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Topic: coach

Gymnastics Coach Sara Carver-Milne talks about the difficulties in gymnastics training amid pandemic times, offering insight into how athletes are keeping up flexibility and strength outside of the gym.


Coach Sara Carver-Milne discusses challenges of gymnastics training amid pandemic

October 13, 2020 0 comments

Sara Carver-Milne is in her twentieth season of coaching Brown gymnastics. Under her direction, the Bears have produced 15 NCAA Regional Qualifiers, eight ECAC Event and All-Around Championship titles, ten USAG National Qualifiers and a USAG National Event Championship.

Water Polo Head Coach Felix Mercado discusses mental health, implementing new technology and his work on the USA Water Polo Racial Equity & Reform Task Force in an interview with The Herald.


Felix Mercado talks water polo team culture during canceled season

October 1, 2020 0 comments

Men’s and Women’s Water Polo Head Coach Felix Mercado is in his 14th season of coaching for the Bears. Under his direction, Bruno has posted four 20-win seasons in the last six years across the two water polo teams. Brown’s water polo teams have also appeared in the national rankings in both 2018 and 2020.

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.


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.

Erin McCrudden will be working as an assistant coach for the field hockey team, alongside Head Coach Jill Reeve and fellow Assistant Coach Jillian Coppola. 


Erin McCrudden hired as assistant field hockey coach

April 6, 2020 0 comments

The field hockey team has added former University of Louisville star and USA National Team member Erin McCrudden to its coaching staff, the team announced March 27. McCrudden will be working as an assistant coach alongside Head Coach Jill Reeve and fellow Assistant Coach Jillian Coppola. 

James Perry ’00 was starting quarterback for Brown as an undergraduate and previously served as quarterbacks coach for Bruno from 2007 to 2009.


James Perry ’00 hired as head football coach

December 4, 2018 Comments are Disabled

James Perry ’00 was named the University’s 20th Head Football Coach Monday afternoon. This appointment follows the Nov. 19 departure of former Head Coach Phil Estes, who led the team for 21 seasons, The Herald previously reported.

Sports, University News

Diane Short steps down after 25 seasons

November 16, 2017 Comments are Disabled

When Diane Short took over the volleyball team in 1993, only three student-athletes showed up to join the team.