July 3, 2012
Porcaro adds All-ECAC honors
Senior centerfielder Lauren Porcaro added her third postseason honor of 2011-12, taking second-team All-ECAC accolades to go with All-UAA and NFCA All-New England awards.

June 22, 2012
Nicholson claims All-ECAC Second Team honors
Graduate student Pat Nicholson was named to the ECAC Division III New England All Star second team today. He is the Judges' first All-ECAC selection since 2006.

June 15, 2012
Brown appears in June 18 SI's Faces In The Crowd
Senior Chris Brown is the first Brandeis student-athlete to appear in Sports Illustrated's Faces In The Crowd column since 2005, when Caitlin Malcolm '07 was featured, and the fifth over all.

June 13, 2012
Cooke earns All-America honors from ITA
Rookie Carley Cooke was named the first All-American in women's tennis in Brandeis history. She finished the season 17th in Division III in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association singles rankings.

June 5, 2012
Bernstein nabs third team Capital One Academic All-America honors
Recent grad Ezra Bernstein became the second Brandeis Capital One Academic All-American of 2011-12, earning third-team At Large honors. He joins Marianne Specker as an Academic All-American this year and Jon Cordish '90 as Brandeis men's tennis winners.

May 31, 2012
Brown adds Academic All-District honors
Senior Chris Brown has added Capital One Academic All-District honors, as selected by CoSIDA, to his award haul this year. He will be eligible for Academic All-America honors, which will be announced in June.

May 30, 2012
2011-12 Year In Review
Here's a look back at the 2011-12 Academic Year in Brandeis Athletics!

May 29, 2012
O'Hare, Lambert honored by NEIBA
The New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association honored Brandeis senior Sean O'Hare with a berth on the roster of the Division II-III All-Star team, while Brian Lambert '98 was presented with their Kevin Burr Assistant Coach Award.

May 26, 2012
Brown finishes 4th at NCAAs in 1500, earns second All-American honor
Senior Chris Brown placed fourth in the 1,500-meter run at the NCAA championships to earn All-America honors for the second time this year. He missed a second top-three performance of 2012 by 0.06 seconds.

May 24, 2012
Brown headed to finals of 1,500 in final collegiate meet
Senior Chris Brown placed second in his heat and 10th overall in the prelims of the 1,500-meter run at the NCAA championships. He will run his final collegiate race on Saturday at 4:50 p.m.

May 24, 2012
Carley Cooke '15 bows in NCAA debut
Brandeis rookie Carley Cooke suffered a 6-2, 6-1, defeat in her first-ever NCAA tournament match, falling to Sonja Meighan of Washington and Lee.

May 22, 2012
Brown named New England Division III Outdoor Track Runner of the Year
With the fastest time in Division III in the 1,500, a school-record 3:43.49, and a top-10 time in the 800, senior Chris Brown was named the 2012 New England Runner of the Year by the USTFCCCA.

May 22, 2012
Specker named Capital One Academic All-American
Senior Marianne Specker is Brandeis's 22nd Academic All-American and the sixth two-time honoree. She hit .401 with 41 RBI for the Judges and graduated with a 3.92 GPA as a psychology major with minors in women's and gender studies and politics.

May 18, 2012
Bernstein, Specker named to Capital One Academic All-District teams
Seniors Ezra Bernstein of Buffalo, N.Y., and Marianne Specker of South Windsor, Conn., were selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America and will be eligible for Academic All-America honors. Specker was a first-team selection in 2011.

May 13, 2012
Softball finishes runner-up in ECAC tournament, dropping title game to Endicott, 7-6
The Judges shut down Simmons, 3-1, and the Gulls, 5-1, in the first two games. Despite answering back nearly every time Endicott scored in the final game, Brandeis couldn't quite come all the way back in dropping the final contest.

May 12, 2012
Brown breaks school record in 1,500-meter run
Competing at Bentley College, senior Chris Brown set a new school record in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 3:43.49 at the New Balance Twilight Meet at Bentley

May 12, 2012
In ECAC tourney, Judges down Rivier, 7-5, but fall to Endicott 6-1
The top-seeded Brandeis softball team held off a late charge by the #5 seed Raiders, but couldn't tame the #3 seed Gulls to advance to the championship round. Brandeis will face Simmons tomorrow at 11 a.m. for the right to a rematch.

May 11, 2012
Nicholson, O'Hare named to All-UAA baseball team
The Judges' leaders in batting average and slugging percentage claimed first-team All-Association honors for the first time in their careers.

May 9, 2012
Miller fans 11, drives in two runs as softball advances in ECAC tournament, 7-1, over DWC
Senior Caroline Miller struck out eight of the first 12 Daniel Webster hitters and had a two-run double in the first inning to lead the top-seeded Judges to victory in the ECAC tournament. Brandeis will host Rivier Saturday at 10 a.m. in the next round.

May 9, 2012
Cooke headed to NCAA Championships, named UAA Rookie of the Year, All-UAA with Bernstein
Rookie Carley Cooke is the first Brandeis woman selected to the NCAA Individual championship since 2005, and just the third overall. She was also named a doubles alternate with junior Faith Broderick and a second-team All-UAA selection with sophomore Allyson Bernstein.

May 7, 2012
With 23-16 record, Softball claims top seed in ECAC tournament
The Judges, who have earned the ECAC top seed for the third time in the last five years, will take on Daniel Webster College Wednesday, May 9, at 4 p.m. in the opening round.

May 5, 2012
Brown, Warwick continue terrific senior seasons at New England DIII championships
Seniors Chris Brown and Kate Warwick earned All-New England honors for the Judges and improved their standing in the rankings for the NCAA Championships at the end of May.

May 2, 2012
Announcing the 2012 Departmental Award Winners!
Twelve outstanding student-athletes were recognized on May 2 at the 2012 Brandeis Department of Athletics Awards Dinner. Read about the award winners here!

April 29, 2012
Chris Brown a double winner in 800 and 1,500 as Judges place seventh at UAAs
Senior All-American Chris Brown took home his second and third UAA titles of 2012, while sophomores Vincent Asante and Ed Colvin finished in second place in the 100 and the 5K, respectively.

April 29, 2012
Softball closes regular season with split at UMass Boston
Senior Brittany Grimm reached base in all nine of her plate appearances and classmate Caroline Miller fanned nine in five innings to win game one, 10-4, but the Beacons rallied after getting down to their last strike to earn a split, 3-2, in the second game. Brandeis finishes its regular season at 23-16.

April 29, 2012
Women's tennis cruises past shorthanded NYU, tops Rochester, 6-3, to finish 5th at UAAs
Facing an eighth-seeded NYU team that only had four players available, the Brandeis women's tennis team won all six matches that were contested to take a 9-0 win. The Judges were able to use that rest to outlast Rochester in a pair of three-set matches and claim fifth place, 6-3, later in the day.

April 29, 2012
Warwick adds UAA 10K title to trophy case
Senior Kate Warwick ran the 22nd-fastest time in the nation in Division III in the 10,000-meter run at the UAA championships at Carnegie Mellon, putting her into contention for an NCAA berth. Four other Judges scored points as Brandeis finished in seventh place.

April 27, 2012
Men's tennis defeats NYU, 5-4, but falls to Chicago, 7-2, to finish sixth in UAA
The Brandeis men's tennis team won three-set matches at the top and bottom of the singles lineup to defeat NYU, 5-4, and snap a six-match losing streak in the process. Later in the day, they couldn't overcome the #30 Maroons, finishing the season with a 5-14 record.

April 27, 2012
Seniors star as softball sweeps FSU
The Judges won two games by a 9-1 score, as their seniors accounted for five doubles, two home runs and 10 RBI.

April 27, 2012
Softball places four on All-UAA squad, Specker 1st team, Genovese ROY
Senior 1B Marianne Specker earned first-team All-Association honors, while outfielder Amanda Genovese was named the Rookie of the Year. Genovese was joined on the second team by SS Brittany Grimm and CF Lauren Porcaro, both seniors.

April 27, 2012
#20 Women's tennis wins four of six in singles, but doubles makes the difference for #11 WashU
The Judges just missed the upset in the UAA quarterfinals, falling to the Bears, 5-4. Despite winning the top four singles matches, Brandeis lost all three in doubles, including a heartbreaker at No. 1.

April 26, 2012
Men's tennis drops UAA opener to No. 17 Washington U., 8-1
The Judges fell to 0-8 against nationally-ranked foes this season with their loss to the Bears. Brandeis's lone point came at No. 2 doubles thanks to the team of Josh Jordan and Steven Milo. Brandeis will take on NYU in the consolation bracket.

April 26, 2012
Brown adds fourth UAA Runner of the Week honor
After his fine performance against a field of Division I competitors at Princeton University, senior Chris Brown was named UAA Men's Track and Field Runner of the Week for the fourth time this season.

April 26, 2012
Softball splits at Worcester State
Brittany Grimm had a double and a homer and Caroline Miller tossed a 3-hitter as the Judges won the opener, 6-1, but they could not mount a comeback in the nightcap, which the Lancers took by a 4-2 score.

April 25, 2012
Baseball routs Bowdoin, 14-7, on Senior Day
Judge seniors accounted for nine hits and 10 runs scored, while pitching four innings of effective relief, to earn the win in their last home game. Alex Tynan tossed 3.1 innings of five-hit ball out of the pen.

