The Vermont Cynic

Cats win over UMBC

January 18, 2015

After a three game losing streak starting in mid December, the Catamounts started an equally long win streak beginning with their win  Jan. 7 over Maine 68-54. They followed that win with two home victories against Stony Brook University and Dartmouth College.Last night the Catamounts defeated the Unive...

Head coach frustrated with “effortless-game”

Alexander Benoit

January 17, 2015

It was clear that head coach, Kevin Sneddon, was not happy with the men’s ice hockey performance against unranked Northeastern University. Vermont lost the game 4-1. “Northeastern’s effort was incredible and ours was terrible. They won every battle and every puck race. How many penalties did...

Men’s basketball falls late

Men’s basketball falls late

December 9, 2014

Patrick Gym as the now 6-1 Harvard University Crimson topped the Catamounts men’s basketball team Nov. 6.The 4-4 Catamounts kept it close until the end and were tied with the Crimson at the beginning of the second half.The game went into double overtime, in which the Crimson scored 14 points and the Cat...

Cats victorious in Hockey East series

Cats victorious in Hockey East series

Alexander Benoit

December 9, 2014

A trip to the University of Maine Nov. 28-29 to face the Black Bears resulted in the Catamounts taking all four possible points in the Hockey East series. Game one saw junior goalie Brody Hoffman start in net. First-year winger Mario Puskarich scored two goals, including one on the power play, en route...

UVM Falls to Union in NCAA Tournament

Ben Parsons

March 29, 2014

In their first game since being named the best team in the nation, the Union Dutchmen lived up to their no. 1 ranking, defeating Vermont by a score of 5-2 on Friday in the first game of the Division I NCAA Hockey Tournament. "It's always hard to watch your seniors in the locker room after a tough...

Club football captures win in last game

November 12, 2013

The UVM club football team finished their year off strong with a 36-0 victory over the visiting Holland College Hurricanes, Nov. 10. Fans gathered at South Burlington High School's Munson Turf Field for the Catamounts' season finale, and they witnessed the catamounts explosive passing attack. "We excelle...

Rugg, Voelkel shine in exhibition game

Colin Hekimian

October 29, 2013

UVM faced off against the St. Michael's Purple Knights in an exhibition game this past Saturday. The Catamounts topped the Purple Knights 79-72.   Vermont spread out the scoring in this game with six players tallying double-digit points.  The game was eventually won in free throw attempts.   After ...

Comier Picks Up 75th Win

September 24, 2013

Men's soccer coach, Jesse Cormier, recorded his 75th career win during his 10th season at UVM. Despite beginning the year with a record of 5-1-2, Cormier said he believes that his team has a lot to learn and improve upon, both on and off the field. A graduate of UVM's Class of '95, it was natural that Cormier would ...

Men’s Basketball Loses To Boston University

Jake Bielecki

February 13, 2013

Defending a 13-game winning-streak at Patrick Gymnasium, Vermont faced off against Boston University in the final matchup the two founding America East teams will play as conference foes. Boston is leaving the America East next year and is ineligible for tournament play              Ear...

Cats lose in semifinals, upset at home

November 7, 2012

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 Paul Bianchi capitalized on a Vermont defensive miscommunication to score ...

Lady Cats dunked by No. 1 UConn Huskies

December 7, 2009

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 the first half, scoring 50 points to Vermont's 18. The game started off almos...

Men’s Hockey Rolls versus New Hampshire

Dakota Rubin

March 7, 2009

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 players recorder points, but Roloff w...

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