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Weekend Preview: 11/22-11/24

Weekend Preview: 11/22-11/24

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Despite Thanksgiving break beginning this weekend, the Robert Morris sports teams are not slowing down. This weekend features volleyball’s run at the NEC Championships, the final game of the season for the football team, as well as action from both the men’s and women’s hockey and baske...

Women’s hockey signs three

Women’s hockey signs three

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris women's hockey team added three players to their class of 2020 on Wednesday when the program signed defender Nikki LaGue, forward Ellie Marcovsky and defender Chace Sperling. Nikki LaGue's name may sound familiar to Colonial fans as she is the cousin of former Coloni...

NEC Women’s Volleyball Championship moved to UPMC Events Center

NEC Women’s Volleyball Championship moved to UPMC Events Center

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

November 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Last week, it was announced that the NEC Volleyball Championship was going to take place at the North Athletic Complex due to a scheduling conflict at the UPMC Events Center. Earlier today, however, it was announced that the tournament would be moved to the UPMC Events Center. This ann...

Colonials look for early season road victory

Colonials look for early season road victory

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

November 21, 2019

CHICAGO, IL. -- After a slow start to their non-conference schedule, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (1-4) looks for a spark against the University of Illinois at Chicago (1-3) on Thursday night. Both teams have struggled early this season against tough opponents and are looking for a confidence...

Granger receives record seventh Molten/NEC Player of the Week honor

Granger receives record seventh Molten/NEC Player of the Week honor

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Emma Granger's season is officially one for the record books as the star middle blocker received her seventh Molten/NEC Player of the Week award, which officially puts her past Long Island University's Annika Foit (2012) and Cristina Pintilie (2002) for the most by a volleyball player in a si...

Weekend Roundup: 11/15-11/17

Weekend Roundup: 11/15-11/17

Evan Basista, Contributor

November 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another eventful has concluded for the Colonials. Here’s how it all went down: Men’s basketball (1-4) split their games this weekend, winning 85-65 over Howard (0-5) and falling 70-56 to Toledo (3-1). RMU had a balanced and impressive offensive display in the first game, with five ...

Volleyball adds three recruits for 2020

Volleyball adds three recruits for 2020

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 17, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — This past week, the Robert Morris volleyball program signed three recruits to their class of 2020 in Emma Brown, Annie Monaco and Abby Ryan. "This 2020 class is exciting for us to add to an already tremendous team," said head coach Dale Starr in the press release from RMU Athletics. "...

Colonials lose tight game against Columbia

Colonials lose tight game against Columbia

Jordan Redinger, Contributor

November 17, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University women’s basketball team (2-2) suffered a loss against Columbia (2-3) on Sunday, losing 61-59. Although the score was tight throughout the entire game, several fouls by the Colonials hurt them in the long run. Coach Charlie Buscaglia said that the girls w...

Clark and Gray talk big win over Duquesne, potential NEC title

Clark and Gray talk big win over Duquesne, potential NEC title

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — After last week’s victory over Duquesne (6-3, 4-1 NEC) the Robert Morris football team (6-4, 5-0 NEC) now finds themselves in a position to capture their first NEC title since 2010. “(The win) was huge for the program,” said Robert Morris football head coach Bernard Clark....

Weekend Preview: Nov. 15-17

Weekend Preview: Nov. 15-17

Evan Basista, Contributor

November 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another busy weekend is in store for the Colonials as we start to make the transition from fall sports to winter. Women's cross country Women’s cross country will be participating in the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals Friday afternoon. The Colonials look to make their mark on a larg...