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Men’s hockey loses 7-0 after rough first period

Men’s hockey loses 7-0 after rough first period

Owen Krepps, Contributor

October 7, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- After a hard-fought first game of the season against the Michigan Tech Huskies (2-0) that ended in a 2-1 overtime loss, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (0-2) looked for revenge coming into Sunday afternoon's game. Unfortunately, the Colonials did not get said revenge as they lost the...

Preview: Colonial open season against Michigan Tech

Preview: Colonial open season against Michigan Tech

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

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

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...

Opposing players to watch for the 2019 men’s hockey season

Opposing players to watch for the 2019 men’s hockey season

Jonathan Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

September 30, 2019

After the release of the 2019-20 Robert Morris men's hockey team schedule, the intrigue of the potential NHLers that may come through the doors on Neville Island got to me. So, similar to last year, I went through and found the NHL prospects and bloodlines that the Colonials will face this year. Atlantic Hockey Con...

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-...