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Topic: sports

Aman ’20: The University should hold coaches accountable

Columns

Aman ’20: The University should hold coaches accountable

March 12, 2020 0 comments

On Feb. 24, The Herald reported that seven former players on the women’s basketball team alleged that their coach Sarah Behn “repeatedly made remarks about players’ weights, used language that they described as vulgar and singled out players for criticism.”

Tamenang Choh ’21  drives to the hoop against Harvard. Brown defeated Dartmouth 67-65 before beating Harvard 72-71.

Sports

Brown men’s basketball extends Ivy win streak to four games

February 10, 2020 0 comments

Screaming fans, intense physicality and a championship run at stake characterized the men’s basketball team’s  nail-biting victories over Dartmouth and Harvard this weekend at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

Cameron Daly ’20 previously has competed at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational and the Ivy League Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Sports

Daly ’20 breaks University record in 5000-meter race

January 31, 2020 0 comments

Cameron Daly ’20 broke the University record for the 5000-meter track and field event at the Boston University Terrier Invitational and Columbia Challenge this weekend. His time of 14:00.31 beat the 15-year-old record by over seven seconds and his own personal best by over nine seconds.

Klein ’20: MLB free agent preview

Columns, Opinions, Sports

Klein ’20: MLB free agent preview

November 7, 2019 0 comments

The 2019 Major League Baseball season came to an end last week with the Washington Nationals completing their magical playoff run, defeating the powerhouse Houston Astros in Game 7 of the World Series.

Brownsword ’18: University community must not take Kia McNeill for granted

Op-eds, Opinions

Brownsword ’18: University community must not take Kia McNeill for granted

November 5, 2019 0 comments

For those remaining Brown University sports fans — and I know how few of us there have been over the years — please don’t take women’s head soccer coach Kia McNeil for granted.

Lehrer-Small ’20: Funding for club sports is an equity issue

Columns, Opinions

Lehrer-Small ’20: Funding for club sports is an equity issue

October 29, 2019 0 comments

Every September, dozens of students flood the Brown athletic fields for ultimate frisbee try-outs wearing sports clothes and nervous smiles. Some are juniors or seniors, many are first-years looking for a community. On the sideline, new players rifle through a trash bag filled with spare cleats.

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.

Sports

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.

Sports

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.

Klein ’20: Who will win the NBA Finals?

Columns, Opinions

Klein ’20: Who will win the NBA Finals?

October 21, 2019 0 comments

The NBA season returns Tuesday night to much anticipation, since, for the first time in a while, the league truly feels wide open for a variety of contenders.

Van Rootselaar ’22 guided Brown to a 3-1 victory over Dartmouth Saturday. The sophomore midfielder has scored 15 points this year.

Sports

Van Rootselaar ’22 leads field hockey to victory

October 11, 2019 0 comments

Field hockey midfielder Danielle van Rootselaar ’22 played a role in all three goals in the Bears’ win against Dartmouth over the weekend, assisting in the first two tallies and scoring the final goal herself.