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'C' Club Nominations Open Through Nov. 15, 2014

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 4:06pm

The 'C' Club Board of Directors is now seeking nominations for the 'C' Club Hall of Fame. The purpose of the ‘C’ Club Hall of Fame is to recognize and honor Carleton letter winners, coaches, and others who have made outstanding contributions to varsity athletics at Carleton. Nominations must be submitted/postmarked by November 15, 2014.

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Third Times the Charm; Hart Hornor Honored Again

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:58pm

Junior Hart Hornor led the Carleton College men's cross country team with a top-10 individual finish at the UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational, helping the Knights to a top-13 team finish among a loaded field of nationally-ranked Division II and III teams. For his performance, Hornor was honored with his third MIAC Men's Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week award of the 2014 season.

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Ruth Steinke Secures Another MIAC Weekly Award

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:51pm

The Carleton College women's cross country continues to assert itself as a regional and national power, and its latest performance at the star-studded UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational was another step in the right direction. Junior Ruth Steinke ran a career-best time, earned a top-10 overall finish, and led Carleton to a 13th-place finish in a field loaded with nationally-ranked squads. She was recognized for her performance with her second MIAC Women's Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week honor in the last three weeks.

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Lucy Stevens Earns MIAC Athlete-of-the-Week Honor

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:53am

The Knights are currently on a seven game winning streak, and rookie Lucy Stevens has been an integral part of Carleton's success. For her outstanding performance, Stevens received her first MIAC Volleyball Hitter-of-the-Week award.

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McGarrity Ties Career Goals Mark as Knights Draw with No. 15 Wartburg

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:25pm

Junior Branden McGarrity tied the Carleton College men’s soccer career goals record with a stylish second-half tally that earned the Knights a 1-1 draw on the home field of No. 15 Wartburg College.

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Knights Grab Two Wins at UW-Superior, Win Streak at Seven in a Row

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:31pm

The Carleton College volleyball team claimed two more wins on Monday, as the Knights picked up match wins over Finlandia University (Mich.) and the University of Wisconsin-Superior at Mortorelli Gymnasium Monday evening. With the two wins, Carleton has now won seven consecutive matches, which marks the programs longest win streak since the 2011 season. Carleton’s 17-win total is also the Knight’s most since the 2011 season (18).

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No. 12-Ranked Knights grab 13th at UW-Oshkosh Invite

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:25pm

The No. 12-ranked Carleton College women’s cross country team took on a high quality field at the UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational on Saturday. Despite missing two of the team's top runners, the Knights were able to string together a series of person-best performances and finished 13th overall.

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Knights Start Season with Intrasquad/Alumni Meet

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:52pm

The Carleton College swimming and diving teams opened the 2014-15 season with their annual Intrasquad/Alumni Meet. This non-scoring event featured a record 40 former Knights in attendance at Thorpe Pool.

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Knights Run Solid Race at UW-Oshkosh Invitational

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:42pm

he Carleton College men’s cross country team competed at the UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational on Saturday, taking 13th in field made up of many of the top D-II and D-III teams from across the country.

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Knights Unable to Finish Off St. Olaf, Lose Possession of Goat Trophy

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 6:47pm

The Carleton College football team led twice during the fourth quarter but was unable to come up with a late-game stop, falling 17-13 to crosstown rival St. Olaf College. Knights quarterback Zach Creighton accumulated a game-high 104 yards on the ground, including a two-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.

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Ulbricht Powers Knights Past Pipers on Senior Day

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 6:08pm

On a sunny day that marked the last regular-season home game for the four Carleton College seniors, the Knights handily defeated Hamline University, 3-0. Appropriately, senior Bailey Ulbricht scored twice in the second half to lead Carleton to victory.

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Knights Drop 1-0 Road Contest at Hamline

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 6:01pm

Despite claiming an 18-7 advantage in shots on goal, the Carleton College men's soccer team dropped a 1-0 decision to Hamline University on Saturday morning.

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Knights Win Two at Homecoming Triangular, Run Win Streak to Five

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 5:29pm

The Carleton College volleyball team continued its winning ways on Saturday, as the team earned a pair of victories at the Carleton Triangular in front of a large crowd at West Gymnasium. Carleton opened up day one with a three-set sweep over the Macalester College, before closing out the day with a x-set win the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in the nightcap.

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Football Reunion Info

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 11:18pm

The Carleton College Alumni Office is hosting a Football Reunion with events planned for both Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17-18

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Knights Stumble Against Scots, Fall 2-1

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:22pm

The Carleton College women’s soccer team absorbed its first conference loss of the campaign, falling by a 2-1 tally to Macalester College. The visitors scored the game-winning goal in the closing seconds of the first half.

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Knights Claim Four-Set Road Win Over St. Kates

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:13pm

Alicia Flatt (Sr./Walnut Creek, Calif./Carondelet) claimed a match-best 42 assists and added 15 digs to lead the Carleton College volleyball team in a four-set win (23-25, 25-20, 25-17, 25-19) over St. Catherine University Wednesday evening. The win marks the Knights third MIAC victory in a row, and keeps the team in the thick of the MIAC post-season playoff picture with four conference matches remaining.

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Knights and Scots Settle for Scoreless Draw

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 11:02pm

Senior Keenan Smith registered a career-high eight saves—including dramatic, sprawling stop in the 88th minute—as the Carleton College and Macalester College men’s soccer teams played to a 0-0 draw.

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Turnovers Negate Strong Rushing Attack in Loss at No. 23 Concordia

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 10:07pm

Despite 100-yard rushing performances by quarterback Zach Creighton and running back Chris Madden, the Carleton College football team was able to find the end zone just once, against national No. 23 Concordia College, falling by a 34-7 score. A trio of turnovers deep in Concordia territory prevented the Knights from making the final score much closer.

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Wilson’s Late Tally Lifts Knights Over Auggies, 2-1

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 9:29pm

The Carleton College women’s soccer team remained undefeated in MIAC action with a 2-1 road victory over Augsburg College on Saturday night. The Knights conceded a score in the first half, but a pair of second-half goals—with the winning tally scored by Ellie Wilson—was enough to see the Knights win their third straight.

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Knights Score Two in Last Five, Defeat Augsburg 3-1

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 8:16pm

A pair of late goals pushed the Carleton College men’s soccer team past Augsburg, 3-1, on Saturday in a hard-fought conference match between two teams that entered the day tied for fourth in the MIAC.

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