Colonial Sports Network

Bechtold’s Breakdowns: What does moving fall sports to spring mean for RMU?

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

August 31, 2020

As the first day of classes officially kicks off the start of a new year for Robert Morris and a new era in the athletics, the Colonials were supposed to be preparing for their first-ever action in the Horizon League. Nonetheless, a global pandemic found a way to completely derail those plans for the...

NCAA approves extra year of eligibility for fall sport DI athletes

NCAA approves extra year of eligibility for fall sport DI athletes

By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

August 25, 2020

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors voted on August 21 to approve a waiver to grant an extra year of eligibility for fall sport athletes. The extra year will go into effect regardless of whether fall sports are able to resume competition in the spring. Athletes will have the option to receive a ...

RMU officially joins Horizon League

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

June 15, 2020

Big things on the Horizon, a new Horizon, expanding your Horizon. No matter the journey, or wording, the destination is clear. After 39 years in the Northeast Conference, Robert Morris University is joining the Horizon League for the upcoming 2020-21 academic and athletic school year.  RMU President...

Weekend Roundup: 11/8-11/10

By Evan Basista, Contributor

November 11, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Colonials had eight teams play in a busy weekend for RMU sports. Here’s how it all played out:Volleyball (24-3, 14-0 NEC) kept their foot on the gas pedal and swept their matches this weekend, with a 3-2 win against Central Connecticut State (13-13, 9-5 NEC) that saw them surv...

Weekend Preview: 11/8-11/10

Weekend Preview: 11/8-11/10

By Evan Basista, Contributor

November 8, 2019

This weekend will be a big one for the Colonials, with high-profile opponents and potential playoff spots at stake. Rowing at Duquesne, 11/8 To kick off the weekend, the rowing team will be facing off at Duquesne on Friday. They will be closing out a successful fall season that saw them win the...

Preview: Colonials look to keep NEC Tournament hopes alive

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By Andrew Arrigo

November 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials men's soccer team (4-9-2, 3-3-1 NEC) are hoping to move up in the Northeast Conference rankings as they take on LIU (7-6-1, 4-1-1 NEC). The Colonials host the Sharks this Friday at 3:00 p.m. Recapping RMU The Colonials most recently won their match a...

Colonials cruise to victory thanks to big second half

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By Zachary Somma, Contributor

October 26, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU men’s soccer team (4-9-2, 3-3-1 NEC) got back on the winning track in dominant fashion with a 5-1 blowout win over the Sacred Heart Pioneers (2-9-2, 1-3-2 NEC). Despite the one-sided score, the game started off slow for the Colonials in the first half. Though they controlled...

Gardner-Webb goalkeeper Glorioso to transfer to RMU men’s soccer

Former Gardner-Webb goalkeeper Grant Glorioso in action for the Bulldogs. Boiling Springs, N.C. (GWUPhotos.com/Tim Cowie)

By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

December 21, 2018

Former North Allegheny standout goalkeeper Grant Glorioso announced on Twitter Saturday his intentions to transfer from GWU back home to the Pittsburgh area to play soccer for the Robert Morris Colonials next season. Prior to coming to Gardner-Webb, Glorioso played varsity soccer for North Allegheny...

Men’s soccer stays in the playoff chase after victory over Saint Francis

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By Spencer Witt, Contributor

November 2, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (6-10-1, 4-4 NEC) defeated the Saint Francis Red Flash (9-4-3, 5-1-2 NEC) by a score of 1-0. The lone goal came from Owen Pearce, which kept their NEC Tournament chances alive for the Colonials. The Colonials came into the game in a must-win situation...

Preview: Colonials hope to finish season on good note

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By Delenn Poe, Contributor

November 2, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials men’s soccer team (5-10-1, 2-5) will take on the Saint Francis Red Flash (9-3-3, 5-0-2) on Friday, November 2nd at 3 p.m. at the North Athletic Complex. Before the game the team will be celebrating senior night and the seniors that will be honored are go...

Penalty Kicks: RMU all-timers

Penalty Kicks: RMU all-timers

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

October 24, 2018

Joined by John Hanna, Owen Krepps discusses the legacy of some of the current RMU soccer players in the second to last week of Penalty Kicks....

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