June 9, 2011
Genai Kerr Joins Brown University Water Polo Staff
Providence, RI- Head Water Polo Coach Felix Mercado has announced the addition of Genai Kerr to his men's and women's water polo staff. Kerr, a 2000 graduate of the University of California at Irvine and a two-time All-American goalkeeper, will serve as Mercado's assistant coach.

May 4, 2011
Brown’s Kate Woods Named Southern Division Rookie of the Week
Providence, RI- Brown University freshman Kate Woods recorded 14 goals for the Bears while at the Eastern Championships hosted at Indiana University to be named the Collegiate Water Polo Association Southern Division Rookie of the Week.

May 2, 2011
Woods & Wohlmuth Earn CWPA Southern Division Honors
Providence, RI- Brown University freshman Kate Woods was named the Collegiate Water Polo Association Southern Division Rookie of the Year and was a First Team All-South selection, and senior Joanna Wohlmuth earned Second Team All-South honors in an announcement made by the league office.

May 2, 2011
Water Polo Downs Mercyhurst 15-8 to Finish 9th at Eastern Championship
Bloomington, IN- Kate Woods (Fr., La Jolla, Calif./La Jolla) and Joanna Wohlmuth (Sr., Manhattan Beach, Calif./Mira Costa) combined for nine goals as Brown University outmatched Mercyhurst College 15-8 to finish ninth at the 2011 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Eastern Championship at Indiana University's Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center.

April 30, 2011
Water Polo Defeats Gannon, 11-8, in Eastern Championship Second Round
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Southern Division Rookie of the Year Kate Woods (Fr., La Jolla, Calif./La Jolla) buried four feeds to earn Player of the Game accolades in leadin Brown University to an 11-8 victory over Gannon University in the opening game of the 2011 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Women's Eastern Championship at Indiana University's Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center. Brown, which can finish no higher than ninth in the 11 team format, will next be in action at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 1 in the final game of the Bears round-robin consolation bracket with Mercyhurst College and Gannon. The team with the best record among the three will finish ninth, while the next two will finish 10th and 11th to comprise the final portion of the tournament's standings.

April 29, 2011
Bucknell Defeats Brown in First Game of Eastern Championships
Bloomington, IN- Kandis Canonica (Sr., Burlingame, Calif./St. Ignatius) pumped in two goals in the fourth period to complete a hat-trick and earn Player of the Game honors as Bucknell University posted eight second half goals to overpower Brown University 16-11 in the opening round of the 2011 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Women's Eastern Championship at Indiana University's Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center.

April 28, 2011
Brown Sweeps CWPA Southern Division Honors
Providence, RI- Freshman Kate Woods was named the CWPA Southern Division Player and Rookie of the Week while both Sarah Shin and Claudia Ruiz earned Defensive Player of the Week honors after victories over Utica and Connecticut College this weekend in the final two regular season games of the 2011 campaign.

April 23, 2011
Water Polo Defeats Conn College & Utica
New London, CT - The Brown water polo team picked up two wins with a 12-3 victory over Connecticut College and a 14-6 victory over Utica in its final regular season games before the Eastern Championships. Rookie Kate Woods led all scoring with six goals, while leading the defense was goalkeepers Sarah Shin and Claudia Ruiz with 15 combined saves.

April 20, 2011
Brown Water Polo Falls to Harvard 16-12 on Senior Night
Providence, RI- Katharine Booher scored five goals and Sarah Shin combined for eight saves in the net, but it wasn't enough to get by the Harvard women's water polo team tonight as it earned a 16-12 win over the Bears at Wheaton College. The win improved Harvard to 16-13 overall on the year, while the loss dropped Brown to 10-16. The Bears also honored their three seniors in their final "home" game of their careers – Rita Bullwinkel, Katherine Stanton and Joanna Wohlmuth, prior to the match tonight.

April 19, 2011
Kate Woods Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week
Providence, RI- Brown University freshman Kate Woods combined for 13 goals, two assists, three steals and three ejections drawn in four games at the University of Maryland to garner the April 18 CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week award.

April 18, 2011
Water Polo Edged by Princeton & Maryland
College Park, MD- The Brown University women’s water polo team dropped two hard-fought battles to Princeton and Maryland on Sunday afternoon. The Bears were edged by the Tigers 6-5, and then fell 13-10 to the host Terrapins. While Kate Woods led the offense with five goals, senior Joanna Wohlmuth added seven ejections drawn and Sarah Shin picked up 14 saves in the cage to the lead the defense.

April 16, 2011
Water Polo Splits in Maryland
Baltimore, MD- The Brown University women’s water polo team fell 11-6 to Indiana University but picked up a 12-10 victory over George Washington at the University of Maryland on Saturday afternoon. Freshman Kate Woods led the offense with eight goals, while Katharine Booher tallied seven steals for the Bears.

April 7, 2011
Topping Off Ceremony For Fitness Center, Aquatics Center, Varsity Strength and Conditioning and Quadrangle
Brown president Ruth J. Simmons and honored guests took part in a Topping Off Ceremony on April 6, 2011, with the final beam being hoisted in place for the Nelson Fitness Center, the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center, the Ittleson Quadrangle and the David Zucconi ‘55 Varsity Strength and Conditioning Center.

April 6, 2011
Kate Woods Named CWPA Southern Division Player of the Week
Providence, RI- Brown University freshman Kate Woods posted 20 goals, handed out three assists, tallied six steals and posted 10 ejections drawn to lead the women's water polo team against five nationally-ranked opponents in California and earn CWPA Southern Division Player of the Week honors.

