• Updated

The Colgate Raiders took the field against the William & Mary Tribe in Williamsburg, VA on September 14. Before their face off against the Tribe, the Raiders dropped their previous two games in Colorado Springs, CO against Villanova and FBS opponent Air Force.

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • Updated

On Thurdsay, September 12, the Colgate Raiders men’s soccer team faced the Albany Great Danes in Albany, New York. The Raiders dropped the contest; a quick start from the Great Danes put the game to bed early. In the first minute, the Raiders were down 1-0 after getting called for a penalty …

  • Updated

After a loss to Clarkson in the East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC) semifinals which ended the season last year, the Colgate women’s ice hockey team is looking to bounce back for the 2019-20 season. The Raiders are excited to begin this season, adding seven first-years and one sophomore fr…

Colgate men’s and women’s tennis opened their respective seasons in Schenectady, NY at the Siena Invitational on September 6 and 7. Men’s tennis reached four flight finals and the women’s team made it to a doubles final, as well as two singles in the semifinals. 

The Colgate women’s field hockey team continued their opening stretch of the season this weekend with a two-game home stand. On Friday, September 6, the team had their home opener, hosting Lock Haven on Tyler’s Field. The Raiders entered the game with momentum having defeated St. Louis 4-1 o…

The Colgate women’s volleyball team continued their hot start to the season going 3-0 at the Harvard Tournament in Cambridge, MA over the weekend. 

Colgate men’s soccer opened their regular season this past weekend with a two-game road swing out west, facing off against a pair of Top-25 foes. On Friday, August 30, the Raiders took on No. 20 Portland, and on Sunday they took on No. 22 Oregon State. The challenging start to the season tes…

The Colgate Raiders traveled to Colorado Springs, Colorado to face Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) Mountain West Conference foe Air Force on August 31. After dropping the 2019 campaign’s home opener, the Raiders were looking to get back to .500 against a tough opponent out west. 

On April 28, Colgate wide receiver and 2018 football team captain Thomas Ives was signed to the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent. This is the second Colgate prospect in two years to find himself on a NFL team the day after the draft, with Pat Afriyie signing with the Chargers post-dr…

Colgate Women’s Rugby has been working hard preparing for the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) Women’s 7s National Championship held on April 27 and 28 in Pittsburgh, PA. The team says they are elated to have earned a sixth place finish after, essentially, a year-long effort.

Colgate Women’s Tennis played their final match of the 2019 season this past Friday, April 26. Their season ended with a tough loss against their extremely talented Patriot League opponent, Navy, who is the number two seed in the league with twenty-three wins. The Raiders played with a lot o…

Junior Thea Chafee placed third at the Longines Masters of New York, held at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York this past weekend, April 26 and 27. The Longines Masters is an annual, international horse race which features some of the best equiticians across the globe.

The Women’s Softball team took on Siena College in a two-game battle last week on Wednesday, April 24. Senior infielder Meghan Romero was the hero in the first game with a walk-off single in the ninth inning to contribute to the 5-4 victory. Colgate started off slowly as Siena scored three r…

On Friday, April 26, the Colgate Women’s Lacrosse Team traveled to Easton, Pennsylvania to face the Lafayette Leopards in their first game of the weekend. The game against Lafayette was the final regular season match for the Raiders, before they would travel to Boston, Massachusetts to face …

The Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team closed out their season this past week with a tough battle against Bucknell. Although the two teams ended the first quarter of play with a tie, the Bucknell Bison fought until the final whistle to grab a win over the Raiders. The Bison needed this win to clinc…

The Men’s Lacrosse Team faced Lafayette on Saturday, April 20, the team’s senior day, and had an impressive win, defeating the Leopards 16-7 and ending the team’s six-game losing streak. The Raiders honored 11 seniors: Will Blumenberg, Ryan Caley, Sam Cleveland, Jack Donaghue, Matt Donovan, …

The Colgate Women’s Softball team took on Syracuse on Wednesday, April 17, in a one-game series, as well as Holy Cross in a three-game Patriot League Series on the weekend of April 20 and 21.

