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A lot has changed in the past two years as almost all of the womens hockey players have gone their separate ways Photo credit: Tyler Gallo

2020-21 Robert Morris Women’s Hockey: Where Are They Now?

Cameron Macariola
March 29, 2023

As the Women's Frozen Four just wrapped up, we look back at just two years ago when the Robert Morris women's hockey team became CHA Champions and made it to the Frozen Four tournament. Following the announcement of disbanding the hockey program the Robert Morris, players would...

Zac Lynch and Brady Ferguson celebrate a goal in 2013. Photo credit: RMU Athletics

RMU Hockey Fans Submit Men’s and Women’s All-Time Teams

Alec Miller
December 21, 2022

With the announcement that men’s and women’s hockey will be returning for the 2023-24 season, fans recently had the opportunity to vote on who they think should be part of the RMU all-time teams. The voting consisted of over 1,000 ballots for the men’s and the women’s...

Boyle snaps a shot against Syracuse in a game against Syracuse on February 27, 2021 Photo credit: Tyler Gallo

#FormerColonialWatch: Michaela Boyle Signs Professional Contract with Buffalo Beauts

Kevin Plowcha
July 13, 2022

Former Robert Morris women's ice hockey forward Michaela Boyle has signed a professional contract with the Buffalo Beauts out of Amherst, New York. Boyle began her collegiate career at Clarkson University, where she was part of the 2017-18 NCAA championship team. Boyle transferred...

Former RMU women’s hockey player Michaela Boyle has been named the Executive Director of the Boston Lady Whalers.

#FormerColonialWatch: Michaela Boyle named Boston Lady Whalers Executive Director

Owen Krepps
September 21, 2021

BOSTON– Former RMU women’s hockey player Michaela Boyle has been named the Executive Director of her former junior league team, the Boston Lady Whalers. The 22-year old will oversee hockey management for the Lady Whalers both on and off the ice. Boyle is still the team's...

Michaela Boyle has transferred to Boston College. Photo Credit: Nathan Breisinger/Colonial Sports Network

Michaela Boyle finds her new home closer to home, transfers to Boston College

Cameron Macariola
July 13, 2021

Days keep going by since the heartbreaking news that RMU would be discontinuing both men's and women's Division I hockey teams. Many players are finding and beginning their new chapters at different programs, and one major voice in the #SaveRMUHockey campaign announced her new...

Michaela Boyle embraces Molly Singewald after her shutout against Sacred Heart. Neville Township, PA 2/20/2021 (Tyler Gallo)

In the blink of an eye

Michaela Boyle
May 28, 2021

“We are sorry to inform you we are cutting both the men’s and women’s hockey programs.” Those words have haunted my mind since May 26th at 1:50 pm when they were first stated to me and my teammates. My name is Michaela Boyle and I was a member of the Women’s Hockey...

The #SaveRMUHockey petition has garnered a crazy amount of support.

#SaveRMUHockey petition reaches over 12,000 supporters

Owen Krepps
May 27, 2021

The bold and brash decision by Robert Morris University yesterday has left a lot of people in shock and raises a lot of questions. How could the university take away two of the most successful programs on campus? Also, why drop this news now on a Wednesday in the middle of the...

Stack the Pads: An update on our NCAA Division 1 Mens and Womens Hockey programs

Stack the Pads: An update on our NCAA Division 1 Men’s and Women’s Hockey programs

In this emergency final episode of Stack the Pads, join Owen Krepps, Nate Breisinger, Jon Hanna, Tyler Gallo, and former RMU hockey players Michaela Boyle, Lexi Templeman, Arielle DeSmet as they discuss the atomic bombshell of news dropped by Robert Morris University today...

Stack the Pads: Maggy Burbidge

Stack the Pads: Maggy Burbidge

Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna
March 9, 2021

RMU women's hockey are CHA Champions and all-tournament MVP Maggy Burbidge joins Owen Krepps and Jon Hanna to discuss the Colonials' third CHA championship as well as the upcoming NCAA tournament.

Womens hockey will begin their season with four straight games against Lindenwood starting on Thursday. Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene

Women’s hockey begins 2020-21 campaign hosting Lindenwood

Alexis Davis
December 3, 2020

NEVILLE TWP, PA -- The women’s hockey team will begin their 2020-21 season with a two-game series against the Lindenwood Lions at Clearview Arena. Puck drop for Thursday’s game is set for 6:05 pm and Friday’s will be at 1:05 pm. The rivals will meet again next week for...