One of the most interesting subplots of this excellent National Basketball Association season has been the race for the eighth seed in the Western Conference. The Denver Nuggets currently hold the eighth seed in the West.
■ Forward Jordan Cooper ’18 led the charge with 21 points in a close win over New York University.
■ Forward Maria Jackson ’17 recorded three blocks and three steals against Washington University.
■ Irie Gourde ’17 finished in third place in the 400-meter run this past weekend with a time of 49.70.
■ The men’s team started March off strong with an 8-1 victory over the Stevens Institute of Technology.
The men’s and women’s fencing teams put their talent on display with a plethora of top-place finishes
■ The Judges came home with the gold this past weekend as they placed first overall in their highly competitive meet.
■ Guard Robinson Vilmont ’17 stood out with a game-high 24 points against Carnegie Mellon University.
■ Irie Gourde ’17 recorded a stellar 15th-place finish in the 200-meter dash at the Valentine’s Invitational.
■ Both swimming teams were able to set new relay records at the UAA Championships in Chicago.
■ Forward Maria Jackson ’17 led the Judges with 17 points against Case Western Reserve University on Sunday.
The storyline that captured the National Basketball Association’s attention the entire offseason has continued into the halfway point of the season: the surprising departure of Kevin Durant from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors.
■ Forward Jordan Cooper ’18 notched the 1,000th point of his impressive career this past weekend.
■ Forward Maria Jackson ’17 impressed with 22 points and eight rebounds in a close win over Emory University.
■ Distance runner Emily Bryson ’19 dominated in the mile run to shatter the school record earlier in the week.
The women’s tennis team opened up its second half of the season with a narrow 4-3 win over Bryant University. The team played its first match since Oct.
In what will be called the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history, quarterback Tom Brady led the New England Patriots to an unforgettable victory over quarterback Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons.
■ The Judges combined to sport a respectable 7-5 record at the Eric Sollee Invitational this past weekend
■ Forward Latye Workman ’18 was the leader for the squad, scoring a team-high 14 points on the day.
■ Center Maria Jackson ’17 dominated with 15 points and 13 rebounds in a close loss against Emory University.
■ Cameron Braz ’17 was outstanding for the Judges as he won two gold medals against Clark University.