Brown University men’s crew raced two boats in the men’s championship eight event as the Bears wrapped up the second and final day of the prestigious Head of the Charles Regatta Sunday afternoon along the banks of the Charles River.
The Brown field hockey team closed out non-conference play for the 2017 campaign with a 2-1 setback against Colgate at Tyler’s Field on Sunday afternoon. The Raiders took a 2-0 lead in the first half and were able to hold on while the Bears’ second half effort pulled them within one.
Senior Tyler Kirchberg scored a game-high five goals, including the game-winning goal with 50 seconds to play, to lead No. 19 Brown University men’s water polo to a 9-8 win over Fresno Pacific University on Sunday morning at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
No. 19 Brown University men’s water polo defeated Loyola Marymount University in overtime, 11-9, and topped Santa Clara University, 12-11, on Saturday at West Valley College’s WVC Aquatic Center and Santa Clara’s Sullivan Aquatic Center respectively.
The Brown men’s tennis team concluded competition at the ITA Northeast Regionals hosted by Yale on Saturday. The tournament opened up play on Wednesday, Oct. 18 with qualifying rounds at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center.
The Brown women’s tennis team closed out play at the ITA Northeast Regionals hosted by Penn on Saturday. The tournament started on Wednesday, Oct. 18 with qualifying matches at the Hecht and Hamlin Tennis Centers.
With the Bears’ offense in hibernation for three quarters, Cornell built a 34-0 lead midway through the fourth quarter and cruised to a 34-7 Ivy League win over Brown Saturday afternoon at Schoellkopf Field.
Junior midfielder Celia Story netted a penalty kick in the 82nd minute, and junior goalkeeper Christine Etzel posted her third shutout in Ivy League play as Brown University women’s soccer blanked Cornell University, 1-0, on Saturday afternoon at Berman Field.
With the score tied 2-2, and time winding down in the third period, Natalie Fraser lifted No. 10 Robert Morris past the Brown women’s hockey, 3-2, with a diving shot and two seconds remaining in regulation at Meehan Auditorium on Saturday afternoon.
The Brown field hockey team used a second-half goal by sophomore Gina Openshaw (Annapolis, Md.) to tie the contest 1-1 and eventually force overtime in an Ivy League battle, but Cornell was able to score the the game-winner two minutes into the extra period to lift the Big Red to a 2-1 win at Dodson Field on Saturday afternoon.
Brown University women’s crew placed 22nd in the women’s club eight event while the Friends of Brown Women’s Crew finished fourth in the women’s alumnae eight event to open racing at the 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta on Saturday afternoon on the Charles River.
Senior Tommy Bush scored three goals, and sophomore Armen Deirmenjian netted the game-winning goal with 1:56 left to lift No. 19 Brown University men’s water polo to an 11-10 win over No. 18 California Baptist University on Friday afternoon at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
Junior Sabrina Stillwell tallied a match-high 14 kills, but Brown University volleyball fell to Yale University, the top team in the Ivy League standings, 3-1 (20-25, 25-23, 25-12, 25-11), on Friday night at the Pizzitola Sports Center.
The Brown women’s hockey team was defeated by No. 10 Robert Morris, 11-0, at Meehan Auditorium on Friday night to open the 2017-18 season. The Colonials had a balanced scoring attack as seven different players recorded goals.
The Brown field hockey team will travel to Cornell on Saturday, Oct. 21 for an Ivy League contest starting at 11:30 a.m. and will then compete at Colgate on Sunday, Oct. 22 for a 12:00 p.m. non-conference game.