April 24, 2012
Brandeis athletics schedule changes: April 24
Spring is here, and that can only mean one thing: schedule updates! Baseball and softball both have changes to upcoming doubleheaders.

April 24, 2012
#20 women's tennis upended by #28 Trinity (Conn.), 6-3, in final tuneup for UAAs
The 20th-ranked Brandeis women's tennis team suffered its second-straight loss to another nationally-ranked squad, dropping a 6-3 decision to #28 Trinity (Conn.). The Judges, seeded fifth at the UAAs, head to the championships with a 4-4 record against nationally-ranked teams.

April 23, 2012
Men's tennis bows to Tufts, 6-3, in final regular-season match
Prior to their trip to the UAA Championships in Florida, the Brandeis men dropped a 6-3 decision on the road at Tufts. Juniors Josh Jordan and Steven Milo were responsible for all three Brandeis points. Milo was playing in his first singles action since mid-March.

April 22, 2012
Softball falls to No. 9 Tufts, 10-5
Every Brandeis starter but one had a hit, but the Judges were unable to climb out of an early 6-0 hole against the Jumbos. Senior Marianne Specker had a two-run double to give her 105 RBI for her career.

April 21, 2012
Late run spoils fine performance by Ing as baseball falls to Endicott, 2-1
Sophomore Brian Ing tossed seven innings of five-hit ball, but host Endicott scored an unearned run in the eighth inning to give the Gulls a victory. Rookie 2B Tommy McCarthy went 3-3 with a run scored.

April 21, 2012
Men's and Women's Track Teams Finish in the Top 5 at the Eric Loeschner Invitational
Led by sophomore sprinter Vincent Asante and junior distance runner Alex Kramer, the Judges finished fourth in a field of 16 teams at the Eric Loeschner Invitational

April 21, 2012
Softball settles for split at Clark
Host Clark scored the lone run in the bottom of the seventh inning of the opening game to spoil Caroline Miller's one-hit seven-K performance, but the Judges got revenge in game two on Lauren Porcaro's first-inning grand slam.

April 21, 2012
#20 women's tennis falls at #19 Wellesley, 6-3
The Judges couldn't overcome a 2-1 deficit after doubles action in a showdown of nationally-ranked squads. The Blue prevailed in two out of three matches that went three sets. Brandeis junior Faith Broderick won both of her matches.

April 21, 2012
Men's and Women's Track Teams Finish in the Top 5 at the Eric Loeschner Invitational
Led by rookie Kristi Pisarik and sophomore Amelia Lundkvist, the Judges secured a fifth place finish at the Eric Loeschner Invitational

April 20, 2012
Depth carries DI Bryant past men's tennis, 10-5
With their entire rosters playing and counting as scoring matches, visiting Bryant University took advantage of their depth at the bottom of the lineup to defeat the Judges. Had the squads used traditional scoring, Brandeis would have taken a 5-4 win.

April 19, 2012
Swerdloff gem carries Judges past Roger Williams, 3-1
Junior Mike Swerdloff tossed the first nine-inning complete game, fanning eight in the process as the Judges topped the Hawks. Rookie Tommy McCarthy went 3-4 and scored two of Brandeis's three runs.

April 18, 2012
O'Hare goes deep again, but Keene State's quick start too much to overcome
Despite a homer and a double from senioe Sean O'Hare in his second game back in the lineup following an injury, the baseball team couldn't erase the Owls' seven-run first inning.

April 18, 2012
Brown looks for return to NCAAs in spring season
Senior Chris Brown is ranked third in Division III in the 1,500-meter run with one meet to go before outdoor season begins the championship tour. Read about his success and the rest of the outdoor squad.

April 18, 2012
No. 20 women's tennis rallies past MIT, 6-3
Eight different players were responsible for points for the Judges, who were down 2-1 after doubles. Rookie Carley Cooke helped Brandeis improve to 13-2 on the season by clinching the victory at No. 1 singles.

April 18, 2012
Warwick hopes for third NCAA bid of 2011-12, Farrington fifth in UAA in triple jump
Senior Kate Warwick has yet to run at her preferred distance of 5,000-meters during the outdoor season, but she is nationally-ranked in the 1,500. Junior Kim Farrington is the top-ranked Judge in the UAA in fifth place in the triple jump

April 17, 2012
O'Hare homers twice in return, but Amherst rallies for 13-6 win
Playing for the first time since March 17, senior Sean O'Hare hit home runs in his first two plate appearances, but the Judges couldn't hang on as the visitors scored five runs in the sixth inning.

April 17, 2012
Doubles earns sweep, but #24 Trinity rallies for 5-4 win over men's tennis
Despite winning all three doubles matches, the Brandeis men's tennis team couldn't hold off the 24th-ranked Bantams. Senior Ezra Bernstein was the squad's only double winner, teaming with junior David Yovanoff for a win at No. 1 doubles.

April 17, 2012
Porcaro, Miller each homer twice in softball split with Babson, 7-4 & 3-4
Senior Lauren Porcaro had a pair of seventh-inning three-run home runs. One proved to be a game-winner in the 7-3 opener, while the other cut a four-run deficit to one, but it wasn't enough in a 4-3 loss. Classmate Caroline Miller went deep twice in the opener and earned her 10th win of the season

April 15, 2012
Secular wins at BC, but Judges drop a pair on the road
The Brandeis men's tennis team got swept at No. 10-ranked Bowdoin, and fell to Division I Boston College despite wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 5 singles, where rookie Michael Secular won a tiebreaker for the Judges' first singles win over the Eagles under Ben Lamanna.

April 15, 2012
Softball gets back to winning ways with road sweep of Bowdoin
Senior Caroline Miller recorded a win and save, and half of the Judges' hits went for extra bases as they defeated Bowdoin, 7-3 and 4-3, to pick up their first sweep away from home of the season.

April 12, 2012
JWU rallies past baseball, 7-5
Despite four strong innings of relief from sophomore Brian Ing and an RBI triple from senior Kenny Destremps, the Judges were unable to pick up the win in Providence.

April 12, 2012
Men's tennis knocks off Coast Guard, 8-1
Playing indoors in the Gosman Athletic Center, the Brandeis men's tennis team defeated visiting Coast Guard, 8-1. The squads played four tiebreakers between them, with the Judges winning three of them. Junior Josh Jordan had two tiebreakers in a three-setter to win the day's longest match.

April 12, 2012
No. 3 Eastern Conn. takes two from softball, 6-3 and 9-0
Against the top-ranked team in New England, the Judges mustered just six hits across a double header. Senior Marianne Specker accounted for three of those hits, moving into seventh place on the career list with 160.

April 11, 2012
Specker reaches 100 RBI mark as softball splits with Wheaton
Senior 1B Marianne Specker had four more RBI today, giving her 101 for her career, as the Judges split with Wheaton College. Specker had two RBI in a four-run third in a 5-4 game one win, and two more to tie the game in the fifth of a 6-3 loss in the nightcap.

April 11, 2012
Miller, Specker claim UAA Athlete of the Week honors, April 9
Seniors Caroline Miller (3-0, 0.00 ERA, 26Ks) and Marianne Specker (.421 BA, 14 RBI, 2B, 3B, 2 HR) led the Brandeis softball team to a 6-0 week last week and garnered University Athletic Association Pitcher and Batter of the Week honors for their efforts.

April 10, 2012
Baseball can't build momentum as Worcester State rallies for 6-5 win
The Judges got a fine starting performance from junior Mike Swerdloff, who threw seven innings of seven hit ball, but the Lancers struck for three in the eighth and walked off with the win in the ninth.

April 9, 2012
Baseball snaps skid, 14-13 in 10 innings, over UMass Dartmouth
Senior Kenny Destremps hit two sacrifice flies, one in the eighth and a walk-off shot in the 10th, as part of a four RBI day to lead the Judges to their first win in New England.

April 8, 2012
Women's tennis places fifth at Nor'Easter Bowl
The #19 Brandeis women were upset in the opening round of the inaugural Nor'Easter Bowl, suffering a 5-4 loss to #24 Skidmore, but the Judges bounced back to sweep the University of Puerto Rico and edge #30 Bates, 5-4, in the fifth-place match.

April 7, 2012
Colby takes two from baseball team, 13-11 & 7-1
Senior Zach Malis had three doubles in the first game and the team's only RBI in the second, but some costly errors allowed the visiting Mules to rally for the win in the opener, while fine pitching prevailed in game two.

April 6, 2012
Softball rolls on with sweep of Endicott, 4-1 and 12-3
Caroline Miller allowed just three hits over six inning with eight strikeouts in the opener, while classmate Brittany Grimm homered twice in game two, accounting for seven RBI as the Judges swept the Gulls to win their ninth-straight game.

April 5, 2012
RIC doubles up baseball, 10-5
The Judges had three doubles, a two-run triple by rookie Brian Allen and turned four double plays on the afternoon, but they couldn't stop the Anchormen, who had three different three-run innings to take the win in Providence.

April 5, 2012
Men's tennis fights back before No. 28 MIT prevails, 5-4
Junior Josh Jordan won matches in both singles and doubles play, and the Judges fought back from 4-2 down to tie the match, but the Engineers won the longest match of the day to escape with the 5-4 victory.

