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Articles by Amelia Spalter (34)

Gorton participated in two cases related to the implementation of Title IX, which helped expand opportunities for women in athletics.

News, Sports

Title IX Pioneer Arlene Gorton ’52 Memorial Service Postponed

March 13, 2020 1 comment

Arlene Gorton ’52, namesake of the Arlene Gorton ’52 Cup for sportsmanship and fair play in female varsity athletics, passed away from natural causes January 3 at her home in East Providence.

After falling behind three goals to none early in their matchup against Dartmouth, the women’s lacrosse team recovered to take a 6-5 lead into halftime. But the Big Green fought back to earn the  victory on a game-winning goal in sudden death overtime.

Sports

Women’s lacrosse falls to Dartmouth 12-11 in overtime

March 3, 2020 0 comments

Brown (2-2, 0-1 Ivy) took on No. 16 Dartmouth (3-0, 1-0 Ivy) in its first conference game of the season Saturday, ultimately falling by one point in a nail-bitingly close matchup in which the teams were tied seven times before entering overtime.

Katie Klein ’22, an attacker, led the team in scoring with 54 successful shots and came third in opponent ejections drawn at 31.

Sports

Klein ’22 leads women’s water polo to 5-1 record at Bruno Classic

February 7, 2020 0 comments

Katie Klein ’22 helped the women’s water polo team achieve five victories over the weekend in their first tournament of the season. She converted 12 goals in six games while guiding her team to a 5-1 record, with the only loss coming to No. 18 Wagner College.

Cameron Daly ’20 previously has competed at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational and the Ivy League Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Sports

Daly ’20 breaks University record in 5000-meter race

January 31, 2020 0 comments

Cameron Daly ’20 broke the University record for the 5000-meter track and field event at the Boston University Terrier Invitational and Columbia Challenge this weekend. His time of 14:00.31 beat the 15-year-old record by over seven seconds and his own personal best by over nine seconds.

Bruno outshot the Hawks 39-22 in Saturday’s matchup, which went into a five-minute overtime period but resulted in a 3-3 tie.

Sports

Women’s hockey completes 1-0-1 weekend at home against St. Anselm

January 27, 2020 0 comments

The Bears came away with a victory against St. Anselm College Friday in a 1-0 shutout before tying the Hawks 3-3 Saturday.

Pictured: Diver Trevor Labuda ’22. The Bears have started the season with a 3-4 record, and will face Cornell on the road this weekend.

Sports

Labuda ’22 breaks diving record in victory

January 24, 2020 0 comments

Trevor Labuda ’22 led the men’s swimming and diving team to victory against Columbia this weekend with a record-breaking 3-meter dive. Labuda’s 354.00 points broke the program best of 351.05 that was set in 1989.

Smith ’22 is currently seventh in the Ivy League in rushing with 522 yards on 106 attempts. He and quarterback EJ Perry ’21 lead the Ivy’s second-ranked rushing attack behind only Dartmouth.

Sports

Smith ’22 fuels Bears to victory over Columbia with 70-yard run

November 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Running back Allen Smith ’22 helped lead the Bears to victory over Columbia Saturday, rushing 13 times for 113 yards, his second 100-yard rushing game of the season.

Goalkeeper Calla Isaac ’20 stopped 31 shots Friday to bring her total saves to 155 for this season, the fourth highest in the league. The Bears will look to start a new winning streak when they take the ice against Colgate University on Friday.

Sports

Women’s hockey defeats RPI 2-1 in home opener

November 11, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The Bears returned for their home opener after five losses on the road to defeat Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 2-1, earning their first victory of the season. The following night Bruno fell to Union College 1-4 on home ice.

Makena Ehlert ’20 has been a constant force this season, playing in every set and standing at second in both Ivy kills and points.

Sports

Ehlert ’20 leads Bears to win over Lions

October 25, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Outside hitter Makena Ehlert ’20 recorded 19 kills and two blocks to lead Brown in a win against Columbia over the weekend.

Sophia Miller ’23, Makena Ehlert ’20 (pictured) and Kaitlyn Wong ’23 distinguished themselves as key players in Bruno’s defeat of Columbia.

Sports

Bears win three consecutive sets to eclipse Columbia

October 20, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The women’s volleyball team outplayed Columbia in three consecutive sets to win 3-1 at home Saturday. The first period got off to a tense start, with the Bears falling to Columbia 19-25…