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<p>1,662 fans show up for “Pack the Gut”</p>

1,662 fans show up for “Pack the Gut”

February 3, 2016

Thanks to an annual charity challenge, the women’s hockey team saw a larger than average crowd in the stands Jan. 29.The Catamounts, who ...

<p>Women’s hockey bitten by the Huskies</p>

Women’s hockey bitten by the Huskies

December 8, 2015

The No. 7  ranked Northeastern Huskies came from behind Dec. 5 to edge the Catamounts 2-1 at Gutterson Fieldhouse.Catamount women’s hockey tallied a loss Saturday...

Men’s hockey earns win and tie after series

November 2, 2015

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Men’s hockey opened their conference play this weekend with two games against Hockey East rival Northeastern University Oct. 29 and 31.Game one of the weekend saw the Cats get out to an early two goal lead thanks to sophomores Jarrid Privitera and Anthony Petruzzelli who both scored goals in the first period.The Huskies were event...

Men’s hockey swept by North Dakota

October 25, 2015

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The early season gauntlet continues for UVM men’s hockey as they welcomed No. 1 North Dakota for a two game series at Gutterson Fieldhouse.The Cats entered the series with a record of 1-2-0 after facing what was then the nation’s third ranked team in Nebraska-Omaha the previous weekend.It was clear which team had 12 NHL ...

Cats fall to No. 3 Nebraska-Omaha in two-game series

Alexander Benoit and Shane Town

October 18, 2015

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In their first visit to Gutterson Fieldhouse, the University of Nebraska-Omaha proved a tough matchup for the Catamounts. Ranked No. 3 in the nation, Nebraska came in winning their last two games. In the first game of the weekend series, the Mavericks got out to a 2-0 lead in the first period when forward Fredrik Ol...

Men’s hockey opens season with shutout win over No. 8 Minnesota

October 11, 2015

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Despite entering the game trailing the University of Minnesota in the national rankings, UVM won its first game of the season against the Gophers Oct. 10. Defying the odds on the road — against a team that has won nearly 80 percent of its home games in the past few years — Vermont beat Minnesota 3-0.Minnesota entered the ...

Cats eliminated in semifinals

March 24, 2015

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It was a tough season this year for the UVM men’s hockey team. The Cats began their season with a record of 14-3-1, which included separate four- and seven-game winning streaks.They also won their first seven games at Gutterson Fieldhouse. The team climbed as high as No. 9 in the NCAA Division I rankings.The second half of t...

Cats scratch into semifinals of College Basketball Invitational

March 24, 2015

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The Catamounts clawed until the very end in a scrappy 78-71 win over visiting Radford Highlanders in the quarterfinal round of the College Basketball Invitational at Patrick’s Gym March 23.The game, which drew 2,252 fans, marked the first home postseason contest in UVM men's basketball history.The first half of play drew a c...

Men’s hockey’s season comes to an end

Men’s hockey’s season comes to an end

March 22, 2015

Men’s hockey appeared to have seized the momentum in the Hockey East semifinal against the UMass–Lowell...

Stony Brook defeats Vermont in semifinal

Jack Estrin

March 18, 2015

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The Catamounts had a chance to tie the game on the final possession, but America East Player of the Year, Jameel Warney swatted away a shot by junior Ethan O’Day and the Cat’s hopes for the America East title. Second seeded UVM men’s basketball fell to third seeded Stony Brook 79-77 in the America East Conference sem...

Men’s hockey off to semifinals

Alexander Benoit

March 17, 2015

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It started with 12 teams, now four remain. Down four goals in game one of the three game series  this past weekend against the Boston College Eagles, Vermont looked as if it was headed for the exits, even after scoring two goals to bring the game within two. “It's backs against the wall. If we want to keep playing,...

UVM places fourth in nation

UVM places fourth in nation

March 17, 2015

 The slopes were groomed just right and conditions were fair, but the UVM Nordic and Alpine teams were unable to claw their way back as they...

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