Three year captain Aneal Helms returns fresh and charged up for her senior season after taking some time off during the Spring. Her enthusiasm and leadership is expected to drive the team. The coaching staff is excited about the amount of competition that will take place for starting positions. With both returning players and incoming freshmen in the mix, it is a situation that should make the whole team stronger and more competitive.
Brown's early non-conference schedule features an early season tournament at Syracuse University on Friday September 13th. The Bear's home opener will be in the Pizzitola Memorial Sports Center on Tuesday September 24th against Northeastern at 7:00 PM. This match-up will be the 7th of the season.