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Cats lose in semifinals, upset at home

November 7

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The Cats entered a semifinal matchup after a first round bye against the No. 5 seeded University of New Hampshire Wildcats on Nov. 7.The game remained scoreless until the 57th minute, when Wildcat first-year and Essex resident ...

Lady Cats dunked by No. 1 UConn Huskies

December 7

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In a rematch of last year's first-round NCAA tournament game, Vermont women's basketball team (4-1) recently recorded their first loss of the season to the top-ranked  UConn Huskies, 84-42The Huskies dominated the court in ...

Men’s Hockey Rolls versus New Hampshire

Dakota Rubin

March 7

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Junior Brian Roloff's hat trick lead an offensive explosion as the Catamounts knocked off Hockey East rival New Hampshire 6-4 on Friday night at Gutterson Fieldhouse. The victory was just the second for UVM against UNH since the Cats joined Hockey East. Twelve different ...

Lady Cats trounced by unbeaten Siena

September 15

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"Remember who we are and what we play for." That was the rallying cry for the UVM women's soccer team as they broke the huddle Friday afternoon before playing host to Siena. Unfortunately for the Cats and first-year head coac...

Field hockey drops two on the road

September 8

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The University of Vermont field hockey team dropped its season opener on the road this week at #13 Boston College.BC drew first blood with a goal just over 13 minutes into the contest, but Vermont senior Maegan Luce answered ...

Catamounts begin title defense

Eli Zink

September 8

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In a game where the momentum was as back and forth as its windy conditions, the University of Vermont men's soccer team could only manage a double-overtime tie with La Salle on Friday. Vermont started strong, led by senior...

Baseball drops Quinnipiac in 12

April 29

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It took long enough, but senior Kyle Massie's third hit of the game couldn't have come at a better time.With no outs and the bases loaded in the bottom of the 12th inning Massie rapped Quinnipiac reliever Eric Bretscher's 102nd pit...

#5 UMBC edges Cats: Retrievers end men’s lacrosse season on senior day

April 28

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The #5 UMBC Retrievers spoiled senior day for America East rivals Vermont on Saturday, walking out of Moulton Winder field with an 8-6 victory.In what proved to be the final game for nine UVM seniors, the Catamounts came out ...

Siena Dominates Vermont in OT

March 27

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The Catamounts men's lacrosse team fell 7-6 in over-time to Siena on Saturday afternoon, bringing their record to 3-4 halfway through the season.This was the first time the Saints have ever defeated UVM in men's lacrosse, bringing ...

Boston College Tops UVM in Lacrosse

March 27

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The Vermont Women's Lacrosse team was defeated by Boston College, 16-10, last Wednesday. The Eagles were led by Jenna McCabe and Elizabeth Kadison, who combined for 11 points.McCabe picked up three assists and was one of three...

America East Title Rolls Away from the Cats

March 20

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The scene on the court said it all: the ball bouncing harmlessly at the other end of the court, Albany players and fans jumping in jubilation at center court, and UVM sophomore guard Mike Trimboli in a ball on his knees at th...

Women’s Basketball Falls in Semifinals

March 20

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After defeating #6 seed Maine 70-57, the third seeded Vermont Catamounts could not rally past the UMBC Retrievers, losing 67-56.Against Maine, Vermont used a 26-7 run to close out the final nine minutes of the game and surge int...

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