Ice Hockey: RMU Women’s Hockey Unveils 2019-2020 Schedule For Their 15th Season

By Matt Gajtka Moon Township, Pa. – Robert Morris University, women’s hockey, pursues a fourth consecutive College Hockey America championship when its 15th Division I season begins in late September. The Colonials, who have followed up a 2017 CHA postseason title with back-to-back regular-season crowns, will take on a 20-game league schedule, including four matchups each against in-state rivals Penn State and Mercyhurst, plus defending league playoff winner Syracuse. Head coach Paul Colontino’s squad will also tangle with CHA foes RIT and Lindenwood four times apiece. RMU has gone 27-7-6 (.750 points percentage) in CHA competition over the past two … Continue reading Ice Hockey: RMU Women’s Hockey Unveils 2019-2020 Schedule For Their 15th Season

Ice Hockey: RMU Men’s Hockey Releases 2019-2020 Schedule

By Matt Gajtka Moon Township, Pa. – Robert Morris University, men’s hockey, plays its 16th NCAA Division I season in 2019-20, complete with a Penn State home-and-home and a trip to Arizona State to complement a 28-game Atlantic Hockey Association slate. The Colonials, who have qualified for a record-tying six consecutive Atlantic Hockey semifinals, will embark upon their 10th season in the 11-team AHA on Oct. 11-12, when they host frequent postseason opponent Bentley in a two-game series at the RMU Island Sports Center. RMU eliminated Bentley in three of the past four springs, including an epic three-game set this … Continue reading Ice Hockey: RMU Men’s Hockey Releases 2019-2020 Schedule

Ice Hockey: RMU Paces Atlantic Hockey With 23 All-Academic Honorees, Five Student-Athletes Of The Year

By Matt Gajtka PITTSBURGH — In what’s become a springtime routine, the Robert Morris University men’s hockey team once again excelled among its Atlantic Hockey peers in the classroom, with a league-high five Colonials earning 2018-19 Student-Athlete of the Year honors and 23 total players making the league’s annual All-Academic Team. It was announced by the AHA on Wednesday, June 19, and means RMU has had at least 20 players recognized for their grades for nine consecutive seasons — that’s every season the Colonials have competed in the league. Student-athletes must post a 3.0 grade-point average in both semesters in … Continue reading Ice Hockey: RMU Paces Atlantic Hockey With 23 All-Academic Honorees, Five Student-Athletes Of The Year

Ice Hockey: Spots Still Open For Annual RMU Hockey Youth Camp

By Matt Gajtka Pittsburgh, Pa. – Open spots still remain for the annual Skills and Small Games Camp conducted by the Robert Morris University NCAA Division I men’s hockey team, set for July 15-19 at the RMU Island Sports Center. RMU’s  Skills and Small Games Camp is designed for players in 2003 through 2012 birth years who love to be on the ice and have a desire to learn and improve their game. We have an experienced and professional coaching staff that will do everything in its power to ensure your hockey player has a positive experience. Click here (PDF) … Continue reading Ice Hockey: Spots Still Open For Annual RMU Hockey Youth Camp