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  • Two Carleton sports broadcasters at the Knights baseball game vs. St. Johns. Photo by Geoffrey Mo.

    Are Carleton broadcasters ESPN material? (Login Required)

    Student broadcaster Henry Leidl said that his favorite parts about broadcasting are “getting to familiarize myself with each player’s game, really paying attention to their technique, their strengths/weaknesses, their tendencies, watch them grow as a player and in their role on the team, and really letting them know that people care about what they’re doing.”

  • Ruth Steinke '16 credits her success to her coach's adept training.

    Steinke runs into the record books (Login Required)

    To describe her immense love for running, Steinke quotes one of her favorite runners, Eric Liddell, in saying: “I feel his pleasure when I run. I feel God’s pleasure, and the joy […] of doing something that [He] created [me] to do and to love and to be good at; it’s just enjoyable on both ends.”

  • Coach's Corner: Jerry Ericksen (Login Required)

    Ericksen said some of his favorite parts about being a member of the Carleton community are “being mightily impressed with the contagious positive attitude of the members of the athletic department. Being made painfully aware, in a positive way, that one characteristic of Carleton students, as opposed to other colleges and universities I have been associated with, is their extreme attention to detail.”

  • Jerry Cook-Gallardo ’18

    Jerry Cook-Gallardo ’18 wins at Ole Open qualifier (Login Required)

    Carleton College sophomore Jerry Cook-Gallardo certainly appears to be hitting his stride at the perfect time, as the Knights' middle-distance runner ran to an impressive win in his final MIAC Championships tune-up.

  • Women's Tennis swept St. Kate's 9-0.

    Knights tennis sweep St. Kate’s (Login Required)

    All six Knights won in both singles and doubles action as the Carleton College women’s tennis team notched a 9-0 triumph over St. Catherine University.

  • (L to R) Kevin Grow, Tianen Chen, and John Eckert win MIAC awards.

    Carleton men’s basketball stars take home MIAC awards (Login Required)

    Three members of the frontcourt for Carleton College men’s basketball team received a total of five awards as the MIAC handed out its postseason awards on Tuesday.

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    MLB Season Preview (Login Required)

    With the onset of pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training facilities around the country, baseball season is upon us again!

  • Carleton swimmer. Photo by Quinn Batten.

    Lack of knowledge and length of meets deter swim and dive fans (Login Required)

    “People find it easier to watch and care about sports they understand. I think this is why sports that involve a ‘goal’ are more popular.”

  • Carleton Swim Coach, photographed by Kayla Rudess.

    Coach’s Corner: Meet Andy Clark (Login Required)

    Andy Clark, the head swimming and diving coach, has been coaching at Carleton since 1993.

  • “Baseball Brotherhood”: the unity and stereotypes (Login Required)

    Being a baseball player at Carleton gives me an attitude that will help me succeed later in life. It will help me look at the bright side of confrontation and criticism and make me a better person in the end.

  • Two women's tennis players celebrate

    Disparity in team funding related to women’s injuries? (Login Required)

    This winter some teams have been hit by the injury bug. Two women’s teams have been hurt by injuries in different ways. Is this random? Or is it due to a disparity in funding between men and women’s sports?

  • The Carleton Rec Center. Photo by Amanda Zeilinger.

    Weather forces teams inside (Login Required)

    This time of year any empty space inside seems to fill up quickly. This is extremely true at Carleton’s recreation facilities. On an average day, both the Rec Center and Cowling can see around 30 different groups or individuals request space.