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Women’s lacrosse hopes to build on win streak in Virginia

Women’s lacrosse hopes to build on win streak in Virginia

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

March 3, 2020

RADFORD, VA.-- After winning their past three games, the Robert Morris women's lacrosse team (3-1) heads to the Old Dominion state to take on Radford (1-5) on Tuesday, and Liberty (2-3) on Thursday. Recapping RMU: On Saturday, the Colonials hosted the Bucknell Bison (2-4), where they won 11-8. ...

Women’s basketball faces toughest test of the season in Emmitsburg

Women’s basketball faces toughest test of the season in Emmitsburg

By Austin Bechtold, Contributor

March 2, 2020

EMMITSBURG, MD-- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (20-7, 15-1 NEC) will face their toughest game of the season on Monday night against the team directly below them in the standings. The Mount St. Mary Mountaineers (19-9, 14-2 NEC) hosts the Colonials in a battle to crown the winner of the No...

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

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

By Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

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...

Preview: Men’s lacrosse travels to Drexel

Preview: Men’s lacrosse travels to Drexel

By Austin Bechtold, Contributor

February 25, 2020

PHILADELPHIA, PA-- After dropping their first game of the season in only the second official contest of the year, men’s lacrosse (1-1) is back in action on Tuesday. Robert Morris University lost Sunday afternoon to Jacksonville (2-1) in Sparks, Maryland, at the U.S. Lacrosse Headquarters. The Colonials wi...

Colonials rally to snap two-game skid

Colonials rally to snap two-game skid

By Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

February 22, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris Colonials (15-13, 11-4 NEC) took on the Mount Saint Mary’s Mountaineers (10-18, 6-9 NEC) in what turned into a highly competitive game. The Mount's Jalen Gibbs set the tempo by knocking down big shots to start the game. This pushed the Mountaineers to a 14-5 lead. ...

Colonials win big over Tigers

Colonials win big over Tigers

By Evan Basista, Contributor

February 22, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- It was an impressive showing of depth scoring and resilience, as RMU women’s hockey (17-10-4, 11-4-2 CHA) defeated the RIT Tigers (11-17-3, 4-12-1 CHA) by a score of 5-1. It didn’t take long for the Colonials to get on the board, as Joelle Fiala buried a loose puck in front of the ...

Missed threes cost Colonials

Missed threes cost Colonials

By Tyler Gallo, Contributor

February 22, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University women's basketball team (19-7, 14-1 NEC) suffered its first conference loss of the season when they fell to Mount St. Mary's (17-9, 12-2 NEC), 62-59. This loss snapped a 15-game conference win streak dating back to March fourth of last season, when they lost...

Preview: Men’s basketball attempts to return to winning ways

Preview: Men’s basketball attempts to return to winning ways

By Austin Bechtold, Contributor

February 18, 2020

LORETTO, Pa.-- After a devastating and controversial loss at the hands of Fairleigh Dickinson (8-16, 6-7 NEC) Saturday afternoon, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (15-12, 11-3 NEC) looks to put their first loss in seven games behind them. The Colonials travel to Loretto, Pennsylvania, to...

NEC reprimands Coach Toole and officials

NEC reprimands Coach Toole and officials

By Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

February 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- On Saturday, the Robert Morris men's basketball team (15-12, 11-3 NEC) fell by just one point to Fairleigh Dickinson (8-16, 6-7 NEC), 72-71. During the final seconds of the game, Josh Williams was run over by FDU's Kaleb Bishop during the Colonials' inbound play. No foul was called,...

Preview: Colonials fight to stay perfect in NEC

Preview: Colonials fight to stay perfect in NEC

By Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

February 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team (18-6, 13-0) will put its perfect NEC record on the line as they go on the road to play against Saint Francis University (11-14, 9-5 NEC). This contest comes after Nneka Ezeigbo scored 26 points last game against Fairleigh Dickinson (8-15, 6-7 NEC)....

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...

Ezeigbo dominates in Colonials’ win

Ezeigbo dominates in Colonials’ win

By Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

February 15, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Undefeated in Northeast Conference play, the Robert Morris University Colonials (18-6,13-0 NEC) took on the Fairleigh Dickinson University Knights (8-15, 5-7 NEC). The Robert Morris media called it "Senior Saturday," and for good reason. Nneka Ezeigbo, the only senior for the Colonial...

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