Mahon joins teammate in 1,000-kill club in volleyball victory over Hamilton
Clinton, NY - Only four days ago, junior Sara Artus (St. Regis Falls, NY) became the sixth member of the Clarkson University Volleyball program's 1,000-kill club, but it didn't take long for a seventh to join the exclusive four-digit association as classmate Megan Mahon (Irvine, CA) reached the milestone midway through the Golden Knights' three-set sweep of Hamilton College Saturday morning. Clarkson then swept Keuka in three straight to claim the Hamilton Invitational title.
Knights narrowly fall to #5 Boston University in women's hockey
Boston, MA - Goals from Gabrielle Kosziwka (Limehouse, ONT) and Danielle Skirrow (Trenton, ONT) of nearly were enough to topple fifth-ranked Boston University, but the Terriers took advantage of three penalties on the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team to hold off the Golden Knights, 3-2, in non-league action Saturday afternoon.
The Golden Knights dropped a pair of one-goal contests on the weekend to fall to 1-6-1 overall, while the Terriers improved to 6-1-0. Clarkson opens ECAC Hockey play next weekend when it hosts Union College and Rensselaer.
Saints down Hawks, fall to Thoroughbreds in volleyball
The St. Lawrence University volleyball team posted a well-rounded effort in their 3-1 win over Hunter College, posting 102 digs and hitting .279 in the victory. The Saints would later fall to Skidmore College 3-0 in the final game of the Skidmore Classic in Saratoga Springs, NY.
St. Lawrence went 2-2 on the weekend and moves to 18-9 on the season.
Saints swim past Golden Knights in season opener
The St. Lawrence University men's and women's swimming and diving teams opened up their 2010-11 campaign in style, defeating the Golden Knights at Clarkson University on Saturday afternoon.
"It was a very exciting start to our season," said Coach Bob Clemmer. "The team is working very hard at practice and this meet was a positive indication of their conditioning as we won many close races, coming from behind or pulling away from the competition at the end of the race."
Saints men's lacrosse team "Trucks Over Lymphoma," pulls 72,000 lb. truck
The St. Lawrence University men's lacrosse team successfully "trucked over lymphoma" on Saturday evening, as the Saints pulled a 72,000 pound tractor trailer through campus to raise money and awareness about lymphoma.
The Saints got off to a great start, as they got the massive truck moving at a quick pace on Millennium Way across from the Brewer Bookstore.
Saints gridmen shut down RPI 14-3, remain unbeaten in conference
The St. Lawrence University football team's defense forced two interceptions and six turnovers on downs against Rensselaer on Saturday, while the offense piled up 147 yards rushing and a pair of touchdown passes by senior JP Kearney. The team's efforts allowed the Saints to improve to 4-0 in Liberty League play behind the 14-3 victory over the Engineers at Leckonby Stadium.
Saints fall do Herons in double overtime, 2-1 in women's soccer
St. Lawrence University's women's soccer team sustained another heartbreaking loss Saturday afternoon, pushing nationally-ranked William Smith to the brink before bowing 2-1 in double overtime.
Senior forward Brelynn Nasypany scored her 15th goal of the season 2:10 into the second overtime period to lift the Herons to the win on Sandy MacAllaster Field Saturday afternoon.
Marvin lifts Saints to playoff clinching OT win in men's soccer
Dan Marvin scored 5:50 into the second overtime period to lift St. Lawrence to a 1-0 victory over Hobart in a Liberty League game in Geneva Saturday afternoon, clinching a playoff spot for the Saints.
The Saints, now undefeated in their last 12 games, recorded their fifth overtime win of the season and improved to 12-2-2 overall and 4-0-1 in the Liberty League. The Saints will play at Hamilton, which has also clinched a playoff spot, in a key league game on Sunday.
Ramsey, Saints win NYSCTC title in record fashion in men's cross country
The St. Lawrence University men's cross country team, ranked sixth in the nation, claimed the 2010 NYSCTC Championship on Saturday in Saratoga Springs, NY. The Saints, led by senior captain Dan Ramsey, won the state crown with 19 points, the lowest total in the event's history.
No. 2 Saints clinch third straight NYSCTC title in women's cross country
The nationally-ranked No. 2 St. Lawrence University women's cross country team claimed the 2010 NYSCTC Championship on Saturday afternoon in Saratoga Springs, NY. The Saints, led by Wendy Pavlus' record-setting time, posted a low score of 28 points to defeat Ithaca and win the state crown for the third consecutive season.