Sports

M. soccer ties BU, tops Columbia

October 8, 2009 0 comments

The 23rd-ranked men’s soccer team (5-0-4, 1-0-0) played in its third and fourth-consecutive overtime games last week, battling No. 16 BU (7-3-2) to a 3-3 tie in double overtime, and salvaging a 2-1 overtime win over Columbia Saturday in its Ivy League opener.

A New York win over Columbia for women’s soccer

October 6, 2009 0 comments

The women’s soccer team (3-5-0, 1-1-0 Ivy League) bounced back from an opening loss in league play this weekend, pulling out a 1-0 victory over the Columbia Lions in New York.

Volleyball falls to Yale in Ivy Opener, 3-0

October 6, 2009 0 comments

The volleyball team lost to Ivy champion Yale, 3-0, on Friday in a rough start to its Ivy League season.

Columns

2009 MLB Playoffs: Do I feel lucky?

October 6, 2009 0 comments

Jonathan Hahn makes his playoff picks.

Wideout Farnham ’10 decorated

October 6, 2009 0 comments

Wide-receiver Buddy Farnham ‘10 picked up a pair of honors after starring in the football team’s rain-soaked 28-20 victory over URI Saturday, securing the Governor’s Cup for the first time in his four years at Brown. Farnham was named the National Special Teams Player of the Week by The Sports […]

Bears beat URI in a muddy weekend game

October 5, 2009 0 comments

With rainy skies overhead and a slick ball under center, football’s game against the University of Rhode Island Saturday looked like it would turn into a run-dominated battle in the mud.

Field hockey improves record but remains winless in Ivy League

October 5, 2009 0 comments

The field hockey team beat Vermont, 3-2, in penalty strokes after double overtime on Sunday afternoon atop Warner Roof. The Bears improved their record to 4-6, though they stand 0-3 in the Ivy League.

Football Preview: For wideout, URI rivalry is personal

October 2, 2009 0 comments

Bobby Sewall ’10 has zero wins against the University of Rhode Island, and when the Bears host their rivals from Kingston this weekend, the game will be Sewall’s last chance to beat the team he used to root for.

W. volleyball earns split at tourney

October 1, 2009 0 comments

The Bears (4-7) battled for a 1-1 split this weekend at the Bryant Invitational. After sweeping Howard University (3-17) in the first match, Brown narrowly fell to the host Bulldogs (3-11), 3-2, in the second. Brianna Williamson ’11 fueled the Bears with a combined 27 kills, 22 digs and six service aces.

M. water polo gaining momentum, chemistry

October 1, 2009 0 comments

In the past week the men’s water polo team beat the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 6-5, and Fordham, 11-9, then fell to St. Francis by a score of 12-5. Despite the loss, the team is improving, and its “chemistry” is strengthening with each game, said Head Coach Felix Mercado.