April 4, 2012
Brandeis baseball falls to MIT, 9-2
Despite strong performances by junior 1B Pat Seaward and senior LF Zach Malis, a big six-run fifth inning by the Engineers was too much to overcome in the loss

April 4, 2012
Softball sweeps Suffolk in tidy fashion, 8-0 and 9-1
Senior Caroline Miller struck out a career-high 12 batters of the 18 she faced in the opener, while the Judges scored eight of their nine runs in one inning of the nightcap.

April 3, 2012
Baseball falls to Tufts, 5-4, as Jumbos score four in last two innings
Rookie Kyle Brenner tossed his third complete game of the season, but the host Jumbos, ranked No. 5 in New England and No. 21 in the nation according to the ABCA, rallied with two in the eight and two in the ninth for the win.

April 3, 2012
Specker drives in 10 in softball sweep of Lasell
Senior 1B Marianne Specker drove in seven runs in game one and another three in game two, slugging a double, triple and grand slam as part of a 3-7 performance as the Judges defeated the Lasers, 20-1 and 8-3.

April 2, 2012
Men's tennis downs Babson, 8-1
The Judges swept doubles and carried the momentum into singles play as they snapped a three-match losing streak with the win over the Beavers.

April 2, 2012
#19 women's tennis moves to 10-1 with 8-1 win at Babson
In a match rescheduled from last week, the Brandeis women won their 10th match of the season, getting off to their best start since the 1985-86 season, when they finished 12-1.

April 1, 2012
Destremps goes deep, but Judges bow to UMD, 7-3
Despite the second home run of the season from senior Kenny Destremps, and a 2-for-3 performance with two runs and a double from sophomore Brian Ing, the baseball team's struggles continued in a loss to Corsairs.

March 31, 2012
Pitchers shut down WPI, but Engineers prevail in two extra-inning affairs
Despite a complete-game four-hitter in the opener by junior Mike Swerdloff and a seven-inning, six-hit outing by grad-student Pat Nicholson, the Judges dropped decisions of 3-2 and 2-1 in extra innings.

March 31, 2012
Men's tennis falls to Bates, 9-0
The Judges suffered a sweep at the hands of head coach Ben Lamanna's alma mater, the No. 15 team in the nation. Senior Ezra Bernstein won the Judges' only set at No. 4 singles. Brandeis was playing without top player Steven Milo.

March 31, 2012
#19 Women's tennis improves to 3-1 against nationally-ranked teams with 6-3 win at #30 Bates
Top-players Carley Cooke and Faith Broderick won twice as the Judges won their first match as a top-20 team with a victory in Lewiston, Maine.

March 29, 2012
Brandeis baseball falls to Western New England, 10-2
Despite a strong 3-4 afternoon including two runs from graduate student 1B Pat Nicholson, the Judges' could not overcome Western New England's offensive onslaught

March 28, 2012
Brandeis softball stymies Wellesley to get back to .500
Two Brandeis pitchers held Wellesley to seven hits over 14 innings today, allowing the Blue just four innings with hits to even their record at 8-8. Senior CF Lauren Porcaro was the hitting star, going 3-for-5 with three RBI, three runs, three stolen bases, a homer and a double in the two games.

March 27, 2012
Brandeis softball falls to Emerson, rallies to beat Lesley in their doubleheader
The Brandeis softball team could not rally to beat Emerson in a 6-4 loss, but they did overcome a three-run sixth inning deficit against Lesley to take a walk-off 10-9 win eight innings

March 26, 2012
Salem State tops baseball, 8-5
Sophomore 1B Dan Gad had a career-high four RBI, including a bases-clearing double as Brandeis tried to come back in the ninth inning, but it wasn't enough as the Judges dropped to 5-15 on the season.

March 25, 2012
Judges drop 5-3 decision to Framingham State in 10 innings
Sophomore Brian Ing scored the Judges's first run and drove in the game-tying run to force the free baseball, but Brandeis couldn't hold the visiting Rams off the board in the 10th in dropping their second extra-inning affair of the season.

March 25, 2012
Cardillo places 19th at NCAA fencing championships
The sophomore foil won seven bouts at the Ohio State University, including wins over the fifth-ranked fencer from Notre Dame and the No. 7 finisher from Yale.

March 24, 2012
Miller leads Judges to 11-inning win in opener over Salem State
Senior Caroline Miller tossed a career-high 11 innings, while adding a home run and a triple, two runs and two RBI as the Judges topped the Vikings, 11-6, but the hosts answered with a walk-off 5-4 win in the nightcap.

March 23, 2012
Softball splits twinbill with WPI
Caroline Miller matched a career-high with 10 Ks in the opener, a 2-1 win for the Judges, while a rally from eight runs down fell just short in the night cap, as the Engineers prevailed, 13-12.

March 22, 2012
Baseball drops fifth straight, 9-7, at Salve Regina

March 22, 2012
Julian Cardillo '14: Foiling the competition
Sophomore foil fencer Julian Cardillo is headed to his second-straight NCAA Fencing Championship. Learn more about this aspiring journalist - and Olympian

March 22, 2012
#25 Brandeis women's tennis takes down Bentley in home opener
Led by stellar performances from nearly every position, the Brandeis women's tennis team cruised to an 8-1 victory over Bentley in their home opener

March 21, 2012
Six-run 10th by Wentworth spoils baseball comeback
The Brandeis baseball team erased a 5-2 deficit with runs in the eighth and ninth innings, but the visiting Leopards scored six times in the first extra frame to deny the Judges their first win in New England.

March 21, 2012
Brandeis men's tennis falls to Bentley, 7-2
The Judges got quality wins from Josh Jordan and Alec Siegel at the first two singles spots, but three key injuries cost Brandeis in their match against Bentley

March 20, 2012
Bridgewater State spoils baseball home opener, 19-4
Eleven different players had hits for the Judges, but the visiting Bears batted around three times to make the Judges' New England debut a long day on Stein Diamond.

March 18, 2012
Brandeis softball defeats Case, falls to #21 Wash U in UAA Tournament finale
The Judges split their final two UAA contests, beating Case 11-3 and rallying but falling short against Wash U 5-4

March 17, 2012
Brandeis baseball falls in their UAA Tournament finale to Case Western Reserve
Despite two-hit performances from senior Sean O'Hare and grad student Pat Nicholson to go with strong relief pitching, the Judges could not overcome an early deficit against the Spartans

March 16, 2012
Judges can't quite come back against UR, 6-4
Rookie Kyle Brenner pitched eight innings, his third outing of seven or more this season, and sophomore Brian Ing scored two runs, but Brandeis couldn't quite get over the hump against the Yellowjackets.

March 16, 2012
Brandeis softball rallies but falls short in an 8-7 loss to the University of Rochester
At the UAA tournament in Florida, the Judges rallied from a 7-1 defecit to tie the game at 7 in the sixth but eventually fell in the final frame

March 15, 2012
Baseball rallies for first UAA win, 4-3, over Case
Junior Mike Swerdloff tossed eight-and-a-third innings on two days rest and rookie Kyle Brenner had a two-out, two-run double in the bottom of the eighth inning to lead the Judges over the Spartans in Florida.

March 15, 2012
Brandeis softball falls to #21 Washington University (Mo.) and #2 Emory University
On the third day of the UAA tournament, the Judges rallied against Wash U but eventually fell 12-3 and lost to Emory 15-0 in their second game of the day

March 14, 2012
Baseball rally falls short in 5-3 loss to WashU
Sophomore Colin Markel tossed his first career complete game,an eight-inning eight-hitter, and the Judges scored twice in the ninth inning, but their rally fell short against the streaking Bears, who have won 12 in a row.

March 14, 2012
Judges win twice on Day 2 of UAA tournament
Senior Caroline Miller tossed a four-hitter in a 2-1 win over Rochester, while classmate Brittany Grimm homered as part of a 3-for-4 performance in a 7-5 victory over Case. Miller also earned her second-career save against the Spartans.

March 13, 2012
Messinger, Milo claim UAA Athlete of the Week honors
Juniors Zoe Messinger of the women's fencing team and Steven Milo from men's tennis earned University Athletic Association honors this week.

March 13, 2012
Bats awaken, but baseball drops two on Day 3 of UAA tournament
The Judges had a couple of innings in which they scored as many runs as they had in their first two games combined, but it wasn't enough as they fell to Rochester, 6-5, and Emory, 11-7. Senior outfielder Zach Malis had the day's big blow, a grand slam against Eagles in a six-run fifth.

March 13, 2012
Julian Cardillo selected to NCAA championships
The sophomore foilist, who finished 17th in the nation, will be in search of his first All-America honor at the Ohio State University on March 22-25.

March 13, 2012
Softball drops season opener to No. 4 Emory, 8-0
Senior Marianne Specker hit in her 14th-straight game dating back to 2011, but that was one of only two hits on the day for the Judges against the Eagles in the first game of the 2012 UAA tournament.

March 12, 2012
Baseball falls to 0-2 at UAAs with 14-2 loss to WashU
Despite multi-hit games from three different players, the Judges couldn't overcome three big innings against the Bears, who scored three in the first, four in the fifth and seven in the seventh to end the game early.

March 11, 2012
Cardillo, Messinger, Zook finish in final pool at fencing regionals
Sophomore foil Julian Cardillo and junior saber Zoe Messinger earned consideration for an at-large berth at the NCAA championships with their top-12 finishes at Boston College. Junior epee Mike Zook also finished 10th.

