Brandeis Athletics Top Stories

April 7, 2014
More than miles: Brandeis staff to run Boston Marathon for bombing victim
Staff members Matt Callahan ’12 and Breda O’Connor are running the Boston Marathon to raise money for Callahan’s cousin, who was injured in the bombings.

April 10, 2014
Amanda Genovese '15: The Art of the Steal
Junior Amanda Genovese of the Brandeis softball team has a simple philosophy on life: “When I like doing something, I want to spend all my time doing it.”

April 17, 2014
Brenner tosses 10 strong, but RWU rallies for 3-2 win
Junior Kyle Brenner had as many hits as the Hawks through the first seven innings, but the visitors got to him in the eighth and won it in the 10th.

April 16, 2014
Softball suffers sweep at hands of WPI
Rookie Madison Hunter hit her first career home run, but it wasn't enough in a pair losses to the Engineers, 8-4 and 20-0.

April 12, 2014
#30 men's tennis comes from behind to deteat #27 Trinity
The Judges improved to 9-4 by taking out the Bantams. Brandeis trailed by 3-1 before rallying to win four of six singles contests.

April 11, 2014
#22 Women's tennis blanks Bentley, 9-0
The Judges won six different sets at love in singles action, and didn't drop more than three games in any doubles match. Roberta Bergstein picked up a double-bagel at #3 singles.

April 11, 2014
Brenner goes the distance again, but Judges fall to Bridgewater State, 3-0
Junior Kyle Brenner tossed his UAA-leading fifth complete game of the season, but the Judges' offense was kept at bay in their first home loss.

April 10, 2014
Softball splits with Salem State
The Judges won the opener, 6-3, but were edged in game 2, 8-7. Madi Gagnon was 3-7 with three RBI, a double and a run scored in the twinbill.

April 10, 2014
Women's tennis rolls past Wheaton, 7-2
The Judges, who moved up two spots to #22 earlier in the day, got a double bagel at sixth singles from Alexa Katz.

April 10, 2014
Eight-run fourth lifts baseball past WNE, 9-7
Senior Dominic Schwartz had two hits and scored two runs in the big frame as 12 Judges came to the plate.

April 4, 2014
Brandeis to celebrate third annual Division III Week
With 'Deis Day, varsity contests and other beneficial program, the Judges' Celebration of Division III Week kicks off April 6.

April 9, 2014
Men's tennis falls to Division I Bryant
Rookie Ryan Bunis picked up a win at No. 4 singles for the Judges. The teams also played three additional doubles and six singles matches, with Brandeis picking up three more wins over the Bulldogs.

April 8, 2014
Brandeis Softball Puts on Offensive Show in Routs of Lasell
The Judges racked up 22 runs and 24 hits in 8-0 and 14-1 victories over the Lasers.

April 8, 2014
Brandeis Baseball Falls to Worcester State, 9-4
Despite strong offensive days for sophomore 3B Greg Heineman and junior 1B Kyle Brenner, the Judges could not overcome Worcester State on the road.

April 7, 2014
Brandeis Baseball Walks-Off with Third Straight Win over UMass-Dartmouth, 4-3
Behind a strong outing from junior Elio Fernandez and clutch hitting, the Judges defeated the Corsairs 4-3

April 5, 2014
Whitaker, Lundkvist take first and second in 1500m at Yellow Jacket Invitational
The two NCAA qualifiers in the mile were back on top at AIC on Saturday.

April 6, 2014
#24 Brandeis Women's Tennis Claims Fifth Place at Nor'Easter Bowl
By defeating Babson and Wellesley over the weekend, the Judges earned fifth place at the third annual Nor'Easter

April 6, 2014
Baseball sweeps FSU in home opener DH, 3-1 and 6-5 (10 innings)
The Judges got a complete game from Kyle Brenner in the opener, while Tommy McCarthy had the game-winning hit in game one and two more RBI in game two.

April 4, 2014
#24 women's tennis rallies but falls short against #19 Skidmore in Nor'Easter opener
The Judges dropped all three doubles matches but rallied to tie the score before the Thoroughbreds after the first three singles were done. Skidmore responded with the next two wins to clinch the match and relegate the Judges to the consolation bracket.

