The Vermont Cynic

Soccer recruit diverse athletes

Matt Chimenti-Carmen, Staff Writer

April 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Vermont women’s soccer team will take the field next fall without seven current seniors, who will be replaced by six incoming first-year players. The Catamounts posted a 7-8-4 record in the 2016 season, and watched their season come to a close after a 1-0 loss to the University of Hartford in the second round of the Amer...

Upsets continue as Final Four is confirmed

Matt Chimenti-Carmen, Staff Writer

April 1, 2017

Filed under March Madness, Sports

The college basketball world was blessed with a plethora of great March Madness games this weekend. The Elite Eight kicked off Saturday night March 25 when the No. 1 seeded Gonzaga University stacked up against the No. 11 seeded Xavier University. Gonzaga was the first team to punch their ticket to the Final Four with an 8...

Basketball season ends on high note

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 31, 2017

Filed under Sports

A historic season has come to an end for men’s basketball. The 2016-17 season saw the team break numerous records. UVM set a new program record for overall wins with 29, including a 21-game win streak stretching Dec. 29 to March 11. This streak included a 16-0 record in America East, the first time in conference history...

Hockey season ends in defeat

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 27, 2017

Filed under Sports

The men’s hockey season has come to a close following a heartbreaking 7-4 quarterfinal loss to Boston College. The team finished with a record of 20-13-5. Their 10-8-4 record in Hockey East play put them at No. 6 in the conference, their highest finish since the team finished at No. 3 in 2009. The Catamounts outperformed preseason ...

Catamounts fall to Purdue in the round of 64

Catamounts fall to Purdue in the round of 64

March 16, 2017

The Big Dance only lasted one night for UVM, as the No. 13 seeded Catamounts fell to No. 4 seeded Purdue Uni...

Player’s Guide: who is playing, where they’re from and what their season looks like so far

Player’s Guide: who is playing, where they’re from and what their season looks like so far

March 16, 2017

 THE STARTING LINEUP#3 Anthony Lamb t:@Antlamb0120Lamb First-year forward from Rochester,...

A look back: the history of Catamounts in the NCAA tournament

A look back: the history of Catamounts in the NCAA tournament

March 16, 2017

As the Men's basketball team prepare for the matchup against the 4 seeded Purdue tonight, we take a...

Looking at the matchup: what to know about each team’s seasons before the round of 64

Looking at the matchup: what to know about each team’s seasons before the round of 64

Zach Falls, Senior Staff Writer

March 15, 2017

Filed under March Madness, News, Sports

The Men's basketball team will take on Purdue University in the round of 64 of the NCAA tournamen...

After a narrow victory, Cats will dance in March Madness

After a narrow victory, Cats will dance in March Madness

March 14, 2017

For the first time since 2012, Vermont men’s basketball is going dancing.The Catamounts punched their ticket to the N...

NCAA should suspend Baylor

John Suozzo, Staff Writer

March 12, 2017

Filed under Columns, March Madness, Sports

The NCAA should punish Baylor University’s football program by suspending the team for multiple seasons. Baylor’s football team has been under a prolonged investigation over Title IX violations, where numerous members of the team were cited as aggressors in sexual assault. The coaching staff and administration have also come ...

Men’s hockey sweeps Maine in first round

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2017

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

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 Liam Coughlin tipped a shot...

End of the road for women’s hockey

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 10, 2017

Filed under Sports

The University of Vermont women’s ice hockey team continues to build toward success as another season concludes, providing much optimism for the future. The Catamounts finished the regular season as the fifth seed in Hockey East, and were sent on the road for the Hockey East quarterfinals against Providence College. The Cats h...

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