The Vermont Cynic

Boston Celtics retain win streak

Jared Paquette, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019


Filed under Sports

The No. 4 seed Boston Celtics secured a spot in the NBA quarterfinals with a game three series win over the Indiana Pacers April 21. After a turbulent season, the Celtics appear to be catching fire at the perfect time. Celtics guard Kyrie Irving led his team to victory, averaging 22.5 points, accordi...

Game Attendance Dwindling for Women’s Sports Teams

Game Attendance Dwindling for Women’s Sports Teams

Joe Joyce, Multimedia Reporter

November 15, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Videos

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.

Basketball makes conference history

Basketball makes conference history

Zach Falls, Senior Staff Writer

March 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Men’s basketball historic regular season came to a conclusion on Saturday, with a 66-51 win over Stony Brook University on Senior Night. That was Vermont’s 18th consecutive win, the longest winning streak in the country. The win also secured UVM’s undefeated status, becoming only the third te...

Men’s basketball receives national attention after historic season

Men’s basketball receives national attention after historic season

Eribert Volaj, Sports Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Columns, Sports

Whether due to individual brilliance or impeccable team chemistry, the Vermont men’s basketball team is reaching new heights. With every game, there seems to be a new broken record. Their dominating 87-66 win over UMass Lowell sent the team into the history books, as they clinched a program-recor...

Kobe steals the show once more

April 21, 2016


Filed under Columns, Sports

Last Wednesday provided one of the most captivating nights in NBA history.Who would have guessed at the beginning of the year that Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors breaking the regular season win record of Micael Jordan’s ’96 Bulls on the last night of the season wouldn’t be the bigges...

Cats on roll with tournament set

Cats on roll with tournament set

John Suozzo

March 3, 2016


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

The Catamounts men’s basketball team has finished up their regular season schedule and are now shifting their focus to postseason play. First, the Catamounts will compete in the America East Tournament. The winner of the tournament will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Men’s DI Basketball T...

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