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Field hockey falls 1-0 against Holy Cross team

Field hockey falls 1-0 against Holy Cross team

Julia Higa, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


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The field hockey team suffered a 1-0 home loss against the College of the Holy Cross Crusaders. The Tuesday afternoon loss took the team to a 3-4 record for the season. “We knew it was going to be a tough match today,” head coach Kate Pfeifer said. The only goal of the game was scored within the first si...

Men’s soccer beats Yale in second shutout of season

Men’s soccer beats Yale in second shutout of season

Sabrina Hood, Senior Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


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The men’s soccer team secured a 1-0 win against the Yale University Bulldogs Saturday at the Rally Against Cancer game. This is the second shutout win in a row for UVM, giving the team a 3-2 record for the season thus far. This was the first time UVM played against Yale in 20 years, according to...

Men’s soccer team bounces back after home defeat

Men’s soccer team bounces back after home defeat

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

September 11, 2017


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The past and present of UVM men’s soccer collided on a chilly Friday night, as UVM welcomed former head coach Jesse Cormier– now with the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles– at Virtue Field. The past prevailed when the Eagles defeated the Catamounts 4-0 in the Peter Baldwin Memorial Classic....

Women’s soccer defeats Brown in overtime

Women’s soccer defeats Brown in overtime

Sabrina Hood, Sports Writer

September 7, 2017


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The UVM women’s soccer team successfully snatched an important win Saturday  against Brown University. “They’ve been working hard and this was their only game this week, so it was nice to have it come out with a win,”  said head coach Kristi Lefebvre. First-year midfielder Ella Bankert scored t...

Indoor team maintains perfect record

Greg Mandozzi, Sports Writer

April 10, 2017


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The Vermont Bucks continue to dominate on the indoor football field, as they soared to a 62-14 victory on Friday night. The Gutterson Fieldhouse was packed with Bucks fans as they set their sights on the neighboring New Hampshire Brigade. The impressive Bucks win propels the team to a perfect 3-0 start...

Lacrosse suffers defeat in conference game

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

April 8, 2017


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On a day where Vermont men’s lacrosse celebrated the program’s 40th anniversary, University of Hartford spoiled the Catamounts’ party. The Hawks defeated UVM 15-13 Apr. 1 at Virtue Field in a rematch of the 2016 America East Championship, which Hartford also won. The start of the game was pushed back ...

Soccer begins preparing for new season with wins

Matt Chimenti-Carmen, Sports Writer

April 7, 2017


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The men’s soccer team has started their preparation for next season with a couple of close offseason wins. Vermont defeated The College of St. Rose 1-0 in a home scrimmage, before travelling to West Point to play Army West Point, winning 2-1. These games were Vermont’s first under new head coach...

Men’s hockey sweeps Maine in first round

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2017


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How sweep it is. Men’s ice hockey earned a spot in the Hockey East quarterfinals for the fifth consecutive season after sweeping University of Maine in two games. The Catamounts started quickly on the weekend, scoring within the first four minutes of the first period March 3. Sophomore forward L...

Basketball wins…again

Matt Chimenti-Carmen, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


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The No. 1 seeded Catamounts made their way into the America East final with two resounding wins in front of sold out crowds at Patrick Gym. Vermont kicked off their America East Playoffs with a convincing win against the No. 8 seeded University of Maine March 1. The Cats put on an excellent performan...

Basketball makes conference history

Zach Falls, Senior Staff Writer

February 25, 2017


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Men’s basketball’s historic regular season came to a close on Saturday, with a 66-51 win over Stony Brook University on Senior Night. First-year forward Anthony Lamb led all scorers with 19 points, as the team enters the conference tournament as the No. 1 seed. The season has been filled with record...

Hockey splits a week before quarter finals

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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A split against Merrimack College on senior weekend sent Vermont women’s hockey on the road for the Hockey East quarterfinals. The Catamounts scored first Feb. 17, striking in the last minute of the second period. Junior defender Katherine Pate took a shot from the top of the face-off circle that b...

Cats rally against cancer

Matt Chimenti-Carmen, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


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The Rally Against Cancer game began with the UVM crowd giving a warm welcome to two families that have children with cancer. Vermont athletics awarded each child their own Vermont Rally Against Cancer jersey. Following a lengthy period of cheers and applause, the families were escorted off the court and...

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