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Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

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Nick Hedderick and Jonathan Hanna

January 23, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. As another semester begins here at Robert Morris University, winter sports are in full swing, while spring sports are just around the corner. With all of this in mind, let's take a look at three bold predictions for this upc...

Preview: Colonial open season against Michigan Tech

The Robert Morris men's hockey team discusses a play during a game against Niagara Nov. 2, 2018. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

Adam Melluso, Contributor

October 5, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (0-0) will look to start their next chapter in NCAA Division I hockey off on the right foot as they take on WCHA powerhouse Michigan Tech (0-0) in a back-to-back weekend series to kick off the 2019-20 campaign at Colonials Arena on Saturday night ...

Preview: Men’s hockey positioned to surprise in Atlantic Hockey

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Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

October 3, 2019

After a strong finish to the 2018-19 season, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team is hoping for an Atlantic Hockey record seventh straight semi-finals appearance, and beyond. This year, the Colonials were projected to finish seventh in Atlantic Hockey, which is one place higher than they finished last...

Michael Louria signs with Tulsa Oilers in ECHL

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Michael Louria heads up the ice against Niagara on  November 2, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media

Jack O'Brien, Contributor

April 4, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- Last week, many saw Robert Morris' own Alex Tonge sign with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL, but Tonge would not be the only Colonial to continue playing at the pro level. On Tuesday, Michael Louria signed a deal with the Tulsa Oilers of the ECHL. Louria made his ECHL debut on Tuesday...

Weekend Preview: Men’s hockey looks to end regular season strong against Lakers

PITTSBURGH -- The Colonials celebrate a victory over RIT (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media).

Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 1, 2019

ERIE, Pa. -- The Robert Morris University men's hockey team (10-20-2, 9-15-2 AHA) will look to finish their Atlantic Hockey regular season campaign on a strong note as they host their I-79 arch-rival the Mercyhurst Lakers (13-16-5, 11-11-4 AHA) in the first game of a home-and-home between the two te...

Preview: Men’s hockey travels to the Nickel City to take on Canisius

Preview: Men's hockey travels to the Nickel City to take on Canisius

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris Colonials men’s hockey team (8-13-1, 7-8-1 AHA) travels to the HarborCenter in downtown Buffalo, New York this weekend to take on the Canisius Golden Griffins (8-11-2, 5-9-1 AHA). Last year, the Colonials and Griffins split the season series, with the Colonials winnin...

Preview: RMU men’s hockey team looks to sink Lakers

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Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

November 23, 2018

ERIE, Pa. -- On a week's rest after being swept in their last series by the no. 6 ranked Penn State Nittany Lions (9-2, 1-1 Big Ten), the Robert Morris Colonials men’s hockey team (3-6-1, 2-3-1 AHC) are set to play a home-and-home with the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-5-2, 3-2-1 AHC). The Lakers earned one vo...

Friday night showdown sees RMU tie Army

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Owen Krepps, Contributor

October 20, 2018

Moon Township, Pa.- A playoff-like game against rival West Point Army (1-2-1, 0-0-1 Atlantic Hockey) resulted in an unsatisfying 2-2 tie for the Robert Morris University Colonials men's hockey team (1-1-1, 0-0-1 Atlantic Hockey) at Colonials Arena on Friday night. Three goals were tallied in the first...

Quick hits: Colonials draw even with Army

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Owen Krepps, Contributor

October 20, 2018

The Robert Morris men's hockey team (1-1-1 overall, 0-0-1 AHA) began its ninth season in the Atlantic Hockey Association (AHA) with a 2- 2 tie against the rival Army Black Knights (1-2-1 overall, 0-0-1 AHA) at home in Colonial Arena Friday night. Why it happened Both teams tallied mid-first perio...