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NCAA Division I Council announces extra year of eligibility for winter sport athletes

Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene

By Ethan Morrison, Contributor

October 15, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS-- This afternoon, the NCAA Division I council voted in favor of extending eligibility for winter sport student-athletes, according to an official statement on Twitter.All winter sport student-athletes who compete during the 2020-21 season will receive an additional season of competition. This extension of eligibility is also...

Weekend Roundup 2/14-2/16

Weekend Roundup 2/14-2/16

By Evan Basista, Contributor

February 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Over the past weekend, Robert Morris University athletics was busy with seven teams in action. Robert Morris softball team (4-4, 0-0) to Boiling Springs, North Carolina, and the Runnin’ Bulldog Softball Tournament. The Colonials played a total of five games over the weekend, fin...

RMU men’s hockey releases schedule, no Three Rivers Classic in 2019-2020

The Robert Morris men's hockey team discusses a play during a game against Niagara Nov. 2, 2018. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

July 2, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- On Tuesday, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team released their 2019-2020 schedule and for the first time since the 2011-2012 season, there will be no midseason hockey tournament in Pittsburgh. “With the decline in attendance at the Three Rivers Classic in recent years, all of the...

Christensen, AIC end men’s hockey’s season in Overtime

Photo credit: David Auth

By Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 22, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (16-22-2, 11-15-2 AHA) was looking to pull off a huge upset on Friday afternoon at Harborcenter in downtown Buffalo as they took on the AIC Yellow Jackets (21-16-1, 18-9-1 AHA) in the first of two semifinals in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey Association Conferenc...

Preview: Colonials look to stun top-seeded Yellow Jackets in AHA semifinal

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By Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 22, 2019

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (16-21-2, 11-15-2 AHA) will look to pull off a major upset this Friday at the HARBORCENTER in downtown Buffalo as Derek Schooley's crew looks to unseat no 1. seeded American International Yellow Jackets (20-16-1, 18-9-1 AHA) in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey se...

Derek Schooley: ‘You can’t take a game to get started’ as men’s hockey readies for semi-final game against AIC

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a thrilling best-of-three game series against the Bentley Falcons, the Robert Morris hockey team was back on the ice at Colonials Arena for what could be their last time of the season.RMU Sentry Media was able to travel to Neville Island to cover the practice, and get some tho...

Weekend Round-up: 3/15/19 – 3/17/19

Weekend Round-up: 3/15/19 - 3/17/19

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

March 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the midst of playoff season, RMU had some teams on the road. Here’s this weekend’s round-up to inform you on what happened. 3/15/19: Men’s Hockey: RMU – 2; Bentley – 3 RMU men’s hockey (14-21-2) came up with some tough luck in the first game of the AHA tournamen...

Preview: Colonials look to ground Falcons in AHA quarterfinals

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By Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 15, 2019

WALTHAM, Ma. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (14-20-2, 11-15-2 AHA) will look to punch their ticket to Buffalo this weekend as they take on the Bentley University Falcons (16-13-5, 15-9-4 AHA) in a best-of-three Atlantic Hockey Association quarterfinals series. Before these two teams square off in...

Schooley: ‘We need to bring a harder work ethic’ as men’s hockey preps for Bentley

PITTSBURGH -- The men's hockey team stands for the national anthem against Bowling Green on 10/12/18 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media).

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 13, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- After a sweep of the Holy Cross Crusaders (10-21-5, 10-14-4 AHA)last weekend, the Colonials men’s hockey team (14-20-2, 11-15-2 AHA) preps for a best-of-three game series this weekend against the Bentley Falcons (16-13-5, 15-9-4 AHA) in Waltham, Massachusetts. RMU Sentry Media went t...

Game of the Week: AHA playoffs

Game of the Week: AHA playoffs

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 13, 2019

On this edition of Game of the Week, Jon Hanna breaks down the men's hockey team first round victory over Holy Cross....

Marotte’s 30 save shutout leads men’s hockey to win in game 1 against Holy Cross

Marotte's 30 save shutout leads men's hockey to win in game 1 against Holy Cross

By Michael Sciulli, Contributor

March 9, 2019

PITTSBURGH- The Robert Morris University men’s hockey team (13-20-2, 11-15-2 AHA) was able to pick up the first of two victories needed to move forward in the Atlantic Hockey playoffs on Friday night with a 1-0 victory of the Holy Cross Crusaders (10-20-5, 10-14-4 AHA). The lone tally on the night came from the on...

Road to Buffalo: 2019 Atlantic Hockey tournament preview

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- After a thrilling win against Mercyhurst (13-18-5,11-13-4 AHA) and some help, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (12-20-2, 11-15-2 AHA) clinched home-ice in the first round of the Atlantic Hockey Conference. The Colonials will have to win a best-of-three game series against Holy C...

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