Brandeis Athletics Top Stories

June 22, 2016
Mathilde Robinson named NCAA Woman of the Year nominee
After a career in which she led the Judges to three Division III tournament berths and was a two-time All-UAA First Team selection, Mathilde Robinson was selected as Brandeis's NCAA Woman of the Year nominee.

June 16, 2016
Brandeis Athletics 2015-16 Year In Review
It's time to take a look back at the top 20 moments from the 2015-16 year in Judges sports!

June 9, 2016
Soboff '15 signs with WIlmington Hammerheads of USL
Michael Soboff played professionally in Israel last year, now he has signed his first pro contract in the states.

May 31, 2016
Announcing the 2016 Brandeis Hall of Fame Class
The class of 2016 will be inducted into the Hall on October 8 as part of Homecoming Weekend!

May 25, 2016
Healy, Bavly, O'Connor add All-New England honors
Ryan Healy was a first-team All-Region honoree from the ABCA and NEIBA, while Ben Bavly and Liam O'Connor were third-team selections. Healy was also a third-team All-Region choice from D3baseball.com and will play in the NEIBA All-Star game.

May 24, 2016
Dempsey '93 named Director of Athletics
After a successful year as Acting A.D., Lynne Dempsey '93 has been appointed to the role permanently.

May 18, 2016
Bavly named UAA Baseball Rookie of the Year, joins O'Connor and Healy on All-UAA team
Ben Bavly is the Judges' seventh UAA Rookie of the Year, joining a club that includes senior Liam O'Connor. Ryan Healy, a dual threat as a right-fielder and closer, also earned honors.

May 17, 2016
Sullivan named first-team All-New England by NFCA
Madison Sullivan was named to the All-Region team for the second time in her career. She is eligible for All-America honors after hitting .409 with 35 RBI and a league-leading .730 slugging percentage.

May 14, 2016
Scott, Stender claim Open New England honors
Senior Evan Scott was eighth in the high jump, while sophomore Ryan Stender was sixth in the 5K.

May 14, 2016
Bryson earns Open New England honors for Brandeis women
With a sixth-place finish in the 5000 meter run, Emily Bryson earned the first outdoor All-Open New England honor for the Judges since 2010.

May 12, 2016
Baseball falls in ECAC quarters, 8-6, at Mass. Maritime Academy
The Judges wrap up their first season under head coach Derek Carlson '91 with an 19-17-1 record and their first post-season berth since 2011.

May 9, 2016
Baseball returns to postseason as ECAC tourney 5th seed
The 19-16-1 Judges will meet Mass. Maritime Academy on the road on Thursday afternoon in their first postseason game since 2011.

May 9, 2016
Announcing the 2016 Departmental Award winners!
Ten outstanding Brandeis student-athletes were honored on May 4th, and two more delivered terrific senior speeches. Learn more about their accomplishments!

May 7, 2016
Scott claims New England D3 outdoor high jump title
Senior Evan Scott remained unbeaten in the region with Brandeis's first outdoor crown since 2011.

May 7, 2016
Women's track has best finish at outdoor New Englands since 2010
Junior Maddie Dolins had her fourth career All-New England performance, finishing fourth the the 5,000-meter run.

May 6, 2016
O'Connor named to CoSIDA Academic All-District team
Liam O'Connor leads the Judges and the UAA with a .427 batting average and owns a 3.40 GPA as political science major with a legal studies minor.

May 4, 2016
Coughlin blanks UMass Dartmouth, 4-0, in baseball's regular-season finale
Liam Coughlin held the Corsairs to just five hits in seven innings before rain ended the game in the top of the eighth. At 19-16-1, the Judges have their best season since 2011 and hope for an ECAC tournament berth on Monday.

May 3, 2016
Softball sweeps Framingham State in final regularly scheduled games
Maddie Sullivan drove in 6 runs in two games to pace the Judges.

May 3, 2016
Baseball's Liam O'Connor named UAA Hitter of the Week
O'Connor continued his dominant season at the plate, hitting an eye-popping .667/.733/.917 in three games.

