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Weekend Round-up: 3/22/19 – 3/24/19

Weekend Round-up: 3/22/19 – 3/24/19

Ryan Giacobbi

March 25, 2019


Filed under Other Sports, Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Track And Field

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As Robert Morris has reached the end of winter playoff season, spring sports season has arrived. Here’s what happened for teams on the road this past weekend. 3/22/19 Softball: Robert Morris - 3; Albany - 8 In the first game on day one of the UMBC Retriever Classic against the Uni...

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 23, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

HERSHEY, Pa. — Going into the fourth quarter, Archbishop Wood was up seven and had all the momentum from their previous quarter of offensive dominance. Moon found themselves in the unfamiliar territory of being behind. Moon had led the whole game until midway through the third quarter and had to battl...

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 23, 2019


Filed under Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Track And Field

MORGANTOWN, W.V. -- After a successful winter track season, in which the Robert Morris track and field team finished tied for fifth at the NEC Championships, the team looks to start their outdoor season at the West Virginia Open on the campus of West Virginia University. In the indoor Northeast Confer...

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 2, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

OAKLAND, Pa. — After halftime, the Mars student section rumbled with the "I believe that we will win" chant. At the time Mars was down 14 and winning felt like an improbable outcome. Mars would later come back and make things interesting in the closing minutes of the game. The first quarter start...

Weekend Round-up: 2/8/19 – 2/10/19

Weekend Round-up: 2/8/19 – 2/10/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Track And Field, Women's Hockey

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Many Robert Morris teams played on the road over the course of this past weekend, so here is this week’s round-up to catch you up. 2/8/19: Women’s Hockey: RMU - 5; Penn State - 1 RMU women’s hockey (12-11-4, 10-2-1 CHA) gave the Penn State Nittany Lions (10-12-6, 4-8-1 CHA) the...

Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Moon basketball drops first game in double overtime thriller

Preston Moore, Moon Area Sports Beat Writer

February 2, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Chartiers Valley Colts (15-3, 9-2) hit the road to take on the Moon Area Tigers (16-1, 6-1). The entire game felt like a playoff atmosphere as the fans were screaming, the players were fired up and even the rafters were shaking. Moon came out at tip-off with a scoring tangent. Th...

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 21, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Hockey, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Track And Field, Weekend Round-ups, Women's Basketball, Women's Hockey

A lot of RMU sporting events occurred on the road over the past few days. Here is a round-up to bring you up to speed on what happened. 1/18/19: Men’s Hockey: RMU - 7; Canisius - 2 In the first game of a weekend set in Buffalo, N.Y., RMU men’s hockey (9-13-1, 8-8-1 AHC) won over the Canisius Coll...

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Statement win for Moon over West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

January 19, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Moon Tigers (14-0, 7-0) hosted the West Allegheny Indians (5-10, 0-5) in efforts to keep their impressive win streak alive and stay on top of the conference. Moon came out of the gates scalding hot on offense. On the very first possession, Donovan Johnson crashed the boards to...

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Tigers dominate the Jaguars to stay undefeated in section play

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

January 12, 2019


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers (12-0, 5-0) squared off against the Thomas Jefferson Jaguars (6-7, 1-3) in a section match-up on Friday. The Tigers proved too dominant on both defense and offense as they easily came away with a victory over their section foes. The first quarter started off quick ...

Moon basketball sweeps in their holiday tournament

Moon basketball sweeps in their holiday tournament

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under Moon Sports, Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Moon hosted its annual basketball tournament and dominated in both of the games they played in. Moon defeated both Brashear and Vincentian Academy as recent transfer Donovan Johnson made his debut for Moon and lived up to all the hype surrounding his arrival. The first game featur...