College Sports

College Roundup: Dartmouth Runs At Penn Relays

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Philadelphia — Members of the Dartmouth women’s track & field team participated at the Penn Relays at Franklin Field on Thursday. The Big Green’s Erica Hendershot claimed 17th out of 60 runners in the 400-meter hurdles (1:02.14). Teammate Katy Sprout was 25th. In the Heptagonal section of the 4x400, the Big Green took third in 3:48.56 behind only Cornell (3:42.02) and Princeton (3:43.93). In the 3,000 steeplechase, Sarah B. DeLozier …

Ex-Dartmouth Coach Deals With Departures

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Rachel Hanson, formerly Dartmouth College’s softball coach, is experiencing some turbulence this spring as the first-year bench boss at Stanford. The Cardinal, enduring one of the worst seasons in program history at 16-29 overall and 1-14 in Pac-12 Conference play, suffered further losses Monday when three seniors quit the team with 10 games remaining. The San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News reported that third …

Big Green Lacrosse Soars Over River Hawks

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s lacrosse team won easily against UMass Lowell on Tuesday night but may have suffered a disheartening loss during its 18-9 victory at Scully-Fahey Field. With roughly three minutes remaining in the rout, Big Green midfielder Phil Hession limped off the field with an apparent hamstring pull. The …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Baseball Extends Divisional Reign

Monday, April 20, 2015

Hanover — Wash. Rinse. Repeat. Eight times. Dartmouth College senior Matt MacDowell hit a walk-off sacrifice fly in the first game of a doubleheader against Brown, then scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth in …

Divisional Repeat Within Dartmouth Softball’s Reach

Monday, April 20, 2015

Hanover — That championship feeling is developing again for the Dartmouth College softball team, which swept an Ivy League doubleheader against visiting Brown on Sunday, 4-0 and 6-0, at Dartmouth Softball Park. The result means the Big Green …

College Roundup: Brown Snaps Dartmouth Softball’s Win Streak

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Hanover — For the second straight season, the Brown Bears played the spoilers role and upset the Dartmouth College softball team, ending the Big Green’s 11-game unbeaten streak on Saturday afternoon. Dartmouth took the first game 6-1, but the visitors crushed the hosts 9-0 in five innings in …

Dartmouth Baseball’s Division Rivals Bracing for a Familiar Ending

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Hanover — If it’s mid-April, you know baseball coaches at Harvard, Yale and Brown are shaking their heads in frustration. Some day, some way, won’t Dartmouth College stumble and allow one of them to capture the Ivy League’s …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …