• Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
    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.
  • Women's Water Polo Coach Felix Mercado Announces Class of 2014
    May 28, 2010
    Women's Water Polo Coach Felix Mercado Announces Class of 2014 Providence, RI- Brown University Water Polo Coach Felix Mercado has recently announced his Class of 2014. Mercado's six newcomers will help the Bears improve on its 20-15 overall mark this past spring and will help the program continue to be successful both athletically and academically.
  • Water Polo’s Stephanie Laing Named CWPA Defensive Player of the Week
    May 06, 2010
    Water Polo’s Stephanie Laing Named CWPA Defensive Player of the Week Providence, RI- Brown University senior goalie Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) stopped 24 shots over three games to lead the Bears to sixth place finish at the 2010 Eastern Championship and earn the May 3 Women's Varsity Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week award.
  • Stephanie Laing & Lauren Presant Earn All-East Honors
    May 04, 2010
    Stephanie Laing & Lauren Presant Earn All-East Honors Senior Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) was selected to the Eastern Championship First Team and senior Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) was selected to the Second Team in a recent announcement made by the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA). Both helped lead the Brown women’s water polo team to a 20-15 record and a 1-3 mark in Northern Division Play.
  • Presant's Hat-Trick Leads Brown Water Polo to 8-5 Victory over Maryland
    May 01, 2010
    Presant's Hat-Trick Leads Brown Water Polo to 8-5 Victory over Maryland COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Lauren Presant (Sr., Poway, Calif./Poway) recorded a hat-trick and Joanna Wohlmuth (Jr., Manhattan Beach, Calif./Mira Costa) added a pair of markers as the Brown University Bears defeated the University of Maryland 8-5 to advance to the fifth place game at the 2010 Eastern Championship at Maryland's Eppley Recreation Center.
  • Bears Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors
    April 30, 2010
    Bears Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors Providence, RI- At the Eastern Championship banquet this evening, five Brown women’s water polo players received Northern Division honors. Seniors Stephanie Laing, Sarah Glick and Lauren Presant received First Team All-North honors, while freshman Brittany Westerman and junior Joanna Wohlmuth were selected to the Second Team.
  • No. 14 Indiana Sinks Brown Water Polo at Eastern Championship
    April 30, 2010
    No. 14 Indiana Sinks Brown Water Polo at Eastern Championship COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Kara Butler (Jr., Poway, Calif./Poway) scored four times to lead five University of Indiana scorers as the No. 14-nationally ranked Hoosiers upended Brown University 8-5 in the fourth and final game of the 2010 Eastern Championship first round at the University of Maryland's Eppley Recreation Center.
  • Sarah Glick & Stephanie Laing Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors
    April 19, 2010
    Sarah Glick & Stephanie Laing Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors Brown University's Sarah Glick (Sr., Bonita, Calif./Bonita Vista) posted six goals, eight steals, three steals and two ejections-drawn as the Bears clinched an automatic berth to the Eastern Championship. For her performance, Glick earned the Women's Varsity Northern Division Player of the Week award. Laing earned Defensive Player of the Week accolades after she tallied 46 saves in three games for an average of 15.33 saves per game.
  • Brown Seniors Lead Water Polo to 14-10 Victory over Harvard
    April 18, 2010
    Brown Seniors Lead Water Polo to 14-10 Victory over Harvard Norton, Mass. – Senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) tallied five goals and senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) picked up seven saves to help lead the Brown women’s water polo team to a dominating 14-10 senior day win against Harvard on Sunday afternoon at Wheaton College.
  • Water Polo Falls 12-9 to Hartwick in Overtime
    April 17, 2010
    Water Polo Falls 12-9 to Hartwick in Overtime Cambridge, Mass. – The Brown University women’s water polo team lost 12-9 in overtime to Hartwick College hosted at Harvard on Saturday afternoon. Leading the Bears’ offense was Brittany Westerman with three goals, while goalkeeper Stephanie Laing recorded 16 saves in net.
