The Vermont Cynic

Vermont Athletics and Sheraton Burlington Hotel Sign Sponsorship Deal

October 20, 2003


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The University of Vermont Department of Athletics and the Sheraton Burlington Hotel have signed a two-year, $50,000 agreement that will further enhance the role of the Sheraton in Catamount athletics. "We are proud to support the University of Vermont's vision, especially as it relates to building ...

The UVM Cycling Team: An Uphill Climb

October 20, 2003


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The UVM Cycling Club Team just returned from The National Collegiate Mountain Bike Championships. The race was held near Taos, in Angle Fire, New Mexico. The team finished 4th overall. UVM was the only non Colorado team in the top 5. The race at Angle fire is at 11,000ft and the altitude is tough ...

Men’s Hockey: UNH Hands UVM a 3-0 Loss

October 13, 2003


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DURHAM, N.H. - New Hampshire's Nathan Martz and Justin Aikins each scored a goal and Hobey Baker candidate Mike Ayers recorded 17 saves to break the UNH career shutout record as the fourth-ranked Wildcats used a pair ofpower-play goals and a short-handed tally in a 3-0 win over Vermont saturday at the Wh...

Vermont Tennis Defeats Rhode Island

October 13, 2003


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BURLINGTON, Vt. - In men's tennis Saturday afternoon at the UVM Tennis Facility, the Catamounts picked up their second win of the season defeating URI, 5-2. In singles Vermont won four of the six matches. Picking up wins for the Catamounts were Tom Whittaker (London England), Griffin Maloney (So.Westf...

Badgers Roll Past Catamounts To Complete Weekend Sweep

October 13, 2003


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MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin sophomore Nikki Burish (Madison, Wisc.) scored twice to lead the Badgers to a 7-0 victory over visiting Vermont at the Kohl Center.The #6 ranked Badgers swept the first-ever women's hockey series between the two schools after posting a 2-0 victory in the season opener on Friday...

Women’s Soccer Ties Hartford

October 13, 2003


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WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - Freshman Cassandra VanLeeuwen (Tillsonburg, Ontario) scored twice in the opening 20 minutes to lead Vermont to a 2-2 tie with America East foe Hartford. After scoring the game's first goal in the 11th minute, VanLeeuwen struck again in the 19th minute on a ball goalkeeper Stephanie...

Student Athletes Come Under Fire

October 6, 2003


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In the wake of another controversial book chronicling the discrepancies between student-athletes and non-athletes in elite liberal arts institutions, attention is once again being focused on Middlebury's admissions policies. "Reclaiming the Game", the follow-up to the ground-breaking "The Game of L...

Cats Served Loss by Carabins

October 6, 2003


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In Men's Tennis action Saturday afternoon, the Montreal Carabins downed the Vermont Catamounts, 6-1. After retiring in Friday's match versus St. Lawrence, Tom Whittaker (London, England) bounced back winning UVM's lone point, defeating Montreal's Nicolas Gagnon, 7-6, 6-7,10-4, in the #3 slot. The Cata...

Boston Ties Men’s Soccer in Loaded Game

October 6, 2003


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Matt Chavez scored four goals but Vermont could not hold off a late Boston University charge as the team's settled for a 4-4 double overtime tie America East men's soccer at a soggy Centennial Field on Saturday afternoon. Chavez gave the Catamounts a 4-1 lead with just under 20 minutes to play but ...

Eagles Eat Catamounts Over Ice

October 6, 2003


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Boston College's Tony Voce scored a hat trick as the third-ranked Eagles held off a late Vermont comeback and defeated the Catamounts, 5-3, in front of a sold-out Gutterson Fieldhouse Saturday afternoon. Boston College took a 4-0 lead early in the third, only to have the scrappy Catamounts claw back...

Last Minute Equalizer Forces Lady’s Soccer into Double OT Draw

September 29, 2003


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NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - The University of Vermont women's soccer team scored three goals in the second half to dig itself out of a 2-0 hole, but Central Connecticut's Laura Duncan (East Sussex, England) headed in Kelly Shimmin's restart cross with just 35 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. T...

Men’s Hockey, Women’s B-Ball Tickets Go On Sale Oct. 1st

September 29, 2003


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BURLINGTON, Vt. - Starting on Wednesday, October 1st at 9:00am, all General Admission tickets for the 2003-2004 University of Vermont men's hockey and men's and women's basketball seasons will go on sale to the general public.Fans can choose to purchase any combination of single-game tickets or they c...

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