The Vermont Cynic

Men’s soccer starts season off strong

Valerie Courtright, Senior Staff Writer

September 4, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

As students return to campus, men’s soccer action returns to Virtue Field. The Catamounts are ambitious for this year, following an America East regular season championship in head coach Rob Dow’s first season. “The spring semester offseason was awesome,” Dow said. The guys focused on ...

Women’s lacrosse falls to Albany

Women’s lacrosse falls to Albany

Sabrina Hood, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

Women’s lacrosse failed to register their first conference win of the season, succumbing to a 17-8 loss to the University at Albany Apr. 4. Albany remains undefeated in the conference. “Our girls continued to fight, but it was a tough hole to dig ourselves out of,” head coach Sarah Dalton said. ...

Men’s lacrosse team uses strong defense to snag win

Men’s lacrosse team uses strong defense to snag win

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

The Catamounts improved to 10-1 on the season, their first double-digit win season since 1997, according to UVM athletics. The No. 14 Catamounts defeated the University of Massachusetts Lowell River Hawks 14-7 April 7. Prior to the game, UVM athletics held a ceremony honoring the alumni and students ...

Lacrosse returns to winning ways after loss

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 28, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

One of the many marks of a great team is how they deal with adversity, and UVM men’s lacrosse showed that they can deal with it well. Coming off of a 21-5 loss to No. 1 University at Albany March 17, the No. 16 Catamounts rebounded with a 10-6 home win over the Binghamton Bearcats at Virtue Field March ...

Late shot shocks Catamounts in title game

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 10, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

With one swish of the net as the final seconds ticked off, the University of Maryland Baltimore County broke the hearts of the Vermont Catamounts and their fans. Jairus Lyles made a 3-pointer with 0.6 seconds to go as the Retrievers celebrated the America East tournament title at Patrick Gym after a 65...

Women’s lacrosse wins and loses at home

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 8, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

Vermont women’s lacrosse embraced MAACtion this week, as two teams from the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference visited Virtue Field. UVM hosted Siena College Wednesday Feb. 28 in a game that saw history made. Junior midfielder Elise Koehl tied a school record with eight goals in the game as ...

Men’s basketball heads to America East championship

Men’s basketball heads to America East championship

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Headliners, March Madness, Sports

Vermont men’s basketball is headed to the America East championship. For the third year in a row, UVM men’s basketball will play for a spot in the NCAA tournament and for the America East title. Top-seeded Vermont defeated No. 5 Stony Brook 70-51 at Patrick Gym yesterday to punch their t...

Catamounts stomp over Black Bears

Curt Berry, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


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Vermont took the first step towards America East glory, defeating the University of Maine on the back of a superb second half performance. UVM outplayed Maine Saturday night, winning 75-60, and advanced to the semifinals. They will play Stony Brook University March 6. Senior guard Trae Bell-H...

Women’s basketball falls after coach ejection

Sabrina Hood, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

The women’s basketball head coach was ejected from a game Thursday night after Vermont was charged with two technical fouls. Vermont continued their losing streak, losing to the University of Maine Feb. 22 with a final score of 79-47 and Stony Brook University three days later, 55-49. Head ...

Basketball loses two-year win streak

Basketball loses two-year win streak

Sabrina Hood, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Editor's Picks, Game Recaps, Sports

For the first time in over two years, UVM men's basketball left the court with a conference loss. The Catamounts' win streak came to an end Sunday, Feb. 18 with a 69-68 loss to the University of Hartford at Patrick Gym. Senior forward Drew Urquhart posted a double-double in the defeat, with 15...

Hockey wins, fails to Pack the Gut

Maddie Allen, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

As the UVM women’s hockey team skated out for warmups, the student section, a sea of green and gold, roared with approval. The women’s hockey team held their fifth annual Pack the Gut game on Friday, facing off against the University of Connecticut. The Catamounts pulled out the 1-0 win in a ...

Vermont triumphs over Providence College

Vermont triumphs over Providence College

Curt Berry, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

Fights, blocked shots, power play goals, a game winner, and free chocolate made for an exciting weekend at Gutterson Fieldhouse. Men’s hockey continued their hot streak this weekend, winning a game and tying another against No. 8 ranked Providence College. After these two games, Vermont improv...

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