Brown Athletic News

June 15, 2016
Brown Athletics 4th Quarter 100K Challenge
Time is running out! Donate today and help us UNLOCK $100,000 for Brown Athletics.

June 29, 2016
Men’s Crew Earns 14 IRA All-Academic Selections
A total of 14 members of the Brown men’s crew have been placed on the 2016 Intercollegiate Rowing Association All-Academic Team, announced by the IRA Board of Stewards.

No date
Alumni Spotlight – Siri Lindley ’91
A former three-sport student-athlete and a member of the Brown Athletic Hall of Fame, Siri Lindley’s ’91 career path evolved from her field hockey, ice hockey and lacrosse experiences at College Hill to a very successful triathlete and now coach.

No date
Alumni Spotlight – Jim Turner ’86
A four-year member of the Brown basketball team and a member of the Brown Athletic Hall of Fame, Jim Turner ’86 led the Bears to their first ever Ivy League Championship in 1986, earning a berth in the NCAA Tournament against Syracuse.

June 27, 2016
Brown Athletics Announces Construction of Baseball/Softball Complex
Brown University Athletics has begun the construction of a new baseball and softball complex, scheduled to open for the 2017 spring seasons.

June 27, 2016
Track & Field Trio Competes at USATF Junior Nationals
CLOVIS, Calif. – Rising sophomores Carleen Jeffers and Emma Sloan of the Brown women’s track & field team, and Eli Moskowitz of the men’s team, all competed at the 2016 USATF Junior Championships over the weekend at Veteran’s Memorial Stadium.

June 27, 2016
Kenneally ’90 Announces Women’s Hockey Class of 2020
The Brown University women's hockey team will welcome nine incoming freshmen for the 2016-17 season as part of the class of 2020, head coach Bob Kenneally '90, announced on Monday.

June 24, 2016
Women’s Crew Alumna Gobbo ’13 Officially Selected for 2016 Rio Olympics
Brown University women’s crew alumna Tessa Gobbo ’13 has earned a spot in the United States women’s eight boat and will compete at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, USRowing officially announced on Friday.

June 23, 2016
Softball Introduces Five-Member Class of 2020
Brown University softball will welcome five members to the program for the 2017 season as part of its Class of 2020, head coach Katie Flynn announced on Thursday.

June 22, 2016
2016 Spring Academic All-Ivy Selections Announced
Brown University had 10 student-athletes garner Spring Academic All-Ivy accolades in an announcement made by the Ivy League on Tuesday. The five men and five women were key contributors to their respective spring teams with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.

June 22, 2016
Former Men’s Rower Anders Weiss ’15 Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Team
Former Brown rower Anders Weiss ’15 (Barrington, R.I.) will represent the United States at the 2016 Olympic Games after winning the men’s pair finals at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials II Wednesday morning on Mercer Lake.

June 22, 2016
Brown Indoor Golf Facility
Brown University recently completed a state-of-the-art indoor golf facility located in the Olney Margolies Athletic Center that is utilized by both the men’s and women’s golf teams and available for the Brown student body and faculty and staff.

June 22, 2016
Men’s Swimming & Diving Boast Individual and Team CSCAA Scholar All-American Honors
Brown men’s swimming & diving seniors Christopher Meyers (Milwaukee, Wis.) and Alexander Treil (Neeham, Mass.) and junior Daniel Klotz (Berlin, Conn.) and sophomore Grant Casey (North Attleboro, Mass.) earned CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American accolades as announced by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. Honorable Mention selections achieved a GPA of 3.50 or higher and achieved a "B" time standard or competed at a NCAA Zone Diving qualifying event.

June 22, 2016
Women’s Swimming & Diving Garners CSCAA Team and Individual Scholar All-American Accolades
Brown women’s swimming & diving seniors Gina Matsumoto (Farmington, Hills, Mich.) and Reia Tong (Bethesda, Md.) and junior Caroline Vexler (Moreland Hills, Ohio) earned CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American accolades as announced by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America on Wednesday. Honorable Mention selections achieved a GPA of 3.50 or higher and achieved a "B" time standard or competed at a NCAA Zone Diving qualifying event.

June 21, 2016
Lars Tiffany Steps Down As Men's Lacrosse Coach To Head Virginia Lacrosse Program
Lars Tiffany ‘90, who guided the Brown men’s lacrosse team to a school record 16 wins and a berth in the NCAA Semifinals in 2016, has stepped down as head coach of the Bears to accept the head coaching position at the University of Virginia.

June 21, 2016
Men's Hockey Announces 2016-17 Schedule
Head coach Brendan Whittet of the Brown men's ice hockey program has released the team's schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 season.

June 21, 2016
Women’s Water Polo Totals 15 ACWPC All-Academic Honorees
Brown University women’s water polo totaled 15 student-athletes who earned ACWPC All-Academic Awards while the Bears posted the nation’s seventh-highest team GPA, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced on Tuesday.

June 20, 2016
Brown Basketball Welcomes Five Newcomers In 2016-17
Brown head basketball coach Mike Martin has unveiled a talented and impactful recruiting class, who will matriculate at Brown in September 2016. Brown’s incoming class includes four members of the Class of 2020, including Brandon Anderson (Mahwah, NJ), Brandon Charnov (Houston, TX), David Erebor (Sykesville, MD) and Joshua Howard (Charlotte, NC), and a transfer, Blake Wilkinson (Bountiful, UT), who will be a member of the Class of 2018.

June 17, 2016
Brown University Announces Lead Gift for Berylson Football Complex
Brown University’s Athletic Department announced today a multi-million dollar gift by alumnus John Berylson ’75, an important milestone in the construction of the Berylson Football Complex at the Olney-Margolies Athletic Center (OMAC). Within the past six months alone, 60 donors, led by Berylson, have pledged a total of $8.2 million toward the project. One-third of the total is comprised of gifts of $100,000 or more.

June 16, 2016
Women’s Hockey Releases 2016-17 Schedule
Brown women's ice hockey second-year head coach Bob Kenneally ’90 announced the team’s 2016-17 schedule on Thursday. The Bears will host 16 games in Meehan Auditorium, including the 22nd Annual Mayor’s Cup, and play in 13 road contests. A total of six games will be played against NCAA qualifying teams, in series versus Quinnipiac, Clarkson and Princeton.