  • Harvard Earns 7-6 Overtime Win Against Brown Women’s Water Polo
    April 15, 2010
    Harvard Earns 7-6 Overtime Win Against Brown Women’s Water Polo Cambridge, MA- Senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) tallied a Brown University record-high 24 saves in net last night, but it wasn’t enough for the Brown women’s water polo team to defeat Harvard, as the squad fell 7-6 in overtime.
  • Hartwick Defeats Brown Women’s Water Polo in Northern Division Game
    April 10, 2010
    Hartwick Defeats Brown Women’s Water Polo in Northern Division Game Oneonta, N.Y. - The Hartwick women’s water polo team defeated Brown 11-6 this afternoon at Moyer Pool. Brown senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) led the offense today with two goals, while senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) tallied 14 saves in net to lead the defensive effort.
  • Bears Sweep CWPA Weekly Awards
    April 06, 2010
    Bears Sweep CWPA Weekly Awards Providence, RI- After a solid week out west, the Brown women’s water polo team has once again swept the CWPA Northern Division awards. Senior Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) was named the Defensive Player of the Week, seniors Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) and Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) were named Co-Players of the Week, and Brittany Westerman (Palo Alto, CA) received Rookie of the Week honors.
  • Bears Defeat Cal State San Bernardino 7-6; Falls to UC San Diego
    April 04, 2010
    Bears Defeat Cal State San Bernardino 7-6; Falls to UC San Diego In its final day competing on the west coast, the Brown University women’s water polo team earned a thrilling 7-6 overtime victory against Cal State San Bernardino, but fell 11-7 to UC San Diego.
  • Water Polo Falls to Cal Baptist, 12-8
    April 03, 2010
    Water Polo Falls to Cal Baptist, 12-8 San Diego, Calif. – After losing center defender Katherine Stanton due to an injury suffered during Brown’s previous game against San Diego State, a short-handed Bears squad was not able to overcome Cal Baptist last night at the Aztec Aquaplex at San Diego State.
  • No. 20 Brown Women’s Water Polo Falls 15-6 to No. 1 USC
    April 02, 2010
    No. 20 Brown Women’s Water Polo Falls 15-6 to No. 1 USC Los Angeles, CA- No. 1 ranked USC secured its 15th straight win when it cruised to a 15-6 victory over the No. 20 Brown women’s water polo team on Thursday afternoon at McDonald’s Swim Stadium. The Trojans improved to 15-1 overall while Brown moves to 17-7.
  • No. 14 San Diego State Earns 10-5 Win against No. 20 Brown Women’s Water Polo
    April 02, 2010
    No. 14 San Diego State Earns 10-5 Win against No. 20 Brown Women’s Water Polo San Diego, CA- The No. 14 ranked San Diego State Aztecs defeated the No.20 Brown women’s water polo team 10-5 at the Aztec Aquaplex this afternoon.
  • Women’s Water Polo Sweeps CWPA Weekly Awards
    March 31, 2010
    Women’s Water Polo Sweeps CWPA Weekly Awards Providence, RI- Senior Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI), senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) and freshman Brittany Westerman (Palo Alto, CA) received CWPA Northern Division honors after a solid weekend out west for the Brown University women’s water polo team. Laing received Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week honors, while Glick was named Player of the Week and Westerman was the Rookie of the Week.
  • Bears Sink Pomona-Pitzer & Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
    March 31, 2010
    Bears Sink Pomona-Pitzer & Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, CA- The Brown women’s water polo team rolled to an 8-3 victory over Pomona-Pitzer College and a 12-4 win against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps yesterday evening. Senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) led the offense with seven goals and seven assists.
  • Bears Split at Roadrunner Invitational
    March 28, 2010
    Bears Split at Roadrunner Invitational Los Angeles, CA- The Brown University water polo team earned a big 9-7 victory against CSU Bakersfield, but fell 10-6 to UC Davis during the Roadrunner Invitational hosted at Bakersfield this afternoon.
