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The Dartmouth bench celebrates with Connor Boehm, center, after his last second three pointer that gave them the win at 68 - 67 over IPFW at Leede Arena in Hanover, N.H. Friday, November 28, 2014.  
(Valley News - James M. Patterson)

Big Green Beats the Buzzer

Friday, November 28, 2014

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s basketball home opener had just concluded Friday … or had it? Had the Big Green beaten Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne, as the home fans believed? Or, as the scoreboard showed, was the matchup headed for overtime? Could it be, as the Mastodons vigorously protested, that they had actually won the contest? No one knew, including …

Return of the Green Machine: Dartmouth Riding High After Second-Place Showing

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Hanover — Optimism surrounding the Dartmouth College football team has built steadily in recent years, rising to new heights this fall as the Big Green finished 8-2 overall and 6-1 in Ivy League play, good for second place behind undefeated Harvard. It was the program’s best campaign since 1997. “From the beginning of …

Local Roundup: Quartet Chosen for Lions Cup

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Concord — Four Upper Valley soccer standouts will represent their schools one last time next summer as members of the New Hampshire roster for the Twin State Lions Cup matches against Vermont. Hanover’s Luke Strohbehn and Susanna Penfield, Lebanon’s Rachael Townsend and Stevens’ Daniel Croteau were chosen for the two Granite State squads, …

At Last, It’s Down to This: Dartmouth Plays Harvard Today

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Hanover — Bob Rex knows all about the importance of Dartmouth-Harvard football games. In fact, he was a part of one of what may be the more memorable contests. It was Oct. 22, 1955, and for only the …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Kick Oyster River Out

Monday, November 3, 2014

Hanover — Calm in the eye of a postseason storm, Hanover goalkeeper Ashley Levesque followed eight saves in regular play with two more in a penalty-kick tiebreaker as the Marauders advanced past Oyster River in an NHIAA Division II girls soccer quarterfinal at Merriman-Branch Field on a blustery …

Harvard Gives Dartmouth a Cold Shower

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Hanover — The Dartmouth College football team’s Ivy League championship hopes are dented, but not dead, in the wake of Saturday’s 23-12 loss to visiting Harvard on a chilly, rainy afternoon. There had been thoughts that Memorial Field …

Green Dream, or Crimson Title: Game Could Decide Ivy Crown

Friday, October 31, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College receiver Ryan McManus was recruited by both the Big Green and its arch-rival, Harvard, while at his Minnesota high school five years ago. Although his older brother, Tim, was a star for the former …

The Measure of a Writer

Friday, October 31, 2014

In December 1935, Budd Schulberg, a Dartmouth College junior and editor-in-chief of the daily paper The Dartmouth , traveled from Hanover some 60 miles west to Proctor, Vt., near Rutland, to report on a strike by men who …

Civil Rights Icon Julian Bond Visits Dartmouth

Friday, October 31, 2014

Hanover — In the eyes of Julian Bond, icon of the American civil rights movement, our education on social justice in the 1960s shouldn’t consist of only four words — “I have a dream” — and two people, …

Dartmouth’s Stadium Ready for a Facelift

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Hanover — When thousands of spectators crowd into Memorial Field for Saturday’s football game between Dartmouth College and Harvard, they will be witness not only to a clash of the Ivy League’s co-leaders, but to one of the …

Kozlov Goal Sends Dartmouth Women to Victory

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Poughkeepsie, n.y. — Junior Lucielle Kozlov scored her team-best fifth goal of the season as the Dartmouth College women’s soccer team defeated Marist, 1-0, in nonconference play on Monday evening at Tenney Stadium. The win puts Dartmouth 6-4-4 overall with an Ivy League showdown set for Saturday evening …

Local Roundup: Big Green Women’s Hockey Rolls in Opener

Monday, October 27, 2014

Hanover — The Dartmouth College women’s ice hockey team opened its regular season in a big way on Sunday afternoon, routing in-state rival New Hampshire at Thompson Arena, 6-2. Junior Lindsay Allen and sophomore Kennedy Ottenbreit led the …

Dartmouth Huffs and Puffs Past Columbia

Sunday, October 26, 2014

New York — Columbia University football coach Pete Mangurian said before Saturday’s Ivy League game with Dartmouth that the visitors were the best of the Lions’ opponents to that point. The Big Green didn’t play like it, however, …