loss drops the Colonials to 5-10-1 overall (5-7-1 AHC). Even though there was a large crowd in attendance at PPG Paints Arena, this was not enough to power the Colonials...

Colonial Talk: Strong finish helps Robert Morris defeat Rider

Colonial Talk: Strong finish helps Robert Morris defeat Rider

Matt Kurtik

December 6, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Robert Morris men’s basketball notched their fifth win in their home opener Wednesday night against the Rider Broncs at PPG Paints Arena. The Colonials defeated the Broncs 78-75 to bring their overall record to 5-4. Here are a few takeaways from today’s match-up versus Rider. Freshmen showed up...

RMU slides by Rider in home opener

RMU slides by Rider in home opener

Luke Yost

December 6, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Youthful energy and resiliency is the best way to describe the men's basketball team so far this season for Robert Morris. Tonight was no different. Freshman Koby Thomas was the leading scorer tonight for the Colonials with 20 points as RMU handed the Rider Broncs a 78-75 loss. The most complete game...

Colonials sail past Lakers

Colonials sail past Lakers

Michael Sciulli

December 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Hockey

After a tough 1-0 loss Friday night, the Robert Morris Colonials came back with a 2-1 win Saturday night on a cool December evening. This was the Colonials' 11th win of the season, and it took them all three periods to do it. The game-deciding goal was scored almost 14 minutes into the third period, a...

Breaking down Robert Morris basketball’s four-game win streak

Breaking down Robert Morris basketball’s four-game win streak

Logan Carney

December 1, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

After starting 0-3 on the year, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team has proceeded to win each of their last four games. This impressive run of success during non-conference play comes for a team that just welcomed 11 new players to the Colonials. Who is to credit to all of this success? Looking...

What’s wrong with men’s hockey?

What’s wrong with men’s hockey?

Samuel Anthony, @Sentry_Anthony

December 1, 2017


Filed under Men's Hockey, Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Robert Morris men's hockey came into this season with high hopes for what this season would hold. After making it all the way to the Atlantic Hockey Championship last season, the team started their 2017-18 campaign projected to finish second in the conference. Players like Francis Marotte, Luke Lynch,...

Colonial Talk: Consistent rebounding and scoring helps Colonials rout Penguins

Colonial Talk: Consistent rebounding and scoring helps Colonials rout Penguins

Matt Kurtik

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Robert Morris women’s basketball notched their third win of their 2017-18 season Wednesday night against the Youngstown State Penguins to bring their overall record to 3-3. The Colonials routed the Penguins 84-52. Here are a few takeaways from today’s match up versus Youngstown State. Slow S...

Colonials ice the ‘Guins

Colonials ice the ‘Guins

Samuel Anthony, @Sentry_Anthony

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Jocelynne Jones and the rest of her Colonials squad dominated the Penguins of Youngstown State in an 84-52 victory on Wednesday night. It was a matchup which saw all nine players from RMU score, four of whom reached double digits. But it was Jones who was the standout player of the night as she...