Ethan Zaharoni is an Assistant Sports Editor at the Tufts Daily. He is a sophomore who has not yet declared a major. Ethan can be reached at [email protected]

Crew teams take on world’s best at Head of the Charles

The Jumbos competed in the Head of the Charles regatta this weekend. The Head of the Charles is one of the biggest and most famous regattas in the world of rowing, with thousands of athletes competing across several events. Tufts competed in the Men’s Club Eights, Men’s Championship Doubles, Directors’ Challenge Women’s and Men’s Quads, Women’s […]

Crew teams kick off 2018–19 season with Green Mountain Head regatta

The Jumbos’ season commenced on Sunday at the annual Green Mountain Head (GMH) regatta in Putney, Vt. Singles and doubles rowers of all affiliations and ages, from an under-19 division to an over-75 division, competed on the Connecticut River. Four rowers from Tufts’ women’s team, led by senior co-captain Libby Lichter, took on the three-mile course. Lichter finished 11th in the singles […]

Golf team fades on Sunday in tune-up for NESCAC Qualifier

Tufts visited conference rival Williams over the weekend to compete in its final competition before the NESCAC Qualifier. The Williams Fall Invite was held at the Taconic Golf Club in Williamstown, Mass., where the Jumbos finished in a tie for eighth place out of 20 teams, shooting 622 overall. The tournament was won by the host Ephs, who shot 588, 17 strokes ahead of […]

Golf team ties for 10th at Duke Nelson Invitational

Tufts traveled to Middlebury’s Ralph Myhre Golf Course over the weekend to compete in the Duke Nelson Invitational in its second tournament of the fall season. The Jumbos tied with the Springfield College Pride for tenth place in a field of 22 teams over the tournament’s two rounds. The Duke Nelson Invitational is a staple of the team’s […]

Golf team posts strongest start in over a decade

Tufts opened up its 2018 campaign at the two-day Bill Detrick Invitational, hosted by Trinity College, where it recorded a fourth-place finish. This is the team’s best start to a season since 2007, when it took third place at the Bowdoin Invitational. Host Trinity, the defending NESCAC champions, fielded two teams — one of which took an 11-shot lead […]

Volleyball victorious vs. Clark in season opener

Tufts got off to a strong start in its 2018 season, picking up a 3–1 victory over Clark on Tuesday. The Jumbos picked up the first, third and fourth sets on their way to victory over the Cougars (2–1) at Cousens Gymnasium. Tufts started slowly in the first set, falling behind 7–4 before junior middle hitter Christina […]

Who’s Who in the NESCAC

Hamilton College Chartered in 1812, Hamilton College is the only New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) school located outside of New England, calling Clinton, N.Y. home. Hamilton College pays homage to founding father Alexander Hamilton, the namesake of the school. Hamilton’s school colors are buff and blue, in reference to the colors of the New […]

Tufts graduates two as youth paves way for future success

The Tufts golf team finished third at the NESCAC Qualifier and seventh at the New England Championships in October. The former result earned the team a spot in the NESCAC Championship in April, where the Jumbos placed fourth of four participating teams. Tufts’ fall season saw a mixture of successes and disappointments over the course of seven […]

Tufts finishes strong in championship tune-up

The Tufts golf team competed in its penultimate tournament of the season over the weekend. The Jumbos traveled to Cranston, R.I. to compete in the Wildcat Spring Invitational, where they finished in sixth place out of 19 competing teams. Husson University won the tournament, coming in with a total of 602 strokes (34-over-par), while Tufts finished with 637. Tufts […]

Tufts golfers finish seventh in spring opener

The Tufts golf team competed in its first tournament of the spring season on Friday and Saturday at the Westport Hampton Inn Invitational in North Dartmouth, Mass. The Jumbos finished seventh out of the 18 teams that took on the course at Allendale Country Club, receiving several particularly strong showings. NESCAC rival Trinity won the tournament with a total […]