Brown Athletic News

July 28, 2015
Leeming, Meeks Claim Silver at U23 World Championships
Hunter Leeming '15 (Sarasota, Fla.) and Finn Meeks '17 (Lake Forest, Ill.) of the Brown men's crew helped the United States earn the silver medal in the men’s heavyweight eight at the U23 World Rowing Championships on Sunday.

July 27, 2015
Football Featured Four Times On Ivy League Television Package
Ivy League football is poised to enjoy the most expansive national television coverage in its history with an all time-high 17 broadcasts across three networks throughout the 2015 season.

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Thank You from the Brown Sports Foundation
Behind your unrelenting support, the Brown Sports Foundation surpassed its goal and raised more than $3.6 million for annual use and $11 million in total funds for Brown Athletics!

July 23, 2015
French Participates in Futures League All-Star Game
Rising senior Austin French (Orange, Conn.) of the Brown baseball team was chosen to represent the East Team as the starting pitcher at the 2015 Futures League All-Star Game, played Tuesday at Fraser Field in Lynn, Massachusetts.

July 22, 2015
Alexander Bunkers Joins Women’s Crew Staff as Assistant Coach
Alexander Bunkers, a former standout and four-time IRA National Champion at the University of Washington, will join the Brown University women’s crew program as an assistant coach in 2015-16, head coach John Murphy and associate head coach Phoebe Murphy ’82 announced on Wednesday.

July 17, 2015
Men’s and Women’s Tennis Secure ITA All-Academic Honors
The Brown men and women’s tennis teams earned All-Academic accolades as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) on Thursday.

July 14, 2015
Women’s Basketball Unveils 2015-16 Schedule
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s basketball Head Coach Sarah Behn has released the team’s schedule for the 2015-16 season in an announcement made on Tuesday.

July 14, 2015
Shulman Tabbed Hamptons League All-Star
Rising senior Noah Shulman (Merrick, N.Y.) of the Brown baseball team was selected to play in the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game, the summer league announced on Monday.

July 20, 2015
Jim Pyrch Hired As Diving Coach At Brown
Head Coaches Chris Ip and Kate Kovenock have announced the hiring of Jim Pyrch as the diving coach of the men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs on Monday.

July 13, 2015
Baseball Announces Seven-Member Class of 2019
Brown baseball head coach Grant Achilles is pleased to announce the addition of seven incoming student-athletes set to join the roster for the 2016 season.

July 13, 2015
Carver-Milne Unveils Gymnastics Class of 2019
Brown University gymnastics will welcome five talented freshmen to a team which posted its highest RQS in program history this past year for the 2015-16 season as part of the Class of 2019, head coach Sara Carver-Milne announced on Tuesday.

July 10, 2015
Men’s Crew’s Leeming, Meeks Selected to U23 National Team
Hunter Leeming ’15 (Sarasota, Fla.) and Finn Meeks ’17 (Lake Forest, Ill.) of the Brown men’s crew were recently selected to the U23 National Team and will represent the United States in the heavyweight eight at the U23 World Championships July 22-26 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, announced by the United States Rowing Association.

July 9, 2015
100th Game Against Rhode Island Highlights 2015 Brown Football Schedule
Brown’s 137th season of intercollegiate football will feature the 100th game against the University of Rhode Island with the two Ocean State teams playing for the Governor’s Cup under the lights at Brown Stadium on October 3.

July 7, 2015
Brown Golfers Named WGCA All-American Scholars
The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced today with a total of 758 women’s collegiate golfers recognized with this prestigious honor, including four student-athletes from Brown.

July 7, 2015
Baseball’s Henry Named CCL All-Star
Rising junior Rob Henry (Cranston, R.I.) of the Brown baseball team was named to the California Collegiate League All-Star Team, announced by the league on Monday.

July 6, 2015
Women’s Water Polo Nets 11 ACWPC All-Academic Honorees
Brown University women’s water polo totaled 11 student-athletes who earned ACWPC All-Academic Awards while the Bears posted the nation’s sixth-highest team GPA, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced on Friday.

July 4, 2015
Women’s Crew Concludes Racing at Henley Royal Regatta 2015
Brown University women’s crew competed in a pair of semifinal races, falling to national team level crews in both match-ups, to conclude racing at the Henley Royal Regatta 2015 on The River Thames on Saturday.

July 3, 2015
Women’s Crew Tops Stanford, Upper Thames in Henley Quarters
Brown University women’s crew’s entries in the women’s open eight and women’s quad scull events won their quarterfinal races on Friday on The River Thames to advance to Saturday’s semifinals at the Henley Royal Regatta 2015.

July 2, 2015
Honorary Brown Football Captains To Participate In The 100th Governor’s Cup Game
Celebrating the 100th football game between Brown University and the University of Rhode Island, Brown alumni and fans will have the opportunity to nominate honorary team captains in the 100th Governor’s Cup football game between the Bears and Rams on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Brown Stadium.

July 2, 2015
Women’s Basketball Promotes Patch, Adds Binkhorst To Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s basketball Head Coach Sarah Behn has announced the promotion of Tyler Patch to assistant coach and the addition of Sara Binkhorst as a volunteer assistant coach on Thursday.