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Preview: Volleyball hosts Saint Francis for their Dig Pink match

Photo credit: David Auth

Dalton Link, Contributor

November 2, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris University Colonials (9-17, 3-8) take on Saint Francis University (4-20, 3-8) this Friday at the North Athletic Complex in an NEC showdown. This is the second time these two teams will meet this year, with SFU winning the first match 3-1 back in September. The Colonials had a ...

Colonials NEC playoff hopes suffer after loss to Bryant

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Dalton Link, Contributor

October 20, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University Colonials (8-14, 2-5) took on the Bryant University Bulldogs (15-9, 5-2) in a dramatic NEC showdown at the North Athletic Complex that needed all five sets to determine the outcome. This is the second time these two teams have met this year, with the Bulldo...

Volleyball falls in battle with Blue Devils

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Michael Sciulli, Sports Copy Editor

October 19, 2018

Moon Township, Pa.- It was a cool Friday night in Moon Township when the Robert Morris University volleyball (8-15, 2-6 NEC) team squared off against the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (9-10, 6-2 NEC). This was the second matchup between these two NEC teams and in the first contest of the season,...

Colonials lose lead, fall to CCSU

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Cody Lally

November 12, 2017

The Colonials held a 2 sets to 1 lead heading into the fourth set, but couldn't pick up another set win to win the match. Adjustments to RMU's blocking game by Central Connecticut State powered the Blue Devils to victory on Saturday night at the North Athletic Complex. Central Connecticut began the...

Colonials edge out Red Flash to boost postseason odds

Colonials edge out Red Flash to boost postseason odds

Shayla Morris, @ShaylaSentry

November 4, 2017

In a five-set thriller with the game on the line, the Robert Morris Colonials snuck past the Saint Francis Red Flash 3-2. The opening set told a tale of what everyone in attendance thought was going to be an early night. Everyone, except for maybe Saint Francis University. The opening set started...

RMU wins fourth straight in sweep of Knights

Emma Granger and her teammates celebrate another point during their 3-set sweep of Fairleigh Dickinson Photo credit: Samuel Anthony

Cody Lally

September 30, 2017

The Colonials volleyball team battled back in the third set to earn a victory over the Fairleigh Dickinson University Knights. Strong play from freshman Emma Granger and junior Taylor Lord powered RMU to the victory. Both teams traded points in the first set. Robert Morris took a 10-7 lead bef...

RMU sweeps SHU in first game at new recreation center

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Shayla Morris

September 29, 2017

The Colonials (7-9) took down conference foe the Pioneers of Sacred Heart University (7-7) in the first game in the new recreational center at RMU. In the past the Colonials have struggled to triumph over the Pioneers, making the matchup even more alluring. The first set started with a bang for Robert...

Colonials rally falls short to MTSU

Robert Morris battled until the very end but ultimately fell 3-2 against Middle Tennessee State University Photo credit: Tori Flick & David Auth

Cody Lally

September 15, 2017

In the first game of the RMU Invitational tournament, the Robert Morris women's volleyball team fought back from a 2-0 deficit, but couldn't complete the comeback, falling 3 sets to 2. Middle Tennessee (4-8) came out weak in the first set, giving RMU a 5-0 early lead. The Blue Raiders pushed back...