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.
May 14, 2010
Kristie Chin & Katie Rothamel Earn All-Ivy Softball Honors
Providence, RI- Junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) and senior shortstop Katie Rothamel (Brentwood, TN) earned Second Team All-Ivy honors after both had outstanding seasons for the Brown University softball team. The Bears finished the year 20-22 overall and earned a 7-13 mark in the Ivy League.
May 7, 2010
Kristie Chin Earns Second Team Academic All-District Honors
Providence, RI- Brown University junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) received CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Second Team Academic All-District honors.
May 1, 2010
Bears End Season with Series Split Against Yale
New Haven, Conn. Yales Katie Yanagisawas single in the bottom of the 11th inning lifted the Yale Bulldogs to a 5-4 victory over the Brown softball team in game one of a doubleheader this afternoon. However, the Bears fought back in game two and came out on top with a 2-0 win to end the 2010 season 20-22 overall with a 7-13 mark in the Ivy League.
April 30, 2010
Softball Splits with Yale
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team (19-21, 6-12 Ivy) defeated Yale (10-27, 5-13 Ivy) 6-5 in game one of the doubleheader this afternoon at the Erickson Athletic Complex but fell 4-2 in game two. Freshman Stephanie Thompson (Chino, CA) went 3-for-8 at the plate today with four RBI and two runs scored, while junior Kristie Chin went 1-1 at the mound and batted .600 with a 3-for-5 performance at the plate with a run scored and an RBI.
April 28, 2010
Chins Homer in Bottom of 7th Leads Brown to Split with Dartmouth
Providence, RI- Junior pitcher Kristie Chin hit a homerun in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Brown University softball team (18-20, 5-11 Ivy) to a 2-1 victory over Dartmouth (14-22, 11-4 Ivy) on Wednesday afternoon to split the series. The Bears fell 4-3 in the first game of the doubleheader today after the Big Green had a three-run fourth inning rally to take the win.
April 27, 2010
Brown Downs Bryant in Five, 9-1
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team (17-19, 4-10 Ivy) cruised to a 9-1 five inning victory over Bryant (7-34, 4-12 NEC) this afternoon at the Erickson Athletic Complex. Freshman Stephanie Thompson (Chino, CA) led the Bears at the plate today, going 3-for-3 with three RBI and two runs scored while junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) earned her 11th win at the mound to move to 11-3 on the year.
April 25, 2010
Softball Game vs. Dartmouth Postponed Until Wednesday
Providence, RI- Sunday's softball game featuring Brown University and Dartmouth College has been postponed due to poor weather conditions. The doubleheader is rescheduled for 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
April 24, 2010
Bears Defeat Dartmouth 5-4; Fall 8-0 in Game Two
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team (16-19, 4-10 Ivy) showed its resilience in game one of the doubleheader this afternoon, as the squad clawed their way back from a 4-1 deficit third-inning deficit to a 5-4 victory. However, Bruno couldnt hold in the second game two, falling 8-0 to the Big Green in six innings. Senior Katie Rothamel (Brentwood, TN) led the offense going 3-for-7 with a double and two runs scored. Freshman Avery Silverstein (Woodbridge, CT) followed going 2-for-5 with an RBI.
April 24, 2010
Times for Tomorrow's Brown vs. Dartmouth Softball Games Changed
Providence, RI- The game times for tomorrow's softball doubleheader featuring Brown University and Dartmouth College has been moved earlier to try and beat the rain scheduled for the next few days. Instead of the game beginning at 12:30 p.m. on the Brown softball field at the Erickson Athletic Complex, it will now start at 10:00 a.m.
April 22, 2010
Softball Game vs. Bryant Postponed Until Tuesday
Providence, RI- Due to inclement weather conditions, the Brown vs. Bryant softball game scheduled for today at 4:00 p.m. has been postponed, and has been rescheduled for 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 27.
