July 26, 2010
Hannah Malvin '10 Wins Gold At U-23 World Championship
Browns Hannah Malvin 10 (Pittsburgh, PA) and the United States team rowed to a first place finish at the U-23 World Championship, taking the gold medal in the womens fours.
June 15, 2010
Lauren Libfraind Earns Spring Academic All-Ivy Recognition
Providence, RI - The Ivy League released its spring list of Academic All-Ivy honorees, with 10 Brown student-athletes being recognized. The five males and five females were starters or key reserves on their respective varsity teams and carry a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
May 30, 2010
Brown Finishes Fifth At NCAA Division I Women's Rowing Championship
A first place finish by its second varsity eight vaulted the Brown womens crew to a fifth place finish at the NCAA Division I Womens Rowing Championship, help on Lake Natona, outside of Sacramento, California.
May 29, 2010
Bears Continue Strong Performance At NCAA Womens Rowing Championship
The Brown womens crew advanced its second varsity and varsity fours into the grand finals, and its varsity eight into the petite finals, at the NCAA Division I Womens Rowing Championship, held on Lake Natoma, located outside of Sacramento, California.
May 28, 2010
Brown Womens Crew Advances To Semifinals At NCAA Rowing Championship
The Brown Womens Crew advanced all three boats into Saturdays semifinals with an impressive showing on the first day of the NCAA Division I Womens Rowing Championship on Lake Natoma.
May 25, 2010
Women's Crew Leads Nation With 11 CRCA Scholar Athletes; Five Bears Named to All-Region Team
Providence, RI - The CRCA recently announced its 2010 Scholar Athlete list, with Brown leading all Division I schools with 11 student-athletes named. To be eligible for inclusion, student-athletes must be in at least their second year of eligibility, have rowed a minimum of 75% of races in an NCAA eligible boat, and have maintained at least a 3.5 GPA through the current year. Additionally, the Bears had five rowers named to the CRCA All-Region Team, including Hannah Malvin and Lauren Libfraind, who were First Team selections.
May 18, 2010
Women's Crew Selected to Compete at NCAA Championships for 14th Consecutive Season
Providence, R.I. The Brown womens crew has been selected to compete at the 2010 Division I Womens Rowing Championships, hosted by Washington State, the 14th consecutive season in which the Bears have earned a bid. Brown has finished in the top five each year since 1997, the inaugural championships, and has won an unparalleled six national titles. This years regatta will take place at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center in Gold River, California from May 28-30.
May 16, 2010
Brown Women Win Four Events at EAWRC Sprints, Take Third in Varsity Eight
Camden, NJ - The women's crew took third place at the EAWRC Sprints on Sunday afternoon, in a day highlighted by four first place finishes for the Bears. Brown took victories in the first, second, and third varsity four and the third varsity eight, while the first and second eights took third and second respectively.
May 1, 2010
Brown Wins Four of Five Against Yale to Take Nat and Anne Case Cup
Providence, RI The Brown womens crew showed off its terrific depth on Saturday morning on the Seekonk River, beating Yale in four of five events, including two of three scoring races to win the Nat and Anne Case Cup. Yales lone win came in the varsity eight, where the Bulldogs took the closest race of the day, winning in 6:06.0.
April 24, 2010
Browns Takes 2010 Dunn Bowl With Sweep of Cornell and Columbia
Ithaca, NY The Brown womens crew continued an impressive 2010 spring season on Saturday morning, beating Columbia and Cornell by open water to capture the Dunn Bowl and run its Ivy League record to 3-1. Brunos top boat rowed a 6:29.5 on the Cayuga Inlet, leading the charge as the Bears swept all five events that they entered.
April 17, 2010
Brown Women Sweep Boston University and Northeastern
Boston, MA The Brown womens crew turned in perhaps its best performance of the season on Saturday afternoon, sweeping both Boston University and Northeastern in all five events, and rowing impressive times across the board. Brunos varsity eight led the way with the fastest time of the day, coming down the course in 6:27.4 to take an open water victory over the other two crews.
April 3, 2010
Brown Women Win Four of Five Against Radcliffe
Providence, RI The Brown womens crew turned in a solid morning of racing on the Seekonk River on Saturday, winning four of five events over Radcliffe, including both the first and second varsity eights. The Bears also took the top two spots in the second varsity fours race, and added a victory in the third varsity eight.
March 27, 2010
Women's Crew Wins Three Races Against Princeton and Ohio State
Princeton, NJ The Brown womens crew opened the Ivy League season with an illustration of their team depth on Saturday morning, winning three of five races against Princeton and Ohio State, though the Tigers did win the varsity eight by a three-second margin. Bruno came away with wins in the second, third, and fourth varsity eights though, as well as seconds in both the varsity eight and four.
March 20, 2010
Women's Crew Sweeps URI to Start Spring Season
Providence, R.I. The Brown womens crew began their spring dual race season in impressive fashion on Saturday morning, sweeping the URI women on the Seekonk River. The varsity 8 turned in the fastest race of the day, rowing a 6:50.59 to knock off the Rams by 16 seconds, but all six Brown boats appeared to already be in midseason form.
November 15, 2009
Women's Crew Wraps Up Fall Season With Victory at Foot of the Charles
The Bears traveled to Boston over the weekend to compete in the Foot of the Charles, coming away with a decisive victory in the prioritized varsity four to close out the fall season. Among the schools that finished behind Brown were Ivy rivals Harvard and Dartmouth, and several other impressive teams.
October 26, 2009
Crew Competes at Princeton Chase
The women's crew was in action at the Princeton Chase on Sunday afternoon, as the Bears finished with two boats in the top-seven at the highly competitive event. Bruno's top eight finished fourth with an impressive 15:29, while the "B" boat came across just seven seconds later to finish seventh, beating a number of "A" boats in the process.
October 19, 2009
Women's Crew Debuts With Eighth at the Charles
The Brown womens crew turned in an impressive performance in a snowy Head of the Charles over the weekend, kicking off their fall schedule with an eighth place finish in the Championship 8 race. The Bears beat many of the top collegiate boats from around the country, including Michigan and Harvard, crossing the line in 17:00.9.
August 17, 2009
Brown Crew Wins ECAC Turfer Award for Third Consecutive Year
CAPE COD, Mass. - Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Commissioner Rudy Keeling announced today that Brown University has earned the 2009 ECAC Turfer Athletic Rowing Trophy. It is the third consecutive year that the Bears have won the ECAC Turfer Athletic Rowing Trophy.
July 13, 2009
Lindsay McAlpine 09 Qualifies For Under-23 World Championship
Brown rower Lindsay McAlpine 09 (Berkeley, CA) has qualified for the Under-23 World Championships in Racice, Czech Republic, July 23-27, 2009, after teaming to win the womens lightweight pairs at the recent United States Championship on Mercer Lake in New Jersey.