Zack Purdy

Zack Purdy started playing competitive ultimate in 2008 in high school. He joined the Claremont Braineaters in 2009, and became the President of the team in the Fall of 2010. After helping the Brains to win the DIII championships in 2011, he connected with No Look Scoober to write articles about Division III.

DIII Interviews 2012: Carleton College GOP

by May 16, 2012, 12:00am 0

Carleton Gods of Plastic come from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota (part of the North Central Region). And, yes, despite the feature photo for this page,  GoP is in fact…

DIII Nation: 2012 Open Seeding

by May 8, 2012, 8:20pm 0

So, in DI land everybody is suffering over seeding, but it isn’t even close to as hard as DIII. At least they have head-to-head games to take into account. Also,…

New England DIII Regionals 2012: Open Preview

by May 4, 2012, 11:24pm 0

With 14 of 16 teams qualified for the 2012 Open D-3 College Championships, the final two spots will be decided at this weekend’s New England Regionals at Amherst College. Favorites…

Conference Championships 2012: South Central DIII Preview

by April 20, 2012, 9:27pm 0

This weekend 9 D-III teams from the South Central region clash in Kansas City, MO. Like the Southwest, South Central sends one bid straight from Conference Championships to D-III Championships….

DIII Nation – University of Puget Sound

by April 17, 2012, 12:16am 0

The Puget Sound Postmen come from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington in the northwest region. After tying for 3rd in the UPA DIII Championships in 2010, they…

Conference Preview 2012: Southwest DIII

by April 13, 2012, 6:22pm 0

This weekend Claremont, Westmont, Occidental, Caltech and Chapman will meet in Claremont, California to do battle on the ultimate field. Because there are only 5 (fully-rostered) DIII teams in the…

DIII Nation – Catholic University

by April 12, 2012, 4:00am 0

Catholic Bad Habit is from Catholic University in Washington, DC in the Atlantic Coast Region.  Catholic is certainly an an up-and-coming DIII team. Last year they took 6th out of…

DIII Nation – North Park University

by April 11, 2012, 10:00am 0

The North Park Lost Boys come from North Park University located in Chicago, Illinois. They are DIII veterans, having competed in championships last year in Buffalo. There, they broke seed…

Skyd Power Rankings: College Open DIII (04/10/12) – End of Season

by April 9, 2012, 11:32pm 0

These rankings and the 2012 Skyd College Tour are brought to you by Spin Ultimate [spreadsheet 0AoHsej_RKFvMdGdENkRQMEdQWWw3SWlkS05iLVYwQ3c 600 200 ] Everyone in the list has committed DIII. Hooray! First, some general…

DIII Nation – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

by April 3, 2012, 9:25pm 0

First, I apologize, I will not be adding a recap like I said I would in the Kenyon feature. It was going to be a bit too much work, and…