February 13, 2016
Ithaca, NY

Sports

CATIE IHRIG/THE ITHACAN

Shooting for Greatness: Freshman guard excels in first season

Freshman guard Peter Ezema has provided a boost to the rebounding-side of the basketball as well as a very different background than the average student-athlete to the men’s basketball team.

Seven swimmers transition from traveling world to competing

After returning to campus from studying abroad during the fall semester, seven members of the swimming and diving team had to adjust to swimming competitively for the Bombers.

Bombers ski racing team hits slopes in collegiate competition

The ski racing team have accumulated successful showings thus far in their twelfth season as a club.

Crew teams row for Habitat for Humanity in annual fundraiser

The crew team held their annual fundraiser Row for Humanity Feb. 5 and raised about $20,000. Twenty-five percent of the funds will go towards Habitat for Humanity.

Junior pole vaulter leaps into the Bombers’ record books

Junior pole vaulter Katherine Pitman has broken the Ithaca College pole vaulting record twice this season along the way to her No. 2 national ranking in the event.

Head football coach honored by multiple national organizations

This past month, Mike Welch was named an honorary member of the American Football Coaches Association and received the 2016 Outstanding Contribution to Amateur Football award by the National Football Foundation and the College Football Hall of Fame.

Men’s basketball holds on against Highlanders 98–93

The men’s basketball squad elevated their record to 12–10 on the season after staving off the Highlanders by the score of 98–93.

Women’s basketball defeats Empire 8 foe Houghton College

The women’s basketball team defeated Houghton College 72–42 Feb. 12.

Women’s basketball loses to Stevens Institute of Technology

The women’s basketball lost their third straight game Feb. 9.

Men’s basketball endures third straight loss to Stevens

The men’s basketball team lost to Stevens Institute of Technology 89–87 Feb. 9.