- Grace Gilmore fired a final-round, four-over par 77, helping herself and the Knights to rally for victories in the Carleton Invitational. Ziyi Wang was one shot back of Gilmore, her third consecutive second-place finish this spring.
- The Carleton College men’s tennis team certainly has a flair for the dramatic as the Knights rallied from a 3-0 deficit after doubles and defeated Saint John’s University, 5-4 on Sunday. This was the sixth time this season that the ... more
- The Carleton College baseball team limited St. Scholastica to only four hits—all singles—but the Knights were unable to come away with a win, losing a hard fought pitchers’ duel, 2-1, in the squad’s final non-conference action of the spring.
Impressions from J.B. Smoove’s standup routine at the Skyway Theatre last night:
– Dressed in a stylish purple suit, with shiny shoes * , he looked sharp. Half expected Larry David’s permanent house guest to come out in a robe ... more
- It was Senior Day at Ele Hansen Field as the Carleton College softball team saluted the careers of its three seniors: Keelin Davis, Nicole Magats, and Emily Starr. Unfortunately, the Knights were not able to celebrate with a victory as ... more
- Seniors Mikayla Becich, Grace Davis, and Joyce Yu each won in both singles and doubles to lead the Carleton College women’s tennis team to a 7-2 road victory over national No. 36 Gustavus Adolphus College. With the win, the Knights ... more
Eleven months ago today, Red suffered a career-ending, and nearly life-ending, injury. I still don't know how or why he broke his splint bone. And I don't care to ever relive last summer, which was touch-and-go as to whether ... more
- The Carleton College baseball team earned a split against Gustavus Adolphus College on Saturday as the Knights now hold a 7-9 record in the MIAC. After being shut out in the first game and by a final score of 5-0, ... more
- Mixed Meters' Three Readers are saying "What? Three posts in four days?"
Yeah, I try to do three posts a month and if I put it off until the end I need to work fast. To prove to you that ... more
Carleton Athletics: Women's Track and Field: Steinke and Company Go for Gold at Drake Relays; Others Compete at Janis Rider InviteThe Carleton College women’s track and field team split up on Saturday, sending a handful of athletes to compete against some of the best collegiate and Olympian runners in the country at the 2016 Drake Relays in Des Moines. The ... more
- Is every moment...taking a crap,putting on my hat,drinking coffee andtalking to friends,watching the sun go down,the rain on my roof.All it is,
is not what you think.
- Grandfather poetfull of platitude adviceout of spunknot even punkI left all my good ideasin a trunk.Tired of slapping fools aroundit just hurts my handsand they just keep comingwith idiot grins ... more
- Make a decision, just make it...things will turn out about the same anyway.Don't live in fear of second guessing...the more mistakes you make, the moreyou learn, and sometimes you can't helpbut get it right. ... more
Today the Oakland Raiders will announce their selections from the third day of the National Football League draft from Mexico.
Today, having flown in staff, having set up a sound system, and having secured a massive amount of barbecue, ... more
- Treadmill. 64 minutes. 9 miles.
Started at 5:10 AM. Slow and easy run. Felt OK.