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Robert Morris Men’s Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day

Robert Morris Men’s Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day

Daniel Kitchen, Sports Editor

March 23, 2016

Just 24 hours after sending two of their nine seniors on to professional careers in the ECHL, the Robert Morris Men's Hockey program tripled that total in one day, with an additional four players making the jump to two different professional leagues. Forward Zac Lynch, goalie Terry Shafer, and defe...

Despite record, Colonials drop first of playoff series

Despite record, Colonials drop first of playoff series

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

March 11, 2016

Playoff hockey was in full effect at 84 Lumber Arena on Friday evening, and a solemn tone filled the arena later, despite a record being set during the game -- the top-seeded Robert Morris Colonials (21-11-4) fell short, 4-3, against the eighth-seeded Bentley Falcons. “How do you change things? Do you panic? I...

Continued aggression yields shutout win for RMU

Continued aggression yields shutout win for RMU

Joshua Yost, Sports Reporter

February 13, 2016

After a discussion about effort with Head Coach Derek Schooley last night, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team came out firing, and took a 3-0 victory over Army West Point on Saturday. The score may be the focal point, but with a mostly scoreless game, the focus was mostly on the playoff atmospher...

Colonials struggle late in tie with Mercyhurst

Colonials struggle late in tie with Mercyhurst

Josh Yost, Sports Reporter

January 23, 2016

Two casualties highlighted the battles waged in 84 Lumber Arena on Friday evening. While having Military Appreciation night, the Robert Morris Colonials came to tie with the Mercyhurst Lakers, 2-2. Ending in a tie rather than going to a shootout is something special to college hockey alone, and someth...

Colonials take on Holy Cross for first place

Colonials take on Holy Cross for first place

Josh Yost, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

Robert Morris’ men’s hockey team completed a sweep over Bentley last weekend, prior to the return to class for students. Now back to class, the focus returns to taking tests and completing papers. However, the Colonials are forced to focus on a big match-up coming this weekend. On the 15th an...

RMU Hockey trampled by Dartmouth

Samuel Anthony

January 3, 2016

The Robert Morris Colonials were handed their worst loss of the season on Saturday night at the hands of the Dartmouth Big Green, 5-1. After what could be considered their biggest wins of the season in the Three Rivers Classic, Robert Morris fizzled out in New Hampshire, getting outshot 37-18, not resem...

Still a Dreamer

Still a Dreamer

Haley Sawyer, Assistant Sports Editor

April 28, 2014

Take an inside look at RMU goaltender Terry Shafer's career, from driveway hockey to the NCAA tournament.