2013-14 Brown Women's Lacrosse News

May 27, 2014
Mastro Selected For IWLCA North-South Senior All-Star Game
GRAND LAKE, Colo. – The IWLCA has announced that Brown women’s lacrosse senior, Danielle Mastro, has been selected to play in the 2014 North-South All-Star Game at Cabrini College in Radnor, Pennsylvania on Saturday, June 7.

May 12, 2014
Roos, Hudgins Earn IWLCA Northeast All-Region Honors
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Seniors Erin Roos and Bre Hudgins of the Brown women’s lacrosse team have earned IWLCA Northeast All-Region honors for the second consecutive season in an announcement made by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association on Monday.

May 5, 2014
Brown Women's Lacrosse Season Wrap-Up
Head Coach Keely McDonald and seniors Bre Hudgins, Marissa Dale, Abbey Van Horne & Grace Healy wrap up a successful season on the field and look to the future of Brown Women's Lacrosse. ‪#‎GoBruno‬

April 30, 2014
Women's Lax Nets Three All-Ivy Selections
PRINCETON, N.J. – Bre Hudgins (Syracuse, N.Y.) and Erin Roos (Wilmette, Ill.) earned First Team All-Ivy accolades while Danielle Mastro (Endicott, N.Y.) garnered Second Team recognition in an announcement made by the Ivy League on Wednesday.

April 25, 2014
Women's Lax Edged by Yale in Season Finale, 9-8
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Four players netted two goals for the Brown women’s lacrosse team, but it wasn’t enough as the Yale Bulldogs scored six times in the second half to edge the Bears, 9-8, on Friday at Reese Stadium.

April 24, 2014
Women's Lax Battles Yale in Season Finale on Friday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to conclude the 2014 season on a high note as they battle Yale on Friday night at Reese Stadium.

April 19, 2014
Women's Lax Falls to #10 Penn, 12-6
Tory Bensen’s four goals and Nina Corcoran’s two goals and three assists helped pace No. 10 Penn to a 12-6 win over the Brown women’s lacrosse team on Saturday at Franklin Field.

April 17, 2014
Women's Lax Visits #10 Penn on Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a heartbreaking 11-10 overtime loss to Cornell last Saturday, the Brown women’s lacrosse team faces a must-win scenario against No. 10 Penn on Saturday at Franklin Field.

April 12, 2014
Women's Lax Downed by Cornell in Overtime, 11-10
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lindsay Toppe’s free position goal with 17 seconds to play in the first overtime propelled Cornell to an 11-10 victory over the Brown women’s lacrosse team on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

April 12, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Falls in OT to Cornell, 11-10
On Senior Day, the Bears' seniors elevated their play, as Mastro led the team with two goals and two assists, while Hudgins and Grace Healy (Bellport, N.Y.) each struck twice. Co-captain Erin Roos backstopped the Brown defense with four crucial caused turnovers. Abby Bunting (Wellesley, Mass.) and Toy each recorded goals for Brown on Saturday. The Bears conclude their regular season schedule with back-to-back Ivy road tilts at Penn (4/19) and Yale (4/

April 12, 2014
Brown Women's Lacrosse Senior Send-Off
Following Saturday's game against Cornell, Brown Women's Lacrosse honored their seniors and their families at Stevenson Field. Thank you, Seniors, for all you've done for Brown University and Brown Women's Lacrosse.

April 11, 2014
Ivy Positioning on the Line as Women's Lax Hosts Cornell on Senior Day
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Coming off a 19-10 non-conference victory over Michigan on Wednesday, the Brown women’s lacrosse team battles Cornell for crucial positioning in the Ivy League standings on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

April 9, 2014
Mastro's Six Goals Power Women's Lax Over Michigan, 19-10
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A career high six-goal, seven-point outburst from senior Danielle Mastro (Endicott, N.Y.) and four goals from Bre Hudgins (Syracuse, N.Y.) highlighted the Brown women’s lacrosse team’s day in a 19-10 victory over Michigan on Wednesday at Stevenson Field.

April 9, 2014
Brown Women's Lacrosse Takes Down Michigan, 19-10
Danielle Mastro lead the way with six goals as Brown Women's Lacrosse defeated the visiting Michigan Wolverines on Wednesday afternoon at Stevenson Field. The Bears play host to Cornell at 1 PM on Saturday at Stevenson Field. Saturday's match-up will be their final home game of the year, with Brown set to honor the seniors after the game.

