Topic: sports

Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

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Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

April 8, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team earned its second shutout victory of the season with a 12-0 win over Princeton Sunday, after dropping two contests of a three-game series to the Tigers Saturday.

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.

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Schapiro ’19: MLB’s baserunner rule is ineffective and inorganic

April 6, 2018 0 comments

Besides an email from a Baseball Writers’ Association of America member angry at my criticisms of Hall of Fame voting procedures in December 2016, my columns don’t usually generate many responses.

Emily Waters ’20 powered the Bears to a 4-0 victory against the Penn Quakers to give Brown its second conference win of the season.

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Waters ’20 pitches game shutout

April 5, 2018 0 comments

The softball team won its second conference game of the season last weekend, earning a 4-0 victory against Penn at home.

Op-eds, Opinions

Nugent ’21: Extra-inning baserunner rule does not hurt baseball

April 2, 2018 0 comments

I read The Herald’s April 1 column “Schapiro ’19: Rob Manfred crosses the Rubicon”, and while I don’t love what Rob Manfred is doing to baseball, denouncing the implementation of an international tiebreaker in the minors is not the right battle to choose. There are plenty of problems to solve […]

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.

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Klein ’20: Why the Warriors won’t dominate the playoffs

March 22, 2018 0 comments

With spring finally here, we are only a couple of weeks away from the NBA playoffs.

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Gymnastics closes out regular season with third-place finish

March 19, 2018 0 comments

One week out from the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship, the gymnastics team wrapped up its final meet of the regular season with a third-place finish at the University of Bridgeport. Brown tallied a 192.600 Saturday evening and bested the Centenary College of Louisiana while finishing behind Yale and the […]

Bruno suffered two large defeats to open the series against Dallas Baptist University, but played a complete game to win the final contest 9-5 and end their six-game losing streak.

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Baseball falters against Patriots’ solid offense 2-1 in away series

March 18, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team fell in a three-game series on the road to Dallas Baptist University this weekend, losing their first two contests 17-2 and 14-4 before claiming a 9-5 victory in their final matchup Sunday.