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  • Ben Guzick

    Men’s Tennis rebounds from first loss

    Two days after losing its first match of the season, the Carleton College men’s tennis team rebounded with an impressive 6-3 regional win over Grinnell College.

  • Patrick Roberts ’11 dives in the mud, holding on to the frisbee.

    Ultimate Update

    This past weekend GOP headed out west to participate at the Stanford Open, held in Stevinson, California. They had a successful Saturday going 3-1 in pool play, losing the the second overall seed UC-Berkeley 10-7 while defeating UC-Santa Cruz, Whitman, and Claremont.

  • Knights bring home first MIAC title, play in NCAA tournament tonight

    Team, Men's Basketball ActionOn January 18, the Carleton men's basketball team lost at home to Bethel 70-61 and fell into a tie for eighth place at 3-7 halfway through the conference season. Over the ensuing 40 days, the Knights became one of the hottest teams in the nation, winning 12 of 13 games en route to capturing the school's first ever MIAC playoff title last Saturday with a thrilling 78-71 overtime victory at Gustavus Adolphus. With the win, Carleton punched a ticket to the NCAA Tournament, which kicks off on Friday night at 8 p.m. when the Knights face University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point on the Pointers' home court.

  • Kathryn Schmidt

    Women’s Tennis crushes Scots, fights hard against D-I Gophers

    Having allowed just one point in five matches against Division III opponents, the Carleton College women’s tennis team faced stiffer competition on Sunday as they traveled to Minneapolis to take on D-I University of Minnesota. Though the Knights fell 6-1, many players performed well, highlighted by Hannah Goldberg’s  6-4, 6-0 victory at sixth singles.

  • Joe Concannon, Ty Martin

    Men’s track performs well in last tune up for MIACs

    The MIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships begin this afternoon at 4:30 at the Rec Center. The Knights have athletes competing in 12 individual events, as well as three relays.

  • Bridget Doyle

    Women’s Tennis wins twice over weekend, now 4-0

    Carleton continued to play exceptional tennis against the College of Saint Scholastica. The Knights improved to 4-0 in the young season and have yet to drop a singles match.  “This was the best we played this year, in doubles especially,” said head coach Luciano Battaglini. The match-up against Macalester is on Saturday the 27th at 2:00 p.m. at the Lifetime Fitness Center in Lakeville, Minnesota. The Knights take on the Gophers on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. at the Baseline Tennis Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

  • Knights topple Tommies, advance to MIAC Finals against Gustavus Adolphus

    Bryan Rosett, men's basketball actionBlaise Davis, men's basketball actionIn a historic upset, the Carleton men’s basketball team traveled to St. Paul last night and knocked off No. 3 St. Thomas 73-67 in the semifinals of the MIAC playoffs.  With the win, Carleton’s 11th in their last 12 games, the Knights advance to the conference championship, where they will face Gustavus Adolphus Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in St. Peter, Minn. The win snapped St. Thomas’ 55-game home win streak against conference teams.

  • Eugene Nishi

    Swimmers wrap up season at MIAC Championships

    - Three earn all-MIAC as women take second

    - Men fifth; Brenner dives to all-conference

  • Freshman Jordan Bulter in a recent meet at the Rec Center.

    Men’s track runs strong at Tostrud Classic, ready for MIAC Championship

    The MIAC Championship meet begins Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Rec Center with the pentathlon.  The other events take place Friday and Saturday, also at the Rec.

  • Tammy Metcalf-Filzen

    Women’s BBall coach Metcalf-Filzen announces retirement

    After 13 seasons at the helm of the Carleton College women’s basketball program, Tammy Metcalf-Filzen announced she is retiring from her position as head women’s basketball coach and associate professor of physical education, athletics and recreation, effective June 30, the end of the current academic year.  The winningest coach in program history, she is stepping aside to devote more time and energy to her family. This past Saturday, she concluded her 15th season as a head coach and 13th at Carleton.

  • Simone Childs-Walker

    Childs-Walker sets mile record at U of M

    The women’s track team traveled up to the University of Minnesota last weekend to take on competitors of all NCAA divisions in the last few weeks leading up to the conference championships.  It was quite an impressive display of the team’s talent, as six women moved up in the standings of the All-Time Top 10 list at Carleton.  Simone Childs-Walker ’12 demonstrated her leg speed by placing second and dipping under the 5:00 minute-mark.  Her time bettered the old school record, set by Katherine Wingert ’08, by just over 4 seconds.

  • Clare Franco

    Women place second at Meet of Hearts

    Last Friday and Saturday the women’s track and field team hosted a number of competitors at the Meet of the Hearts. The team surprised many by putting together enough points to place second in the team competition. It was quite a feat, made possible by the number of first and second places the team recorded.  The action kicked of with the pentathlon and 5k on Friday night. The success will continue this weekend as the team heads up to the University of Minnesota to enjoy some fierce competition.