April 3, 2011
Brown Defeats Fresno Pacific; Falls to Arizona State
San Diego, CA- During its final day out west, the Brown women’s water polo team earned a split when it defeated Fresno Pacific, 8-7, but fell to Arizona State, 15-5. Kate Woods led the Bears’ attack with five goals against the Sunbirds, and Sarah Presant led with two goals against the Sun Devils with two goals.

April 2, 2011
Water Polo Sunk by San Diego State & UC San Diego
San Diego, CA- The Brown women's water polo team lost its last two games to San Diego State (17-6) and UC San Diego (11-9) yesterday afternoon as Brown nears its last day out on the west coast. Freshman Kate Woods (La Jolla, CA) led Brown's offense in both games combining for eight goals, and freshman Sarah Shin (Fullerton, CA) led the defense with 11 saves.

March 31, 2011
Bears Top Cal Lutheran in Overtime, 12-11
Thousand Oaks, CA- Freshman Kate Woods scored 2:23 into the second overtime to lift the Brown University women’s water polo team to a 12-11 victory over Cal Lutheran on Wednesday evening.

March 30, 2011
Kate Woods Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week
Providence, RI- Freshman Kate Woods helped lead the Brown women's water polo team to a 4-1 record at the Roadrunner Invitational hosted at California State University-Bakersfield last week to earn CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week honors. Woods lit up for 24 goals, five assists, seven steals and six ejections drawn, as she led the Bears in scoring in four of the team's five games. The accolade marks her second Rookie of the Week honor of the season as she previously picked up the honor on Feb. 28.

March 29, 2011
Women’s Water Polo Falls to #14 UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA- The No. 14 ranked UC Santa Barbara women’s water polo team defeated (17-8) defeated the Brown University Bears 12-5 at Campus Pool this afternoon. Freshman Kate Woods led the Bears attack with three goals, while rookie goalkeeper Sarah Shin tallied three goals in the cage for the Bears.

March 28, 2011
Water Polo Defeats Redlands; Pomona Pitzer
Bakersfield, CA- Freshman Kate Woods (La Jolla, CA) lit up for 11 goals, posted five ejections drawn, a steal and an assist to help lead the Brown women’s water polo team close out the Roadrunner Invitational hosted at Cal State Bakersfield with two victories over University of Redlands (13-11) and Pomona Pitzer (17-15).

March 27, 2011
Water Polo Wins Two at Roadrunner Invitational
Bakersfield, CA- In the second day of the Roadrunner Invitational hosted at Cal State Bakersfield, the Brown women's water polo team picked up wins against Fresno Pacific (11-10) and Cal State San Bernardino (13-7) on Saturday afternoon. Senior Joanna Wohlmuth led the Bears in scoring against Fresno lighting up for six goals, while freshman Kate Woods went off for seven against Cal State San Bernardino.

March 26, 2011
Bears Fall to Cal Baptist in First Day of Roadrunner Invitational
Bakersfield, CA- In the first day of the Roadrunner Invitational hosted at Cal State Bakersfield, the Brown women’s water polo team (3-8) fell 14-7 to Cal Baptist. Freshman Kate Woods led the Bears’ attack with five goals, scoring one goal in the first quarter, and two in both the second and third.

March 13, 2011
Water Polo Defeats Utica; Falls to Hartwick
Oneanta, NY- Freshman Kayla Stormont scored three goals to lead the Brown women's water polo team to a 12-7 victory over Utica, but followed it up with a 17-11 loss to Hartwick on Saturday afternoon.

March 1, 2011
Kate Woods Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week
Providence, RI -- Brown University's Kate Woods (Fr., La Jolla, Calif./La Jolla) posted 11 goals, three assists, four steals and five ejections-drawn to lead Bears to a sixth place finish at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championship at Bucknell University and earn the February 28 Women's Varsity Southern Division Rookie of the Week award.

February 27, 2011
Water Polo Finishes Sixth at ECAC Championships
Lewisburg, PA- The Brown women’s water polo team finished in sixth place after falling 14-10 to Wagner in the final day of the ECAC Championships hosted at Bucknell this weekend.

February 27, 2011
Bears Split in First Day of ECAC Championship
Lewisburg, PA- The Brown University women’s water polo team narrowly fell to Harvard, 9-5, but defeated Bucknell 10-6 in the first day of the ECAC Championship fifth-place game hosted at Bucknell.

February 24, 2011
Water Polo Falls to Harvard, 15-5
Cambridge, MA- The Brown University women’s water polo team (1-4) fell 15-5 to Harvard University last night at Blodgett Pool in both teams’ Collegiate Water Polo Association opener.

February 13, 2011
Women’s Water Polo Wins One at Princeton Invitational
Princeton, NJ- The Brown University women’s water polo team had a rough start to their 2011 season, opening up 1-3 at the Princeton Invitational this weekend. The Bears, losing two 100-point scorers to graduation, dropped their first two games on Friday night to Pacific (10-5) and Princeton (12-1), but earned an 11-8 win over Villanova in Brown’s first game on Saturday afternoon. However, the Bears ended the day with an 11-8 loss to Colorado State.

August 2, 2010
Three Water Polo Athletes Earn ACWPC All-American Honors
Providence, RI- Brown University water polo student-athletes Lauren Presant (Poway, CA), Stephanie Laing (Ann Arbor, MI) and Sarah Glick (Bonita, CA) have been named Association of Collegiate Water Polo Association Honorable Mention All-Americans, the association recently announced.

June 30, 2010
Women’s Water Polo Earns ACWPC All-Academic Honors
Providence, RI- Eight members of the Brown University women’s water polo team were recently honored as members of the 2010 Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) All-Academic team. Also, the team combined for a 3.33 GPA, which ranks fifth in the country.