  • Bears Fall 11-7 to Loyola Marymount
    March 27, 2010
    Bears Fall 11-7 to Loyola Marymount The Brown University women’s water polo team (12-5) fell 11-7 to Loyola Marymount on Friday afternoon. Senior Lauren Presant led Brown’s offense with three goals, while Stephanie Laing picked up 13 saves in the cage to lead the Bears’ defense.
  • Water Polo Defeats Sonoma State and Fresno Pacific
    March 27, 2010
    Water Polo Defeats Sonoma State and Fresno Pacific Bakersfield, CA- The Brown women’s water polo team picked up a 12-4 win over Fresno Pacific and an 8-4 victory over Sonoma State at the Roadrunner Invitational at CSU Bakersfield this afternoon.
  • Bears Win Two at Marist Invitational
    March 21, 2010
    Bears Win Two at Marist Invitational Poughkeepsie, NY- Seniors Lauren Presant and Sarah Glick's four goals apiece led the Brown women's water polo team to victories against Iona and St. Francis during the Red Fox Invitational at Marist on Sunday afternoon.
  • Women’s Water Polo Defeats Siena; Falls to Marist
    March 20, 2010
    Women’s Water Polo Defeats Siena; Falls to Marist Poughkeepsie, NY- The Brown University women’s water polo team earned a 13-8 victory against Siena, but then fell 12-10 to host Marist during the Red Fox Invitational hosted at Marist this afternoon.
  • Stephanie Laing Earns CWPA Northern Division Honors
    March 09, 2010
    Stephanie Laing Earns CWPA Northern Division Honors Providence, RI- For the third consecutive week, Brown University goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) was named the CWPA Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week as she recorded 30 saves over three games to lead the No. 18 Bears at the 2010 Elite Eight Tournament at Indiana University.
  • Big First Quarter Leads #20 Princeton to 7-5 Victory over #17 Bears
    March 07, 2010
    Big First Quarter Leads #20 Princeton to 7-5 Victory over #17 Bears Bloomington, IN- The 20th-ranked Princeton University women’s water polo team outscored the No. 17 Bears 4-1 in the first quarter and went on to earn a 7-5 victory during the CWPA Elite Eight Championship on Sunday afternoon. Leading Brown’s offense was senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) with three goals, while senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) tallied 10 saves in net.
  • Water Polo Goes 1-1 After First Day of CWPA Elite Eight
    March 06, 2010
    Water Polo Goes 1-1 After First Day of CWPA Elite Eight Bloomington, IN- After having its offense shut down by No. 18 Indiana, falling 9-1, the No. 17 Brown women’s water polo team rebounded with a 12-7 victory against Bucknell to go 1-1 after the first day of competition at the CWPA Elite Eight Championship. Senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) once again netted three goals to lead the Bears’ offense this afternoon, while senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) picked up 20 saves to hold down the defense.
  • Water Polo Sweeps CWPA Northern Division Awards
    March 01, 2010
    Water Polo Sweeps CWPA Northern Division Awards Providence, RI- After earning its second ECAC Championship with a thrilling 10-9 victory against host Princeton University on Sunday afternoon, Brown women’s water polo swept all three weekly CWPA awards. Senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) was named the Player of the Week, Katharine Booher (Palo Alto, CA) received Rookie of the Week honors and senior goalkeeper Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) earned the Defensive Player of the Week.
  • Water Polo Defeats Marist 9-5 in ECAC Semifinals
    February 28, 2010
    Water Polo Defeats Marist 9-5 in ECAC Semifinals Princeton, NJ- Led by senior Lauren Presant’s four goals and three steals, the Brown University women’s water polo team (7-1) earned a big 9-5 win against Marist on Saturday night during the semi-finals of the ECAC Championship hosted by Princeton.
