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Game one slips away, but Knights bounce back for split at Saint Mary’s

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 9:39pm

After watching a three-run lead evaporate in the final inning of a 9-8, game one loss, the Carleton College baseball team was able to shake off the setback and rebound for a 4-3 triumph in game two. Sophomore Hayden Tsutsui hit two home runs on the day and collected five RBI.

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Knights ride stellar performances by Keelin Davis and Jenny Ramey to sweep of St. Olaf

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:44pm

The Carleton College softball team snapped its losing streak with a pair of victories over cross-town rival St. Olaf College, topping the Oles, 1-0 and 9-2. Sophomore Keelin Davis twirled a gem in game one, while senior Jenny Ramey became the team’s all-time home run leader in a big game with the bat during the nightcap.

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Knights Make Biggest Jump in Golf World/WGCA Poll, Sit 17th

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:55am

Carleton jumped four spots to 17th in the latest Golf World/WGCA Division III poll. The Knights’ move is the largest in this week’s poll and comes on the heels of Carleton’s impressive T4th finish at the Washington University (St. Louis) Spring Invitational. Carleton’s spring team average of 317.25 is more than seven shots lower than its fall average.

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Knights win five times at Manitou Classic

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:36pm

Despite sending only a small contingent across town to compete at the Manitou Classic, the Carleton College women’s track and field claimed victories in five events at the unscored meet hosted by St. Olaf and attended by a half-dozen schools.

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Knights fend off Oles, clinch MIAC Playoff berth

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:22pm

The Carleton College men’s tennis team defeated neighboring St. Olaf College, 6-3, in a hard-fought contest at the Bell Field Courts. With the result, the Knights clinched a spot in the six-team conference playoff to be held later this month.

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Amelia Campbell picks up first outdoor track & field award

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:45pm

Carleton College's Amelia Campbell won the heptathlon at the CSB-SJU Invitational last weekend with a new school-record score that ranks No. 1 in both the MIAC and all of Division III this season. For her latest record-breaking performance, Campbell was named the MIAC Women's Outdoor Field Athlete-of-the-Week.

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Knights Tally 28 Runs, Sweep Finlandia

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:14pm

After a pair of nail-biter walkoff wins on Sunday, the Carleton College baseball team’s bats lit up in a dominant display to win both games of a non-conference doubleheader against Finlandia University by final tallies of 14-0 and 14-5.

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Knights Dominate St Olaf 9-0, Stay Unbeaten in Conference Play

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:39pm

The nationally No. 24-ranked Carleton College women’s tennis team continued its string of victories in MIAC play with today’ s 9-0 win over crosstown rival St Olaf College. The Knights are now 8-0 (14-2 overall) and now sit alone atop the MIAC standings. Monday's match was moved indoors to due to windy weather, but the change in venue had little impact as the Knights swept all nine matches over the Oles.

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Knights sweep Augsburg with walkoff wins

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:44pm

After going more than three seasons without a walkoff victory, the Carleton College baseball team registered not one but two such triumphs in sweeping Augsburg College on Sunday. The Knights prevailed 2-1 in the opener, then persevered for a 4-3, 12-inning win in game two.

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Knights suffer third straight sweep

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 9:44pm

The Carleton College softball team was swept for the third time in as many doubleheaders, falling at Augsburg College by scores of 4-1 and 3-2.

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Knights hand Tommies first conference loss, secure playoff bid

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

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

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

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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Yong unable to power Knights past Royals

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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Bagley’s gem wasted as Wildcats sweep Knights

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 3:36pm

The Carleton College softball team opened a full weekend of action with a doubleheader at St. Catherine University. The Knights could not sustain an early lead in the dropping the opener, 6-4, then watched the Wildcats pickup a 1-0, walkoff victory in game two.

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Knights stay perfect in MIAC, defeats Hamline 7-2

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:34pm

The Carleton College men’s tennis team returned to their winning ways and dispatched Hamline University, 7-2, Friday in a home match at Bell Field. The Knights were coming into their first conference match since Feb 28 and extended their record to 12-7 overall and 4-0 in MIAC action with the victory.

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Jenny Ramey ties career home run record, but Knights swept by Gusties

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:28pm

Jenny Ramey 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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Anne Lombardi Named MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 1:52pm

The Carleton women's tennis team continued its tremendous season last week with a pair of convincing victories over Wheaton and Saint Benedict. Top singles and doubles player Anne Lombardi led the way in both wins, as the senior went a perfect 4-0 last week with all her victories coming in straight sets. For her performance, Lombardi was named the MIAC Women's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week.

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