Women’s tennis closes out fall season with strong performance at Bowdoin

As the first sign of winter’s chill gripped the courts in Brunswick, Maine, this weekend, the Jumbos battled for supremacy at the Bowdoin Invitational to close out their fall season. According to coach Kate Bayard, the results of the Bowdoin Invitational only served the players’ individual rankings. Nevertheless, Tufts returned to Medford after a strong collective […]

Tufts hosts inaugural Branwen Smith-King Invitational

The No. 20 Tufts women’s track and field team wrapped up its weekend with a strong showing in the inaugural Branwen Smith-King Invitational, placing fifth out of the 16 competing schools. The Tufts-hosted event honored Smith-King, a prominent figure in the Tufts athletic department for 35 years who left the university last spring. “She was a great supporter of the […]

Women’s track and field kicks off indoor season with encouraging performances

Over the last few weeks, the women’s track and field team has sprung strongly into the indoor season, coming in second at the Bowdoin Invitational in Brunswick, Maine. Tufts scored 127 points, while first-place MIT earned 212. Bowdoin came in third with 102, followed by Southern Maine (78) and Merrimack (59). At the Tufts Invitational on […]

Women’s tennis wraps up fall season with 26 wins at Bowdoin Invitational

The Tufts women’s tennis team competed in its final match of the fall season this weekend, traveling up to Brunswick, Maine for the Bowdoin Invitational. The Jumbos fought hard in both individual and doubles matches against various regional opponents, winning a total of 26 matches. In the round-robin style tournament, no players were given seeds or rankings, and […]

Women’s tennis competes at ITA Regional Championships

The women’s tennis team, led by junior Mina Karamercan, continued its fall season at the ITA Regional Championships last weekend at Williams College. Karamercan, seeded fifth in the tournament, progressed all the way to the quarterfinals in the 64-player field, winning her first match 6–0, 6–3 against Trinity sophomore Julia Brogan and her second over Amherst sophomore Jen Chen […]

Tufts wraps up fall season, highly successful at Bowdoin Invitational

Women’s tennis wrapped up the fall season on a strong note with a combined record of 26-13 at the Bowdoin Invitational this Friday and Saturday. Sophomores Mina Karamercan and Julia Keller both went 3-0 in their singles matches, while sophomore Otilia Popa and senior Hannah Conroy were also undefeated in singles matches, both finishing the […]

Tufts track and field opens season in good form

The women’s track and field team’s season is in full swing after it traveled to Brunswick, Maine for the annual Bowdoin Invitational last weekend. Tufts placed third with 89 points, just one point behind second-place Merrimack and more than 100 points away from winner MIT (203 points). The team had officially opened their season when four […]

Jumbos finish first at Bowdoin Invitational

Tufts notched 141 points this weekend, placing first out of eight teams at the Bowdoin Invitational, 17 points ahead of runner-up Southern Maine (124) and nearly 30 points ahead of host Bowdoin, who finished in third with 111.33 points. The biggest takeaway for the weekend, however, was neither the podium finishes nor the new personal records set. “I […]

Tufts runners dominate Bowdoin Invitational

The women’s cross country team began its season on Saturday with a dominant victory at the Bowdoin Invitational, hosted by Bowdoin College. Although there were only four other schools in the race, the Jumbos took 21 of the top 23 spots to score an impressive victory over NESCAC-rival Bowdoin. The five kilometer course was fast and flat, […]

Victory by O’Connor propels Jumbos to second place finish at Bowdoin

The men’s cross country team traveled to Maine on Saturday to compete in the Bowdoin Men’s Cross Country Invitational, finishing second overall behind NESCAC rival Bowdoin. The highlight of the meet for the Jumbos came in the form of first place finisher, sophomore Luke O’Connor, who beat the pack by 12.5 seconds. O’Connor notched his first victory […]