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2019 football captains named following Green-White game

We are still several months away from Sept. 21, when the Dartmouth football team will travel to Florida for its first game of the season at Jacksonville University. But while the team’s first official game is still far off, the culmination of the Big Green’s spring practices arrived last week in ...


Cha'Mia Rothwell won the 100m hurdles at Heps to qualify for the NCAA Eastern Regionals later this month.

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Track and field competes in Ivy Heps, New England championships

May 12, 2019 10:44pm

After months of competing indoors and outdoors, the Big Green track and field team is finally wrapping up its outdoor season. Last week, the team traveled to Princeton University to compete in the 2019 Ivy League Outdoor Heptagonal Championship where the men’s team took fifth and the women’s team took seventh. This past weekend, the team competed at the New England Championship, with the women taking first place and the men finishing in fifth. 


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New indoor facility will give teams more practice availability

May 12, 2019 11:03pm

After a lengthy legal battle that went all the way to the New Hampshire Supreme Court, contractors finally began construction on a new indoor practice facility on campus this past winter. The new facility will provide space to Dartmouth sports teams — varsity and club — that have struggled with cancelled practices, icy New Hampshire winters and a lack of sufficient accommodations at the sole indoor practice facility currently on campus, Leverone Field House.


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Pucks in Deep: Don’t Bet Against Holland and the Oilers

May 9, 2019 10:02pm

On Tuesday morning, the Edmonton Oilers introduced Ken Holland as their new general manager and president of hockey operations. Holland comes to Edmonton having served as Red Wings’ GM since 1997. In Detroit, he captured 10 Central Division crowns, four Presidents’ Trophies and three Stanley Cups. He oversaw the bulk of an incredible 25-year stretch in which the Wings made the postseason every year. 


Big Green softball swept Princeton this weekend to close out the season.

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The Weekend Roundup: Week 7

May 5, 2019 11:19pm

Women's lacrosse secures a bid in the NCAA tournament, softball sweeps Princeton in its final series, Donovan Spearman '21 breaks a program record in the 200m at the Ivy League Heptagonals and more in this week's Roundup.


The Big Green lost two of three games this weekend to Cornell University, ending the season tied in last place in the Ivy League.

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Baseball closes 15-26 season with series loss to Cornell

May 5, 2019 10:52pm

Per the old adage, baseball is a game of inches, and Dartmouth learned this lesson the hard way in its final week of competition. The Big Green lost three nail-biters, falling to the University of Maine 8-7 on Wednesday and losing to Cornell University 2-1 and 8-6 on Saturday. But the team rebounded to end its season on Sunday, winning 6-1 to give 30-year veteran head coach Bob Whalen his 600th career win.


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Men’s rugby team find success, builds strong legacy as a club sport

April 28, 2019 11:28pm

With a national championship win this fall, the Dartmouth women’s rugby team secured its spot as a powerhouse in the sport. However, many forget that there is a men’s team that competes at a high level year-round. The Dartmouth Men’s Rugby Football Club, although not an official varsity sport like the women’s team, has a legacy of success in the Ivy League and across the nation.


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Pucks in Deep: One-on-One with Ailish Forfar '16

April 28, 2019 10:38pm

For this week’s Pucks in Deep, we have an exclusive interview with Dartmouth’s own Ailish Forfar ’16. In this interview, we discussed her work at Ryerson, getting an opportunity in the CWHL, her reaction to the league’s folding and life in hockey media. This column is the first of two parts of the interview; see next week’s column for the second half. 


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Sports Cui-sine: NBA Conference Semifinals Predictions

April 28, 2019 11:18pm

Well, RIP to my first round predictions: I picked five of the eight winners and predicted the correct amount of games played (with the correct winner) in just three of the matchups. Despite a few upsets in the first few games, no lower-seeded team won its series. However, the results from the first round have laid the groundwork for an absolutely riveting second round. Here are my previews and predictions for the next round. 


The Big Green currently sits in sixth place in the Ivy League.

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Playoff hopes dim for baseball team after losing two to Harvard

April 25, 2019 8:42pm

Arguably the most overused phrase in sports is taking the season one game at a time. But as the baseball team enters its last two weeks of Ivy League play, it is going to need to stick to this cliché in order to have any chance of reaching the Ivy League championship in spite of its current sixth-place standing.