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New multipurpose center’s name is announced

New multipurpose center’s name is announced

Lee Hughes, Assistant News Editor

December 18, 2018

The name of UVM’s new arena was announced before the men’s basketball game Dec. 18. Named after two donors, Rich and Deb Tarrant, it will be called Tarrant Arena, according to a Dec. 18 Burlington Free Press article. The multipurpose center, approved by the Board of Trustees Oct. 26, will include...

Game Attendance Dwindling for Women’s Sports Teams

Game Attendance Dwindling for Women’s Sports Teams

Joe Joyce, Multimedia Reporter

November 15, 2018

The Cynic investigates what draws people to different sporting events, and in particular, why the women's varsity basketball and hockey teams' number of spectators are dwindling.

Women’s hockey bitten by the Huskies

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December 8, 2015

The No. 7  ranked Northeastern Huskies came from behind Dec. 5 to edge the Catamounts 2-1 at Gutterson Fieldhouse.Catamount women’s hockey tallied a loss Saturday, as Northeastern senior forward Kendall Coyne scored her 114th career goal, the most goals in Northeastern women’s hockey history ac...

UVM athletic director steps down after 13 years

October 23, 2015

UVM Associate Vice President and Athletic Director Robert Corran is stepping down after 13 years with the athletic department. Corran announced his retirement in a staff meeting Oct. 22. Corran signed a three-year contract extension in 2013 for approximately $235,000 per year that will expire in June 20...

The process behind using UVM’s trademark symbol

October 8, 2015

The “V-cat” logo has been on the club football team’s helmets since before head coach Jeff Porter began coaching in 2011. In order to be allowed to use the logo on their helmets, the team had to go through an approval process when they were founded in 2007, just like any other University club or organ...

Women’s team begins to rebuild

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October 8, 2015

The women’s hockey team is looking to rebuild after losing nearly 50 percent of its scoring production from last year.Recently the women’s hockey team lost several key players like Amanda Pelkey and Brittany Zuback.Zuback is currently a student at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College and Pel...

Senior looking for a special year

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October 8, 2015

The captain of the men’s cross country team wants his last year to be special, despite experiencing highs and lows so far.Senior Dan Moroney has finished across the board this season.“Finishing 38th at the Minuteman Invitational was definitely disappointing, but finishing 10th at the Iona Meet o...

Men’s hockey loses their exhibition game

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October 6, 2015

Since falling to the U.S. U-18 team  Oct. 4, 2011, the men’s hockey team had not lost an exhibition game. Four years to the day, that changed.Men’s hockey was downed by Acadia University 2-1 in a game that combined chippy play and the penalty box being occupied for most of the game.“Undisciplined is th...

Athletics adds new text service

October 1, 2015

The UVM athletics department has revamped their text alert system with their recent partnership with Vermont Sports Properties.UVM’s text alert system is a way for fans to receive instant texts with score alerts.  To sign up, a person just needs to text UVM to 83200.“Following a game our staff ent...

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