July 30, 2010
Three Bears Earn USTFCCCA Mens Track & Field All-Academic Honors
Providence, RI- Three members of the Brown mens track & field team were among 357 athletes recognized by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as All-Academic Honorees, the organization announced on Thursday. Duriel Hardy (West Chester, PA), NCAA javelin champion Craig Kinsley (Fairfield, CT) and Jordan Maddocks (Framingham, MA) each earned All-Academic honors for the Bears.
June 27, 2010
Kinsley Earns Third at USA Track & Field Championships
Des Moines, IA- Junior Craig Kinsley has continued his success for the Brown University track & field team as he placed third at the USA Track & Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa this past weekend.
June 15, 2010
Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
Providence, RI- The Ivy League released its spring list of Academic All-Ivy honorees, with 10 Brown student-athletes being recognized. The five males and five females were starters or key reserves on their respective varsity teams and carry a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
June 10, 2010
Bryan Powlen Finishes 17th at NCAA Track & Field Championship
Eugene, OR- Brown University senior mens track & field captain Bryan Powlen (Kewanna, IN) finished his spectacular career at Brown University by finishing 17th in the discus throw (173-03) at the NCAA Division I 2010 Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Powlen, a two-time NCAA Championship qualifier, leaves Brown with the second-best discus throw in school history with a mark of 1833.
June 10, 2010
Brown's Craig Kinsley Captures National Championship!
Eugene, OR - With an incredible throw of 250'3" at the 2010 Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships, junior Craig Kinsley has become the first NCAA outdoor champion in the javelin at Brown University. Kinsley is now just the third NCAA Outdoor champion in school history, and the first since Gilbert Borjeson's title in the hammer throw in 1952.
June 8, 2010
Michelle Eisenreich Named Director of Mens & Womens Cross Country/Track & Field
Providence, RI- After completing her 10th year with the Brown University track & field program, Michelle Eisenreich has been named the Director of Mens & Womens Cross Country/Track & Field at Brown, and will occupy the Alden-Rothenberg Mens & Womens Cross Country/Track & Field Coaching Chair.
June 7, 2010
Brown Track & Field Heads to NCAA Championship
Providence, RI- Brown University will be represented this week by five athletes competing at the 2010 Division I NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon. You can follow the championships through the live results, and also through the live television coverage found on CBS College Sports, Friday, June 11, starting at 8:00 p.m. EST. The final day of competition will be aired live on CBS, Saturday, June 12, beginning at 1 p.m. EST.
June 4, 2010
Craig Kinsley & Danielle Grunloh Named Northeast Region Field Athletes of the Year
Providence, RI- Junior Craig Kinsley (Fairfield, CT) and senior Danielle Grunloh (Effingham, IL) were recently named USTFCCCA Division I Northeast Region Field Athletes of the Year. Both will be competing in the 2010 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships from June 9-12 in Eugene, Ore.
May 30, 2010
Bears Qualify Five to Track & Field NCAA Championship
Greensboro, N.C. Five members of the Brown University Track & Field team earned spots at the 2010 NCAA Championships, advancing through the preliminary round held at UNC Greensboro. The Bears had some outstanding performances throughout the three-day event, which included Craig Kinsleys javelin throw title and Danielle Grunlohs eighth place mark in the shot put.
May 24, 2010
Brown Track & Field Set for NCAA Championship East Preliminary Round
Greensboro, NC- Twelve members of the Brown University track and field team have qualified for the NCAA Championships East Preliminary Round, as the field was announced Friday by the NCAA. Five men and seven women will represent Brown in Greensboro, N.C. North Carolina A&T will play host to the top athletes east of the Mississippi River May 27-29.
May 16, 2010
Brown Track & Field Compete at ECAC/IC4A Championship
The Brown University track & field team competed at the ECAC/IC4A Championship this weekend hosted at Princeton Universitys Weaver Stadium. Both teams had some solid performances this weekend, which included Danielle Grunlohs shot put title to help lead the women to third place in the 49-team field, and Bryan Powlen and Craig Kinsleys titles helped guide the Bears to an eighth place finish out of the mens 52-team field.
May 10, 2010
Brown Track & Field Earns All-Ivy Honors
Providence, RI- Sixteen members of the mens and womens Brown University Track & Field team earned All-Ivy honors. The Ivy League determines its All-Ivy teams based solely upon performance at the Heptagonals Championship hosted at Princeton University on May 8-9. The event winners also earn first-team All-Ivy status with the runners up taking a spot on the second team.
May 9, 2010
Mens Track & Field Earns Third Place at 2010 Outdoor Ivy League Heptagonal Championship
Princeton, NJ- The Brown University mens track & field team earned third place with 74 points at the 2010 Outdoor Ivy League Heptagonal Championship hosted at Princeton Universitys Weaver Track & Field Stadium this afternoon.
