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Bowdoin College’s curling team is growing fast

Curling isn’t a sport you hear much about in the U.S. outside of the Olympics, but Bowdoin College’s curling team has seen huge growth over the past four years. The team started in 2010. Four years ago, there were just … Continue reading

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Bowdoin Orient: Five from curling team will travel to Nationals

By Artur Kalandarov Staff Writer March 2, 2018 Five members of the Bowdoin curling team will travel to compete at the 2018 College National Curling Championship in Eau Claire, Wisconsin next week. Having ended the season ranked fourth in the nation, … Continue reading

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Bowdoin’s Curling Team—Its Largest Ever—Plays Nice

January 26, 2018 by Rebecca Goldfine Curling is sometimes referred to as “chess on ice,” according to Cole Hamel ’18, who is co-captain of the Bowdoin Curling team. While the winter sport might look deceptively simple — players take turns … Continue reading

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College curling teams chase national points in Falmouth

FALMOUTH – You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to appreciate curling. But maybe it helps. Greg Dooley is looking to compete in the USA Curling College Championships for the fourth straight year – while earning a Ph.D in … Continue reading

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Curling excited for nationals in Minnesota after strong season

The curling team will travel to Chaska, MN this March to compete at the USA Curling College Championships for the first time since the team won the Division IV title in 2011. While only in the program’s sixth year, the … Continue reading

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Seven schools battle in Maine College Curling Crash ‘Spiel

BELFAST, Maine — The sixth annual Maine College Curling Crash ‘Spiel took place at the Belfast Curling Club over the weekend and featured 24 hours of intense curling competition among the seven colleges/universities that attended. Teams from the University of … Continue reading

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Video: Bowdoin Curling Team Wins Silver in Championship ‘Bonspiel’

Bowdoin College’s curling team is brushing brooms and throwing stones on its way to regional and national prominence. This season the team won the Maine State Championships and came in second in its division at the regional games, losing to … Continue reading

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Curling prepares for home bonspiel

After winning a national championship in its first season last year, Bowdoin’s club curling team is looking to repeat its early success. More than halfway done with its season, which ends in April, the team has its sole home competition … Continue reading

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Bowdoin’s New Curling Team Wins National Championship

Bowdoin’s curling team, which came together only months ago, clinched the national title for its division Sunday, March 13, at the 2011 National College Curling Championships in Chicago. An injury left the team a member short. “With only one person … Continue reading

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Bowdoin’s State Champion Curling Team Brushes Up for Nationals

March 8, 2011 Having swept up not only the state championship, but a third-place finish in the Boston Collegiate Tournament as well, Bowdoin’s new curling team will be among 32 teams competing in the National College Curling Championships March 11-13in Chicago. Team founder … Continue reading

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