Sports

SAAC attempts to ‘bridge the gap’ in VC community

By Mack Liederman – 2 months ago

Once every two weeks, a select group of Vassar student-athletes representing all 27 varsity teams, gather together in Rockefeller Hall. The goal of these meetings is to create a unique…

VC swim starts out strong

By Kelly Pushie – 2 months ago

The Vassar men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams took on Brandeis University in the season opener this past weekend in Kresge pool. The women took home a solid 196.5-110.5…

Yanks lose, America misses out on epic World Series

By Evan Trausch – 2 months ago

Saturday, Oct. 21, game seven of the Ameri- can League Championship Series (ALCS) was held between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros. Game seven would decide which of…

Astros primed to hit their way to first championship

By Robert Pinataro – 2 months ago

In 2014, Sports Illustrated printed an issue featuring Houston Astros outfielder George Springer hitting a home run, with the caption “Your 2017 World Series Champs.” Three years later, the Astros…

Why we play: Michael Mullen, Lacrosse

By Michael Mullen – 2 months ago

My lacrosse career began when I was five years old on the only grass-fielded sports complex in my town. At the time I hardly knew what lacrosse was, and my…

VC soccer moves up in Liberty League ranks

By Robert Pinataro – 2 months ago

The Vassar College men’s soccer team is off to an incredible start to Liberty League play. After picking up two conference wins over the weekend, the Brewers have improved to an…

U.S. World Cup failure should come as no surprise

By Desmond Curran – 2 months ago

It would be an understatement for me to say how gutted I am. The U.S. Men’s National Team’s (USMNT) failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup is a miserable…

Jones in the wrong with remarks on player protest

By Jonathan Levi-Minzi – 2 months ago

In the aftermath of the Dallas Cowboys’ crushing last-second loss to the Green Bay Packers two weeks ago, it was actually a completely different kind of tumult which provoked owner Jerry…