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Weekend Round-Up: 4/19/19 – 4/21/19

Weekend Round-Up: 4/19/19 – 4/21/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

April 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Weekend Round-ups

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As the end of the 2018-19 school year approaches, the spring sports teams are starting to make a push for NEC tournament. Here is this week’s round-up to update you on what has happened in Robert Morris sports. 4/20/19: Men’s Lacrosse: Robert Morris - 20; Bryant - 16 RMU men...

Riverhounds extend unbeaten streak, despite pouring rain

Riverhounds extend unbeaten streak, despite pouring rain

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant

April 20, 2019


Filed under Pittsburgh Riverhounds, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH-- After a weather delay of an hour, the game between the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and Saint Louis FC was able to get underway at Highmark Stadium. The game ended with a 0-0 draw. On the delayed start time, goalkeeper Ben Lundgaard said “it does (affect us), especially since we came out here...

Chris Coalmon entering transfer portal

Chris Coalmon entering transfer portal

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

April 20, 2019


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

Chris Coalmon will be entering the transfer portal as first reported by Pittsburgh Sports Now. MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men's basketball team will be losing another player this offseason. Chris Coalmon will be entering the NCAA transfer portal after two years with Robert Morris. Coalmon av...

Men’s lacrosse looks to continue hot streak against Bryant

Men’s lacrosse looks to continue hot streak against Bryant

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant

April 20, 2019


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

SMITHFIELD, R.I.-- After winning their last four games, the Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (5-7, 2-2 NEC) is back in action on Saturday as they travel to Rhode Island to take on the Bryant Bulldogs (3-9, 1-4 NEC). This will be the Colonials second to last NEC game, facing Hobart on April 27 at ...

Preview: Women’s lacrosse travels to Brooklyn, looking to continue dominance of Blackbirds

Preview: Women’s lacrosse travels to Brooklyn, looking to continue dominance of Blackbirds

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant

April 20, 2019


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

BROOKLYN, NY-- The Colonials women's lacrosse team (9-4, 2-2 NEC) is back in action on Saturday as they travel to Brooklyn to take on the Blackbirds (6-8, 3-1 NEC). In 12 career meetings between the two teams, the Colonials lead the series 11-1, including winning 11 in a row. Recapping RMU Robert Mo...

Preview: Track honors tradition at fifth straight JMU Invitational

Preview: Track honors tradition at fifth straight JMU Invitational

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant

April 20, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Track And Field

HARRISONBURG, Va.-- After a strong performance at last week's Mason Spring Invite, the Robert Morris track and field team is back in action as they travel to the JMU Invitational, hosted by the Dukes of James Madison. At last week's Mason Spring Invite, the Colonials were led by the French sophom...

Preview: Women’s lacrosse look to pummel Pioneers

Preview: Women’s lacrosse look to pummel Pioneers

Adam Melluso, Contributor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Lacrosse

FAIRFIELD, Conn.-- The Robert Morris women's lacrosse team (8-4, 1-2 NEC) will look to square up their Northeast Conference record this coming Thursday afternoon on the road. They prepare to embark on their final two road games of the regular season starting with a showdown out in Connecticut agains...

Colonials get crushed by the Golden Flashes

Colonials get crushed by the Golden Flashes

Delenn Poe, Contributor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

KENT, Oh.-- Robert Morris softball (13-30, 4-4NEC) took a break for NEC play and headed to Kent State, home of the Golden Flashes (21-20, 8-4 MAC) on Wednesday, April, 17th. These two games were not the best showings for the Colonials, with losses of 11-3 in five innings in the first game, and 7-0 in...

Golf finishes 11th in penultimate tournament of the year

Golf finishes 11th in penultimate tournament of the year

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Golf, Sports, Sports Showcase

SPRINGBORO, Oh.-- In preparation for the NEC Championships, the Robert Morris golf team (+330) finished 11th out of 12 teams at the Wright State Invitational this past weekend with a score of +54. Winning the tournament were the Tigers of Wittenberg University, who finished 33 shots clear of the Col...

Colonials softball team travel to take on the Kent State Golden Flashes

Colonials softball team travel to take on the Kent State Golden Flashes

Delenn Poe, Contributor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase

KENT, Oh.-- The Robert Morris softball team (13-28, 4-4 NEC) takes a break from conference play to take on the Kent State Golden Flashes (19-20, 8-4 MAC) on Wednesday, April 17th at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The last games for the Colonials were against the Wagner Seahawks, who split their games with the Colonia...