April 8, 2014
Women's Lax Entertains Michigan on Wednesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After dropping a 10-4 decision to Harvard on Saturday, the Brown women’s lacrosse team finds itself in a three-way tie for the fourth and final slot in the Ivy League Tournament entering non-conference action against Michigan on Wednesday.

April 5, 2014
Women's Lax Downed by Harvard, 10-4
BOSTON, Mass. – An early deficit proved to be too much to overcome as the Brown women’s lacrosse team dropped a 10-4 decision to the Harvard Crimson on Saturday afternoon at Harvard Stadium.

April 4, 2014
Women's Lax Visits Harvard in Crucial Ivy Clash
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After claiming its fifth consecutive Ocean State Cup, the Brown women’s lacrosse team travels to Harvard on Saturday for a pivotal Ivy League matchup against the Crimson. The game can be seen live on ESPN3 and the Ivy League Digital Network beginning at 1 p.m.

April 1, 2014
Gion Nets Five, Women's Lax Downs Bryant to Retain Ocean State Cup, 15-7
SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Junior Janie Gion (Northfield, Ill.) tallied a career high five goals and six points to pace the Brown women’s lacrosse team (8-2) to a 15-7 win over Bryant (6-3) to retain the 5th Annual Ocean State Cup.

March 31, 2014
Women's Lax Battles Bryant for the Ocean State Cup on Tuesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a heartbreaking Ivy loss to Dartmouth on Saturday, the Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to rebound against in-state rival, Bryant, on Tuesday at Bryant’s Turf Complex. The teams will vie for the 5th Annual Ocean State Cup beginning at 4 p.m.

March 29, 2014
Second Half Surge Lifts Dartmouth Over Women's Lax, 10-9
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Eight second half goals rallied Dartmouth (5-4, 2-1 Ivy) past the Brown women’s lacrosse team (7-2, 2-1 Ivy), 10-9, on Saturday at Stevenson Field in a crucial Ivy matchup.

March 29, 2014
Brown Women's Lacrosse Suffers a Heartbreaker at Home, Falls to Dartmouth 10-9

March 28, 2014
Women's Lax Entertains Dartmouth in Pivotal Ivy Contest
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After suffering its first defeat of 2014, the Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to return to its winning ways on Saturday in a key Ivy matchup versus Dartmouth on Stevenson Field.

March 24, 2014
Denver Hands Women's Lax Its First Defeat, 9-8
DENVER – A valiant second half rally fell short as the Brown women’s lacrosse team (7-1) suffered its first defeat of the season in a 9-8 loss at Denver (7-1) on Monday at Peter Barton Stadium.

March 22, 2014
Women's Lax Remains Undefeated After 11-8 Triumph at Colorado
BOULDER, Colo. – Despite a wintry mix settling on Kittredge Field, the Brown women’s lacrosse team (7-0) remained undefeated with an 11-8 triumph over Colorado (4-5) on Saturday night.

March 20, 2014
Women's Lax Heads West to Battle Colorado and Denver
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Currently riding its best start in program history, the Brown women’s lacrosse team (6-0) heads west to battle Colorado and Denver this weekend in the Centennial State.

March 15, 2014
Hudgins Nets Five; Women's Lax Downs CCSU, 21-9
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Bre Hudgins (Syracuse, N.Y.) netted five goals while Grace Healy (Bellport, N.Y) registered a hat trick as the Brown women’s lacrosse team improved to 6-0 with a 21-9 victory over Central Connecticut State (2-4) on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

March 14, 2014
Women's Lax Welcomes Central Connecticut State on Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Fresh off a stunning upset over #16 Princeton last weekend and a triumph over Holy Cross on Tuesday, the Brown women’s lacrosse team welcomes the Blue Devils of Central Connecticut State on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

March 11, 2014
Second Half Surge Rallies Women's Lax Past Holy Cross, 9-6
WORCESTER, Mass. – A six goal outburst in the second half helped the Brown women’s lacrosse team (5-0) rally for a 9-6 victory over Holy Cross (3-5) on Tuesday to remain undefeated this season.

March 10, 2014
Mastro Tabbed as Ivy League Co-Offensive Player of the Week
PRINCETON, N.J. – Brown women’s laxer Danielle Mastro (Endicott, N.Y.) has been tabbed as Ivy League Co-Offensive Player of the Week in an announcement made by the league on Monday.

