June 15, 2010
Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
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.
June 3, 2010
Kara Kelly Selected to Play in IWLCA North-South Senior All-Star Game
Brown senior women's lacrosse standout Kara Kelly (Garden City, NY) has been selected to compete in the 2010 IWLCA Division I North-South Senior All-Star Game as part of the North Team. The contest will take place at the United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, PA on Saturday, June 12 at 12:00 noon. She is among a group of 40 senior student-athletes from Division I who were recognized with this honor in their final year of eligibility and one of five seniors from the Ivy League named to the squad. The North Team will be coached by Albanys Lindsey Hart, while James Madisons Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe will coach the South Team.
June 2, 2010
Waterman Named First Team IWLCA North All-Region
Junior womens lacrosse standout Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) was named 2010 First Team IWLCA North All-Region. One of 128 student-athletes from across the country honored, Waterman is one of 10 Ivy League student-athletes to earn First Team All-Region honors.
May 9, 2010
Bears Close Season with Loss to #5 Duke
The Brown women's lacrosse team (7-8) closed out its 2010 season on Sunday morning with a 23-9 loss to #5 Duke. Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) led the Bears with two goals and an assist, while seven other players also scored. With the nine goals, Brown finishes the season with 162 goals on the year, breaking a 19-year old school record for goals scored in a season (160). McGilloway also finished the year with 51 points, which ranks 7th all-time at Brown for points in a season, while her 36 goals also ranks 7th all-time at Brown. Both totals are the highest for a Bears' player since the 1996 season.
April 28, 2010
McGilloway & Waterman Named All-Ivy
Junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) and sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) of the Brown womens lacrosse team have been selected to the 2010 All-Ivy womens lacrosse team as selected by the Leagues eight head coaches. Waterman was named First Team, while McGilloway earned a spot on the Second Team, as both are first-time selections.
April 25, 2010
Bears Fall to #6 Penn, 19-5
The Brown women's lacrosse team (7-7, 2-5) dropped a 19-5 decision to #6 Penn in the Bears' 2010 Ivy League finale. Junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) and sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) led Brown with a pair of goals each, while junior Alexa Caldwell (Middletown, DE) also scored.
April 23, 2010
New Three-Part Interview with Head Coach Keely McDonald 00 Posted to Video Section
A new three-part video interview with head coach Keely McDonald 00 has been posted to the video section of the women's lacrosse page. McDonald shares her thoughts on the Cornell and BC games and also previews the Bears' upcoming games against #6 Penn and #4 Duke. To hear the entire interview in order, listen to the clips in numerical order (they are arranged from top-bottom on the video player menu).
April 18, 2010
Bears to Host Boston College on Senior Day
The Brown women's lacrosse team (7-5) will host Boston College (9-4) in its final home game of the 2010 season on Sunday afternoon, April 18, at 1:00 p.m. The contest will also mark the final game at Stevenson Field for the four members of the Class of 2010: Molly McCarthy (Scituate, MA) and tri-captains Bethany Buzzell (Middletown, MD), Kara Kelly (Garden City, NY), and Kiki Manners (North Potomac, MD). Fans who can not make it to Providence for Sunday's contest can follow the game live on Brownbears.com with livestats, audio, and or video ($7.00).
April 18, 2010
Bears Fall To BC In Overtime, 9-8
Hannah Alley scored the game-tying goal with 1:34 left in regulation and netted the game-winning goal with 11 seconds remaining in sudden death overtime to lead Boston College to a 9-8 victory over Brown at Stevenson Field in the final home game for the Bears. Paris Waterman and Kaela McGilloway led the Bears with two goals each. The wins lifts Boston College to 10-4 overall, while the Bears fall to 7-6 overall.
April 16, 2010
Bears to Host Cornell Friday at 4:00
The Bears enter Fridays game against Cornell having won their previous three games; 19-4 over Bryant, 14-12 over Columbia, and 17-9 over Manhattan. Brown is 2-3 in Ivy League play and still in the hunt for a spot in the inaugural Ivy League Tournament pending results against Cornell and Penn and results involving Yale, Harvard, and Cornell.
April 16, 2010
Cornell Goal in Final Seconds Lifts Big Red to 10-9 Win over Bears
Trailing, 9-6, with 8:17 remaining in the game, sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) scored three straight goals for Brown in a span of 6:02 to tie the game at 9-9 with 1:13 remaining in the contest. However, Cornells Kate Dewey would connect on a free position shot from the left of the center hash with just 1.5 seconds remaining to lift the Big Red (4-7, 3-3) to a 10-9 win over the Brown womens lacrosse team (7-5, 2-4) on a raw Friday afternoon at Stevenson Field.
