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2017 NYU Athletics Highlights

2017 NYU Athletics Highlights

By Nika Woodfill, Deputy Sports Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Here are some highlights from NYU Athletics' spring 2017 season.

Women’s Swimming and Diving Crushes

Women’s Swimming and Diving Crushes

By Rachel Ruecker, Sports Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under Sports

Violet sports action this weekend included continuations to the wrestling and swimming and diving seasons, while the cross country team complete theirs.

Brooms, Beaters and Bludgers: NYU Quidditch Makes Magic on the Field

Brooms, Beaters and Bludgers: NYU Quidditch Makes Magic on the Field

By Jash Babla, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

WSN caught up with one of NYU's most successful club sports — the quidditch team — to see how their quest to catch the golden snitch has been going.

Hockey moves on to nationals

Hockey moves on to nationals

By Bobby Wagner, Sports Editor

March 23, 2015


Filed under Sports

The NYU hockey team’s national tournament run continued in Utah Monday night. After an 8-1 drubbing of Lindenwood University, the Violets are headed to the American Hockey Coaches Association National Championship to square off against Florida Gulf Coast University. The Violets never trailed in a game that the...

Violets gear up for national championship

Violets gear up for national championship

By Bobby Wagner, Sports Editor

March 10, 2015


Filed under Sports

The NYU hockey team looks to take nationals by storm.

Table tennis team slams competition

Table tennis team slams competition

April 17, 2014


Filed under Sports

NYU’s table tennis team ended another successful year after finishing fifth in the nation at the 2014 TMS College Table Tennis National Championships in Monroeville, Pa. This season marked the third consecutive year the team qualified for Nationals and the second consecutive year the team entered as unbea...

CAS junior leads, excels in wrestling

CAS junior leads, excels in wrestling

March 4, 2014


Filed under Sports

The buzzer rang as CAS junior Brandon Jones scored one final takedown to further secure his victory, a first place finish and an automatic bid to the NCAA Wrestling Championships. In the final match of the day, NYU’s 141 lb. wrestler lived up to the hype and finished the day 4-0, claiming the top sp...

NYU cross country comes in twenty second place at nationals

NYU cross country comes in twenty second place at nationals

November 19, 2012


Filed under Sports

NYU men and women’s cross country teams both finished 22nd at the National College Athletic Association National Division III Championship on Saturday, Nov. 17, at the LaVern Gibson Course in Terre Haute, Ind. The men’s team had finished first at the NCAA D-III Atlantic Regional Championship,...