Colonial Sports Network

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

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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...

The all-time best of women’s hockey

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

September 28, 2020

Not only has COVID-19 caused unspeakable tragedies and ruined the economy, but it has also taken away sports from the fans. Some leagues like the NBA and NHL have been able to recover but collegiate sports are a different story. With the postponement of fall sports, Robert Morris joins the countless...

Robert Morris women’s hockey announces 2020-21 freshman class

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

August 27, 2020

Coming off their fourth consecutive appearance in the College Hockey America championship game, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team has announced the 2020-21 freshman class, looking for their third tournament win; and first since 2017. In order to accomplish this feat, Head Coach Paul Colontino...

Colonials win big over Tigers

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By Evan Basista, Contributor

February 22, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- It was an impressive showing of depth scoring and resilience, as RMU women’s hockey (17-10-4, 11-4-2 CHA) defeated the RIT Tigers (11-17-3, 4-12-1 CHA) by a score of 5-1. It didn’t take long for the Colonials to get on the board, as Joelle Fiala buried a loose puck in front of the ...

Stack the Pads: The current state of women’s hockey

Stack the Pads: The current state of women's hockey

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

February 19, 2020

This week on Stack the Pads, the streak of guests has ended as we are back to boring old Owen Krepps and Jon Hanna. Women's hockey has gone through a lot in the past year with the #forthegame protest. The guys look over the status of both the CWHL and NWHL and analyze what a stable women's league would look l...

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...

Weekend Round-up: 2/7-2/9/2020

Weekend Round-up: 2/7-2/9/2020

By Nathan Breisinger, Social Media Director

February 10, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Nate Breisinger is here to recap all of the action from RMU sports this weekend.

The legacy of Jaycee Gebhard

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

February 6, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- With five points for the Robert Morris University women's hockey team in their last series against Lindenwood (4-18-3, 2-10 CHA), senior Jaycee Gebhard officially passed Brittany Howard’s 181 points for the most points in RMU women’s hockey history. She now ranks first in both po...

Stack the Pads: Jaycee Gebhard

Stack the Pads: Jaycee Gebhard

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

January 29, 2020

This week on Stack the Pads Owen Krepps and Jon Hanna welcome in a very special guest: RMU Women's Hockey all-time point leader Jaycee Gebhard. From Plenty Saskatchewan to Robert Morris University we take a look at the legacy of Jaycee Gebhard and what these 183 points mean to the program....

Women’s hockey blanks Lindenwood 3-0

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 24, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After getting shutout in last Saturday’s game against Syracuse University, (7-15-1, 6-3-1 CHA) the Robert Morris University women’s hockey (14-9-2, 8-3 CHA) got back on track Friday evening with a 3-0 win over Lindenwood University (4-15-3, 2-9 CHA). Freshman goaltender Raygan Kirk stopped...

Stack the Pads: Michaela Boyle

Stack the Pads: Michaela Boyle

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

January 22, 2020

On this week's installment of Stack the Pads, Owen Krepps, Jon Hanna, and guest Michaela Boyle recap the weekend series against Syracuse, and look at what RMU Hockey has to do to take the next step as a legitimate NCAA contender. RMU takes on Lindenwood this weekend at home (Friday 3:05 pm, Saturday ...

Syracuse silences Colonials 1-0

Robert Morris battled through the first period. But a four-goal second period propelled the Orange to the CHA tournament title. Photo credit: Timothy Kelly

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 18, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- Robert Morris women’s hockey (13-9-2, 7-3-0 CHA) failed to close out their Mental Health Awareness weekend games in a sweep, losing to Syracuse (7-15-1, 6-3-1 CHA) 1-0. This is the first time this season the Colonials have been shut out against a CHA opponent. RMU is still in first place...

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