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ACHA: Pitt sweeps crosstown series with Robert Morris

Pitt ACHA Hockey
Pitt players stand for the national anthem at RMU Island Sports Center on Friday. -- ED MAJOR II

HARMAR TWP. and NEVILLE TWP., Pa. — The Pitt Panthers ACHA D-I team traveled to the RMU Island Sports Center to take on Robert Morris on Friday, Nov. 3, before playing host to RMU on Saturday, Nov. 4 at Alpha Ice Complex.

The Panthers took the first game on Friday, managing to hold on for the 6-4 win after jumping to a 6-1 lead after two periods. The second game on Saturday saw more of the same. The Panthers won, 5-1, after jumping out to an early lead they never relinquished.  They scored two goals in the final minute of a second period that saw RMU goaltender Jesse Broniszewski exit the game after taking a hit while attempting to play a loose puck.

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Other scores from around the CHMA:

Duquesne 4, Cornell 3
Delaware 4, Mercyhurst 3 (OT)
IUP 2, WVU 1 (OT)

Mercyhurst 5, Cornell 2
Duquesne 3, Illinois State 1
Slippery Rock 5, IUP 3

Buffalo 4, Mercyhurst 1
John Carroll 4 Western Michigan 3 (SO)
Duquesne 9, Canisius 7

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