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Articles by Amelia Spalter (34)

Leo Berkman ’23 has had a breakout first year on the men’s water polo team, scoring the second-highest number of goals.

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Berkman ’23 leads water polo over MIT

October 18, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Brown beat Massachusetts Institute of Technology 17-12 at home Saturday with a hat trick from attacker Leo Berkman ’23 that helped the Bears short circuit the Engineers.

Van Rootselaar ’22 guided Brown to a 3-1 victory over Dartmouth Saturday. The sophomore midfielder has scored 15 points this year.

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Van Rootselaar ’22 leads field hockey to victory

October 11, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Field hockey midfielder Danielle van Rootselaar ’22 played a role in all three goals in the Bears’ win against Dartmouth over the weekend, assisting in the first two tallies and scoring the final goal herself.

The Bears’ win over Dartmouth featured a double-double from Sophia Miller ’21. Miller came just shy of another in the loss against Harvard.

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Volleyball wins Ivy home opener against Dartmouth, falls to Harvard

October 6, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The volleyball team had a hot-and-cold weekend at home as the Bears (9-4, 1-2 Ivy) bested Dartmouth (5-7, 1-2) 3-1 in their first conference game on home turf Friday before falling to Harvard (3-9, 1-2) 3-0 on Saturday.

The Bears took the lead only 34 seconds into the game after a 75-yard rush by running back Allen Smith ’22 followed by a 22-yard touchdown. Despite the early lead, Bruno failed to score again for the rest of the game.

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Football travels to Harvard for Ivy League opener, loses to Crimson 42-7

September 30, 2019 Comments are Disabled

On Friday night, Brown came charging out of the locker room and scored a touchdown 34 seconds into the game against Harvard. But Bruno ultimately suffered a familiar fate, falling to Harvard for the ninth consecutive time by a 42-7 margin.

Bears win season opener against Bryant 35-30 under guidance of new Head Coach James Perry, Bryant’s former head coach.

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Football wins season opener in Head Coach Perry’s debut

September 23, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The football team earned its first win of the season Saturday in a 35-30 triumph against Bryant University in Smithfield.

Thompson ’21, who previously played for two years at West Virginia University, has held Brown’s opponents scoreless this season.

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Thompson ’21 posts consecutive shutouts

September 20, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Women’s soccer goalkeeper Kayla Thompson ’21 earned back-to-back shut-out victories last week in games against the University of Hartford Thursday and Providence College Sunday.

Bruno felt the heat against the Friars in a final tournament match, entering the fifth and final round tied with two sets apiece. The Bears proved resilient and clinched the deciding match at 15-11, prevailing with a 3-2 victory and earning them the Friar Classic title. Women’s volleyball will next take the court at Bryant University on September 17.

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Women’s volleyball takes home uncontested tournament victory

September 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The women’s volleyball team beat out Coppin State University, Fairleigh Dickinson University and Providence College to claim an uncontested victory in the Friar Classic at Providence College over the weekend.

The Bears’ tenacious mentality and strategy contributed to their critical 13-10 win against Wagner College Saturday. Brown proceeded to win five out of its six games in the Bruno Classic over the weekend. The team will return to the pool in the Princeton Invitational this Saturday.

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Men’s water polo wins opening game

September 9, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The men’s water polo team opened its home slate with a 13-10 double overtime victory against Wagner College Saturday.

In a dominating victory against Long Island University, first-year Mahdia Parker lead the Women’s Rugby Saturday.

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Parker ’23 paces offense to win rugby home opener 60-19

September 6, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Mahdia Parker ’23 has arrived from Harlem with a bang, scoring three tries as an outside center in her first collegiate rugby appearance and leading the Bears to a 60-19 victory over Long Island University Saturday.

Following last year’s defeat by Northeastern University, Bruno came back with victories in first, second and third varsity in the Dreissigacker Cup this past weekend. Bruno next heads to Dartmouth to compete for the Atalanta Cup.

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Men’s crew wins Dreissigacker Cup

April 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Battling fierce headwinds and sporadic gusts of rain, the Bears charged the Seekonk River with five varsity boats against Northeastern University in the Dreissigacker Cup Saturday.