Norwich Athletics Feature Stories

June 6, 2012
Football: Cadets' alum living a dream

May 11, 2012
Women's Rugby: Baugus, Cadets ready for Final Four
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – If there was a word that characterized Emily Baugus, it would be “adaptation.”

February 7, 2012
Women's Swimming and Diving - Elms, Norwich swimmers share sportsmanship moment
NORTHFIELD, VT. - Elms College junior swimmer Tricia Ruell needed one final race to make the cut for the New England Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Association (NEISDA) Championship in the 100-yard backstroke.

February 18, 2011
Men's Hockey: The End of An Era - ECAC East/NESCAC Interlocking Schedule Ends This Weekend
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – On Friday and Saturday, the Norwich University men’s ice hockey team will close out the 2010-11 regular season with two league games against Connecticut College and Tufts University. This will mark the final league meetings between Norwich and these two schools as the 12-year Interlocking schedule agreement between the ECAC East and the NESCAC comes to an end this weekend.

February 3, 2011
Women's Hockey: Fortier Helps Spark Winning Tradition for NU Women's Hockey Program
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Ever since Julie Fortier stepped onto the ice at Kreitzberg Arena for the first time in October of 2008, the Norwich women’s hockey program has been rising up the ranks in the NCAA Division III women’s hockey world.

January 23, 2011
Women's Basketball: A View From Above; Daniels Tops NCAA Rankings
When the NCAA released their statistical leaders a couple of weeks ago, a familiar name graced the top of the charts. Out of 441 ranked Division-III women’s basketball teams, Christine Daniels, a senior captain on the women’s basketball team at Norwich University, was above and beyond any other Division-III player for double-doubles in the 2010-11 season.

October 15, 2010
Football: Long Way From Home
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – 6,840 miles. That’s the distance between Norwich junior kicker Long Ding’s hometown of Qingdao, China and Northfield, Vt.

October 13, 2010
Norwich's 28th Annual Athletic Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony
On Sunday, Oct. 10, Norwich University inducted two teams and nine individuals to the athletic's Hall of Fame during their 28th annual induction ceremony.

October 7, 2010
Football: The Stiles Way
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Charles Stiles hasn’t gone the traditional route through college. The 27-year-old strong safety on the Norwich University football team came to Northfield in the fall of 2008 after having served two tours in Iraq as a member of the United States Marine Corps.

September 30, 2010
NU's Casey Excelling In Two Sports
NORTHFIELD, Vt. - Even though Brittany Casey is only a sophomore, she is quickly making her mark on the Norwich University athletics scene. Casey, from Pointe Claire, Quebec is a two-sport athlete as a member of both the women’s soccer and hockey teams.

July 6, 2009
Norwich Men's Ice Hockey Stars Make It To The Top

February 20, 2009
Men's Ice Hockey: Ryan Klingensmith: From Walk-On To Starting Goalie
Over the past several years, Norwich hockey has been known for having exceptional players mind the net. Goalies such as Randy Hevey, Kevin Schieve, Mike Boudreau and Chance Gieni played the most crucial role in the Cadets’ success in recent seasons. Goaltending is one of the most demanding positions to play and no player has stepped up to the task like Ryan Klingensmith.

February 5, 2009
Women's Ice Hockey: Leclerc Making Mark On Cadets
The Norwich women’s hockey team has seen its fair share of talented players throughout the past couple of seasons, but few have come from the central Vermont area. Sophie Leclerc, a junior forward from Barre, Vt., has stepped into a leadership role and has made an impressive mark as a Cadet.

January 23, 2009
Women's Basketball: Knapp Brings Hard Work And Determination To Cadets
The Norwich University women’s basketball team is rolling through another successful season. With four new freshmen and some experienced upperclassmen, the team is deeper than it has been. One freshman making an impact is Kelsey Knapp, a 5-11 forward from Brandon, Vt.

January 22, 2009
Men's Ice Hockey: An Unlikely Road To the NHL

September 21, 2008
Vet Goes From Iraq To Defensive Back

August 19, 2008
Norwich Grad Replaces Coaching Legend At Arkansas

February 4, 2008
Men's Rugby: Arizona Guardsman Pursues Rugby Dream

January 17, 2008
Men's Basketball: NU Head Coach Paul Booth Set To Win 183rd Game

January 11, 2008
Men's Ice Hockey: Norwich Is Battle Tested

November 14, 2007
Women's Basketball: NU Readies For 2007-08 Season

November 13, 2007
Men's Basketball: Cadets Prepare To Embark On 2007-08 Season

November 8, 2007
Women's Hockey: Cadet Women Set To Start First Varsity Season

November 7, 2007
Men's Hockey: Norwich Players Set Sights On Championship

September 24, 2007
Volleyball: Norwich On The Rise In Second Varsity Season
In just its second season as a varsity sport, the Norwich women’s volleyball team is already improving by leaps and bounds, and folks around the Great Northeast Athletic Conference had better take notice.

May 2, 2012
Men’s Hockey: Aucoin notches second assist of Stanley Cup Playoffs in Caps' Game 2 win

August 2, 2011
Athletics: 2011 Hall of Fame Class Announced
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University Director of Athletics Tony Mariano announced the honorees for Norwich University’s Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2011. Nine individuals and the 1960-61 men’s ski team are recognized as part of Homecoming Weekend 2011 festivities Sept. 30-Oct. 2.

May 4, 2011
Athletics: Norwich Hosts Annual Senior Athletic Recognition Dinner
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – The Norwich University Athletic Department, in conjunction with the Maroon & Gold Athletic Association, hosted the 2010-11 Senior Athlete Recognition Dinner on Tuesday night at the Milano Ballroom on the campus of Norwich University.