Topic: Softball

Two weeks away from Ivy play, Brown heads to California for a few tune-up games. First-years have stepped in and have had an immediate impact for Bruno: Katie Orona ’18 looks like an ace, while Yeram Park ’18, Grayson Metzger ’18 and Annie McGregor ’18 have all hit home runs this season.

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Softball prepares for Ivy League schedule with trip to Golden State

March 20, 2015 0 comments

The softball team hit rock bottom last season, compiling an abysmal 4-34 record that included a 28-game losing streak.

Corner infielder Trista Chavez ’16 waits for the pitch. She had hits in three of the Bears’ four games against Dartmouth this weekend, including one in the win that would snap the Bears’ historic 28-game losing streak. In Ivy play this season, Chavez is hitting an impressive .326/.380/.457 in 16 games.

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Softball team ends 28-game losing streak

April 21, 2014 0 comments

The softball team dropped three of its four games against Dartmouth this weekend, but ended a 28-game losing streak by winning the final game.

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Softball starts off season 2-3 in North Carolina tourney

March 3, 2014 0 comments

After falling in three straight games to open a tournament this weekend, the softball team roared back with two victories.

Though pitcher Sarah Ropiak ’16, pictured above, went winless on the mound, the team was able to pick up a much-needed win against Ivy-foe Harvard to break a double-digit losing streak.

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Softball: Brown breaks up losing streak against Harvard

April 23, 2013 0 comments

Bears hope to carry momentum into their final five games after winning a close game.

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Harvard sweeps weekend doubleheaders

April 24, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team (8-24, 5-11 Ivy) dropped two doubleheaders to first-place Harvard (26-11, 15-1) this weekend at Soldiers  Field in Cambridge, Mass. 

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Athlete of the week: Thompson ’13 powers softball to wins

April 19, 2012 0 comments

The softball team earned two bounce-back victories over Dartmouth, thanks in large part to the offensive power of shortstop Stephanie Thompson ’13.

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Sunday walk-offs lead to series split

April 17, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team hosted Ivy League rival Dartmouth for two doubleheaders this weekend. The Bears dropped both Saturday games to the Big Green (10-15, 3-7 Ivy), but regained focus and came back with two walk-off victories, 5-4 and 4-3, the following day. Bruno (8-20, 5-7 Ivy) is currently in second place in the Ivy North Division. 

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Bears bested by URI in doubleheader

April 13, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team (6-18, 3-5 Ivy) fell to in-state rival University of Rhode Island (16-19) Wednesday afternoon at the URI Softball Complex. The Bears narrowly lost to the Rams 2-1 in the first game, before being routed 10-1 in five innings in game two.  

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Bears drop three but outlast Tigers for lone win on weekend

April 9, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team went 1-3 in league play this weekend in doubleheaders against Cornell and Princeton. The Bears dropped two games to Cornell (16-13, 7-1 Ivy) before losing a one-run decision to Princeton (9-20, 5-3) in game one Saturday. But in game two, Bruno (6-16, 3-5) bounced back to salvage a win from the weekend, outlasting the Tigers in a 2-1, 11-inning thriller to split the series.

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Bears sweep Columbia to earn first Ivy victories

April 2, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team was on the road over spring break – first in California for a tournament, and then in Pennsylvania and New York for the start of its Ivy League season.