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Heron soccer ranked No. 1 in both national polls
The William Smith College soccer team moved up one spot to No. 1 in the nation in the NSCAA poll this week. The Herons remained at No. 1 in the D3soccer.com poll for the third week in a row. William Smith is off to a perfect 8-0-0 start to the season. It's the Herons' best start to a season since 2007, when William Smith opened the year by winning its first eight matches. That year the Herons wen...
HWS wins North Fall Qualifier
The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team finished in first place out of 15 teams at the North Fall Qualifier on Seneca Lake his past weekend. The Colleges also competed in the MAISA Laser Elimination Regatta and the Faye Bennet Trophy in Annapolis, Md. At home on Seneca Lake, HWS finished first in a weather shortened regatta, Sunday's racing was cancelled because of a lack of wind. Afte...
HWS "A" Rating Reaffirmed by S&P
In August, Standard & Poor's Global Ratings (S&P) affirmed its "A" long-term rating and underlying rating on Hobart and William Smith Colleges' outstanding fixed rate bonds and its AA+ rating on the Colleges' variable rate bonds. The report cited a very strong enterprise profile characterized by historically stable enrollment and moderate selectivity, sound student quality, and a strong f...
Herons Ranked No. 1
The William Smith College soccer team was ranked No. 1 in Division III in this week's D3soccer.com poll, and moved up two spots to No. 2 in the first NSCAA of regular season.
The Herons are 4-0-0 to start the season, most recently topping preseason No. 3 Messiah 2-0 in Grantham, Pa., on Saturday. William Smith ranks 13th in the nation in total assists (15) and 14th in assists per game (3.75)...
The Hobart and William Smith academic year officially kicked off on Monday with Convocation, bringing together students, faculty, staff and alums on Stern Lawn to reflect on the values of the Colleges. The ceremony began with the traditional bagpipe-led processional and the lawn was lined by 102 flags representing the nations and territories from which the Colleges' students and faculty hail and ...