2014 Men's Lacrosse News

April 17, 2014
Bears Travel To Ithaca, NY To Battle #12 Cornell
Brown looks to keep its Ivy Playoff hopes alive against 12th-ranked Cornell on Saturday, April 19 at Schoellkopf Field in Ithaca, NY. Coming off a tough 7-6 overtime loss to Yale, the Bears need a win to stay in the mix for the top four teams in the Ivy League standings and a berth in the league playoffs.

April 11, 2014
Brown Falls To #13 Yale, 7-6, In Overtime
Brown rallied from four goals down at the half to send the game into overtime, but Yale’s Michael Bonacci scored 1:11 into overtime to lift the Bulldogs to a 7-6 win over Brown at Stevenson Field Friday night. Brown falls to 6-5 overall, 1-3 in the Ivy League, while #13 Yale improves to 7-3 overall, 3-2 in league play.

April 9, 2014
Bears Return Home To Stevenson Field To Battle #13 Yale
The Ivy League Playoff picture has tightened up with Brown one of a four-team logjam with two losses in the league. The Bears (1-2 Ivy) and Yale (2-2 Ivy) are two of those teams meeting in a crucial Ivy League contest on Friday evening, April 11 at Stevenson Field, with face-off scheduled for 7:00 pm.

April 5, 2014
Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Penn Over Brown, 10-8
Three straight fourth quarter goals by Penn broke a 7-7 tie as the Quakers battled for a 10-8 Ivy League win over Brown Saturday afternoon at Franklin Field. Brown falls to 6-3 overall, 1-2 in the Ivy League, while Penn improves to 5-3, 2-2 in Ivy play. Bears’ senior Kylor Bellistri (Potomac, MD) led Brown with three goals.

April 3, 2014
Brown and #15 Penn Continue Battle For Ivy Playoff Berth
Brown got back in the thick of the Ivy League Playoff race with last week’s win over Princeton and travels to Philadelphia for a key Ivy match-up against Penn on Saturday, April 5 at Franklin Field, starting at 1pm. The Bears, riding a three game winning streak, are third in the Ivy League standings and will face a #15 Penn team, who is coming off a win over #11 Yale.

March 31, 2014
Kelly and Molloy Named Ivy League Player, Rookie of the Week
On the heels of a big Ivy League win over Princeton on Saturday, Brown sophomore goalie Jack Kelly (West Islip, NY) was named the Ivy League Player of the Week and freshman attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) was selected Ivy Rookie of the Week for the third time this season. The duo helped the Bears to wins over Marist and Princeton, beating the Tigers for the first time since 2008.

March 29, 2014
Jack Kelly’s 16 Saves Lifts Brown Over #15 Princeton, 11-10
Sophomore goalie Jack Kelly (West Islip, NY) made 16 saves and sophomore Kylor Bellistri (Potomac, MD) provided the offense with three goals to lead Brown to an 11-10 Ivy League win over #15 Princeton, beating the Tigers for the first time since 2008.

March 29, 2014
Brown Men's Lacrosse Beats Princeton 11-10, Jack Kelly Leads the Way with 16 Saves
On a rainy Saturday afternoon at Stevenson Field, the Bears overcame a late rally by the Tigers to claim an 11-10 victory over Princeton. Goalie Jack Kelly was the hero for Brown, making sixteen saves in net to beat #15 ranked Princeton for the first time since 2008.

March 27, 2014
Brown Hosts Princeton In Pivotal Ivy League Match-Up
Following back-to-back non-league wins, Brown returns to Ivy League action on Saturday, March 29 to battle Princeton at Stevenson Field. All the action starts at 3pm with the game being aired live on BrownBears.TV as part of the Ivy League Digital Network.

March 25, 2014
Hurster’s Six Goals Propel Brown Over Marist, 13-11
Senor attackman Sam Hurster (St. Louis, MO) scored six goals, including the game-winning score with 4:47 remaining, to propel the Brown men’s lacrosse team to a 13-11 victory over Marist Tuesday evening at Tenney Stadium. Brown improves to 5-3 overall with the win, while Marist falls to 3-5.

March 22, 2014
Molloy’s Overtime Goal Leads Brown Over Providence, 12-11
Freshman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) scored his third goal of the game with 2:13 left in the second overtime period to lift Brown to a thrilling 12-11 come-from-behind win over Providence College in an Ocean State Cup game at Stevenson Field.

