Brown Athletic News

April 30, 2016
Women’s Rugby Defeats Harvard, 36-0, for Third-Place Finish at Varsity 7’s
The Brown women’s rugby team placed third in the inaugural Varsity 7’s Championship at Army on Saturday by blanking Harvard 36-0.

May 1, 2016
Women’s Water Polo Beats George Washington to Close CWPA Championship
Six different Bears scored one goal each, and Brown allowed just one goal in the second half as No. 7 seed Brown University women’s water polo beat No. 8 seed George Washington, 6-4, in the seventh-place game of the CWPA Championship at Harvard’s Blodgett Pool on Sunday morning.

April 30, 2016
#2 Brown Sets School Victory Mark With 19-11 Win Over Virginia
Second-ranked Brown exploded for seven unanswered third quarter goals to break open a close game at the half and cruise to a 19-11 win over Virginia (7-8) in the ACC Showcase Tournament at Fifth Third Bank Stadium. Senior attackman Kylor Bellistri (Potomac, MD) paced the Bears with five goals to help Brown set a school record for wins in a season, now with a 14-1 overall record.

April 30, 2016
Baseball Closes Season with Twinbill Sweep at Yale
The Brown baseball team posted 30 combined hits as the Bears swept past Yale, 4-3 and 10-3, to claim the four-game series in Saturday's season finale at Yale Field.

May 1, 2016
Men’s Crew Falls at Princeton in Race for Content Cup
Princeton captured all four races against Brown men’s crew, including the varsity eight to retain the Content Cup, in Ivy League action and the regular season finale Saturday morning on Carnegie Lake.

April 30, 2016
No. 2 Women’s Crew Takes All Three NCAA Events vs. No. 7 Yale
No. 2 Brown University women’s crew won all three NCAA events – the A varsity four, second varsity eight, and first varsity eight – vs. No. 7 Yale University on the Seekonk River on Saturday afternoon to conclude its regular season.

April 29, 2016
Leung Leads Softball to 3-1 Win at Yale in Season Finale
Senior Janet Leung hit a two-run double in the seventh as Brown University softball rallied past Yale University, 3-1, in its regular season finale after Brown dropped a 5-3 decision in game one and a 2-1 decision in 14 innings in a resumed game at Dewitt Family Field on Saturday afternoon.

April 30, 2016
Women’s Water Polo Tops Conn. College to Advance at CWPA Championship
No. 7 seed Brown University women’s water polo beat No. 9 seed Connecticut College, 11-3, to advance at the CWPA Championship after falling to No. 3 seed, Bucknell University, 10-6, on Saturday at Harvard University’s Blodgett Pool.

April 30, 2016
Women’s Lacrosse Defeated by No. 12 Princeton, 8-3
The Brown women’s lacrosse team was defeated by No. 12 Princeton, 8-3, at Stevenson-Pincince Field on Saturday to close out the 2016 season. The Bears played tough against the nationally ranked Tigers, outshooting Princeton, 29-16, and were unlucky having three shots rattle off the post in an attempted comeback.

April 29, 2016
Softball Beats Yale in Game One, 6-2; Game Two Suspended Due to Darkness
Junior Sarah Syrop and sophomore Yeram Park each went 4-for-4, and sophomore Katie Orona pitched a complete game as Brown University softball beat Yale University, 6-2 in game one before game two was suspended at 1-1 after 11 innings due to darkness at Brown Softball Field on Friday.

April 29, 2016
Baseball Splits Pair with Yale on Senior Day
The Brown baseball team used three home runs to power past Yale in the second game, 7-4, after falling in the first game, 12-1, to open a four-game series on Friday’s Senior Day doubleheader at Murray Stadium.

April 29, 2016
Women’s Water Polo Falls to Indiana in CWPA Quarterfinals, 10-4
Sophomore Jessica Heilman scored a hat trick, but No. 7 seed Brown University women’s water polo fell to No. 2 seed Indiana University, 10-4, in the CWPA Championship quarterfinals on Friday afternoon at Harvard University’s Blodgett Pool.

April 29, 2016
Brown Football Annual Spring Game To Be Held On Saturday, April 30 At Brown Stadium
Coach Phil Estes and the Brown football team will complete 12 days of spring football practice with the Annual Brown vs. White Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Brown Stadium, 12:30 pm. The game is free and open to the public.

April 29, 2016
Dylan Molloy, Jack Kelly And Kylor Bellistri Selected As Nominees For Tewaaraton Award Presented By Under Armour
The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the 25 men’s and women’s nominees for the 2016 Tewaaraton Award, presented by Under Armour. Brown senior All-American attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY), senior All-American goalie Jack Kelly (West Islip, NY) and senior attackman Kylor Bellistri (Potomac, MD) are among the 25 honorees. The Tewaaraton Award is recognized as the pre-eminent lacrosse award, annually honoring the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States.

April 29, 2016
Pomeroy Named Men’s Soccer Captain for 2016 Season
Friends of Brown Men's Soccer Head Coaching Chair Patrick Laughlin has announced that junior Nate Pomeroy (Groton, Mass.) has been named team captain for the upcoming 2016 season, in a vote by members of the team.

April 29, 2016
Second-Ranked Brown Challenges Virginia in ACC Showcase
After capturing the Ivy League Championship outright with a 16-3 win over Dartmouth on Wednesday evening, #2 Brown takes on Virginia and former head coach Dom Starsia ‘74 on Saturday, April 30, as part of the ACC Showcase Tournament in Kennesaw, Georgia. Face-off is scheduled for 7:00 pm at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.

April 27, 2016
2016 Ivy League Men's Lacrosse Tournament Tickets On Sale Friday, April 29
Tickets for the 2016 Ivy League Men's Lacrosse Tournament at Stevenson-Pincince Field, hosted by top-seed Brown University, will go on Friday, April 29 at 10:00 AM...

April 29, 2016
No. 2 Women’s Crew Hosts No. 7 Yale in Regular Season Finale
No. 2 Brown University women’s crew hosts No. 7 Yale University in its home and regular season finale on Saturday afternoon on the Seekonk River with racing beginning at 2:05 p.m.

April 29, 2016
Women’s Lacrosse Closes Out Season on Saturday, Hosts No. 12 Princeton
The Brown women’s lacrosse team will close out the 2016 season hosting No. 12 Princeton on Saturday, April 30 at Stevenson-Pincince Field, starting at 1:00 p.m. The Ivy League game will be Brown’s Senior Day, where seniors Rebecca Dahle, Victoria Holland, Sarah Nesi, Lauren Toy, Dianne Vitkus and Richael Walsh will be honored prior to the start of the game. Saturday’s contest will also be streamed live on the Ivy League Digital Network and ESPN3.

April 29, 2016
Women’s Basketball Announces 2015-16 Team Awards
Jordin Alexander ’16 won Team MVP honors for the second consecutive year, and Shayna Mehta ’19 earned Rookie of the Year accolades as Brown University women’s basketball announced its team awards on Thursday night.