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  • July 19, 2017

    Knights Earn NABC Academic Excellence Award, Five Knights Named to Honors Court

    The Carleton College men's basketball team earned the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award after posting a cumulative GPA of 3.48 for the 2016-17 academic year. In addition, Peter Bakker-Arkema ’17Mitch Biewen ’17, and Beau Smit ’17 were named to the Honors Court for the second consecutive year, while Kevin Grow and Malekai Mischke were named to the Honors Court for the first time following their junior years.

  • June 26, 2017

    Knights earn 40 Academic All-Conference awards

    The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its Winter/Spring 2016-17 Academic All-Conference honorees today, with Carleton College student-athletes earning distinction 40 times. To qualify for recognition, student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior, or senior, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

  • June 15, 2017

    Sesquicentennial celebration — Carleton's top 10 varsity sports highlights

    As part of Carleton’s sesquicentennial celebration, Knights Online invited fans to look back at some of the top varsity sports highlights in the College’s history. During the 2016-17 academic year, fans and alumni were asked to vote for their favorite highlights.

  • May 8, 2017

    Stritzel, Stem Poised to Join Knights for 2017-18

    The Carleton College men’s basketball team will welcome two newcomers next season, as Matt Stritzel and David Stem have been admitted to the College and announced their intention to enroll and participate in men’s basketball this fall.

  • March 15, 2017

    Kevin Grow earns NABC All-District Honors

    Following another spectacular all-around season, Carleton College forward Kevin Grow was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ (NABC) All-West District team after being selected by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division III. 

  • February 28, 2017

    Grow and Gillespie named All-MIAC; Hanson and Kalland also honored

    Carleton College forwards Kevin Grow, Freddie Gillespie, and Kent Hanson collected a half-dozen awards as the MIAC men’s basketball coaches handed out their postseason honors on Tuesday. Grow is one of six players selected to the 2016-17 All-MIAC First Team and was joined on the five-player All-Defensive Team by Gillespie, who was also tabbed to the All-MIAC Second Team. Hanson not only is one of five players on the All-Rookie Team but was also selected for the MIAC’s Sixth Man-of-the-Year Award. Additionally, for the third time in his career Guy Kalland was voted by his peers as the MIAC Coach-of-the-Year.