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Future looks bright for RMU volleyball

Future looks bright for RMU volleyball

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 29, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This season, the Robert Morris University volleyball team reached accomplishments that defied all external expectations and produced one of the most successful seasons in program history. Despite a first-round exit in the NEC semifinals to Central Connecticut State (15-15, 10-6) wh...

Colonials’ comeback effort falls short against CCSU

Colonials’ comeback effort falls short against CCSU

Jordan Redinger, Contributor

November 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It came down to the fifth set in this evening’s NEC women’s semifinal volleyball match between Robert Morris University (25-5, 15-1) and Central Connecticut State University (15-14, 10-6). The Colonials fell 15-12 in the final set. For the first time since 2008, the Colonials ho...

Granger, Starr win NEC player/coach of the year awards, three receive all-conference

Granger, Starr win NEC player/coach of the year awards, three receive all-conference

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris volleyball team (25-4, 15-1 NEC) received more recognition tonight as Emma Granger and Dale Starr were named the 2019 NEC Player and Coach of the Year, respectively. The team also had three players, including Granger, make the all-conference teams. Joining Granger on t...

Colonials look to continue winning ways

Colonials look to continue winning ways

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

October 17, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU volleyball team (16-3, 6-0 NEC) heads into the end of the week with two road games as the team nears the halfway point of their season. Robert Morris will face the Merrimack Warriors (1-12, 0-6 NEC) Thursday night at 6 p.m. and the Central Connecticut Blue Devils (7-10, 3-2 NEC) ...

RMU volleyball’s NEC run continues

RMU volleyball’s NEC run continues

Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

October 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris and Long Island rivalry has been a sight to behold and this game did not disappoint. In their last ten meetings, both teams have split the series 5-5. This game, however, was a statement game for both teams. This win would put them on top of the NEC standings. Th...

Preview: Volleyball looks to continue dominance vs Fairleigh Dickinson and Long Island

Preview: Volleyball looks to continue dominance vs Fairleigh Dickinson and Long Island

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

October 11, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After another convincing home victory, the Robert Morris volleyball team (14-3, 4-0 NEC) looks to add to their undefeated conference record with home games against the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (1-17, 0-4 NEC) and Long Island Sharks (4-11, 3-0 NEC). RMU swept St. Francis (1-15, 1-3 NEC) ...

Preview: Volleyball looks to return to form against Merrimack

Preview: Volleyball looks to return to form against Merrimack

Garick Poe, Contributor

September 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU volleyball team is back in town this weekend to take on Merrimack (1-6). This will be the first NEC action for the Colonials, and they look to give Merrimack an unpleasant welcome to the conference by getting a big win. Recapping RMU Robert Morris competed at the YSU Red &am...

Preview: Volleyball looks to ride hot streak into YSU Red and White Invitational

Preview: Volleyball looks to ride hot streak into YSU Red and White Invitational

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

September 20, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Oh.-- The Robert Morris volleyball team (10-0) looks to ride a blistering hot streak of 10 consecutive wins into the Youngstown State Red and White Invitational in Youngstown, Ohio. They will defend their streak against the host school, Youngstown State (4-6), Central Michigan (7-2) and Easter...

Preview: Women’s volleyball takes on Golden Flashes Classic

Preview: Women’s volleyball takes on Golden Flashes Classic

Alexis Davis, Contributor

September 6, 2019

Kent, Oh.-- The Robert Morris women’s volleyball team is currently 3-0 after starting their season just a little under a week ago. The Colonials are looking to keep their record perfect this weekend at the Golden Flashes Classic. They will be taking on Idaho State, Valparaiso, then finishing off th...

Volleyball christens new arena with sweep of Sheraton Invitational

Volleyball christens new arena with sweep of Sheraton Invitational

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

August 31, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend, the RMU Volleyball team (3-0) played in the inaugural sporting event at the brand-new UPMC Events Center, sweeping the RMU Sheraton Invitational by downing Elon, Manhattan College and McNeese State. After sweeping Manhattan 3-0 and playing all five possible sets against Elo...