May 9, 2010
Mens Track & Field in Fifth After First Day of Heptagonal Championship
Princeton, NJ- The Brown University mens track & field team are currently in fifth place with 19 points after the first day of the Ivy League Heptagonal Championship at Princeton University. Cornell sits in first (35), followed by Princeton (33), Dartmouth (28), Harvard (22), Brown, Yale (10) and Penn (8).
May 2, 2010
Reginald Cole & Bryan Powlen Earn Titles at Princeton Elite Meet
Princeton, NJ- The Brown mens track & field team won two events at the Princeton Elite Meet on Saturday, May 1 at Weaver Stadium. While not all the track & field athletes competed in this event, it was the teams final tune-up before competing at the 2010 Ivy League Heptagonal Championship May 8-9 at Princeton.
April 25, 2010
Bears Host Brown Springtime Invitational
Providence, RI- The Brown University mens track & field team competed at the Brown Springtime Invitational this weekend. The Bears turned in some great performances, which included Bryan Powlens shot put and discus titles, Craig Kinsley first place javelin throw, and also Browns first-place 4x100m relay team.
April 17, 2010
Mens Track & Field Competes at Larry Ellis Invitational and Tom Jones Memorial
Princeton, NJ- The Brown University mens track & field team competed at both the Larry Ellis Invitational at Princeton as well as the Tom Jones Memorial Classic at the University of Florida. The squad had some great performances, which included a dominating javelin throw title for junior Craig Kinsley in Gainesville.
April 11, 2010
Mens Track & Field Earns Brown Invitational Title
Providence, RI- The Brown University mens track & field team eared the Brown Invitational title on Saturday afternoon with 181 points. Following behind the Bears was Rhode Island (163), Harvard (122), Bryant (47), SCSU (43) and Providence (41).
April 7, 2010
Winter Academic All-Ivy Announced
Providence, RI- The Ivy League released its winter list of Academic All-Ivy honorees, with ten Brown student-athletes being recognized. The five males and five females were starters or key reserves on their respective varsity teams and carry a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
April 4, 2010
Brown Mens Track & Field Competes at UConn Invitational
Storrs, Conn. The Brown University mens track & field team competed at the UConn Invitational Track Meet over the weekend. The Bears posted some solid scores, while both Bryan Powlen and Jordan Maddocks brought home titles.
March 20, 2010
Mens Track & Field Started Strong at Husky Spring Invite
Boston, MA- The Brown University mens track & field team had a strong showing during its first meet of the outdoor season. The Bears had several great performances at the Husky Spring Invite at Northeastern today, which included Zack Keefer's 400m hurdle title.
March 19, 2010
Outdoor Track & Field Preview: Middle Distance and Distance
After several great individual performances during the indoor season, the middle-distance and distance squads are more motivated than ever to perform well this outdoor season.
March 19, 2010
Brown University Outdoor Jumps Preview
The Brown jumps squad is starting 2010 strong with their new jumps coach Kendra Reimer, who joined the Bears during their indoor season. "I was extremely pleased with how we did during the indoor season, but I'm even more excited for greater things to come in outdoors," said Reimer. "I feel like we are just getting started."
March 17, 2010
Brown Sprinters Set for Outdoor Season
The future for Brown Universitys sprint squad is bright. With just two graduating seniors, the team is working incredibly hard to fulfill its potential during this outdoor season.
March 16, 2010
Brown Outdoor Track & Field Preview: Part 2
Led by coach Michelle Eisenreich, who earned the title of NCAA East Regional Assistant Coach of the Year, 2009 was one of the most successful seasons the Brown throws group has ever seen. Not only did the squad dominate the Heptagonal Championships by scoring 34 points in the mens events and 44 in the womens events, our throwers also earned several All-Ivy honors, All-East Region honors and one All-American honor. Many of these athletes return this year and will drive the team to higher levels of success.
March 15, 2010
Bears Excited for Outdoor Track & Field Season
Providence, RI The 2010 outdoor track and field season kicks off this Saturday at the Northeastern Invitational. A small group will compete this weekend while others will focus on training until April. This week, BrownBears.com will preview each event group as they prepare for competition.
March 7, 2010
Mens DMR Ranks Fourth All-Time at Brown with IC4A Time
Boston, MA- A few members of the Brown University mens indoor track & field team competed at the IC4A Championship at Boston University this weekend.
March 5, 2010
Brown Track & Field Program Optimistic For The Future
Following several outstanding individual performances at the Indoor Heptagonal Championships, Browns interim head coach for track & Field and cross country, Michelle Eisenreich, and her coaching staff, have reason to be optimistic about the future of the Bears mens and womens track & field and cross country programs.
