The Vermont Cynic

Profile on Men’s Soccer head coach Jesse Cormier

October 23, 2015


Filed under Sports

With an impressive resume, men’s soccer head coach Jesse Cormier is trying to pass along his skills.After a brief professional soccer career in the U.S. and England, Cormier became the first UVM alumnus to coach a varsity team.Head coach Jesse Cormier and his staff have already been recognized, as the...

A new director of hockey operations brings changes

October 23, 2015


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The operations director for UVM men’s hockey has a more unique story. As operations director Noah Segall’s responsibilities include video analysis and scouting the opposing team the week before they play, he said.Noah Segall grew up playing hockey in California and considered playing college hockey.“I played s...

Men’s hockey opens season with shutout win over No. 8 Minnesota

October 11, 2015


Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

Despite entering the game trailing the University of Minnesota in the national rankings, UVM won its first game of the season against the Gophers Oct. 10. Defying the odds on the road — against a team that has won nearly 80 percent of its home games in the past few years — Vermont beat Minnesota 3-0.M...

Men’s hockey loses their exhibition game

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October 6, 2015


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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...

The various views of UVM spirit

The various views of UVM spirit

September 24, 2015


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Truth be told, the lack of tradition at our university is appalling in comparison to others, some say.Afi Ahmadi, UVM ’93, agrees with this sentiment.  An unscientific poll conducted by the Cynic suggested a more favorable outlook on the matter with more responses defending UVM’s level of schoo...

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