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Articles by Alexandra Conway (44)


Alum retires from 12 years in pro soccer

December 3, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Corey Gibbs ’01, the most decorated professional and international player in Brown soccer history, retired from his professional career last Monday, according to an announcement made by the Chicago Fire Major League Soccer club.


No. 15 Bears suffer season-ending loss in NCAA Round 2

November 19, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 15 men’s soccer team’s season came to a heartbreaking end last night in the second round of the NCAA tournament against the No. 2 seed University of Maryland.


Bears head to NCAA second round

November 16, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Two crucial goals in the first half of the first-round match of the NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Tournament propelled the No. 15 Bears to a 2-0 win over Drexel (12-4-3) yesterday evening at Vidas Field in Philadelphia.


At-large bid paves way to Division I tourney

November 14, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 11 men’s soccer team learned Monday that it earned an at-large bid in the NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Tournament. The team will travel to Philadelphia this Thursday to face Drexel University in the first round of the tournament. 


No. 11 Bruno lose out on auto NCAA berth

November 11, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 11 men’s soccer team was defeated 2-1 by Dartmouth in a hard-fought battle Friday evening in Hanover, N.H. The Big Green (9-7-0, 5-2 Ivy) scored a controversial buzzer-beating goal in overtime, handing the Bears (12-2-3, 4-1-2) their second loss of the year. 


Bruno ties Yale on Senior Night

November 5, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 11 men’s soccer team battled Yale to a 1-1 double-overtime draw Saturday evening at Stevenson Field, dropping Bruno to second in the Ivy League standings. The hard-fought match was reminiscent of last year’s game when the Bears edged the Bulldogs 1-0 in a tight overtime battle. 


No. 11 Bears shut out Quakers

October 29, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Forward Ben Maurey ’15 scored the game-winning goal for the third straight game Saturday evening to lead the No. 11 men’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory at Penn. The win extended the Bears’ unbeaten streak to 11 games and marked their 10th shutout of the season. With only two conference games remaining, the first-place Bears (12-1-2, 4-0-1 Ivy) are that much closer to defending their 2011 title.    


No. 18 Bruno top undefeated Big Red

October 21, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 18 men’s soccer team put an end to No. 10 Cornell’s undefeated season and reign atop the Ivy League with a 2-0 victory Saturday afternoon in front of a boisterous crowd at Stevenson Field. With three conference games left in the season, the Bears (11-1-2, 3-0-1 Ivy)  have put themselves in prime position to defend their co-league title and keep it out of the hands of the previously dominant Big Red (12-1-0, 3-1-0). 


Bears soar over Eagles in final minutes

October 19, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Striker Ben Maurey ’15 notched a flawless goal in the final minutes of the men’s soccer match at Boston College Tuesday to lift the Bears to a 1-0 victory over the Eagles. Maurey’s goal broke the Eagles’ (7-4-3) impressive seven-game unbeaten streak and gave the No. 18 Bears (10-1-2, 2-0-1 Ivy) their eighth shutout of the season.


Bruno grabs 2-1 Ivy victory in overtime

October 14, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 19 men’s soccer team continued its winning ways this weekend in a tough battle against Ivy League rival Harvard, clinching a 2-1 victory in overtime at Stevenson Field. In front of a large and enthusiastic home crowd, Bruno (9-1-2, 2-0-1 Ivy) won an important conference matchup against a struggling (1-7-3, 0-2-1 Ivy) Crimson squad.