Sports

Sweeping, swept: Volleyball splits

October 27, 2009 0 comments

The volleyball team split this weekend, sweeping Dartmouth 3-0 for its first Ivy League win of the season and falling to Harvard, also by a 3-0 score.

Doubles teams represent Bruno at ITA Regionals

October 26, 2009 0 comments

Six players on the men’s tennis team represented Brown in the four-day ITA Regionals from Oct. 16 to 19. Co-captains Kendrick Au ’11 and Charlie Posner ’11 advanced to the doubles final on the last day, losing 9-7 to Alistair Felton and Andy Nguyen from Harvard.

Still in hunt for Ivy crown, football tops Cornell behind Farnham ’10

October 26, 2009 0 comments

It was turning out to be a defensive battle in Ithaca. Then 15 seconds changed everything. Four plays. Two touchdowns. The Bears never looked back, and ran away with a 34-14 victory.

M. soccer comes off loss to beat Cornell

October 26, 2009 0 comments

The Cornell men were in dire need of an Ivy League soccer win Saturday in Ithaca, N.Y., but the No. 18 Brown men’s soccer team would not budge an inch, earning a 1-0 win.

Top Ivy receivers to duel as football faces Cornell

October 23, 2009 0 comments

Coming off of a three-game homestand, the football team will hit the road to face Cornell on Saturday at 12:30 p.m.

Cross country travels to Indiana

October 22, 2009 0 comments

The men’s and women’s cross country squads traveled to Indiana last weekend to compete in the 2009 Indiana State University Pre-National Invitational. Both teams showed strength in a large field of schools from across the country.

W. soccer goes one for three on the road

October 22, 2009 0 comments

The women’s soccer team (4-7-1, 1-3-0 Ivy League) continued its road trip this week, picking up one victory in three close matches.

M. soccer loses first of season against Harvard

October 22, 2009 0 comments

The No. 18 men’s soccer team (7-1-5, 2-1-0 Ivy) faced its toughest road stretch of the season, when it fell just short, 1-0 to No. 11 Harvard (10-2-1, 2-0-1 Ivy) and notched a 1-1 tie with St. John’s (4-2-8).

Voleyball trip to Big Apple doesn’t yield big results

October 22, 2009 0 comments

The volleyball team’s trip to New York this weekend proved disappointing, as the Bears fell to both Columbia and Cornell. After the weekend, the Bears dropped to 4-12 this season and 0-5 in the Ivy League.

Columns

Ethan Hammerman ’13: Don’t take me out to the ball game

October 21, 2009 0 comments

Take me out to the ball game, take me out to the crowd … ” Don’t you just hate that song? I mean, peanuts and Cracker Jack? If I go to a baseball game, I at least want a soft pretzel or hot dog for my troubles, not any of these chintzy, salty, dusty snack foods.