2014-15 Brown Women's Swimming and Diving News

May 18, 2015
Brown Athletics Honors 2015 Award Winners at Seventh Annual Senior Celebration
Brown University athletics held its Seventh Annual Senior Celebration and Awards Luncheon at the Providence Biltmore on Monday, May 18, 2015. Over 275 student-athletes, coaches, staff and distinguished guests attended the event to celebrate another year of success in competition, in the classroom and in the community. President Christina Paxson and Director of Athletics Jack Hayes each took the opportunity to address the room and acknowledge the accomplishments and contributions of the class of 2015.

April 23, 2015
Women’s Swimming & Diving Announces Award Winners At Annual Banquet
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming & diving team honored its five award winners at the team’s annual banquet held at the Brown Faculty Club on April 15.

February 21, 2015
Matsumoto Captures 200 Butterfly Title, Brown Finishes Sixth at Ivy Championships
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second straight day, Gina Matsumoto highlighted the Brown performances at the 2015 Ivy League Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships.

February 20, 2015
Matsumoto Highlights Day Two of the Ivy League Women's Swimming & Diving Championships
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team wrapped up day two of the 2015 Ivy League Championships in sixth place with 514 points.

February 19, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Fifth After Day One of Ivy Championships
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team ended day one action of the 2015 Ivy League Championships in fifth place with 243 points.

February 9, 2015
This Week In Brown Athletics (Feb 9 - Feb 15, 2015)
This week will present a number of opportunities to see Brown University’s varsity teams in action...

February 7, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Dropped By Yale, 171-72
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team battled the Yale Bulldogs hard before ultimately falling, 171-72, at the Kiphuth Exhibition Pool on Saturday.

February 4, 2015
Zagoren Selected as Corvias ECAC Division I New England Co-Rookie of the Week
DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman Jenna Zagoren of the Brown women’s swimming and diving team was named as Corvias ECAC Division I New England Co-Rookie of the Week in an announcement made by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference on Wednesday.

January 31, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Upends Cornell, 158-142
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team grabbed its second Ivy dual meet victory of the season, 158-142, over Cornell at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Saturday.

January 29, 2015
Student-Athlete Profile: Rachel Speakman '16
Get to know junior Rachel Speakman in 10 questions.

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 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 21, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Training Trip Blog #3
Brown University Women's Swimming & Diving was in South Florida for its annual Training Trip last week. Along with the men's team, both squads stayed in Deerfield Beach and trained at St. Andrews School in Boca Raton.

January 17, 2015
Women's Swimming and Diving Drops Pair To Harvard and Penn
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team suffered dual meet setbacks to Harvard and Penn on Saturday at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

January 14, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Training Trip Blog #2
Brown University Women’s Swimming & Diving is in South Florida for its annual Training Trip. While down south, the team will be sharing stories, pictures, and videos from the trip.

January 12, 2015
This Week in Brown Athletics (January 12-18, 2015)
This week will not fall short of athletic events on College Hill. The Bears will have eight home games, with five of the match ups against fellow Ivy League opponents...

January 12, 2015
Women's Swimming & Diving Training Trip Blog
Brown University Women’s Swimming & Diving is in South Florida for its annual Training Trip. While down south, the team will be sharing stories, pictures, and videos from the trip.

January 3, 2015
Swimming & Diving Senior Salute
On Saturday, Brown University Swimming & Diving saluted the seniors with a send-off video prior to hosting the Cornell Big Red. The group had many individuals to thank - check out their thoughts about their time at Brown University.

December 7, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Finishes Third At The Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team finished third overall at this weekend’s Brown Classic, a three-day event held at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

December 6, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Sit Third After Day Two of the Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team remained in third place behind Yale and Princeton through two days of action at the Brown Invitational held at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

December 5, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Sits Third After Day One Of The Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team finished up Friday’s action in third place at the Brown Invitational held at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

November 26, 2014
Student-Athlete Profile: Kate Dillione '15
Get to know senior Kate Dillione in 10 questions.

November 19, 2014
Student-Athlete Profile: Sarah Cronin '18
Get to know freshman Sarah Cronin in 10 questions.

November 8, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Edges UMass, 151-149
AMHERST, Mass. – The Brown women’s swimming and diving team won its second dual meet in as many days with a narrow 151-149 triumph over Joseph R. Rogers Jr. pool on Saturday.

November 7, 2014
Women's Swimming and Diving Opens With 136-107 Triumph Over Northeastern
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Brown women's swimming and diving team ushered in a new era with a 136-107 victory over Northeastern on Friday afternoon at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

October 17, 2014
Speroni, Lindblom Join Women’s Swimming and Diving Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Former Brown swimmer Sam Speroni ‘11 has been named Assistant Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach in an announcement made by Head Coach Kate Kovenock on Thursday. Former Kenyon College standout, Sydnee Lindblom, will also join the staff as a volunteer assistant.

August 27, 2014
Kate Kovenock Named Head Women's Swimming & Diving Coach
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Kate Kovenock has been named the Head Women’s Swimming & Diving Coach at Brown in an announcement made by Director of Athletics Jack Hayes on Wednesday.