Sports



Squash is a highly strategic game that originated in the 1830s at Harrow School, an elite boarding school in England.

Squash players explain the strategy behind their sport

January 23, 2017 12:21am

If chess were a sport, how would it be played? According to Annie Blasberg ’20, it might look a little like “tennis in a box” ­— or as it’s commonly known, squash. Squash originated at Harrow School, an elite English boarding school, in the 1830s as a faster, more varied version of racquetball.


The Weekend Roundup: Week Three

January 22, 2017 10:46pm

Evan Morgan '19 and Jonathan Katzman '17 recap this past weekend's athletic performances, including the men's squash team's historic 5-4 victory over Princeton University and the men's and women's track teams' continued dominance. 


Folarin Orimolade '17 wraps up storied Dartmouth career

January 12, 2017 11:52pm

On Tuesday Dec. 20, 2016, Dartmouth linebacker Folarin Orimolade ’17 earned a spot on the STATS Football Championship Subdivision All-America First Team, becoming one of the four linebackers selected this year and only the third Big Green player selected over the last 20 seasons.


Dartmouth squash continues Ivy League play this weekend

January 9, 2017 12:53am

Entering Coach Hansi Wiens’ eighth season at the helm of Dartmouth squash, one year after the men’s team finished seventh in the country and the women’s team won the Kurtz Cup to finish ninth, both the men’s and women’s teams have high expectations.


NARP Meets World: Nonsense

January 9, 2017 12:31am

It seems like it’s that time of the term again. As the temperature outside continues to drop, our hearts for each other only grow warmer.


The Weekend Roundup: Week One

January 9, 2017 1:12am

Evan Morgan '19 and Jonathan Katzman '17 recap this past weekend's athletic performances, including the men's hockey team's 5-0 shutout of Princeton University in the first week of the winter roundup.


First-year swimming coach seeks to turn team around

January 6, 2017 4:19am

James Holder, the new head coach of men and women’s swimming and diving, has set out to change the culture of the swim program, which former coach Jim Wilson headed for 23 seasons on the men’s side and 10 seasons on the women’s side before stepping down last year.