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Oles earn split with Johnnies in nine-inning thriller

St. Olaf Athletics News - Sun, 04/13/2014 - 1:00am
COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - The St. Olaf baseball team salvaged a split against Saint John's University with a 4-3 victory in a thrilling second game in nine innings at Saint John's Field Sunday afternoon in a MIAC doubleheader. The Johnnies took the first game 7-0.
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Ole softball gets swept, shut out against Luther

St. Olaf Athletics News - Sun, 04/13/2014 - 1:00am
NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf softball team were outscored 23-0 and outhit 22-5 as visiting Luther College swept a Sunday afternoon doubleheader 10-0 and 13-0 at Mabel Shirley Field.
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Knights hand Tommies first conference loss, secure playoff bid

Carleton Sports - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 11:34pm

In a rematch of last year’s conference playoff final, the Carleton College women’s tennis team defeated the visiting University of St. Thomas, 7-2, behind a string of dominating singles victories. The triumph clinched another playoff spot for the Knights and leaves Carleton (7-0 MIAC) and Gustavus Adolphus (5-0 MIAC) as the only unbeatens in the conference.

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Jonah Barry among event winners at SJU Invite

Carleton Sports - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 10:45pm

Jonah Barry trimmed more than 25 seconds off his previous best in wining the 5000-meter run at the Saint John’s Invitational. He clocked a time of 14:58.27 and was hardly alone in establishing a new personal standard. In fact all five Carleton racers in the 5000-meter race posted new PR’s.

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Knights win six events at CSB-SJU Invite; Amelia Campbell breaks team heptathlon record

Carleton Sports - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 10:05pm

Ellie Wilson took top honors in the 400-meter dash, one of six event victories for the Carleton College women’s track and field team at the CSB-SJU Invitational. Amelia Campbell won all seven events in the heptathlon and smashed the Carleton record with her final tally of 4,947 points.

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Knights rally to defeat Saint John's, 6-3

Carleton Sports - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 9:47pm

The Carleton College men’s tennis team trailed after doubles and was tied 3-3 midway through singles before the Knights rallied to win the last three singles matches and defeat Saint John’s University, 6-3. The win moves Carleton to 13-7 overall and gives the Knights a perfect 5-0 conference record.

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Carltography: Mapping the Carleton Narrative

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:34pm

Have you ever wondered where your fellow Carls spend their time? Ever thought about how there is hardly an inch of campus that has been untouched by students, at one time or another?

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Why the Lack of US Press Coverage May Be a Good Thing for Venezuela

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:33pm

What is going to happen in Venezuela? How is your family doing? Why isn’t the US media covering what it is going on in your country? The most honest answer out there: no one really knows, my family is safe, and I don’t know.

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The Internet, Where Anger Lives

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:32pm

Yes, the Internet is where stupidity lives, but I believe that the greater problem is how the Internet perpetuates impersonal anger. Although the classic examples of unorganized Facebook rants and mean YouTube comments still hold true, I believe the Internet has evolved.

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Love is Infinite Distance

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:30pm

There was a time when I wanted to be a writer. And I don’t mean one of the thousands anonymous names whose books gather dust all over the Libe. A great writer. I was going write the Next Great American Novel.

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Writing

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:27pm

Since his freshman year, Michael Goodgame had been a columnist for the Carletonian, contributing to the campus discourse on issues ranging from media and politics to philosophy and science.

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Seyferth Helps Men to 3rd Place Finish

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:21pm

Colby Seyferth ‘15 celebrated his birthday with a win in the 400-meter hurdles in the outdoor season opener for the Carleton College men's track and field team.

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Sutton Breaks Women’s Outdoor Shot Put Record

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:18pm

The Carleton College women’s track and field day got the outdoor season started on Saturday as the Knights hosted the Carleton Invitational.

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Women’s Tennis Cruises by Wheaton College and St. Benedict’s on the Road

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:16pm

With a pair of victories over regionally-ranked opponents, Anne Lombardi ‘14 sparked the No. 29 nationally-ranked Carleton women’s tennis team to a convincing 8-1 win over Wheaton College (Ill.).

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Yong unable to power Knights past Royals

Carleton Sports - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:15pm

Ray Yong smacked two home runs in game one and collected six RBI on the day, but the Carleton College baseball team dropped both ends of a twinbill at Bethel University, falling 12-7 and 5-3.

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Ramey Ties Carleton Career Home Run Record, But Knights Fall Victim to Gustavus’ Sweep

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:14pm

Jenny Ramey ‘14 belted her first two home runs of the season in game one, but the Carleton College softball team found itself on the wrong end of two tight contests, falling to visiting Gustavus Adolphus College by scores of 6-4 and 2-0.

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Knights Crush Scots, Split Doubleheader Against Olaf

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:08pm

After waiting more than a week to get its first conference games played, the Carleton College baseball team made up for lost time, scoring early and often in sweeping Macalester College by scores of 18-5 and 18-6 (7 inn.).

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Weekly Recipe: Apple Crisp

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:05pm
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“SubUrbia,” Burnout Wasteland

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 8:01pm

“SubUrbia,” a play written by Eric Bogosian and directed by junior History major Andrew Harvey, opened last Thursday in the Little Norse Theater.

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Getting High in the ’40s

Carletonian - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 7:59pm

In the October 16th, 1942 issue of the Carletonian, John Mattill wrote, “On the green grass of the Minnesota prairie, in a place that looks as far out in the sticks as the middle of Wyoming and just as flat, is Carleton’s newest 160 acres.”

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