College Sports

New Hampshire goalie Danny Tirone blocks the post as Boston University forward Nick Roberto (15) tries to poke the puck through during the second period of the Hockey East semifinals in Boston, Friday, March 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

KUA to NCAA: Former Wildcats Make Their Mark in Playoffs

Friday, April 17, 2015

Boston — The NCAA men’s hockey postseason was filled with Kimball Union Academy alumni this spring. From Division III Trinity College’s first-ever NCAA national championship three weeks ago to both sides of last Saturday’s Division I Frozen Four final in Boston, the event programs’ player biographies were dotted with Wildcat paw prints. D -I runner up Boston University included four …

In Brief: Spieth Struggles in First Action Since Masters Win

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Hilton Head Island, s.c. — Jordan Spieth had a post-Masters letdown Thursday, shooting a 3-over 74 at the RBC Heritage to end his run of 16 straight rounds under par. Spieth vowed his whirlwind, two-day celebration tour of New York after winning the green jacket Sunday wouldn’t affect his focus. But it was …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Lacrosse Handles NJIT

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Newark, n.j. — Freshman Jack Korzelius scored three times as the Dartmouth College men’s lacrosse team defeated the New Jersey Institute of Technology, 7-5, on Tuesday afternoon in the first meeting between the schools. The Big Green improved to 4-6, while the Highlanders, who were playing the final game of their inaugural season, finished 0-12. Dartmouth’s Wiley Osborne had four assists, and Korzelius …

Hill Remembered Where She Made 1st Hoop

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Cincinnati — Lauren Hill’s gray, metal casket was wheeled into the 10,000-seat basketball arena and placed at the spot where she made her first basket only five months ago. No more perfect place to remember her. The 19-year-old …

Great Danes Double Dartmouth

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Staff Reports Albany, n.y. — Rachel Bowles scored six times to power No. 18 Albany to a 10-5 nonconference women’s lacrosse win over Dartmouth at John Fallon Stadium on Monday. A physical affair that saw 58 fouls and seven yellow cards between the two teams turned on Bowles’ …

Second Unit Is First Priority: Big Green Using Spring for Backup QB

Monday, April 13, 2015

Hanover — Who’s going to play quarterback for the Dartmouth College football team next season? No, not the starting job, which belongs to star Dalyn Williams, but the backup’s position, the assignment of which might, for the next …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Softball’s Win Streak Now at 10

Monday, April 13, 2015

New Haven, Conn. — The Dartmouth College softball team stretched its winning streak to 10 games and its lead in the Ivy League’s North Division to three games with a doubleheader sweep of Yale on Sunday, posting 8-0 and 7-0 shutout victories. Senior Kristen Rumley and junior Morgan …

Local Roundup: Big Green Brings the Big Bats

Sunday, April 12, 2015

New Haven, Conn. — Sophomore Michael Concato outdueled Yale’s Chris Lanham to help Dartmouth take the first game of a doubleheader at Yale Field in eight innings, 3-2. The second game was a stark contrast, however, as the Big Green (8-19, 6-4 Ivy) scored their most runs in …

Princeton Lacrosse Routs Dartmouth

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Hanover — Old McDonald had a field day, not a farm, Saturday during the Dartmouth College men’s lacrosse team’s 16-5 loss to No. 14 Princeton. The Ivy League clash served as yet another platform for the offensive skills …

Providence Skates Off With NCAA Hockey Title

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Boston — Boston University goalie Matt O’Connor gave up a tying own goal in the third period, then Brandon Tanev scored with 6:17 left and Providence beat the Terriers 4-3 on Saturday night for its first NCAA hockey …

Cancer Fighter Lauren Hill Dies

Friday, April 10, 2015

Cincinnati — Lauren Hill’s teammates and coaches are remembering the 19-year-old college basketball player with her own inspiring words: “Never give up.” An example she lived by as she fought a brain tumor and rallied those around her …

Providence, Boston U. Head to Frozen Four Title Game

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Boston — Noel Acciari and Mark Jankowski scored second-period goals, Jon Gillies made 25 saves and Providence beat Nebraska-Omaha 4-1 on Thursday night in the Frozen Four to advance to the national championship game for the second time in school history. Trevor Mingoia and Nick Saracino also scored …

Big Green Guard to Graduate Early, Depart Program

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Hanover — Alex Mitola, the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team’s standout point guard, will graduate early and will not return for a fourth season with the Big Green next winter. The junior confirmed his decision with coach Paul …