June 21, 2011
Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
Providence, RI- 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.
June 14, 2011
Smith & Kinsley Earn All-American Honors
Providence, RI- Brown University Track & Field throwers Brynn Smith ’11 and Craig Kinsley ‘11 were named Second Team All-Americans by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2011 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field season. Second Team All-America honors are handed out to those whose final placing in the national meet range from ninth to 16th place.
June 8, 2011
Brynn Smith Finishes 10th in Hammer Throw Preliminaries at NCAA Championship
Des Moines, IA- Brown Track & Field senior Brynn Smith missed advancing into the finals by one place (top nine advance) as she earned 10th in the preliminaries by tossing a 202-8 (61.79m) at the NCAA Division I Championships hosted at Drake Stadium on Friday afternoon.
May 29, 2011
Kinsley & Smith Qualify for NCAA Championships
Bloomington, IND- Brown University track & field standouts Brynn Smith and Craig Kinsley advanced out of the NCAA East Regionals this past weekend and will head to the NCAA Championships meet hosted at Drake University from June 8-11.
May 28, 2011
Spooney Qualifies to Quarterfinals on Day Two of NCAA Regionals
Bloomington, IND- Freshman standout sprinter John Spooney, who won both the 100 and 200-meter dashes at the Ivy League outdoor Heptagonal Championships, was a late addition to the 200m dash preliminaries at the NCAA Regionals in Bloomington, Indiana this weekend. The rookie ran a great race, finishing in 18th place overall with a time of 21.44 seconds to qualify to the quarterfinals this evening.
May 27, 2011
Two Qualify to Finals after First Day of NCAA Regionals
Bloomington, IND- Just one day into the 2011 Outdoor NCAA Division I Track & Field East Preliminary meet, Brown's Craig Kinsley and Brynn Smith have already qualified into the finals of their respective events.
May 20, 2011
Bears Prepare for NCAA East Regionals in Indianapolis
Providence, RI- The NCAA released its list of declared student-athletes for the upcoming NCAA East and West Regional Preliminary meets and Brown University had 13 entries set for the NCAA East Regionals in Bloomington, Ind., with events starting on Thursday, May 26.
May 15, 2011
Brown Track & Field Competes at ECAC/IC4A Championship
Princeton, NJ- The Brown Track & Field team headed to the 2011 ECAC/IC4A Outdoor Track & Field Championships hosted at Princeton University, while others competed at the Boston High Performance Series at Bentley College as the Bears prepare for NCAA Regionals on May 26.
May 8, 2011
Brynn Smith Named Women’s Most Outstanding Performer at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship
New Haven, CT- The Brown University women's track & field team finished in third place at the Ivy League Outdoor Heptagonal Championships this weekend hosted at Yale University. The women combined for 101 points in their finish as senior Brynn Smith highlighted the meet by being named the women's Most Outstanding Performer.
May 7, 2011
Women’s Track & Field in First Place After Day One of Heptagonal Championships
New Haven, CT- After the first day of the Ivy League Outdoor Heptagonal Championships hosted at Yale, the women's track & field team is currently in first place with 48 points, while the men's squad sits in fourth with 20. Senior Brynn Smith captured the title in the hammer throw and became the first female to throw over 200 feet in the Ivy League, while senior Craig Kinsley collected his fourth consecutive league title in the javelin for the men.
May 1, 2011
Bears Compete at Penn Relays & Brown Springtime Invitational
Providence, RI- The Brown University Track & Field teams continued to prepare for the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships next weekend hosted at Yale by competing at both the Penn Relays and the Brown Springtime Invitational this weekend. Gabriela Baiter boasted a second-place in the triple jump to lead the Bears at the Penn Relays, while six titles were garnered in Providence during the Springtime Invitational.
April 24, 2011
Track & Field Competes at Larry Ellis Invitational
Princeton, NJ- The Brown men's and women's track & field team competed at the Larry Ellis Memorial Invitational hosted at Princeton University on Friday and Saturday afternoon. Both squads had solid performances on both the track and in the field events, as the team will now prepare to compete in the Penn Relays next weekend.
April 17, 2011
Brown Invitational a Success; Kinsley Opens up With Third Best Javelin Throw in Nation
Providence, RI- The Brown University track & field team hosted its annual Brown Invitational at Brown Stadium yesterday afternoon and had some outstanding performance in its first home meet of the outdoor season. Highlight the meet was Craig Kinsley’s third-best javelin throw in the nation, as well as several personal records and titles were earned throughout the day.
April 15, 2011
Brown’s Kinsley Begins Quest for NCAA Title Defense on Saturday at Spring Invitational
Providence, RI – The Brown Invitational on Saturday, April 16, at Brown Stadium will showcase defending NCAA javelin champion Craig Kinsley, making his 2011 debut. The Brown senior from Fairfield Conn., who followed up his NCAA title last June with a third place finish at the USA national championship, “has had phenomenal training sessions, with some important, major technique changes,” commented Michelle Eisenreich, Kinsley’s event coach and the holder of the Alden-Rothenberg head coaching chair for the men’s and women’s track and field/cross-country program at Brown.
