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.

Articles by Alex Smolar (33)

Luke McCaleb ‘20 brought the lacrosse team to a 12-9 win last weekend.He plays as both an attacker and a midfielder for Bruno.

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McCaleb ’20 clinches men’s lacrosse victory

March 15, 2018 0 comments

The men’s lacrosse team earned a critical upset victory on the road last weekend against the fourth-ranked team in the nation, Villanova University.

The men’s baseball team swung into their regular season schedule with away series against Florida A&M and the University of California at Berkeley. Will Tomlinson ’20 silenced the Rattlers, pitching five scoreless innings to close the series with a 7-0 shutout win. Despite close contests in California, Bruno fell to the Golden Bears’ powerful offense four games to none.

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Brown slams season-opening series against Florida A&M, swept by Berkeley

March 15, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team opened its season with a series victory over Florida A&M University and a series loss to the University of California at Berkeley over the past two weeks. The Bears claimed a trio of wins against the Rattlers (6-8) but fell to the Golden Bears (5-2) four games to none.

Brown finishes season with losses to Princeton, Penn

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Brown finishes season with losses to Princeton, Penn

March 5, 2018 0 comments

This weekend, the men’s basketball team dropped home contests to Princeton 78-63 and Penn 99-93 to close out its season.

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.