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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...

Stack the Pads: Offense from the defense

Stack the Pads: Offense from the defense

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

November 14, 2019

This week on Stack the Pads Owen Krepps and Jon Hanna recap an interesting comeback in Missouri, look at point totals line by line and preview the upcoming series against RPI. The guys also look over the likes of elite RMU offensive defensemen such as Maggie LaGue, Kirsten Welsh, and Emily Curlett....

Former Women’s Hockey Player to Officiate NHL Prospect Challange

The Robert Morris women's hockey meets during a break against RPI Nov. 12, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

September 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- A member of the RMU class of 2019 and former women's hockey player, Kirsten Welsh, is going to the NHL. Welsh will join 3 other women that have been selected from the NHL’s Exposure Combine to referee this weekend’s NHL Prospect Challenge Tournament. Welsh will be a linesman for P...

RMU women’s hockey suffers frustrating loss to Minnesota State

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

November 17, 2018

PITTSBURGH— The RMU women’s hockey team (6-7-3, 4-1-1 CHA) closed their series with the Minnesota State Mavericks (5-5-2, 2-5-1 WCHA) with a frustrating loss 2-1 in a 1:05 pm game at home at Colonial Arena. Two third period goals by the Mavericks would be the difference in this one, as RMU dropped a...

RMU women’s hockey wins 2-0 on Halloweekend

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

October 27, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- A special family weekend and Halloween homestand wrapped up for the Robert Morris University Colonials women’s hockey team (4-5-1, 2-1-1). The team played Lindenwood (1-6-1, 0-3-1) in back-to-back home games Friday and Saturday. Friday resulted in a 2-2 tie in double overtime, but th...

Preview: Colonials take on third straight ECAC opponent

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By Dalton Link, Contributor

October 12, 2018

The Robert Morris University Colonials (1-3-0) of the CHA look to take on the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Engineers (0-2-1) of the ECAC. The Colonials have a weekend homestand at Colonial Arena in Pittsburgh, PA. The Engineers took on Holy Cross (0-1-2) less than a week ago in a game that ended...

Life inside the box

Life inside the box

By Zach Laufer, Copy Editor

February 9, 2016

Character is created during times of hardship and struggle. When everything goes wrong, and you are pushed to the breaking point, it is how you respond that defines a person. Individuals with weak character project outward displays of stress and anxiety, blaming everyone and anyone who can take it...

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