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Colonials set to move on from Ferguson with help from a large freshman class

Colonials set to move on from Ferguson with help from a large freshman class

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

October 17, 2018


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

The Robert Morris men’s hockey team started their season 1-1 as they struggled to hold onto the puck. This past off-season, the Colonials lost Brady Ferguson, their highest scoring player in team history; but they also brought in 11 freshman, one of the largest classes in recent memory. At p...

Buckeyes overpower Colonials in home-and-home series finale

Buckeyes overpower Colonials in home-and-home series finale

Lea Chocolas

October 28, 2017


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

The Robert Morris Colonials lost their third straight game and their second home-and-home game 3-1 against the Ohio State Buckeyes Saturday night. In the first period, both the Colonials and Buckeyes were getting chances, but the pucks weren’t going in. Colonial left-winger Robert Powers had a fantastic...

RMU men’s hockey preview: Picking up where they left off

RMU men’s hockey preview: Picking up where they left off

Michael Sciulli

October 5, 2017


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

Last season, the Robert Morris Colonials men's hockey team finished their campaign with a heartbreaking loss in the Atlantic Hockey Conference Championship. With the 2017-2018 season underway, the Colonials look to have a promising season ahead of them. A major reason for optimism is the returning...

Robillard goes home the hero on senior night

Robillard goes home the hero on senior night

Cj Bakaj

February 18, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The second senior night on ice would be men's hockey against Mercyhurst. The game would end in a poetic fashion with senior and assistant captain Ben Robillard scoring the game-winning goal in a 3-2 Colonials victory.Robillard was close to tears during the post-game interview but didn't hesitate to congra...

Colonials bounce back with Moore scoring

Colonials bounce back with Moore scoring

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

March 13, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

With grandparents in attendance, Timmy Moore put on a show Saturday night, driving Robert Morris to a 4-1 victory over Bentley. Due to the loss the night before, this tied the series and forced a third game Sunday evening. “My family comes from Detroit, four hours away and they're here almost eve...

Despite record, Colonials drop first of playoff series

Despite record, Colonials drop first of playoff series

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

March 11, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Playoff hockey was in full effect at 84 Lumber Arena on Friday evening, and a solemn tone filled the arena later, despite a record being set during the game -- the top-seeded Robert Morris Colonials (21-11-4) fell short, 4-3, against the eighth-seeded Bentley Falcons. “How do you change things? Do you panic? I...

Continued aggression yields shutout win for RMU

Continued aggression yields shutout win for RMU

Joshua Yost, Sports Reporter

February 13, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

After a discussion about effort with Head Coach Derek Schooley last night, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team came out firing, and took a 3-0 victory over Army West Point on Saturday. The score may be the focal point, but with a mostly scoreless game, the focus was mostly on the playoff atmospher...

Arena packed for historic evening

Arena packed for historic evening

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

January 24, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The crowd in 84 Lumber Arena was so thick on Saturday, it looked like a typical Where’s Waldo picture, with people dressed in red RMU touques and black or dark blue winter clothing. They managed to see a historic game, coming in for the free replica jerseys and staying for the game which ended favora...

Colonials struggle late in tie with Mercyhurst

Colonials struggle late in tie with Mercyhurst

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

January 23, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Two casualties highlighted the battles waged in 84 Lumber Arena on Friday evening. While having Military Appreciation night, the Robert Morris Colonials came to tie with the Mercyhurst Lakers, 2-2. Ending in a tie rather than going to a shootout is something special to college hockey alone, and someth...

RMU Hockey trampled by Dartmouth

Samuel Anthony

January 3, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Robert Morris Colonials were handed their worst loss of the season on Saturday night at the hands of the Dartmouth Big Green, 5-1. After what could be considered their biggest wins of the season in the Three Rivers Classic, Robert Morris fizzled out in New Hampshire, getting outshot 37-18, not resem...