Brown Athletic News

September 29, 2016
Rhode Island Bragging Rights On The Line As Bears Battle URI in Annual Governor’s Cup Game
The battle for Rhode Island bragging rights between Brown and URI will take place on Saturday, October 1 at in Kingston, RI, as the Bears and Rams vie for the Governor's Cup in the 101st meeting between the two Ocean State universities. Kick-off is scheduled for 12 noon at Meade Stadium.

September 29, 2016
Women’s Soccer Hosts Columbia in Ivy Home Opener Saturday
Brown University women’s soccer, the No. 1 ranked team in the NCAA in shutouts, goals against average, and save percentage, hosts Columbia University in its Ivy League home opener on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at Stevenson-Pincince Field.

September 28, 2016
No. 15 Men’s Water Polo Defeats Connecticut College, 16-6
Junior Tommy Bush and freshman James Thygesen each scored three goals to pace No. 15 Brown University men’s water polo past Connecticut College, 16-6, on Wednesday night at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

September 28, 2016
Women’s Lacrosse Announces 2017 Schedule
The Brown women’s lacrosse team released its 2017 schedule in an announcement made by Head Coach Keely McDonald ‘00 on Wednesday. The 15-game slate features contests against four opponents that earned NCAA Tournament berths last season, with all four of those teams ending the year ranked in the top-20.

September 28, 2016
Volleyball Plays Ivy Road Matches at Cornell, Columbia
Brown University volleyball plays its first Ivy League road matches of the season when the Bears travel to Cornell University on Friday at 7:00 p.m. and to Columbia on Saturday at 5:00 p.m.

September 27, 2016
Men’s Soccer Rallies Past Holy Cross, 3-2, in Overtime
Facing a two-goal deficit at halftime, the Brown men’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals, including the game-winner by Nate Pomeroy in overtime to rally past Holy Cross, 3-2, Tuesday night at Smith Soccer Stadium.

September 27, 2016
Watch The Governor’s Cup Press Conference Live on ILDN and Facebook Live
In anticipation of the 101st football game between Brown and Rhode Island, the Governor’s Cup Press Conference on Thursday, September 29th will be streamed live from the Rhode Island Statehouse on the Ivy League Digital Network (ILDN) and Facebook Live, starting at 11:15 am.

September 26, 2016
Women’s Soccer’s Etzel Garners Weekly Honors from Ivy League, TopDrawerSoccer
Brown University women’s soccer sophomore goalkeeper Christine Etzel has earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors and a spot on the TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week after registering her eighth shutout in nine matches this season, the Ivy League and TDS announced on Monday and Tuesday respectively.

September 26, 2016
Chow, Angus Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
Men’s soccer sophomore midfielder Matthew Chow and field hockey senior back Katarina Angus have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Sept. 19-25, Brown announced on Monday.

September 26, 2016
Katelyn Parker Named Women’s Hockey Assistant Coach
Brown women’s ice hockey head coach Bob Kenneally ’90 announced the hiring of Katelyn Parker as an assistant coach to the program on Monday.

September 23, 2016
Women’s Tennis Cruises at Brown Invitational
The Brown women’s tennis team kicked off the 2016 fall season hosting the Brown Invitational (Sept. 23-25) and had a strong showing at the invite, going 28-8 overall, including winning all three duels. In singles play, the Bears were an impressive 20-5.

September 25, 2016
Maher Goal, Etzel Shutout Lift Women’s Soccer over Dartmouth, 1-0
Sophomore Kate Maher scored her first career goal, classmate Christine Etzel registered her eighth shutout in nine matches this season, and Brown University women’s soccer defeated Dartmouth College, 1-0, in both teams’ Ivy League opener on Sunday afternoon at Burnham Field.

September 23, 2016
Men’s Tennis Wraps Up Competition at Ivy Plus Tournament
The Brown men’s tennis team concluded play at the Ivy Plus Tournament at Princeton at the Lenz Tennis Center (Sept. 23-25). Freshman Peter Litksy (St. Petersburg, Fla.) won the consolation final in his draw while junior Aaron Sandberg (Hudson, Ohio) reached the semifinals of his draw and defeated No. 89 Timo Stodder of Tennessee in his opening match of the invite.

September 23, 2016
Men’s Tennis Closes Out Play at the Connecticut State Championship
The Brown men’s tennis team finished play at the Connecticut State Championship at Yale (Sept. 23-25). Freshman Jacob Walker (Bethesda, Md.) reached the semifinals in the invite while the rookie and sophomore Charles Tan (Austin, Texas.) advanced to the quarterfinals in doubles play.

September 25, 2016
Bears Place 10th At Quechee Club Collegiate Challenge
Brown’s men’s golf earned a 10th place finish at the 36-hole Quechee Club Challenge, played at the par-72, 6,671-yard, Lakeland Course at the Quechee Club. The Bears shot 304-311-615.

September 24, 2016
Chow Powers Brown Men’s Soccer Past URI, 2-1, in Overtime
Sophomore Matthew Chow netted a pair of goals, including the game winner in overtime, to lift the Brown men’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory against Rhode Island Saturday at the URI Soccer Complex.

September 24, 2016
Brown Football Drops 32-22 Decision to No. 19 Harvard in Ivy League Opener
Senior quarterback Kyle Moreno threw for 302 yards and three touchdowns, including two scores to classmate Troy Doles, but Brown football dropped a 32-22 decision to No. 19 Harvard before a Homecoming crowd of 8,174 at Brown Stadium in both teams’ Ivy League opener on Saturday afternoon.

September 24, 2016
Angus’ Strike Lifts Field Hockey Past Columbia in Overtime, 3-2
Senior captain Katarina Angus (West Vancouver, British Columbia) scored the game-winning goal in overtime off a penalty corner to lead the Brown field hockey team to a 3-2 overtime win against Columbia, in the team’s first Ivy League action of the season, on Saturday afternoon at Goldberger Family Field.

September 14, 2016
Take A Stroll Down Brown Bears Blvd; Harvard Lineup Set
Brown Athletics is excited to announce Brown Bears Blvd, a new fan experience initiative before every home football game this season.

September 23, 2016
Women’s Rugby Defeated at Harvard, 45-15
The Brown women’s rugby team was defeated by Harvard, 45-15, on Friday night at Roberto A. Mignone Field.