RMU Sentry Media

Somma’s Soundbites (2/27/20)

Somma’s Soundbites (2/27/20)

Zachary Somma, Copy Editor

February 27, 2020

Welcome to Somma’s Soundbites, a biweekly column that will talk about new music releases every two weeks. This will examine some new albums that you should listen to, albums you should avoid, and great singles or songs released recently “The Slow Rush”- Tame Impala “The Slow Rush” is ...

Colonials roll to ninth consecutive victory with win over CCSU

Colonials roll to ninth consecutive victory with win over CCSU

Zachary Somma, Contributor

February 1, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University women's basketball team (14-6, 9-0 NEC) kept their record clean in 2020 with their 80-42 victory over Central Connecticut State University (2-16, 1-7 NEC) this Saturday afternoon. Four Colonials finished with double-digit points in the game, which was not as...

Preview: RMU looks to keep streak alive against St. Francis Brooklyn

Preview: RMU looks to keep streak alive against St. Francis Brooklyn

Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 27, 2020

BROOKLYN-- Robert Morris University (12-6, 7-0 NEC) takes on St. Francis Brooklyn's Terriers (5-13, 1-6 NEC) on the road Monday, as they aim to continue their current seven-game win streak that has them on top of the NEC. Recapping RMU Conference play could not have begun any better for the Colonia...

Review: Mac Miller’s “Circles”

Review: Mac Miller’s “Circles”

Zachary Somma, Copy Editor

January 24, 2020

"Circles" is the posthumous sixth studio album from Pittsburgh-raised rapper and singer Mac Miller. In 2018, a little over a month after releasing his last project, "Swimming," Miller was found dead in his Los Angeles home after overdosing on a mixture of drugs and alcohol. Since his passing, there...

Preview: Colonials look close out homestand against Sacred Heart

Preview: Colonials look close out homestand against Sacred Heart

Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team (10-6, 5-0 NEC) will play the final game of their four-game homestand against Sacred Heart (6-9, 3-1 NEC) on Monday, as RMU holds their "Building Bridges Through Basketball" event. Recapping RMU The Colonials have started 2020 very strong, as they...

Colonials stay undefeated in NEC

Colonials stay undefeated in NEC

Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 18, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU women's basketball team (10-6, 5-0 NEC) kept their record in 2020 clean with a 72-50 victory over the Merrimack Warriors (10-7, 3-3 NEC). It was a full 40-minute effort from Robert Morris University as the Colonials jumped to an early lead and did not look back, never givi...

Warriors win close battle with Colonials

Warriors win close battle with Colonials

Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 18, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (8-10, 4-1 NEC) lost their first NEC game against Merrimack (10-8, 4-1 NEC) on Saturday, 53-49. The game was close throughout, with the biggest lead being only seven points for RMU in the first half. Both teams struggled to score early on in the ...

Rough first half leads to Delaware victory of RMU

Rough first half leads to Delaware victory of RMU

Zachary Somma, Contributor

December 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team (4-4) failed to sweep their three-game home-stand after losing to the Delaware Blue Hens (3-5) 73-62. This was the Colonials’ final home game for over a month, as they begin a five-game road trip next week. The troubles started early for the Co...

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

Zachary Somma, Contributor

December 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend in Colonials’ sports, the men’s and women’s hockey teams take on some conference rivals, the men’s basketball team travels to Florida, while women’s basketball plays their last home game before beginning a long road trip. Track and field begins its season as we...

Women’s basketball rides huge 1st half to win over Xavier

Women’s basketball rides huge 1st half to win over Xavier

Zachary Somma, Contributor

December 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU women's basketball team (4-3) led all but 21 seconds during their 71-57 win over the Xavier Musketeers (1-5) on Sunday. It was a dominant first-half performance from the Colonials, as they held the Musketeers to just 17 points while putting up 42 of their own in the first 20 ...