Alex is a current Senior Staff Writer for The Herald's Sports section. He is a freshman from Pittsburgh, and plans on concentrating in History. Outside of The Herald, you can usually find Alex complaining about the New York Giants, showing people pictures of his dogs, and impatiently waiting for Chicken Finger Friday.

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Tamenang Choh ’21 drives to the basket. He finished the game against Cornell as the Bears’ leading scorer, notching 17 points and 12 rebounds in the losing effort.

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Bears drop crucial road games to Lions, Big Red

February 25, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team’s playoff chances took a major hit this weekend with losses to Columbia and Cornell on the road.

Dominique Leonidas ‘21 scored a career-high 21 points against Harvard Friday night.  In the future, she hopes to win the Ivy League Championship.

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Leonidas ’21 named Ivy Rookie of the Week

February 23, 2018 0 comments

Dominique Leonidas ’21 has been red-hot for the women’s basketball team lately.

Desmond Cambridge ’21 takes a shot while Travis Fuller ’19 waits for the rebound. Cambridge led all Brown scorers with 13 points against Dartmouth, followed by Brandon Anderson ’20 and Tamenang Choh ’21.

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Brown drops critical road games to Harvard, Dartmouth

February 21, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team’s hopes to make Ivy League playoffs were dashed  this weekend, as close losses to Harvard and Dartmouth gave Brown a losing record with just four conference contests remaining in the season.

Bears ride unlikely heroes to victory over Lions

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Bears ride unlikely heroes to victory over Lions

February 11, 2018 0 comments

After splitting its games last weekend, the men’s basketball team fell to Cornell Friday before riding the rebounding of Tamenang Choh ’21 and clutch shooting of Obi Okolie ’19 to an overtime victory against Columbia Saturday.

Desmond Cambridge '21 helped bring the Bears to victory and hopes to win Ivy League Rookie of the Year and the Ivy League Championship.

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Cambridge ’21 knocks in two game-winners

February 9, 2018 0 comments

Desmond Cambridge ’21 may be just a freshman, but his stand-out performances this season have earned the men’s basketball team three much-needed wins against Ivy League rivals. He scored a total of 62 points in two games this weekend, three of which came on a game-winning shot with just four […]

Desmond Cambridge ’21 notched the game-winning three to beat Princeton. The shot was just three of Cambridge’s 32 points in the contest.

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Cambridge ’21 drains game-winning three

February 4, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team played two games that went down to the wire in overtime this weekend.

Tamenang Choh ’21 fights for the ball in a tight loss to the Harvard Crimson Saturday night after a thrilling victory over Dartmouth the night before. The Bears will take on Penn next Friday and Princeton Saturday.

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Brown stuns Dartmouth at the buzzer

January 28, 2018 0 comments

After splitting a series against Yale last weekend, the men’s basketball team bested Dartmouth on a buzzer-beating bucket from Zach Hunsaker ’20 Friday night before falling to Harvard Saturday.

Seckendorf ’20 powers Bruno to victory over Dickinson

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Seckendorf ’20 powers Bruno to victory over Dickinson

January 26, 2018 0 comments

The women’s squash team earned its second straight win last Thursday with a 9-0 victory over Dickinson College. The team, ranked 11th in the nation, was led by Hannah Seckendorf ’20. Playing in the number one slot, Seckendorf fought back from a two-game deficit in a best-of-five sets match to claim victory.

Though the Bears lost to the Yale Bulldogs the week before, Travis Fuller ‘19 assured that the preparation and hard work paid off this weekend.

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Bears edge Yale for first Ivy win

January 24, 2018 0 comments

Following a series of non-conference matchups over the winter break, the men’s basketball team claimed its first victory over Yale since 2014 with an 81-80 home win  Friday night.

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Brown EP to visit NYC startups

December 7, 2017 0 comments

The Brown Entrepreneurship Program will offer undergraduates from Brown and the Rhode Island School of Design the opportunity to travel to New York City.