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#FormerColonialWatch: Alex Tonge signs with Wheeling Nailers

Alex Tonge signed a contract with the ECHL's Wheeling Nailers on Monday. Photo Credit: David Auth
November 11, 2020

WHEELING, W. Va.-- Former Robert Morris men’s hockey player Alex Tonge will join the growing list of former Colonials players who have signed with the Wheeling Nailers in the ECHL throughout the years. On...

#FormerColonialWatch: Sean Giles signs with the ECHL’s Cincinnati Cyclones

Sean Giles will continue his hockey career 4 hours and 30 minutes away in Cincinnati.
September 30, 2020

CINCINNATI-- With the recent signings of Jake Coleman, Luke Lynch, and Justin Kapelmaster to ECHL teams, it is clear that RMU men’s hockey can produce talent capable of playing at the next level. Earlier...

#FormerColonialWatch: Justin Kapelmaster signs with the ECHL’s Kansas City Mavericks

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September 8, 2020

Independence, MO-- On Tuesday afternoon, the ECHL's Kansas City Mavericks announced that they had signed former men's hockey goaltender Justin Kapelmaster for the upcoming season via their website.   Kapelmaster,...

#FormerColonialWatch: Jake Coleman signs with the ECHL’s Worcester Railers

Photo Credit: David Auth
September 5, 2020

WORCESTER, Mass.-- Moon Township native and former men's hockey forward Jake Coleman has signed with the Worcester Railers of the ECHL. Coleman announced his signing via the Railers’ Twitter account...

#FormerColonialWatch: Luke Lynch signs with the ECHL’s Wheeling Nailers

Photo credit: Gregory Sutton
July 30, 2020

On Thursday morning, the Wheeling Nailers announced via their website that they had signed former men's hockey forward Luke Lynch to an ECHL contract. Lynch starts his professional career with the Nailers....

#FormerColonialWatch: Brady Ferguson signs with Rögle BK

#FormerColonialWatch: Brady Ferguson signs with Rögle BK
June 12, 2020

After spending two years in the Toronto Maple Leafs' organization with the ECHL's Newfoundland Growlers and AHL's Toronto Marlies, former Robert Morris men's hockey star Brady Ferguson has signed with...

Michael Louria signs with Tulsa Oilers in ECHL

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Michael Louria heads up the ice against Niagara on  November 2, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media
April 4, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- Last week, many saw Robert Morris' own Alex Tonge sign with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL, but Tonge would not be the only Colonial to continue playing at the pro level. On Tuesday,...

Alex Tonge signs ATO with Florida Everblades

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Alex Tonge fires a slapshot against Niagara on November 2, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media).
March 27, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- Robert Morris men's hockey player Alex Tonge will continue his hockey career after college as he has signed an amateur tryout contract with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL. The Everblades...

RMU alumni Ferguson called up to AHL

RMU alumni Ferguson called up to AHL
November 19, 2018

TORONTO -- Robert Morris alumni, and the all-time leading scorer in RMU men’s hockey history, Brady Ferguson was called up to the AHL level in hockey this past Thursday. Ferguson has been recalled by...

Colonials’ Class of 2016 completes the sweep, all nine players now professionals

Colonials' Class of 2016 completes the sweep, all nine players now professionals
The final three seniors from the nine-man class agree to deals with professional teams in two different leagues.
March 26, 2016

After a flurry of signings saw six seniors of the Robert Morris Men's Hockey team sign deals with ECHL and AHL teams, the remaining three made it a clean sweep for the program, with two heading to the...

Robert Morris Men’s Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day

Robert Morris Men's Hockey sends four more to the pros in one day
The Colonials continue to wrap up a year of accomplishments with six professional signings over a two-day period.
March 23, 2016

Just 24 hours after sending two of their nine seniors on to professional careers in the ECHL, the Robert Morris Men's Hockey program tripled that total in one day, with an additional four players making...

After a strong season, Colonials’ Men’s Hockey sees two more go pro

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Both players reach agreements to transition from collegiate stars to professional players.
March 22, 2016

The winningest class to ever come through Robert Morris University Men's Hockey may have finished their collegiate playing days, but two of their nine members have just begun the next step of their playing...

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