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Offense shines as Colonials fall to Flyers in season opener

Offense shines as Colonials fall to Flyers in season opener

Samuel Anthony

September 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Despite falling 49-28 to the Dayton Flyers, the Robert Morris Colonials put up their best offensive performance in almost five years led by three touchdowns from quarterback Jimmy Walker. While it was not the result that the Colonials wanted, there was a lot to be happy about to open the 2018 season...

Culture Shock! Previewing the RMU football season

Culture Shock! Previewing the RMU football season

Nick Hedderick, Reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

It is hard to believe, but the Robert Morris football season is upon us. The Colonials will take on the Flyers of Dayton this Saturday. Not only will this be the first game of the new season, but it will be the first game under new head coach Bernard Clark, Jr. Last year, Robert Morris finished the...

Carney’s Corner: Bernard Clark should get as many chances as John Banaszak

Carney’s Corner: Bernard Clark should get as many chances as John Banaszak

Logan Carney, Sports Manager/Columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Carney's Corner, Football, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Rome wasn’t built in a day. That’s probably the most overused expression when urging someone to be patient, but in this case, that expression is meaningful. It’s meaningful because there is a new head coach who patrols the sidelines for Robert Morris’s once proud football program. The Colonials...

Coach Bernard Clark builds his ‘Colonial Culture’

Coach Bernard Clark builds his ‘Colonial Culture’

Samuel Anthony

August 28, 2018


Filed under Football, Football Features, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

It's a long road to a championship season, and even longer for a Robert Morris football squad that has not even seen a winning season since its 2010 NEC championship run. But first-year head coach Bernard Clark and his revamped coaching staff look to change the tides, and the perspectives of what might...

Carney’s Corner: The state of Robert Morris football

Carney’s Corner: The state of Robert Morris football

Logan Carney, @SentryCarney

November 3, 2017


Filed under Carney's Corner, Football, Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Earlier in the season, I predicted that the Robert Morris Colonials would finish within the top three in the Northeast Conference. I cited their strong defense, seemingly improved offense and the weak NEC as reasons for this prediction. I definitely did not think that they wouldn’t even finish around...

Jimmy Walker is the key for Robert Morris

Jimmy Walker is the key for Robert Morris

Logan Carney

September 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

After watching Jimmy Walker escape the pocket and make plays like a young Ben Roethlisberger, the perspective on this team changed. No longer are the running backs the key to this offense. While the running backs are still a talented bunch, it is the quarterback play of Jimmy Walker that will make or...

Robert Morris brings home the shutout win

Robert Morris brings home the shutout win

Samuel Anthony

September 16, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

On homecoming day, the Robert Morris Colonials brought home the 23-0 win over the Virginia Military Institute Keydets. On the first play from scrimmage, Jimmy Walker tosses a dime to wide receiver Warren Robinson, all the way to the VMI 29-yard line, to make a statement to the Keydets that the Colonials...

Whatever it takes

Whatever it takes

Samuel Anthony

September 7, 2017


Filed under Colonial Sports Center (CSC), Football, Football Features, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

"They (the doctors) were talking to my mom and they said 'he has serious trauma to his finger. We're looking at a shattered finger possible amputation," said Robert Morris running back Cole Blake. "And instantly my heart rate went up to like 160," said Blake. The red shirt junior running back is d...

RMU upsets Dayton

RMU upsets Dayton

Samuel Anthony

September 2, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

In stunning fashion, off the foot of freshman kicker Nick Bisceglia and with four seconds remaining, the Robert Morris football team upset one of the winningest teams in the FCS, the Dayton Flyers, by the final score of 13-10. It was a game and a season that appeared to already have the Colonials...