Fans packed the Moon-based university's Tailgate Alley and Joe Walton Stadium Saturday for the annual celebration.
Joe Walton Stadium
Monday, October 1, 2012
Monday, September 24, 2012
The Moon-based university will ring in its Homecoming celebration with a series of events.
Homecoming week has arrived at Robert Morris University. The Colonials will take on the Lafayette Leopards at 6 p.m. Saturday at Joe Walton Stadium. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for children and seniors. Game tickets are available at the gate or at RmuColonials.com. Events for current students and alums alike are scheduled for the weekend. Take a look at our list below for some suggestions for your Homecoming celebration. Homecoming happy hour: Scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Pittsburgh Airport. Men's lacrosse alumni game: Takes place at 7:30 p.m. at Joe Walton stadium. Alumni softball game: Takes place at noon in the North Althletic Complex. Alumni flag football game: Gets underway 12:30 p.m. at Joe Walton Stadium…
Monday, July 9, 2012
The university will open its home season on Sept. 8.
Fans can now purchase football tickets for the 2012 Robert Morris University football season through the university's ticket office. Tickets can be reserved for each of five Colonial home games at RMU's Joe Walton Stadium for $30. Season ticket holders can sit in a "VIP" seating section located between the stadium's 45 yard lines. Single-game tickets can be purchased at each game for $7. Children younger than age 8, seniors older than 65 and and members of the military with ID can purchase single-game tickets for $3. Tickets are free for all RMU staff, faculty and students. The home season kicks off Sept. 8 against defending Northeast Conference co-champion Albany, according to a university announcement. The team will vye against …
Friday, June 29, 2012
The 2012 schedule includes six contests at Moon Township's Joe Walton Stadium.
Friday, November 11, 2011
The team's final home game of the season takes place Saturday.
Robert Morris University football team this weekend will close the home schedule of its 2011 season with a match-up against Wagner College. The university will honor a dozen graduating seniors before kickoff, which is scheduled for noon at Joe Walton Stadium. The group helped RMU earn its 2010 Northeast Conference regular season championship. The team is coming off its fourth-straight loss of the season and has replaced injured quarterback Jeff Sinclair with freshman Matt Layman. The Colonials will finish the season Nov 19 at Duquesne. Click here for more information.
Monday, October 10, 2011
The Colonials take down St. Francis in a 45-14 Homecoming match-up.
Thousands of students and alumni converged on Robert Morris University's campus Saturday to mark the Moon university's Homecoming celebration. Tailgaters packed a sold-out Joe Walton Stadium to watch the Colonials take down St. Francis in a 45-14 upset. Attendees played games, grilled food and took in a free performance from The Clarks' frontman Scott Blasey. Alumni met earlier in the day for reunion receptions on campus. Fireworks over Joe Walton Stadium ushered out the game at nightfall. Patch in on the action: Check out our tailgate photo gallery. Have any photos of RMU's Homecoming that you'd like to share? Upload them with your comment or send them to Jenna.Staul@patch.com.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Festivities include a free concert by Scott Blasey of The Clarks and a picnic for parents and students.
On the heals of its 90th anniversary, Robert Morris University this weekend will ring in its annual Homecoming with alumni and student festivities. The Colonials will take on St. Francis at 7 p.m. Saturday at Joe Walton Stadium. Tailgating before the game begins at 3 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. The Clarks’ frontman, Scott Blasey, will perform a free concert for tailgating crowds at 5 p.m. on campus. Reunion events for alumni of the Moon-based institution are scheduled throughout the weekend. The university will host a Homecoming happy hour at 7 p.m. Friday at the Iron City Grille. Students can take part in a Homecoming dance that night at the Sewall Center. Various groups, including graduating classes and campus and Greek …
Sunday, September 4, 2011
Final score in inaugural football contest: 19-13.
Robert Morris University lost to the University of Dayton, 19-13, yesterday in the Moon university's inaugural game of the year. Students and Moon residents alike gathered at RMU's Joe Walton Stadium to help the Colonials ring in this year's fall football season. Catch a glimpse of the game by checking out our photo gallery.
Friday, August 5, 2011
The university's football team is selected by a poll of league head coaches.
Robert Morris University's football team has been picked to finish third this season in the Northeast Conference by a poll of league head coaches. The team, which is coming off a 2010 overall record of 8-3, received one first-place vote in the conference's preseason coach's poll. The team last year earned the NEC's inaugural bid to the NCAA Football Championship subdivision playoffs after a home victory over Central Connecticut State University. Duquesne was selected to finish second in the NEC in 2010. Central Connecticut State University was picked as first. The team begins its training camp Aug. 9 at Joe Walton Stadium on the university's campus. RMU will open its 2011 season Sept. 3 against the University of Dayton. Nine starters will …