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Preview: Volleyball heads to Maryland for Henson’s Hawk Invitational

Preview: Volleyball heads to Maryland for Henson’s Hawk Invitational

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

September 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The 2019 season has been so far, so good for the RMU volleyball team. For the first time ever, Robert Morris has started the season 7-0 and they will try to keep that streak going when they take on the Hampton Pirates, Rider Broncs, and Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks at the Henson’s H...

Volleyball beats Duquesne for first time in over a decade

Volleyball beats Duquesne for first time in over a decade

Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

September 11, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris Colonials volleyball team is off to a tremendous start this year. They were 6-0 on the year as they headed into their matchup on Tuesday. Only 32 other teams have this type of achievement so far this year. However, their opponents were a team they have not beaten since...

Volleyball looks to continue strong start against Steel City rivals Duquesne

Volleyball looks to continue strong start against Steel City rivals Duquesne

Zachary Somma, Contributor

September 10, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris volleyball team (6-0) looks to continue their dominant start to the season against their rival, the Duquesne Dukes (2-4) when they visit the UPMC Events Center on Tuesday. Recapping RMU The Colonials come home after a road trip to Kent, Ohio, where they swept their ma...

Preview: Women’s volleyball takes on Golden Flashes Classic

Preview: Women’s volleyball takes on Golden Flashes Classic

Alexis Davis, Contributor

September 6, 2019

Kent, Oh.-- The Robert Morris women’s volleyball team is currently 3-0 after starting their season just a little under a week ago. The Colonials are looking to keep their record perfect this weekend at the Golden Flashes Classic. They will be taking on Idaho State, Valparaiso, then finishing off th...

Volleyball christens new arena with sweep of Sheraton Invitational

Volleyball christens new arena with sweep of Sheraton Invitational

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

August 31, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend, the RMU Volleyball team (3-0) played in the inaugural sporting event at the brand-new UPMC Events Center, sweeping the RMU Sheraton Invitational by downing Elon, Manhattan College and McNeese State. After sweeping Manhattan 3-0 and playing all five possible sets against Elo...

Preview: Volleyball hosts Sheraton Invitational

Preview: Volleyball hosts Sheraton Invitational

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

August 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women’s volleyball team will begin their season at RMU Sheraton Invitational on Friday and Saturday, hosted in the new UPMC Event Center. The team will host the Manhattan Jaspers, Elon Phoenix, and McNeese State Cowgirls. The Colonials hosted Ball State in a scrim...

Volleyball falls on senior night

Volleyball falls on senior night

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

November 10, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials volleyball team (11-18, 5-9 NEC) took on the Sacred Heart Pioneers (16-9, 9-5 NEC) in an NEC match-up. It was the final match for seniors Taylor Lord, Allie Yurkovich and Liz Campbell at RMU. In the senior night match, RMU battled well in the sets, but lo...

Colonials pick up third straight NEC victory

Colonials pick up third straight NEC victory

Spencer Witt, Contributor

November 10, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (11-17, 5-8) defeated the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (2-27, 0-13) 3-0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-15), winning their third straight match in Northeast Conference play. Robert Morris got off to an early start against the struggling Knights, taking the lead in the ...

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

November 9, 2018

This weekend, the Robert Morris Colonials athletics teams have one of their busiest of the year. Men’s Hockey (Friday, Nov. 9 @ 7:00 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 10 @ 7:05 p.m.) The Robert Morris men’s hockey team (3-4-1, 2-3-1 AHC) will play a home-and-home with the No. 8 ranked Penn State Nittany L...

Volleyball stays alive after defeating Saint Francis in their Dig Pink match

Volleyball stays alive after defeating Saint Francis in their Dig Pink match

Spencer Witt, Contributor

November 3, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (10-17, 4-8 NEC) defeated the Saint Francis Red Flash (4-21 3-9 NEC) b the score of 3-0 (25-21, 25-22, 25-20) at home Friday night to give themselves a two match win streak. The Colonials started out the match with a 5-2 lead in the first set. The Red Fl...