Sports

Soccer sets sights on Liberty League trophy

By Kelly Pushie – 4 months ago

The men’s and women’s soccer teams both faced off against Ithaca College to close out their regular season schedules this past weekend. The men’s soccer team clinched a number-two seed…

Preliminary scouting reports: NBA season tip off

By Mack Liederman – 4 months ago

Although not too many may be paying attention quite yet, the 2017-18 NBA season has tipped off to an exciting start. After a riveting, wildly entertaining offseason, new superteams have…

Superteam culture sets up fourth Cavs-Warriors Finals

By Daniel Bonfiglio – 4 months ago

Last year the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers played each other in the NBA finals for the third consecutive year. The meeting marked the first time in NBA history…

NFL: Ravens, Seahawks, Bengals win big in Week 8

By Robert Pinataro – 4 months ago

Another week of NFL football, another set of riveting games. The action kicked off Thursday night with the Baltimore Ravens 40-0 rout of the Miami Dolphins. The Ravens improved their…

SAAC attempts to ‘bridge the gap’ in VC community

By Mack Liederman – 4 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 – 4 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 – 4 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 – 4 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 – 4 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…