Brandeis Athletics Top Stories

September 24, 2016
Volleyball gets back to .500 with sweep at Southern Maine
Sophomore Grace Krumpack had a career-high 14 kills and her fourth career double-double in a three-set win over the hosts. They Judges used a balanced attack to top UMass Dartmouth in straight sets in their opener.

September 24, 2016
#14 men's soccer suffers heartbreak at home to Tufts
The Judges dropped a non-conference home game for the first time since 2009 as the Jumbos broke a scoreless tie with 52 seconds to go in the second overtime period.

September 24, 2016
#9 women's soccer draws at Tufts, 1-1
Senior Jess Morana scored in the 11th minute, but the Jumbos equalized in the second half to hand the Judges their first blemish of the season.

September 22, 2016
Volleyball falls to Emerson, 3-1
The Judges fell behind but came back in the third and fourth sets, but the Lions were able to fend off the rally. Yvette Cho had a season-best 26 digs, two shy of her career-high.

September 20, 2016
#9 Women's soccer improves to 8-0 on Moscovitch's OT winner
Senior Cidney Moscovitch supplied her ninth career game-winner in support of Alexis Grossman's 25th career win and 16th shutout.

September 20, 2016
Brandeis sees three earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors, Sept. 19
Emily Bryson of women's x-country and Alexis Grossman of women's soccer were honored for the second time this season, Samantha Schwartz of women's soccer for the first.

September 18, 2016
Aizenberg shines for men's tennis at Middlebury
Rookie David Aizenberg earned Brandeis's first win at the event, taking the D Singles flight. He also reached the finals of B doubles.

September 17, 2016
Liam Garvey paces men's x-country at UMass Dartmouth
He shaved 50 seconds and 35 places off his previous finish in the race.

September 17, 2016
Women's x-country wins second-straight UMass Dartmouth Invitational
The Judges outpointed DII Stonehill, 99-111, behind Emily Bryson's 3rd-place finish.

September 16, 2016
Brandeis volleyball rallies past Bates in four sets
Thanks to a career-high 32 assists by Leah Pearlman and 19 more by Marlee Nork, the Judges' balanced attack had four players with double digits in kills.

September 15, 2016
#12/13 women come from behind for seventh-straight win, 2-1, over Wentworth
Cidney Moscovitch recorded her eighth career game-winning goal as the Judges fell behind for the first time all season.

September 14, 2016
#10 men's soccer battles with WPI to scoreless draw
The Judges outshot the Engineers, 6-5, thanks to a 3-0 edge in OT. Ben Woodhouse made three saves in regulation to preserve the clean sheet.

September 14, 2016
Volleyball falls in 3 to UMass-Boston
Yvette Cho had 12 digs to pace the defensive effort.

September 13, 2016
#12/13 women's soccer handles Eastern Conn., 5-0
Samantha Schwartz scored twice as the Judges, ranked 3rd in New England, topped the #4 Warriors.

September 13, 2016
McDaniel claims second-straight UAA Offensive Player of the Week honor
After five goals in three games, Lea McDaniel was honored for the second time in as many weeks by the UAA.

September 10, 2016
Late PK sinks men's soccer in rivalry game with Babson, 1-0
For the fifth time in seven years, the Judges and Beavers went to double overtime, but for the first time since 2011, Babson took the win.

September 10, 2016
#13/15 women win fifth in a row by shutout, 3-0, over UMass Boston
The Judges held their second-straight opponent without a shot. Senior Cidney Moscovitch provided the game-winning goal.

September 10, 2016
Volleyball drops four-setters to Tufts and Endicott on Day 2 of MIT Invitational
The Judges took a set from the Jumbos for the first time since 2013, but it wasn't enough to pull the upset.

September 9, 2016
Brandeis volleyball downs Regis, falls to #23 Bowdoin
Rookie Emma Bartlett had a team-high 15 kills in the two matches.

September 8, 2016
McDaniel scorches Regis in 9-0 win
Lea McDaniel tied school records with four goals and eight points in a game and scored the eighth-fastest hat trick in D3 history. Nine goals are tied for third-most in a single game in Brandeis history.

