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The Bears started strong against Central Connecticut State, earning a 12-4 advantage over the Blue Devils in the first quarter.

Women’s basketball defeats Central Connecticut, falls to Cal

November 19, 2017 0 comments

The women’s basketball team was back in action this week, starting off with a commanding 78-55 victory at Central Connecticut State University Thursday.

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.

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.

Guard Brandon Anderson ’20 executes a layup. Anderson led the Bears with 21 points in Saturday’s loss to St. Francis Brooklyn, recording seven in the first half. Bruno made 86 percent of its free throws in the 77-74 defeat.

Late misses doom men’s basketball in loss against St. Francis Brooklyn

November 19, 2017 0 comments

The men’s basketball team was unable to wipe away a large first-half deficit, falling 77-74 in a nail-biter.

Quarterback Thomas Linta '18 throws a pass as the Bears were unable to overcome the Lions on the road, despite keeping the scores close for the first three quarters. Ultimately the Lions managed to outplay Bruno’s powerful defense.

Football finishes season with 24-6 loss at Columbia

November 19, 2017 0 comments

Seven weeks after recording what would be its last win, the football team closed out its 2017 season with a 24-6 loss to Columbia on the road Saturday.

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

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.

University News

Diane Short steps down after 25 seasons

November 16, 2017 0 comments

When Diane Short took over the volleyball team in 1993, only three student-athletes showed up to join the team.

JD Martinez, who hit 45 home runs in his 2017 campaign, hits free agency this summer and already has a multitude of teams looking to sign him.

Klein ’20: Where the MLB’s stars will go this offseason

November 16, 2017 0 comments

The Major League Baseball offseason has arrived, and that means another crop of free agents hitting the open market.

Al Horford has been one of the best players for the Celtics this year, increasing his assist numbers after an injury to teammate Gordon Heyward.

Blasberg ’18: Celtics keep winning with depth

November 16, 2017 0 comments

One thing that has characterized the New England Patriots’ 16-year reign of terror on the NFL has been the team’s ability to win.

Men’s cross country best four out of five Ivy League rivals

Men’s cross country best four out of five Ivy League rivals

November 12, 2017 0 comments

The men’s cross country team squared off against a slew of familiar foes Friday at the NCAA Northeast Region Championships.

Libero captain Melissa Cairo ’18 recorded 28 digs in Saturday’s five-set duel against the Big Red. Following a  loss to Columbia Friday, the contest brought the 2017 season to a close.

Volleyball push Big Red to five sets, fall short of comeback

November 12, 2017 0 comments

The volleyball team overcame a two-set deficit to force a tiebreak fifth set Saturday against Cornell but fell short of a comeback.