April 12, 2010
McGilloway and Harvey Sweep Ivy League Weekly Awards
Sophomores Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) and Isabel Harvey (Baltimore, MD) have earned Ivy League Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors, respectively, for their role in helping to lead Brown to a 3-0 week. The Bears won three games in a span of six days, all on the road, while improving to 7-4 on the season.
April 11, 2010
Brown Wins Third Straight, 17-9, over Manhattan
Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) notched a career-high 10 points, split evenly between goals and assists, to help lead Brown (7-4) to a 17-9 victory over Manhattan on Sunday morning at Gaelic Park. McGilloways 10- point performance capped off a week where the Bears leading scorer tallied 20 points (9g, 11a) in three games, all wins.
April 10, 2010
Watermans Five Goals Lead Brown to 14-12 Win over Columbia
Junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) led seven different goal scorers with five goals to help lead the Brown womens lacrosse team (6-4, 2-3) to a 14-12 victory over Columbia (4-6, 0-5) on Saturday afternoon in New York. Her final two goals of the game were critical for the win, as they came within a span of two minutes and gave Brown a 14-10 lead after the Lions had made it a two-goal game with about 18 minutes remaining.
April 10, 2010
Bears to Play Back-to-Back Games in New York
The Brown women's lacrosse team (5-4, 1-3) will close out a stretch of three straight road games this weekend when it faces Columbia (4-5, 0-4) and Manhattan (1-9) on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. The Bears, who are coming off Tuesday night's 19-4 victory over Bryant for the inaugural Ocean State Cup, will look to win consecutive games for the second time this season. Brown enters the game with sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) and junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) leading the offense with 49 combined points. McGilloway has 27 points (20g, 7a), while Waterman adds 22 (19g, 3a).
April 6, 2010
Bears Begin Busy Week Tuesday Night at Bryant
Coming off a hard-fought, 9-7, loss to #9 Dartmouth, the Bears have a busy week ahead, beginning tonight when they travel to Smithfield, RI to face Bryant in a 7:00 p.m. contest. The game marks the beginning of a stretch where Brown will play three straight road games, as the Bears travel to New York City to face Columbia this Saturday and Manhattan on Sunday.
April 6, 2010
Bears Win Inaugural Ocean State Cup with 19-4 Win over Bryant
The Brown womens lacrosse team (5-4) scored the first nine goals of the game and never looked back en route to a 19-4 win over Bryant (2-10) in the inaugural Ocean State Cup contest Tuesday evening in Smithfield. Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) led all goal scorers with a career-high seven points on three goals and four assists.
April 3, 2010
Bears Resume Ivy League Play Saturday against #9 Dartmouth
The Bears enter Saturdays game against Dartmouth following an 18-4 win over St. Marys. Brown will look to even its Ivy League record this afternoon, as the Bears are 1-2 in League play after posting a win over Harvard and losses to Princeton and Yale. After todays game, the second straight at home for Brown, the Bears hit the road for three games next week; at Bryant, Columbia, and Manhattan.
April 3, 2010
Bears Drop Hard-Fought Game to #9 Dartmouth, 9-7
The Brown womens lacrosse team (4-4, 1-3) stayed with #9 Dartmouth (7-1, 3-0) for the first 30 minutes of play, but a five-goal run by the Big Green at the start of the second half would prove to be the difference, as Dartmouth held on for a 9-7 win over the Bears on Saturday afternoon at Stevenson Field. Trailing, 9-4, Brown attempted a late comeback, scoring three times in the final five minutes, but could get no closer than the final score.
March 30, 2010
Bears to Host St. Mary's Tuesday at 1:00
The Bears enter Tuesdays game against St. Mary's following an 11-10 win over Harvard on Saturday, their second straight victory over the Crimson. Brown begins a two-game homestand this afternoon against the Gaels, as it will host Dartmouth in its fourth Ivy game of the season on Saturday. This afternoons contest marks the second meeting all-time between the two programs and the first since March 2007.
March 30, 2010
Bears Run Past St. Marys, 18-4
The Brown womens lacrosse team (4-3) built a 12-0 lead, while holding visiting St. Marys (3-6) scoreless for the first 29:40 of the game, and went on to earn an 18-4 victory over the Gaels on a rain-soaked Berylson Family Field Tuesday afternoon. Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) led 11 different goal scorers with four goals, while senior Molly McCarthy (Scituate, MA) added three. Sophomores Julia Keller (Concord, MA) and Margaret Polanin (Chatham, NJ) each scored two times, while freshman Sasha Sassoon (London, England) notched a goal and two assists, as 13 different players posted at least one point in the win.
