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NCAA approves extra year of eligibility for fall sport DI athletes

NCAA approves extra year of eligibility for fall sport DI athletes

Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

August 25, 2020

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors voted on August 21 to approve a waiver to grant an extra year of eligibility for fall sport athletes. The extra year will go into effect regardless of whether fall sports are able to resume competition in the spring. Athletes will have the option to receive a ...

RMU officially joins Horizon League

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Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

June 15, 2020

Big things on the Horizon, a new Horizon, expanding your Horizon. No matter the journey, or wording, the destination is clear. After 39 years in the Northeast Conference, Robert Morris University is joining the Horizon League for the upcoming 2020-21 academic and athletic school year. RMU President D...

Chris Shaw brought on as new women’s soccer coach

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Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

December 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- In early November, it was announced that long-time women's soccer coach, John Kowalski, would not have his contract renewed after it expired later this year. It was also reported that RMU would begin looking for Kowalski's replacement right away in a national search. That search took the ...

Carney’s Corner: It’s about time RMU moved on from Kowalski

Carney's Corner: It's about time RMU moved on from Kowalski

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 14, 2019

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. MOON TOWNSHIP -- In not even a year on the job, new Director of Athletics, Chris King, Ph.D. has already done more for the women's soccer program than former Director of Athletics Craig Coleman, Ph.D. did during his entire ...

Kowalski out as women’s soccer coach

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Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

November 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As announced in a press release earlier this week, John Kowalski will not be returning as the women's soccer coach next season. Director of Athletics, Chris King, announced that Kowalski, who has spent 19 years as the head coach of the Colonials, will not have his contract renewed...

Women’s soccer closes the door on 2019 against winless St. Francis Brooklyn

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Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's soccer team (5-10-2, 3-5-1 NEC) hopes to finish strong on Friday when they take on the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers (0-15-0, 0-8-0 NEC) at the North Athletic Complex in their last game of the season. Recapping RMU The Colonials will play their final game of ...

Preview: Women’s soccer looks to silence Merrimack

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Delenn Poe, Contributor

October 27, 2019

ANDOVER, Ma. -- The Robert Morris women’s soccer team (4-10-2, 2-5-1 NEC) continue their three-game road trip with a trip to Massachusetts to take on the Merrimack Warriors (3-12, 1-7 NEC) on Sunday. The Colonials last faced the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (8-4-4, 6-1-1 NEC), and the result o...

Preview: RMU women’s soccer seeks late-season conference win

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Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

October 25, 2019

NEW BRITAIN, CT -- As the Robert Morris women’s soccer team (4-9-2, 2-4-1 NEC) heads down the final stretch of their season, they will make a stop in Connecticut to take on the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (7-4-4, 5-1-1 NEC). This is the middle game of a three-game road trip for RMU before r...

Preview: Women’s soccer opens road trip against Saint Francis

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Zachary Somma, Contributor

October 18, 2019

LORETTO, PA-- After a 0-1-1 homestand, the Robert Morris women's soccer team (4-8-2, 2-3-1 NEC) looks to improve in the Northeast Conference standings as they travel to Loretto, Pennsylvania, to take on in-state rivals Saint Francis (4-8-1, 3-3 NEC). Recapping RMU The Colonials aim to rebound after goin...

Preview: A tough match lies ahead for women’s soccer

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Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

October 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It will be bright weather on the pitch for an NEC clash between the RMU Colonials (4-8-1, 2-3-0 NEC) and the FDU Knights (6-5-3, 5-0-0 NEC). Saturday's game is shaping up to beauty to watch as the Knights will put their perfect NEC record on the line against a strong Robert Morris Un...