April 19, 2010
Harvard Takes Doubleheader From Brown Behind Strong Pitching
Cambridge, MA Harvard used a pair of strong pitching performances to sweep a doubleheader with Brown on Monday afternoon, winning three of four against the Bears on the weekend after 4-2 and 2-0 victories. Kristie Chin and Liz DiMascio each turned in strong starts for Bruno, combining to allow just six runs in 10.1 innings.
April 18, 2010
Brown Softball Splits with Harvard
Cambridge, MA- Sophomore Sandra Mastrangelo hit an RBI single in the top of the seventh inning to lead the Brown University softball team to a 1-0 victory over Harvard in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday afternoon. The Bears couldnt hang on in game two, and fell 4-1 after Harvards Jessica Ferri hit a three RBI double in the bottom of the sixth to earn a 4-1 victory.
April 16, 2010
Off the Field with Sophomore Sandra Mastrangelo
Sophomore outfielder Sandra Mastrangelo has had a solid 2010 softball season for the Bears and has helped the squad to a 14-15 overall record and a 2-6 mark in Ivy League play. Mastrangelo has tallied 16 hits, 16 runs scored and six RBI while her on base percentage of .337 ranks fifth on the team. Mastrangelo took a few minutes to answer some questions regarding the season thus far.
April 14, 2010
Bears Earn Split vs. Providence College Friars
Providence, RI- Senior Amanda Asay (Prince George, BC) went 3-for-6 from the plate with one homerun and five RBI to help lead the Brown University softball team (14-15, 2-6 Ivy) to a split against the visiting Providence College Friars on Wednesday afternoon at the Erickson Athletic Complex. Asay's walk-off grand slam with two outs in the bottom of the fifth inning helped Brown secure an 11-3 victory in game one, but then the Bears fell 4-0 to the feisty Friars in game two.
April 11, 2010
Bears Drop Two to Cornell Big Red
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team (13-14, 2-6 Ivy) dropped two games to the Cornell University Big Red on Sunday afternoon at the Erickson Athletic Complex. The Big Red cruised to an 8-0 six-inning victory in game one, and then defeated Brown 15-4 in five innings in the second game of the double header.
April 10, 2010
Brown Softball Earns Split Against Princeton Tigers
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team (13-12, 2-4 Ivy) had a big five-run first inning to defeat Princeton (7-23, 1-5 Ivy) University 5-0 in game, but lost 6-5 in game two at the Erickson Athletic Complex on Saturday afternoon. Senior shortstop Katie Rothamel (Brentwood, TN) led the Bears on offense going 5-for-8 at the plate with three RBI and one run scored, while both Amanda Asay (Prince George, BC) and Kate Strobel (Denver, CO) tallied homeruns during the games today.
April 9, 2010
Softball Game vs. Princeton Postponed Until Sunday
Providence, RI- Due to bad weather conditions today in Providence, the Brown University softball doubleheader scheduled for today at 2:00 p.m. has been postponed. The game has been rescheduled for tomorrow at 12:30 p.m..
April 6, 2010
Rhode Island Takes Two from Brown Softball
Kingston, RI- The University of Rhode Island Rams (11-18) picked up two wins against the Brown University softball team (12-11) this afternoon at the URI Softball Complex. Erika Mueller led the Bears offense going 4-for-5 at the plate while scoring one run.
April 3, 2010
Brown Softball Splits with Columbia
New York NY- The Brown University softball team defeated Columbia University 3-0 in game one of a doubleheader, but dropped 10-5 in game two to earn the split.
April 2, 2010
Off the Field with Junior Danielle Comissiong
Providence, RI- Junior Danielle Comissiong (St. Thomas, VI) has seen action in eight games this season and has played in the outfield and as a designated hitter for the Brown University softball team. She has helped the Bears to an 11-6 overall record, which includes a Lady Pirate Classic Championship in Hampton, Virginia.
April 2, 2010
Bears Drop Two to Penn Quakers in Ivy League Opener
Philadelphia, PA- The Brown University softball team lost its first two Ivy League games this afternoon to the University of Pennsylvania. The Quakers defeated Brown 6-2 after a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh, and followed it up with a 5-0 win in game two.