March 11, 2012
Baseball drops UAA opener to Emory, 6-0
The Judges were on the wrong end of a five-hitter to rival Emory, as the Eagles got a UAA-record 13 strikeouts from starter Connor Dillman. Junior Chris Ferro and sophomore Dom Schwartz each had doubles for Brandeis, which fell to 4-4 on the season.

March 10, 2012
Brown claims All-America honor with third-place finish in mile run
At the 2012 NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field championships, senior Chris Brown came in third in the finals of the mile run to claim his first career All-America honor. Brown is Brandeis's first men's indoor track All-American since 2005.

March 10, 2012
Warwick finishes 5,000-meter race 12th at NCAA championships
Senior Kate Warwick ran with the pack for the first 7 minutes or so, but was unable to hold on to All-America honors today as she finished in 12th place in the 5K event, 35 seconds out of a top eight finish.

March 9, 2012
Milo helps Brandeis men to split with win over NYU, loss to host Middlebury
Junior Steven Milo posted a 3-1 record, including an upset of the No. 11 player in the nation, as the Judges defeated UAA rival NYU, 6-3, before suffering an 8-1 loss to the hosts No. 7 Middlebury.

March 6, 2012
Kendrew, Cincotta earn All-UAA honors for Women's Basketball
Senior guard Morgan Kendrew earned a second-team All-UAA selection and a spot at the NEWBA Senior All-Star Classic while graduate student Diana Cincotta earned an All-UAA honorable mention

March 5, 2012
Warwick, Brown headed to nationals, will be seeded third in their events
Seniors Kate Warwick, in the 5,000-meters, and Chris Brown, in the mile run, will both be ranked third in the nation at the upcoming NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field championships at Grinnell College in Iowa.

March 2, 2012
Kriskus, Hughes, and Dascy earn All-UAA honors for Men's Basketball
Senior guard Vytas Kriskus earned an All-UAA first-team honor while senior guard Tyrone Hughes and sophomore center Youri Dascy were awarded All-UAA honorable mentions

February 28, 2012
Brenner, Cooke, Cardillo named UAA Athletes of the Week
Judges from the baseball and women's tennis team were honored for their first week of competition, while men's fencing was recognized as the winter season winds down.

February 26, 2012
Brenner, Destremps lead Judges to 3-2 win over Rose-Hulman in February finale
Rookie Kyle Brenner tossed his second complete game in as many career starts, scattering nine hits, while senior Kenny Destremps hit a game-winning home run in the sixth inning to give the Judges a 4-3 record on their February trip to Florida.

February 26, 2012
Brown, Warwick claim titles at UAA Championships
Seniors Chris Brown and Kate Warwick won UAA championships in the mile run and 3,000-meter run, respectively. Sophomore Vincent Asante (60m dash) and junior Alex Kramer (3,000) were runners-up in their events in the Judges' only other All-Association performances. Both the Brandeis men and women finished in seventh place.

February 25, 2012
Kriskus, Hughes can't fend off NYU rally on Senior Day
Despite 21 points and a career-high 12 rebounds from Vytas Kriskus and seven points and six assists from Tyrone Hughes in their final games, the Violets rallied past the Judges, 65-63, for the win. Brandeis closes its season at 13-12, 7-7 in the UAA.

February 25, 2012
#24 men's tennis drops 8-1 decision to #15 Redlands
Junior Josh Jordan picked up Brandeis's only win at No. 2 singles as the Judges wrapped up their West Coast trip with a 1-3 record.

February 25, 2012
Kendrew, seniors go out on high note as women's hoops defeats NYU, 62-55
Morgan Kendrew climbed into Brandeis's top-10 in scoring with 21 points, giving her 973 for her career, as the Judges defeated their rivals from the Big Apple. Junior Erika Higginbottom had a career-high 18 as well.

February 25, 2012
Women's tennis completes perfect West Coast swing with 5-4 win over Redlands
The No. 30 Judges knocked off the No. 28 Bulldogs as junior Faith Broderick won the deciding match at second singles in a third-set tiebreaker. Brandeis finished 5-0 in California and is now 6-0 overall.

February 24, 2012
Baseball bats come alive in split with Farmingdale State, 7-11 and 14-6
Senior 2B went 5-for-8 with four doubles, including three in a losing cause in the opener, as the Judges moved to 3-3 on the campaign. Grad student Pat Nicholson and sophomore Brian Ing had home runs on the day.

February 24, 2012
Women's tennis stays hot with 7-2 win over Whittier
The Judges moved to 5-0 on the season with a convincing win over the Poets, taking two out of three doubles matches and five of six in singles action.

February 23, 2012
Ferro, O'Hare go deep in loss to Augustana
The Judges got their first extra-base hits of the season, home runs by senior Sean O'Hare and junior Chris Ferro, but Augustana (Ill.) scored runs in every inning, including five in the first, to take a 16-2 victory.

February 23, 2012
#20 Cal Lutheran tops #24 Brandeis, 7-2
Despite wins at the top of the singles and bottom of doubles lineups, the Brandeis men's tennis team fell in their second-straight match in California. Junior Steven Milo improved to 2-0 on the campaign in the top spot.

February 23, 2012
#30 Women's tennis upsets #18 Chapman, 5-4
Rookie Simone Vandroff picked up a huge three-set win at No. 6 singles to snap a 4-4 deadlock and give the visiting Judges their third-straight win on the West Coast.

February 22, 2012
Baseball splits first DIII games of season against Augustana (Ill.)
The Judges suffered a 12-0 loss to Augustana (Ill.) in their first game against a Division III opponent this season, but got a complete-game win from rookie Kyle Brenner in the second game for a 3-1 win. Senior captain Sean O'Hare had three hits, a run and a stolen base.

February 22, 2012
#30 Brandeis women move to 3-0 with sweep of Occidental
Dominant doubles play, in which the Judges lost just five games in three matches, helped Brandeis defeat the Tigers. Rookie Carley Cooke survived a 10-8 third-set super tiebreaker at No. 1 singles.

February 20, 2012
Baseball opens season with 7-3 win over NAIA Warner
The Judges scored seven runs in the first two innings, while holding the host Royals off the board through six to pick up the victory. Junior Chris Ferro and grad student Pat Nicholson had two hits each, while sophomore Colin Markel picked up the win on the hill.

February 20, 2012
#24 men's tennis falls to Occidental in season opener, 7-2
Despite wins at the top and bottom of the order in singles action, the Brandeis men fell in their first dual match of the season. Junior captain Steven Milo took a 6-1, 6-4 decision at No. 1, while rookie Michael Secular won a marathon tiebreaker to capture a win at No. 6.

February 20, 2012
#30 women's tennis downs Cal Lutheran, 6-3, in spring opener
The top three spots in the Brandeis lineup dropped just four games between them as the Judges got their February break trip to California off on the right foot.

February 19, 2012
Senior guard Vytas Kriskus joins the 1,000 point club but Brandeis Men's basketball falls to Chicago 80-66
Vytas Kriskus led the Judges with 19 points to reach the 1,000 point plateau and sophomore center Youri Dascy added 15, but it was not enough to stop 12 Chicago 3-pointers as the Judges lost.

February 19, 2012
Hassan tallies 12, but Judges fall to #2 Chicago, 77-50
Senior Shannon Hassan had 12 points off the bench, while classmate Kelly Ethier added four assists, but the Maroons shot 58 percent overall and 65 percent from 3-point range to take the win.

February 17, 2012
Balanced attack and hot second half leads men past #24 WashU, 79-69
Four players scored in double figures, led by Youri Dascy's 16 points and eight rebounds, and the Judges shot 57 percent from the field in the second half. Brandeis scored seven points in less than a minute to snap a 62-62 tie.

February 17, 2012
Brandeis Women's basketball cannot overcome cold shooting, lose to #12 Washington University 57-33
Despite strong defense that forced 12 turnovers, the Judges could not get any players into double figures and fell to the 12th-ranked Bears

February 16, 2012
Brandeis Fencers Claim Six UAA Athlete of the Week Honors
Five different Brandeis fencers from the men's and women's teams combined to collect six UAA Athlete of the Week awards

February 14, 2012
Warwick, Brown earn UAA Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors
Seniors Kate Warwick and Chris Brown look in good shape for berths at the 2012 NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field championships after their performances at BU's Valentine's Invitational.

February 14, 2012
Men's fencing finishes second at Beanpot, women place fourth
Rookie saber Jess Ochs-Willard was one of four Brandeis fencers to post six wins at the 2012 Beanpot tournament, where the Judges avenged a loss to BC, 15-12, and defeated MIT, 17-10, while falling to No. 3 Harvard, 22-5. The women went 0-3 at the tournament.

February 12, 2012
Rally falls just short for men at No. 23 Emory, 65-62
Despite 13 points and 10 rebounds and a game-tying trifecta from senior Vytas Kriskus to help rally the team from a 12-point deficit, the host Eagles hit a 3-pointer with three seconds to go to escape with the win.

February 12, 2012
Another tough shooting game for Brandeis women in 53-48 loss at Emory
The Judges outrebounded the Eagles, 55-34, including a career-high 11 from junior Erika Higginbottom, but it wasn't enough to overcome their second-straight game shooting under 30 percent

February 12, 2012
Women's fencing tops Air Force, 19-8, finishes 1-4 at Duke
The Judges dropped three matches to nationally-ranked foes, but picked up a win in all three weapons against the Air Force Academy to earn their only win.

