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NFL Quarterback Don McPherson to Speak at UVM Tuesday

November 3, 2003


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The University of Vermont Department of Athletics is co-sponsoring a visit by Don McPherson, former Syracuse University and National Football League quarterback and prominent violence prevention activist, to campus next week. McPherson will speak at 7:30pm on Tuesday, Nov. 4th at the Campus Center Th...

Russell Leads Cats to 2-2 Overtime Tie with Michigan Tech

November 3, 2003


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Vermont's Travis Russell (Essex Junction, Vt.) recorded 47 saves and the Catamounts got goals from Brady Leisenring (Stowe, Vt.) and Jeff Corey (Boothwyn, Pa.) to earn a 2-2 overtime tie with Michigan Tech Saturday in the second of a two-game set in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Vermont, 0-3-2 ove...

Field Hockey: Gage’s Late Goal Lifts Cats Over UMBC

October 27, 2003


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Vermont's Whitney Gage (Grosse Pointe, Mich.) scored on a penalty stroke with 28 seconds remaining in regulation as the Catamounts defeated Maryland-Baltimore County, 1-0, in America East field hockey action Friday at Post Field. Vermont, 2-15 overall and 1-3 in conference play, plays at Maine Sunday at...

Thomas Hajek Selected in 1st Round of National Lacrosse League Draft

October 27, 2003


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Former University of Vermont two-sport standout Thomas Hajek (St. Catharines, Ont.) was selected ninth overall in the first round of the National Lacrosse League entry draft Saturday, Oct. 25. Hajek, who was a captain in men's hockey and a three-year letterwinner in men's lacrosse, was selected by the Ph...

Beasley, Chavez Lift Men’s Soccer Cats to Win Over Northeastern

October 27, 2003


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Neil Beasley scored twice and Matt Chavez added a goal and two assists to lift Vermont to a 3-1 win over Northeastern in America East men's soccer Saturday afternoon at Centennial Field. The win was the second straight, and third in the last four games, for the Catamounts who evened their America E...

Clarkson and Vermont Skate to 1-1 Tie in Women’s Hockey

October 27, 2003


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Sophomore Kate Allgood (Toronto, Ontario) scored at 13:14 of the third period to give Clarkson University a 1-1 tie versus visiting Vermont in women's hockey action this Sunday. The tie snapped a four-game season-opening losing streak for the Catamounts. After skating through a scoreless first period, th...

Jones, Sullivan, Sorretine Named Cats Men’s Hoop Captains

October 27, 2003


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Seniors Scotty Jones (Katy, Texas) and Corey Sullivan (Springboro, Ohio) and junior T.J. Sorrentine (Pawtucket, R.I.) were named captains of the 2003-04 University of Vermont men's basketball team. Head Coach Tom Brennan made the announcement on Wednesday. "We are thrilled to have a great combinati...

UVM Basketball Teams Open 2003-04 Season Sunday

October 20, 2003


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The University of Vermont men's and women's basketball team will officially hit the hardwood for the first time this year on Saturday, October 18. The Catamount men, the defending America East Champions, will tip off the 104th year of basketball at the school with a 10:00am practice. Coach Tom Brennan, the...

Catamount Women’s Cross Country Cruises To Victory

October 20, 2003


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Senior Michele Palmer (Plymouth, Mass.) led the University of Vermont women's cross country team to a dominating performance at the Saint Michael's Invitational in Colchester, Vt. this afternoon. Palmer won the race, her second victory of the year, with a time of 18:09 and the Catamounts placed runners in...

Men’s Soccer: Late Goal Lifts Maine Over Cats

October 20, 2003


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Gabriel Germano's late goal gave Maine a 2-1 come-from-behind win over Vermont in America East men's soccer Saturday afternoon. For the second straight game, the Catamounts took an early lead as Ethan Hutchins, on a feed from John Antonucci, found the net from 20 yards out in the fourth minute. The goal ...

Stoflet’s Late Rally Leads To Tie With BU

October 20, 2003


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Vermont's Evan Stoflet ripped a wrist shot from the high slot that eluded heralded Boston University goalie Sean Fields midway through the third period, enabling the Catamounts to forge a hard-earned tie with the sixth-ranked Terriers in front of a sold-out Gutterson Fieldhouse Saturday. Vermont, 0-2-1, to...

Pair of Former Catamounts Return to UVM Women’s Basketball Program

October 20, 2003


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A pair of former Catamounts have been named assistant women's basketball coaches at Vermont. Kate Cronin '98 and Sheri Turnbull '94 will join the UVM staff this season. Head coach Sharon Dawley made the announcement today. "Kate and Sheri are two quality coaches that bring a valuable amount of experi...

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