Brown Athletic News

  • Brown Heads Downtown To Battle Providence
    December 05, 2016
    Brown Heads Downtown To Battle Providence Whenever Brown (5-4) and Providence (6-2) face each other, it's sure to be a battle. The Bears are riding a four game winning streak coming in Tuesday's match-up against the Friars, who are coming off a big win over #21 Rhode Island. All the action tip-off at 7:00 pm at the Dunkin Donuts Center in a game televised by Fox Sports 2, and broadcast on WPRV AM790.
  • Women’s Basketball’s Will Gains Ivy League Co-Player of the Week
    December 05, 2016
    Women’s Basketball’s Will Gains Ivy League Co-Player of the Week Brown University women’s basketball sophomore guard Taylor Will has gained Ivy League Co-Player of the Week honors after leading all scorers as part of the Bears’ title-winning effort at the inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament, the Ivy League conference office announced on Monday.
  • Steven Spieth and Joshua Howard Named Ivy League Player, Rookie of the Week
    December 05, 2016
    Steven Spieth and Joshua Howard Named Ivy League Player, Rookie of the Week Brown senior forward Steven Spieth (Dallas, TX) was named the Ivy League Player of the Week and Bears’ freshman forward Joshua Howard (Charlotte, NC) earned Ivy League Rookie of the Week honors for their roles in Brown victories over Bryant, St. Francis Brooklyn and Central Connecticut last week.
  • Corcoran, Cronin Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
    December 05, 2016
    Corcoran, Cronin Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors Men’s ice hockey junior forward Charlie Corcoran and women’s junior swimmer Sarah Cronin have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Nov. 28 to Dec. 4, Brown announced on Monday.
  • Olympian Kinsley ’11 Returns to Brown Track & Field as Throws Coach
    December 05, 2016
    Olympian Kinsley ’11 Returns to Brown Track & Field as Throws Coach Tim Springfield, the Alden-Rothenberg Men’s & Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field Coaching Chair, has announced the hiring of former Olympian Craig Kinsley ’11 as an assistant coach on Monday.
  • Highlights: Women's Hoops Wins First-Ever Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament
    December 04, 2016
    Highlights: Women's Hoops Wins First-Ever Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament Brown University women's basketball defeated Providence College, 77-70, in the championship game of the inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament behind a game-high 22 points from sophomore guard and Tournament MVP Taylor Will.
  • Men’s Swimming & Diving Wins Bruno Invitational
    December 04, 2016
    Men’s Swimming & Diving Wins Bruno Invitational The Brown men’s swimming & diving team won the Bruno Invitational on Sunday at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center with a total score of 1079.5. Princeton (918) and Columbia (6668.5) rounded out the top-three finishers. Brown’s victory over the Princeton is the first time since the 1960-61 season the Bears have defeated the Tigers in a dual meet.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving Victorious at Bruno Invitational
    December 04, 2016
    Women’s Swimming & Diving Victorious at Bruno Invitational The Brown women’s swimming & diving team won the Bruno Invitational on Sunday at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center, finishing the invite with 1122.5 total points. Princeton (962.5) finished in second and Rutgers placed third (825.5).
  • Women’s Basketball Wins Inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament
    December 04, 2016
    Women’s Basketball Wins Inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament Sophomore guard Taylor Will scored a game-high 22 points and earned Tournament MVP honors as Brown University won the inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament with a 77-70 win over Providence College in the championship game on Sunday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center.
  • Pawelski, Powers Top Finishers for Wrestling at Journeymen Tussle
    December 04, 2016
    Pawelski, Powers Top Finishers for Wrestling at Journeymen Tussle Freshmen Jimmy Pawelski and Theo Powers finished first and second respectively at 133 lbs. in the B bracket to lead Brown University wrestling at the Journeymen Tussle Tournament at Hofstra University’s David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex on Sunday.
  • Fencing Wraps Up Competitive Brandeis Invitational
    December 04, 2016
    Fencing Wraps Up Competitive Brandeis Invitational The Brown University fencing men’s epee squad led the team with a 24-21 composite record as the Bears competed at the Brandeis Invitational on Sunday at the Gosman Sports Center on the campus of Brandeis University.
  • Track & Field Impressive at Alden Invitational
    December 03, 2016
    Track & Field Impressive at Alden Invitational Senior Shanelle DeJournett (Knoxville, Tenn.) tied a school record and eight Bears posted top-10 school performances as the Brown men’s and women’s track & field teams hosted the Alden Invitational in the season opener on Saturday.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving Retains Lead in Bruno Invitational on Day Two
    December 03, 2016
    Women’s Swimming & Diving Retains Lead in Bruno Invitational on Day Two The Brown women’s swimming & diving team retained its lead in the second day of the Bruno Invitational at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Saturday with 769.5 total points.
  • Men’s Swimming & Diving Remains in First After Day Two of Bruno Invitational
    December 03, 2016
    Men’s Swimming & Diving Remains in First After Day Two of Bruno Invitational The Brown men’s swimming & diving team kept its lead in the second day of the Bruno Invitational at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Saturday with 772.5 total points.
  • Corcoran Scores Twice in Men’s Hockey’s 3-1 Win at Army
    December 03, 2016
    Corcoran Scores Twice in Men’s Hockey’s 3-1 Win at Army Charlie Corcoran (New Canaan, Conn.) netted a pair of goals to lead the Brown men’s hockey team past Army West Point, 3-1, in Saturday evening’s non-conference contest at Tate Rink.
  • Highlights: Steeves, Mehta Double-Doubles Power Women's Hoops to 76-65 Win over URI
    December 03, 2016
    Highlights: Steeves, Mehta Double-Doubles Power Women's Hoops to 76-65 Win over URI Sophomores Erika Steeves and Shayna Mehta both posted double-doubles to lead Brown University women's basketball to a 76-65 win over the University of Rhode Island in the semifinals of the inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament.
  • Steeves, Mehta Pace Women’s Hoops Past URI in Ocean State Tip-Off, 76-65
    December 03, 2016
    Steeves, Mehta Pace Women’s Hoops Past URI in Ocean State Tip-Off, 76-65 Sophomores Erika Steeves and Shayna Mehta both posted double-doubles to lead Brown University women’s basketball to a 76-65 win over the University of Rhode Island in the semifinals of the inaugural Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Tavon Blackmon’s 21 Points Lifts Brown Over Central Connecticut, 75-58
    December 03, 2016
    Tavon Blackmon’s 21 Points Lifts Brown Over Central Connecticut, 75-58 Brown senior guard Tavon Blackmon (Upper Marlboro, MD) scored a season high 21 points, hitting 11-of-12 free throws, to lead the Bears to their fourth straight victory, 75-58, over Central Connecticut Saturday afternoon at Detrick Gymnasium.
  • Men’s Swimming & Diving in First After Day One of Bruno Invitational
    December 02, 2016
    Men’s Swimming & Diving in First After Day One of Bruno Invitational The Brown men’s swimming & diving team is in first place after the opening day of the Bruno Invitational at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Friday. The Bears totaled 308.5 points while Princeton is in second with 251 and Columbia is in third with 167.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving Concludes First Day of Bruno Invitational in First
    December 02, 2016
    Women’s Swimming & Diving Concludes First Day of Bruno Invitational in First The Brown women’s swimming & diving team holds the top spot in the Bruno Invitational after day one of competition at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Friday.