May 2, 2016
Softball places four on All-UAA team, most since 2012
Maddie Sullivan and Keri Lehtonen were first-team selections, Liana Moss and Danielle Novotny second-team choices.

May 1, 2016
Baseball pounds Trinity, 16-4, to clinch winning regular season
The Judges had 10 extra-base hits, including three doubles by Liam O'Connor and a home run, three runs and three RBI by Ryan Healy as they improved to 18-16-1 on the season.

April 30, 2016
Softball swept in first-ever visit to NYU
The Judges were blanked, 11-0, in the opener, then fell 11-7 in the second game despite home runs by Allie Hecht and Marissa DeLaurentis.

April 30, 2016
#28 men's tennis closes regular season with 7-2 loss to #11 Wesleyan
Before the match, the Judges honored senior Danny Lubarsky.

April 30, 2016
#28 women's tennis drops season finale to #8 Wesleyan, 7-2
Before the match, the Judges honored seniors Emily Eska, Sarita Biswas, Maya Vasser and Hannah Marion.

April 29, 2016
#28 women's tennis gets past Babson, 7-2
Judges handle Beavers in tuneup for Senior Day.

April 28, 2016
#28 men's tennis drops 7-2 decision to MIT
The Judges got wins from Ryan Bunis and Brian Granoff at the top of the lineup, but couldn't overcome a doubles sweep.

April 28, 2016
Baseball's win streak halted at nine with 12-4 loss to JWU
Liam O'Connor scored twice and Greg Heineman drove in two runs, but a pair of big innings lifted the Wildcats to the win.

April 27, 2016
#30 women's tennis rolls past Endicott, 9-0
The Judges didn't lose more than three games in any of the 15 sets played.

April 27, 2016
Win streak moves to nine as baseball downs Wentworth, 7-4, under the lights
Ryan Healy scored three runs on offense and struck out three batters en route to his fifth save on the hill.

April 27, 2016
Softball splits pitcher's duels with Salve Regina
Melissa Soleimani held the Seahawks to six hits in a 3-1 win in the opener, but three errors proved costly in the nightcap, a 3-2 loss.

April 26, 2016
Brandeis softball and baseball to host disticntive events on Wednesday
Softball will host their first StrikeOut Cancer event, while baseball will play under the lights for the first time since 2009.

April 26, 2016
Bavly, Moss named UAA Hitters of the Week
Ben Bavly was also chosen to the D3Baseball.com Team of the Week for the second week in a row.

April 24, 2016
Berger wins triple jump at UAA Championships
Adam Berger saved his best jump for last, winning the UAA title on his final triple jump attempt. He's the third-straight Brandeis triple jumper to win outdoor UAA gold.

April 24, 2016
Bryson wins UAA title in 5,000-meters
Running the distance for the first time this outdoor season, Emily Bryson edged Khia Kurtenbach of Chicago, as she had during cross country season. This time the margin of victory was 0.02.

April 24, 2016
Moss blasts three homers in sweep of Bates
Liana Moss hit one homer in game 1 and two more in game 2, including a 3-run blast and one as part of a back-to-back-to-back jacks.

April 24, 2016
Baseball pushes win streak to 8 with 8-3 win over Framingham State
Ben Bavly punctuated a six-run sixth inning with his second grand slam of the week, lifting the Judges to their longest win streak since 2002.

April 24, 2016
#30 Women's tennis finishes 6th at UAAs after 9-0 loss to #20 Case
The Judges were swept in their conference finale in Florida.

April 23, 2016
#30 women's tennis bests #29 NYU, 7-2, in UAA tourney
The Judges avenged a previous loss to the Violets in the consolation semis. They will meet Case Western Reserve tomorrow morning.

April 23, 2016
Softball drops a pair to Bowdoin
Senior 2B Madison Gagnon drove in three of the six Judge runs on the day as the Judges fell 10-4 and 7-2 to the Polar Bears.

April 22, 2016
Men's tennis places sixth at UAA Tournament
The #23 Judges rolled past Rochester, 7-2 in the consolation semifinals, but couldn't hang on to upset #6 Case Western Reserve in a 5-4 loss in the fifth-place match.