April 1, 2010
Brown Softball Doubleheader with Rhode Island Rescheduled for April 6
Providence, RI- Brown University's matchup against Rhode Island has been rescheduled for April 6 at the URI Softball Complex, beginning at 3:00 p.m.
March 31, 2010
Off the Field with Junior Kristie Chin
Providence, RI- Brown University junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) has had a great start to the 2010 softball season. She has been outstanding at the mound so far as she has a perfect 5-0 record and has helped lead Brown to its 11-6 record. Chins 0.47 earned run average leads the Ivy League, and she has allowed just two earned runs in 30 innings pitched. Chin also ranks first in opposing batting average in the league (.139), first in runs allowed (8), first in hits allowed (14) and second in wins (5).
March 31, 2010
Brown Softball Doubleheader with Rhode Island Cancelled
Kingston, RI- Due to the recent rain and flooding in the Southern Rhode Island area, todays softball doubleheader vs. Rhode Island has been cancelled. A make-up date has not been scheduled.
March 25, 2010
Kate Strobels Three-Run Homer Lifts Bears to 5-4 Victory over Bryant
Smithfield, RI- Sophomore Kate Strobel (Denver, CO) hit a three-run homerun in the fifth inning to lift the Brown University softball team (11-6) to a 5-4 victory over Bryant (3-15) on Thursday evening. Junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) earned the win at the mound to improve her record to 4-0 on the year.
March 23, 2010
Browns Kristie Chin Named Ivy League Pitcher of the Week
Providence, RI- Junior pitcher Kristie Chin (Katy, TX) was 2-0 this weekend for the Brown University softball team (10-6), and is the only Brown pitcher who is still undefeated at the mound with a 3-0 overall record.
March 20, 2010
Softball Defeats St. Peters; Falls to Wisconsin-Green Bay
Kissimmee, FL- The Brown University softball team fell 6-0 to Wisconsin-Green Bay on Friday afternoon but defeated St. Peters 4-1.
March 20, 2010
Bears Split on Last Day of Rebel Spring Games
Kissimmee, FL- After a 3-2 loss to Marist, the Bears bounced back to an 8-7 eight-inning victory against Fairleigh Dickinson during Brown's final day competing at the Rebel Spring Games.
March 19, 2010
Bears Split on First Day of Rebel Spring Games
Kissimmee, FL- The Brown softball team went 1-1 during the first day of the Rebel Spring Games earning a 6-4 win against Manhattan, but then falling 6-0 to the Cleveland State Vikings.
March 16, 2010
Brown Softball Sweeps Ivy League Weekly Awards
Providence, RI- After going 5-1 and winning the Lady Pirate Classic Championship at Hampton University, Brown University senior Katie Rothamel earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors while freshman Liz DiMascio was named the Ivy Leagues Pitcher and Rookie of the Week.
March 15, 2010
Softball Earns Lady Pirate Classic Championship
Hampton, VA- The Brown University softball team defeated Arcadia (7-0), Coppin State (1-0) and Hampton University (5-4) to claim the Lady Pirate Classic Championship this weekend.
March 13, 2010
Softball Earns Split on First Day of Lady Pirate Classic
Hampton, VA- The Brown University softball team earned a split during the first day of the Lady Pirate Classic hosted by Hampton University on Friday. The Bears came up short against Central Connecticut falling 6-5, but rallied in game two in a 12-1 five-inning win against Coppin State.
March 13, 2010
Bears Roll Past Hampton University, 12-2
Hampton, VA- The bats continued to stay hot for the Brown University softball team as it defeated Hampton University 12-2 yesterday afternoon. With the win, the Bears are the No. 2 seed going into bracket play this afternoon in a single-elimination bracket.
