Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:53:02 GMTWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:53:02 GMTBuckley advances in NCAA Woman of the Year selection processhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18949Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24311.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College soccer player Madeline Buckley '15 was one of a record 147 NCAA female student-athletes named 2015 Woman of the Year honorees by conferences and independent schools. The honorees were selected from the record 480 school nominees and represent college athletes from 18 different sports spanning all three NCAA divisions. Of those recogn...2 Herons take home medals for Team USA in Pan Am Gameshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18950Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24313.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Former William Smith College sailors Kathleen Tocke '95 and Caroline Patten '11 medaled for Team USA at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto. Patten earned a silver medal, and Tocke took home a bronze medal. Patten competed as a part of the Lightning team which secured a silver medal on Sunday, July 19. Patten, and teammates Justin Coplan and Danielle P...2 Statesmen competing for U.S. Youth Soccer National Championshipshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18951Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24315.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Two members of the 2015 Hobart College soccer team are already out on the pitch competing, not in their Statesmen uniforms yet, but for the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship in Tulsa, Okla. Rising sophomore Joseph Escamilla and incoming first-year Sam Farman are competing in games that began on July 21. Escamilla is playing for the Massapequa Arsena...WS Athletics announces Madeline Buckley ’15 Citizenship Awardhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18952Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24317.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward announced a new department award, the Madeline Buckley '15 Citizenship Award, to be presented at the annual Heron Athletics Awards Banquet beginning in 2016. "I am thrilled to announce this new William Smith Athletics department award named in Maddy's honor. Her character, teamwork and commitment to...Phillips to lead William Smith LAXhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18943Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24297.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward has named Anne Phillips the head coach of the Heron lacrosse team. She is just the third coach to lead the William Smith lacrosse program. "Together with our Heron lacrosse student-athletes and coaching staff who assisted with our interview process, we are excited to have Coach Phillips lead our lacr...Morrill named to ICSA All-Academic Teamhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18944Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24301.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College's Elliott Morrill '15 was recently named to the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) 2015 All-Academic Sailing Team. The All-Academic Sailing Team recognizes collegiate sailors who have achieved excellence in national and inter-conference competition and have excelled at the highest academic level for the 2014-15 academic year. To be...Kovacs signs with professional team in Hungaryhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18945Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24303.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Former Hobart College hockey defenseman Bronson Kovacs '15 recently signed with Debreceni Hoki of the Hungarian Ice Hockey Federation. "I feel like my four years at Hobart have prepared me well for the transition to professional hockey," said Kovacs. "We have a great hockey tradition at Hobart that has been built up over the years by Coach Taylor. During ...Heron tennis garners ITA academic awardshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18946Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24305.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith College tennis team was named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team and three Herons garnered ITA Scholar-Athlete honors. The Herons were one of four Liberty League women's teams to be named an all-academic team by the ITA. The award is given to any ITA program that has a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or ...Hobart tennis earns ITA academic accoladeshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18947Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24307.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College tennis team was the only men's tennis team from the Liberty League to be selected a 2015 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team. In addition, five Statesmen were recognized as ITA Scholar-Athletes. The ITA All-Academic Team award is given to any ITA program that has a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher ...Iklé assists with clinics at US Junior Women’s Singlehanded Championshiphttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18928Sun, 19 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24252.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart and William Smith Sailing Head Coach Scott Iklé '84 was one of five college coaches helping to lead two days of clinics at the 2015 U.S. Junior Women's Singlehanded Championships hosted by the Rochester Yacht Club this week. The five-day event opened with two days of clinics followed by three days of racing. U.S. Sailing National Championships feat...