Sports

Klein ’20: Why the Eagles can win Super Bowl LII

February 2, 2018 0 comments

The entire country expects the New England Patriots to win Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Zach Hunsaker ‘20 scored the game-winning layup against Dartmouth in a sensational play that appeared on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays.

Hunsaker ’20 sinks buzzer beater

February 2, 2018 0 comments

After jumping to an early lead, the men’s basketball team held on to hand Dartmouth its third Ivy League loss of the season Friday night.

Consistent scorer Justine Gazino ’20 raced down the court in a decisive loss to the Yale Bulldogs Jan. 12. This marked the start of conference play that will take place over two months. The Brown Bears will be facing each team from the Ivy League twice in the hopes of qualifying for the Ivy League tournament.

Bruno picks up win, drops three to open Ivy League play

January 29, 2018 0 comments

The women’s basketball team (13-4, 1-3 Ivy) opened conference play against Yale (9-8, 2-2) Jan. 12, beginning a two-month stretch that has them facing off against every Ivy League team twice in hopes of qualifying for the Ivy League tournament.

Brownsword ’18: Sorry Cleveland (Again)

Brownsword ’18: Sorry Cleveland (Again)

January 28, 2018 0 comments

For LeBron James, the self-proclaimed King, success on the basketball court has become the expectation.

Bears fall to St. Lawrence, tie No. 3 Clarkson in overtime tilt

Bears fall to St. Lawrence, tie No. 3 Clarkson in overtime tilt

January 28, 2018 0 comments

Following a five-game home stand during winter break, the men’s hockey team saw mixed results on the road this weekend, falling to St. Lawrence 3-2 Friday and drawing even with No. 3 Clarkson 2-2 in an overtime tilt Saturday.

Emma Hansen ‘21 took to the beam after winning the bars title for the second time in three meets. The Bears will next compete at home against Bridgeport Feb. 4.

Brown gymnasts finish third at Springfield College meet

January 28, 2018 0 comments

Anchored by clutch performances from its first-years, the gymnastics team finished just shy of second place at a quad meet hosted by Springfield College.

Tamenang Choh ’21 fights for the ball in a tight loss to the Harvard Crimson Saturday night after a thrilling victory over Dartmouth the night before. The Bears will take on Penn next Friday and Princeton Saturday.

Brown stuns Dartmouth at the buzzer

January 28, 2018 0 comments

After splitting a series against Yale last weekend, the men’s basketball team bested Dartmouth on a buzzer-beating bucket from Zach Hunsaker ’20 Friday night before falling to Harvard Saturday.

Seckendorf ’20 powers Bruno to victory over Dickinson

Seckendorf ’20 powers Bruno to victory over Dickinson

January 26, 2018 0 comments

The women’s squash team earned its second straight win last Thursday with a 9-0 victory over Dickinson College. The team, ranked 11th in the nation, was led by Hannah Seckendorf ’20. Playing in the number one slot, Seckendorf fought back from a two-game deficit in a best-of-five sets match to claim victory.

Schapiro ’19: The Hall snubs Bonds and Clemens again, thank goodness

Schapiro ’19: The Hall snubs Bonds and Clemens again, thank goodness

January 26, 2018 0 comments

The calls went out just after 6 p.m. Wednesday night: Four new members were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Minutes later, MLB Network announced the news. And as it did, I breathed a sigh of relief.

Lauren Gibbs ’06 goes for gold

Lauren Gibbs ’06 goes for gold

January 26, 2018 0 comments

Lauren Gibbs ’06 did not begin her athletic career on ice, but next month, she will represent Team USA as she competes at the 2018 Winter Olympics in women’s bobsled.