College Sports

Cowboys- Giants: Aching QBs Meet

Sunday, November 23, 2014

For Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, the concern is about his back. While the Giants’ Eli Manning is looking to rebound after one of the worst starts of his career. Romo takes the Dallas Cowboys to New York tonight with a chance to match the win total from their .500 rut of the past three seasons. The 34-year-old quarterback whose surgically repaired back sustained yet another injury against Washington has a …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Women’s XC 20th at Nationals

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Terre Haute, Ind. — The Dartmouth women’s cross country team completed its season with a 20th-place finish on Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Championships at Indiana State University’s LaVern Gibson Championship Course. Junior Dana Giordano led the Big Green in the six-kilometer race, taking 45th place in 20 minutes, 49 seconds, an impressive achievement considering she was tripped and stepped on near the …

With Last-Minute TD, Crimson Crafts a Perfect Ending

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Cambridge, Mass. — The 131st edition of The Game will be remembered for The Finish. Conner Hempel threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Fischer with 55 seconds to play and Harvard beat Yale 31-24 to capture the Ivy League title outright after blowing a 17-point fourth-quarter lead on Saturday. Harvard won for …

Florida St. Back on Top

Monday, November 17, 2014

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Florida State is No. 1 again in The Associated Press college football poll in another comeback of sorts for a team with a season full of remarkable rallies. The Seminoles (10-0) were preseason No. 1 before being replaced by Mississippi …

Dartmouth Women Win Opener in OT

Monday, November 17, 2014

Staff Reports Hanover — Junior Lakin Roland hit a buzzer beating tip-in to force overtime, setting up a 68-63 season opening overtime win for the Dartmouth women’s basketball team, 68-63 over visiting New Jersey Institute of Technology on Sunday afternoon at Leede Arena. Senior Milica Toskovic joined Roland …

A Game of ‘Elegant Violence’

Monday, November 17, 2014

By Tris Wykes Valley News Staff Writer Hanover — Peety Kaur knew her Dartmouth College experience would be varied, but she never thought it would come to this. Still, there she was Sunday, running and tackling and being …

New England Football: UNH Pounces on Delaware

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Durham, n.h. — Sean Goldrich threw four touchdown passes, three into the hands of Harold Spears, and New Hampshire clocked its ninth straight win with a 43-14 victory over Delaware on Saturday afternoon. Goldrich was 24 of 33 for 285 yards to lead the Wildcats (9-1, 7-0 Colonial …

The Plot Thickens for Victorious Big Green

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Hanover — The Ryan and Rock Show carried the Dartmouth College football team past visiting Brown on Saturday, the Big Green winning, 44-21, to set up the season’s dramatic conclusion next week at Princeton. Should Dartmouth beat the …

It’s Tourney Time for Big Green Soccer

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Hanover — The last time went by too quickly. Alex Adelabu wants his final NCAA tournament experience to last a while. He’s a big reason why the Dartmouth College men’s soccer team has another week — at a …

Bulldogs Suffer 1st Loss

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Tuscaloosa, Ala. — Blake Sims, T.J. Yeldon and No. 4 Alabama’s relentless defense delivered on a big stage, and the Crimson Tide held off No. 1 Mississippi State on Saturday 25-20. The Tide (9-1, 6-1 SEC, No. 5 …

Three Football Seniors Reflect on Their Time at Dartmouth

Friday, November 14, 2014

Jordan Are The Touted Prospect When he arrived at Dartmouth, the idea that Jordan Are would graduate with only a few significant varsity football plays under his belt seemed preposterous. Ranked as one of the Houston area’s top …

Park’s Place: Even From Bench, QB Finds Dartmouth’s Still His Home

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover — It wasn’t the pain that caused Dartmouth College quarterback Alex Park to cry in the midst of a game against visiting Harvard two years ago. The shoulder injury hurt, but what stung more was the realization …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth X-C Teams Run at Regional Meet

Friday, November 14, 2014

New York — The Dartmouth women finished third at the NCAA Northeast Regional Friday afternoon on the 6-kilometer Van Cordtland Park course. The Big Green and other teams awaiting word on at-large bids will know for certain today whether or not they will move on to the nationals …