April 9, 2011
Buhr & Biblo Capture Titles at UConn Women’s All-Region Invitational
Storrs, CT- The Brown University women’s track & field team had an outstanding day competing at the UConn Women’s All-Region Invitational on Saturday afternoon in Stoors, Conn. Sophomore Victoria Buhr and senior Rachel Biblo brought home the only two titles for the Bears, but members of the squad broke many personal records and moved into Brown’s All-Time Top Ten list with their performances this weekend.
April 6, 2011
Winter Academic All-Ivy Announced
Providence, RI- The Ivy League released its winter 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.
April 3, 2011
Bears Shine at Bryant Invitational
Smithfield, RI- The Brown University men’s and women’s track & field team competed at the Bryant Invitational this weekend in Smithfield. With more than 16 schools and several clubs in attendance, the Bears had many solid performances and captured many titles throughout the day.
March 19, 2011
Throwers Compete at Northeastern Husky Spring Open
Boston, Mass. – Just a few members of Head Coach Michelle Eisenreich’s throwers competed at the Northeastern Spring Open on Saturday afternoon. Two Bears brought home titles for Brown and one earned third in the first meet of the outdoor season.
March 17, 2011
Outdoor Track & Field Preview: Women’s Middle Distance and Distance
Providence, RI- The women’s middle distance and distance squad looks to use the 2011 Indoor Ivy League Championships as a springboard into the outdoor season. With nearly six weeks to focus on training, the Bears are looking forward to a strong outdoor campaign.
March 16, 2011
Outdoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Throws
Providence, RI- Led by Coach Michelle Eisenreich, 2010 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 26 points in the men's events and 63 in the women's events, the Brown throwers also earned several All-Ivy honors, All-East Region honors and a NCAA Championship. Many of these athletes return this year and will drive the team to higher levels of success.
March 15, 2011
Outdoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Jumps
Providence, RI- For the jumps group, the indoor season was highlighted by two seniors who had their best and most consistent performances this indoor season. Senior Rachel Biblo capped her indoor career with her second consecutive All-Ivy performance (40'11.50) and senior Gabriela Baiter followed up with a fourth place finish at the Indoor Heptagonal Championships (40'7) to tie her outdoor season best from a year ago. Baiter went on to finish sixth in the ECAC triple jump.
March 14, 2011
Outdoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Sprints
Providence, RI- The future for Brown University's sprint squad is bright. The men broke a 31-year-old 4x400m relay record this past winter with a relay team comprised of three freshmen and a sophomore. The team is working incredibly hard to fulfill its potential during this outdoor season, and with only a small group of graduating seniors, the coming years should be exciting for Brown sprints.
March 10, 2011
Brown Track & Field Set for 2011 Outdoor Season
Providence, RI- The Brown University track & field team embarks upon the 2011 outdoor season as competition begins Saturday, March 19th at the Husky Spring Open hosted by Northeastern University. Both the men and women look to improve upon their stellar performances at the 2010 Outdoor Ivy League Championships at which the women placed second and the men placed third.
March 6, 2011
Brown Track & Field Competes at ECAC/IC4A Indoor Championships
Boston, MA- A small group of athletes from both the Brown University men’s and women’s track & field team competed at the ECAC/IC4A Indoor Track & Field Championship in Boston this weekend.
February 27, 2011
Women’s Track & Field Earns Fourth at 2011 Ivy League Heptagonal Championships
New York, NY- The Brown University women's track & field team earned fourth place with 50 points at the 2011 Ivy League Indoor Heptagonal Championships this weekend hosted at The Armory. Brown senior Brynn Smith highlighted the weekend by earning titles in both the shot put and weight throw to earn First Team All-Ivy honors in both events.
February 26, 2011
Brynn Smith Leads Bears after Day One of Ivy Heptagonal Championships
New York, NY- The Brown University men’s and women’s track & field team finished the first day of the Ivy League Indoor Heptagonal Championships hosted at The Armory in New York this afternoon. Senior Brynn Smith highlighted the day with a hammer throw title, while various members of the men’s and women’s squad have advanced to the finals tomorrow.
February 22, 2011
Bears Shine at USATF New England Track & Field Championships
Cambridge, MA- The Brown University women’s track & field team competed at the USATF New England Indoor Track & Field Championships hosted at Harvard this weekend. The Bears had many solid performances, which include Rachel Biblo’s titles in both the long jump and triple jump, as well as Susan Scavone’s first-place in the 60-meter hurdles.