March 27, 2010
Womens Lacrosse Resumes Ivy Play at Harvard after 10-Day Hiatus
The Bears travel up I-95 this Saturday to face Harvard in their first game back after a 10-day hiatus. The game against the Crimson is the third straight Ivy contest for Brown, which is in search of its first League victory of the season after falling to #13 Princeton, 16-6, and Yale, 8-7, in its last two games. Fans can follow Saturdays action live at GoCrimson.com via either live stats (free) or audio and video ($6.95).
March 27, 2010
Bears Survive Harvards Second-Half Run; Hold on for 11-10 Victory
Leading 10-2 4:20 into the second half, the Brown womens lacrosse team (3-3, 1-2) survived a second-half rally by Harvard (3-4, 1-2) and held on for an 11-10 victory over the Crimson on Saturday afternoon in Cambridge. Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) led six different Brown scorers with five goals and an assist, while junior Alexa Caldwell (Middletown, DE) posted two goals.
March 17, 2010
Bears to Face Yale in Second Straight Ivy Contest
Having alternated wins with losses so far this season, Brown will look to continue the trend this afternoon when the Bears face Yale in a 4:00 p.m. Ivy contest. The Bears (2-2, 0-1) enter the game following a 16-6 loss to #13 Princeton, while the Bulldogs, who open their Ivy schedule this afternoon, are coming off a 9-8 victory over Marist. Live stats will be available for the game on brownbears.com.
March 17, 2010
Yale Earns 8-7 Victory over Bears with Last-Second Goal
Junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE) scored five goals, but it wasn't enough, as Yale (3-3, 1-0) overcame a 3-0 deficit to earn an 8-7 victory over the Brown women's lacrosse team (2-3, 0-2) on Wednesday afternoon in Connecticut.
March 13, 2010
Women's Lacrosse to Open Ivy Season against #13 Princeton
The Bears, currently 2-0 in home games, host #13 Princeton in their 2010 Ivy opener. This marks the second straight year that Brown will open its Ivy schedule during this weekend, as the Bears earned an 12-8 win over Harvard in their 2009 Ivy opener on March 14th. Brown will look to post its second straight win, after claiming a 13-10 victory over Quinnipiac last Sunday. Against the Bobcats, sophomore Kaela McGilloway paced the offense with four goals and two assists, while freshman Lindsay Minges added three goals. Junior Paris Waterman also had two goals, while senior Molly McCarthy scored one and assisted two others. McCarthy also led the Bears with four ground balls and three draw controls, while Minges and junior Krissi Penikis each had three ground balls. Sophomore Isabel Harvey stopped five shots.
March 13, 2010
#13 Princeton Utilizes Five-Goal Run at End of First in Handing Bears a 16-6 Defeat in 2010 Ivy Opener
The 13th-ranked Princeton womens lacrosse team (2-2, 1-0) broke a 3-3 tie with five straight goals in the final 2:42 of the first half to take an 8-3 lead at the break and earn a 16-6 victory over the Bears (2-2, 0-1) in their 2010 Ivy opener. The game was played during a steady downpour at Browns Berylson Family Fields.
March 7, 2010
Bears Return Home to Host Quinnipiac on Sunday at 1:00
Having split their first two games of the season, the Bears will look to rebound from Wednesday's 9-5 loss to #12 Boston University, when they host Quinnipiac (0-1) this Sunday, March 7th, in a 1:00 p.m. contest. The game begins a two-game homestand for Brown, which will host Princeton in its 2010 Ivy opener on March 13th.
March 7, 2010
Late Run Powers Womens Lacrosse Past Quinnipiac 13-10
Providence, RI- Sophomore Kaela McGilloway (Sea Cliff, NY) scored four goals and freshman Lindsay Minges (Rochester, NY) added three to help lead the Brown womens lacrosse team to a 13-10 victory over Quinnipiac this afternoon at Berylson Field. The win improved Brown to 2-1 on the year, while the Bobcats dropped to 0-2.
March 3, 2010
Brown to Face First Ranked Opponent of Season on Wednesay at #12 Boston University
Coming off a 14-6 season-opening victory over Sacred Heart, the Brown women's lacrosse team (1-0) travels to #12 Boston University (1-0) for a non-league match Wednesday afternoon at 4:00. The Terriers mark Brown's first opponent ranked in the national top-20, as the Bears will also face Penn (currently ranked #3), Duke (currently ranked #6), Princeton (currently ranked #9), and Dartmouth (currently ranked #20) this year.
