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Topic: Crew

Alum continues rowing legacy in Thames Boat Race

Features, Sports

Alum continues rowing legacy in Thames Boat Race

April 8, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Alex Fleming ’12 joined the rank of Brunonians who have competed for Oxford and Cambridge.

Though the men’s team is undefeated so far, the squad is preparing for a tough race against last year’s IRA champions University of Washington.


Crew squad opens spring season with two victories

April 2, 2013 1 comment

Undefeated boats will face defending champions with an eye on the national title.


Bears finish first at N.Y. regatta

October 14, 2012 1 comment

The men’s crew team looks poised to defend its Ivy League crown, finishing in first place in both the four and the eight at the Head of the Genesee Regatta in Rochester, N.Y., Saturday.


Ranked Bruno squads sink Ivy rivals

April 24, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Bruno’s crew programs both enjoyed victories over Ivy League opponents this weekend as the men swept No. 15 Dartmouth at home and the women toppled No. 16 Cornell and No. 18 Columbia in Ithaca, N.Y.


Crew team earns first varsity win

April 17, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The No. 6 men’s crew team enjoyed a successful weekend on the Charles River in Boston, topping No. 9 Northeastern to claim the Dreissigacker Cup.


Women’s crew wins national championship

June 2, 2011 Comments are Disabled

There are very few dynasties in college sports history — UCLA men’s basketball under John Wooden, Alabama football under Paul “Bear” Bryant and Connecticut women’s basketball under Geno Auriemma. Brown women’s crew under Head Coach John Murphy added itself to that list by claiming its seventh NCAA title in 15 years Sunday by the narrowest of margins.


Women’s crew shines under gloomy skies

April 25, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The No. 6 women’s crew team dominated through rain and shine last weekend in its final home regattas of the year.


Women’s crew team makes a splash in California

April 19, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Brown athletics are rarely mentioned in the same sentence with powerhouses like Ohio State University or the University of Texas.


With top-five national finishes, crew teams continue legacy

July 26, 2010 Comments are Disabled

The men’s and women’s crew teams continued their recent national dominance this season, but neither group was able to capture the overall title with the women placing fifth and the men placing three squads in the top five.


Ben Dann ’12: Athlete’s notebook

April 12, 2010 Comments are Disabled

The men’s crew team hosted Harvard Saturday and sent the Crimson back to Cambridge in defeat. Brown won three of five races, and Ben Dann ’12, the No. 2 seat in the JV boat, helped row the Bears to one of their three victories. This is how it went down from his point of view.