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Colonials to host Ontario Tech at Johnstown’s 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial

Colonials to host Ontario Tech at Johnstown’s 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

September 11, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Despite not playing in the Three Rivers Classic this year, the Robert Morris men's hockey team will once again have a game at a neutral-site location. The Colonials will face off in an exhibition game against the Ontario Tech Ridgebacks at the historic 1st Summit Arena at Cambria Count...

Chris King talks about improving the Robert Morris athletics brand

Chris King talks about improving the Robert Morris athletics brand

Logan Carney, Digital Content Manager

September 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris's new director of athletics, Chris King, is driven to improve the individual brand of all 16 sport teams at Robert Morris University. King looks to accomplish this through a larger presence in Pittsburgh and increased student-engagement at Robert Morris. RMU Sentry Media ...

Former scoring leader Cruthers returns to men’s hockey as assistant coach

Former scoring leader Cruthers returns to men’s hockey as assistant coach

Adam Melluso, Contributor

July 24, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP --One of the most dynamic and prolific scorers in Robert Morris men's hockey history is back on the bench at Neville Island, but this time he's trading in his helmet, skates and pads for a whiteboard and pen. The RMU men's hockey team announced via their Twitter account Monday aftern...

Opinion: Colonials will not miss Three Rivers Classic

Opinion: Colonials will not miss Three Rivers Classic

Jonathan Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

July 3, 2019

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own.  PITTSBURGH -- After the release of the 2019-20 schedule for the Robert Morris men's hockey team, one major item seems to be missing; the Three Rivers Classic, which has been held every year since 2012. With the tournament...

RMU men’s hockey releases schedule, no Three Rivers Classic in 2019-2020

RMU men’s hockey releases schedule, no Three Rivers Classic in 2019-2020

Logan Carney, Digital Content Manager

July 2, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- On Tuesday, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team released their 2019-2020 schedule and for the first time since the 2011-2012 season, there will be no midseason hockey tournament in Pittsburgh. “With the decline in attendance at the Three Rivers Classic in recent years, all of the...

Francis Marotte to transfer to Clarkson

Francis Marotte to transfer to Clarkson

Jon Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

May 20, 2019

UPDATE: May 20 - 8:30 p.m. RMU Sentry Media has confirmed the Pittsburgh Hockey Digest report that Justin Kapelmaster has been added by Robert Morris on a graduate transfer. Last year for Ferris State, Kapelmaster started 12 games, finishing with a .903 save percentage and a 3.52 GAA, along with a 1-...

Men’s hockey adds two more recruits to 2019-2020 class

Men’s hockey adds two more recruits to 2019-2020 class

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

April 9, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- On Tuesday morning, the Robert Morris men's hockey team announced via Twitter, that they have two new players joining them for the 2019-2020 season. The recruits are Santeri Hartikainen of the Corpus Christi IceRays (NAHL) and Bradley Stonnell of the Drumheller Dragons (AJHL). Each playe...

Michael Louria signs with Tulsa Oilers in ECHL

Michael Louria signs with Tulsa Oilers in ECHL

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...

Alex Tonge signs ATO with Florida Everblades

Alex Tonge signs ATO with Florida Everblades

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 27, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- Robert Morris men's hockey player Alex Tonge will continue his hockey career after college as he has signed an amateur tryout contract with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL. The Everblades are located in the Fort Myers suburb of Estero and are the affiliate of the NHL's Carolina Hurric...

Christensen, AIC end men’s hockey’s season in Overtime

Christensen, AIC end men’s hockey’s season in Overtime

Adam Melluso

March 22, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (16-22-2, 11-15-2 AHA) was looking to pull off a huge upset on Friday afternoon at Harborcenter in downtown Buffalo as they took on the AIC Yellow Jackets (21-16-1, 18-9-1 AHA) in the first of two semifinals in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey Association Conferenc...