Topic: Field Hockey

Lucy Green ’17 uses her quickness to evade a St. Joseph’s defender. Despite posting an assist in both games last week, Green did not score Saturday.


Field hockey emerges victorious in overtime thriller

September 21, 2015 0 comments

Fresh off one of its worst losses in recent memory, the women’s field hockey team headed back home for a Saturday matchup with St. Joseph’s.


Quick start by Friars downs lethargic field hockey

September 18, 2015 0 comments

After the women’s field hockey team went 2-1 in three previous one-goal games, a midweek trip to Providence College yielded an entirely different result.

Two late goals from Rogers ’16 key OT win over Bryant for field hockey


Two late goals from Rogers ’16 key OT win over Bryant for field hockey

September 13, 2015 0 comments

Two distinct performances provided split results for the women’s field hockey team over the weekend.

Members of the field hockey team embrace after Katarina Angus ’17 successfully slaps in a penalty shot with no time remaining on the game clock. The goal lifted the Bears over the Appalachian State  Mountaineers.


Angus ’17 scores last-minute goal to secure first win for field hockey

September 11, 2015 0 comments

After a disappointing, season-opening 4-1 loss to American, the women’s field hockey team bounced back with a thrilling 2-1 win over Appalachian State.

In four years tending the Bruno net, Shannon McSweeney ’15 used a ‘warrior’ mentality to turn the field hockey program around.


Goalie’s illustrious career finishes strong

November 21, 2014 0 comments

When All-Ivy goalie Shannon McSweeney ’15 pulls her helmet on — just before the whistle blows — she doesn’t see a 100 x 60 yard piece of wet astroturf.

Meghan O’Donnell ’15 battles with a defender. O’Donnell will end her career as Brown’s all-time leading scorer and with a winning senior season.


Elis top field hockey with OT penalty stroke

November 10, 2014 0 comments

On Senior Day, this year’s historic women’s field hockey team wanted to end their winningest season since 2006 on a good note against Yale Saturday.

Hannah Rogers ’16 watches the play. Despite her three goals and two assists this season, the Bears are seventh in the Ivy League in scoring.


Field hockey’s slide continues with winless road weekend

November 3, 2014 0 comments

Ever since superstar forward Meghan O’Donnell ’15 eclipsed the career goals record, the Bears’ play has continued to be a little under the weather.


Contested call hurts field hockey in loss

October 27, 2014 0 comments

For all the records and accomplishments of this year’s field hockey team, the Bears consistently stumble when faced with one hurdle: Ivy League opponents.

After a three-game scoreless streak, Meghan O'Donnell '15 finally broke through with her eighth goal of the season, becoming Brown's all-time career leader in goals and guaranteeing the team a winning record.


Field hockey secures winning record

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Meghan O’Donnell ’15 scored a goal Wednesday that accomplished what she had been inching toward her entire collegiate career.

Goaltender Shannon McSweeney ’15 broke the University’s all-time saves record, eclipsing the previous high of 589 set by Sarah Lamont ’91.


Field hockey team’s offense falters in rare scoreless affair

October 20, 2014 0 comments

After 15 years of waiting to beat Princeton (4-9, 3-1 Ivy), the Bears (8-4, 1-3) will have to wait another year, as they lost to the Tigers 4-0 on Saturday.