Topic: Track & Field


Track squads led by first-year sprinters

April 11, 2011 0 comments

The men’s and women’s track teams garnered three first-place finishes at the unscored University of Connecticut Alumni Invite Saturday.


In early test, Bruno runs, jumps, throws to victory

April 5, 2011 0 comments

The men’s and women’s track and field teams turned in strong performances this past weekend at the Bryant University Invitational in Smithfield. The meet was a test in the early stages of Brown’s outdoor track season.


Bruno competes at championships

March 8, 2011 0 comments

The men and women of the track team wrapped up their indoor seasons this past weekend, with a small group of athletes competing at the Eastern College Athletic Conference/Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America Indoor Track and Field Championships in Boston. 


Women take fourth, men take seventh at Heps

March 1, 2011 0 comments

At last weekend’s Ivy League Heptagonal Indoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Columbia, the women’s and men’s track squads held their ground but still fell short against a competitive field. The women finished fourth with 50 points, and the men finished seventh with 28.


Unexpectedly walking on to the running team

February 25, 2011 0 comments

Joel Anifowose ’14 ran on his high school track and field team, but he never envisioned himself competing for Brown. 


Q&A with Bernard Lagat

February 16, 2011 0 comments

The men’s and women’s indoor track squads crossed paths with an all-time distance champion, Bernard Lagat, at the New York Road Runners Saturday Night at the Armory last weekend.


Bears race in New York as national two-mile record set

February 16, 2011 0 comments

As the Bears closed the book on their regular season at last Saturday’s New York Road Runners Night at the Armory meet, the record books were reopened — the Bears watched Bernard Lagat, professional distance champion, set a new American record in the indoor two-mile run. Although Brown did not bring home any records, the women claimed third place and the men finished seventh.


Three first-place finishes at Yale

February 8, 2011 0 comments

Although the Giegengack Invitational at Yale was not scored, the Bears still made their presence felt on the track last weekend. Three athletes returned to Brown with titles as the squads continue to progress through the indoor season with the Feb. 26 and 27 Ivy League Heptagonal Championships at Columbia less than three weeks away.


Squads come away with silver

February 1, 2011 0 comments

The men and women of indoor track both claimed second place last Friday at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games, their first meet since the end of winter break. 

Bears see mixed results over winter break

January 27, 2011 0 comments

Undaunted by the heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures, the men and women of the indoor track team continued to compete during the winter recess.