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Big South, Colonials football postponed to spring of 2021

Thomas Ognibene

Jonathan Hanna, CSN Sports Editor

August 12, 2020

On Wednesday, with the health of student athletes as it's top priority, the Big South Conference announced that it will be delaying all fall sports, with the hopes of playing in the spring of 2021. With Robert Morris leaving the NEC earlier in the year, and set to join the Big South in the fall of 2021;...

Army marches over Colonials on Hockey Fights Cancer night

Photo credit: Jonathan Hanna

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Hosting their first annual Hockey Fights Cancer weekend against Army West Point (12-5, 10-5 AHC), the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (7-8-2, 7-5-2 AHC) was unable to come up with the victory, losing 4-0 to the Black Knights. Before the game started, Robert Morris honored former c...

Strong third period spoils Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss”

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Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 7, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- On Friday, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team (9-6-2, 4-1) hosted CHA rivals Mercyhurst (10-4-1, 5-0) on what was the Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss” night. Unfortunately for the Colonials, the third period was not “beary” sweet to them, as the Lakers scored four goals and b...

Grant Hebert sidelined with concussion

Grant Hebert sidelined with concussion

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

December 5, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After sustaining a hit to the head during Saturday’s game against Mercyhurst (2-4-1, 4-8-1 AHC), Robert Morris men’s hockey (7-2-2, 7-5-2 AHC) forward Grant Hebert will be out indefinitely with a concussion, per RMU Men’s Hockey Twitter. The sophomore forward from St. Andrew’s West, ...

Granger’s huge night leads to Colonials win and more

Photo credit: Michael Sciulli

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

November 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- On a cold November evening, the Robert Morris volleyball team (23-3, 13-0) hosted the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (12-13 8-5), looking not only to stay undefeated in Northeast Conference play but also win their first NEC Regular Season title since 2008. That is exactly what ...

Colonials begin the quest for another trip to the NCAA Tournament

The RMU Women's Basketball team huddles up during the media timeout. Moon Twp, PA Jan. 28, 2019. (RMU Sentry Media/Samuel Anthony)

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

November 5, 2019

FORT WORTH, TX.-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team heads to the Lone Star State on Tuesday to take on the Horned Frogs of TCU. Last season, the Colonials were able to defeat Saint Francis 65-54 in the NEC Championship game before losing to no. 1 Louisville in the first round of the NCAA Tour...

Review: Airbourne’s “Boneshaker”

Review: Airbourne's

Jonathan Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

November 1, 2019

Australian rock group Airbourne released their fifth studio album, titled “Boneshaker,” on Friday. The last album released by the group was 2016’s “Breakin’ Outta Hell," which reached the number-three spot on both Austria’s Ö3 Austria Top 40 charts and Germany’s GfK Entertainment Offizielle...

Kapelmaster’s great performance leads Colonials to shutout win over Bentley

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

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

October 11, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- After a disappointing 0-2 start in their season-opening series against Michigan Tech (2-1, 0-1 WCHA), the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (1-2, 1-0 AHA) was back in action against the Bentley Falcons (0-1, 0-1 AHA). Justin Kapelmaster made 35 saves and Nick Prkusic scored a self-record tw...

Colonials drop heartbreaker to no. 2 Minnesota in overtime

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Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

October 11, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- After a week’s rest, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team (2-1) was back in action Friday afternoon as they took on the no. 2 Minnesota Golden Gophers (5-0). Despite a strong performance and taking the Gophers to overtime, the Colonials dropped the game by a score of 4-3. Although...

Preview: Colonials look to rebound at Tom Tontimonia Invitational.

Preview: Colonials look to rebound at Tom Tontimonia Invitational.

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

October 7, 2019

WESTLAKE, OH. -- After a week long break, the Robert Morris golf team is back in action at the Tom Tontimonia Invitational in Westlake, Ohio. Two weeks ago, the Colonials finished tenth out of 12 teams at the NKU Fall Collegiate Classic in Union, Kentucky. For the tournament this weekend, the Col...