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Topic: Brown athletes

Some saw the Ivy League's cancellations—announced on Nov. 12 for the winter season and Feb. 18 for the spring season—as unnecessarily early.

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Brown’s winter athletes reflect on a lost season amid NCAA winter championships

March 25, 2021 0 comments

Across the NCAA, winter seasons are coming to a close — and though the season has been anything but typical, an element of normalcy has returned for most conferences.

Mackie ’59: Cliff Stevenson and the coaching road less chosen

Op-eds, Opinions

Mackie ’59: Cliff Stevenson and the coaching road less chosen

March 5, 2021 0 comments

It was 1960, and Brown was trying to gain a foothold in the newly-minted athletic Ivy League. Overmatched in facilities, financial resources and athletic pedigree, one question dogged the program: Do we really belong in the Ivy League?

Zach Hunsaker ’20 wraps up college basketball career

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Zach Hunsaker ’20 wraps up college basketball career

April 7, 2020 Comments are Disabled

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.

First year phenom Brittany Raphino ’23 has led the women’s soccer team with eight goals scored and 19 overall points in 14 total games.

Sports

Raphino ’23 uses offensive firepower to keep soccer undefeated in Ivy League

November 1, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Brittany Raphino ’23 has scored four goals in her last three games for the women’s soccer team and has posted 19 points on the season. Bruno is currently leading the Ivy League with a 5-0-0 conference record and a 12-1-1 overall performance and is set to close out the season a week from tomorrow.

The Bears took the lead only 34 seconds into the game after a 75-yard rush by running back Allen Smith ’22 followed by a 22-yard touchdown. Despite the early lead, Bruno failed to score again for the rest of the game.

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Football travels to Harvard for Ivy League opener, loses to Crimson 42-7

September 30, 2019 Comments are Disabled

On Friday night, Brown came charging out of the locker room and scored a touchdown 34 seconds into the game against Harvard. But Bruno ultimately suffered a familiar fate, falling to Harvard for the ninth consecutive time by a 42-7 margin.

The men’s lacrosse team showed strong defense in a Saturday game against No. 5 ranked Yale, but the Bears were outscored by the Bulldogs. They will face cross-town rival Providence College on Tuesday.

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Men’s lacrosse falls 17-12 to Bulldogs in New Haven

April 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Coming into Saturday’s game against No. 5 Yale, the men’s lacrosse team hoped to find its third Ivy League win for the year and avenge last year’s shootout loss against the Bulldogs.

Bruno dropped two games and won one game in its series against Dartmouth this weekend. The Bears next face Ivy League leader Columbia in a road series.

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Men’s baseball wins one in three-game series against Dartmouth

April 15, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The baseball team dropped its weekend series to Dartmouth, dominating game two 13-6 but coming up empty in close losses in games one and three.

Brown and Penn were the only undefeated Ivy League teams going into their matchup Saturday. The game celebrated the 50th anniversary of Brown’s 1969 champion team winning the school’s first Ivy title in lacrosse.

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Men’s lacrosse lose battle for top of Ivy League

April 8, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The men’s lacrosse team was defeated in a battle for first place in the Ivy League Saturday in a 16 -9 loss against Penn at Stevenson-Pincince Field.

Glenn ’14, Meyers ’16: Cutting Brown athletics isn’t a joke

Op-eds, Opinions

Glenn ’14, Meyers ’16: Cutting Brown athletics isn’t a joke

October 29, 2018 3 comments

With the start of the new week came the revival of an old debate: Is there value in Brown athletics? Many of us arrived to work last Monday to find multiple messages from friends sharing the opinion piece by August ’19, Kent-Daggett ’19 and  Taswell ’19 entitled, “A slam dunk proposal for Brown athletics.”

Travis Bouscaren ’19 recorded six goals, three assists and three steals last week and was named Brown’s Student-Athlete of the Week.

Sports

Bouscaren ’19 helps water polo earn critical victories

October 12, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The men’s water polo team earned three crucial victories last week, beating Harvard 11-9 and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 11-10 in a double-header before defeating Princeton 11-10.