February 11, 2012
Men's fencing goes 2-3 at Duke Invite
The Judges defeated Johns Hopkins, 17-10, for the second week in a row and avenged an earlier loss to North Carolina with a 14-13 result that saw all three weapons decided by one point.

February 10, 2012
Men fall two games back in UAA race with 76-61setback at Rochester
Three different Judges scored in double figures tonight, paced by Vytas Kriskus's 21 points and 12 off the bench by Jay Freeman, but it wasn't enough to offset 27 points from the 'Jackets John DiBartolomeo.

February 10, 2012
Cold shooting dooms Brandeis women at No. 11 Rochester, 53-37
No Brandeis player scored in double figures tonight as the Judges hit just 22 percent from the floor. Sophomore Nicolina Vitale scored seven points off the bench, as did senior Kelly Ethier, while Morgan Kendrew was held to single digits for just the second time in UAA play with eight.

February 10, 2012
Warwick, Brown looking good for nationals after Valentine's Invitational
Seniors Kate Warwick in the 5,000-meter run and Chris Brown in the mile posted lifetime-bests and are among the top five nationally in their events after outstanding showings at BU.

February 7, 2012
The Department of Athletics wants you!
There's a new mascot in town, the Department of Athletics is looking for someone to fill his shoes and wield his gavel! Tryouts are on Feb. 14!

February 5, 2012
Brandeis Men's basketball stuns Carnegie Mellon at the buzzer for a 77-76 overtime win
Senior guard Tyrone Hughes beat the buzzer for the second time this year, but this time it was to send the Judges to a one-point overtime victory at Carnegie Mellon.

February 5, 2012
Carnegie Mellon women stop Judges, 65-56
Morgan Kendrew had 18 points for the Judges, but CMU junior Emily Peel had a career-best 33 points as the host Tartans won for the first time in a decade over the Judges.

February 4, 2012
Men's fencing tops NYU, goes 4-1 at Eric Sollee Invitational
The Judges defeated their UAA rivals from the Big Apple, 17-10, and took a dramatic 14-13 win over Johns Hopkins thanks to a 5-0 win from senior epee fencer Alex Powell.

February 4, 2012
Women go 1-4 at Eric Sollee Invitational with win over Hunter
Epee fencer Kristen Ha, along with classmate Leah Mack, went 3-0 to pace Brandeis to their only win of the afternoon against Hunter College.

February 3, 2012
Strong second half leads Case past men, 91-68
Youri Dascy had 13 points, seven rebounds and three blocked shots, but it was Case who hit 70 percent from the field in the second half as their senior Tom Summers finished with 31 points to hand the Judges a UAA loss.

February 3, 2012
Spartans pull away from Judges, 60-47
Despite a second-straight 20-point performance from Morgan Kendrew and the first career double-double from classmate Shannon Hassan (10 p, 10 r), the host Spartans ended the game on a 21-5 run to take the UAA win.

January 29, 2012
Brandeis Men's Basketball wins third straight UAA contest 80-67 over Carnegie Mellon
The Judges put five players in double figures for the second straight game as they downed the Carnegie Mellon Tartans with red hot shooting and a balance attack led by senior guard Vytas Kriskus.

January 29, 2012
Kendrew, Cincotta spark Brandeis women past CMU, 67-56, for first UAA win
The Brandeis women snapped a six-game skid thanks to senior Morgan Kendrew, who had a season-high 22 points, and grad student Diana Cincotta, who hit her 100th career 3-pointer.

January 28, 2012
Men go 3-2 at second Northeast Fencing Conference meet
The Brandeis men edged Dartmouth, 14-13, and posted easy wins over Tufts (21-6) and Vassar (17-10). Both the saber and foil squads went 4-1, with rookie Noah Berman and sophomore Julian Cardillo combining to go 17-5 in foil

January 28, 2012
Women split at second Northeast Fencing Meet
The Brandeis women went 3-3 at the second Northeast Fencing Conference meet of 2012, finishing the season with a 7-5 record in the conference. Sophomore epeeist Leah Mack had the best day of any Brandeis fencer with 12 wins.

January 27, 2012
Judges win second-straight overtime contest, 78-74, over Case
With a balanced attack that saw five players score in double figures, the men's basketball team prevailed in a game that saw four ties and 17 lead changes. Brandeis improves to 10-7 overall, 4-2 in the UAA and 3-0 in overtime this season.

January 27, 2012
Brandeis Women's basketball loses a close contest at home to Case 61-54 in UAA action
Despite senior guard Morgan Kendrew leading three Judges in double figures with 13 points, Brandeis could not overcome the duo of junior guard Evy Iacono and senior forward Erin Hollinger as they dropped their 6th consecutive UAA contest.

January 27, 2012
Warwick races to national ranking in 5K
Senior Kate Warwick turned in the fifth-fastest time in Division III and the top time in the UAA in the 5,000-meter run at the 2012 Boston University Terrier Invitational.

January 25, 2012
Brown, Farrington claim UAA Athlete of the Week honors
For their performances at the GBTC Invitational on Jan. 22, senior Chris Brown (mile run) and junior Kim Farrington (triple jump) earned UAA Athlete of the Week honors.

January 25, 2012
Women's fencing edges Wellesley, 14-13
In their only mid-week match of the season, the Brandeis women's fencing team defeated local rival Wellesley, 14-13. The Judges won epee, 8-1, and saber, 6-3, with junior saberist Zoe Messinger earning the clinching point.

January 22, 2012
Brandeis Men's Basketball defeats Chicago University 97-89 in Overtime Thriller
The Brandeis Men's basketball team overcame a 13-point deficit late in the second half to earn a UAA road victory behind senior guards Tyrone Hughes (triple-double) and Vytas Kriskus (31 points).

January 22, 2012
Brown runs top time in mile, Farrington wins TJ at GBTC Invite
Competing with a host of top runners from around the region at the Greater Boston Track Club Invitational, Brandeis senior Chris Brown ran Division III's second-fastest mile of the season, while junior Kim Farrington claimed the triple jump title.

January 22, 2012
Brandeis Women's basketball cannot rebound from sluggish 2nd half start, lose to #2 Chicago 76-48
Senior guard Morgan Kendrew led to Judges in double figures with 14 points but her efforts could not stem the onslaught from the undefeated Chicago Maroons.

January 20, 2012
Brandeis Men's basketball falls to Washington University in St. Louis 80-54
Despite strong efforts from guards Ben Bartoldus, Vytas Kriskus, and Tyrone Hughes, the Bears scorching shooting led to a blowout win over the Judges.

January 20, 2012
Brandeis Women's basketball falls to #7 Washington University in St. Louis 69-42
Junior forward Samantha Anderson led the Judges with 10 points while junior center Courtney Ness had nine off the bench but Brandeis fell to the seventh ranked Bears.

January 19, 2012
Linsey pool celebrates reopening on Jan. 21
The $3.5 million renovation of Linsey Pool is complete! Members of the campus community are invited to come celebrate at 9:00 p.m. on Saturday night, Jan. 21!

January 17, 2012
Maser named UAA Field Athlete of the Week
After earning his first collegiate victory at Bowdoin with the second-best performance in the league to date this season, rookie Jeffrey Maser earned conference honors.

January 17, 2012
Kendrew '12 featured in Cape Cod Times
Senior Morgan Kendrew was a sports front feature in today's Cape Cod Times. Click to read the article by John Garner!

January 15, 2012
Men can't pull second top-five upset, fall to Emory, 95-58
Despite 12 points and seven rebounds of the bench from sophomore Alex Stoyle, the Brandeis men couldn't hand the No. 4 Eagles their second-straight loss. EU hit 60% in the first half, including 9-of-10 from downtown.

January 15, 2012
Women can't contain Emory 3s in 70-40 loss
The Brandeis women came out strong, taking an early 20-15 lead, but the Eagles connected on 13 3-pointers to take the UAA win. Sophomore Kasey Dean had a fine game off the bench with 7 points, 9 boards and 3 steals.

January 14, 2012
Maser, Asante, Brown post victories for men's track at Bowdoin
Three Brandeis men earned three victories at the 2012 Bowdoin Five-Way meet: rookie Jeffrey Maser in the high jump, sophomore Vincent Asante in the 60-meter dash and senior Chris Brown in the mile run.

January 14, 2012
Women's track posts three second-place finishes at Bowdoin
The Brandeis women's track and field team had three runner-up performances at the Bowdoin Five-Way meet. Sophomore Ali Kirsch was second in the 1,000 on the track, while junior Kim Farrington (triple jump) and senior Lily Parenteau (high jump) were second in the field.

January 13, 2012
Men race past Rochester, 78-64, with big second half
The Judges shot 61 percent after the break, snapping a 37-37 with eight straight points and never looking back as they topped the Yellowjackets.Vytas Kriskus had 15 points and 8 boards and Ben Bartoldus 12 of his 14 points in the second half.

January 13, 2012
No. 5 Rochester women pull away from Judges, 77-56
Despite 18 points from Morgan Kendrew and a 45-41 edge on the glass against the top rebounding team in Division III, the Judges couldn't hang in against a late onslaught from the fifth-rated Yellowjackets.

