Brown Athletic News

  • Women’s Hoops’ Steeves Returns to Shanghai, Begins Final Stop in Beijing
    June 28, 2017
    Brown University women’s basketball rising junior Erika Steeves is taking a 23-day trip from June 13 to July 5 throughout China where she will explore the market for amateur and professional basketball in China through a Brown Royce Sport and Society Fellowship. Steeves is making stops in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Jinan, and Beijing and will chronicle her adventures through her blog, Creating a Market for Sport in China. BrownBears.com will feature excerpts from her blog throughout her journey.
  • Men’s Crew Set for Henley Royal Regatta
    June 27, 2017
    After reaching the grand finals at the 2017 IRA National Championship, Brown University men’s crew is set to compete at the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta, held June 28 to July 2 on the River Thames in Henley-on-Thames, England.
  • Steven Spieth '17 To Play For Dallas Mavericks Summer League Team in Las Vegas
    June 23, 2017
    Brown forward Steven Spieth ’17 (Dallas, TX) has reached an agreement to play for the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA Summer League. The Mavericks will compete in the Las Vegas Summer League, July 7-17.
  • 2017 Spring Academic All-Ivy Selections Announced
    June 22, 2017
    Brown University had 10 student-athletes garner Spring Academic All-Ivy accolades in an announcement made by the Ivy League on Tuesday. The five men and five women were key contributors to their respective winter teams with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
  • Women’s Basketball’s Steeves Continues Chinese Trip at NBA Camp in Hangzhou
    June 22, 2017
    Brown University women’s basketball rising junior Erika Steeves is taking a 23-day trip from June 13 to July 5 throughout China where she will explore the market for amateur and professional basketball in China through a Brown Royce Sport and Society Fellowship. Steeves is making stops in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Jinan, and Beijing and will chronicle her adventures through her blog, Creating a Market for Sport in China. BrownBears.com will feature excerpts from her blog throughout her journey.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving Records Nation's Top GPA, Garners CSCAA Individual All-American Accolades
    June 21, 2017
    The Brown women’s swimming & diving team recorded the nation’s top cumulative grade point average and had three student-athletes earn CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American accolades in an announcement made by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. The program earned Scholar All-America honors after posting 3.77 cumulative GPA, the nation’s best GPA during the spring semester, far surpassing second place Northern Iowa (3.71) and South Carolina (3.71). To be selected as a CSCAA Scholar All-America Team, programs must have achieved a grade point average of 3.00 or higher over the spring semester.
  • Men’s Swimming & Diving Records Third-Best Team GPA, Posts Individual CSAA Scholar All-American Honors
    June 21, 2017
    The Brown men’s swimming & diving team recorded the nation’s third-best cumulative grade point average and had four student-athletes earn CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American accolades in an announcement made by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. Seniors Daniel Klotz (Berlin, Conn.) and Connor Lohman (Prospect, Ky.), sophomore William Steele (Katy Texas) and freshman Coley Sullivan (Louisville, Ky.) took home the individual honors for achieving a GPA of 3.50 or higher and recording a "B" time standard.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving’s Rosenberg to Compete at the 20th World Maccabiah Games
    June 21, 2017
    Brown women’s swimming & diving rising junior Charlotte Rosenberg (Chicago, Ill.) will compete at the 20th World Maccabiah Games in July as a member of USA’s Open Swimming Team.
  • Women’s Water Polo Collects 14 Academic Honorees from ACWPC, CWPA
    June 17, 2017
    Brown University women’s water polo totaled 14 ACWPC All-Academic honorees and 14 CWPA Varsity Scholar-Athlete selections, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches and Collegiate Water Polo Association announced on Friday.
  • Men’s Hockey Announces Eight-Member Class of 2021
    June 16, 2017
    Brown men’s hockey head coach Brendan Whittet is pleased to announce the addition of eight incoming student-athletes who are set to join the roster for the 2017-18 season.
  • Women’s Basketball’s Steeves Begins Chinese Trip in Shanghai
    June 16, 2017
    Brown University women’s basketball rising junior Erika Steeves is taking a 23-day trip from June 13 to July 5 throughout China where she will explore the market for amateur and professional basketball in China through a Brown Royce Sport and Society Fellowship. Steeves is making stops in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Jinan, and Beijing and will chronicle her adventures through her blog, Creating a Market for Sport in China. BrownBears.com will feature excerpts from her blog throughout her journey.
  • Women’s Basketball Promotes Kirpas to Assistant Coach Position
    June 16, 2017
    Brown University women’s basketball has promoted Jeffrey Kirpas – the team’s operations coordinator during the 2016-17 season – to an assistant coach position, Brown head coach Sarah Behn announced on Friday.
  • Brown Athletics Boasts Near Record Six Academic All-Americans In 2016-17
    Brown student-athletes excelled on the field and in the classroom in near record numbers with six being named CoSIDA Academic All-Americans in 2016-17. The six student-athletes recognized represent the second highest number of Academic All-Americans selected in Brown history.
  • Baseball’s Taugner, Henry Selected on Final Day of MLB Draft
    June 14, 2017
    Senior right-handed pitcher Christian Taugner and senior outfielder Rob Henry of the Brown University baseball team were both selected by the Milwaukee Brewers on the third day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.
  • Wrestling Adds Matt Meuleners to Staff as Assistant Coach
    June 14, 2017
    Brown University wrestling has added Matt Meuleners as an assistant coach, Brown head coach Todd Beckerman announced on Wednesday as the two-time NCAA Division II national champion joins the Bears from the University of Nebraska where he served as an assistant coach for the past four seasons.
  • Women’s Crew’s Madden, Mundelius Garner CRCA All-America Honors
    June 13, 2017
    Brown University women’s crew juniors Cicely Madden and Jennifer Mundelius have earned CRCA First Team All-America and CRCA Second Team All-America honors respectively, the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association announced on Thursday night.
  • Field Hockey Announces 2017 Schedule
    June 13, 2017
    Brown field hockey head coach Jill Reeve revealed the Bears’ 17-game schedule for the 2017 season in an announcement made on Tuesday. With seven freshmen set to join the squad in the fall, the Bears will host eight home contests at Goldberger Family Field, opening the season with local foe Bryant on Friday, Sept. 1 on home turf.
  • Incoming Freshman Carson Atherley Named Gatorade Maine Player of the Year
    June 13, 2017
    Carson Atherley, an incoming freshman on the Brown University men’s soccer team, was recently named the 2016-17 Gatorade Maine Boys Soccer Player of the Year.
  • Kemp, Molloy and Tulett Named USILA/Nike Scholar All-Americans
    June 13, 2017
    The United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association released its 2017 Division I, II and III USILA/Nike Scholar All-Americans, with Brown seniors Larken Kemp (Greenwich, CT), Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) and Alec Tulett (Toronto, Ontario) being selected for the prestigious honor.
  • Women’s Hoops’ Steeves Set for Summer Fellowship in China
    June 12, 2017
    Brown University women’s basketball rising junior Erika Steeves is set for a 23-day trip throughout China where she will explore the market for amateur and professional basketball in China through a Brown Royce Sport and Society Fellowship.