Weekend Sports Roundup

Phillip Nam '17 (via athletics.kenyon.edu)

Phillip Nam ’17 (via athletics.kenyon.edu)

Spring sports got a jump start over spring break. Here’s a recap of what happened, sport by sport.

Baseball in Fort Pierce, Florida:
vs. Massachusetts Maritime Academy: WIN 3-0 (Game 1), WIN 10-3 (in 11 innings)(Game 2)
vs. Susquehanna University: Loss 1-6
vs. Wilkes University: WIN 8-3
vs. Misericordia University: Loss 1-6
vs. Immaculata University: WIN 4-0 (Game 1), WIN 4-2 (Game 2)
vs. Westminster College; WIN 4-2 (Game 1), WIN 7-0 (Game 2)
vs. Delaware Valley College: Loss 6-7
vs. La Roche College: Loss 3-4 (Game 1), Loss 2-4 (Game 2)
vs. University of Northwestern: Win 10-3 (Game 1), Win 1-6 (Game 2)
vs. Geneva College: WIN 7-1

Weekend Sports Roundup

Katie Kaestner '16 swimming the breaststroke at the NCAC Swimming and Diving Championships. Kaestner had Kenyon's top individual finish on the final day of competition.

Katie Kaestner ’16 swimming the breaststroke at the NCAC Swimming and Diving Championships. Kaestner had Kenyon’s top individual finish on the final day of competition.

This weekend, the “U” key on my keyboard came off, making it very strange to type words such as “Roundup.” But that won’t stop me from giving you the highlights of Kenyon Athletics from the past week. Here’s what happened:

Swim Championship (Wednesday-Saturday):

Men’s Swimming and Diving at North Coast Athletic Conference Championship: 2nd Place

Women’s Swimming and Diving at North Coast Athletic Conference Championship: 2nd Place

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Weekend Sports Roundup

Cooper Handelsman '15 (via athletics.kenyon.edu)

Cooper Handelsman ’15 (via athletics.kenyon.edu)

The snow has begun to melt in Gambier, which can only mean one thing: spring sports are starting. Tennis is officially back in season, and it’s nearing championship time for the winter sports. Here’s what happened this week!

Wednesday:

Men’s Basketball vs. The College of Wooster: Loss 91-93

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Hannah Cooper ’15. Via athletics.kenyon.edu

Super Bowl Roundup: It looked more like hockey than football at the end, but the New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks 28-24. Game MVP: The shark on the left in Katy Perry’s halftime show.

Now back to Kenyon Sports:

Wednesday:

Men’s Basketball at Oberlin College: Loss 50-62

Women’s Basketball at Oberlin College: Loss 46-59 Continue reading