2014 Brown Softball News
March 11, 2014
Andrews Named Ivy League Softball Player and Rookie of the Week
PRINCETON, N.J. – Brown softball freshman Christina Andrews (Southlake, Texas) slugged her way to being named the Ivy League Player and Rookie of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday. The awards are the first of Andrews’ career, the first for Brown this season and the first multiple-award winner for the Bears since Liz DiMascio was named Pitcher and Rookie of the Week on Mar. 16, 2010.
March 9, 2014
Softball Bested by St. Mary’s, LMU to Wrap Up West Coast Weekend
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Freshman Christina Andrews (Southlake, Texas) continued to swing a hot bat with a double and a home run, but the Brown softball team surrendered to St. Mary’s, 5-3, and Loyola Marymount, 8-0 in six innings, to cap six games in three days at Smith Field. Brown moves to 2-9 overall while the Gaels improve to 11-12 and the Lions are 13-8.
March 8, 2014
Softball Blanked by Loyola Marymount, Belmont at LMU Invitational
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Freshman Christina Andrews (Southlake, Texas) batted 5-for-6 with a pair of doubles but the Brown softball team ran into back-to-back stellar pitching performances in a 5-0 loss to Loyola Marymount and a 3-0 setback to Belmont at Smith Field on Saturday. The Bears slip to 2-7 overall, while the Lions improve to 12-8 and Belmont climbs to 6-11.
March 7, 2014
Softball Dropped by Lehigh, Loyola Marymount in LMU Invitational
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – A pair of strong pitching performances made offense hard to come by as the Brown softball team fell to Lehigh, 5-2, and host squad Loyola Marymount, 5-0, on the opening day of the LMU Invitational at Smith Field on Friday. The Bears now stand at 2-5, while the Mountain Hawks are 3-9 and the Lions are 10-8.
March 3, 2014
Softball Season Preview
BrownBearsTV correspondent Maegan Sloggett previews the 2014 season and hopes for the spring with softball's three captains as the year begins.
March 2, 2014
Softball Outlasts UNC Wilmington, 7-6
WILMINGTON, N.C. – A five-run sixth inning outburst gave the Brown softball team enough space to outlast UNC Wilmington in a 7-6 victory at Boseman Field on Sunday. The Bears finish the Wilmington Beach Bash with a 2-3 record and the Seahawks drop to 8-8 overall.
March 1, 2014
Andrews Lifts Softball to Extra Innings Win over Bucknell after Falling to UNC Greensborough
WILMINGTON, N.C. – Freshman Christina Andrews (Southlake, Texas) homered and ripped the game-winning RBI base hit to cap a 3-for-7 day and lift the Brown softball team (1-3) to a 10-9 extra-inning win over Bucknell after falling to UNC Greensboro, 4-0, at Boseman Field on Saturday.
February 28, 2014
Softball Falls to Bucknell, UNC Wilmington on Opening Day
WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Brown softball team fell to Bucknell, 12-3, in six innings before battling to a narrow 4-3 defeat to UNC Wilmington in day one action at the Wilmington Beach Bash at Boseman Field on Friday.
February 26, 2014
Softball Opening Day Slated for Friday at UNC Wilmington
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A southbound escape from colder climates begins on Friday as the Brown softball team kicks off its 2014 season with five games in three days at the UNC Wilmington Beach Bash. Under the direction of second-year Head Coach Katie Flynn, the Bears take on Bucknell and UNC Wilmington twice and UNC Greensboro once in the season-opening tournament, beginning against the Bison on Friday at 9 a.m.
January 7, 2014
Softball Names Refsnyder, Lamoureux as Assistant Coaches
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown softball Head Coach Katie Flynn has named Kate Refsnyder and Megan Lamoureux as assistant coaches for the 2014 season, it was announced on Tuesday. Refsnyder joined the staff in September of 2013, while Lamoureux officially begins her duties as of Jan. 7.
November 15, 2013
Softball Announces 2014 Captains
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Head Coach Katie Flynn announced seniors Jen Kries (Mission Viejo, Calif.) and Kelsey Williams (Greenwood, Ind.) and junior Trista Chavez (San Pedro, Calif.) as the Brown softball team captains for the 2014 season as voted upon by the members of the team.
August 15, 2013
Brown Softball Announces Class of 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University head softball coach Katie Flynn has announced the eight members of the Class of 2017 who will join the Bears in the fall. Christina Andrews (Southlake, Texas), Gina Chieffallo (Eynon, Pa.), Casey Fisher (Oro Valley, Ariz.), Lauren Hanna (Milford, Mass.), Leah Nakashima (San Jose, Calif.), Jessica Pinkney (Raleigh, N.C.), Julia Schoenewald (Jamison, Pa.) and Sarah Syrop (Kennesaw, Ga.) make up Brown’s freshman class for the 2014 season.