Sports

Firn ’16: The Masters declawed

April 21, 2014 1 comment

The Masters is the pinnacle of golf. But this year, even high stakes and majestic beauty couldn’t save it from the loss of Tiger Woods.

Tennis teams fall to Harvard, Dartmouth

April 21, 2014 0 comments

The men’s and women’s tennis teams both fell to Ivy foes Harvard and Dartmouth this weekend in blows to each team’s conference record.

Playoff hopes dashed for women’s lacrosse

April 21, 2014 0 comments

The women’s lacrosse team lost its fourth straight Ivy League game Saturday, falling 12-6 to a strong No. 10 Penn squad.

Playing against Dartmouth, the baseball team won the two games in which its top two starters were on the mound Saturday, but the third and fourth starters had much less offensive support and took losses Sunday.

After winless start, baseball splits second straight series

April 21, 2014 0 comments

The baseball team split its four games for the second straight weekend, this time sweeping Dartmouth Saturday but losing twice to the Big Green Sunday.

Big Red topple men’s lacrosse with second-half rout

April 21, 2014 0 comments

Despite a reasonably tight final scoreline of 14-9, the men’s lacrosse team suffered a trouncing at the hands of the Big Red Saturday.

Cohan ’17: Predictions — Guide to the 2014 NBA Playoffs

April 21, 2014 0 comments

Cohan ’17 breaks down the NBA playoff contenders by conference matchup and delivers his predictions for who will emerge triumphant in each faceoff.

Corner infielder Trista Chavez ’16 waits for the pitch. She had hits in three of the Bears’ four games against Dartmouth this weekend, including one in the win that would snap the Bears’ historic 28-game losing streak. In Ivy play this season, Chavez is hitting an impressive .326/.380/.457 in 16 games.

Softball team ends 28-game losing streak

April 21, 2014 0 comments

The softball team dropped three of its four games against Dartmouth this weekend, but ended a 28-game losing streak by winning the final game.

Cohan ’17: NCAA student-athletes deserve compensation

April 18, 2014 0 comments

If a star athlete generates millions of dollars for his school, he’s worth more than $50,000 a year.

Blasberg ’16: There’s a championship a-Bruin

April 18, 2014 0 comments

This week, the Boston Bruins joined 15 other teams in the nearly two-month-long quest to claim the Stanley Cup.

Aaron Volpatti ’10 stands on the ice before the start of a Vancouver Canucks game. He is one of three recent alums skating in NHL rinks.

Former Bears take NHL ice

April 18, 2014 1 comment

Though Brown hockey hasn’t claimed a winning season in nearly a decade, its best have careers playing hockey against the world’s premier competition.