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Bechtold’s Breakdowns: What does moving fall sports to spring mean for RMU?

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

August 31, 2020

As the first day of classes officially kicks off the start of a new year for Robert Morris and a new era in the athletics, the Colonials were supposed to be preparing for their first-ever action in the Horizon League. Nonetheless, a global pandemic found a way to completely derail those plans for the...

Colonials shine at Yinzer Cup

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

October 19, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- The RMU Rowing team was able to enjoy home cooking for the first time this decade when they hosted the Yinzer Cup regatta, their first home regatta since 2009, at the McPhail Boathouse on Neville Island on Saturday. In addition to RMU the other teams competing were Canisius, Marietta, Ge...

Preview: RMU rowing gears up for Yinzer Cup

By Josh Selzer

October 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After an impressive first outing at the Head of the Ohio regatta, they look to continue their good start to the season as they get ready to compete in their own backyard at the Yinzer Cup on Saturday. This will be the first home regatta for the RMU Rowing team since 2009.RMU opened th...

Rowing heads to New Jersey for Cooper Invitational

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

April 7, 2019

CAMDEN, N.J.-- After a strong performance at the Occoquan Sprints last week, despite the elements, the Robert Morris rowing team is back in action as they take part in the Cooper Invitational, hosted by Bucknell University. RMU will be one of 13 teams competing in the invitational. At the Occoquan Spr...

Weekend Round-up: 3/29/19 – 3/31/19

Weekend Round-up: 3/29/19 - 3/31/19

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

April 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- With spring sports fully underway at RMU, here is a round-up of everything that happened on the road this past weekend. 3/30/19 Men’s Lacrosse: RMU - 15; St. Joseph’s - 9 The RMU men’s lacrosse team (2-7, 1-2 NEC) was able to break a four-game losing streak against St. Joseph’s U...

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

November 9, 2018

This weekend, the Robert Morris Colonials athletics teams have one of their busiest of the year. Men’s Hockey (Friday, Nov. 9 @ 7:00 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 10 @ 7:05 p.m.) The Robert Morris men’s hockey team (3-4-1, 2-3-1 AHC) will play a home-and-home with the No. 8 ranked Penn State Nittany L...

Weekend Round-up: 11/2/18 – 11/4/18

Weekend Round-up: 11/2/18 - 11/4/18

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

November 5, 2018

In case you didn’t follow what happened with the away RMU sports over the weekend, here is a quick round-up to bring you up to speed. 11/2/18: Women’s Hockey: RMU - 3; RIT - 1 The RMU women’s hockey team (5-5-1, 3-1-1 CHA) had themselves quite a weekend as they won the first game of a two-gam...

Preview: Colonials rowing heads to George Mason

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

November 2, 2018

FAIRFAX STATION, Va. -- On November 3, the Robert Morris rowing team will head to Sandy Run Regional Park in Fairfax Station, Virginia to take on the George Mason Patriots, among other crews, in the Head of the Occoquan rowing tournament. Sandy Run Regional Park is a rowing facility located on the...

Weekend Round-up: 10/12/18 – 10/14/18

Weekend Round-up: 10/12/18 - 10/14/18

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

October 15, 2018

Robert Morris athletics had a busy past weekend as every active team had games either at home or on the road. Here is a quick round-up on the away games that RMU Sentry Media couldn't send a reporter. 10/12/18 Volleyball: RMU - 3; Fairleigh Dickinson - 0 The RMU volleyball team (8-13, 2-4 NEC) swept the ...

Preview: Rowing fairs against West Virginia and Duquesne

Preview: Rowing fairs against West Virginia and Duquesne

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2018

The Robert Morris rowing team will participate in an event this weekend against both Duquesne and West Virginia. It will be the second race of their short season. Saturday's event will include four total races. RMU will be looking to make the most out of this, as they look to bounce back from a rough...

Weekend Round-up: 9/28/18 – 9/30/18

Weekend Round-up: 9/28/18 - 9/30/18

By Ryan Giacobbi and Logan Carney

October 1, 2018

In case you missed out on the Robert Morris sports that RMU Sentry Media couldn't cover, here is a quick round-up of this past weekend's games and tournaments for the Colonials' teams. 9/28/18: Volleyball: RMU - 1, Saint Francis - 3 The volleyball team still remains without a Northeast Conference wi...

Preview: Rowing starts their season at Mercyhurst Classic

Preview: Rowing starts their season at Mercyhurst Classic

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

September 29, 2018

The Robert Morris rowing team will be traveling to Erie to participate in the Mercyhurst Classic at Lake Findley, NY on September 29th. As the name suggests, the Mercyhurst Lakers are hosting the event that is also called the Third Annual Findley Lake Autumn Classic. This is the first event for RMU in...