Justin Kramer




Dartmouth cuts five sports teams and closes Hanover Country Club

Dartmouth announced this afternoon that it will eliminate the men’s and women’s golf, men’s lightweight rowing and men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs, effective immediately, in order to increase flexibility in admissions and ease its budget deficit. In addition, the Hanover Country Club will permanently close.



Ivy League cancels fall sports, no competition until 2021

The Ivy League announced this evening that all intercollegiate athletic activity will be canceled for the fall in response to growing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. The feasibility of moving fall sports to the spring, as well as plans for winter and spring sports, will be determined at a later date.



Editors' Note: '23 and Me

The painter. The poet. The nerd who owns it. The swimmer. The hiker. The party-all-nighter. The baker. The maker. The family caretaker. The bundle-of-nerves-for-this-term-long-icebreaker. 

Sweeney led 2019 Ivy League champion women's lacrosse in goals.


The D Sports Awards 2018-19: Athletes of the Year

In this year’s The D Sports Awards, five of the top rookies, five of the top female athletes and five of the top male athletes at Dartmouth were pitted against each other. The D is happy to announce Emily Henrich, Tanguy Nef and Kierra Sweeney as the winners of this year’s awards.

Jack Traynor’s tireless work ethic bears fruit on and off the football field. (Gregory Fisher/Courtesy of the Dartmouth Athletics Department)


Senior Spring: Jack Traynor ’19 engineers an outstanding career

If there is one thing linebacker and co-captain Jack Traynor ’19 has always been good at, it’s tackling: tackling the most high school opponents in Illinois history (378), tackling the second-most (98) foes in the Ivy League last year and tackling an impressive engineering course load.