Here is your Ivy League Recap for April 5th.
Game 1: Brown 9 Columbia 7 (7 innings)
Game 2: Brown 12 Columbia 11
Providence, R.I. – Brown took a pair of tight games against Ivy rival Columbia on Sunday afternoon, as Bruno’s bats continued to swing well. Sophomore Matt Colantonio (Garden City, N.Y.) blasted a two-run walk-off home run to center field in the second game, bringing the fans to their feet and the team streaming out onto the field as the Bears ran their league win streak to six consecutive games. With the victory, Brown improves to 11-12-1 overall and 7-1 in Ivy League play. Continue reading
Here is the Ivy League Recap for April 4th.
Game 1: Columbia 13 Yale 9
Game 2: Columbia 8 Yale 6
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Columbia outscored Yale 13-9 to win the opener of Saturday’s doubleheader before using timely hitting and solid relief pitching to complete the doubleheader sweep with an 8-6 win in game two. Continue reading
Here is your Ivy League Recap for March 29th.
Game 1: Brown 7 Princeton 3 (7 innings)
Game 2: Brown 7 Princeton 2
Princeton, N.J. – Brown continued to play well on the first weekend of Ivy play, sweeping a doubleheader with Princeton by a combined score of 14-5. Junior infielder Robert Papenhause (Hillsborough, CA) had a terrific day at the plate for the Bears, going four-for-six with a pair of walks, a home run, and four RBI’s. With the win, Brown improves to 6-11 overall, and 3-1 in the Ivy League, while Princeton falls to 8-9 on the season, and 1-3 in league play. Continue reading
Here is your Ivy League Recap for March 28th.
Game 1: Brown 10 Cornell 2 (7 innings)
Game 2: Cornell 8 Brown 4
Ithaca, N.Y. – Brown split with Cornell on Saturday afternoon, going 1-1 to open Ivy League play. Sophomore designated hitter Pete Greskoff (Paoli, PA) had the big hit for the Bears in the opener, coming through with a three-run home run in the top of the fifth. With the win, Brown improves to 4-10, while Cornell falls to 3-11 on the season. Continue reading
Here is your Ivy League Recap for Feb. 27th.
Game 1: FIU 3 Brown 2
Game 2: Brown 7 FIU 4
Conway, S.C. – The Bears split a doubleheader against Florida International to kick off the 2009 season on Friday afternoon. After dropping the opener by a 3-2 margin, Brown rallied back to take a 7-4 decision in the rematch, moving their record to 1-1 after the first day of the new season. Continue reading
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCES
Game 1: Brown 2 Penn 1
Game 2: Penn 6 Brown 4
Philadelphia, PA – Senior pitcher Alex Silverman (Wilmington, NC) out-pitched Penn ace Todd Roth, with a little help from his closer, to help the Brown baseball team (7-11, 1-3 Ivy League) pick up its first Ivy League win in a split with Penn (7-9-1, 1-2-1 Ivy League) on Sunday at Meiklejohn Stadium. Silverman went 6.1 innings before giving way to senior closer Rob Hallberg (River Edge, NJ) for the final two outs in the Bears’ 2-1 game one win, before Penn’s five-run rally in the fifth inning of game two led to a 6-4 Quaker win for the split. Continue reading