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Local Roundup: Unearned Runs Help Dartmouth Softball Split With Terps

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Staff Reports College Park, Md. — A pair of unearned runs in the top of the sixth inning broke a 5-5 tie and propelled the Dartmouth College softball team to an 8-5 win over Maryland on Wednesday and a split of their nonleague doubleheader. The Terrapins (20-13) dominated the opener, besting the Big Green (7-12) in six innings, 18-8. Dartmouth leaped to the lead in the third inning of the …

Dartmouth Frat: It Wasn’t Hazing

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hanover — A Dartmouth College fraternity accused by administrators of branding a new member has released a statement acknowledging that multiple fraternity brothers took part in such activity — allowing themselves to have a permanent mark burned into their skin — but denies that the practice constituted hazing. The statement provided by Alpha Delta Fraternity’s attorney, George Ostler, of Norwich, said that “a …

Dartmouth Frat Faces Branding Allegations

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Hanover — Dartmouth College fraternity Alpha Delta is facing allegations that its members burned a mark on the skin of a new member, a practice called branding. “The activities in question reportedly occurred inside the Alpha Delta fraternity house, while the fraternity was on suspension for policy violations in the winter and spring of 2014,” said a statement provided by college spokeswoman Diana …

Building a New Foundation: Callahan Writing Blueprint for Big Green

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Hanover — After the shouting and hugging and jumping had subsided Saturday, Brendan Callahan called his players into a tight huddle and added a verbal exclamation point to the Dartmouth College men’s lacrosse team’s first Ivy League victory …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Baseball Swept in California

Monday, March 23, 2015

Staff Reports Santa Barbara, Calif. — The Dartmouth College baseball team’s western road trip netted two more defeats on Sunday, 3-2 to Texas-Arlington and 10-1 to host UC Santa Barbara. Not terribly successful against Big Green starter Jackson Bubala in the first six innings of the opener, UT …

Swinging to Victory: Big Green Delivers KO to Harvard in OT

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s lacrosse team has adopted the phrase “keep on swinging” to echo what it hopes will be a relentless approach this season. During past campaigns, it’s been the Big Green that’s mostly taken …

Local Roundup: Donation Helps Stevens Gain New Weights

Friday, March 20, 2015

Claremont — The Claremont School Board on Wednesday night accepted an anonymous $32,000 donation that will go toward the purchase of equipment for the new weight room at Stevens High School, a room that was part of the $12.6 million renovation of the school. Stevens athletic director Aaron …

Analysis: Big Green Basketball Would Like to Go Further

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Buffalo, n.y. — While second-term Dartmouth men’s basketball coach Paul Cormier has managed to push the Big Green back into the upper division of the Ivy League, he believes he now faces a tougher landscape in order to …

Golden Griffins Shine Over Big Green in CIT

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Buffalo, n.y. — Twenty-point comebacks in basketball games usually arrive with the frequency of unicorn sightings. Or Golden Griffins, for that matter. It was the latter mythical beast — or rather tall gentlemen bearing the eagle-lion hybrid as …

Long Time Coming: After 56 Years, Dartmouth Back in Postseason

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Hanover — After a week of final exams, the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team tonight makes its first postseason appearance in 56 years tonight when it visits Canisius in a first-round game of the CollegeInsider.com tournament. Tipoff is …

Colgate Ends Dartmouth’s Season

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Hamilton, n.y. — The Dartmouth College men’s hockey team’s season ended Saturday with a 3-2 loss at Colgate that allowed the Raiders to capture the teams’ ECAC quarterfinal, best-of-three series, two games to none. The Big Green has not reached the conference semifinals since the 2010-11 campaign, while …

Big Green Drops Game 1 of ECAC Quarterfinals

Friday, March 13, 2015

Hamilton, n.y. — The Dartmouth College men’s hockey team lost to Colgate, 3-1, Friday in the opener of the teams’ ECAC second round playoff series. The result means the Big Green must win tonight to extend its season and the best-of-three series. The No. 16 Raiders are 2-0-1 …

Dartmouth’s Devin Buffalo Not Your Typical Third-String Goalie

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Hanover — Devin Buffalo rose from his seat on a padded training table outside the Dartmouth College men’s hockey locker room Monday and extended his hand. “Thanks for telling my story,” the freshman goaltender said, and headed off …