Cal is a sports Senior Staff Writer covering the women’s basketball team this winter as his main beat. He is a sophomore from Bainbridge Island, Washington pursuing a concentration in sociology. Outside of the Herald, he is a member of the Brown Club Soccer team and an avid Seattle sports fan. You can find him huddled in the basement of the Rock, nursing a tepid cup of coffee while poring over fantasy football factoids and feverishly penning strange, alliterative sports takes in his iPhone notes.

Articles by Cal Barash-David (33)

Olson ’18 wins all-around, tops career best at Yale meet

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Olson ’18 wins all-around, tops career best at Yale meet

February 9, 2017 0 comments

Going into the fourth meet of the season, the gymnastics team looked to grab its first win against Yale at the Pizzitola Center Saturday.

Team captain Megan Reilly ’18 snakes through the Cornell defense in Brown’s 72-67 win Friday. Bruno will hit the road this weekend for a double-header against Harvard and Dartmouth.

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Women’s basketball notches wins behind backcourt trio

February 5, 2017 0 comments

The women’s basketball team notched two conference wins Friday and Saturday against visiting Cornell and Columbia.

Bryant hires James Perry ’00 as new head football coach

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Bryant hires James Perry ’00 as new head football coach

February 3, 2017 0 comments

The football team’s season opener against Bryant University on Sept. 16 will be equal parts antagonism and amity for both teams.

Offense flops, women’s basketball bested in trip to New Haven

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Offense flops, women’s basketball bested in trip to New Haven

January 29, 2017 0 comments

Just one week after besting Yale, the women’s basketball team traveled to New Haven for a rematch against the Bulldogs (10-7, 1-3 Ivy).

Women’s basketball find winter break success

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Women’s basketball find winter break success

January 26, 2017 0 comments

While most members of the student body were scattered for winter break, the women’s basketball team remained hard at work, resulting in some important wins.

Women’s basketball bests URI, PC for tournament title

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Women’s basketball bests URI, PC for tournament title

December 4, 2016 0 comments

All week, Head Coach Sarah Behn had been telling her team that she wanted the cup.

Tough men’s basketball defense secures third consecutive victory

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Tough men’s basketball defense secures third consecutive victory

December 2, 2016 0 comments

Mark Twain once said, “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

Steven Spieth ’17 lifted Brown to its first win of the season Sunday, a 88-79 triumph over Niagara. Spieth was just one assist shy of a triple-double in the win and is averaging 19 points per game early in the season.

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Spieth ’17 flirts with triple-double in win over Niagara

November 18, 2016 0 comments

After a tough loss against Cincinnati Friday, the men’s basketball team (1-2) looked to bounce back against the Niagara Purple Eagles (0-3) at home Sunday.

Brandon Anderson ’20 looks to drive against a Rhode Island defender Wednesday. Despite the loss, the first-year had a breakout game against the No. 21 Rams, contributing 16 points in his third collegiate game.

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Upset bid comes up short for men’s basketball against No. 21 Rhode Island

November 18, 2016 0 comments

Bears vs. Rams, Bruno vs. Rhody, Brown vs. URI. No matter how you phrase it, when these two in-state adversaries meet, you know what you are going to get.

Forward Steven Spieth ’17 pulls up for a jump-shot against Niagara in Bruno’s home opener on Sunday night. Spieth flirted with a triple double in the team’s 88-79 victory, recording 27 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists.

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Men’s basketball splits contests in opening weekend

November 15, 2016 0 comments

The men’s basketball team kicked off its season this weekend with a loss to Cincinnati (2-0) Friday and a win over Niagara (0-2) Sunday.