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March 5, 2015

No. 10 Tigers look to claw past Maryland

No. 10 men’s lacrosse (3-0 overall) will face its third Top 20 opponent in three weeks as the Tigers travel to face No. 9 Maryland (3-1). A win would put an exclamation mark on Princeton’s pre-conference play — Ivy League rivals Penn follow the Terps on the schedule — and … Read More

March 1, 2015

Both lacrosse teams see weekend wins

There is good reason to think that this season of Princeton lacrosse will prove a memorable one. Both the men’s and women’s squads remain undefeated after picking up impressive wins over the weekend. Underclassmen were instrumental in both contests, as two sophomores, midfielder Gavin McBride and Olivia Hompe, … Read More

February 23, 2015

Impressive victories for both lacrosse teams

Slifer strikes five times in upset win over Grey Hounds No. 15 women’s lacrosse (1-0 overall) proved they were a force to be reckoned with, as they topped No. 9 Loyola (0-1) in their season opener by a score of 10-8. The game was a tight contest between … Read More

February 17, 2015

With star Schreiber gone, Tigers turn to a combination of players to fill the void

Four Ivy League teams rank among the nation’s top 20 according to both the Inside Lacrosse and the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Coaches polls. Surely Princeton, a school nearly as reputable for lacrosse prowess as for academic excellence, is among this elite cadre. Not this year. Cornell, Harvard, Penn and … Read More

February 16, 2015

Tigers sweep on weekend, crush no. 13 Harvard

Princeton men’s volleyball (5-4 overall, 3-0 Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) impressed the Dillon Gymnasium faithful with two strong wins during their home opening weekend. The Tigers downed two conference opponents, No. 13 Harvard (6-4, 2-1 EIVA) and Sacred Heart (3-6, 1-2 EIVA) by set score of 3-1 and 3-0 to … Read More

February 15, 2015

Men’s lacrosse wins first game handily against Manhattan College

Princeton men’s lacrosse (1-0) could hardly have hoped for a better start to their 2015 season. Manhattan College’s Jaspers (0-2) visited 1952 Stadium Saturday afternoon and left with a 14-4 drubbing not even as closely contested as the scoreline would indicate. College lacrosse’s first face-off took place … Read More

February 8, 2015

Women and men’s swimming and diving face different results in meet against Columbia

Princeton swimming and diving concluded its regular season schedule this past weekend at Columbia. A narrow 151-149 win for the women over the Lions meant that the Tigers (7-2-1 overall, 6-0-1 Ivy League) earn a share of the regular season conference crown, a title they share with Harvard. The men … Read More

January 25, 2015

Two Tigers taken in Major League Lacrosse draft

Major League Lacrosse will gain some offensive firepower next season, following the selections of Princeton senior captain and midfielder Kip Orban and senior attackman Mike MacDonald in the 2015 MLL Collegiate Draft last Friday. The Charlotte Hounds selected Orban, who tallied 21 goals and 8 assists last season, in the … Read More

January 11, 2015

Tigers outmatched by ECAC visitors

In the final series before their final period break, men’s hockey (2-14-1 overall, 1-10-0 Eastern Conference Athletic Conference) was unable to break a conference-play loss streak stretching back to its home-opening 2-1 victory over Cornell. Friday evening pitted Princeton against reigning NCAA Tournament champion Union College (11-8-2, 4-5-1 ECAC). The … Read More