Topic: Brown athletics

After previously falling to Princeton, Yale and Penn, the Bears notched a notable victory against Cornell to win their first Ivy League game of the season. Bruno will travel to Harvard and Columbia in the next two weekends before finishing the season in a home matchup against Dartmouth.

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Women’s lacrosse goes on six-goal run to beat Cornell

April 8, 2018 0 comments

Entering the weekend, the women’s lacrosse team hoped to secure its first Ivy League victory of the season against a No. 23 ranked Cornell team. The Bears (8-4, 1-3 Ivy) did just that, as a second-half comeback proved enough to down Cornell (6-5, 2-2 Ivy) in a nail-biter finish.

Co-captains Maggie McAvoy ’18 and Claire Ryan ’18 hold the team’s ECAC championship third place trophy and look forward to USAG nationals.

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Bears punch ticket to Nationals

April 1, 2018 0 comments

For the sixth consecutive year, the gymnastics team has qualified for the USA Gymnastics Collegiate National Championships.

Alyza Benotto ‘18 broke a month-long drought for the tennis team last weekend. She hopes to go to the NCAA championships this season.

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Alyza Benotto ’18 leads tennis to victory

March 23, 2018 0 comments

Before notching a 6-1 victory over Stony Brook University, the women’s tennis team (6-7) had not won a match in a month. But the Bears broke the drought Saturday as Alyza Benotto ’18 contributed two points to the team score and helped put Bruno on top.

Rose Domonoske ‘21 performs a lay-out step-out on the balance beam, where she scored a 9.800. The team recorded a season-high 193.525 Sunday at a quad meet hosted by the University of New Hampshire.

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Gymnastics team sets new personal best at quad meet

March 16, 2018 0 comments

For the past month, the gymnastics team has narrowly missed topping the 193.325 team score it set in early February, but Brown finally beat its season best with a 193.525 during a quad meet hosted by the University of New Hampshire Sunday.

Luke McCaleb ‘20 brought the lacrosse team to a 12-9 win last weekend.He plays as both an attacker and a midfielder for Bruno.

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McCaleb ’20 clinches men’s lacrosse victory

March 15, 2018 0 comments

The men’s lacrosse team earned a critical upset victory on the road last weekend against the fourth-ranked team in the nation, Villanova University.

Men’s track and field team competes at Nationals

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Men’s track and field team competes at Nationals

March 15, 2018 0 comments

On Friday, members of the men’s track and field team competed at the NCAA Indoor National Championships for the first time in 16 years.

Women’s lacrosse down Monmouth in decisive victory

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Women’s lacrosse down Monmouth in decisive victory

March 11, 2018 0 comments

The past week has been a busy one for the women’s lacrosse team.

With his second straight bid, CJ LaFragola ‘19 will be one of three students representing the University wrestling team at the NCAA Championships. Justin Staudenmayer ’18 and Jon Viruet ’19 will also be competing.

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LaFragola ’19 wins second NCAA bid

March 8, 2018 0 comments

Last year, CJ LaFragola ’19 had to wait to receive an at-large bid to the 2017 NCAA Championships.

Bears finish second on Senior Day

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Bears finish second on Senior Day

March 4, 2018 0 comments

Coming off an unexpected fourth-place finish at the Ivy Classics last weekend, the gymnastics team bounced back with a second-place finish in its final home meet of the season Sunday.

Bears fall to No. 15 Rutgers in home opener

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Bears fall to No. 15 Rutgers in home opener

March 4, 2018 0 comments

Following a close overtime loss to Quinnipiac University and a decisive victory over Stony Brook University, the men’s lacrosse team hoped for a strong showing in its home opener against No. 15 Rutgers University (4-1) Saturday.