March 10, 2014
Women's Lax Game at Holy Cross Moved to Tuesday (3/11)
The Brown women’s lacrosse game at Holy Cross originally scheduled for Wednesday (3/12) has been moved to Tuesday (3/11) due to the threat of inclement weather.

March 8, 2014
Brown Stuns #16 Princeton, 14-13, Behind Hudgins Overtime Goal
Senior Bre Hudgins (Syracuse, NY) scored her third goal of the game with 32 seconds remaining in the second overtime period to lift the Brown women’s lacrosse team to a stunning 14-13 win over Princeton Saturday afternoon at Stevenson Field, giving the Bears their first win over the Tigers since 1991.

March 8, 2014
Brown Women's Lacrosse Defeats Princeton in OT
Senior captain Bre Hudgins scored the game winning goal in OT as the Bears defeated the #16 ranked Tigers 14-13 at Stevenson Field. Full highlights are available on the Ivy Digital Network. #GoBruno

March 7, 2014
Women's Lax Entertains #16/19 Princeton on Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team (3-0, 1-0 Ivy) welcomes the #16/19 Princeton Tigers (1-2, 0-0 Ivy) to Stevenson Field on Saturday afternoon for a pivotal Ivy contest.

March 1, 2014
Hudgins Paces Women's Lax Over Columbia in Ivy Opener, 9-6
NEW YORK – The Brown women’s lacrosse team got four goals and an assist from Bre Hudgins en route to a key 9-6 Ivy League victory over Columbia at Robert K. Kraft Field on Saturday.

February 27, 2014
Women's Lax Opens Ivy Play at Columbia
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After convincing victories over Iona and Sacred Heart last weekend, the Brown women’s lacrosse team opens up Ivy play with a battle against Columbia on Saturday at Robert K. Kraft Field.

February 24, 2014
Bears Defeat Pioneers, 19-6
Brown Women's Lacrosse earned their second victory at home, closing out the weekend 2-0 after defeating Sacred Heart on Sunday. The Bears scored 13 goals in the first half. #GoBruno

February 23, 2014
First Half Surge Powers Women's Lax Over Sacred Heart, 19-6
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A 13-goal, first half outburst, powered the Brown women’s lacrosse team to an 19-6 victory over the Sacred Heart Pioneers on Sunday at Stevenson Field.

February 22, 2014
Mastro's Four Goals Leads Women's Lacrosse Over Iona, 17-4
Danielle Mastro’s four goals and two assists paced the Brown women’s lacrosse team to a resounding 17-4 season-opening win over Iona on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

February 22, 2014
Highlights: Brown Women's Lacrosse Defeats Iona in Season Opener, 17-4

February 21, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Opens Up 2014 Season Against Iona and Sacred Heart
Head Coach Keely McDonald ’00 and the Brown women’s lacrosse team open the 2014 campaign with back-to-back games versus Iona and Sacred Heart this weekend at Stevenson Field.

February 21, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Season Preview
Head Coach Keely McDonald sat down with BrownBears.TV to discuss the upcoming women's lacrosse season, including back to back home games this weekend as the Bears open play against Iona and Sacred Heart.

January 21, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Gives Back to the Community
The Brown women’s lacrosse team spent the offseason volunteering its time to various local and global organizations in an effort to give back to the community.

December 19, 2013
Women's Lacrosse Announces 2014 Winter Coaches Clinic Date
The Brown women's lacrosse coaching staff is pleased to announce a winter coaching clinic open to all ages and levels of coaches.

July 25, 2013
Three Bears Participate in Global Players Study Abroad Program for Student-Athletes
Rising juniors Janie Gion (Northfield, IL) and Meghan O’Brien (Bethesda, MD), members of the Brown women’s lacrosse team, and Lucy Green (Providence, RI), an incoming freshman on the Bears’ field hockey team, are currently participating in the Global Players Study Abroad Program for Student-Athletes. Gion and O’Brien are presently interning and studying, respectively, in Prague and training with a local Czech lacrosse club. Green is currently studying in Amsterdam and training at a Dutch hockey club.

July 8, 2013
McDonald Announces Eight-Member Class of 2017
Brown University head women's lacrosse coach Keely McDonald '00 has announced the addition of eight talented newcomers, set to join the Bears this fall. The eight members of the Class of 2017, five of whom were high school All-Americans, represent seven different states with two from California and one each from Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington.