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‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In a 52-49 win over St. Francis Brooklyn (10-7, 2-2 NEC) on Thursday, Jan. 10, head coach Andrew Toole of the RMU men’s basketball team (8-9, 3-1 NEC) did something no other Robert Morris coach has done: reach 158 career wins. With Coach Toole’s 158th win, he passed Jarrett Durham...

OPINION: I’m sorry, RMU women’s basketball

OPINION: I’m sorry, RMU women’s basketball

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

January 16, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. MOON TOWNSHIP -- Two weeks ago, I wrote an article discussing the RMU women's basketball team's slow start to the season. I used phrases such as "Lack of consistency" and "Struggling offense." I even went on to claim that des...

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

David Auth, Contributor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

BROOKLYN— Robert Morris Men’s Basketball (7-8, 2-0 NEC) faces off against a strong Saint Francis Brooklyn (9-6, 1-1 NEC) team that is currently undefeated at home. The Colonials are currently riding on a three-game win streak from games against D-III Hood (8-6, 2-3 MAC), Fairleigh Dickinson (6-8, ...

Top five RMU sports stories of 2018

Top five RMU sports stories of 2018

Samuel Anthony

January 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

As the end of the 2018 year comes around, it is time for RMU Sentry Media to reflect on the year that was, all the biggest moments and some of the most shocking defeats. But what 2018 did give us was some of the most thrilling and feel-good stories which will forever be etched in RMU history forever. So...

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 29, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (5-8) defeated the Hood Blazers (7-6 D-III) by the score of 108-51, the fourth highest point total in program history. The win ended a five-game losing streak for the Colonials and comes on the heels of an impressive performance against ACC Lo...

Maggie LaGue drafted by Connecticut Whale

Maggie LaGue drafted by Connecticut Whale

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Women's Hockey

PITTSBURGH — One of the leaders on the RMU women’s hockey team (8-10-4, 6-1-1 CHA) will be continuing her hockey career after graduation. Defender Maggie LaGue was drafted in the fifth round, and 22nd overall by the Connecticut Whale of the NWHL on Thursday. When asked about the honor, LaGue said, “I...

Weekend Round-up: 12/14/18 – 12/16/18

Weekend Round-up: 12/14/18 – 12/16/18

Ryan Giacobbi

December 17, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Weekend Round-ups

In case you didn’t follow what happened with RMU sports over the weekend, here is a quick round-up to bring you up to speed on the games that RMU Sentry Media couldn't get a reporter at. 12/15/18: Men’s Basketball: RMU - 50; Rider - 69 The RMU men’s basketball team (4-7) continued what is no...

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Moon wins nail biter at West Allegheny

Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

December 15, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Moon Tigers traveled to West Allegheny to take on the Indians in both of the teams' first section game of the year. The game was a back and forth affair and the Tigers ended up on top with an impressive comeback win. The game started out with a heavy defensive presence on bot...

Men’s basketball falls to Siena in a streaky game

Men’s basketball falls to Siena in a streaky game

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 8, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris University men's basketball team (4-6) fell to the Siena College Saints (4-6) by the score of 74-71. The Colonials came into this game after losing three of their last four, including their last two to the Canisius Golden Griffins (2-6) and the Drexel Dragons (5-4) ...

Quick Hits: Men’s basketball falls to Siena

Quick Hits: Men’s basketball falls to Siena

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 8, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (4-6) fell to the Siena Saints (4-6) by the score of 74-71. It was their third loss in a row. Here are the quick hits from the game, for the full recap click here. Why it happened Siena continued a 15-0 run into the second half that pulled them away from Rober...