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3 former RMU women’s hockey players sign professional deals

3 former RMU women's hockey players sign professional deals

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

May 21, 2020

Three former members of the Robert Morris women’s hockey team have signed deals that will continue their careers post-college and into professional women’s hockey. RMU alumni Jaycee Gebhard, Natalie Marcuzzi, and Maggie LaGue will continue to play hockey with Brynäs IF of the SDHL (Swedish Women’s...

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...

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...

Colonials win big over Tigers

Photo Credit // Thomas Ognibene

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 ...

The legacy of Jaycee Gebhard

Photo Credit: Luke Yost

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

February 6, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- With five points for the Robert Morris University women's hockey team in their last series against Lindenwood (4-18-3, 2-10 CHA), senior Jaycee Gebhard officially passed Brittany Howard’s 181 points for the most points in RMU women’s hockey history. She now ranks first in both po...

Gebhard passes Howard as RMU defeats Lindenwood 4-1

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 25, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- The Robert Morris women’s hockey team (15-9-2, 9-3 CHA) played a solid sixty minutes Saturday afternoon to march to a 4-1 win over the Lindenwood Lions (4-16-3, 2-10 CHA). Senior captain Jaycee Gebhard scored three points and passed Brittany Howard for the all-time point lead in RMU women’s...

Syracuse silences Colonials 1-0

Robert Morris battled through the first period. But a four-goal second period propelled the Orange to the CHA tournament title. Photo credit: Timothy Kelly

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 18, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- Robert Morris women’s hockey (13-9-2, 7-3-0 CHA) failed to close out their Mental Health Awareness weekend games in a sweep, losing to Syracuse (7-15-1, 6-3-1 CHA) 1-0. This is the first time this season the Colonials have been shut out against a CHA opponent. RMU is still in first place...

RMU wins 5-1 on Mental Health Night

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 18, 2020

PITTSBURGH-- Robert Morris women’s hockey (13-8-2, 7-2-0 CHA) was second in the CHA for about three hours on Friday. That is until they defeated the Syracuse Orange (6-15-1, 5-3-1 CHA) by a score of 5-1 on Friday night. They reclaimed their title over Mercyhurst (12-8-3, 6-2-1 CHA) who tied a game...

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...

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

Weekend Preview: 12/6-12/8

By Zachary Somma, Contributor

December 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend in Colonials’ sports, the men’s and women’s hockey teams take on some conference rivals, the men’s basketball team travels to Florida, while women’s basketball plays their last home game before beginning a long road trip. Track and field begins its season as well. Men’s...

Women’s hockey signs three

Photo credit: Thomas Ognibene

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...

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...

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