January 7, 2012
Men knock NYU from ranks of unbeatens, 52-49, in UAA opener
Behind 12 points from sophomore Ben Bartoldus and career-highs of nine points and seven rebounds off the bench from junior center Wouter van der Eng, the Judges got a huge road conference win.

January 7, 2012
Women rally but fall in OT at NYU, 66-57, in UAA opener
Senior Morgan Kendrew scored 11 of her team-high 17 points in the second half, but it was NYU who made the last big run to take the Association opener for both teams.

December 31, 2011
Cain, Brandeis women dominate boards to defeat Husson, 77-45
Rookie guard Hannah Cain finished just three assists shy of a triple double today and the Judges outrebounded the Eagles, 57-25, to close out non-conference play with a 7-4 record.

December 30, 2011
Men scorch nets from long distance to defeat Bates, 86-72
Thanks to five 3-pointers each from Ben Bartoldus and Vytas Kriskus, the Judges connected on 75 percent from beyond the arc (15-20), including 10-of-11 in the second. They take a 6-5 record into UAA play.

December 14, 2011
Warwick, Parenteau, Brown earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors for Dec. 12,2011
Three Judges claimed Athlete of the Week honors after their stellar performances at the 2011 Reggie Poyau Memorial Invitational

December 13, 2011
Terris, Ocel, Silver earn All-UAA and All-New England South honors
The Judges also had three honorable-mention players in juniors Blake Minchoff and Lee Russo and senior David McCoy

December 10, 2011
Bartoldus, Brandeis men knock off No. 2 Amherst, 76-61
Sophomore Ben Bartoldus scored 11 of his career-high 23 points in the first seven minutes of the second half, and the Judges never trailed after the break in defeating the second-ranked Lord Jeffs.

December 10, 2011
Brandeis men win four events at 2011 Poyau Memorial Invitational
The Judges finished in third place as a team. They got wins from Vincent Asante in the 55-meter dash, Brian Foley in the 400, Chris Brown in the mile and Kensai Hughes in the long jump.

December 10, 2011
Cain rallies women past Roger Williams, 57-48
Rookie Hannah Cain scored a career-high 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds as the Judges ended the game on a 25-9 run. Brandeis blocked 11 shots in the contest, their most since at least 2004.

December 10, 2011
Women win four times at 2011 Poyau Invitational
Behind wins from Kate Warwick (3,000-meters), Lily Parenteau (high jump), Kim Farrington (triple jump) and the 4x400-meter relay team, the Judges placed third behind a pair of DII squads.

December 7, 2011
Judges lead wire-to-wire in 83-68 win at MCLA
Brandeis shot 10-of-19 from downtown to defeat the Trailblazers in a rematch of last season's ECAC Tournament semifinal. Ben Bartoldus scored a season-high 22 points and Derek Retos had 21.

December 6, 2011
Bell named UAA Women's Track Runner of the Week
Junior Brittany Bell was honored after placing second in the 55-meter dash at Northeastern University against runners from Division I, II and III.

December 5, 2011
Women pull away from Eastern Nazarene, 64-38
The Judges outscored the Lions, 33-17, in the second half thanks to a fine performance from junior Courtney Ness, who had eight points and five boards after the break to finish with 10 and 7, respectively.

December 4, 2011
Meehan gets win No. 300 as men down Babson, 61-53
In their fifth attempt to get him to the milestone victory, the Judges defeated their local rivals in a back-and-forth second half. Derek Retos finished with 17 points and Youri Dascy had another double-double.

December 4, 2011
Brandeis Men's and Women's Fencing Teams Struggle at Brandeis Invitational
Junior foil Vikki Nunley had an impressive day winning 8 of her 12 bouts, while classmate Zoe Messinger had seven wins in saber, but the women's fencing team were defeated in all five of their matches

December 3, 2011
Men fall in Big 4 Challenge semifinal at Salem State, 65-57
Despite 18 points from Ben Bartoldus, a season high, the Judges couldn't quite overcome the host Vikings. Brandeis will face Babson tomorrow in the consolation game.

December 3, 2011
Women bounce back against Daniel Webster behind Cincotta's 20
Grad student Diana Cincotta scored 14 of her game- and career-high 20 in the second half, while junior Sam Anderson had 10 points and 15 boards for her first double-double.

December 1, 2011
Women's soccer puts three on All-UAA team
Seniors Alanna Torre and Ali Maresca were second-team selections for the Judges, while sophomore Kelly Peterson was an honorable mention choice.

November 29, 2011
Announcing the 2012 Brandeis Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Six standout athletes whose careers spanned the first half-century of Brandeis’ sports history will be inducted into the 14th class of the Joseph Linsey Brandeis Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies on March 31 in the Gosman Sports and Convocation Center on campus, Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa ’90 and Friends of Brandeis Athletics (FOBA) President Jim Leahy '85 announced.

November 29, 2011
Judges can't get Meehan 300th win against his alma mater in 74-55 loss at Clark
Despite another fine 3-point performance from Derek Retos (4-for-7) and a career-high 11 from rookie Ishmael Kalilou in his first start, the Brandeis men dropped their third straight contest.

November 29, 2011
Ice cold start proves costly for women against Emmanuel in 55-43 loss
The Judges fell behind 14-1 before hitting their first field goal to suffer their first losing streak of the season. Senior Shannon Hassan led the Judges with 14 points, while junior Sam Anderson had her second 12-rebound performance of the season.

November 27, 2011
Men fall to RIC, 61-50, despite 18 more from Retos
Sophomore sharpshooter Derek Retos hit 6-of-12 from downtown, but no other Brandeis player scored in double figures as the Judges fell to 2-3 on the season.

November 27, 2011
Brandeis women's basketball falls to Tufts, 59-44
Despite a career high 13 points from junior forward Samantha Anderson and a strong 10-point performance from rookie Hannah Cain, the Judges couldn't overcome the Jumbos as they fall to 3-3.

November 22, 2011
Fencers claim UAA Athlete of the Week honors after NFC opener
Junior foil Vikki Nunley for the women and men's rookie saber Adam Mandel and sophomore foil Julian Cardillo earned UAA Athlete of the Week honors.

November 22, 2011
Dascy scores 20, but UMass Dartmouth hands men 68-54 loss in road opener
In their first foray away from Auerbach Arena, the Judges were on the wrong end of a 19-4 run in the first half, denying head coach Brian Meehan his 300th career victory.

November 22, 2011
Rodriguez, reserves help women fend off Wellesley, 65-61
Sophomore guard Janelle Rodriguez scored a career-high 12 points, hitting all four 3-point attempts, as the Brandeis bench outscored the Blue, 23-4.

November 20, 2011
Brandeis women drop second of season to ranked opponent, 60-44, against No. 16 Colby
Grad student Diana Cincotta and senior Kelly Ethier earned All-Tourney honors at the Judges Classic, but the Mules pulled away by holding the hosts more than nine minutes without a field goal.

November 19, 2011
Retos scores 28, including game-winner, in 77-76 OT thriller over Becker
The sophomore sharpshooter connected on 8-of-13 from downtown, but it was his lay-up with 16 seconds left in OT that proved the clincher.

November 19, 2011
Fencers go 8-3 at first NFC meet of season
Senior epee Alex Powell had the clinching point in a 14-13 win over MIT as the men went 4-1 and the women were 4-2.

November 19, 2011
Ethier, Cain lead Judges past Endicott in Judges Classic, 68-47
Guards Kelly Ethier and Hannah Cain had 10 points each and forward Samantha Anderson had 12 rebounds to match a career-high as the Judges advance to meet No. 16 Colby tomorrow.

November 19, 2011
Warwick finishes among top 50 at 2011 NCAA championships
Senior Kate Warwick had a fine performance in her first trip to an NCAA meet, placing 48th at the women's cross country championships in Wisconsin.

November 17, 2011
Brandeis men bounce back with 78-50 win over Emerson
Junior sharpshooter Derek Retos scored 11 of his game-high 17 points in the first half, while the Judges opened the second on a 20-4 run to put the game out of reach.

November 17, 2011
Women fall to No. 5 Babson, 64-35
Sophomore Nicolina Vitale scored five of her career-high nine points in the first half as the Judges tried to battle back from an early deficit, but the No. 5 Beavers were too much to overcome.

November 15, 2011
Brandeis Basketball 2011-12 Season Previews
Seniors Tyrone Hughes and Morgan Kendrew lead the Brandeis men's and women's basketball teams into battle in the 2011-12 season.

November 15, 2011
Warwick, Russo and Eisenbies claim UAA weekly honors for Nov. 14
Three Judges claimed Athlete of the Week honors after taking All-New England honors and an ECAC crown

November 15, 2011
Cold shooting costs men in opener, 91-82, against Lasell
Youri Dascy (18 p, 12 r) and Vytas Kriskus (17 p, 11 r) each had double-doubles, but the Judges couldn't overcome 20 percent shooting in the first half.

November 15, 2011
Cincotta shines in return to court as women open season with 52-42 win at WPI
Grad student Diana Cincotta, back after a year's absence because of an injury, scored 14 points and led the Judges to a season-opening win.

November 13, 2011
Men's soccer repeats as ECAC New England Div. III Champs
Junior Joe Eisenbies, a defensive midfielder, was named tournament MVP as the Judges outshot their opponents, 93-9, en route to back-to-back crowns and a 15-5-1 record.

