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Weekend Preview: Colonials set to start NEC play against Farleigh Dickinson and Mount St. Mary’s

Weekend Preview: Colonials set to start NEC play against Farleigh Dickinson and Mount St. Mary’s

Christina Kowalski, Assistant Sports Editor

January 3, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP— The Robert Morris University men’s basketball team (5-8) will look to keep things rolling against Fairleigh Dickinson (5-7) and Mount St. Marys (3-10) as they kick off conference play late this week. The Colonials are coming off of their first win since November and with these two upc...

NEC men’s basketball preview

NEC men’s basketball preview

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

January 2, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials start their Northeast Conference (NEC) season on Thursday, January 3rd against Fairleigh Dickinson. Last season, the Colonials finished 6th in the conference standings with a 9-9 record. This all happened after the Colonials started conference play last s...

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...