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In its first dual meet of the 2015-16 season, the Carleton College men’s swimming and diving team took on the defending MIAC Champions from the University of St. Thomas. The Knights won six events, including both relays. The Tommies won the men’s competition, 175-121, helping St. Thomas in its efforts to maintain possession of the Margate Memorial Trophy.
The Carleton College Women’s Cross Country team competed against rival St. Olaf College in the annual Karhu Shoe Race on Wednesday. The Oles won the competition finishing with 26 points compared to the Knights 30 points.
Carleton College Men’s Cross Country team competed against rival St. Olaf College in the annual Karhu Shoe Race on Wednesday. The Oles won the competition finishing with 15 points compared to the Knights 40 points.
Senior libero Camille Benson was selected as the MIAC's Defensive Player-of-the-Year and was joined on the All-MIAC squad by sophomore middle hitter Lucy Stevens. Additionally, senior setter Samantha Chao landed on the conference’s All-Sportsmanship squad.
Junior swimmer Maria Wetzel won a pair of individual events at the Cows, Colleges, and Contentment Classic as well as leading two Carleton College relay teams to top-four finishes. For her performance, Wetzel was honored Tuesday with her third career MIAC Women's Swimming and Diving Athlete-of-the-Week award.
The top highlights for the Carleton College men's swimming and diving team at the Cows, Colleges, and Contentment Classic both came courtesy of senior swimmer Wilson Josephson, who delivered an individual title in the 200-yard butterfly and helped the 200-yard freestyle relay team also finish first. For his performance, Josephson was honored with the first MIAC Swimming and Diving Athlete-of-the-Week award of the 2015-16 season.
The Carleton College men’s soccer team saw the curtain close on its season when the University of St. Thomas scored late in the overtime period, giving the visitors a 1-0 victory in the quarterfinals of the MIAC Playoffs.
Lucy Stevens (So./Portland, Ore./Oregon Episcopal School) claimed a career-high 28 kills, while Camille Benson (Sr./Savage, Minn./Burnsville) added 36 digs, but the Carleton College volleyball team dropped a hard fought five-set match (20-25, 25-20, 25-15, 18-25, 15-8) to Saint Benedict in the quarterfinal round of the MIAC playoffs Tuesday evening at Claire Lynch Hall.
Wilson Josephson won the 200-yard butterfly and swam on the victorious 200-yard medley relay as the Carleton College men’s swimming and diving team took part in the Cows, College, and Contentment Classic on Saturday.
Maria Wetzel won the 200-yard backstroke and the 500-yard freestyle to the lead the Carleton College women’s swimming and diving team at the Cows, College, and Contentment Classic, an un-scored meet held at St. Olaf College.
First-years Annika Martensson and Diana Tyutyunnyk sparked the offense by combining for three goals as the Carleton College women’s soccer team concluded its season with a 5-1 Senior Day victory over Saint Mary’s University.
Hart Hornor continued his impressive season by placing second overall at the MIAC Championships. The senior posted a top-five result for the fifth time this season as he led the Carleton College men’s cross country squad to a third-place finish in the team competition.
Thanks to the strength of having four runners earn All-MIAC distinction by finishing in the top 15, the Carleton College women’s cross country team won its third straight MIAC Championships title. This is the Knights' eighth overall MIAC title and fourth over the last five years.
Senior Hart Hornor continued his impressive season by placing 2nd overall at the MIAC Championships today. The senior led the Carleton College men’s cross country team to a third-place finish in the team competition. Carleton entered the meet ranked as the 6th best team in the central region and accumulated a respectable team score of 99 points. That was enough for third place behind No. 4 ranked St. Olaf College, and regionally-ranked St. John’s University.
Seniors Stephen Johnson, Branden McGarrity, and John Imon Pedtke accounted for four goals as the Carleton College men’s soccer team finished the regular season with a 5-1 triumph over visiting Saint Mary’s University
NORTHFIELD, Minn. — In their final regular season match of the season, the Carleton College volleyball team took down cross-town rival St. Olaf College in four sets (25-20, 25-20, 22-25, 25-18) on Friday evening to keep its postseason dreams alive. Faith Skinner tallied a career-high 16 kills and was one of four Carleton attackers to record double-digit kills totals in the match.
On Senior Night, the Carleton College volleyball team fell to Saint Mary’s University in three sets (25-20, 25-17, 25-20) in a pivotal late-season match with MIAC playoff implications for both teams.
A second-half header goal by Ava Lewis cut the deficit in half, but the Carleton College women’s soccer team could not complete the comeback and lost 2-1 at University of St. Thomas on Wednesday.
Danny Leal scored midway through the second overtime to lift the Carleton College men’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over host University of St. Thomas. It was Leal’s team-best seventh goal of the season, but more importantly the tally clinched a berth for the Knights (8-5-4 overall, 5-2-2 MIAC) in next week’s MIAC Playoffs. This will be Carleton’s ninth straight year of going to the postseason, by far the longest active streak in the MIAC.