This past week, the Women’s Lacrosse Team took on both the Army Knights on Wednesday, April 17, and the Loyola Greyhounds on Saturday, April 20. Despite two tough Patriot League losses, the Raiders were able to clinch a spot in the Patriot League tournament.

On Friday, April 19, the Colgate Men’s Tennis team played its first round of the Patriot League Tournament at Lichtenberg Tennis Center in West Point, New York. Disappointingly, it proved to be the Raiders’ last chance to play this season.

On Saturday, April 13, the Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team traveled to Worcester, Massachusetts, to face the Holy Cross Crusaders. This highly anticipated matchup would determine Colgate’s post-season fate. Entering the competition, the Raiders had a 3-7 overall record, with a 1-4 record in conf…

The Colgate Women’s Softball team faced Cornell in a doubleheader on Tuesday, April 8, at Niemand-Robison Softball Field in Ithaca, NY. The Raiders ended the day with a split, which puts them at a 17-18 record on the season. Sophomore pitcher Bella Crow was a key player for the Raiders, pitc…

The Colgate’s Women’s Lacrosse team is on a roll. The Raiders scored 13 goals on the 13th day of April to seal their latest victory against American. As of Saturday’s game, they are on a three-game Patriot League win streak. The team relentlessly battled it out against the Eagles to earn a 1…

With the Patriot League Tournament on the horizon, the Colgate Men’s Tennis team closed their regular season with duels against Bucknell and Boston University. Both games took place at Drumlins Country Club in Syracuse, New York, the Bucknell duel on Friday, April 12 and the Boston Universit…

On Saturday, April 6, the Colgate Raiders faced the Navy Midshipmen on their home turf in Hamilton. Entering the game with a 3-6 record, 1-3 in conference, they hoped to improve their record with a win against their Patriot League foe.

Colgate Women’s Softball was on a roll this past weekend, April 6 and 7. The team had a three-game sweep against Army, marking its first season sweep against the Black Knights since 2015. Colgate Softball proved that they are a force to be reckoned with and made quite the name for themselves…

With the last weekend of regular season play before the Patriot League Tournament on April 25 through April 28, the Colgate Women’s Tennis team split their final weekend. The team suffered a close loss on Saturday, April 6 against Binghamton before bouncing back against Rochester on Sunday, …

The Women’s Lacrosse team advanced to 3-2 in the Patriot League after an impressive second-half run in a win over the Lehigh Mountain Hawks on Saturday, April 6. While Lehigh put up a tough battle in the first half, ending in a 3-3 tie, Colgate was able to dominate during the second half, en…

On Saturday, March 30, the Colgate women’s softball team played a doubleheader series against the SUNY Albany Great Danes. The team entered the week at 11-15, an improvement over last year’s record of 5-21 at the same time last season.

Colgate Men and Women’s tennis teams faced off against the Lafayette Leopards on March 30 at Drumlins Country Club in Syracuse, New York. Both Raider teams emerged victorious, with the men sweeping the Leopards 4-0 and the women fighting back for a 4-2 win.

The Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team took on the Loyola Greyhounds this past weekend on Saturday, March 30, to continue Patriot League play. After falling to the Greyhounds 21-7, the Raiders are tied with Holy Cross for the sixth rank in the league, with four league games left before tournament play.

The Women’s Lacrosse team ended the week with one tough loss against Boston University and a huge comeback win against another Patriot League rival, Bucknell.

Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team entered last week 3-3, after tallying a loss to Canisius on March 16. Only three days later, the Raiders took the field to avenge their loss against the Hobart Statesmen. The game, held on Tuesday, March 19 at Andy Kerr Stadium, was the 1,000th game in the program…

Colgate Men’s Basketball’s victory against Bucknell, which took place on Wednesday, March 13, was a historic one. The final score, 94-80, sent Colgate to its first NCAA tournament since 1996. The Raiders were set to face the University of Tennssee Volunteers in Columbus, Ohio. The March Madn…

The Colgate Women’s Lacrosse team had an excellent team win over Holy Cross on Saturday, March 23, defeating the Crusaders 13-10 to secure their first Patriot League win and snap a five-game losing streak. Colgate had a number of players contribute to this win. First-year midfielder Claudia …

Returning from spring break, Colgate softball opened Patriot League play with a two-day, three-game weekend series against the Bucknell Bison on March 23 and 24 in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. The Raiders dropped the first game 1-6 on Saturday, before a Sunday double-header. On Sunday, the Raide…

On Wednesday, March 13, the Colgate Men’s Basketball team clinched a berth in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1996. The win was just another milestone in a season filled with record-breaking performances. The win moved Colgate to 24-10 on the season, smashing last year’s record …

The Colgate Women’s Lacrosse team faced Wagner College on Sunday, March 3 and fell by just one goal at the end of the game, losing 12-11. The Raiders put up a good fight throughout the entire game and showed a strong team effort on the offensive and defensive ends.

On Saturday, March 2, the Colgate Men’s Lacrosse Team faced the Lehigh Mountain Hawks in their first home game of the season. Entering the game, they were 2-1, claiming impressive victories over Syracuse and Binghamton early in the season. The game was a competitive Patriot League matchup be…

On Wednesday, February 27, Colgate Men’s Basketball went for their seventh straight win as they played the Holy Cross Crusaders at home. The Raiders have been sizzling on the offensive and defensive end ever since sophomore guard Jordan Burns returned from his injury. Everything has seemed t…

With two final Eastern College Athletic Conference matchups over the weekend, the Colgate Raiders hopes for building momentum before the ECAC Tournament were first spoiled by the No. 13-ranked Clarkson Golden Knights and then again by the St. Lawrence Saints.

The Colgate Women’s Ice Hockey team faced off against Harvard University this past weekend, March 1 through 3, in Hamilton at the Class of 1965 Arena for the first round of the East Coast Athletic Conference playoffs. The No. 2 Raiders are looking to win their first ECAC title in program history.

On February 15 to 17, Colgate’s Men’s Club Squash team competed in the national championship in New Haven, Connecticut and won. I know what you are thinking: I love a good gourd. Well, it isn’t that kind of squash. Although both the vegetable and the sport exist all year round, the Hawthorn …

This weekend closed out the regular season for the Colgate Women’s Hockey team. Their travels to both Union College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute were met with success, leaving them with 2-0 for the weekend. This extension of their winning streak to five straight wins contributed to t…

The Colgate Men’s Basketball team notched two impressive victories this past week to push their win streak to six games and move into second place in the Patriot League.

The Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team faced No. 3 Maryland on Tuesday night, February 20 at College Park and fell 11-6. This loss, however, does not diminish the Raiders’ early successes this season under new Head Coach Matt Karweck. The No. 16 Raiders opened up the season with two incredible vict…

Tipping off against the American University Eagles on Saturday, February 16 in Washington D.C., the Colgate Raiders looked to extend their winning streak to four. The then 16-10 Raiders needed overtime to overcome the then 13-11 Eagles, but got it done with big games from sophomore guard Jor…

After an opening game that saw them take down top-ten ranked Syracuse, the Colgate Men’s Lacrosse team continued the hot start to their season at SUNY Binghamton. Last season, the Raiders made short work of the Bearcats, taking a 21-7 victory at home. This year, they hoped to maintain their …

The Colgate Women’s Ice Hockey team went to work this weekend for their last home games of the regular season on February 15 and 16. After a huge overtime win over the defending national champions, Clarkson University, last week, the Raiders were looking for another big weekend, and they got it.