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Taneil Ruffin

Sports Editor

Taneil Ruffin is currently a Sports Editor for the Herald, having previously served as a Senior Staff Writer for the section. The suburban Philadelphia native is a senior concentrating in history. If not at the Herald, Taneil can be found in the OMAC perfecting her midrange jumper or in the Rock making Spotify playlists that exclusively feature One Direction and Fetty Wap.

Articles by Taneil Ruffin (50)

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 looks for a teammate on offense. The Bears secured their first conference win of the season against Columbia last weekend.


Women’s basketball looks to carry momentum into road trip north

February 6, 2015 Comments are Disabled

After notching its first conference win over Columbia, the women’s basketball team looks to carry this momentum to the weekend with Harvard and Dartmouth.

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 sets up Bruno’s offense, which dominated on Saturday night against Ivy cellar dweller Columbia.


Women’s basketball splits weekend, claims first Ivy win

February 2, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Opening the six-week stretch of conference doubleheaders at home in the Pizzitola Sports Center, the women’s basketball team came up short against Cornell.

Jordin Alexander ’16 defends the Brown basket from an onrushing Yale guard. The Bears will look to put two losses to the Elis in the rearview mirror before hosting the Lions and the Big Red.


Women’s basketball heads into crucial Ivy weekend

January 30, 2015 Comments are Disabled

After coming up short in two games against Yale, the women’s basketball team will look to collect its first conference wins, taking on Cornell and Columbia

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 looks to escape her defender. The Bears played a strong first half but were outscored 46-33 in the second half.


Alexander ’16 leads women’s basketball with 21 points in loss to Bulldogs

January 26, 2015 Comments are Disabled

Despite a superb demonstration Tuesday against the New Jersey Institute of Technology, the women’s basketball team handed another victory to Yale.

Sophie Bikofsky ’15 rushes into opposing defense. The program’s record holder for best three-point percentage in a single season led the Bears to four wins over winter break.


Demolition of NJIT closes women’s basketball impressive winter break

January 23, 2015 Comments are Disabled

While students started the trek back to College Hill, the women’s basketball team wrapped up its six-game winter break tour with a victory at home.


Alexander ’16 lights up scoreboard, obliterates career-high

November 21, 2014 Comments are Disabled

For her impactful and game-winning performance and new career-high, The Herald has named Jordin Alexander ’16 Athlete of the Week.

Ariana Rucker ’16 handles the puck in a recent game. Despite a strong showing in their overtime loss to Colgate Saturday night, the Bears lost both matchups this weekend, failing to sustain their momentum from last week’s back-to-back home wins over the University of Maine. Bruno will look to rebound against Providence in a contest for the Mayor’s Cup Nov. 28.


Offense dries up as women’s ice hockey goes winless on road trip

November 17, 2014 Comments are Disabled

In spite of last weekend’s superb offensive demonstration, the women’s hockey team fell short and handed conference victories to Cornell and Colgate.

Offensive outburst leads women’s ice hockey to sweep of Maine


Offensive outburst leads women’s ice hockey to sweep of Maine

November 10, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The women’s ice hockey team marked its return to Meehan Auditorium this weekend with two victories in a pair of non-conference match ups.

A Bruno player attempts to escape tacklers. The Bears’ defense has been as stingy as their offense has been potent, not allowing more than 15 points in any match while the attack has scored nearly 57.5 points per game.


Rugby team completes undefeated regular season

October 27, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The women’s rugby team ended its first regular season as a varsity team with a perfect 6-0 record Saturday with its 46-12 victory over visiting Navy.

The women’s rugby team cheers after a huddle. The Bears have been a juggernaut since making the leap to varsity status, laying waste to four Ivy League opponents by a combined score of 244-32.


Rugby breaks century mark in clobbering of Columbia

October 6, 2014 Comments are Disabled

To call the women’s rugby team’s game over Columbia a commanding win would be an understatement.

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