Topic: Sports Feature


March Madness fun turns charitable with donations to CCChampions

March 18, 2013 0 comments

Proceeds will benefit CCChampions, an organization that pairs sick children and professional athletes.

Head Coach Lars Tiffany ’90 first proposed the men’s lacrosse team’s 36-hour charity run circling the Main Green in 2006, which raised $18,000 to build a school in Sri Lanka and has become an annual tradition.


Student-athletes impact local, global communities through volunteering

March 15, 2013 0 comments

Many Brown teams are paired with severely sick children through the Team Impact program.

Concussions leave impact on academics and athletics

Features, Sports

Concussions leave impact on academics and athletics

March 8, 2013 1 comment

Awareness of the causes and effects of head injuries has increased in the athletic community.

Brown’s club frisbee team, Brownian Motion, aims to raise its ranking through dedication and intensive practice sessions this semester.


Club teams set goals for seasons

February 11, 2013 1 comment

Club rugby and sailing teams rank in national top 10, while frisbee team looks to rebuild.

Bears move on to big leagues


Bears move on to big leagues

February 1, 2013 0 comments

Lacrosse defenseman drafted 31st and soccer defender picked 35th in professional leagues.


Brown alum succeeds as west coast coach

January 28, 2013 0 comments

Player-oriented coaching philosophy translates to big wins for former Brown basketball player.


Kushner ’13 recognized at Celtics game for nonprofit work

January 25, 2013 0 comments

Nonprofit CCChampions plans to expand to the Northeast with a Boston area branch.


Undefeated squad seeks varsity status to aid budget

December 7, 2012 1 comment

The women’s rugby squad, among the most successful teams on campus in recent years, has continued its campaign for varsity status this semester.

T.J. Popolizio ‘12 traded his Brown uniform for a Hoosiers jersey. Popolizio will take the field in the NCAA semifinals tonight.


Former Bear, now Hoosier, stands two wins from title

December 7, 2012 0 comments

The men’s soccer team was eliminated in the second round of the NCAA Division I tournament, but Bruno fans will still have someone to cheer for this evening in the semifinal match between Indiana University and Creighton University. T.J. Popolizio ’12, who played three seasons with the Bears, is using his one remaining year of eligibility to play for the Hoosiers.


Alum retires from 12 years in pro soccer

December 3, 2012 0 comments

Corey Gibbs ’01, the most decorated professional and international player in Brown soccer history, retired from his professional career last Monday, according to an announcement made by the Chicago Fire Major League Soccer club.