Sports

3-on-3 tourney offers fun to the campus community

This Friday marks the third annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament hosted by the women’s basketball team. The brainchild of Kate Gluckman, coach of the women’s basketball team, this year’s tournament is being organized by Jessica Vaverka ’11. Apart from being a member of the women’s basketball team, Vaverka is contributing her time to organizing this athletic…

McCallum-Cook quietly leads Pioneers

Last week was big for the Pioneers. After taking home first place at the Les Duke Invitational, they saw their seed move from 19th to 16th in the NCAA Division III rankings. Although he hasn’t been lauded by the Midwest conference or consistently pictured on the athletics website, Ian McCallum-Cook ’12 has been a consistent…

Tennis Pair Stuns

Cookies and milk. Peanut butter and jelly. And, now, after the Women’s tennis match this past Saturday,: Fitch and Feldman.   On Sat. September 4, the doubles pair of Catherine Fitch ’13 and Hanna Feldman ’14 took second place in the second doubles division at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawk Invitational. In the first round,…

Volleyball team starts season strong

The party punch was not the only thing that got spiked on Saturday, as the volleyball team blanked Lawrence College 3-0 at the Dominican University Star Classic this past weekend. The Pioneers finished the tournament 1-1, dropping their first match to Dominican University. The team came back to secure a second place finish at the…

Women’s XC anticipate Les Duke

The red squirrels are not the only things you can see darting around Grinnell this semester—Grinnell’s Women Cross Country team is also in full swing. The team started off the year with a successful showing at the Central College Dutch Invitational in Pella, Iowa last Saturday and this week have been preparing for the much…