Brown Athletic News

May 25, 2016
Brown University Football Class of 2020
Brown football coach Phil Estes has released the Brown Football Class of 2020, featuring 30 incoming student-athletes from 12 states and one foreign country. This talented group on newcomers reflect the values of the Brown football program and will matriculate at Brown in the fall of 2016 and look to have an immediate impact on the Brown team.

May 25, 2016
Women’s Rugby’s Rhee Receives Fulbright Scholarship
Brown women’s rugby senior Claire Rhee (East Brunswick, N.J.) was recently selected as one of 27 Brown students awarded the Fulbright Scholarship. The program enables students to conduct research, study, or teach in over 140 countries.

May 23, 2016
No. 4 Women’s Crew Ready for 20th Straight Appearance at NCAA Championships
Brown University women’s crew will make its 20th straight appearance in the NCAA Championships and will aim for its eighth national title when the Bears compete in the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Championships at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center in Gold River, Calif., from May 27-29.

May 23, 2016
Brown Athletics Honors 2016 Award Winners at Eighth Annual Senior Celebration
Brown University athletics held its Eighth Annual Senior Celebration and Awards Luncheon at the Providence Biltmore on Monday, May 23, 2016. Over 275 student-athletes, coaches, staff and distinguished guests attended the event to celebrate another year of success in competition, in the classroom and in the community. President Christina Paxson and Director of Athletics Jack Hayes each took the opportunity to address the room and acknowledge the accomplishments and contributions of the Class of 2016.

May 21, 2016
HIGHLIGHTS: Brown Men's Lacrosse Tops Navy, 11-10, in NCAA Quarterfinals
No. 5 seed Brown University men's lacrosse beat Navy, 11-10, in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship to punch its ticket to the final four for the second time ever and for the first time since 1994.

May 21, 2016
No. 5 Seed Brown Men’s Lacrosse Tops Navy, 11-10, Heads to First NCAA Final Four since 1994
Senior Kylor Bellistri (Potomac,Md.) recorded six points on four goals and two assists, and No. 5 seed Brown University men’s lacrosse beat Navy, 11-10, in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship to punch its ticket to the final four for the second time ever and for the first time since 1994.

May 20, 2016
Track & Field Earns 10 Bids to NCAA East Preliminary
The Brown men's and women's track & field teams had 10 student-athletes qualify for the NCAA East Preliminary Championship round, announced by the NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Track & Field Selection Committee.

May 19, 2016
Men’s Swimming & Diving’s Gourley the Recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship
Brown men’s swimming & diving senior diver Sazzy Gourley (Charlotte, N.C.) has been selected as one of 27 Brown students awarded the Fulbright Scholarship. The program enables students to conduct research, study, or teach in over 140 countries.

May 19, 2016
#4 Brown Lacrosse Hosts Navy In NCAA Quarterfinals At Brown Stadium
Brown will be making its first appearance in the NCAA Quarterfinals since 1995 on Saturday, May 21, facing Navy in the second game of an NCAA doubleheader at Brown Stadium. The fourth-ranked Bears and Midshipmen will face-off at 2:30 pm, following the Maryland vs. Syracuse game at 12 noon.

May 19, 2016
Baseball Lands Four All-Ivy Selections, Bosnic, Huntley Named First Team
Junior Josh Huntley and sophomore Dante Bosnic of the Brown baseball team were named First Team All-Ivy, while senior Jake Levine and junior Christian Taugner earned second team honors, announced Thursday in a vote by the league’s eight head coaches.

May 19, 2016
Softball Garners Four All-Ivy Selections, Park Earns All-Region
Brown University softball sophomore Yeram Park has earned First Team All-Ivy and Second Team All-Region, juniors Christina Andrews and Sarah Syrop have gained Second Team All-Ivy, and senior Janet Leung has garnered Honorable Mention All-Ivy, the Ivy League and NFCA announced on Thursday.

May 18, 2016
Women’s Crew’s First Varsity Eight Gains Second Team All-Ivy
All nine members of Brown University women’s crew’s first varsity eight have earned Second Team All-Ivy honors for their performance at the 2016 Ivy League Women’s Rowing Championship, the Ivy League conference office announced on Tuesday.

May 17, 2016
Brown Women’s Crew Earns 20th Straight Bid to NCAA Championships
Brown University women’s crew has earned an at-large bid into the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Championships set for the Sacramento State Aquatic Center in Gold River, Calif., from May 27-29, the NCAA announced on Tuesday.

May 16, 2016
Men’s Crew 1V8, Women’s Crew 2V8 Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
Men’s crew’s first varsity eight and women’s crew’s second varsity eight have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of May 9-15, Brown announced on Monday.

May 16, 2016
Gymnastics Celebrates Ivy Record Score, Award Winners at Team Banquet
Brown University gymnastics celebrated its Ivy and program record team score of 195.175, its 22 wins – the most under 14th-year head coach Sara Carver-Milne – its award winners, and seniors at the team’s annual year-end awards banquet on Saturday night.

May 15, 2016
DYLAN MOLLOY NAMED TEWAARATON AWARD FINALIST
The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the men’s and women’s finalists for the 2016 Tewaaraton Award, presented by Under Armour. Brown junior attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) is among the five men selected as finalists and will be invited to Washington, D.C., for the 16th annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony on June 2.

May 16, 2016
Track & Field Competes at ECAC/IC4A Championships, New Balance Twilight Meet
The Brown men's and women's track and field teams posted several impressive performances over the weekend as the Bears competed at the IC4A/ECAC Championships at Princeton and the New Balance Boston Twilight meet at Bentley College.

May 15, 2016
Men’s Crew Finishes Third in Team Points at Sprints, Varsity and 3V Earn Bronze Medals
Brown men's crew earned a pair of bronze medals, including a thrilling comeback in the varsity eight grand final, as the Bears claimed third place at EARC Eastern Sprints Sunday on Lake Quinsigamond.

May 15, 2016
No. 1 Women’s Crew Wins Team Trophy, Second Varsity Eight at Ivy Championship
No. 1 Brown University women’s crew won the team point trophy for the third straight year and captured the second varsity eight for the fourth consecutive season at the 2016 Ivy League Women’s Rowing Championship on Sunday morning at Lake Carnegie.

May 14, 2016
No. 5 Seed Brown Men’s Lacrosse Beats Johns Hopkins, 17-8, Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals
Junior All-American attackman Dylan Molloy tallied eight points, senior attackman Henry Blynn scored four goals, and No. 5 seed Brown University men’s lacrosse beat Johns Hopkins University, 17-8, in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Championship on Saturday evening at Stevenson-Pincince Field.