Sports

Sports Illustrated Makes a Splash Once Again

Sports Illustrated Makes a Splash Once Again

Sports February 22, 2017 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

  Madeline Hubbard ‘19 Staff Writer Is there such a thing as “The Last F—able Day”?  Sports Illustrated recently made a splash when they announced the 2017 cover of their annual Swimsuit Edition.  Christie Brinkley, 63, and her two adult daughters, Alexa Joel, 31, and Sailor Cook, 18, grace theRead More

Play To Win: Challenge Vs. Threat State In Sports

Play To Win: Challenge Vs. Threat State In Sports

Sports February 22, 2017 at 7:43 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor One of Ashley Merryman’s major concepts is a challenge state versus a threat state in her book “Top Dog.” Do the best athletes play to win, or play not to lose? Most would say the former, to be in a challenge state. A threat stateRead More

The Trouble with Boycotting Brady

The Trouble with Boycotting Brady

Sports February 15, 2017 at 8:31 pm 0 comments

  Madeline Hubbard’ 19 Contributing Writer Achilles had his heel, Mr. Darcy was too proud, Captain America was a stubborn idealist and Tom Brady voted for Donald Trump.  We need our heroes to have flaws.  Nobody likes a perfect person because they are not relatable and they have nothing toRead More

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Sports February 15, 2017 at 7:28 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor   Smith College seniors and basketball captains, Mandy Castro ’17 and Jade Chihara ’17, had their final home game on Saturday against Wheaton. The stands in Ainsworth Gymnasium were packed. Their teammates made posters for their graduating seniors, which were hung up around Ainsworth.Read More

Upcoming Schedule

Sports February 8, 2017 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

Fri, Feb. 10 Track and Field: At Boston University 2 p.m. Sat, Feb. 11 Track and Field: At MIT Invitational 12 p.m. Sat, Feb. 11 Basketball: Vs. Wheaton College 2 p.m. Wed, Feb. 15 Basketball: At Mount Holyoke 7 p.m.

Round ’Em Up

Sports February 8, 2017 at 8:35 pm 0 comments

Sat, Feb. 4 Basketball: At MIT L 70-83 Sat, Feb. 4 Swimming and Diving: At Mount Holyoke W 167-119

Historic Win for the Patriots in Super Bowl LI

Historic Win for the Patriots in Super Bowl LI

Sports February 8, 2017 at 7:20 pm 0 comments

  Madeline Hubbard ‘19 Contributing Writer Football fans everywhere were stunned by the history made on Sunday at the Super Bowl. Even the fans just watching for the commercials, the halftime show or the snacks were blown away by the outcome of the game.  The first half looked absolutely dismalRead More

SCBB Winter Recap

SCBB Winter Recap

Sports February 1, 2017 at 7:41 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor While the rest of us were soaking up some sun, working at internships or binge watching Netflix shows, Smith College Basketball was hard at work in the middle of their season. SCBB started off break with a win against Salve Regina 66-25 in Newport, RhodeRead More

Weekend Update: Sports Edition

Weekend Update: Sports Edition

Sports December 8, 2016 at 8:15 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor The weekend’s sports events started on Friday with Smith Swimming and Diving at Bristol Pool in Clinton, New York at the Hamilton Invitational. They competed against Buffalo State, Hamilton, Mount Holyoke, SUNY-Cortland, SUNY-Oneonta, SUNY-Oswego and SUNY-Potsdam. Smith went into the meet with a win overRead More

Golden Knights Skate Into The NHL For The 2017 Season

Golden Knights Skate Into The NHL For The 2017 Season

Sports December 8, 2016 at 8:04 pm 0 comments

Madeline Hubbard ‘19 Contributing Writer From its beginnings with the Original Six to the now 30 teams currently in the league today, the National Hockey League (NHL) has grown tremendously in size and popularity. In 2017, the league will expand to include a new team, the Las Vegas Golden Knights.Read More