April 3, 2014
Genovese reaches century mark in career steals as Judges split with Endicott
Amanda Genovese stole career bases 100 and 101 (pictured) as Brandeis won the opener with the Gulls, 9-4. EC kept her at bay and won the second game, 6-1.

April 3, 2014
#24 Judges battle back for 6-3 win at Babson, sweep Clark 9-0
Brian Granoff and Michael Secular were both double winners for Brandeis against Babson and Clark.

April 3, 2014
Markel fans career-high seven, but falls to RIC, 3-2
Senior Colin Markel exceeded his previous career-best for Ks by two, but a seventh-inning single gave the Anchormen the edge.

April 2, 2014
Women’s tennis cruises past Babson, 7-2
The Judges head into the Nor’Easter Bowl this weekend after acing their final tuneup.

April 2, 2014
Softball falls to Wellesley, 9-6 and 11-1, in home opener
Despite Amanda Genovese's 4-6 performance with a triple, three runs scored and her 99th stolen base, and five RBI from Anya Kamber (pictured), it wasn't enough to overcome the Blue.

April 2, 2014
Baseball falls to #27 Endicott, 10-4
Sophomore Liam O'Connor went 3-4 with a two-run single, but the Judges couldn't climb out of an 8-0 hole in a loss to the Gulls.

April 1, 2014
Brenner tosses CG, but baseball edged by #24 Tufts, 2-1
The Judges outhit the Jumbos, 8-7, but the hosts pushed two runs across to hand junior Kyle Brenner his second complete-game loss of the season.

March 25, 2014
Brandeis Athletics Spring 2014 Schedule Changes: Updated, March 31
It's that time of year: spring schedule updates! On March 31, many make-up dates were announced. Click above to see the new dates!

March 29, 2014
Track & Field Complete First Outdoor Meet at Tufts
The Men’s & Women’s Teams Raced at the Snowflake Classic on Saturday

March 30, 2014
#24 women's tennis rallies, but falls just short against #7 Bowdoin, 5-3
Despite wins at the top spot from Carley Cooke in singles and doubles, the Judges couldn't knock off the Polar Bears.

March 29, 2014
Softball returns to action with split against Husson
Junior C/1B Cori Coleman went 5-for-7 with five RBI, four runs scored and two home runs as the Judges and Eagles split a twinbill. It was Brandeis's first action in two weeks.

March 29, 2014
24th-Ranked Women's Tennis Edged by Visiting #14 Trinity College, 5-4
In a thrilling match that went down to the wire, the Judges were unable to overcome the Bantams.

March 29, 2014
#24 Brandeis Men's Tennis Falls to #12 Bowdoin, 6-2
Despite thrilling victories at first doubles and second singles, the Judges were unable to overcome the Polar Bears and the elements.

March 28, 2014
Men’s and women’s tennis teams earn national rankings
Both Brandeis tennis teams are now No. 24 in the country, and Arguello/Lubarsky are 10th in the region

March 28, 2014
Baseball blanked at MIT, 6-0
The Judges managed just six hits, while seven pitchers combined for eight innings of work. Colin Markel suffered the loss, giving up run in each of the first two innings.

March 24, 2014
Brenner shuts down Salem State, 8-2
Kyle Brenner earned his second win of the season with eight strong innings, while Rob Trenk and Liam O'Connor went 6-7 and scored six of the team's runs out of the six and seven spots in the batting order.

March 23, 2014
Fencers finish 21st at NCAA Championships
Junior sabre fencer Adam Mandel was 15th overall, while classmate Noah Berman was 23rd in foil. Mandel (9 pts), Berman (5 pts) and Caroline Mattos (4 pts) helped the Judges to the same finish as in 2013.

March 21, 2014
Mattos earns four wins at 2014 NCAA Championships
Junior foil Caroline Mattos posted victories over defending champion an finalist and Olympian Lee Kiefer of Notre Dame and long-time friend Kathryn Hawrot of Brown as part of her four victories at the NCAA championships at the Ohio State University.

March 21, 2014
Ing, Markel and McCarthy earn All-UAA Tournament honors
Brian Ing, Colin Markel and Tom McCarthy all had outstanding performances at the UAA Tournament earlier this month.

March 21, 2014
Amanda Genovese named to UAA Softball All-Tournament team
The junior had a number of outstanding performances at the UAA Tournament earlier this month.