Conversations by Candlelight: A Monologue on New England Patriotism

By SAM MATHAI Last week, I took a swing at some low hanging fruit. First-years are inherently easy targets. How could I find something easier…

World-Class Babysitters and Running with Capybaras: Q&A with Cross Country Runner David Eik

Interview by BEN HALL David Eik is a Junior runner for the CC Men’s Cross Country team who shined this past weekend at the Tiger’s…

Cutthroat Rugby’s Sophie Redpath: Fierce, Fearless, Fun

By CLAIRE TOBIN Have you ever wanted to sneak into the Broadmoor hot tubs for a post-game reward? Would you like to stiff arm people…

Women’s Soccer Rebounds Against South Dakota, Ends Goal Scoring Drought

By MICHAEL GORMAN Women’s soccer (3–3) rebounded from their loss at Kansas, taking the South Dakota Coyotes down 4–1 last Friday evening.  Midfielder Lauren Milliet…

Men’s Soccer Starts the Season Off Strong and Hungry

By ZACH GLOSSER The Colorado College men’s soccer team played their first two games of the regular season in Iowa this past weekend. The team…

Hot Take: First-Year Athletes Hard to Spot This Year

By SAM MATHAI Concerned students all across campus are having a hard time identifying the new additions to our varsity sports teams this year. I…

Get to Know Sophomore Caitlin Laurence: Women’s Volleyball Rising Star

By CLAIRE TOBIN Caitlin Laurence is a defensive specialist libero for the Colorado College volleyball team. A libero is a player who has unique defensive…

Opening the Women’s Soccer Season: Fresh Talent and Solid Leadership

The Colorado College women’s soccer team has begun their 34th season of Division I soccer and their fourth season in the Mountain West Division. Coming…

Q&A with Vollyball Players Jordan Mullen and Haley Harris

New Catalyst writer Ben Hall sat down with Jordan Mullen and Haley Harris, two sophomore outside-hitters for the CC women’s volleyball team. Last year, they…

Conversations by Candlelight: Intimate Profiles in Athletics

Every week, Senior Sam Mathai sits down with a new CC athlete, coach, or trainer and gets intimate about athletics. As we approach a new…

Meet Several New Faces on the Men’s Soccer Team: Details on Freshman Recruits

By Claire Tobin Samson Heyer is from Amherst, Massachusetts and plays center midfield for Colorado College. He lived in Germany for seven months while his…

Historic CC Track and Field Season Winds Down

For the majority of the CC track and field men’s and women’s team, who advanced past conference, the Occidental Invitational in Los Angeles last Saturday was…

Men’s Frisbee Finishes Season Against Air Force

Although height and weight do not guarantee success in ultimate Frisbee, there is a slight advantage to having a team made up of six-foot-tall, 180-plus…

Q&A with Quin Gattey: CC Track and Field’s Dedicated and Hilarious Sophomore Hurdler

After recovering from a pulled hamstring, Quin Gattey finished his sophomore year track and field season at the Occidental Invitational, where he ran the open…

The NARP’s Perspective: The Big Leagues

Today there are exactly five days left of the school year. There are also exactly 10 days until graduation. While these numbers give me anxiety,…

Men and Women’s Track and Field Teams Set Record Point Scoring at SCAC

The Colorado College track and field team finished up the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference championships with nine individuals topping the podium and multiple athletes setting…

Men’s Tennis Battles in the San Antonio Heat, Ends Up Placing Fifth in Conference

To close out the season, the Colorado College men’s tennis team flew to San Antonio for the second weekend in a row to compete in…

Playing Under the Influence

The last block of the CC school year is equal parts exciting and anxiety filled. Whether you’re a senior dreading the looming stresses of real…

Men’s Lacrosse Falls to Whittier in Regular Season Finale

Written by Coby Dodelson Colorado College men’s lacrosse (10-5) finished off the regular season last Saturday when they travelled to Whittier, Calif. to face Whittier…

CC Drops Two Matches Before Emerging Over TLU in Regular Season Finale

After dropping their two matches earlier in the weekend, the Colorado College men’s tennis team ended their regular season on a high note on Sunday,…

Womens’ Tennis Finishes on a High Note with Win Over TLU

The Colorado College women’s tennis team (8-11, 2-1 SCAC) traveled to Texas last weekend for the three final matchups of their regular season. The Tigers…

Q&A With Womens’ Lacrosse Annie DeFrino: Single-Season Scoring Record Setter

While in Maine playing Colby College and Bowdoin College over Seventh Block Break, junior Annie DeFrino scored six goals, breaking the single-season scoring record that…

CC Track and Field in Full Stride Heading Into Conference Championships

Written by Coby Dodelson The Colorado College men’s and women’s track and field teams had their final meet of the regular season on Saturday at…

Tigers Roll Over Southwestern University, Edge Out Win Versus Whittier College

Photos by Austin Halpern Colorado College men’s lacrosse (9-3) extended their win streak to four games this weekend with two home victories over Southwestern University…

Senior Sam Rothstein Joins East Coast Hockey League

When I reached out to senior Sam Rothstein regarding a profile piece on his future hockey career, he apologetically told me he was off campus…

The Bender’s Guide to Hockey Jargon

The Show of Talents is an annual event held by the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) which demonstrates the highly impressive talents of each sports…

Northern Colorado’s DI Men’s Tennis Team Dominates CC

Written by Coby Dodelson Occasionally in sports, when David meets Goliath, the favorite comes out lackadaisical and the underdog pulls out the victory solely because…

Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Sunday Despite Close Loss the Day Before

Colorado College women’s lacrosse (12-2) traveled to Claremont, Calif. over the weekend for a doubleheader against the Claremont Colleges. The Tigers lost to the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps…