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Maryland rallies late to prevent Colonials upset in NCAA tournament

Maryland rallies late to prevent Colonials upset in NCAA tournament

David Auth

May 13, 2018


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Top Stories

After the Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team finished their 13-4 season, which is also their best season to date. They then moved into the NEC tournament, where they defeated the Bryant Bulldogs in the semifinals. The team would then beat St. Joseph’s 9-8 in overtime off the stick of Sophomore Midfielder...

Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Women’s Lacrosse Playoff Preview

Nick Hedderick

May 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

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...

RMU receives grant money to renovate John Jay center

RMU receives grant money to renovate John Jay center

Malyk Johnson, News Manager

April 25, 2018


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

Robert Morris University has received a $5 million dollar grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation. The grant will go towards renovating the John Jay Center on campus. John Jay Center currently houses the School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science. The school began in 1999 originally with...

Police Blotter 4/17/18-4/23/18

Police Blotter 4/17/18-4/23/18

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, Police Blotter, Top Stories

04/17/18 -Departmental information- The City of Pittsburgh Police Department forwarded an incident that dealt with a student of the University. The information was forwarded to Student Conduct.(closed) 04/17/18 -Lost property- A professor reported losing their University issued keys. A report was...

Robert Morris announces passing of Darcy B. Tannehill

Robert Morris announces passing of Darcy B. Tannehill

Malyk Johnson, News Manager

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

Robert Morris University announced the passing of Darcy B. Tannehill. Tannehill, who was an associate professor of education at Robert Morris, has worked at Robert Morris in various positions since the 1990s, according to the email. After returning to Robert Morris in 2010, Tannehill served as the...

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...