Brown Athletic News

December 19, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts Fairleigh Dickinson On Sunday (1 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a two-week layoff, the Brown women’s basketball team gets back in action with a non-conference tilt against Fairleigh Dickinson on Sunday at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

December 19, 2014
Women's Hockey - First Half Review
Head coach Amy Bourbeau reviews Brown women's hockey's first half of the season which included a 2-1 win in the Mayor's Cup over Providence College and a number of other highlights for the team and individuals.

December 18, 2014
Video: Men's Water Polo Featured in CWPA Highlights
Brown University men’s water polo enjoyed a historic season in 2014, winning its first Collegiate Water Polo Association title since 1985 and earning a berth in the NCAA Championship for the first time since 1990.

December 18, 2014
Angus Selected For Field Hockey Canada’s New Zealand Tour
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown field hockey defender Katarina Angus has been selected as one of 21 athletes to participate in the Canadian Women’s National Field Hockey Program’s New Zealand tour to take place from Jan. 19-Feb. 8, 2015.

December 17, 2014
Beach, Lehan Tabbed As NEWISA Second Team All-New England
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Junior midfielder Charlotte Beach and rookie back Maclaine Lehan earned NEWISA Second Team All-New England accolades in an announcement made by the New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association.

December 16, 2014
Men’s Hockey Alum Farnham Makes NHL Debut
Former Brown forward Bobby Farnham ‘12 made his National Hockey League (NHL) debut for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday in the team’s shootout loss to Columbus. He also returned to the lineup on Monday in Pittsburgh’s victory over Tampa Bay at home.

December 15, 2014
Cedric Kuakumensah Named Ivy League Player of the Week
Brown junior forward Cedric Kuakumensah (Worcester, MA) was named the Ivy League Player of the Week after leading the Bears to a 77-67 win over defending Big East Champion Providence College at the Dunkin' Donuts Center, its second win over the Friars in the last three years.

December 15, 2014
Softball’s Leung to Participate in Team Canada Selection Camp
Brown University junior Janet Leung will participate in a selection camp for Softball Canada’s Women’s National Team this week from Dec. 17-21 in Florida as one of 26 athletes vying for a spot on the senior team’s 2015 roster.

December 15, 2014
Wrestling to Take Part in Google+ Hangout with USA Wrestling
Brown University wrestling will take part in a Google+ Hangout as part of USA Wrestling’s College Wrestling Google+ Hangout On Air series on Tuesday at 3 p.m.

December 11, 2014
The Rivalry - Brown Men's Basketball Defeats PC, 76-66

December 10, 2014
Dr. Tom Catena Presented With National Football Foundation Gold Medal
The National Football Foundation awarded the Gold Medal, the organization’s highest and most prestigious award, to global humanitarian Dr. Tom Catena, Brown Class of 1986, at the 57th Annual National Football Foundation (NFF) Awards Dinner on December 9, held at the fabled Waldorf Astoria Grand Ballroom in New York City. Catena, along with George Weiss, was presented the Gold Medal by NFF Awards committee chairman Jack Ford.

December 9, 2014
Brown Stuns Providence With Tenacious Defense, 77-67
Brown's 77-67 win over defending Big East Champion Providence College at the Dunkin' Donuts Center was the Bears second win over the Friars in the last three years. Five Brown players scored in double figures including Leland King '17 (16 points), Cedric Kuakumensah '16 (15 points), Steven Spieth '17 (15 points), JR Hobbie '17 (13 points) and Tavon Blackmon '17 (11 points, 7 assists). Photographer David Silverman captured the Bears' victory in a wide array of photos.

December 9, 2014
Rapid Reaction: Men's Basketball Defeats Providence College
After a big win over crosstown rival Providence College, Brown Men's Basketball Head Coach Mike Martin, junior Cedric Kuakumensah and sophomore Steven Spieth spoke with Brown Bears TV.

December 9, 2014
Brown’s Defense Stifles Providence, 77-67
Tenacious defense and 12-of-13 free throw shooting down the stretch enabled Brown to stun defending Big East Champion Providence, 77-67, Monday evening at the Dunkin Donuts Center in the 121st meeting between the two Providence schools. The Bears were led by sophomore forward Leland King, who netted 16 points. Junior forward Cedric Kuakumensah had 15 points and seven rebounds, while Spieth threw in 15 points on 9-of-9 shooting from the free throw line, and grabbed six rebounds.

December 8, 2014
Brown Athletics Announces Faculty & Staff Appreciation Games for Winter 2014-15
Brown Athletics is excited to announce Faculty and Staff Games for Men’s and Women’s Basketball and Men’s Hockey. All Brown faculty and staff will receive up to...

December 8, 2014
#18 Brown Topples #16 George Washington, 6-3
The 18th-ranked Brown mens' squash team extended its record to 2-0 on the season with a 6-3 upset victory over #16 George Washington in a match played in Cambridge, Mass. The Bears will break for final exams and resume play in early January. Despite three close losses at the top of the lineup, the Bears avenged last year's loss to the Colonials with balance throughout. Alex Baldock lost in a well played five game match at number two, and Thomas Belcher fell in four games at number three.

December 7, 2014
Bears Head Downtown To Battle Providence
Brown and Providence will meet at the Dunkin Donuts Center on Monday, December 8 at 9:15pm in a game televised nationally on Fox Sports 1. The Bears, winners of three of their last four games, will be playing their final game of the fall semester and will break for 14 days to take final exams.

December 7, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Finishes Third At The Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team finished third overall at this weekend’s Brown Classic, a three-day event held at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

December 7, 2014
Men's Swimming and Diving Finishes Second At The Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s swimming and diving team finished second at this weekend’s Brown Classic, a three-day event held at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

December 7, 2014
Women’s Basketball Clipped By Bonnies in Brown Classic Championship Game, 58-56
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Three Bears scored in double figures on Sunday, but an early 7-0 second half run propelled St. Bonaventure to a 58-56 win over the Brown women’s basketball team in the Brown Classic Championship Game.