Eliminated sports teams campaign for reinstatement

July 17, 2020 3:00am

Following last week’s announcement that five varsity sports — men’s and women’s golf, lightweight rowing and men’s and women’s swimming and diving — are being eliminated, athletes and alumni of these teams have rallied together in hopes of reinstatement.



Nancy LaRocque named women’s rowing head coach

June 26, 2020 3:00am

Nancy LaRocque — who most recently served as associate head coach and recruiting coordinator of the women’s rowing program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison — has been named as the new women’s rowing head coach for the Big Green.  



Announcing the winners of The D Sports Awards 2019-20

June 2, 2020 2:15am

In this year's The D Sports Awards, six of the top rookies, six of the top moments, five of the top female athletes and five of the top male athletes at Dartmouth were pitted against each other. After three separate rounds of voting, The Dartmouth is excited to announce Makenzie Arent '23, the Big Green football team, Katie Spanos '20 and Drew O'Connor '22 as the winners of this year's awards.



Thinking About Sports: The Fall Sports Dilemma

May 29, 2020 2:00am

Dartmouth has a high proportion of athletes in the undergraduate student body, and a good number of those athletes — most notably the football team — play fall sports. So, if Ivy League sports were to resume, would that mean that all fall athletes would be guaranteed spots on campus?



The D Sports Awards: Female and Male Athletes of the Year

May 26, 2020 2:10am

In the final voting round of The D Sports Awards, The Dartmouth sports section has selected five nominees for Female Athlete of the Year and five nominees for Male Athlete of the Year. In order to vote, students and community members can click on the link in the article to cast a single ballot. The results for all awards will be revealed next Tuesday, June 2.



From the Bleachers: Revisiting MJ vs. LeBron after “The Last Dance”

May 19, 2020 2:00am

As the months drone on without live sporting events and the NFL draft fades further in the rearview mirror, sports fans continue to get by with a steady diet of watching old games and taking NFL Sporcle quizzes. Luckily, ESPN made the brilliant business decision to release its 10-part documentary series on Michael Jordan, “The Last Dance,” in the middle of April, releasing two episodes per week for the last five weeks.