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Weekend Round-up: 3/22/19 – 3/24/19

Weekend Round-up: 3/22/19 - 3/24/19

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

March 25, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As Robert Morris has reached the end of winter playoff season, spring sports season has arrived. Here’s what happened for teams on the road this past weekend. 3/22/19 Softball: Robert Morris - 3; Albany - 8 In the first game on day one of the UMBC Retriever Classic against the Uni...

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

By Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 23, 2019

HERSHEY, Pa. — Going into the fourth quarter, Archbishop Wood was up seven and had all the momentum from their previous quarter of offensive dominance. Moon found themselves in the unfamiliar territory of being behind. Moon had led the whole game until midway through the third quarter and had to battl...

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 23, 2019

MORGANTOWN, W.V. -- After a successful winter track season, in which the Robert Morris track and field team finished tied for fifth at the NEC Championships, the team looks to start their outdoor season at the West Virginia Open on the campus of West Virginia University. In the indoor Northeast Confer...

Preview: Softball heads to last tournament before conference play starts

RMU battled until the very end but couldn't find the winning run against the Seahawks.

By Delenn Poe, Softball Beat Writer

March 22, 2019

CATONSVILLE, Md. -- The Robert Morris Colonials (4-16) head to their last tournament of the preseason Catonsville, Maryland as they compete in the UBMC Retriever Classic and they will only take on the two teams, the host team University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Retrievers (9-10) and the Al...

Robert Morris to host Pitt in first game at UPMC Events Center

UPMC Events Center, coming in 2019. Photo Credit: (Robert Morris University)

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As first reported by Pittsburgh Sports Now, the Robert Morris men's basketball team will play their first game at the UPMC Events Center against the University of Pittsburgh Panthers on November 12, 2019. It will be the 31st time in history that the two programs have met, with Pitt hosti...

Preview: Women’s lacrosse travels to St. Bonaventure, looking to continue strong start

Photo credit: Timothy Kelly

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

March 16, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a strong start to the year, the Robert Morris women’s lacrosse team (4-2) looks to continue their season as they travel to Olean, N.Y. to face the St. Bonaventure Bonnies (1-5) on Saturday.Recapping RMUIn the Colonials' last game, they thrashed Gardner-Webb (3-3) by a score ...

Toole Shed: CIT bound

Toole Shed: CIT bound

By Logan Carney, Matthew Kurtik, and Alex Temple

March 14, 2019

Logan Carney, Alex Temple and Matt Kurtik are back for this all-new episode of the Toole Shed. In a longer-than-normal episode, the guys recap the season for the men's basketball team, but their season might not be over as they also talk about a potential CIT playoff bid. Furthermore, the guys ta...

Stack the Pads: Season recap

Stack the Pads: Season recap

By Owen Krepps and Jonathan Hanna

March 14, 2019

On this episode of Stack the Pads, Jon Hanna and Owen Krepps recap the CHA playoffs, and preview next season....

Preview: Marquette Golden Eagles fly to Robert Morris for men’s lacrosse match-up

Photo credit: Avin Patel

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

March 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris men’s lacrosse hasn’t had the best of luck against non-conference opponents, going an unexpected 1-4 through the first five games of the season. The Colonials will have another chance to pick up their second non-conference win of the year when they play the Marquette Univer...

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

By Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 2, 2019

OAKLAND, Pa. — After halftime, the Mars student section rumbled with the "I believe that we will win" chant. At the time Mars was down 14 and winning felt like an improbable outcome. Mars would later come back and make things interesting in the closing minutes of the game. The first quarter start...

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball looking to stay hot against Wagner and Sacred Heart before NEC playoffs begin

MOON TOWNSHIP — The RMU men’s basketball team celebrates after a made three-pointer against Sacred Heart (Samuel Anthony/RMU Sentry Media).

By David Auth, Contributor

February 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — After winning their last two home games against LIU Brooklyn and Saint Francis Brooklyn, the RMU men’s basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) is looking to round out their final two games of the season on a road trip to New York and Connecticut. On Thursday, the Colonials face off agai...

Stack the Pads: Orange Season

Stack the Pads: Orange Season

By Jonathan Hanna and Owen Krepps

February 28, 2019

In this week's installment of "Stack the Pads", Owen Krepps and Jon Hanna preview the women's hockey team as they look to face Syracuse in the last regular season series. They also make predictions for the CHA tournament in Buffalo, New York. Lastly, they recap the careers of the senior class....

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