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Women’s hockey blanks Lindenwood 3-0

Women’s hockey blanks Lindenwood 3-0

Owen Krepps, Contributor

January 24, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After getting shutout in last Saturday’s game against Syracuse University, (7-15-1, 6-3-1 CHA) the Robert Morris University women’s hockey (14-9-2, 8-3 CHA) got back on track Friday evening with a 3-0 win over Lindenwood University (4-15-3, 2-9 CHA). Freshman goaltender Raygan Kirk stop...

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another weekend of RMU sports has come to a close, and the Colonials found themselves looking at mixed results. Both basketball and ice hockey teams saw action, as well as the women’s track and field team, who participated in their first meet. Men's basketball falls to Merrimack ...

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

January 19, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After splitting the prior two matchups this week, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (9-10-3, 9-6-3 AHC) defeated the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-16-1, 3-12-1 AHC) 5-1 thanks to a strong offensive effort from the blueline. After being held without a goal during even-strength play on Friday n...

Strong third period spoils Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss”

Strong third period spoils Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss”

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...

Men’s hockey swims past Lakers

Men’s hockey swims past Lakers

Luke Yost, Contributor

December 1, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- The Robert Morris Colonials (7-5-2, 7-2-2 AHA) stole two points away from the Mercyhurst University Lakers (4-8-1, 2-4-1 AHA) thanks to the Atlantic Hockey Association’s new overtime rules. Michael Coyne hammered home a puck in the crease, late into the second overtime to give the Colo...

Men’s hockey game against Mercyhurst postponed

Men’s hockey game against Mercyhurst postponed

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 29, 2019

ERIE -- The first game of a home-and-home series against Mercyhurst (4-8, 2-4 AHA) has been rescheduled for January 14th. The Robert Morris men's hockey team (7-5-1, 7-2-1 AHA) was scheduled to face Mercyhurst at 7:05 p.m. on black Friday, before the two teams traveled to Pittsburgh for a game on Sa...

DeSmet, Quaranta send Colonials to CHA championship

DeSmet, Quaranta send Colonials to CHA championship

Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 7, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris women's hockey team defeated Penn State on Thursday to move on to the CHA championship game. They will take on the Syracuse Orange at 4:30 p.m. on Friday. The opening period started and finished as a fierce stalemate with neither side wanting to give up a crucia...

Quick Hits: Colonials staunch defense leads the way to semis victory over PSU

Quick Hits: Colonials staunch defense leads the way to semis victory over PSU

Adam Melluso

March 7, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris women's hockey team looked to continue their quest for a third CHA title as they faced the Penn State Nittany Lions in the semifinals of the CHA Tournament. Through all the crazy action, physicality and goals, let's dive into some key elements that led the way to a ...

Road To Buffalo: 2019 CHA tournament preview

Road To Buffalo: 2019 CHA tournament preview

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

March 6, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. — It is hard to believe, but the college hockey season is quickly approaching the finish line. This week will be the College Hockey America (CHA) Tournament. This tournament will take place at the HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York. The Robert Morris women’s hockey team (15-13-6, 13-4-...

Colonials Senior Night goes better than anyone would have expected

Colonials Senior Night goes better than anyone would have expected

Matt Simkovic, Contributor

March 3, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Colonials (12-20-2) beat the Mercyhurst Lakers (13-18-5) by a score of 4-3 on the Colonial’s senior night. Around the league the stars aligned and due to both Holy Cross and Army losses, the Colonials were able to clinch home ice for the first round of the Atlant...