  • WATER POLO EARNS ECAC CHAMPIONSHIP AFTER 10-9 WIN VS. PRINCETON
    February 28, 2010
    WATER POLO EARNS ECAC CHAMPIONSHIP AFTER 10-9 WIN VS. PRINCETON Princeton, NJ- For the second consecutive year, the Brown women’s water polo team (8-1) earned the 2010 Division I ECAC Championship at Princeton’s DeNunzio Pool on Sunday afternoon. Brown senior Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) put one past Princeton’s goalkeeper on a power-play with just three seconds left in the game to earn a 10-9 victory and claim the championship. The MVP of the ECAC Championship, senior Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA), led Brown’s offense with five goals.
  • Water Polo Shuts Down Wagner, 6-2
    February 27, 2010
    Water Polo Shuts Down Wagner, 6-2 Princeton, NJ- The Brown women’s water polo team (6-1) defeated Wagner 6-2 in the first round of the ECAC Championships at Princeton University this afternoon. Lauren Presant led the offense with three goals, while Stephanie Laing picked up 12 saves in the goal to lead the defense. The Bears will now take on Marist College in the semi-finals at 8:30 p.m. tonight!
  • Stephanie Laing & Lauren Presant Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors
    February 22, 2010
    Stephanie Laing & Lauren Presant Earn CWPA Northern Division Honors Providence, RI- Brown University's Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) made 43 saves to lead the No. 18-nationally ranked women's water polo team to a 3-1 record at the Princeton Invitational to earn the Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week award. Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) scored 16 goals on the weekend, including eight in a 13-11 loss to the Tigers to lead the division in goals to be named the Northern Division Player of the Week.
  • Princeton Outlasts Brown, 13-11
    February 21, 2010
    Princeton Outlasts Brown, 13-11 Princeton, NJ- Despite senior Lauren Presant’s eight goals, five of which came during the fourth quarter, the Brown women’s water polo team (5-1) suffered its first loss of the season in a 13-11 deficit to Princeton on Sunday afternoon.
  • Glick and Presant Lead Brown Water Polo to 14-11 Victory over Iona
    February 21, 2010
    Glick and Presant Lead Brown Water Polo to 14-11 Victory over Iona Princeton, NJ- Seniors Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) and Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) scored five goals apiece to help lead the Brown women’s water polo team (5-0) to a 14-11 victory against Iona during the final day of the Princeton Invitational.
  • Brown Water Polo Earns 15-4 Win Against Gannon
    February 20, 2010
    Brown Water Polo Earns 15-4 Win Against Gannon Princeton, NJ- The Brown women’s water polo team cruised to a 15-4 victory over Gannon University on Saturday during the Princeton Invitational. Leading the offense was freshman Avery Mosser (Mill Valley, CA) with four goals, while senior Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) picked up 15 saves in the cage to lead the defense.
  • Brown Water Polo Defeats George Washington 8-2
    February 20, 2010
    Brown Water Polo Defeats George Washington 8-2 Princeton, NJ- Junior Joanna Wohlmuth (Manhattan Beach, CA) scored four goals to help lead the Brown women’s water polo team to an 8-2 win against George Washington at the Princeton Invitational this morning. The Bears improved to 3-0 on the season, and will now play Gannon at 4:10 p.m. this afternoon.
  • Women’s Water Polo Starts 2010 Season 2-0
    February 06, 2010
    Women’s Water Polo Starts 2010 Season 2-0 Cambridge, MA- The Brown University women’s water polo team began the 2010 season with wins against Siena College and Villanova during the Harvard Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The Bears rolled to a 14-4 victory against the Saints and followed it up with a 12-4 win against the Wildcats.
  • Water Polo’s Lauren Presant Earns Invite to Speedo Top 40
    October 02, 2009
    Water Polo’s Lauren Presant Earns Invite to Speedo Top 40 Providence, RI- Brown water polo’s senior Lauren Presant (Poway, CA) has recently been invited to the 2009 Speedo Top 40, U.S. National Team head coach Adam Krikorian announced this week. The three-day event runs from Oct. 23-25 at the USA Water Polo National Training Center.