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Women’s basketball player assists team during conference matchup

Nickie Morris, Assistant Sports Editor

February 19, 2019


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Sophomore guard Josie Larkins had her career high of seven assists during the Feb. 16 game against the Hartford Hawks. The UVM women’s basketball team played the University of Hartford Feb. 16 at Patrick Gym and lost 76-48. Larkins said she was more focused on the team’s defensive struggle during this ga...

Hockey secures two consecutive wins

Nickie Morris, Assistant Sports Editor

February 19, 2019


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The UVM women’s hockey team won Feb. 15 and Feb. 16 home games against College of the Holy Cross. UVM entered these games with a 8-18-5 record. The Feb. 15 game was military appreciation night and the Feb. 16 game was senior night.   Vermont won both games scoring, 3-0 Feb. 15 and 4-1 Feb. ...

Men’s hockey improves in its second weekend game

Men’s hockey improves in its second weekend game

Ashley Miller, Senior Staff Writer

February 13, 2019


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The UVM men’s hockey head coach is concerned about the team’s chances of entering the Hockey East Playoffs. The Catamounts didn’t make it to the Hockey East Quarterfinals in 2018 because they lost to University of Massachusetts  Amherst 5-1, according to a March 2018 Burlington Free Press article. Vermont...

Basketball wins fourth straight game

Basketball wins fourth straight game

Stephan Toljan, Senior Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


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UVM men’s basketball team beat the University at Albany 67-49 Feb. 9. This win gives the Catamounts a 19-5 standing this season and is their fourth consecutive win, according to UVM athletics. In the America East conference, UVM has a 9-1 standing, according to UVM athletics. UVM took possession first, but Albany...

Women’s basketball boosts playoff aspirations

Nickie Morris, Assistant Sports Editor

February 5, 2019


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The crowd filled Patrick Gym for a conference game as UVM took on the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. The UVM women’s basketball team won 52-42 against the University of Massachusetts, Lowell Feb. 2 The game began slowly for UVM, who scored just eight points in the first period in contrast to 11 by Lo...

Pack the Gut sees third largest crowd yet

Pack the Gut sees third largest crowd yet

Ashley Miller, Senior Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


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The UVM women’s hockey team played against Boston University Feb. 3 in the annual Pack the Gut event. 1,967 fans were in the stands for the challenge to break the Women’s Hockey East attendance record of 2,136 fans, which was set two years ago in Vermont, according to UVM athletics. I...

Men’s hockey wins against Merrimack

Men’s hockey wins against Merrimack

Ashley Miller, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


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The UVM men’s ice hockey team has broken their five game losing streak. In an effort to rally against Mental Health, the Catamounts faced off and defeated Merrimack, 5-1 Jan. 25. Vermont had a 8-13-1 record in Hockey East prior to this game, according to UVM athletics. The Catamounts hit the...

Men’s basketball loses six game winning streak at home

Men’s basketball loses six game winning streak at home

Nickie Morris, Assistant Sports Editor

January 29, 2019


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In front of an electrified Patrick Gym, the men’s basketball team played for their seventh straight win Wednesday night. The UVM men’s basketball team lost 74-61 against the University of Maryland Baltimore County Jan. 23. This game was a rematch from the March 2018 conference title game wher...

Swimming & diving celebrates grads

Stephan Toljan, Senior Staff Writer

January 23, 2019


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UVM women’s swimming and diving team hosted the University of Rhode Island Jan. 19 for their last home meet. Each senior was congratulated by Athletic Director Jeff Schulman. They were also presented with a bouquet from head coach Gerry Cournoyer and posed for pictures. The meet began short...

UVM club football ends season with a No. 2 ranking

UVM club football ends season with a No. 2 ranking

Stephan Toljan, Senior staff writer

November 6, 2018


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The UVM men’s varsity football team has been undefeated since 1974. It’s hard to lose games when the team doesn’t exist. Although varsity football hasn’t been at UVM for 44 years, Catamounts who want to pad-up and hit the field can still do so with the men’s club football team. The team...

Men’s hockey loses first home game

Men’s hockey loses first home game

Regan Sebolt, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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UVM men’s hockey lost their first home game of the season Oct. 11 against Laurentian University 4-1. An empty net goal deep in the third period put the game away. UVM offense started the first period winning a majority of the faceoffs, having good possession of the puck and getting 26 total ...

Men’s Soccer beats Siena

Aryanna Ramsaran, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


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The men’s soccer team came back with a win after losing their four-game winning streak to Colgate Sept. 16. The Catamounts won 1-0 against Siena College Sept. 18, bringing their record to 6-2 before the start of their America East conference games. Head coach Rob Dow said the team improved mo...

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