Oct. 18, 2018
During the second half of October, Vassar athletes and athletic venues will be awash in pink in observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Mar. 12, 2018
Vassar men’s volleyball player Matthew Knigge ’18, one of the most decorated student athletes in the college’s history, is one of 24 athletes across the country to be named to the NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Feb. 16, 2018
Junior hitter Devan Gallagher is the first Vassar women’s volleyball player to earn a spot on the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American Second Team and the sixth athlete in Vassar history to be named to the Academic All-American Team.
Dec. 13, 2017
In 2017, Vassar Cross Country had its best showing in the program’s history, finishing 8th in a 42-team field at the Atlantic Regional NCAA qualifying meet. Michael Scarlett ’18 capped his Vassar cross country career by earning a spot in the NCAA Division III championship race.
Nov. 28, 2017
For the third straight year in a row and the fourth time in the last five years, the Vassar women’s rugby team will compete in the national championship tournament, the Final 4.
Nov. 8, 2017
Vassar teams wore pink socks, pink shoelaces, pink caps, and pink pre-game warm-up gear during Think Pink Week, a nationwide event established to raise awareness about breast cancer.
May. 24, 2017
Vassar’s men’s volleyball team enjoyed one of the most successful seasons of any varsity squad in the college’s history this year, finishing with a 26-7 record, two All-Americans, and a berth to the NCAA Division III Championships.
Apr. 21, 2017
Vassar alums in metropolitan areas from coast to coast are involved in burgeoning urban squash programs that help youngsters achieve in academics as well as squash.
Apr. 17, 2017
Vassar’s rugby teams spent Spring Break in Barcelona for what Coach Tony Brown describes as equal parts team bonding and “just plain fun.” It was the teams’ 15th such overseas trip in the last 35 years.
Apr. 10, 2017
Vassar recently recognized the important role athletics plays in the social and intellectual development of many of its students by launching the Brewers Fund, a new initiative to support student-athletes, coaches, and staff.
Feb. 24, 2017
Associate Head Track Coach Justin Harris is working with the USA National Bobsled and Skeleton Team in the run-up to next year’s winter Olympics, using his expertise in biomechanics to help them shave hundredths of a second off of their starting-line sprints.
Nov. 17, 2016
For seniors on the Vassar women’s rugby team, being recognized as one of the elite squads in the country is nothing new. The Brewers have earned a berth in the American Collegiate Rugby Association Final Four three times in the past four years.
Feb. 1, 2016
All-American status is bestowed on a tiny fraction of college athletes, and this year three All-Americans are from Vassar: Julia Cunningham ’17, Matthew Knigge ’18 and Taylor Vann ’16.