Topic: Softball

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.

Stephanie Thompson ’13 contributed a hit and a run to the Bears’ loss to Harvard.

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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. 

Alissa Haddaji / Herald

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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. 

Captain Kate Strobel ‘12 tallied a couple of hits in the Bears’ two losses to URI.

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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.  

Stephanie Thompson ’13 hit the tying home run that helped lead Brown to its extra-inning win over Princeton.

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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. 

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Bruno drops three of four games in tournament

March 20, 2012 0 comments

The women’s softball team came away with only one win from the University of Maryland Baltimore County Spring Classic, a four game tournament held in Baltimore this weekend.