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Klein ’20: Super Bowl preview

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Klein ’20: Super Bowl preview

February 1, 2019 0 comments

The Los Angeles Rams will take on the mighty New England Patriots in the Super Bowl this Sunday. This marks the third consecutive Super Bowl appearance for the Pats, who continue to dominate the AFC, maintaining their powerhouse status.

Lukawski ’22 powers Bears to victory

Lukawski ’22 powers Bears to victory

February 1, 2019 0 comments

The women’s swimming and diving team hosted Cornell Saturday in its last non-playoff meet of the season, and after honoring Bruno’s graduating class in a ceremony, the teams took to the pool. But the star of the day wasn’t a senior: It was Audrey Lukawski ’22, who won two individual events.

The wrestling team lost against Cornell Saturday. The Bears then fell  to  Binghamton at the annual “Rumble and Tumble” event in the Pizzitola Sports Center, which also featured a gymnastics competition.

Wrestling drops matches against Cornell, Binghamton

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The wrestling team was defeated by both Cornell and Binghamton University Saturday, losing 42-6 to the Big Red and 19-15 to the Bearcats. Bruno found tough sledding against a No. 10 Cornell team that had five of 10 wrestlers ranked in the top 20 nationally. 

Sachan ’22: How can the NFL improve the Pro Bowl?

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Sachan ’22: How can the NFL improve the Pro Bowl?

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The National Football League postseason is the highlight of the year for football enthusiasts. The best teams in the league play tough playoff football. Every game is an elimination game, and each week the matchups get more exciting right up until the Super Bowl.

Forward Michael Maloney ’22 scored the game-winning goal late in the third period against Union Saturday, clinching the Bears’ second victory over the team this season. Bruno will visit Ivy rival Yale this weekend.

Men’s hockey sweeps RPI, No. 16 Union

January 27, 2019 0 comments

Following a series of wins during the winter break, the men’s hockey team continued to heat up this weekend with a pair of victories over New York opponents Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and No. 16 Union College.

The Brown Bears competed against Brandeis, MIT, Dartmouth, Vassar and Tufts in a Northeast Fencing Conference meet Saturday, earning a combined 9-1 record.

Fencing posts impressive weekend in second NFC meet

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The men’s and women’s fencing team had only one chance to compete at home this season, and the Bears made it count with impressive victories and a combined 9-1 record in a Northeast Fencing Conference meet Saturday.

Schapiro ’19: In the baseball’s hall: heroes or history?

Schapiro ’19: In the baseball’s hall: heroes or history?

January 25, 2019 0 comments

The Baseball Writers’ Association of America released its Hall of Fame balloting results earlier this week, and the vote did the institution proud. Four players were inducted, all of whom were deserving; it was, in essence, a nice, happy Hall of Fame class. But beneath the bubbly exterior, there are […]

First-year Alexa Dannis ’22  earned a time of 1:30.90 in the slalom race at Crotched Mountain to pull off the victory, improving on a fifth-place finish from the week before at Okemo Mountain.

Dannis ’22 wins slalom race at Crotched Mountain

January 25, 2019 0 comments

Though Alexa Dannis ’22 began her collegiate skiing career only two weeks ago, she has wasted no time in finding success. In her first race at Okemo Mountain in Ludlow, Vermont on Jan. 10, Dannis led Brown by finishing fifth in the slalom. Then, Saturday she won the slalom race […]

Brown Bear faces off against Army Black Knight in 32-6 loss to open the EIWA season. The Bears rebounded with two wins later that week.

Brown wrestling goes 2-1 in first week of EIWA action

January 22, 2019 0 comments

The wrestling team stumbled in a 32-6 loss to Army last Thursday, but found their footing on Saturday as they picked up close wins over Franklin & Marshall College and Bucknell University.

Poll reveals 28.9 percent of students find athletics ‘somewhat unimportant’

Poll reveals 28.9 percent of students find athletics ‘somewhat unimportant’

December 7, 2018 0 comments

Free pizza, t-shirts and Coca-Cola products have not been enough to draw students to Brown Stadium for football games.