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Local Roundup: Big Green Upends Friars

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Providence, r.i. — Julia Donald and Rebecca Hu each netted a pair of goals Sunday as the Dartmouth College field hockey team defeated Providence, 5-2, at Lennon Family Field. The Big Green improved to 4-5 overall, while the Friars fell to 2-10. Donald wasted little time in scoring her first goal of the afternoon and her seventh of the season, finding the back of the net just 23 seconds into …

College Roundup: 10-Man Dartmouth Holds Off Princeton

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s soccer team scored an early goal and, despite playing down a man for the final 65 minutes of play, held on to defeat Princeton, 1-0, at Burnham Field on Saturday. Freshman Amadu Kunateh scored the lone goal of the game in the 10th minute, his second of the season, but was issued a red card in the …

Wildcats Are Pickpockets in Easy Victory

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Durham, n.h. — Dalton Crossan ran for four touchdowns and New Hampshire made its first five interceptions of the season in a 37-14 win over Elon on Saturday. Crossan rushed for 140 yards on 22 carries. He ran 26 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter then added scoring runs of 1, 8 and 2 yards as the Wildcats built a 27-0 …

Big Green Toasts Quakers

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Philadelphia — Hunched in the front row of Franklin Field’s upper deck Saturday, a damp group of University of Pennsylvania students had seen enough with five minutes remaining in the first half against Dartmouth. Although their school’s longstanding …

No. 1 Buckeyes Avoid Upset

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Bloomington, Ind. — Ezekiel Elliott did everything he could to keep Ohio State’s winning streak going. It still took a final goal-line stand for the top-ranked Buckeyes to hold off Indiana. And now, Ohio State’s grip on the …

Opioid Treatment Center Opens

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Keene, n.h. — As a deadly heroin epidemic rages on in New Hampshire, a new center to combat opioid addiction opened in Keene Thursday. It’s the fifth one in the Granite State by Recover Together, which combines group therapy and Suboxone to treat addiction. Recover Together, a for-profit …

Quakers Sweep Big Green

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth volleyball was defeated by Penn by a score of 3-0 (18-25, 17-25, 12-25) in Leede Arena on Friday evening. The Big Green dipped to 4-7, 1-1 in Ivy League play, while the Quakers are 8-6, 2-0. Junior Emily Astarita led both teams with 11 …

Dartmouth Backup QB a World Traveler

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Hanover — Milling about at the north end of Memorial Field, the Dartmouth College football linemen were ready to butt heads Wednesday when line coach Keith Clark realized something was missing. Or rather, someone. A quarterback was needed …

Princeton Hands Columbia 24th Straight Loss

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Princeton, n.j. — John Lovett threw a first-quarter touchdown pass to Trevor Osborne, the Princeton defense intercepted three passes and recovered a fumble, and the Tigers beat Columbia 10-5 on a rainy Friday night for the Lions’ 24th straight loss. Princeton is 3-0 for the first time since …

B’s Defensemen Still Recovering

Friday, October 2, 2015

Boston — Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara is already in midseason form when it comes to talking — or not talking — about injuries. The Bruins’ captain returned to the ice this week after sustaining an undisclosed upper …

NCAA Hits Brown and SMU Hoop

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Dallas — Every stop in college for Larry Brown has meant more wins. A national title at Kansas. A runner-up finish at UCLA. There has also been NCAA scrutiny, and now SMU has been banned from postseason play next season and Brown was suspended for nine games after …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Men’s, Women’s Golf Claim Tourneys

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Quechee — The Dartmouth College men’s golf team began the second and final round of the Quechee Collegiate Challenge with a five-stroke lead, and made the lead hold up on Sunday despite a hard-charging Rhode Island team, winning the tournament at a collective 2-over-par 578. Big Green freshman …

Princeton Strikes Early, Often

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth College field hockey team found itself vulnerable to Princeton’s quick-strike capabilities Sunday, dropping the teams’ Ivy League opener, 7-3, at Chase AstroTurf Field. The Big Green, hoping to knock off the No. 20 Tigers, …