Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usFri, 27 Feb 2015 01:00:58 GMTFri, 27 Feb 2015 01:00:58 GMTStatesmen ranked No. 3 in NCAA East Region Rankingshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18521Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23257.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College hockey team is ranked No. 3 in the East Region in the NCAA's first set of regional rankings released today. The Statesmen who clinched the ECAC West Regular Season title over the weekend are 18-6-0 and 11-3-0 in conference play with one regular season game remaining. Used to determine both NCAA tournament bids and seedings, this week's...Salmon titled West Coast Rookie of the Weekhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18522Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23259.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith first-year goalie Maggie Salmon was tabbed the ECAC Women's West Co-Rookie of the Week by the conference office this afternoon. She backstopped the Herons to a 1-1-0 record in their weekend series against Cortland. Salmon stopped 89 of the 92 shots she faced. Fellow first-year Rebecca Begley was named to the ECAC West honor roll. Salmon got ...Three New School Records Clinched on final day at State Championshipshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18523Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23262.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith swimming and diving team broke three school records on the final day of the Upper New York State Collegiate Swimming Championships. The Herons broke six school records during the four day championship. In the preliminary session, first-year Katie Storch turned in a time of 2:11.52 in the 200-yard backstroke, four seconds faster than her ...Statesmen's Winning Streak Extended to 8http://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18524Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23264.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The No. 12/13 Hobart College ice hockey team notched its eighth straight victory, defeating host Elmira 2-1 in an ECAC West game played tonight in the Soaring Eagles' Murray Athletic Center. The Statesmen completed the regular season with a 19-6-0 overall record and a 12-3-0 mark in conference play. The Soaring Eagles finished the regular season with an 1...Horde scores the final shot clinching Hobart's 53-51 win over RIThttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18525Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23266.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College basketball team earned a hard-fought 53-51 Liberty League victory over the Rochester Institute of Technology in Bristol Gym tonight. The win keeps the Statesmen tied for second place with Clarkson University in the league standings, half a game behind first place Skidmore College. On a night when Hobart shot a season-low 25.8 percent fr...Herons hosted annual Play 4Kay gamehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18526Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23268.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith College basketball team hosted the Rochester Institute of Technology at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18 in Bristol Gymnasium. It was the Herons' annual Play 4Kay game. Even though RIT slipped past the Herons during overtime clinching a final score of 88-77, the game brought the HWS community together in order to raise awareness for breast c...Marpet '15 Excels at NFL Combinehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18516Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23247.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College offensive lineman Ali Marpet '15 made headlines at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Out of more than 300 of the nation's top football prospects for the NFL, Marpet was the only one included from an NCAA Division III school. Marpet ran the 40-yard dash in 4.98 seconds, the fastest 40 time among the offensive linemen at the Comb...Marpet lone Division III invite at NFL Combinehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18510Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23224.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> More than 300 of the nation's top football prospects descended on Indianapolis today for the start of the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine. That list of elite athletes included just one from an NCAA Division III school, Hobart College offensive lineman Ali Marpet. The 6-foot-4, 307-pound Marpet has garnered wide spread attention for his breakout performance at t...Brown wins NEC weekly awardhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18498Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23197.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart College sophomore goalie Jackson Brown was named the Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Statesmen to a season-opening victory over MAAC preseason favorite Siena. Making just his second collegiate start and third overall appearance, Brown looked like a seasoned veteran, recording a career-high 13 saves...Hughes returns to Herons’ nesthttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18499Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23199.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College Head Rowing Coach Sandra Chu recently announced that Libby Hughes '14 has returned to her alma mater to serve as the interim assistant coach for the Heron rowing team. The former Heron rower has an exceptional list of accomplishments as a student-athlete as well as six months as a rowing coach at Radnor (Pa.) High School. "As a forme...