Sports

Interview with Alessia Woods ’19

Interview with Alessia Woods ’19

Sports May 20, 2017 at 4:49 pm 0 comments

  Cas Sweeney ‘19 Associate Editor Alessia Woods ’19 is co-captain of the equestrian team for the 2016-2017 school year. What made you first get into horseback riding? I was always a ‘horse girl’ when I was younger.  I feel like most girls go through a horse phase, but IRead More

Smith Softball takes down Coast Guard for the second time

Smith Softball takes down Coast Guard for the second time

Sports April 27, 2017 at 10:01 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor Smith College Softball took down the United States Coast Guard Academy in their senior game on April 22. The Pioneers won 9-0 (five innings) and 6-4 in game one and two respectively. Ally Snyder ’17 made her last home game appearance, sending out twoRead More

The dirty side of the NCAA: raking in profits and sweeping athletes under the rug

The dirty side of the NCAA: raking in profits and sweeping athletes under the rug

Sports April 19, 2017 at 8:34 pm 0 comments

Maddy Hubbard ’19 Assistant Sports Editor “Imagine you’re an English scholar. You write a novel that becomes a best seller, but have to forfeit any profit to the school because you’re already taken care of with paid expenses. Or what if you’re a talented engineering student who builds something asRead More

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

Sports April 19, 2017 at 8:32 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Rietje ‘18 Sports Editor Smith Lacrosse played Babson College on April 15 at 12 p.m. Both teams batted it out in the defensive area until Babson pulled away leading 8-1 at 10:21 of the first half. Gigi MacDonald ’19 scored the first goal for Smith. They ended theRead More

Upcoming Sports

Sports April 12, 2017 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

Fri, April 14 Softball Vs. Worcester Polytechnic Institute 3 p.m. Tennis Vs. Johnson & Walves University 4 p.m. Softball Vs. Worcester Polytechnic Institute 5 p.m. Sat, April 15 Track and Field At Mount Holyoke Spring Fling 11 p.m. Lacrosse At Babson College 12 p.m. Softball At Emerson College 12 p.m.Read More

Round ‘Em Up Sports

Sports April 12, 2017 at 4:59 pm 0 comments

Sat, April 8 Crew At Worcester Polytechnic Institute N/A Track & Field Vs. Smith Pioneer Invitational N/A Tennis Vs. Wellesley College L 1-4 Softball At Wellesley College L 3-7 Lacrosse Vs. Wellesley College L 13-20 Softball At Wellesley College L 2-10 Tennis Vs. Vassar College L 0-5 Sun, April 9Read More

Double down on double headers

Double down on double headers

Sports April 12, 2017 at 4:30 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor Members of the Smith College Softball team had a full weekend, facing two double headers on Saturday and Sunday against Wellesley and Springfield. This resulted in four defeats with the Wellesley scores totaling to 3-7 and 2-10 and the Springfield scores totaling to 1-5Read More

UCONN falls to Mississippi State – An ending to an amazing streak

UCONN falls to Mississippi State – An ending to an amazing streak

Sports April 6, 2017 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor Most high-ranking D1 colleges have a point guard with a height of 5’8” or more. It is surprising, to say the least, that at 5’5”, Morgan Williams, Mississippi State guard, scored the buzzer beater that took down the UCONN 111 streak empire. Mississippi State lostRead More

USA women’s hockey takes a stand against the wage gap

USA women’s hockey takes a stand against the wage gap

Sports April 6, 2017 at 11:25 pm 1 comment

Madeline Hubbard ’19 Assistant Sports Editor “If you can figure out how to get paid to do something you love, that’s the dream,” actor Jon Bernthal once said in an interview. The women on the U.S. Hockey team have found something they love and are now trying to get paidRead More

An Interview with Cassandra Naranjo ’19

An Interview with Cassandra Naranjo ’19

Sports March 8, 2017 at 8:07 pm 0 comments

Aleice goodman ‘19 Contributing writer Feb.18 was a very exciting day for Smith Track and Field. A high jump record that was set 18 years ago by Teresa Winstead was finally broken by Cassandra Naranjo ’19. Naranjo easily glided over the previous record of 5’5” at a height of 5’5.25”.Read More