November 12, 2011
Teece's goal and assist help Judges to ECAC finals, 3-0, over Norwich
Senior Luke Teece assisted the game-winner and scored an insurance goal as the men's soccer team moved one step closer to a second-straight ECAC crown.

November 12, 2011
Boutin and Brown earn All-New England for fourth year in a row
Senior Marc Boutin and Chris Brown earned All-New England cross country honors for the fourth year in a row, but it wasn't enough to carry the Judges back to nationals.

November 12, 2011
Warwick finishes 14th at regionals for women's x-country, earns spot in NCAA field
By improving her spot 13 places and her time by more than a minute senior Kate Warwick will make her first NCAA championship appearance next weekend in Wisconsin.

November 11, 2011
ECAC Division III Men's Soccer Tournament Preview
Here's what to expect when Brandeis and Norwich meet up on Saturday afternoon. Listen to wbrs.org if you can't make it!

November 9, 2011
Russo leads Judges into ECAC semis in 2-0 win over Southern Vermont
Junior Lee Russo scored on two headers, once early and once late, as the Judges advance in search of back-to-back ECAC titles.

November 8, 2011
Nunley, Mandel earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors
For their silver-medal performances at the NEIFC Fall Invitational, junior Vikki Nunley and rookie Adam Mandel earned UAA Athlete of the Week honors.

November 7, 2011
Men's soccer to defend ECAC title as top seed
The Judges will host Southern Vermont Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the quarterfinals and would host through the weekend if they advance.

November 5, 2011
Brandeis Men's Soccer team defeats New York University 2-0
On Senior Day, junior forward Sam Ocel scored two goals in the first eight minutes to lead the Judges to their first 12 win season since 2000.

November 5, 2011
Nunley, Mandel claim silver, Cardillo bronze at 2011 Big One
Three Judges reached the podium at the 2011 Northeast Intercollegiate Fencing Conference Fall Invitational, with two reaching the finals.

November 5, 2011
Late goal sinks women against NYU, 1-0
For the second time this season, the Brandeis women surrendered the game's only goal in the final 10 minute of action. The close their season at 6-11-2.

November 5, 2011
Volleyball closes season with 3-0 loss to CMU
Despite two players in double figures in kills and two more in digs, the Judges couldn't quite get over the hump against the Tartans in the seventh-place match at UAAs.

November 4, 2011
Volleyball falls to No. 2 Emory, host NYU at UAA championships
Despite eight kills each from outside hitters Liz Hood and Si-Si Hensley, the Judges fell to the Eagles in their UAA tournament opener. Hood had nine kills in the consolation semis.

November 3, 2011
Luke Teece: A link to Brandeis's past
Brandeis 25, AIC 7, is an unusual score to start with in a story about a senior forward on men's soccer team.

October 30, 2011
Men's soccer wins in double OT at Carnegie Mellon, 2-1
Senior midfielder Theo Terris scored an equalizer in the 75th minute to force extra play, and Lee Russo's free kick in the 107th was deflected in for a game-winning own goal.

October 30, 2011
Women show strong in second half at CMU, but Tartans prevail, 1-0
Brandeis withstood a Carnegie Mellon onslaught in the first half to go into the break scoreless, but a 61st minute goal by the Tartans proved to be the difference.

October 29, 2011
Brown, Boutin claim All-UAA honors as men's x-country places fourth
Seniors Chris Brown and Marc Boutin both turned in top-14 finishes to earn All-Association honors for the first time in their careers at the championship meet in Chicago.

October 29, 2011
Volleyball falls to UMass Boston, 3-0, in home finale
Despite 11 kills by Liz Hood and eight kills, a .368 hitting percentage and 12 digs from Si-Si Hensley, the Judges were swept by the No. 18 Beacons.

October 29, 2011
Brandeis women finish seventh at UAA x-country championships
Senior Kate Warwick led the Judges with a 19th-place finish, while rookie Miriam Stulin had a collegiate-best performance in 31st.

October 28, 2011
Men's soccer controls play at Emory, but Eagles get only goal
Junior forwards Sam Ocel and Lee Russo combined to get off as many shots as the entire Emory team, but the Eagles' goal in the 60th minute proved to be enough.

October 28, 2011
#5 Emory scores early, often in 3-0 win over women's soccer
Goalkeepers Francine Kofinas and Michelle Savuto had four saves each, with two more cleared off the line by the defense, but the unbeaten Eagles made the most of a goal just 35 seconds into the contest.

October 27, 2011
Morehouse '00 earns sabre silver in Pan Am games
Brandeis graduate Tim Morehouse '00 added to his career medal haul with a silver at the 2011 Pan Am games in Guadalajara, Mexico.

October 25, 2011
Announcing WBRS Fall 2011 Semester broadcast schedule
The folks at WBRS will be broadcasting their usual slate of basketball in the coming winter in addition to 2011 home finales of both soccer teams and volleyball!

October 25, 2011
Brandeis women battle Lesley to scoreless draw in Cambridge
Rookie Michelle Savuto played the second half and overtimes and made four saves, two shy of her career-high, but the Judges could not find the back of the net.

October 25, 2011
Balanced attack leads volleyball past Lasell, 3-0
Five different players had at least five kills, with rookie OH Liz Hood topping the squad with 10.

October 24, 2011
Savonen scores twice as Judges blank Lasell, 3-0
The rookie midfielder claimed the team lead in scoring with 16 points, while senior Alexander Farr moved into 21st place on the career scoring list with the game-winning goal.

October 24, 2011
Brandeis women's soccer defeats Endicott 2-1
Senior midfielder Mimi Theodore scored the game winning goal in the 49th minute as the Judges snapped a three game winless streak

October 22, 2011
Judges drop two, Hensley earns All-Tournament honors at Hall of Fame Invitational
Sophomore Si-Si Hensley was the squad's most consistent player despite today's losses to Amherst and No. 25 Bowdoin.

October 21, 2011
Volleyball tops Smith, 3-0, behind team effort at Hall of Fame Tourney
The Judges had many contributors - including a .600 hitting percentage from junior Lauren Berens - as they snapped a 13-match losing streak with sweep of tournament co-host Smith.

October 19, 2011
Russo's late goal lifts Judges past Springfield, 1-0
With just under seven minutes to go in regulation, junior forward Lee Russo netted his team-leading sixth goal of the season on an assist from classmate Sam Ocel.

October 16, 2011
First home loss for men's soccer comes at hands No. 8 WashU, 2-0
Despite some inspired play by juniors Sam Ocel (pictured) and Lee Russo, who each put three shots on goal, the Bears earned the win with a goal in each half.

October 16, 2011
Women's soccer falls to No. 10 WashU, 3-0
Senior Ali Maresca kept the game scoreless with a fine defensive play early and added some energy at the forward position, but the Judges were unable to keep up with the visiting Bears.

October 16, 2011
Volleyball drops four at UAA Round Robin
The weekend included defeats at the hands of the No. 2 (Emory) and No. 16 (Chicago) teams in the nation, as well as the tournament's host (Rochester).

October 15, 2011
Men's x-country takes fifth at UAlbany Invitational, women place 10th
Seniors led the way, with Chris Brown and Marc Boutin placing in the top 20 for the men and Kate Warwick taking 35th for the women.

October 14, 2011
Feather scores game winner as Men's Soccer defeats Chicago 2-1
Sophomore Kyle Feather scored in the 57th minute on an assist from classmate Ben Applefield as the Judges won their first UAA game of the season

October 14, 2011
Women's soccer knots No. 24 Chicago, 1-1, in marathon match
In a match that lasted nearly four hours thanks to lightning, Mary Shimko's goal 2:01 into the contest helped the Judges earn their first UAA point of the season.

October 9, 2011
Late goal in each half leads Case men past Judges, 2-0
Blake Minchoff had six saves, but Case scored in the 41st and 83rd minutes, both by senior Vinny Bell. Of the six goals allowed this season by Minchoff, four have been scored by 2010 All-Americans.

October 9, 2011
88th minute goal dooms women's soccer at Case, 1-0
Despite three shots on goal by sophomore Hilary Andrews, the Judges were burned with 120 seconds left on a deflected shot by the Spartans.

October 7, 2011
Former Director of Athletics Nick Rodis, dead at 87
The leader of the department of athletics from 1967 to 1984, Rodis guided the department as it introduced seven varsity women's sports and won its only two national championships.

October 6, 2011
Women's soccer holds off Babson, 2-1
Mimi Theodore and Alanna Torre scored in the first 16 minutes of action and the Judges hung on to snap the Beavers' 10-match unbeaten streak.

October 6, 2011
Volleyball bows to Emerson in three
Despite 11 kills and a career-high 22 digs from sophomore OH Si-Si Hensley, the Judges were unable to overcome the host Lions, dropping a 25-14, 25-23, 25-23 decision.

October 5, 2011
Men's soccer tops Wheaton for first time since 1996 with 2-0 win
Rookie Tyler Savonen scored his first career game-winning goal in the 30th minute on a Lee Russo corner kick as the Judges snapped an 0-13-1 streak against the Lyons.

October 1, 2011
Men's soccer battles Rochester to 1-1 draw in UAA opener
Lee Russo scored in the 51st minute on an assist from Steve Keuchkarian, but the 'Jackets answered less than five minutes later as both teams earned a point.

