Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Meet the Huskies: Tiia Kand

Posted on November 12, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown, Free Press Sports editor Tiia (pronounced Tie-ah) Kand is a year-round athlete here at USM. She participates in cross country, indoor and outdoor track for the Huskies. Out of the running shoes, Tiia is a junior international business major who’s originally from Abbot, Maine, a small town in central Maine about two […]

Women’s Tennis Review

Posted on November 12, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By River Plouffe Vogel, Free Press Staff Gorham—The University of Southern Maine’s women’s tennis team had their second home match of the year last Tuesday, Sept.19, against fellow LEC team Plymouth State. The lady Huskies are currently 0-4 on the season and coming off a tough non-conference loss. Although they were not able to secure […]

Colby Upsets Southern Maine 7-1

Posted on November 03, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By River Plouffe Vogel, Free Press staff Gorham,ME —USM’s women’s soccer team hosted Colby College in a tough non-conference loss on Tuesday. The lady Huskies fell to 3-6 on the season. The game came on the heels of a bad loss to Keene State, who moved to 2-0 in LEC play. Despite a hard fought […]

Just Breathe: Meet Jennie Foley

Posted on November 03, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown, Free Press Sports editor Homework is piling up, your agenda becomes fuller and fuller, you haven’t had a peaceful night of sleep in who knows how long. Forget getting to the gym after prepping for the three exams you have this week and physically exhausting yourself. Have you ever thought to take […]

Meet the Huskies: Travis Grant

Posted on October 22, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown, Free Press Sports editor Gorham native Travis Grant chose USM for a number of reasons: “It made the most sense economically and it allowed me to continue playing soccer with a lot of friends all while being close to home.” Travis has played soccer for the Huskies since he came to University […]

Illuminating the Woman’s Rock Climber Perspective

Posted on October 22, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Katie L. Malia, Free Press staff First off, there is indoor rock climbing and there is outdoor rock climbing, and this will focus on indoor rock climbing. One element that makes a rock gym different from other gyms is the mental aspect.  It’s not just a workout, it’s a puzzle you have to figure […]