The news site of Robert Morris University

RMU Sentry Media

The news site of Robert Morris University

RMU Sentry Media

The news site of Robert Morris University

RMU Sentry Media

All content by Sarah Heastings
Photo credit: David Auth

RMU sweeps RIT with 5-2 win

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 12, 2017

The Robert Morris University Colonials women’s ice hockey team beat the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers 5-2 to sweep their two-game series on Sat., Nov. 11 at the RMU Island Sports Center. With a 6-1 win against the Tigers already in the...

Photo credit: David Auth

Colonials earn win in home opener against Tigers

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 11, 2017

The Robert Morris University Colonials women’s ice hockey team won their home opener against the RIT Tigers Friday night at the RMU Island Sports Center.The Colonials stunned the visiting Tigers, blowing away the competition 6-1. RMU said that the...

Photo credit: Samuel Anthony

A shutout for senior night

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 18, 2017
Robert Morris shuts out CHA rival Penn State 2-0 in an emotional final home game.
Photo credit: Katey Ladika

No. 8 RMU sweeps RIT in conference series

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 11, 2017
The Robert Morris University Colonials (19-3-6) defeat the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers (6-22-2) 5-2 to sweep the conference series.
Robert Morris blows out Tigers 4-1

Robert Morris blows out Tigers 4-1

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 11, 2017
The Robert Morris University Colonials (18-3-6) defeat conference rival the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers (6-21-2) 4-1 on Friday, Feb. 10.
Photo credit: Matt Merlino

Colonials keep rolling

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings January 26, 2017
The Robert Morris University women's ice hockey team currently sits atop of the College Hockey America conference for the first time in team history.
Photo credit: Dominique Murray

No. 7 Robert Morris clinches win over conference rival Lindenwood

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings January 15, 2017
RMU pulls out a decisive 5-2 victory against LU.

No. 7 Colonials suffer second loss of season to Lindenwood

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings January 14, 2017
The Colonials suffered their second loss of the season, 2-1, to the Lindenwood University Lions.
Photo credit: Sarah Heastings

Amanda Polk: Pittsburgh’s newest gold medalist

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings January 9, 2017
RMU Sentry Media's own Sarah Heastings sat down for an exclusive interview with the Steel City’s first ever gold medal rower.
Photo credit: Noah Simpson

Robert Morris upsets reigning CHA champions Mercyhurst

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 30, 2016
The Robert Morris University Colonials pull off an impressive victory over the reigning CHA conference champions Mercyhurst University Lakers.
Undefeated, yet unsatisfied

Undefeated, yet unsatisfied

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 16, 2016
While they are undefeated in the regular season, the Colonials manage only a tie in their second contest against the Catamounts.
Photo credit: Dominique Murray

Staying alive

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 16, 2016
The Robert Morris University Colonials remain undefeated with a win over the University of Vermont Catamounts.
RMU battled to a 3-3 tie against Clarkson thanks to a late regulation score from Kristen Welsh.

Women’s Ice Hockey RMU vs RPI

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 10, 2016

[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="61" gal_title="Womens Ice Hockey: RMU vs RPI"]

Photo credit: Sarah Heastings

RMU ends the weekend with a tie

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 9, 2016
The RMU Colonials tie their second game of the season against the RPI Engineers with a score of 1-1.
Photo credit: Sarah Heastings

There’s no place like home

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 9, 2016

The Robert Morris University women’s ice hockey team won its first regular season home game on Oct. 7. Robert Morris outscored their opponent, RPI, 6-3. As soon as the puck hit the ice, RMU was on fire. Showing their dominance and aggression early...

Womens Ice Hockey: RMU vs Toronto

Women’s Ice Hockey: RMU vs Toronto

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings September 25, 2016

[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="52" gal_title="Womens Ice Hockey: RMU vs Toronto"]

Photo credit: Sarah Heastings

Women’s hockey off to strong start with exhibition victory

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings September 25, 2016
The Robert Morris University Colonials dazzled at home with a decisive 2-0 victory over the Toronto Aeros.
RMU defeated Penn State to remain undefeated so far this season against CHA opponents.

Women’s hockey preview: Colonials set to embark on new journey

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings September 22, 2016
Robert Morris University's women’s hockey team kicks off what looks to be another phenomenal year with an exhibition match against the Toronto Aeros.
Colonials tie series 1-1 with a victory over Lindenwood

Colonials tie series 1-1 with a victory over Lindenwood

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 28, 2016

The Robert Morris University Colonials (16-15-5) tied their opening playoff series 1-1 with a 3-1 victory over the Lindenwood University Lions (9-23-4) on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 84 Lumber Arena. In the best-of-three series, the stakes were...

Captain Ashley Vesci, one of three Colonials who played their last regular season home game vs. RIT.

That’s a wrap!

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 21, 2016

In their final regular season game of the 2015-16 season, the Robert Morris University Colonials (15-14-5, 7-9-4) were able to force overtime against the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers (8-25-1, 4-15-1), but dropped the game in overtime. Before...

RMUs late game surge lifted them to there tenth win of the season.

Ending the drought

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 20, 2016

In the second to last game of the season, the Robert Morris University Colonials (15-13-5, 7-8-4) broke their four game losing streak with a 2-0 shutout win over the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers (7-25-1, 3-15-1) at 84 Lumber Arena. Getting...

The taste of defeat

The taste of defeat

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings February 6, 2016

The Robert Morris University Colonials hosted the Mercyhurst University Lakers on Feb. 5 at 84 Lumber Arena, and in a heated battle, the Lakers upset the Colonials 4-0. The first period started off strong. Play was even, with both teams exchanging...

Unanswered: Robert Morris skates to victory over Lindenwood

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings January 30, 2016

Robert Morris University played host to Lindenwood on Friday January 29, 2016 at the 84 Lumber Arena in Pittsburgh, PA. In a whopping 5-2 victory, the Colonials scored five unanswered goals to seal the deal. Though Lindenwood scored two unanswered...

A shutout for RMU caps off stellar weekend

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 30, 2015
Robert Morris shuts out Maine 3-0.

Role reversal

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 30, 2015
RMU comes back after tough loss to find victory over Maine, 5-1.

In the face of defeat

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 15, 2015
The Colonials face a tough lost to the Nittany Lions, 5-1.
Its a draw

It’s a draw

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings November 14, 2015
After a well fought battle, the Colonials end up in a tie with the Nittany Lions, 1-1.
Make it two for RMU

Make it two for RMU

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 11, 2015
The Colonials make it two straight wins with another victory over Merrimack.
Robert Morris crushes Merrimack in home opener, 6-1

Robert Morris crushes Merrimack in home opener, 6-1

Sarah Heastings and Sarah Heastings October 10, 2015

The Robert Morris University Colonials notched their first win of the season at their home opener against the Merrimack Warriors, rising to a record of 1-3-1 overall. Coming off two disappointing away losses to Colgate University, Robert Morris was...