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Gebhard passes Howard as RMU defeats Lindenwood 4-1

Gebhard passes Howard as RMU defeats Lindenwood 4-1

Owen Krepps, Contributor

January 25, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- The Robert Morris women’s hockey team (15-9-2, 9-3 CHA) played a solid sixty minutes Saturday afternoon to march to a 4-1 win over the Lindenwood Lions (4-16-3, 2-10 CHA). Senior captain Jaycee Gebhard scored three points and passed Brittany Howard for the all-time point lead in RMU wome...

Colonials comeback falls short against American International

Colonials comeback falls short against American International

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

January 25, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Despite a valiant comeback, the Robert Morris University men’s hockey team (9-11-3, 9-7-3 AHA) dropped their Friday night matchup against last season’s conference champion, the American International College Yellow Jackets (12-11-1, 12-5-1 AHA). In the first period, not much action ...

Weekend Preview: 1/24-26

Weekend Preview: 1/24-26

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 24, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another exciting weekend of Robert Morris University sports is set to begin with winnable matchups ahead. Colonial sports look to build off of and improve on last week’s performances, filled with mixed results, and set the stage for the back-half of the winter sports season. Men...

Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

Nick Hedderick and Jonathan Hanna

January 23, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. As another semester begins here at Robert Morris University, winter sports are in full swing, while spring sports are just around the corner. With all of this in mind, let's take a look at three bold predictions for this upc...

Men’s basketball hangs on against Sacred Heart

Men’s basketball hangs on against Sacred Heart

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 21, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris Colonials (9-10, 5-1 NEC) wrapped up a four-game homestand with a win over the Sacred Heart Pioneers (10-9, 3-3 NEC). RMU pulled away late in the game to secure a, 67-55 win. Junior forward AJ Bramah had a historic night as he tied the Robert Morris program record w...

Ezeigbo and Colonials close out homestand with win

Ezeigbo and Colonials close out homestand with win

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It is important to make the most out of your home games, and the Robert Morris women's basketball team (11-6, 6-0 NEC) did just that on Monday. Backed by 24 points, a season-high, from Nneka Ezeigbo, the Colonials emphatically closed out their four-game homestand with a 73-43 win agai...

Preview: Colonials look to get back on winning track against Pioneers

Preview: Colonials look to get back on winning track against Pioneers

Adam Melluso, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP--The Robert Morris men's basketball team (8-10, 4-1 NEC) looks to get back into the win column on Monday evening when they host the Pioneers from Sacred Heart (10-8, 3-2 NEC) for a 5 p.m. showdown on Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the UPMC Events Center. There is also an added bonus ...

Preview: Colonials look close out homestand against Sacred Heart

Preview: Colonials look close out homestand against Sacred Heart

Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team (10-6, 5-0 NEC) will play the final game of their four-game homestand against Sacred Heart (6-9, 3-1 NEC) on Monday, as RMU holds their "Building Bridges Through Basketball" event. Recapping RMU The Colonials have started 2020 very strong, as they...

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another weekend of RMU sports has come to a close, and the Colonials found themselves looking at mixed results. Both basketball and ice hockey teams saw action, as well as the women’s track and field team, who participated in their first meet. Men's basketball falls to Merrimack ...

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

January 19, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After splitting the prior two matchups this week, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (9-10-3, 9-6-3 AHC) defeated the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-16-1, 3-12-1 AHC) 5-1 thanks to a strong offensive effort from the blueline. After being held without a goal during even-strength play on Friday n...