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 (46)

Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

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Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

April 8, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team earned its second shutout victory of the season with a 12-0 win over Princeton Sunday, after dropping two contests of a three-game series to the Tigers Saturday.

Emily Waters ’20 powered the Bears to a 4-0 victory against the Penn Quakers to give Brown its second conference win of the season.

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Waters ’20 pitches game shutout

April 5, 2018 0 comments

The softball team won its second conference game of the season last weekend, earning a 4-0 victory against Penn at home.

Bruno suffered two large defeats to open the series against Dallas Baptist University, but played a complete game to win the final contest 9-5 and end their six-game losing streak.

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Baseball falters against Patriots’ solid offense 2-1 in away series

March 18, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team fell in a three-game series on the road to Dallas Baptist University this weekend, losing their first two contests 17-2 and 14-4 before claiming a 9-5 victory in their final matchup Sunday.

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.