March 10, 2010
Off the Field with Senior Katie Rothamel
Providence, RI- Senior shortstop Katie Rothamel (Brentwood, TN) got off to a great start for the Brown University softball team. A team captain, Rothamel helped lead the Bears to the championship game of the UMBC Retriever Classic last weekend. She started in all four games helping Brown to a 2-2 record, while batting .333. Rothamel was 5-of-15 at the plate, which included three doubles, and scored five runs and tallied two RBI.
March 7, 2010
Softball Drops Two to UMBC
Baltimore, MD- The Brown University softball team (2-2) was defeated twice by host University of Maryland-Baltimore County at the UMBC Retriever Classic this afternoon. The Bears fell 4-2 in game one, and followed it up with a 6-5 loss to the Retrievers during the championship game. Sophomore Kate Strobel led the offense with three hits, including a homerun, three RBI and two runs scored in seven at bats, and rookie Stephanie Thompson had three hits and two RBI in seven at bats.
March 6, 2010
Relief Pitching Helps Bears to 2-0 Start at UMBC Retriever Classic
Baltimore, MD- The Brown University softball team (2-0) started out the 2010 season with two wins at the UMBC Retriever Classic on Saturday afternoon. The Bears defeated Morgan State 9-8 in 11 innings and then went on to defeat Fairleigh Dickinson 7-5. Senior catcher Amanda Asay (Prince George, BC) batted .667 in the two wins, and led the Bears with four hits, including a double and two RBI.
March 3, 2010
Brown Softball Game Times at UMBC Retriever Classic Changed
Baltimore, MD- Host University of Maryland-Baltimore County has changed game times for the UMBC Retriever Classic this weekend. The new schedule is listed below.
March 3, 2010
Off the Field with Senior Captain Andrea Browne
With just two days to go before the Brown softball season opener at the UMBC Retriever Classic, senior outfielder Andrea Browne talks about the team, preseason, and the upcoming games. Last season, Browne played and started in 36 games for the Bears in left field. Browne batted .228 for the year on 23 hits, including six doubles, and also combined for eight RBI.
March 3, 2010
UPDATED SOFTBALL SCHEDULE AT UMBC RETRIEVER CLASSIC
Baltimore, MD- This weekends UMBC Retriever Classic schedule has been adjusted, again, due to field conditions at the UMBC Softball Stadium. The softball UMBC Retriever Classic will now be played on Saturday and Sunday.
February 25, 2010
Off the Field with Brown Senior Captain Amanda Asay
Providence, RI- Senior captain Amanda Asay is ready for an exciting 2010 softball season. The Bears will open up the year at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County when it takes on Morgan State at 1:00 p.m. on March 5, followed by a 3:00 p.m. game against host UMBC.
February 25, 2010
Softball Set to Begin 2010 Season
The 2010 edition of the Brown softball team is ready to embark on a new season. Featuring just three seniors and the addition of nine newcomers to the roster, Head Coach Dee Dee Enabenter-Omidiji is expecting her four captains; seniors Amanda Asay, Katie Rothamel, Andrea Browne and junior Danielle Comissiong to lead the team both on and off the field this season.
November 5, 2009
Brown Softball Participates in Dash for Diabetes
Providence, RI- The Brown University softball team recently participated in Dash for Diabetes and helped raise $2,500 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The one-mile race was located around the Brown University campus as the course traversed a continuous, gradual downhill slope to allow runners to attain record times for a distance of one mile.
October 8, 2009
Softball Earns NFCA Honors for Academic Excellence
Providence, RI- The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) recently announced the girls got game Top Ten All-Academic Teams, based on GPAs submitted for the 2008-09 school year. Through this program, the NFCA honors high school and collegiate softball teams for their success in the classroom. The Bears ranked eighth out of the 10 schools honored with a 3.462.
August 3, 2009
Michelle Moses 09 Wins Gold at Maccabiah Games
Israel- Former Brown University softball pitcher Michelle Moses (Cooper City, FL) and incoming freshman Maddi Tropp-Bluestone (Northbrook, IL) recently arrived back in the United States after competing for the US at the 18th Maccabiah Games. The two helped guide USA to a gold medal with an outstanding 8-0 record on the week.