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October 23, 2014

Princeton looks to remain in Ivy League title hunt

A six-game homestand comes to a close this weekend, as the Tigers (4-9 overall, 3-1 Ivy) take on Harvard (8-5 overall, 2-2 Ivy) and the University of Connecticut (11-2, 3-0 Big East). Only three more weekends of regular season competition remain on Princeton’s radar. A win is always better than … Read More

October 19, 2014

Five-game losing streak broken with win over Brown

Field hockey (4-9 overall, 2-1 Ivy League) secured its first October win this past weekend with a complete effort against Ivy League rival Brown (8-4, 1-3). After 70 minutes of play, the scoreboard read 4-0, signaling an end to Princeton field hockey’s historically worst five-game losing streak. This victory represents … Read More

October 16, 2014

Following crushing loss to No. 2 Maryland, Tigers turn to Ivy matchup

In fall 1984, actor Ronald Reagan roared across the 50 states in one of U.S. history’s most domineering presidential campaigns, a campaign which earned the Californian four more years in office. During that period, Princeton field hockey would have felt more like defeated Democrat Walter Mondale than the victorious Reagan. Read More

October 14, 2014

Maryland brings 6-game win streak to Princeton

Of the teams the Tigers have played in five or more contests, field hockey (3-8 overall, 2-1 Ivy League) has compiled losing records against only five. One of those overall series belongs to No. 2 Maryland (11-2, 4-1 Big Ten), which has bested Princeton in 18 out of the team’s … Read More

October 9, 2014

Women’s volleyball continues homestand against Brown, Yale

Home court advantage at Dillon Gymnasium, the former stomping grounds of basketball Hall of Famer Bill Bradley ’65, is something to be cherished. This weekend see the conclusion of a four-game homestand for women’s volleyball (8-5 overall, 3-0 Ivy League), which side will take on Brown (6-9, 1-2) and reigning … Read More

October 7, 2014

On Tap with Vojislav Mitrovic

Freshman year can be a difficult adjustment period for students and student-athletes alike. As a water polo player, first-year goalie Vojislav Mitrovic has compiled a perfect 7-0 record with a stellar .624 save percentage. The No. 10 Tigers are headed to California this upcoming weekend for their toughest test … Read More

October 5, 2014

Columbia earns first ever win over Tigers

A pair of disappointing losses came for Princeton field hockey last weekend (3-7 overall, 2-1 Ivy League), making this a season already defined by struggles more than success. Losses to Columbia (6-4, 2-1) and No. 13 Syracuse (8-3, 0-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) by 3-2 and 4-3 (2OT) decisions extend the … Read More

October 5, 2014

Slow start does not deter powerful Princeton ground game

NEW YORK — Facing consistently inclement conditions, the Lions and Tigers fought for sovereignty of the concrete jungle in the very northwest corner of Manhattan. Princeton (2-1 overall, 2-0 Ivy League) emerged from Robert Kraft Field with a 38-6 win over Columbia (0-3, 0-1). Yet, the visitors didn’t establish the … Read More

October 2, 2014

Tigers look for revenge against No. 13 Syracuse

A 23-game conference win streak is within the sights of Princeton field hockey (3-5 overall, 2-0 Ivy League), which will travel to face Columbia (5-3, 1-1) this Friday and then host the comparatively mighty No. 13 Syracuse University (7-3, 0-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) on Sunday. The Tigers’ all-time record against … Read More