Matthew Brownsword

Vice President and Managing Editor of Media

Matt is a senior from Walpole, Massachusetts studying political science. Matt is the Vice President and Managing Editor of Media after starting his Herald career as a sports writer and editor. Though his focus lies with his more successful sports teams like the Patriots, Red Sox, Celtics, Manchester City and North Carolina basketball, Brown athletics will always be on Matt's twitter timeline through tick and thin. And he'll wear a Patriots James Develin jersey on Saturday and Sunday to prove it.

Articles by Matthew Brownsword (102)


Brownsword ’18: Pay for play

December 2, 2016 0 comments

While football takes Thanksgiving Day, college basketball predominates my television screen during the rest of week.

Women’s ice hockey fails to recover from early deficit


Women’s ice hockey fails to recover from early deficit

November 28, 2016 0 comments

It was a tale of two 10-minute stretches for the women’s hockey team (3-9, 1-7 ECAC) Saturday

Seniors lead field hockey to thrilling 4-3 win


Seniors lead field hockey to thrilling 4-3 win

November 7, 2016 0 comments

For the seniors of the field hockey team, this was a finale four years in the making.


Sports Roundup: November 4, 2016

November 4, 2016 0 comments

The men’s golf team finished its fall 2016 season with a 14th place finish at the Homewood Hilton Airport Invitational

Lucy Green ’17 carries the ball down the field in a game against Harvard. Green scored her fifth goal of the season this weekend.


Pair of losses drops field hockey below .500

November 2, 2016 0 comments

After breaking its five-game losing streak with a 2-1 win against Holy Cross Oct. 23, the field hockey team resumed its skid with losses to Penn and Lehigh.

Hannah Leckey ’20 drives the ball from midfield. The Bears will host Ivy League opponent Cornell Friday and Holy Cross Sunday, hoping to snap their current four-game losing streak and build momentum moving into the final stretch of regular season games. Brown currently holds the fourth spot in the Ivy League standings with two conference games remaining.


Facing Friars at home, field hockey loses fourth straight game

October 21, 2016 0 comments

After going on a three-game losing streak for the first time since the end of last season, the field hockey team took on Big East foe Providence College.

Ellie Seid ’19 and the rest of the Brown offense struggled Saturday, scoring only once on two shots in a 5-1 loss to Princeton.


Second straight loss at Princeton sinks field hockey’s Ivy title hopes

October 17, 2016 0 comments

After starting its season 2-0 in Ivy League play, the women’s field hockey team had high hopes for a potential conference championship.

Science & Research

Science & Research Roundup: Oct. 6, 2016

October 6, 2016 0 comments

Brain blast; species on species on species; anthropology in the digital age


This Week in Higher Ed: October 4, 2016

October 4, 2016 0 comments

Harvard reported a $2 billion loss on its endowment, a steep drop for the nation’s richest university, per an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Lucy Green ’17 carries the ball down the field. The senior scored her first goal of the year against top-ranked Louisville despite a six-goal loss.


Bears encouraged despite pair of losses

September 9, 2016 0 comments

The women’s field hockey team’s season got off to an inauspicious start with losses to Ball State University and No. 12 Louisville this past weekend.

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