Brown Athletic News

January 24, 2015
Skiing Extends Winning Streak To 36 At The Clarkson Carnival
LAKE PLACID, N.Y.- The Brown skiing team posted its 36th consecutive MacConnell Division victory this past weekend at the Clarkson Carnival at Whiteface Mountain.

January 27, 2015
Morant Earns Corvias ECAC Co-Gymnast of the Week Honors
Sophomore Caroline Morant has earned Corvias ECAC Co-Gymnast of the Week honors after winning the all-around and helping Brown gymnastics win its home opener on Saturday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference announced on Tuesday.

January 26, 2015
Flores Tabbed As USA Rugby Female Coach Of The Year
CHICAGO – Brown women’s rugby Head Coach Kathy Flores was named as the USA Rugby Female Coach of the Year award winner in an announcement made at the 2015 USA Rugby National Development Summit in Chicago, Illinois.

January 25, 2015
This Week In Brown Athletics (Jan 26 - Feb 1, 2015)
With winter in full swing after snow fall on College Hill this past weekend. The Bears’ continue their winter schedule with Women’s Basketball, Men’s Hockey Women’s Tennis, , Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving, Wrestling and Squash hosting events on College Hill this week...

January 25, 2015
Women's Tennis Splits Ivy Kick-Off Weekend
HANOVER, N.H. – The Brown women’s tennis team geared up for the 2015 dual match season at the Ivy Kick-Off event hosted by Dartmouth this weekend.

January 25, 2015
Bears Win Three Bouts, Wrestling Falls to Bucknell, 28-10
Senior Ophir Bernstein won via major decision, and sophomore Justin Staudenmayer and senior Ricky McDonald each won bouts, but Brown University wrestling fell to Bucknell University, 28-10, on Sunday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

January 24, 2015
Morant Takes All-Around, Gymnastics Wins Home Opener
Sophomore Caroline Morant won the all-around to help lead Brown University gymnastics to a first-place finish in its home opener at the team’s first-ever Beauty & the Beast meet in conjunction with Brown wrestling at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday night.

January 24, 2015
Bernstein, Salvo Earn Pins, Wrestling Tops Sacred Heart, 37-6
Senior Ophir Bernstein earned a pin in 4:08, freshman Zeke Salvo won via fall at 3:28, and Brown University wrestling beat Sacred Heart, 37-6, in its Beauty in the Beast meet in conjunction with Brown gymnastics at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday night.

January 24, 2015
Men’s Hockey Downed at St. Lawrence, 5-2
Junior Nick Lappin (Geneva, Ill.) and senior Joey de Concilys (St. Catharine’s, Ontario) both scored third-period goals, but it was not enough to climb back from an early deficit as the Brown men’s hockey team fell at St. Lawrence, 5-2, Saturday evening at Appleton Arena.

January 24, 2015
Women's Hockey Falls at Yale, 6-3
Seniors Janice Yang, Sarah Robson, and Kaitlyn Keon each scored a goal as Brown University women’s ice hockey fell to Yale University, 6-3, in the second half of a home-and-home series at Ingalls Rink on Saturday afternoon.

January 24, 2015
Brown Falls To Yale, 69-65, On Basket In Last Seconds
Senior guard Javier Duren scored 24 points, including the game-winning basket with 3.6 seconds remaining, to lift Yale to a 69-65 Ivy League win over Brown at Payne Whitney Gymnasium. Senior forward Rafael Maia played like a warrior for the Bears, scoring 18 points on 5-of-6 shooting from the field, while pulling down nine rebounds.

January 24, 2015
Brown Cruises To 9-0 WIn Over Bowdoin
Brown's 13th-ranked men's squash team cruised for a 9-0 win over Bowdoin Saturday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center. The Bears were never challenged by Bowdoin with five of the nine matched decided in three games.

January 24, 2015
Brown Women's Squash Earns 9-0 Win Over Bowdoin
The 11th ranked Brown women's squash team won every match by a 3-0 margin to easily handle Bowdoin, 9-0, at the Pizzitola Sports Center's Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion.

January 24, 2015
Men's Swimming & Diving Edged By Columbia, 168-124
NEW YORK – Despite a valiant effort, the Brown men’s swimming and diving team dropped a tough 168-124 decision to Columbia in Ivy League dual meet action on Saturday at Uris Pool.

January 24, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Downed By Columbia, 215-85
NEW YORK – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team battled hard against Columbia on Saturday, ultimately falling to the Lions, 215-85, in dual meet competition at Uris Pool.

January 24, 2015
#11 Brown Women's Squash Cruises To 9-0 Win Over Colby
The 11th-ranked Brown women's squash team had an easy time in its first match of the second semester, earning a 9-0 win over Colby at the Pizzitola Sports Center's Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion.

January 24, 2015
#13 Brown Takes Down Colby, 5-4
The 13th-ranked Brown men's squash team returned home after semester break and earned a 5-4 win over Colby Friday evening at the Pizzitola Sports Center's Brodsky Squash Pavilion. The decisive match came at number one where Bears' junior Jack Blasberg captured an 11-7, 11-7, 9-11, 11-4 win to end of the match. The Bears were apparently in control, but a bit of controversy ensued when senior Nick Talbott had to forfeit match because of a bleeding knee. He was 2-1 up at the time. The Bears are back on Saturday at home against Bowdoin.

January 24, 2015
Track & Field Teams Finish Second at Joe Donahue Games
Six different competitors captured individual titles as the Brown men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams both placed second at the Northeastern Joe Donahue Games on Friday at the Reggie Lewis Center.

January 23, 2015
Elvin, Yang, Women's Hockey Beat Yale in Overtime, 3-2
Sophomore goalie Monica Elvin made a career-high 47 saves, and senior Janice Yang scored the game-winning goal 48 seconds into overtime as Brown University women’s ice hockey beat Yale University, 3-2, on Friday night at Meehan Auditorium.

January 23, 2015
Women’s Basketball Clipped By Yale, 79-69
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s basketball team got 41 combined points from Jordin Alexander and Natalie Ball, but a torrid second half shooting display led the Yale Bulldogs to a 79-69 win at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Friday night.