Robert Morris Cuts Men’s and Women’s Hockey Programs


Robert Morris College introduced on Wednesday that the varsity will not subject Division I males’s and girls’s hockey applications.

The varsity’s launch comprises a steaming pile of enterprise jargon that basically interprets to, they didn’t really feel like paying for the applications anymore. The cuts had been introduced at an annual retreat for the varsity’s Board of Trustees.

Robert Morris’ males’s program had competed on the D-1 stage since 2004-2005, first as a member of Faculty Hockey America, earlier than transitioning to Atlantic Hockey when the CHA collapsed. They gained two Atlantic Hockey common season titles and appeared within the 2014 NCAA Match after successful the Atlantic Hockey convention event.

The ladies’s program additionally competed on the D-1 stage since 2004-2005, as a member of Faculty Hockey America. The Colonials gained three straight CHA titles from 2017-2019, and appeared on this 12 months’s NCAA Match, the second bid at school historical past.

The varsity mentioned they might proceed to honor all scholarships at the moment held by gamers, and all gamers are eligible to switch instantly with out penalty as a consequence of their faculty dropping the game.


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