March 3, 2010
#12 Boston University Erases 4-3 Halftime Deficit with Six-Goal Run in Second Half
Trailing, 4-3, at the start of the second half, 12th-ranked Boston University (2-0) reeled off six straight goals, including three in the first 5:24 of the half, to earn a 9-5 victory over the Brown women's lacrosse team (1-1) on Wednesday afternoon at Nickerson Field.
February 25, 2010
Brown Set to Open 2010 Season on Saturday against Sacred Heart
Sixth-year head coach Keely McDonald '00 and the Brown women's lacrosse team is set to open the 2010 season this weekend when the Bears host Sacred Heart at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 27th. Live stats for the game will be available on Brownbears.com. The Bears return two of their top three scorers from a year ago and will look to improve upon last year's 7-8 record (3-4 in the Ivy League) and fourth place finish in the Ivy League. Under the leadership of senior tri-captains Bethany Buzzell (Middletown, MD), Kara Kelly (Garden City, NY) and Kiki Manners (North Potomac, MD), the Bears are playing for a top four finish in the Ancient Eight and a trip to the first-ever Ivy League Women's Lacrosse Tournament.
February 10, 2010
Women's Lacrosse Team Raising Awareness for Lupus with "Lacrosse for Lupus"
The Brown women's lacrosse team, which will sponsor several service projects throughout the year, has plans for a major fundraising initiative to benefit the Lupus Foundation. The Bears are hosting two events this spring, beginning with a coaches' clinic on February 21st, to raise awareness and money for the Foundation. Chaired by junior Paris Waterman (Newark, DE), the Lacrosse for Lupus committee and the rest of the team will also sell t-shirts and wear special game jerseys for their Ivy opener against Princeton on March 13th.
February 9, 2010
Service with a Smile
With more than 350 children from pre-school to fifth grade classrooms in the Vartan Gregorian Elementary School auditorium, Colin Grimsey had the attention of nearly all the students in his charge on Wednesday, October 21, 2009. The youngish-looking principal lauded Browns student-athletes, scores of whom were also in the audience. Those student-athletes in attendance and hundreds more, work with the children in his school on a daily basis. Little faces fixed their gazes on their principal, listening to every word he said. Then Bruno walked in.
January 27, 2010
Suzanne Bailey 91 to be Inducted into Potomac Chapter of Lacrosse Hall of Fame
Former Brown women's lacrosse and soccer standout, Suzanne Bailey '91, has been selected for induction into the U.S. Lacrosse Potomac Chapter Lacrosse Hall of Fame. The Class of 2010, which also includes Ryan Curtis, Michael DelGrande, Kim Hutcherson, Bud Mayo, and Mary Pat Veihmeyer, will be recognized at the 2010 Induction Ceremony and Dinner, scheduled for Saturday, February 6, 2010 at the University Club of Washington, DC.
January 12, 2010
Waterman Named One of Delaware's Top High School Basketball Players of the Decade
Junior women's lacrosse standout Paris Waterman (Newark, DE), who was a First Team All-State selection in three sports as a senior at the Sanford School, has been named one of Delaware's top high school basketball players of the decade by Delaware's Finest Inc., a local basketball charity group that polled coaches, referees and media. Waterman earned Second Team All-Decade honors and All-Defensive First Team recognition, while getting named the top defender of the decade.
November 11, 2009
Five Women's Laxers Named to 2009 IWLCA National Academic Honor Roll
Five members of the Brown women's lacrosse team are among 189 Division I student-athletes from across the country recognized on the 2009 IWLCA National Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible, student-athletes must be a member of the varsity lacrosse team, must have achieved junior or senior standing academically, and must have achieved a GPA of 3.20 or higher. Individually, Brown led the league with five recipients, while Dartmouth, Penn, and Yale each had three.
October 9, 2009
Bears Set to Open 2009 Fall Season at Holy Cross
Under the leadership of head coach Keely McDonald 00 and senior tri-captains Bethany Buzzell (Middletown, MD), Kara Kelly (Garden City, NY), and Kiki Manners (North Potomac, MD), the Brown women's lacrosse team is set to open the 2009-10 season this Saturday, October 10, at Holy Cross. The Bears will participate in their first challenge of the new year in the fall play day, the first of three events scheduled for this fall.
August 25, 2009
McDonald Announces Class of 2013
Coming off one of the Bears best seasons in recent history after finishing in fourth in the Ivy League, the Bears welcome eight newcomers to the program this fall. This years talented group of newcomers will look to contribute immediately on a team that posted a 7-8 record in the spring of 2009.
August 21, 2009
Jill DePetris Named Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach
Jill DePetris has been named an assistant coach for the womens lacrosse team, in an announcement made by head coach Keely McDonald.