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Dartmouth College football coach Buddy Teevens meets with some of the Big Green's kickers during Wednesday's practice. From left, the booters are Alex Gakenheimer, Ben Kepley and Riley Lyons. Valley News - Tris Wykes

Dartmouth WR Has Speedy Recovery

Friday, April 18, 2014

Hanover — One of the standouts of Dartmouth College spring football practice so far has been freshman receiver Jon Marc Carrier, a 5-foot-8 speedster who’s looked even more comfortable and confident than he did last fall, when he caught five passes for 58 yards and a touchdown and returned six kickoffs for an average of 19 yards. It was such …

Dartmouth Names New Soccer Coach

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Hanover — Ron Rainey was named Dartmouth College’s new women’s soccer coach, Director of Athletics and Recreation Harry Sheehy announced Tuesday. Rainey spent the last eight seasons at the helm of the women’s soccer team at the University of Iowa. This past fall he guided the Hawkeyes to their third straight season of double-digit victories and claimed an at-large bid to the NCAA …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Softball 12-0 in Ivies

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Hanover — Sophomore Morgan McCalmon drove home four runs on Sunday, as the Dartmouth College softball team completed a four-game sweep over Yale, with a come-from-behind win in the second game of Sunday’s twinbill. Dartmouth (23-13, 12-0 Ivy) scored all five runs in the third inning of game one for a 5-1 win and then scored three times in the fifth to take …

Maryland reaches Final Four, tops Louisville 76-73

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Louisville, Ky. (ap) — The Maryland Terrapins are headed back to the Final Four for the first time since they won it all back in 2006. All-American Alyssa Thomas scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Maryland advanced to the Terrapins’ first Final Four since winning the …

Kaleb’s Krowd: Tarczewski Leaves Hometown in Thrall

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Claremont — Take a sports bar, fill it with 100 or so noisy people and put the father of Kaleb Tarczewski in a comfy couch in front of a big screen and you have the makings for a …

Irish Stay Perfect

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

South Bend, Ind. — Notre Dame’s quest for perfection will continue at the Final Four. Jewell Loyd scored 30 points and unbeaten Notre Dame advanced to the Final Four for a fourth straight season with an 88-69 win …

Dartmouth Softball Sweeps Tigers

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Staff Reports Princeton, n.j. — Junior Kristen Rumley excelled in the circle on Monday as the Dartmouth College softball team completed a four-game sweep of its opening Ivy League weekend with 1-0 and 4-1 defeats of Princeton at the Class of 1895 Field. Monday’s doubleheader made up for …

Monday, March 31, 2014

The Associated Press Louisville, Ky. — Alyssa Thomas scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as fourth-seeded Maryland upset No. 1 seed Tennessee 73-62 on Sunday in the Louisville Region semifinal. The Terrapins (27-6) reached their ninth regional final and first since 2012. They did it …

Looking at the Tourney Clock

Monday, March 31, 2014

Welcome to a friendly rivalry version of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today’s edition looks into the true length of the final minute in an NCAA tournament basketball game. Time Drag We know how you feel: The final minute of a …

BC beats Lowell To Reach Frozen Four

Monday, March 31, 2014

Worcester, Mass. (ap) — Ian McCoshen scored with 8:44 left and top-seeded Boston College beat UMass-Lowell 4-3 on Sunday in the NCAA Northeast Regional final to reach the Frozen Four for the 11th time in 17 years. Boston College (28-7-4), seeking its fourth NCAA championship in seven seasons, …

Undefeated Cornell Steamrolls Dartmouth Lacrosse

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Hanover — Early in Saturday’s Ivy League men’s lacrosse game between Dartmouth and Cornell, a group of rowdy fraternity brothers filed into Scully-Fahey Field, taunting the No. 2 Big Red as they filed along the bleachers’ bottom row. …

Big Green Baseball Splits Ivy Opener

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Ithaca, n.y. — Thomas Roulis delivered an RBI single in the 11th inning of the second game to help the Dartmouth College baseball team salvage a twinbill split at Cornell in the first Ivy League games for both teams this season. In the first game, J.D. Whetsel poked …

S. Williams Captures Another Key Biscayne Title

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Key Biscayne, Fla. — The celebration began with a series of happy hops that propelled Serena Williams across the court. Soon she was twirling, waving, laughing and mugging for the cameras — a familiar ritual by a perennial …