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.

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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.   

Midfielder Celia Story ’19 dribbles down the field. Story converted a penalty kick in the 82nd minute to secure the victory for the Bears Saturday.

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Women’s soccer blanks Big Red 1-0 on the road

October 22, 2017 0 comments

Following a pivotal victory over Harvard last week, the women’s soccer team rose to fourth place in the Ivy League standings with a 1-0 win against Cornell.

Veteran goalkeeper Christine Etzel ’19 posted her third shutout of the season against Harvard Saturday. The 1-0 victory gives Bruno sole possession of fifth place in the Ivy League standings with three games remaining.

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Women’s soccer claim pivotal 1-0 road victory over Harvard

October 15, 2017 0 comments

For the first time since 2010, the women’s soccer team prevailed over Harvard with a 1-0 win in Cambridge Saturday.

Maddie Woo ’17, a former forward for the Brown women’s ice hockey team, returns to Meehan Auditorium with her new team, the Kunlun Red Star.

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Women’s hockey to play game against Chinese professional team

October 12, 2017 0 comments

While the women’s hockey team will skate on a familiar arena Friday night, a new set of blades will also take the ice.

Bears edged by first place Ivy rival No.11 Princeton

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Bears edged by first place Ivy rival No.11 Princeton

October 9, 2017 0 comments

The women’s soccer team took a lead into the half against No. 11 Princeton last Saturday at Stevenson-Pincince Field.

Though the Bears brought an impressive five-game winning streak into their game with Columbia, Bruno was on the wrong side of a late overtime goal for only the second time this year, bringing the team’s OT record to 3-2.

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Women’s soccer edged 1-0 in fifth overtime contest of the season

October 1, 2017 0 comments

Following a victory over Dartmouth last weekend, the women’s soccer team had its five-game winning streak snapped, falling to Columbia 1-0 Saturday.

Mahoney’s 8K time of 24 minutes, 28 seconds placed him eighth out in Friday’s Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown. Bruno finished fourth overall.

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Mahoney ’18 finishes eighth place in Beantown meet

September 28, 2017 0 comments

The men’s cross country team traveled to Boston to participate in the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown hosted by Boston College Friday.

Star White ’21 powers down the field in Sunday’s victory over Dartmouth. White led the Bears with six shots and scored the game-winning goal in OT.

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Women’s soccer extend winning streak to five

September 24, 2017 0 comments

The women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to five with a 1-0 overtime win over Dartmouth (4-5, 0-1 Ivy) at Stevenson-Pincince Field Sunday.

Women’s soccer extend winning streak to three with 2-1 victory over CCSU

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Women’s soccer extend winning streak to three with 2-1 victory over CCSU

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Following a pair of victories over Lafayette and Massachusetts last week, the women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to three with a 2-1 win.

Howell ’19 keeps Bruno undefeated with golden goal against Holy Cross

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Howell ’19 keeps Bruno undefeated with golden goal against Holy Cross

September 14, 2017 0 comments

The men’s soccer team extended its winning streak to three after a 2-1 victory over Holy Cross in overtime Sunday.

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