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Zach Hunsaker ’20 wraps up college basketball career

Zach Hunsaker ’20 wraps up college basketball career

April 7, 2020 0 comments

Zach Hunsaker ’20 was heralded as a leader on the men’s basketball team from the moment he transferred to Brown as a sophomore, serving as team captain in all three of his seasons with the Bears.

Erin McCrudden will be working as an assistant coach for the field hockey team, alongside Head Coach Jill Reeve and fellow Assistant Coach Jillian Coppola. 

Erin McCrudden hired as assistant field hockey coach

April 6, 2020 0 comments

The field hockey team has added former University of Louisville star and USA National Team member Erin McCrudden to its coaching staff, the team announced March 27. McCrudden will be working as an assistant coach alongside Head Coach Jill Reeve and fellow Assistant Coach Jillian Coppola. 

Litsky ’20 looks back on Brown tennis career

Litsky ’20 looks back on Brown tennis career

March 29, 2020 0 comments

Peter Litsky ’20 closed out his senior season on a hot streak, winning his final eight completed singles matches and leading the men’s tennis team to victories against Yale, Michigan State University and Boston College.

Sarah Behn steps down as women’s basketball head coach

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Sarah Behn steps down as women’s basketball head coach

March 24, 2020 0 comments

Sarah Behn stepped down from her position as head coach of the women’s basketball team, the University announced yesterday in a press release.

Heather Marini, former offensive quality control assistant coach, became the first female position coach in division 1 football when it was announced March 16 that she was promoted to the Bears' quarterbacks coach.

Brown hires first female position coach in Division I football

March 21, 2020 0 comments

Heather Marini became the first female coach in Division 1 Football after Brown announced March 16 that she had been promoted to the Bears’ quarterbacks coach. 

At the close of her sophomore year, lacrosse player Sophia DeRosa '22 stood fourth in assists and second in goals, shots and shots on goal.

DeRosa ’22 reflects on canceled women’s lacrosse season

March 21, 2020 0 comments

Sophia DeRosa ’22 was scorching her sophomore campaign as an attacker and assistant team captain on the women’s lacrosse team when the COVID-19 pandemic brought the season to an abrupt end.

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

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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.

Aughavin, a political science concentrator, led the men’s lacrosse team to a comeback victory over the defending national champions.

Ryan Aughavin ’21 scores three goals in win over No. 8 Virginia

March 13, 2020 0 comments

Ryan Aughavin ’21 rose to the occasion during Sunday’s lacrosse game against the University of Virginia, the defending national champions and No. 8 ranked team in the country. His three goals were critical in Bruno’s 14-13 win.

Ivy League cancels sports due to COVID-19

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Ivy League cancels sports due to COVID-19

March 12, 2020 0 comments

The Ivy League presidents released a joint statement Wednesday afternoon unanimously announcing the cancellation of all spring athletic practices and competitions for the remainder of the academic year in an effort to combat the quickly spreading coronavirus.

The Bears finished ninth in the ECAC regular season standings before falling to Colgate in the first round of the playoffs this weekend.

Brown men’s hockey falls to Colgate in overtime, ends playoff run

March 9, 2020 0 comments

The men’s hockey team ended its playoff run with a pair of losses to eighth-seeded Colgate University this weekend, falling to the Raiders 3-0 Friday and 3-2 in overtime Saturday.