February 12, 2011
Women’s Track & Field Takes Third at NYRR Saturday Night at The Armory
New York, NY- Led by Brynn Smith’s title in the weight throw, the Brown women’s track & field team finished in third place with an 84.50 at the NYRR Saturday Night at The Armory. Columbia placed first with a total of 166.50 and Virginia came in second with 110 points in the 17-team field.
February 6, 2011
Brown Track & Field Shines at Giegengack Invitational
New Haven, CT- The Brown University track & field teams competed at the seventh annual Giegengack Invitational hosted at Yale this weekend. Around two-dozen teams were competing at the two-day unscored event, as the Bears had several top five finishes, along with three titles as the squad continues to prepare for the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships.
January 28, 2011
Women’s Track & Field Finishes Second at Reebok Boston Indoor Games
Boston, MA- The Brown women’s track & field squad finished just four points out of first place with 93 points to earn second out of 17 teams at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games yesterday afternoon. Host Northeastern won the title with 97 points, as Boston College earned third (72), New Hampshire in fourth (64.50) and Maine in fifth (62). Highlighting the meet was senior Gabriella Baiter’s title in the triple jump, Brown’s only first-place finish of the day.
January 22, 2011
Women’s Track & Field Competes at Harvard Challenge
Boston, MA- The Brown University women's track & field team along with the Harvard women's squad defeated the Patriot League (Army & Colgate) during the Harvard Challenge on Saturday afternoon. Four Bears brought home five titles, as senior Brynn Smith (Saco, ME) led the team with two.
January 20, 2011
Indoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Women’s Middle Distance and Distance
Providence, RI- Coming off of a strong cross-country season, the middle distance and distance runners are back training hard for the 2011 indoor and outdoor track seasons.
January 19, 2011
Indoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Throws
Providence, RI- A perennial strength of the Bears, head coach Michelle Eisenreich’s throws squad looks to be strong once again this year. With the return of senior standout Brynn Smith (Saco, ME) for the women, and sophomore Daniel Smith (Saco, ME) on the men’s side, the Bears will look to build on its success from last season and contend for a Heptagonal Championship.
January 18, 2011
Indoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Jumps
Providence, RI- Under the direction of assistant jumps coach Reuben Jones, Brown’s jumps squad will look to build on its accomplishments from last season with the help of a solid core of veteran jumpers mixed with a talented group of newcomers.
January 17, 2011
Indoor Track & Field Season Outlook: Sprints
Providence, RI-The future for Brown University’s sprint squad is bright. With a small group of graduating seniors, the team is working incredibly hard to fulfill its potential during this indoor season.
January 14, 2011
Indoor Track & Field Back in Action Today
Providence, RI- Competition for the 2011 indoor track & field season kicks back into action today at the Sorlien Invitational hosted by the University of Rhode Island . A small group will compete this weekend while others will focus on training for the next couple weeks. The women compete today and the men compete on Saturday. Next week, brownbears.com will preview each event group as they prepare for competition.
January 14, 2011
Track & Field Opens 2011 Indoor Season at Sorlien Invitational
The Brown University men’s and women’s track & field team competed at the Sorlien Invitational hosted in the Mackal Field House at the University of Rhode Island this weekend. Many of the Bears’ athletes competed this weekend and were able to shake off some rust since their last meet on Dec. 4.
December 4, 2010
Bears Shine at Alden Invitational
Providence, RI- In the first meet of the 2010-11 indoor track & field season, the Brown University men's and women's team combined for 14 titles yesterday afternoon at the Olney Margolies Athletic Center.
October 18, 2010
Marc Mangiacotti Completes Brown Track & Field Staff
Providence, RI- Brown University Director of Track & Field Michelle Eisenreich has announced the addition of Marc Mangiacotti to her staff. Mangiacotti joins the Brown track & field staff as an assistant sprints & hurdles coach after spending six seasons at Wheaton College (MA).
September 20, 2010
Reuben Jones Joins Brown Track & Field Staff
Providence, RI- Brown University Director of Track & Field Michelle Eisenreich has recently announced the addition of Reuben Jones to her staff. Jones joins the Brown track & field staff as an assistant jumps coach after spending one season at Coastal Carolina.
August 17, 2010
Head Track & Field Coach Michelle Eisenreich Announces Freshman Throwers
Providence, RI- Director of Cross Country and Track & Field, Michelle Eisenreich has recently announced her incoming class for the 2010-2011 track.
August 13, 2010
Track & Field Announces Six Freshman to Jumps Squad
Providence, Rhode Island- The Brown University jumps squad announces its incoming class for the 2010-2011 track & field season. The incoming class consists of diverse student-athletes from six different states across the country. These athletes will help round out and diversify the jumps program and add depth to our already dominant events.
August 11, 2010
Nine Sprinters/Hurdlers Join 2010-11 Track & Field Squad
Providence, Rhode Island - Sprints/Hurdles Coach George Evans is pleased to announce the 2010 freshman speeders to the Brown University Track and Field Program.