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Topic: Athletics

Ryan: Why Brown Women’s Golf lost its varsity status

Op-eds, Opinions

Ryan: Why Brown Women’s Golf lost its varsity status

September 27, 2020 4 comments

Brown student-athlete and former golfer Amanda Levy ’23 recently published an op-ed titled “The Hidden Attack on Gender Equity in College Athletics” on the website Business of College Sports.

Ivy League cancels all fall sports competition

News, Sports, University News

Ivy League cancels all fall sports competition

July 8, 2020 0 comments

The Ivy League canceled all fall athletic competition, according to an announcement released Wednesday afternoon. Winter sports will not begin until after Jan. 1. 

At a game this season, the women's basketball team faced off against Merrimack College — where new head coach Monique Leblanc coached for nine years.

Sports

Women’s basketball hires Head Coach Monique LeBlanc

April 13, 2020 2 comments

Monique LeBlanc was named the new head coach of the women’s basketball team Friday. LeBlanc comes to Brown after spending nine years as the head coach at Merrimack College and before that, three seasons as assistant coach at Bucknell University.

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.

Sports

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. 

Brent Beaudoin ’20, who posted two goals and an assist last weekend, has recorded seven goals and five assists this season.

Sports

Beaudoin ’20 fuels Bears’ offense over weekend

February 14, 2020 0 comments

The men’s hockey team earned a critical three points in conference play last weekend, eclipsing Princeton 4-3 in a comeback victory Friday and tying No. 15 Quinnipiac University 2-2 Saturday.

Mackie ’59: Honoring the Legacy of Arlene Gorton ’52 — Brown’s Opportunity

Op-eds, Opinions

Mackie ’59: Honoring the Legacy of Arlene Gorton ’52 — Brown’s Opportunity

February 6, 2020 0 comments

Today, few people on campus know of Arlene Gorton ’52, a Brown athletic administrator who recently passed away. Anyone who participates in athletics at any level, however, is a beneficiary of Arlene’s inclusive philosophy that athletics are for everyone.

Aman ’20: It’s time to make youth sports fun again

Columns, Opinions

Aman ’20: It’s time to make youth sports fun again

September 3, 2019 Comments are Disabled

In high school, I played three sports: cross country, swimming and track. Being a multi-sport athlete could be tough; at the beginning of each season, I would struggle to keep up with my teammates who trained year-round.

After winning their final home game, the Bears will face off against Harvard in the opener of the Ivy League championship next weekend.

Sports

Women’s water polo downs No. 22 Marist

April 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The women’s water polo team defeated No. 22 Marist College at home Saturday in their final game of the season.

Tomlinson ’20 earned his first win of the season as he allowed just two runs in seven innings in Brown’s 7-3 victory over Cornell Sunday.

Sports

Tomlinson ’20 leads baseball to sweep over Cornell

April 12, 2019 Comments are Disabled

With an ERA of 3.43 going into the season, right-handed pitcher Will Tomlinson ’20 (1-3) is proving to be a core asset to the Brown baseball program. He led the Bears (8-18, 5-4 Ivy) in a sweep of Cornell at an away series over the weekend.

Fundraising for the BrownTogether campaign has allowed for the renovation of athletic facilities and recruitment of sports coaches.

Sports

Athletics exceeds fundraising milestone

February 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The BrownTogether campaign recently eclipsed $100 million raised for the University’s athletic department.