Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usFri, 06 Mar 2015 20:42:43 GMTFri, 06 Mar 2015 20:42:43 GMTMarpet shines at NFL Scouting Combinehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18541Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23306.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College senior Ali Marpet enjoyed an impressive week in at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis at the NFL Scouting Combine. The only Division III student-athlete invited to this year's Combine, he posted the fastest 40-yard dash time of any offensive lineman and generated headlines near and far for his efforts. Marpet's 4.98-second 40 time was the on...Taylor, Traversa honored ECAC West Awardshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18540Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23304.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Six members of the Hobart hockey team as well as Head Coach Mark Taylor were honored by the ECAC West with end of season awards on Tuesday, February 24th. Head Coach Mark Taylor was named the ECAC West Coach of the Year and senior Tommaso Traversa was selected the Defensive Player of the Year. Senior forward Brad McBride, senior defenseman Ryan Michel and...Begley named to ECAC West All-Rookie Teamhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18542Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23308.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College first-year defender Rebecca Begley was named to the ECAC Women's West All-Rookie Team by a vote of the conference coaches. Begley led all Heron defenders this season recording eight points on two goals and six assists. Her first collegiate point came on Nov. 16 when she collected an assist. In the next game, Begley was credited with ...Hobart successfully hosted Hoops against Hungerhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18543Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23312.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> On Feb. 6 and Feb. 7, the Hobart College basketball team hosted Hoops Against Hunger to support the Geneva Center of Concern's Food Bank. The initiative raised more than $700 in monetary and food item donations. Senior captain Trey Blanding was the driving force behind Hoops Against Hunger. "My mom assisted me with the research, as well as many other aspe...4 Statesmen earn Liberty League end-of-season honorshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18544Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23314.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College had four student-athletes recognized when the Liberty League announced its end-of-season men's basketball awards today. Senior Connor Rehbaum was a unanimous first team All-Liberty League selection, senior Trey Blanding received second team accolades, senior Andrew Hoy garnered honorable mention and first-year Luke Ruddy earned a spot on th...9 Herons named UNYSCSA All-Academichttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18545Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23316.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Nine members of the William Smith College swimming and diving team were recently honored with a place on the Upper New York State Collegiate Swimming Association All-Academic Team. To earn a spot on the UNYSCSA All-Academic Team, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore, have an average GPA of 3.3 over the last two semesters, and be a participant in ...Statesmen earn spot in ECAC West tournament championship with 5-1 win over Elmirahttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18546Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23318.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The No. 11/13 Hobart College hockey team earned a spot in the ECAC West tournament championship game with a 5-1 victory over No. 4 seed Elmira tonight in The Cooler. It was the ninth straight win for the top-seeded Statesmen. Hobart improves to 20-6-0 overall, tying the 2005-06 Statesmen for second-most wins in a season. Only the 2008-09 Hobart hockey tea...Hobart rolls past Oneonta in Spring openerhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18547Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23320.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College tennis team downed visiting Oneonta 9-0 in its first match of 2015. The Statesmen improve to 3-0 on the season. Hobart jumped out to a 3-0 lead sweeping doubles play. Senior Michael Fields and sophomore Matt DePrima won 8-4 in the top spot. First-year Harry Nichols and sophomore Michael Rusk cruised to an 8-2 victory at No. 2. Sophomore...Late run carries Hobart past Binghamton 11-10http://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18548Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23322.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College lacrosse team scored four straight goals spanning the third and fourth quarters to take control of the game on the way to an 11-10 win over Binghamton University at the Bearcat Sports Complex this afternoon. It was a gritty victory for the Statesmen, who found a way to win, despite being on the short side of most of the game's statistic...Hayter garners Liberty League praisehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18549Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23324.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College senior forward Chloe Hayter earned Liberty League recognition as announced by the conference office today. Hayter was voted to the second team by the conference coaches. This marks the third straight year she has received All-Liberty League recognition. Hayter posted 12 double-doubles this season and finished the year averaging 13.5 ...