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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...

Robert Morris women’s hockey announces 2020-21 freshman class

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

August 27, 2020

Coming off their fourth consecutive appearance in the College Hockey America championship game, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team has announced the 2020-21 freshman class, looking for their third tournament win; and first since 2017. In order to accomplish this feat, Head Coach Paul Colontino...

Two Colonials drafted in the NWHL Draft

Two Colonials drafted in the NWHL Draft

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

April 29, 2020

On Tuesday night, Robert Morris women's hockey's all-time leading scorer, Jaycee Gebhard, was drafted sixth overall in the NWHL Draft to the expansion Toronto franchise, becoming the first-ever player drafted by the franchise. On Wednesday night, in the final round of the draft, Robert Morris forward...

Strong third period spoils Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss”

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

December 7, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- On Friday, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team (9-6-2, 4-1) hosted CHA rivals Mercyhurst (10-4-1, 5-0) on what was the Colonials’ “Teddy Bear Toss” night. Unfortunately for the Colonials, the third period was not “beary” sweet to them, as the Lakers sc...

Women’s hockey signs three

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By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

November 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris women's hockey team added three players to their class of 2020 on Wednesday when the program signed defender Nikki LaGue, forward Ellie Marcovsky and defender Chace Sperling.Nikki LaGue's name may sound familiar to Colonial fans as she is the cousin of former Coloni...

Women’s hockey falls to Concordia in exhibition 5-4

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

September 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The defending CHA regular-season champion Robert Morris University Colonials had their first and only exhibition game this afternoon. The Colonials took on a Canadian college, Concordia, in this matchup and lost by a score of 5-4. Although this was an exhibition game, there is still a...

Women’s hockey looks to rest on bye week

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 31, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- After a solid team effort series sweep against RIT (9-12-4, 5-6 CHA) this past weekend, RMU women’s hockey (11-11-4, 9-2-1 CHA) enters this cold week with some time off before their next game. On top of the two cancelled days of classes, RMU women’s hockey is on their bye week and wi...

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...

RMU sweeps RIT with 5-2 win

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By Sarah Heastings, @sheastings_rmu

November 12, 2017

The Robert Morris University Colonials women’s ice hockey team beat the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers 5-2 to sweep their two-game series on Sat., Nov. 11 at the RMU Island Sports Center. With a 6-1 win against the Tigers already in the season record books, the fans expected a blowout....

A shutout for senior night

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By Sarah Heastings

February 18, 2017

The Robert Morris University Colonials (20-4-6) shutout the visiting the Penn State University Nittany Lions (9-18-5) with a score of 2-0.After a heart-breaking loss in game one of the series, the Colonials took the ice hungry for victory in their last home game of the regular season. The energy and ...

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