2016 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees

Front row (l-r): Caitlin Bailey Hull ’08, Kayleigh Shappy ’09, Allison Flynn ’07, Jennifer Joseph ’09, Emily Bean Little ’09. Back row (l-r): Megan Edgerly ’09, Monica Selander Han ’09, Sarah Chap ’07, Danielle Renaud Larkin ’08, Marie Graham Abare ’09, Kristi Powlovich ’07, Katie Diego Whitney ’09, Sara Rosati ’09. Individual inductees, along with quotes from their acceptance speeches, are featured below.

The 2005–06 Norwich Women’s Basketball Team, coached by Steve Lanpher and Jennifer Eaddy, was inducted into the Norwich Athletics Hall of Fame during Homecoming Weekend ceremonies. Front row (l-r):... Read More

Spotlight on Sports

On their final day in Russia, the Norwich wrestling contingent toured Moscow City. (Photo courtesy of Alex Whitney)

Iron Will: Cadets Wrestle in Russia. During the cusp of May and June, seven Norwich wrestlers traveled to Moscow with Head Coach Alex Whitney ’08 and Assistant Coach Connor Keating ’09 to experience... Read More

Final Inning: Charles F. Crosby ’63 (1941–2016)

It was easy to see what, and whom, Charlie Crosby ’63 loved: his wife, Carole, his family, and Norwich, especially the students. Charlie passed away this past spring after a 15-year battle with leukemia.... Read More

SPORT REPORT

Standing (far left) next to Norwich head men’s lacrosse coach, Neal Anderson, is Castleton’s Isaac Devoid, one of late Connor Roberts ’16’s childhood friends. Seated (front row, l-r): team manager James Tiernan, Jacob Anderson-Hall ’17, Peter Soonthornprapuet ’16, Matthew Thresher ’18, James Warden ’16, and Nicholas Engel ’17. Seated (back row, l-r): John Brown ’19, Joshua Jenkins ’17, Jefferson Ryscavage ’19, Liam DeBiase ’19, and assistant coach, Ian Thomas. (Mark Collier photo.)

Standing (far left) next to Norwich head men’s lacrosse coach, Neal Anderson, is Castleton’s Isaac Devoid, one of late Connor Roberts ’16’s childhood friends. Seated (front row, l-r): team manager... Read More

Sharing a Love of Lacrosse in the Emerald Isle

Benjamin Preul ’18 left checks an Irish attacker, knocking the ball loose in the process. (Courtesy of Legacy Global Sports.)

Last summer, rising sophomore Benjamin Preul ’18 seized the opportunity of a lifetime: Traveling to Ireland with Legacy Global Sports, he spread his passion for the game of lacrosse while experiencing... Read More

Sport Report

(Photo: Mark Collier.)

Men’s XC Sets the Pace Head Coach Nick Cooper. (Photo: Mark Collier.) Men’s cross-country put in one of the most dominant efforts in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship history,... Read More

Leslie Knight M’13

Leslie Knight

Lessons in Leadership, On and Off the Court. Photo by Jpeg Studios/courtesy of Leslie Knight M’13, Whether it’s on the court, in the classroom, or in the community, pro basketball player Leslie Knight... Read More

A PROFILE IN COURAGE: MEET CHRIS MUNN

Chris Munn addressing assembled rugby teams just prior to the championship matches on 26 April 2015.

By Dennis Downey ’84 On 23 December, 1776, in an essay titled “The Crisis,” Thomas Paine described how, in response to life-threatening situations, “summer soldiers and sunshine patriots” will... Read More

Sport Report

Collegiate All-American Baylee Annis ’14 tackles an opponent while teammate Joya Clark ’14 moves in to support. (Photo: Ryan Siverson.)

Two Inducted into New England Basketball Hall of Fame. One former NU basketball star and one former NU basketball coach were honored by the New England Basketball Hall of Fame (NEBHOF), which recognizes... Read More

Sport Report

Across the pond: The Norwich University men’s rugby team traveled to England and Wales over spring break for a full week of training sessions, sightseeing, and competition. While there, the group toured England’s most famous and iconic rugby pitch, Twickenham Stadium (above), site of this fall’s 2015 Rugby World Cup. (Courtesy of Heather King.)

Across the Pond. (Courtesy of Heather King.) The Norwich University men’s rugby team traveled to England and Wales over spring break for a full week of training sessions, sightseeing, and competition.... Read More