Brown Athletic News

October 30, 2014
Second Annual Bruno's Halloween Spooktacular
Brown Athletics will be celebrating Halloween again this year with the second annual Bruno’s Halloween Spooktacular! There will be ticket and apparel giveaways all day on Friday, October 31...

October 30, 2014
Men’s Hockey to Open Season at Army Friday
The Brown men’s hockey team opens up the 2014-15 season on Friday, Oct. 31 when the Bears take a trip down to West Point to take on Army at 7 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at www.brownbears.com.

October 30, 2014
Women’s Hockey Hosts Clarkson, St. Lawrence in First ECAC Weekend
Brown University women’s ice hockey begins ECAC Hockey play this weekend as the Bears host a pair of conference foes in No. 9 Clarkson University on Friday at 7 p.m. and St. Lawrence University on Saturday at 3 p.m. inside Meehan Auditorium.

October 29, 2014
No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Beats Conn. College on Senior Night, 17-7
No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo placed 12 different student-athletes in the scoring column as the hosts beat Connecticut College, 17-7, on Senior Night at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Wednesday.

October 29, 2014
Brown Travels To Philadelphia For Ivy Match-Up With Penn
Brown heads to Franklin Field for the 83rd meeting with Penn on Saturday, November 1. Brown evened its record at 3-3 overall, 1-2 in the Ivy League, with a 42-16 win over Cornell last week at Brown Stadium for its seventh straight win over the Big Red. Bears' head coach Phil Estes is 8-8 lifetime against Penn coach Al Bagnoli, who is retiring at the end of the season. Kick-off is scheduled for 1pm.

October 28, 2014
Cross Leads Men’s Soccer Past UNH, 1-0, in Overtime
Junior Will Cross (Nashville, Tenn.) knocked in a header 53 seconds into overtime to lift the Brown men’s soccer team over New Hampshire, 1-0, in a non-conference matchup Tuesday evening at Stevenson Field.

October 28, 2014
Men's Soccer Defeats UNH in OT, 1-0
Junior forward Will Cross gave the Bears the decisive goal on a header just 56 seconds into overtime on Tuesday night at Stevenson Field as Brown defeated UNH, 1-0.

October 28, 2014
2014-15 Men's Hockey Preview: Defense/Goal
The Brown defense will return five lettermen and add three newcomers, while sophomore Tyler Steel leads a trio of young goaltenders.

October 28, 2014
Brown Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on November 8
The Brown University Athletics Hall of Fame will induct 11 new members and one team at its 40th Induction Dinner on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Rhode Island Convention Center. The inductees into the Hall of Fame are Earl Hunt ’03 (Basketball), Katie McDowell ’99 (Sailing), Jeffrey Nord ’99 (Track & Field), Joe Karcutskie ’98 (Football), Gregory G. Parker ‘97 (Football), Mia Dammen Mihopoulos ’95 (Soccer), Eileen Rocchio ’93 (Gymnastics), Andy Towers ’93 (Lacrosse), Tom Towers ’88 (Lacrosse), Vern Alden ’45 (Paul L. Maddock ’33 Award), Linton A. “Jay” Fluck III ’65 (Special) and the 1994 Men’s Crew.

October 27, 2014
Reiley Higgins '15 Named Ivy League Special Teams Player of the Week
Brown senior wide receiver Reiley Higgins (Coto de Caza, CA) was named the Ivy League’s Special Teams Player of the Week after scoring two touchdowns in Brown’s 42-16 win over Cornell, including one of the rarest plays in football, a touchdown return of an onside kick.

October 28, 2014
Bill Reynolds: Brown's Kuakumensah took lessons to heart
A website tells you that Cedric Kuakumensah is a 6-foot-9, 245-pound junior. It tells you that he went to St. Andrew’s in Barrington. It tells you that he is one of the co-captains of the Brown basketball team. It tells you that he was the Ivy League’s defensive player of the year. It tells you a lot of things about Cedric Kuakumensah. But it doesn’t tell you his story, doesn’t tell you about his incredible journey from Africa to this Ivy League school that’s the seventh-oldest in the country.

October 28, 2014
Women’s Basketball Picked Eighth in Ivy League Preseason Poll
PRINCETON, N.J. – The Brown women’s basketball team finished eighth in the 2014-15 Ivy League Preseason Media Poll in an announcement made by the league on Tuesday.

October 27, 2014
2014-15 Men's Hockey Preview: Forwards
Brown hockey will have no shortage of weapons up front this season, led by a strong group of veteran leaders to go along with several talented newcomers.

October 27, 2014
Tickets for 2015 NCAA East Regional on Sale Oct. 28
Tickets for the 2015 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey East Regional at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, R.I., hosted by Brown University on Saturday and Sunday, March 28-29, will go on sale Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 10:00 a.m.

October 26, 2014
Waldman, Gould Lead Women's Soccer Over Cornell, 2-0
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – First half goals from Mikela Waldman and Carly Gould propelled the Brown women’s soccer team to a 2-0 blanking of Cornell on Sunday at Stevenson Field.

October 26, 2014
Brown Women's Soccer Defeats Cornell, 2-0
Brown Women's Soccer downed Cornell on a windy Sunday afternoon at Stevenson, scoring two first half goals and holding on to earn their first Ivy victory.

October 26, 2014
Women's Rugby Scores 46-12 Triumph Over Navy
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Facing a tough Navy squad, the Brown women’s rugby team put forth another impressive effort en route to a 46-12 win over the Mids on Saturday at Marvel Field.

October 26, 2014
No. 14 Men’s Water Polo Wins Twice on Final Day at “The Rodeo”
No. 14 Brown University men’s water polo topped Fresno Pacific University, 12-7, and bested No. 13 Air Force, 18-13, at the third and final day of the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational at the Sullivan Aquatic Center on Sunday.

October 26, 2014
Women’s Crew Wins Varsity Eight Race at Princeton Chase
Brown University women’s crew won the Women’s Varsity Eight race at the Princeton Chase on Lake Carnegie on Sunday morning with a time of 14:25.321, edging second-place Virginia by 1.144 seconds.

October 25, 2014
Brown’s Passing Game Overwhelms Cornell, 42-16
Senior quarterback Marcus Fuller (Ashland, OH) threw for 306 yards and completed four touchdown passes to four different wide receivers to lead Brown to a 42-16 Ivy League win over Cornell Saturday afternoon at Brown Stadium. With the win, Brown evened its record at 3-3 overall and grabbed its first Ivy League win of the season (1-2), while Cornell fell to 0-6 overall, 0-3 in Ivy play.