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The 2021 Hobart and William Smith Athletics Day of Donors was a record-breaking success. The 24-hour event shattered the record for most dollars raised in a single day as alums, parents and fans donated more than $800,000 in support of the Statesmen and Herons. “On behalf of everyone in Hobart and William Smith Athletics, I

Hobart and William Smith Colleges Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics and Recreation Deb Steward announced today that Hobart lacrosse will return to intercollegiate competition with a 2021 schedule focused on Northeast Conference opponents. HWS and the NEC have developed a return to competition plan that includes testing protocols per the NCAA Sports Science Institute guidance

Two alums talk about what was like working for the Buffalo Bills during the team’s historic season. As the Buffalo Bills closed out its season leading the AFC East Division for the first time in 25 years, Preston Teague ’02 and Ryan Moore ’17 discussed their positions with New York’s NFL team during the historic

The annual Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ Athletics Day of Donors (#HWSADOD ) will kick off on Wednesday, Feb. 24. Each of the Statesmen and Herons teams will compete to meet fundraising and donor goals during the 24-hour challenge, which begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday and runs through 8 a.m. Thursday. Each of the Colleges’

Hobart College Head Lacrosse Coach Greg Raymond recently appeared on an episode of the Time and Room podcast. Time and Room is a podcast all about lacrosse and connects listeners with some of the biggest names in the game. On episode 27 of the podcast, Raymond discusses his journey from his time as a player

Ali Marpet ’15 is a Super Bowl Champion! The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ starting left guard and his fellow linemen allowed the Bucs’ offense to put 340 yards while dethrowning the defending Super Bowl Champions from Kansas CIty 31-9. Marpet provided time for Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady to complete 21 of 29 passes for 201 yards

William Smith College senior defender Mekayla Montgomery was recently named a preseason All-American by US Lacrosse Magazine. Montgomery, a psychology and education double major, was one of just 13 selections across all of NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse and one of only four defenders to earn the preseason accolades. A 2020 Inside Lacrosse first team All-American, she

Thanks to a collaboration between the Hobart and William Smith Athletics Departments and the HWS Center for Teaching and Learning, Statesmen and Heron student-athletes have a new resource in their quest for academic excellence, Athletic Study Mentors. [Of note: the photo above was taken in the Warren Hunting Smith Library in Feb. 2020 prior to

Spend more than five minutes around Chris Gray and it’s hard not to be influenced by his positive energy. The Hobart and William Smith John J. Hogan ’88 Strength and Conditioning Head Coach since 2018 saw the limits of that energy tested this fall. Public Health regulations prevented Gray from conducting workouts indoors. Student-athletes returned to campus

Pro Football Focus named former Hobart Statesman and current Tampa Bay Buccaneer Ali Marpet ’15 to its 2020 NFL All-Pro Team. The Bucs’ left guard started all 13 games he played this season, helping the franchise clinch its first playoff berth since 2007. According to PFF’s data, Marpet did not allow a sack this season and surrendered