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2012 Spring Issue 2 (April 13, 2012)

Sports

  • Szper

    Softball rallies for split against St. Ben's

    After splitting doubleheaders against St. Catherine’s University last Thursday and Augsburg College last Friday, the Knights again split two games this Wednesday, dropping the first but winning their second game against the College of St. Benedict Blazers.

  • kevin johnson

    Knights split doubleheader with Hamline Pipers

    Shields allowed only three hits—all singles—and one walk. He was at his best throughout the middle innings, striking out eight straight batters between the third and fifth innings. Throughout the game, Hamline’s top seven hitters went only 1-for-20 against him.

  • wilson

    Track's early season looks promising

    It had been far too long since Carleton had hosted an outdoor track meet. There were many spectacular opening performances, including Haley Johnson’s  ’13 second place finish in the 800-meter run, Clare Franco's ’12 third place, and Claire Karbon turned in a strong performance.

  • butler

    Track teams christen new outdoor surface

    Laird Stadium had not seen a track meet or an alumnus in two years before last Thursday. Preston Carlisle ‘15 didn’t think much of the occasion, since he wasn’t here to see the old track bubble to the surface of the then-widened Canon flowing over it. “Oh yeah, I guess this is new,” Carlisle said.

  • Katherine Greenberg and Molly Hemes

    Women's Tennis break 24-year streak

    “I got absolutely nothing done today except my laundry,” I heard from a student upon returning to Carleton from the Midwest Invitational Tennis Tournament in Madison, Wisconsin last weekend. The Carleton Women’s Tennis team, on the other hand, can say we broke a tradition that Saturday. For the first time in nearly 24 years, the Knights defeated Gustavus Adolphus College.