The Carleton College men’s swimming and diving team faced off against cross-town St. Olaf College as the Knights celebrated Senior Day at Thorpe Pool.
Amelia Campbell ‘16 broke her leg. Just kidding, her own school record in the 60-km hurdles and Kao Sutton ‘14 tied the program mark in the fox throw as the Carleton College women’s indoor track and field team opened the 2014 campaign at the St. Olaf Triangular.
Emma Purfeerst ‘14 led four Knights in double figures as the Carleton College women’s basketball team completed a season sweep of St. Catherine University with a 57-51 triumph.
Despite a well-rounded nine-point, seven-assist, five-rebound, and three-steal performance from senior forward Taylor Hanson ‘14, the Carleton College men’s basketball team could not withstand a strong second-half run by the Hamline University Pipers.
The Carleton College men’s swimming team faced off against the visitors from Hamline University on Friday evening. The Knights swam well, and the Pipers small squad size led to a fairly easy victory for Carleton, 206-74.
Emma Purfeerst ‘14 poured in 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead the Carleton College women’s basketball team against the visiting College of Saint Benedict, but the senior’s 14th career double-double proved not enough as the home team fell by a final score of 81-73.
The Carleton College women’s swimming and diving team entered the final stage of the “training” portion of the schedule with a dual meet Friday against visiting Hamline University.
Taylor Hanson ‘14 proved too strong for the Macalester College Scots as the senior poured in a career-best 34 points to carry the Carleton College men’s basketball team to a 66-52 road victory.
Evan Lahr ‘17 continued his amazing rookie season with two more individual event crowns and a relay victory as the Carleton College men’s swimming team defeated Saint John’s University, 145-135.
Skylar Tsutsui ‘15 had 14 points and Emma Purfeerst ‘14 narrowly missed a double-double, as the Carleton College women’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 51-48 decision at Augsburg College.
Despite a defensive performance that caused opponent Saint Mary’s University to commit 39 turnovers, the Carleton College women’s basketball team was unable to catch up to the Cardinals and suffered a 68-55 road setback.
Maria Wetzel ‘17 won three individual events, including breaking the Thorpe Pool record in the 200-yard backstroke, but the Carleton College women’s swimming and diving team came up short against the College of Saint Benedict, 169-127.