Brown Athletic News

August 26, 2016
Women’s Soccer Opens 2016 Season on Sunday vs. Rhode Island
Brown University women’s soccer returns to Stevenson-Pincince Field for its 2016 season and home opener vs. Ocean State rival the University of Rhode Island on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.

August 25, 2016
Feature: Women's Soccer Previews 2016 Season, Home Opener
Brown University women's soccer first-year head coach Kia McNeill and senior captain Carly Gould (Hampton Falls, N.H.) discuss the upcoming 2016 season and the home opener vs. Rhode Island on Sunday, Aug. 28 at 1 p.m. All home games and Ivy League road games are broadcast live on ILDN.TV.

August 24, 2016
Can’t Make It To The Game? Watch LIVE on ILDN.TV
Brown alumni, parents, siblings, students, friends and fans can connect with their favorite Brown Athletic team through the Ivy League Digital Network, a nine-channel digital network that enables the Brown community to follow their team with live video in-game coverage, highlights, and feature content.

August 24, 2016
Women’s Rugby Head Coach Kathy Flores to Receive “Women of Achievement” Award from YWCA
Brown women’s rugby head coach Kathy Flores will be one of 13 “Women of Achievement” honorees to be recognized by the YWCA Rhode Island at the organizations 12th annual awards luncheon on Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Kirkbrae Country Club in Lincoln, R.I.

August 23, 2016
Brown Prepares For 139th Season Of Intercollegiate Football With Opening Of Preseason Practice
Brown head football coach Phil Estes will welcome a group of over 100 student-athletes to the opening of preseason camp this week as the Bears prepare for their 139th season of intercollegiate football on College Hill. The Bears will challenge for the Ivy League title with the return of 15 starters (8 offense, 7 defense), including all six All-Ivy performers from a year ago.

August 22, 2016
Gymnastics Announces Five-Member Class of 2020
Brown University gymnastics will welcome five student-athletes to the program for the 2016-17 season as part of the Class of 2020, joining a group which set an Ivy record for team score last season, head coach Sara Carver-Milne announced on Monday.

August 19, 2016
Brown Men's & Women's Basketball, Men's Hockey Season Tickets On Sale

August 16, 2016
Rio Update: Gold for Gobbo ’13, Final Race for Chafee ’14 Cap Brown’s Stay at #Rio2016
Brown University alumna Tessa Gobbo ’13 won a gold medal with U.S. Rowing’s women’s eight, and Louisa Chafee ’14 finished in eighth place in the Nacra 17 event for U.S. Sailing to cap the Bears’ stay at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

August 16, 2016
Women’s Rugby Releases 2016 Fall Schedule
Brown women’s rugby head coach Kathy Flores announced the team’s 2016 15’s schedule on Tuesday. The Bears, in their third varsity season, will host three home contests at Marvel Field and compete in three away matches in the regular season.

August 15, 2016
Ivy League Announces Its 2016 Television Schedule
Ivy League football is set to experience its most expansive national television coverage ever with 21 live broadcasts on NBCSN, CNBC, ONE World Sports, American Sports Network and FOX College Sports. The 21-game package across the five different networks, both all-time highs, features all eight schools over the conference's 10-week season. The League's previous high in national television broadcasts was last season with 17 national games across three different networks.

August 15, 2016
Brown Men's & Women's Soccer Tickets On Sale!
Brown Men's and Women's Soccer single game tickets are on sale now! Tickets to cheer on the Bears this season at Stevenson-Pincince Field...

August 13, 2016
Women’s Crew Alumna Gobbo ’13 Wins Gold at #Rio2016 with U.S. Women’s Eight
Brown University women’s crew NCAA champion and three-time All-American Tessa Gobbo ’13 has won an Olympic gold medal in women’s rowing with the U.S. women’s eight at the Rio Olympics, becoming Brown’s first American gold medalist at the Summer Olympics since 1932.

August 12, 2016
Rio Update: Debut in Sailing for Chafee ’14; Gold for USA Judo, Coach Pedro ’94
Louisa Chafee ’14 made her Olympic debut in sailing in the Nacra 17 event, and USA Judo head coach Jimmy Pedro ’94 mentored Kayla Harrison to her second gold medal to highlight Brown’s contingent in Rio as the games head into their second weekend of competition.

August 11, 2016
Wrestling Announces 2016-17 Schedule on #Rhode2STL
Brown University wrestling sets its sights on the EIWA and NCAA Championships in March with a competitive 2016-17 schedule as the Bears will compete in dual meets and tournaments throughout the Northeast and host seven home matches, including the third annual Beauty and the Beast meet, head coach Todd Beckerman announced on Thursday.

August 11, 2016
Men’s and Women's Water Polo’s Mercado Reelected as ACWPC President
Brown University men’s and women’s water polo head coach Felix Mercado has earned reelection as the President of the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches, the ACWPC announced on Wednesday.

August 9, 2016
Rio Update: Racing from Gobbo ’13, Weiss ’15 Highlights Brown’s Start at #Rio2016
Tessa Gobbo ’13 and the U.S. women’s eight won its heat in rowing to advance directly to Saturday’s final, Anders Weiss ’15 reached the semifinals in the men’s pair, and USA Judo and head coach Jimmy Pedro ’94 picked up a silver medal to highlight the opening days of the Rio Olympics for Brown’s athletes and head coaches at the games.

August 9, 2016
Women’s Basketball Promotes Binkhorst, Tabs Pearson as Assistant Coach
Brown University women’s basketball has promoted Sara Binkhorst to a full-time assistant coach position and tabbed former Providence College captain Danielle Pearson as the program’s volunteer assistant coach, head coach Sarah Behn announced on Tuesday.

August 3, 2016
Women’s Soccer Assistant DeRose Selected for NSCAA 30 Under 30 Program
Brown University women’s soccer assistant coach Raleigh DeRose has earned a spot in the NSCAA 30 Under 30 program’s class of 2016-17, the National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced.

August 2, 2016
WOMEN’S COLLEGIATE GOLF ALL-AMERICAN SCHOLARS ANNOUNCED FOR 2015-2016
The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced with a total of 828 women’s collegiate golfers nationwide recognized with this prestigious honor. Brown’s Rosanna Lederhausen ‘17 (Hinsdale, IL) and Lauren Flynn ‘16 (Milton, MA) were among those student-athletes honored.

August 1, 2016
Brown Set to Support Four Athletes, Two Coaches at Rio Olympics
Brown University athletics will have six individuals to support at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics as four Bears will compete as athletes while two Brown alumni will serve as head coaches as the games get underway with the opening ceremony on Friday, Aug. 5.