September 7, 2016
Allen, Ocel tally goal and assist in #8 Brandeis men's soccer's 4-2 win over Nichols
The Judges scored two goals in each half, with four different players scoring goals, including the first of the career for sophomore Andrew Allen and rookie Max Breiter.

September 6, 2016
McDaniel tallies again as #13 Brandeis women's soccer blanks Bridgewater State, 1-0
The goal came a little earlier, but the outcome of the game was the same as Lea McDaniel's tally in the 14th minute held up.

September 6, 2016
Judges earn four UAA Athlete of the Week honors for season's opening week
All three nationally ranked programs - #9 men's soccer, #13 women's soccer and #33 women's cross country - were recognized by the conference.

September 4, 2016
#9 Brandeis men's soccer wins top-10 battle with #6 Haverford, 1-0
Brandon Miskin scored his first goal since the 2014 NCAA Tournament in the 33rd minute and the Judges made it hold up.

September 4, 2016
#13 women's soccer shuts down Lasers, 2-0
Lea McDaniel had her second game-winner of the year, while Jess Morana had her first collegiate goal as the Judges defeated Lasell for the 11th time in 12 meetings.

September 3, 2016
#9 men's soccer downs John Carroll, 3-1, on Ocel's five-point day
Senior All-American midfielder Josh Ocel scored two goals and assisted another for a career scoring high.

September 3, 2016
Volleyball splits on Day 2 of Brandeis Invitational
The Judges defeated Rhode Island College, 3-0, but fell to Wellesley, 3-1, in a spirited match. Grace Krumpack had a double-double with 11 kills and 11 digs against the Blue, while Yvette Cho's 34 digs over the weekend earned her All-Tournament honors.

September 3, 2016
Juniors lead the pack in third-straight Fens Classic title for men's cross country
Mitch Hutton won the race in 15:53.

September 3, 2016
#33 women's cross country sweeps to Emmanuel Fens Classic title
Emily Bryson led the way with a course record by more than 37 seconds.

September 2, 2016
Volleyball rolls past Smith, 3-0, to open season
The Judges had a balanced attack, led by Zara Platt's seven kills and .636 hitting percentage.

September 1, 2016
#13 Brandeis women's soccer tops MIT, 1-0, to start season
Lea McDaniel provided the game's only goal in the 27th minute for her fifth career game-winner.

August 29, 2016
Homecoming 2016
Here's what's happening at Brandeis Athletics' 2016 Homecoming!

August 22, 2016
Four from Brandeis Fencing travel to China
Senior Nina Sayles, juniors Guillermo Narvaez and Kyle Berney, along with recent grad Sonya Glickman, are in China from August 18-23, and they will be filing occasional dispatches. We will add photos when they become available.

August 9, 2016
Registration for 2016 Brandeis Hall of Fame now open
The class of 2016 will be inducted into the Hall on October 8 as part of Homecoming Weekend! Registration ($60 per person) is now open.

August 11, 2016
Olympic Memories: Two-Time Track Olympian Sinéad Delahunty Evans of Brandeis University
The University Athletic Association featured head coach Sinead Evans and her Olympic experience.

July 26, 2016
Brandeis Tennis teams, 16 individuals earn ITA Academic honors
Both squads had cumulative GPAs above 3.2, while the nine women and seven men were higher than 3.5 as individuals last year.

August 3, 2016
Brandeis soccer puts both teams in NSCAA preseason Top 25
The men are ranked #9 and the women are #14. The men open their season on Sept. 3 at home against John Carroll University from Ohio.

July 29, 2016
Dowden, Men's Basketball team earn NABC academic honors
Rising senior Samuel Dowden was named to the NABC Honors Court for having a GPA over 3.2, while the team earned a Team Academic Excellence Award for a cumulative mark above 3.0.

July 28, 2016
Kyla Gabriel '17 - The value of teamwork
Brandeis women's basketball senior Kyla Gabriel walked on to the team two years ago, and her hard work - on and off the court - goes to prove the value of teamwork.

July 26, 2016
Three from Brandeis named to UAA President's Council Scholar-Athlete Team
Adam Berger, Mathilde Robinson and Ben Woodhouse were honored for achieving first -team All-UAA honors while maintaining a 3.5 (or better) GPA.