Alex is one of two sports editors at The Herald. She is a junior from London, England and is concentrating in English Literature. She has previously worked as a senior staff writer, staff writer and contributing writer for The Herald covering men’s hockey, women’s hockey, baseball and women’s soccer. Outside of the Herald, Alex is on the figure skating team at Brown and loves to skate with her friends. She also enjoys gymnastics and ballet.

Articles by Alexandra Russell (61)

Max Gottlieb ’19 handles the puck. Gottlieb posted a goal and two assists in Saturday’s contest against UConn.  The Bears have three weekends of conference play remaining before the ECAC playoffs begin March 2.

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Bears edged by UConn in back-and-forth battle decided by special teams

February 4, 2018 0 comments

Following mixed results on the road last weekend, the men’s hockey team was slighted by the University of Connecticut 6-4 in a close contest at Meehan Auditorium Saturday.

Bears fall to St. Lawrence, tie No. 3 Clarkson in overtime tilt

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Bears fall to St. Lawrence, tie No. 3 Clarkson in overtime tilt

January 28, 2018 0 comments

Following a five-game home stand during winter break, the men’s hockey team saw mixed results on the road this weekend, falling to St. Lawrence 3-2 Friday and drawing even with No. 3 Clarkson 2-2 in an overtime tilt Saturday.

Marchin ’19 hat trick fuels Bears to 5-4 comeback victory over RPI

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Marchin ’19 hat trick fuels Bears to 5-4 comeback victory over RPI

December 3, 2017 0 comments

Following a 10-day hiatus over the Thanksgiving break, the men’s hockey team earned its first overtime victory of the season with a 5-4 comeback win over.

Gavin Nieto ’20 stopped 47 shots in his first career shutout at Princeton Saturday. Nieto exceeded the 40-save mark for the second time this season following a 44-save effort in the season opener at Yale Oct. 27. The Bears host Holy Cross in a non-conference matchup at Meehan Auditorium Tuesday.

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Men’s hockey blanks Princeton 3-0 in split weekend on the road

November 19, 2017 0 comments

Following a victory over St. Lawrence last week, the men’s hockey team earned its first shutout of the season with a 3-0 win against Ivy rival Princeton.

Altopp ’20 has made a significant progress this season, placing 14th in the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships.

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Altopp ’20 leads men’s cross country at regionals

November 16, 2017 0 comments

The men’s cross country team closed out its season, finishing seventh out of the 37 squads that competed at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships.

Following Saturday’s victory over St. Lawrence, the Bears will continue conference play with visits to No. 16 Quinnipiac and Princeton.

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Men’s hockey claims 3-1 victory over St. Lawrence

November 12, 2017 0 comments

Following a pair of losses to Dartmouth and No. 3 Harvard, the men’s hockey team prevailed over St. Lawrence for the first time since 2014 in a 3-1 victory.

Trey Dodd ’20, left, and Alex Brink ’19, right, power down the ice. The men’s hockey team was unable to recover from deficits of three to Ivy foes Dartmouth and No. 3 Harvard on the road this weekend. Bruno will host Clarkson and St. Lawrence Friday and Saturday at Meehan Auditorium.

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Bears fall to Dartmouth, No. 3 Harvard in Ivy roadtrip

November 5, 2017 0 comments

Following a split home-and-home series against Yale last weekend, the men’s hockey team suffered a pair of losses to Ivy rivals Dartmouth and No. 3 Harvard.

Gavin Nieto ’20 held the Bulldogs to one goal during Friday’s game as the men’s hockey team notched its first victory of the season.

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Nieto ’20 saves 44 in season-opening win

November 2, 2017 0 comments

The men’s hockey team opened its season with a home-and-home series against Yale last weekend, besting the Bulldogs 4-1 in New Haven Friday.

Rookie Anea Ferrario ’21 duels for the puck at Meehan Auditorium Saturday. The Bears earned their first victory over Yale since 2014 on the road Friday, before returning home the following day to complete the series against the Bulldogs. Bruno visits Dartmouth and Harvard this weekend.

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Men’s hockey opens season with weekend split against Yale

October 29, 2017 0 comments

In its opening weekend, the men’s hockey team prevailed over Ivy rival Yale for the first time since 2014 with a 4-1 victory in New Haven Friday.

After finishing last in the Eastern College Athletic Conference in the 2016-2017 season, the men’s hockey team will start fresh with eight new players at a home-and-home series against Yale this weekend. The Bears will travel to New Haven to face the Bulldogs Friday before returning to Meehan Auditorium Saturday. Bruno will take the ice at 7 p.m. both nights.

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Bears to open season with home-and-home series against Yale

October 26, 2017 0 comments

For the first time in nearly 250 days, the men’s hockey team will bring a dormant arena to life when it skates out onto home ice this weekend.   

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