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Season Preview: Men’s lacrosse looks to run away in NEC

Season Preview: Men’s lacrosse looks to run away in NEC

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

February 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a near upset of No. 1 ranked Maryland in last year’s NCAA tournament, the Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team looks to get back in action this season. Here is a quick preview on all of the NEC teams this season. The contenders 1) Robert Morris Colonials Last year, the Col...

Men’s basketball rebounds against Bryant

Men’s basketball rebounds against Bryant

David Auth, Contributor

February 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris men’s basketball (13-11, 8-3) is back in the win column this Thursday night after a 72-59 victory over the Bryant Bulldogs (8-14, 5-6). The win comes after a previous weekend that saw the Colonials drop two games in a row, one to Saint Francis University by three poin...

RMU football lands seven recruits on national signing day

RMU football lands seven recruits on national signing day

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

February 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris football team is looking to make a statement in the NEC as a top contender as they enter their second season with Bernard Clark Jr. at the helm. Today, the Colonials had seven players commit to the team. Four of the players are from Pennsylvania, two are from Maryla...

The Reel S3 E3: The New Batman

The Reel S3 E3: The New Batman

David Auth

February 5, 2019

On today's episode of "The Reel," the hosts discuss their picks to play Batman now that Ben Affleck is out as the caped crusader. They also talk about their favorite trailers that released during the Rams vs. Patriots Super Bowl, Chris spoils "Good Will Hunting" for David and the hosts rank thei...

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

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...

Women’s hockey puts together a solid 60 on mental health awareness night

Women’s hockey puts together a solid 60 on mental health awareness night

Owen Krepps, Contributor

January 25, 2019

PITTSBURGH — RMU women's hockey (10-11-4, 8-2-1 CHA) put together a very solid 60 minutes friday against RIT (9-11-4, 5-5-0 CHA) winning the game 3-1. It was a special mental health awareness game to raise both money and awareness for the cause. On top of this it was also the debut of sophomore Alison...

Game of the Week: Women’s basketball vs Bryant

Game of the Week: Women’s basketball vs Bryant

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 22, 2019

Jonathan Hanna breaks down women's basketball's record setting win against Bryant on this installment of Game of the Week....

Around the Rim: The perfect team

Around the Rim: The perfect team

Samuel Anthony and Luke Yost

January 22, 2019

The boys discuss if Robert Morris is the perfect team. They also talk about the possibility of a perfect conference season. Sam gives his prediction for the Wagner game.  ...

Weekend Round-up: Women’s basketball remains undefeated in NEC; 6-0 for fourth time in program history

Weekend Round-up: Women’s basketball remains undefeated in NEC; 6-0 for fourth time in program history

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

January 21, 2019

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- Honoka Ikematsu opened the game with nine points in the first quarter, hitting her first four three-pointers and finishing with a game-high 19 points in the Colonials' (9-8, 6-0 NEC) 64-57 victory over the Central Connecticut Blue Devils (4-12, 1-5 NEC). The win moves Robert Mor...

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 21, 2019

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...