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Duquesne picked 2nd, RMU 7th in NEC preseason football poll

By Staff Reports
Duquesne was picked to finish second, and Robert Morris was selected to finish seventh out of seven teams in the Northeast Conference preseason football coaches poll Thursday. Bryant (8-3, 4-2 in 2014) was picked as the preseason favorite for the first time in league history, claiming four first-place votes. Sacred Heart ...

RMU player getting on-ice internship with Penguins
By Wynston Wilcox
Brandon Denham, a Milton, Ontario native, is no stranger to ice time at the professional level. Enrolled at Robert Morris, Denham, a right-wing forward, has made ...
Derry softball’s Bisi commits to Robert Morris
By Alex Oltmanns
It didn’t take long for Chelsea Bisi to make a name for herself as a top-level WPIAL softball player. Batting cleanup and playing shortstop for Derry ...
Campus clippings: Burrell grad Domanski honored at RMU
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Dan Domanski helped lead the Robert Morris club rugby team to the national tournament during the fall season and his efforts did not go unnoticed ...
Sleith ends softball career at Robert Morris in perfect fashion
By Bruce Wald
Robert Morris University standout pitcher Nicole Sleith concluded her prolific collegiate career with a first-ever program accomplishment and many school records. The senior southpaw from Smithton ...
Robert Morris coach Toole likes recruiting class
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris coach Andy Toole was unsure how many scholarships he would offer midway through the 2014-15 season. He thought about holding a couple back. But with the somewhat surprising departure of Northeast Conference Rookie of the Year Marcquise Reed, the graduation of Lucky Jones and David Appolon and the transfer of ...
Robert Morris women’s basketball team adds forward from Greece
By Karen Price
The Robert Morris women’s basketball team added a second Greek player to its roster when forward Vasiliki Karambatsa signed a letter of intent Tuesday. Karambatsa has been part of the Greek National Team since 2012. She will join Anna-Niki Stamalamprou, who hails from Thessaloniki, Greece, and becomes the fourth Greek player ...
Yough graduate Sleith rewriting Robert Morris softball pitching records
By Dave Mackall
The long list of accomplishments by Nicole Sleith can boggle her mind and stir the curiosity of Robert Morris softball coach Craig Coleman. He was ...
District college notebook: Sleith becomes RMU softball’s all-time strikeout leader
By Jeff Vella
TOP PERFORMERS Robert Morris • Senior pitcher Nicole Sleith (Yough) broke the school’s all-time strikeout record in helping the Colonials to a pair of shutouts ...
Robert Morris signs Toole to 2-year extension
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris men’s basketball coach Andy Toole had a chance to leave the university for a higher conference two weeks ago. After interviewing with Fordham ...
RMU to officially announce Toole extension
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris formally will announce a two-year contract extension for men’s basketball coach Andy Toole on Wednesday at a scheduled 1 p.m. news conference at Sewall Center. The deal represents the second time Toole has agreed to an extension since taking over the program in 2010 and extends his contract through ...
RMU lands 6-foot-7 Maryland forward
By Paul Schofield
Joe Hugley, a 6-foot-7 forward from Rockville (Md.) Magruder, gave Robert Morris coach Andy Toole a verbal commitment for the 2015-16 men’s basketball season, joining Chartiers Valley guard Matty McConnell and forward Isaiah Still of Union Catholic (N.J.) as incoming recruits. Hugley averaged 17.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocked shots and ...
Toole, Robert Morris finalizing 2-year extension
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris is finalizing details of a two-year contract extension with men’s basketball coach Andy Toole, and an announcement is expected next week. “We’re involved ...
Robert Morris’ Pryor named finalist for Wallace Award
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris junior guard Rodney Pryor on Tuesday was named one of 26 finalists for the 2015 Riley Wallace Award, presented annually by CollegeInsider.com to ...
Toole decides to remain at Robert Morris after interviewing with Fordham
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris men’s basketball coach Andy Toole has decided to stay put. The fifth-year coach interviewed with Fordham about its coaching vacancy Thursday, a source ...
Robert Morris hockey standouts get shot in ECHL
By Staff Report
Robert Morris standouts Cody Wydo and Scott Jacklin are getting a chance to play professional hockey. Wydo, Robert Morris’ first Hobey Baker Award finalist and all-time leading scorer, signed a deal to join the Wheeling (W.Va.) Nailers, the Penguins’ ECHL affiliate. Jacklin, who ranked fifth in program history with 107 …