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Top five RMU sports stories of 2018

Top five RMU sports stories of 2018

Samuel Anthony

January 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

As the end of the 2018 year comes around, it is time for RMU Sentry Media to reflect on the year that was, all the biggest moments and some of the most shocking defeats. But what 2018 did give us was some of the most thrilling and feel-good stories which will forever be etched in RMU history forever. So...

Weekend Round-up: 12/28/18 – 12/30/18

Weekend Round-up: 12/28/18 – 12/30/18

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

December 31, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Weekend Round-ups

Here is a quick round-up on the games that RMU Sentry Media couldn't get a reporter to. 12/30/18: Men’s Hockey: RMU - 3; AIC - 1 On the day before New Year’s Eve, the Robert Morris Colonials (8-9-1, 7-6-1 AHC) were able to salvage the second game of a weekend set when they defeated the ...

Robert Morris falls in non-conference finale

Robert Morris falls in non-conference finale

Luke Yost

December 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris (3-8) played host to the Dukes of James Madison (8-3) in the last game of the NAC in 2018. The final score read Dukes 57, Robert Morris 36. To paraphrase New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, “Christmas comes at an inconvenient time right in the middle of the...

Strong third period not enough as Yellow Jackets sting Colonials

Strong third period not enough as Yellow Jackets sting Colonials

Samuel Anthony

December 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

SPRINGFIELD, Ma. -- In a game defined by the ability of the Yellow Jackets to respond quickly to any adversity, the Robert Morris Colonials (7-9-1, 6-6-1 AHC) fell to the AIC Yellow Jackets (8-7-1, 8-4-1 AHC) by the score of 4-3 after a late power-play goal effectively put the game away.This marks just the s...

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 29, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (5-8) defeated the Hood Blazers (7-6 D-III) by the score of 108-51, the fourth highest point total in program history. The win ended a five-game losing streak for the Colonials and comes on the heels of an impressive performance against ACC Lo...

Preview: Robert Morris returns to action against James Madison

Preview: Robert Morris returns to action against James Madison

Gregory Sutton

December 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris (3-7) is set to tip off against James Madison (7-3) after 12 days of rest for the holidays. The Colonials won their past two games after losing six in a row. While their opponent, the James Madison Dukes, won their last game but dropped the two prior to that, one of wh...

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to break losing streak against Hood

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to break losing streak against Hood

David Auth, Contributor

December 29, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- RMU Colonials men’s basketball (4-8) is back from a brief Christmas break this Saturday at home against the Hood College Blazers (7-4 D-III). The Colonials are on a five-game losing streak that has lasted almost an entire month and is one they are looking to break against a sound ...

Preview: Men’s hockey looks to sting Yellow Jackets

Preview: Men’s hockey looks to sting Yellow Jackets

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

December 29, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase

SPRINGFIELD, Ma. -- After a three-week holiday vacation, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (7-8-1, 6-5-1 AHC) restarts their season this weekend as they visit the AIC Yellow Jackets (7-7-1, 7-4-1 AHC). The first game is Saturday, December 29 at 7:05 p.m., while the second game is Sunday, Decemb...

RMU men’s lacrosse announces 2019 schedule

RMU men’s lacrosse announces 2019 schedule

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

December 29, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The RMU men’s lacrosse team has recently announced their finalized schedule for the 2019 regular season. Coming off a spectacular 2018 season in which Robert Morris went to the Northeast Conference championship and the NCAA tournament, RMU will be looking to repeat the history of tha...

Colonials sign JUCO transfer lineman on Christmas Eve

Colonials sign JUCO transfer lineman on Christmas Eve

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

December 27, 2018


Filed under Football, Football Recruiting, Recruiting, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP— After bringing in seven new future Colonials on Early Signing day Dec. 19, the Robert Morris football team earned their eighth signing in the past week with the commitment of Junior College transfer offensive lineman Trevor Renfro. Renfro comes from Mesa Community College in Mesa, Ari...