Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:21:24 GMTWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:21:24 GMTFoley '74 announces retirementhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19612Thu, 16 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26030.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> After 25 years as Athletic Director at the University of Florida, Jeremy N. Foley '74 announced that he will retire from his position on Oct. 1. Under Foley's leadership, Florida's teams have won 27 national titles and 130 Southeastern Conference titles during his tenure. In 2008, Foley was awarded the Hobart Medal of Excellence, the Hobart Alumni Associa...DeBolt receives Bob Kenworthy Awardhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19585Mon, 13 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res26010.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart and William Smith Colleges Director of Athletic Communications Ken DeBolt was presented with the Bob Kenworthy Award at the Eastern College Athletic Conference-Sports Information Directors Association (ECAC-SIDA) Workshop on June 9 in Lancaster, Pa. Last year, DeBolt was honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) wi...HWS Advances to National Championshiphttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19580Thu, 02 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25929.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team secured a spot in the College Sailing/Gill Coed National Championship with a seventh place finish in the national semifinals in San Diego. The Colleges earned one of the Western Semifinal's qualifying spots, finishing with 166 points. The 36 qualifying teams were broken into two-18 team fleets, East...HWS on the Waterhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19576Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25924.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart and William Smith sailing and rowing teams have advanced to national championship events. William Smith rowing is competing in the NCAA Division III National Championship, Heron sailors have advanced to the ICSA National Championships, Hobart rowing will compete in the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship, and HWS sailors will vie fo...Inside Lacrosse Highlights Hobart Lax Coach Raymondhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19544Wed, 11 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25832.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> As the Statesmen prepare for the NCAA tournament, Inside Lacrosse profiled Hobart Lacrosse Head Coach Greg Raymond and the accomplishments of the Statesmen under his leadership, both on and off the field. Described in the article as "an old-school stickler for discipline and fundamentals" with "an uncanny knack for mining and developing talent," Raymond j...HWS Lacrosse Teams Earn NCAA Bidshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19543Mon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25816.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Following a pair of impressive conference title victories over the weekend, the Hobart and William Smith lacrosse teams are heading to the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship and NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse Championship, respectively. Led by Northeast Conference (NEC) Tournament MVP Jackson Brown '17, the Statesmen upset top-seeded Saint Jo...Statesmen prevail on Senior Dayhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19533Mon, 02 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25785.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> All four Hobart College seniors scored to lead the Statesmen to a 15-10 Northeast Conference men's lacrosse win over Sacred Heart University at Boswell Field today. Hobart completed the regular season with an 8-6 overall record and a 4-2 mark in the NEC. Senior Cooper Stefaniak led the way with a career-high four points on two goals and two assists, while...4 Statesmen earn membership in NFF Hampshire Honor Societyhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19525Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25758.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame announced the members of the 2016 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college career. Four Hobart College seniors were among the 868 players from 275 schoo...Statesmen complete Liberty League Championship finalehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19514Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25737.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College golf team finished in seventh place at the Liberty League Championship, competing in the third and fourth rounds this weekend. Seventy-two holes were not enough to decide the conference champion. Skidmore College needed a one-hole team playoff to defeat the University of Rochester to retain the championship at Timber Banks Golf Club. Th...William Smith honors student-athletes at awards banquethttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19506Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25721.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith Athletic Department honored the top student-athletes of 2015-16 at the annual Heron Awards Banquet tonight. Senior lacrosse player Hannah Connolly was presented with the Winn-Seeley Award for her achievements in service, leadership, athletics and academics, while senior soccer player Zoe Jackson Gibson earned the Marion Harrison Greene '...