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Renae Mohracher scored three goals this past week, including scoring two late goals in the draw against St. Bonaventure

Renae Mohrbacher Named Offensive Player of the Week

Samuel Goldberg
September 5, 2023

The Horizon League announced that sophomore Renae Mohrbacher has won the conference's Offensive Player of the Week honors. This is the third time in as many weeks a Colonial has been named for a Player of the Week award. The...

Malia Kearns attempts to dribble around a Mountaineer defender in their 1-1 draw on Thursday

Colonials play hard to a draw against Mount St. Mary’s

Kevin Plowcha
August 25, 2022

Robert Morris (2-0-1) took on Mount St. Mary's (0-0-2) at the North Athletic Complex on Thursday afternoon. This was the third game of a four-game homestand to open the season. But after 90 minutes of play, the game ended in a draw. The Colonials had two golden opportunities...

Natalie Villaflor looks for a lane against IUPUI. Photo credit: Gabriella Rankin

Natalie Villaflor commits to Mount St. Mary’s

Michael Deemer
April 5, 2022

Senior guard/forward Natalie Villaflor has committed to Mount St. Mary’s, she announced via social media earlier in the week. Villaflor confirmed with Colonial Sports Network that she will be joining the Mountaineers for the upcoming season. Villaflor averaged 4.6 points,...

Despite a solid night from Rasheem Dunn, the Colonials fell to Mount St. Marys. Photo credit: Tyler Gallo

Robert Morris blows 14-point second-half lead, falls to the Mount in OT

Michael Deemer
November 20, 2021

MOON TOWNSHIP– After a rocky start for Robert Morris (0-4), they returned to the UPMC Events Center for the first time this year. Despite a double-digit lead at the half, RMU fell to its old NEC foe Mount St. Mary's (2-3) 74-70 in overtime. Their return meant that fans are...

Mens basketball will take part in an MTE in Kentucky. Photo Credit: Tyler Gallo/Colonial Sports Network

Colonials to participate in Kentucky Multi-Team Event

Ethan Morrison
July 9, 2021

LEXINGTON, Ky.-- On Tuesday afternoon, it was announced that Robert Morris would take on Kentucky on November 12 for the first time since 2013. This morning, college basketball insider Jon Rothstein reported that Kentucky will headline a multi-team event that will include the...

Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene

Women’s basketball faces toughest test of the season in Emmitsburg

Austin Bechtold, Contributor
March 2, 2020

EMMITSBURG, MD-- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (20-7, 15-1 NEC) will face their toughest game of the season on Monday night against the team directly below them in the standings. The Mount St. Mary Mountaineers (19-9, 14-2 NEC) hosts the Colonials in a battle to...

PHILADELPHIA - Josh Williams drives to the hoop against Drexel on 12/01/18. (Photo Credit: David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

Men’s Basketball Season Preview: Toole enters his tenth season as head coach

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director
November 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The 10th season of the Andy Toole Era for Robert Morris men's basketball starts this Thursday with the Colonials traveling 278.8 miles to take on Marshall University. Coach Toole enters his tenth season with the second-best winning percentage among current NEC...

Preview: Womens lacrosse looks to sweep weekend in first NEC action

Preview: Women’s lacrosse looks to sweep weekend in first NEC action

Tyler Gallo and Tyler Gallo
April 5, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU women's lacrosse team (7-2) will commence their NEC season when they travel to face Wagner (7-2) on Friday and Mount St. Mary's (8-2) on Sunday. All three teams will be beginning their NEC schedule during this weekend series. RECAPPING RMU: RMU takes...

Photo credit: Avin Patel

Preview: Robert Morris looks for support from crowd in conference home opener against Mount St. Mary’s

Ryan Giacobbi and Ryan Giacobbi
March 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- RMU men’s lacrosse (1-6, 0-1 NEC) continues Northeast Conference play on Saturday when they return to Joe Walton Stadium to host the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (4-5, 1-0 NEC) in the conference home opener after losing against the Sacred Heart University...

Esther Castedo hits clutch three late in the NEC championship game. March 17, 2019 Moon Township, PA (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media)

Freshman Castedo proves to be unlikely postseason hero heading into NCAA tournament

Samuel Anthony and Samuel Anthony
March 20, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — It is those truly impactful moments in a game when everything seems to move in slow motion. In a basketball game, the ball leaves the hands of the shooter as it seems to spend an eternity in mid-air. For the Robert Morris Colonials, the shot came out of the...