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Topic: Athletes

From tailored canvas to Nike swooshes: diving into sports uniforms at Brown

News, Sports, University News

From tailored canvas to Nike swooshes: diving into sports uniforms at Brown

April 28, 2021 0 comments

The Ivy League, technically, is a Division I conference. In most ways, though, it’s hard to compare the University to a Power Five conference school. Games typically air on ESPN’s streaming service instead of on cable.

Jordan Mann ’15, who walked on to the men’s track and field team while at Brown, has maintained an intense training schedule during COVID-19. In his spare time he has worked to become fluent in Japanese.

Sports

Brown alums with Olympic aspirations remain committed to their dreams

September 17, 2020 0 comments

For three Brown alums, the Olympics had never been closer to reality — until the COVID-19 pandemic put a pause on their long-awaited dreams.

From clockwise left: Jordan Mann ’15, Anders Weiss ’15, and Alex Milkasevich ’19.

Sports

Brown alums with Olympics aspirations shift sights to 2021

April 21, 2020 Comments are Disabled

For three Brown alums, the Olympics had never been closer to reality — until the COVID-19 pandemic put a pause on their long-awaited dreams. On March 24th, it was announced that the 2020 Olympic Games, scheduled to take place in Tokyo, had been delayed until 2021 due to the pandemic.

The 2019 men’s lacrosse team will be highlighted by All-American goalie Phil Goss ’20 and an influx of talent including two new coaches.

Sports

Men’s lacrosse to open season hosting Quinnipiac

February 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The men’s lacrosse team will aim to start the season off on the right foot with a contest against Quinnipiac University at home Saturday.

University investigates men’s swim, dive team for hazing

News, University News

University investigates men’s swim, dive team for hazing

December 5, 2017 Comments are Disabled

The University launched an investigation into alleged hazing of new members on the men’s swimming and diving team Nov. 29.

Thomas ’21: Athletes are people, too

Columns, Opinions

Thomas ’21: Athletes are people, too

October 23, 2017 1 comment

Athletes are a lot like superheroes. Millions of people around the world watch sports and marvel at the seemingly otherworldly abilities of athletes.

Campanelli ’18: Professional athletes deserve a political voice

Columns, Opinions

Campanelli ’18: Professional athletes deserve a political voice

September 25, 2017 1 comment

President Trump unleashed a series of tweets criticizing NBA star Steph Curry’s unwillingness to accept an invitation to the White House.

Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

Sports

Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

March 21, 2017 Comments are Disabled

For Bailey Tills ’16 and Jack Kelly ’16, the five months from April to August are comprised of working two jobs, on the clock seven days a week.

Fitness instructors from the Jonathan Nelson ’77 Fitness Center have expressed concern that their assignments were ended as opposed to furloughed.

Sports

Athletes navigate academic constraints, distinct standards of social conduct

October 21, 2016 1 comment

Though athletes and non-athletes at Brown live side by side, varsity athletes are widely held to different standards of social conduct.