March 22, 2014
Brown Men's Lacrosse Downs Providence College in Double OT, 12-11
The Bears held off a furious comeback from the Friars as they managed to take the game to double OT and stay undefeated by their crosstown rivals. #GoBruno

March 21, 2014
Brown Battles Cross-Town Rival Providence In Ocean State Cup
Brown returns home on Saturday, March 22 to host Providence College in the opening game of the Ocean State Cup at Stevenson Field. The Bears and Friars will face-off for the 20th time at 7pm and Brown fans can watch live on the Ivy League Digital Network.

March 19, 2014
Bears Fall To Bucknell, 13-8
Bucknell utilized a 6-0 second quarter spurt to take control of the game and come away with a 13-8 non-league lacrosse win over Brown Wednesday afternoon at Christy Mathewson Memorial Stadium. Sophomore Bailey Tills netted four goals to lead the Bears.

March 15, 2014
Harvard Subdues Bears, 16-10
With the score tied, 8-8 at the half, Harvard scored six unanswered goals to take control of the game and secure a 16-10 win over Brown Saturday evening at Soldiers Field Stadium in the Ivy League opener for both teams. The loss drops the Bears to 3-2 overall, 0-1 in the Ivy League, while Harvard improves to 4-2, 1-0 in league play.

March 14, 2014
Brown Opens Ivy Lax Season At Harvard On Saturday Evening
Coming off non-league wins over Hartford and Hobart, Brown opens its Ivy League season on Saturday evening, March 15, traveling to Boston, MA to battle Harvard in the Ivy League opening game for both teams. Game time is 7 pm at Soldier’s Field.

March 10, 2014
Dylan Molloy Named Ivy League Lacrosse Rookie of the Week for Second Time
Brown freshman attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauet, N.Y.) was named the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Week for the second time this year after another strong week in leading the Bears to a pair of wins over Hartford and Hobart.

March 8, 2014
Molloy’s Three Goals Leads Brown Laxers Over Hobart, 13-10
Freshman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) scored three goals to lead the Brown men’s lacrosse team to a 13-10 win over Hobart Saturday afternoon in a game played at Hofstra. Brown improves to 3-1 on the young season while Hobart falls to 0-5.

March 5, 2014
Hurster’s Six Goals Leads Brown Over Hartford, 12-7
Senior attackman Sam Hurster exploded for career high six goals and freshman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) added four goals to lead Brown to a 12-7 win over Hartford at chilly Stevenson Field Wednesday afternoon. Brown improves to 2-1 with the win, while Hartford falls to 2-2 overall.

March 5, 2014
Brown Men's Lacrosse Takes Care of Hartford 12-7, Earns First Home Victory of 2014
Senior Sam Hurster lead the attack with a career high six goals and freshman Dylan Molloy added four goals to lead Brown to a 12-7 win over Hartford at chilly Stevenson Field Wednesday afternoon.

March 4, 2014
Brown Laxers Host Hartford In Wednesday Matinee Match-up
Brown returns to action at Stevenson Field on Wednesday, March 5 with a matinee match-up against Hartford, starting at 4:00 pm. The Bears (1-1) are looking to rebound from a loss to UMass, while the Hawks (2-1) are coming off a win over Manhattan. All Brown home games and all Ivy games can be viewed live on the Ivy League Digital Network.

March 1, 2014
Brown Men's Hockey Senior Salute
Brown Men's Hockey honored their seniors Saturday afternoon prior to the match-up against #3 ranked Union. Thank you to the seniors for your contributions on the ice and in the classroom. #GoBruno

March 1, 2014
No. 13 UMass Stymies Men's Lacrosse, 15-2
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Nick Mariano’s five goals led the No. 13 UMass Minutemen (4-0) to a 15-2 win over the Brown men’s lacrosse team (1-1) in its home opener on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

February 28, 2014
Bears Host #13 UMass In Home Lacrosse Opener On Saturday
The Brown and #13 UMass men’s lacrosse teams will be facing-off for the 47th time on Saturday, March 1 at Stevenson Field, with face-off scheduled for 1pm. Brown, with 12 NCAA Tournament appearances, and UMass with 19 NCAA post-season berths, are the dominant lacrosse programs in New England history. The game can be viewed live on the Ivy League Digital Network at BrownBears.TV.

