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The HWS Update

On his podcast, Guys Talking Yoga, Derek Vanderwarker ’96 interviewed Dan Bornstein, Ph.D. ’95, a health and exercise science expert at The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina. Launched in 2021, Guys Talking Yoga is a podcast featuring informative, entertaining, short-form interviews with men sharing their yogic path to encourage more men to embrace

At home on Wednesday, the second-ranked William Smith College soccer team rolled to a 10-0 win over Oneonta, Hobart soccer dominated Keuka in a 1-0 contest, and William Smith field hockey topped St. John Fisher 5-4 in double overtime. On Cozzens Field, William Smith College senior forward Julia Keogh had a career day, finishing the soccer game

William Smith College lacrosse defender Mekayla Montgomery is the Liberty League’s nominee for the prestigious NCAA Women of the Year Award. As the Liberty League’s Female Scholar Athlete of the Year, she was voted as the conference’s Woman of the Year nominee by the league’s athletic directors. Last Wednesday, the NCAA announced the 154 conference honorees for

Hobart and William Smith Colleges have announced plans to add 12 new sports—six for men and six for women—over the next five years. They will join the Colleges’ existing 23 sports to raise the total offerings to 35, providing students a greater variety of opportunities to participate in athletics at the varsity level. New sports

The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association announced its 2020-21 academic award winners today. William Smith College was one of 285 schools across NCAA Divisions I, II and III, and NAIA to merit the IWLCA Academic Honor Squad award. In addition, 11 Herons earned a spot on the IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Roll. To be

The William Smith College soccer team will begin the 2021 season ranked second in the United Soccer Coaches poll which was released this afternoon. It’s the 13th consecutive season that the Herons have been ranked in the coach’s association preseason poll. Due to the pandemic, William Smith was limited to a pair of scrimmages during

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association honored members of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges tennis teams by naming them scholar-athletes. The Herons were also named a 2021 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team. In order to receive the designation of All-Academic Team, a team must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a

Ten members of the 2020-21 William Smith College hockey team were named Krampade All-American Scholars by the American Hockey Coaches Association. It’s the most All-American Scholars in program history. The AHCA recognizes varsity hockey players who have attained a 3.6 grade point average each semester during the 2020-21 season. This is the fifth year that

For four years, Super Bowl Champion Ali Marpet ’15 protected Statesman teammate Dom Ellis ’15 on Boswell Field; recently U.S. Secret Service Officer Ellis met with his former classmate on his turf at the White House. From 2011 to 2014, Ali Marpet ’15 and Dom Ellis ’15 and the rest of their classmates led the

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association honored members of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges tennis teams by naming them scholar-athletes. The Herons were also named a 2021 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team. In order to receive the designation of All-Academic Team, a team must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a