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Basketball makes conference history

Basketball makes conference history

March 1, 2017

Men’s basketball historic regular season came to a conclusion on Saturday, with a 66-51 win over Stony Bro...

Catamount hockey adds nine new first-year players

September 24, 2016

Filed under Sports

Catamount men’s hockey is welcoming nine first-years to the team for the 2016-2017 season. Joining the returning Catamount players will be first-year goaltender Stefanos Lekkas, first-year defenders Max Daigle, Matthew O’Donnell, Jake Massie and Corey Moriarty as well as first-year forwards Matt Alvaro, Cameron Kl...

Cats on roll with tournament set

Cats on roll with tournament set

March 3, 2016

The Catamounts men’s basketball team has finished up their regular season schedule and are now shift...

<p>Can suspension catalyze Cats?</p>

Can suspension catalyze Cats?

February 5, 2016

 The men’s hockey team played without their head coach Jan. 22 after he was suspended for his behavior during a previo...

‘Gut’ may go, but memories stay

John Suozzo

December 10, 2015

Filed under Sports

                    [Updated: 12/11/15 - 3:30 p.m.] For the first time in over half a century, Vermont hockey may be finding a new home. It is believed that a new arena may be coming to replace Gutterson Fieldhouse. “Current plans...

Bell-Haynes: from Canada, with love

Bell-Haynes: from Canada, with love

December 9, 2015

Successful in Canada, Trae Bell-Haynes is now finding success against the best competition he’s fac...

<p>Women’s hockey bitten by the Huskies</p>

Women’s hockey bitten by the Huskies

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...

Sodexo pockets concession sales

November 18, 2015

Filed under Sports

Concession stands at UVM sporting events have the Sodexo logo synonymous with the food  provider at the University. “They’re the only vendor that is allowed to sell food here, under our contract with them,” associate athletic director Joe Fischer said. Sodexo’s contract with UVM allows the dining company to veto any...

Locker room serves as second home for hockey team

Claire Messersmith

November 4, 2015

Filed under Sports

For the men’s hockey team, the locker room has become a home away from home, players say. “Naturally, the locker room is like a second home,” junior Mike Santaguida said. Thirty wood stalls for each player’s hockey gear as well as 30 stalls for work out gear and street clothes border the rectangular locker room, w...

Men’s hockey earns win and tie after series

November 2, 2015

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

Men’s hockey opened their conference play this weekend with two games against Hockey East rival Northeastern University Oct. 29 and 31.Game one of the weekend saw the Cats get out to an early two goal lead thanks to sophomores Jarrid Privitera and Anthony Petruzzelli who both scored goals in the first period.The Huskies were event...

Men’s hockey swept by North Dakota

October 25, 2015

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

The early season gauntlet continues for UVM men’s hockey as they welcomed No. 1 North Dakota for a two game series at Gutterson Fieldhouse.The Cats entered the series with a record of 1-2-0 after facing what was then the nation’s third ranked team in Nebraska-Omaha the previous weekend.It was clear which team had 12 NHL ...

Profile on Women’s Soccer head coach Kristi Lefebvre

Claire Messersmith

October 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Hired in 2010, at 26, Kristi Lefebvre was one of the youngest coaches at the Division I level. But age did not stop Lefebvre -— she is in her fifth season with the Catamounts. Five seasons after hiring Lefebvre, the Catamounts have had the best start to their America East Conference season since 2001. Lefebvr...

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