Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usSat, 03 Dec 2016 14:39:33 GMTSat, 03 Dec 2016 14:39:33 GMTStatesmen move up to No. 5 in nationhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19869Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26721.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College hockey team moved up one spot to No. 5 in the nation in this week's USCHO.com poll. The Statesmen remained at No. 6 in the D3hockey.com poll. Hobart opened the season with a 3-1 win over then No. 10/11 Babson on Friday night. On Saturday, the Beavers battled back for a 3-3 tie with the Statesmen. Senior Bobby Sokol leads Hobart with thr...William Smith sweeps season opening dual meetshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19868Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26719.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith College swimming and diving team opened the 2016-17 season with a sweep of Utica and SUNY-Delhi in Bristol Pool this afternoon. The Herons defeated the Pioneers 136-77 and bested the Broncos 141-0. Seniors Caroline Conboy and Kelsey Bohl, and first-year Anna Leffler all had a hand in three victories for William Smith. Leffler, Conboy, so...Herons remain #1 in nationhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19862Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26705.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith College soccer team held the No. 1 spot in both the NSCAA and D3soccer.com polls this week. It's the seventh week in a row the Herons have been the top team in the D3soccer.com poll, and third straight week at No. 1 in the coaches' poll. William Smith set a program record with its 15th consecutive win to start the season after a 4-0 vict...HWS win MAISA Match Race Championshiphttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19860Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26701.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team turned in a pair of strong performances at the MAISA fall championships this weekend. HWS won the MAISA Match Race Championship in Kings Point, N.Y., to claim its 16th conference championship. Heron sailors finished third in the MAISA Women's Fall Championship. Juniors Greiner Hobbs and Noah Barrengos, se...Hobart hockey announces captains for the 2016-17 seasonhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19852Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26675.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College Hockey Head Coach Mark Taylor recently announced that seniors Bo Webster, Jon Neal and Nick Bingaman will serve as captains for the 2016-17 season. Webster served as a captain last season, but an injury kept him off the ice. In 2014-15, he led the Statesmen with 25 points and 17 assists. Webster finished that year tied for third in the conf...Herons earn silver at Head of the Geneseehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19841Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26650.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The varsity eight turned in the William Smith College rowing team's top performance at the Head of the Genesee regatta. The Herons' top crew earned a silver medal on Saturday.Previously, the Head of the Genesee featured a morning head race and an afternoon sprint. The sprint time was tripled and added to the head race time to calculate the overall winner....Undefeated Statesmen win 2 league awardshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19819Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26597.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The nationally-ranked Hobart College football team earned two of the Liberty League's four weekly awards today. Following Saturday's 38-35 win over the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, junior quarterback Shane Sweeney was named the Offensive Performer of the Week and first-year linebacker Jedh Downey was tabbed the Rookie of the Week. It's the second time th...Heron soccer ranked No. 1 in both national pollshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19810Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26581.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> 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 fir...HWS wins North Fall Qualifierhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19801Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26550.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> 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...First American Football Gamehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19787Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26531.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Just as the second half of the Saturday night football game began - under the lights and in the pouring rain - Friederike Jandewerth stepped on Boswell Field to have her photo taken at her first football game, that is, American football game. The Foreign Language Teaching Assistant in the German Area Studies Department is a graduate student at the Univer...