March 3, 2010
Hardy & Powlen Earn All-Ivy Track & Field Honors
Providence, RI- Seniors Duriel Hardy (West Chester, PA) and Bryan Powlen (Kewanna, IN) earned first and second place finishes, respectively, at the 2010 Ivy League Indoor Track & Field Heptagonal Championship last weekend to earn All-Ivy recognition. The top League performers in each individual event and the top team in each relay event earn selection to the All-Ivy League track & field first team. The second Ivy finishers earn second team honors.
February 28, 2010
Mens Track & Field Finishes Sixth at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship
Hanover, NH- The Brown University mens track & field team finished in fifth place overall during the 2010 Indoor Track & Field Heptagonal Championship this weekend hosted at Dartmouth College. The Princeton Tigers finished in first (181), followed by Cornell (149), Dartmouth (55), Harvard (53), Columbia (52), Brown (38), Penn (33) and Yale (28).
February 27, 2010
Womens Track in First Place and Mens in Third after First Day of Ivy League Heps
Hanover, NH-The Brown mens and womens track & field teams had a number of strong finishes during the first day of the Ivy League Indoor Track & Field Heptagonal Championship at Dartmouth. The womens team is tied for first place with Princeton with 31 points, and the men are currently in third with 14 points. Both squads did an outstanding job today and have athletes competing in the finals tomorrow.
February 15, 2010
Craig Lake Steps Down As Director of Track & Field and Cross Country At Brown
Craig Lake, the Director of Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track & Field at Brown University since 2005, has stepped down from her position to pursue other options, in an announcement made by Brown Athletic Director Michael Goldberger. Lake will be replaced on an interim basis by 10-year Brown assistant coach Michelle Eisenreich.
February 13, 2010
Brown Mens Track & Field Earns Fourth at the Armory
The Brown men's track & field team turned in some great results and earned fourth place at the Armory this weekend. The Bears combined for 57.50 points, finishing behind Virginia (138), Rutgers (93.50) and Army (71). Highlighting the meet was many solid performances by the Bears, including sophomore Matt Duffy's (Oakland, CA) 3,000-meter run title and also senior Bryan Powlen's (Kewanna, IN) first place finish in the shot put.
February 5, 2010
Mens Track & Field Has Solid Meet at Giegengack Invitational
New Haven, CT- The Brown mens track & field team had some solid performances at the Giegengack Invitational at Yale University over the weekend. The weekend was another great step in the direction of the teams goals for the season as the Bears carried the momentum from last weekend and competed extremely well across event groups.
January 31, 2010
Mens Track & Field Competes at Terrier Invitational
Boston, MA- The Brown University Mens Track & Field team competed at the Terrier Invitational hosted at Boston University on Saturday afternoon. The Bears earned some solid scores throughout the day, including Reginald Coles triple jump title, and the second place mens distance medley team of Matt Duffy, Anthony Schurz, Nathan Elder and Duriel Hardy.
January 24, 2010
Mens Track & Field Competes at Harvard Select Meet
Boston, MA- The men's track & field team competed at the Paul Turner Select Meet in the Gordon Track Center at Harvard University on Saturday afternoon. The Bears held out several distance runners and their entire jumps squad, but saw very positive results elsewhere as the team is gearing up for their upcoming meets. The men came in third overall, as UConn came in first and Harvard followed in second.
January 16, 2010
Track & Field Competes at Harvard Invitational
The Brown University men's and women's track & field team competed at the Harvard Invitational at the Gordon Indoor Track and Tennis Center this weekend. Both teams had strong performances, which included titles earned by Brynn Smith and Jasmine Chukwueke.
December 15, 2009
Kendra Reimer Joins Brown University Track & Field Staff
Providence, RI- After two highly successful seasons working with Cal State L.A.s track and field programs, Kendra Reimer begins her first season with Brown University. She specializes in coaching the multi-events, throws and the pole vault.
December 6, 2009
Track & Field Opens 2009-10 Season with Vern Alden Invitational
Providence, RI- The Brown track & field teams opened its 2009-10 indoor season hosting its annual Vern Alden Invitational at the Olney Margolies Athletic Center over the weekend. Both squads had some great individual performances in their debut, as many Brown Bears claimed titles in their respective events.
September 28, 2009
Assistant Track & Field Coach Jerome Romain Accepts Job at UT
Brown University Assistant Track & Field Coach Jerome Romain will be leaving Brown as he has accepted a job at the University of Tennessee. Romain spent the last four seasons with the Bears as an assistant for jumps and multi-events under Head Coach Craig Lake.
July 22, 2009
Brown Track & Field Honored by USTFCCCA
The Brown University mens and womens track & field teams have recently been honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) be being named Division I All-Academic Track and Field Teams. The selection of the All-Academic Indoor and Outdoor Scholar Teams of the Year award is based on a combination of academic and athletic achievements. To be nominated, the team must carry a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.