June 22, 2011
Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
The Ivy League announced its spring list of Academic All-Ivy honorees, with 10 Brown student-athletes being recognized. The five males and five females were each starters or key reserves on their respective varsity teams and carry a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
May 8, 2011
Fishelson Places Fifth at IHSA Nationals
At the 2011 Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Nationals, senior Elise Fishelon (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.) placed fifth overall in the Cacchione Cup Standings. Fishelson totaled a score of 159.0 (78.5-Phase I; 81.0-Phase II), to beat out 29 other riders.
April 16, 2011
Brown Equestrian Wins Ivy League Show
Brown Equestrian picked up another big win this weekend, sizing up against the five Ivy League schools. The Bears were in a close battle with Cornell all day with the team score tied entering the final event of the day. In the Walk Trot, point rider Laura Kirk placed first while the Big Red’s took second, giving Brown a two-point win over Cornell.
April 9, 2011
Brown Equestrian Places Third at Zones
A great Brown team season came to end on Saturday as the Equestrian team placed third overall at Zones. Several riders put up impressive performances, while two others will continue to represent Bruno as individuals this year.
March 26, 2011
Six Brown Riders Qualify for Zones at Regionals
The Brown Equestrian team competed at Regionals on Saturday and of the 16 riders to qualify for Zones, six of them were Bears. The other 10 riders came from the other nine schools in Brown’s region.
March 19, 2011
Brown Wins Again at Holy Cross; Fishelson Takes Cacchione Cup Title
The Brown equestrian team continued its winnings ways on Saturday, taking the top spot in a show hosted by Holy Cross. Not only did the Bears take the team title, but Brown notched its 10th Cacchione Cup in 14 years as a Division I program.
March 12, 2011
Brown Equestrian Victorious, Clinches Spot in Zones
The Brown equestrian team had a very productive outing at their home venue as they won the show with 42 points and wrapped up a first-place finish in its region to lock up a spot in the zone meet.
February 20, 2011
Equestrian Finishes Eighth on Cold Day in Mystic
The Brown equestrian team placed eighth at Mystic Valley Hunt Club on a cold Sunday but still maintain a 39 point-lead in the regional standings over second-place Rhode Island. URI finished sixth overall.
November 13, 2010
Brown Takes Fourth at UMass-Dartmouth; Ends Five-Show Win Streak
After a record five wins in a row, the Brown Equestrian team saw UMass-Dartmouth win its host show this past weekend. The Bears battled to a fourth place finish, the first time the team has not placed first all year.
November 6, 2010
Brown Stays Unbeaten with Fifth Win of the Season
Brown equestrian remained unbeaten this weekend as the team won its fifth-straight show to keep a 47 point lead over URI in the yearly standings. The Bears tallied 35 points on a low-scoring day.
October 30, 2010
Brown Four-for-Four After Roger Williams Show
Brown won its fourth show in a row this past weekend in an event that featured a ride off for high point rider between two Brown riders. Senior Elise Fishelson increased her lead in the Cacchione Cup to 12 points over Kayla Prefontaine from JWU and 14 points over Josh Corriveau from URI.
October 23, 2010
Brown Equestrian Makes It Three In A Row
On a crisp, cold New England day at the Becker College Equestrian Center where it had just snowed the night before, Brown won for the third consecutive time.
October 10, 2010
Brown Makes it Two In a Row at Home Show
After dominating the URI Show last week with 45 points (49 points is a perfect score) the Brown equestrian team used another strong showing to top nine other schools and win a second-straight show.