February 24, 2014
Dylan Molloy Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week
Brown freshman attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, N.Y.) was named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week after finding the net four times in his collegiate debut as the Bears defeated Quinnipiac, 13-6, in their season opener.

February 22, 2014
Molloy’s Four Goals Leads Brown Over Quinnipiac, 13-6, In Season Opener
Freshman attackman Dylan Molloy (Setauket, NY) scored four goals in his collegiate debut, and sophomore goalie Jack Kelly (West Islip, NY) made 18 saves, to lift Brown (1-0) to a 13-6 season opening win over Quinnipiac (0-1) Saturday afternoon.

February 20, 2014
Brown Opens 2014 Men’s Lacrosse Season At Quinnipiac
Coach Lars Tiffany’s Brown men’s lacrosse team opens its 2014 season on Saturday, February 22, traveling to Hamden, Connecticut to face Quinnipiac in a 12 noon start.

February 13, 2014
Henry Blynn and Jack Kelly Named To All-NEILA Preseason Team
Brown attackman Henry Blynn ’16 (Villanova, PA) and goalie Jack Kelly ’16 (West Islip, NY) have been named to the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division I Preseason Team.

February 7, 2014
Brown Men's Lacrosse Tickets On Sale
Tickets for all 2014 Brown Men’s Lacrosse home games are on sale now, priced at $7. Groups of 20 or more can purchase tickets in advance for just $5! Tickets can be purchased online, by calling the Brown Athletics Ticket Office at (401) 863-2773, or at the Box Office located in the Pizzitola Sports Center, open Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Gates open for all home games one hour prior to the start of the game.

December 18, 2013
Brown Standouts Selected in MLL Supplemental Draft
Three former Brown lacrosse standouts, Clay DelPrince ’13, Sam Ford ’13 and Roger Ferguson ‘13, have been selected in the recent MLL Supplemental Draft.

December 11, 2013
Lars Tiffany Named Speaker at 2014 US Lacrosse National Convention
US Lacrosse has named Brown University men’s lacrosse head coach Lars Tiffany '90 a speaker at the US Lacrosse National Convention, presented by Champion. Tiffany will join roughly 200 of the sport’s best coaches and officials as presenters at the largest professional development event in the world for lacrosse coaches, officials and administrators Jan. 10-12, 2014, in Philadelphia.

October 28, 2013
Brown Lacrosse Captains Named; Team Awards Announced
Head coach Lars Tiffany and the Brown men’s lacrosse team held its Annual Team Awards Banquet on Saturday, October 19, honoring the team award winners from the 2013 season and announcing the 2014 Brown lacrosse captains. Tiffany announced that senior attackman Sam Hurster (St. Louis, MO), senior middy Dan Mellynchuk (West Sayville, NY), senior defenseman Phil Pierce (Greenwich, CT) and senior defender Peter Vivonetto (Rocky Point, NY) have been named captains of the 2014 Brown men’s lacrosse team.

October 27, 2013
Brown Scrimmages Unite Unique Trio of Teams
Ten years ago, Chazz Woodson was a Brown student-athlete when he learned about the concept of Sankofa at a church service. The term roughly translates into the idea that "it's not taboo to go back and reclaim what you've forgotten," he said. On Friday, a decade later, Woodson and fellow professional lacrosse player Kyle Harrison showcased that concept on the field via their brainchild, the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance, which hopes to better connect all levels of lacrosse players while especially focusing on connections among black players.

October 8, 2013
Woodson, Harrison Launch Sankofa Lacrosse For Brown, England Scrimmages
The world’s greatest Black lacrosse players will come together at Brown University under the banner of the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance to promote academic, professional and social achievement for the next generation of lacrosse players. 
More than 200 former and present-day African-American players and lacrosse enthusiasts of all ages – both men and women – have pledged support of the Alliance, a group that seeks to unite the African-American lacrosse community in order to grow the sport, and expand its reach by utilizing the collective resources of the lacrosse network.

June 19, 2013
Brown Lacrosse Class of 2017
Brown lacrosse coach Lars Tiffany has introduced the Brown Lacrosse Class of 2017, with 10 student-athletes arriving on College Hill in September 2013. This year’s talented class includes nine first-year players and a transfer, who are standouts on the playing field and in the classroom.