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#FormerColonialWatch: Daniel Mantenuto signs in Italy

Photo Credit: Garret Roberts

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

September 5, 2020

After spending four years wearing the red, white, and blue of the Robert Morris Colonials, Daniel Mantenuto will now wear the yellow, red, and blue of Asiago Hockey 1935 in the Italian Serie A, the top tier of hockey in Italy. Last season, Asiago Hockey won the Serie A, beating HC Pustertal 4-1 in...

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

Photo credit: Gregory Sutton

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

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. This does not come as much of a surprise, as his brother Zac also plays with Wheeling, and during a Col...

Off the Pipe: Hoping for gold against Canisius

Off the Pipe: Hoping for gold against Canisius

By Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger

February 20, 2020

This week the hosts discussed the Men's Hockey Holy Cross series and prepare for Colonial Senior Night....

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...

Off the Pipe: Holy Cross weekend

Off the Pipe: Holy Cross weekend

By Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger

February 13, 2020

Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger men's hockey's last weekend against RIT, and preview the upcoming key Atlantic Hockey games against Holy Cross....

RMU takes down RIT with Prkusic OT winner

Photo Credit: Garret Roberts

By Nathan Breisinger, Social Media Director

February 9, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After a tough loss the prior evening, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (10-15-3, 10-9-4 AHA) battled back to beat the RIT Tigers (15-11-4, 11-7-5 AHA) in overtime 4-3, thanks to a game-winning goal from Nick Prkusic. The Colonials were able to erase a two-goal deficit and snap a five-...

Losing streak reaches five games as Colonials fall 4-1

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By Nathan Breisinger, Social Media Director

February 8, 2020

PITTSBURGH -- In a stretch of games that has been unfathomable, the Robert Morris University men’s hockey team (9-15-3, 9-9-3 AHA) can add another game into the rearview mirror as they fell 4-1 to the RIT Tigers (15-11-3, 11-7-3 AHA). With this loss, the Colonials have dropped five straight games, ...

Off the Pipe: The home stretch

Off the Pipe: The home stretch

By Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger

February 6, 2020

This week on Off the Pipe the guys discuss the Colonials stretch run into the AHA playoffs....

Off the Pipe: ASU weekend

Off the Pipe: ASU weekend

By Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger

January 31, 2020

In this episode of Off the Pipes, Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger preview the upcoming Arizona State series and recap the most recent series against AIC....

Off the Pipe: Return from break

Off the Pipe: Return from break

By Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger

January 23, 2020

In this episode of Off The Pipes, Jonathan Hanna and Nathan Breisinger break down last weekend's three-game series against Mercyhurst and preview the upcoming series against AIC; which has some big playoff implications....

Defensive core leads offense in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst

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

By Nathan Breisinger, Social Media Director

January 19, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- After splitting the prior two matchups this week, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (9-10-3, 9-6-3 AHC) defeated the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-16-1, 3-12-1 AHC) 5-1 thanks to a strong offensive effort from the blueline. After being held without a goal during even-strength play on Friday...

Men’s hockey swims past Lakers

By Luke Yost, Contributor

December 1, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- The Robert Morris Colonials (7-5-2, 7-2-2 AHA) stole two points away from the Mercyhurst University Lakers (4-8-1, 2-4-1 AHA) thanks to the Atlantic Hockey Association’s new overtime rules. Michael Coyne hammered home a puck in the crease, late into the second overtime to give the Co...

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