Topic: Brown Bears

Head Coach James Perry ’00 continued to turn the Brown football team around with his first Ivy win, a blowout defeat of Columbia. The Bears will take on Dartmouth in their final matchup of the season.

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Losing streak snapped, football focuses in on Dartmouth

November 22, 2019 0 comments

If you listen closely, you can almost hear it. A cleat colliding with a football, a thud of a running back diving into the end zone, a collective roar of celebration.

Saturday’s victory with goals from Raphino ’23 extended Brown’s winning streak to 12. Big Red ranks last in the the Ivy League conference.

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Women’s soccer defeats Cornell 2-0

October 28, 2019 0 comments

The women’s soccer team entered Saturday’s game against Cornell leading the Ivy League with an 11-1-1 record and a dominant presence on the field. The Big Red was well aware of Brown’s prowess — as Chance the Rapper so famously said, “They don’t want no problems, want no problems with Brown.”

Bears sought their first Ivy conference victory since 2016 going into Saturday’s game but lost 37-25 against Big Red.

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Football faces heartbreaking loss against Cornell

October 28, 2019 0 comments

In an intense Saturday matchup against Cornell, the football team was just one first down away from snapping its Ivy losing streak, which began in 2016.

Forward White ’21 led the women’s soccer team with a goal in last Saturday’s 2-1 victory over Dartmouth in the Ivy League home opener.

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Welcome to Starland: White ’21 shines for Bears

October 4, 2019 0 comments

As a forward on the women’s soccer team, Star White ’21 has lived up to her stellar name and posted a trio of goals on the season. White helped the Bears to a five-game shutout win streak at the beginning of the year, and has been a key contributor in the team’s victories.

Hannah Butler ’21 was one of three Brown women to place in the top four in the Maribel Sanchez Southern Invitational cross country race.

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Butler ’21 wins season’s first XC race

September 13, 2019 0 comments

Hannah Butler ’21 started her cross-country season with a flash, winning the six-kilometer Maribel Sanchez Souther Invitational at a time of 21:58.74. The first-place finish marked the first collegiate victory of Butler’s career.

The Bears’ tenacious mentality and strategy contributed to their critical 13-10 win against Wagner College Saturday. Brown proceeded to win five out of its six games in the Bruno Classic over the weekend. The team will return to the pool in the Princeton Invitational this Saturday.

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Men’s water polo wins opening game

September 9, 2019 0 comments

The men’s water polo team opened its home slate with a 13-10 double overtime victory against Wagner College Saturday.

Will Mims ’21  earned a yellow card in the 80th minute of the game. The Bears maintained solid defense against the Hawks’ attack until the 88th minute, when Hartford’s Knights-Browne broke the tie, resulting in a 2-1 defeat in the Bears’ first game of the season.

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Men’s soccer stunned by Hartford Hawks on late goal

September 8, 2019 0 comments

After Michael Chung ’23 fired a shot past the opposing goalkeeper in the first half of the men’s soccer team’s opener against Hartford University this Friday, it looked like the Bears were on their way to a winning start for the year.

Sports Roundup, Sept. 9

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Sports Roundup, Sept. 9

September 8, 2019 0 comments

This past week saw a series of impressive performances from Brown’s athletes on the field and court. The field hockey and women’s soccer teams’ shutout victories over Bryant University and the University of Connecticut, respectively, showcased a successful slate of contests for the Bears.

Before we were bears: A 115-year history of Brown’s mascot

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Before we were bears: A 115-year history of Brown’s mascot

May 24, 2019 0 comments

At the entrance to Ittleson Quad, just past Pembroke Field and before you step into the Erickson Athletic Complex, stands a 10-foot tall bronze Kodiak bear.

Masood, a two time NCAA Championships qualifier and captain of Brown’s men’s fencing team, closed out his college career with a 93.33 win percentage and 28-2 record. He was previously NFC’s Men’s Rookie of the Year in 2016 and has won All-Ivy honors. For his performances this season, Masood has been named The Herald’s Athlete of the Week.

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Masood ’19 wins First Team Men’s Foil to close out college career

April 5, 2019 0 comments

Fencing Captain Umar Masood ’19 took home First Team Men’s Foil with a 93.33 win percentage and a 28-2 record to close out his college career Saturday.