Topic: Athletics

Med students organize road race for asthma camp

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Med students organize road race for asthma camp

April 20, 2018 0 comments

On Saturday, members of the Providence community will lose their breath running up Hope Street so that young Rhode Islanders can catch theirs.

The men’s tennis team opened its Ivy League schedule with a close loss to Harvard Friday. Coming off a victory over Yale, the women’s team hoped to take down the Crimson but were unable to hold them off in a 5-2 loss.

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Bears drop critical home, away contests to Crimson

April 8, 2018 0 comments

Coming off a spring break victory over the University of California, Davis, the men’s tennis team returned to the Pizzitola Sports Center Friday for its first Ivy League test of the season.

Lauren Gibbs ’06 goes for gold

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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.

Poll finds athletes three times more likely to take painkillers

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Poll finds athletes three times more likely to take painkillers

December 7, 2017 0 comments

Varsity athletes use prescription painkillers nearly 3 times more than non-athletes, according to The Herald’s fall 2017 poll. While 3.1 percent of non-athletes reported using painkillers recreationally, 8.3 percent of polled athletes reported that they do. Researchers said athletes — who may overuse painkillers to cope with pressure to perform […]

Marchin ’19 hat trick fuels Bears to 5-4 comeback victory over RPI

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Marchin ’19 hat trick fuels Bears to 5-4 comeback victory over RPI

December 3, 2017 0 comments

Following a 10-day hiatus over the Thanksgiving break, the men’s hockey team earned its first overtime victory of the season with a 5-4 comeback win over.

Oyewole ’18 tops the field in two events Saturday

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Oyewole ’18 tops the field in two events Saturday

April 21, 2017 0 comments

The track and field team collected 10 individual first-place finishes Saturday.

Zoe Verni ’19 helped Brown get off to a quick start in Wednesday’s win over UMass-Lowell with two early tallies. Verni’s four goal-performance brings her season total to 21, third-highest on the team.

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Tough defense secures win against UMass Lowell

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Searching for their first April win, the women’s lacrosse team braved a cold and rainy night for a contest against UMass Lowell

Men’s, women’s crew finds success on separate coasts

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Men’s, women’s crew finds success on separate coasts

April 9, 2017 0 comments

The men’s and women’s crew teams took to the water this weekend to compete in Cambridge, Mass. and Sacramento, Calif., respectively.

Op-eds, Opinions

Betuel ’16: In defense of Ivy League recruiting

April 2, 2017 0 comments

In high school, I would have given anything to be a recruited college athlete — especially at a Division I school.

Comeback knocks Bears out of WBI, ends season

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Comeback knocks Bears out of WBI, ends season

March 19, 2017 0 comments

The quarterfinals of the Women’s Basketball Invitational sent Bruno down south to face The University of North Carolina at Greensboro Sunday.