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#FormerColonialWatch: A pair of Colonials drafted in the NLL Draft

Ryan Smith was drafted third overall by the Rochester Knighthawks.

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

September 18, 2020

PHILADELPHIA-- On Thursday night, the National Lacrosse League's (NLL) entry draft took place, and a pair of Colonials were selected in the first round. Ryan Smith was selected third overall by the Rochester Knighthawks, and Brad McCulley was drafted ninth overall by the Buffalo Bandits. Ryan Smith,...

Jimmy Perkins to return to men’s lacrosse for his seventh season

Photo Credit: Avin Patel

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

August 31, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- On Monday afternoon, the men's lacrosse team announced via Twitter that 2018 alumnus and former attackman Jimmy Perkins is set to return to the university for his seventh year of eligibility. https://twitter.com/RMUMLacrosse/status/1300474680776650753?s=20 Perkins, who had spent ...

Men’s lacrosse adds eight recruits to roster

Men's lacrosse adds eight recruits to roster

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

August 28, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After a 4-2 start to their 2020 campaign, the Robert Morris men's lacrosse team saw their season come to a premature end due to COVID-19. The cancellation may have prevented RMU from both a third consecutive NEC Tournament title and NCAA Tournament appearance, but the team is still...

Weekend Round-Up: 2/28-3/1/2020

Weekend Round-Up: 2/28-3/1/2020

By Nathan Breisinger, Social Media Director

March 2, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- For Robert Morris sports, it was a weekend with many triumphs, but also a few tribulations. One Colonial sports team clinched the number one seed in their conference, whereas another team fell several spots in the standings to finish the regular season. Men’s basketball clinches numb...

Men’s lacrosse falls in NCAA tournament against University of Virginia

Men's lacrosse falls in NCAA tournament against University of Virginia

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

May 11, 2019

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- The RMU men’s lacrosse team (9-8, 4-2 NEC) ended their up-and-down 2019 season after they were dealt a 19-10 loss against the University of Virginia (14-3, 3-1 ACC), effectively eliminating the Robert Morris Colonials from the NCAA Tournament. In the first quarter, Virgin...

Men’s lacrosse beats Hobart to earn a spot in the NEC Tournament

Men's lacrosse beats Hobart to earn a spot in the NEC Tournament

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

April 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It was a super Saturday for the Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (7-7, 4-2 NEC) as they defeated Hobart (10-4, 4-2 NEC) to clinch a spot in the NEC Tournament. The overtime thriller saw the Colonials take down their conference foe in overtime by a score of 16-15. Here is how the actio...

Weekend Round-Up: 4/19/19 – 4/21/19

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

April 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As the end of the 2018-19 school year approaches, the spring sports teams are starting to make a push for NEC tournament. Here is this week’s round-up to update you on what has happened in Robert Morris sports. 4/20/19: Men’s Lacrosse: Robert Morris - 20; Bryant - 16 RMU men...

Men’s lacrosse looks to continue hot streak against Bryant

Men's lacrosse looks to continue hot streak against Bryant

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

April 20, 2019

SMITHFIELD, R.I.-- After winning their last four games, the Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (5-7, 2-2 NEC) is back in action on Saturday as they travel to Rhode Island to take on the Bryant Bulldogs (3-9, 1-4 NEC). This will be the Colonials second to last NEC game, facing Hobart on April 27 at ...

Weekend Round-up: 4/12/19 – 4/14/19

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

April 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As the spring season starts to wind down, let’s take a look at how the men’s lacrosse team did in their matchup with Cleveland State on Saturday. 4/13/19: Men’s Lacrosse: Robert Morris - 13; Cleveland State - 8 RMU men’s lacrosse (5-7, 2-2 NEC) concluded their 2019 non-confe...

Preview: Colonials look to emerge as victors in battle with Vikings

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By Adam Melluso, Contributor

April 13, 2019

CLEVELAND, Oh.-- The Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (4-7, 2-2 NEC) will look to gain another non-conference victory when they travel to the Buckeye State on Saturday afternoon for a meeting with the Cleveland State Vikings (6-6). Before these two teams go at it, let's take a look at who is hot fo...

Preview: Colonials look to soar high against Mountain Hawks

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By Adam Melluso, Contributor

April 10, 2019

BETHLEHEM, Pa.--The Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (3-7, 2-2 NEC) will look to get on the right side of the line for the first time this season when they travel to the eastern end of the Keystone State for a non-conference matchup Wednesday night against the #17-ranked Lehigh University Mountain Hawks (...

Men’s lacrosse clips Wagner’s wings

By Luke Yost, Contributor

April 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team (3-7, 2-2 NEC) dominated the Wagner Seahawks (2-9, 0-3 NEC) thanks to a strong second half en route to a 17-6 win. Another reason for the win was Corson Kealey scoring six goals in today’s game. This is the third game that Kealey has scored at le...

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