October 1, 2011
Women fall in UAA opener, 2-0, to Rochester
The Judges owned a 13-11 shooting advantage, including 10-7 in the second half, but couldn't find the back of the net in the first UAA game of the season.

October 1, 2011
Volleyball goes 0-3 at first UAA Round Robin
The Judges took a set from Carnegie Mellon, but got swept by NYU and host Washington University, the No. 2 team in the nation.

September 30, 2011
Women's tennis entries advance to 2nd round at ITA New Englands
Rookie Carley Cooke led the way, winning a match in both singles and doubles action.

September 28, 2011
Late outburst lifts men's soccer past Colby-Sawyer, 4-0
Theo Terris had his second-straight game-winning goal, classmate Alexander Farr moved into the Judges' career Top 25 with a goal and an assist and rookie midfielder Tyler Savonen finished with a goal and two helpers.

September 27, 2011
Men's soccer posts fifth shutout of season, 4-0, over Wentworth
Theo Terris had a goal and an assist Sam Ocel had two helpers as the Judges improve to 5-2 overall.

September 27, 2011
Captains spark women's soccer past Wellesley, 2-0
Seniors Ali Maresca and Alanna Torre had the Judges' two goals as they blanked the Blue in their last tune-up before UAA play.

September 24, 2011
Men's soccer outshoots Babson, but rival Beavers take it in 2OT
Junior Joe Eisenbies got the Judges on the board in the 52nd minute, but Babson answered in the 74th and won it in two minutes into the second OT.

September 24, 2011
Doubles teams advance at 2011 ITA New England regional
Both Brandeis doubles teams advanced to the second round of the 2011 Intercollegiate Tennis Association New England regional. Junior David Yovanoff teamed with Steven Milo for an 8-3 win, while a pair of rookies reached the quarterfinals

September 24, 2011
Volleyball falls to Coast Guard and Middlebury on Day 2 of Amherst Classic
The Judges' record fell back to .500 at 7-7 thanks to a pair of sweeps.

September 23, 2011
Volleyball falls to hosts in three sets to open Amherst Invitational
Rookie libero Elsie Bernaiche recorded 12 digs, but the Judges couldn't overcome the host Lord Jeffs, 25-15, 25-13, 25-22.

September 22, 2011
Women's soccer stunned in double OT at Lasell, 2-1
Despite the first goal of the season by sophomore Hilary Andrews and a PK save by rookie Michelle Savuto, the Lasers prevailed. Andrews' goal came eight minutes before the end of regulation.

September 20, 2011
Katz, Lazar, Minchoff named UAA Athletes of the Week for Sept. 19
The Judges' No. 3 doubles team for women's tennis and men's soccer goalkeeper are Brandeis's first AOWs of 2011-12.

September 20, 2011
Women's soccer snaps skid with 3-1 win at Gordon
After an early own goal put the Judges ahead, senior Ali Maresca and sophomore Kelly Peterson both scored second-half goals to halt a four-game losing streak.

September 20, 2011
Volleyball suffers first home loss, 3-0, to unbeaten Tufts
Junior Becca Fischer had nine kills, including seven in the third set, but the Judges were unable to mount a comeback against their rivals.

September 19, 2011
Russo tallies twice to lift men's soccer past MIT, 2-0
The junior forward scored once in each half, in the 18th minute and just 1.7 seconds left before time expired.

September 17, 2011
No. 33 men's cross country finishes second at UMass Dartmouth
Five Judges finished among the top 32 runners, with seniors Chris Brown and Marc Boutin in the top 10.

September 17, 2011
Women's soccer drops fourth-straight, 2-1, at Bowdoin
Rookie Sapir Edalati snapped the Judges' three-match scoreless streak on an assist from classmate Corinne Bortniker, but it wasn't enough to snap the losing skid.

September 17, 2011
Volleyball tops Emmanuel in four but falls to Colby-Sawyer in five at tri-match
The Judges dispatched the Saints to run their winning streak to five before falling to the host Chargers in a marathon. Liz Hood had 34 kills in the two matches combined.

September 17, 2011
Warwick finishes second at UMass-Dartmouth
Senior Kate Warwick, who was third in 2010, placed second this year, leading the Judges to fourth place overall.

September 15, 2011
#22 Women's soccer suffers third-straight loss, 2-0, at Roger Williams
Hilary Andrews had a near miss in the first half, and the Judges outshot the Hawks, 22-10, but couldn't find the back of the net.

September 14, 2011
Nine players get points as men's soccer routs WPI, 5-0, in home opener
Kyle Feather had the game-winning goal in the 15th minute and the Judges' second-half onslaught handed the Engineers their first loss of the season.

September 14, 2011
Volleyball rallies past Endicott, 3-1
Junior outside hitter Susan Sun had three kills early in the second set to swing momentum from the Gulls to the Judges, who won their fourth-straight match.

September 13, 2011
No. 22 women's soccer dominates play but falls to Bridgewater State, 1-0
Despite outshooting the Bears 25-3 and earning eight corner kicks to the visitors' 2, Brandeis was on the wrong end of the score. Sophomore back Kelly Peterson was key with her corners, service and free kicks.

September 13, 2011
Women's tennis opens 2011-12 season with sweep of Simmons
Sophomores Alexa Katz and Marissa Lazar helped subdue the Sharks, losing three games between them in doubles and singles.

September 10, 2011
Men's soccer suffers first loss of 2011 to Clark, 1-0
Junior Sam Ocel had the Judges' best opportunity late in the game, but the host Cougars made a 48th-minute goal standup.

September 10, 2011
No. 18 women's soccer falls at Springfield, 2-0
In their first road contest of the season, the nationally-ranked Brandeis women were blanked by the Pride despite outshooting the hosts, 10-5, in the second half.

September 10, 2011
Hood guides Judges past RIC, 3-0, at Brandeis Invitational
Rookie outside hitter Liz Hood had a career-high 18 kills, including 10 in the first set, and hit for an outstanding .720 percentage as the Judges swept the Anchorwomen

September 9, 2011
Judges sweep Babson and Bates on Day One of Brandeis Invitational
Junior Lauren Berens had seven kills in a single set to pace the Judges past Bates, while rookie Liz Hood had 11 kills in each match.

September 9, 2011
2011 Brandeis Volleyball Invitational Schedule and Results
Follow the link for the full schedule and results from all 18 matches at this weekend's Brandeis Invitational!

September 7, 2011
UPDATE! Men's soccer at Colby-Sawyer postponed
Because of poor field conditions caused by inclement weather, today's Brandeis men's soccer match at CSC has been postponed. It will be made up Sept. 28 at 4 p.m.

September 7, 2011
#18 women's soccer at Lasell postponed because of poor weather
The Judges and Lasers will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 4 p.m.

September 7, 2011
Volleyball falls to Wellesley, 3-0, in midweek match
The Judges suffered their second-straight sweep of 2011 at the hands of the Blue. Sophomore setter Yael Einhorn had 14 assists and four kills.

September 6, 2011
Women's soccer cracks NSCAA Division III national poll
On the strength of a pair of 2-0 home victories, the Brandeis women are tied for second in New England and 18th overall in Division III

September 4, 2011
Judges post second-straight 5-0 win at Xara Classic, downing host Keene State
The men's soccer team has outscored its opponents 10-0 in the early going of the 2011 season. Junior Joe Eisenbies (middle) was one of four Judges on the Xara Classic All-Tournament team.

September 3, 2011
Keuchkarian, Terris lead men's soccer to 5-0 rout of Fitchburg State in opener
The senior tandem of Steve Keuchkarian and Theo Terris both had a goal and an assist today as the men's soccer team got off to a flying start.

September 3, 2011
Shimko, Mimi Theodore spark women's soccer past MIT, 2-0
Sophomore Mary Shimko notched her second game-winner of the season and senior Mimi Theodore had a goal and an assist as the Judges avenged their only non-conference loss of the 2010 regular season.

September 3, 2011
Volleyball goes 2-1 to finish second at WCSU Invitational
Sophomore Si-Si Hensley earned All-Tournament honors as the Judges downed Johnson and Wales and Kean but fell to host WestConn.

September 1, 2011
Brandeis women's soccer blanks Clark, 2-0, in season opener
Sophomore Mary Shimko scored the game winning goal 2:05 into the second half and rookie Sapir Edalati added an insurance goal in the 74th minute.

August 31, 2011
Brown '12 featured in August 30 Chelmsford Patch
Men's cross country senior Chris Brown was interviewed in the August 30 Chelmsford Patch. Click the headline to read the story!

August 25, 2011
Brandeis Athletics Fall 2011 Season Preview
With the season kicking off a week from today on Sept. 1, here is the 2011 fall Brandeis Judges Fall outlook!

August 17, 2011
Aileen Ascolese named Brandeis women's soccer assistant coach
Aileen Ascolese, a 2006 Rider University graduate, has joined the Brandeis women's soccer staff as an assistant coach after two seasons at RPI.

August 15, 2011
Waltham News Tribune features Brandeis swimming and diving
Scott Souza of the Waltham News Tribune spoke with Holly Spicer '13, newly minted head coach Mike Kotch and AD Sheryl Sousa '90 about the future of the program.

July 22, 2011
Welcome to the new Brandeisjudges.com!
We've redesigned Brandeisjudges.com with new features, an improved calendar and easier-to-find scores!

July 11, 2011
Brandeis names Kotch head coach of swimming and diving
Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa announced today that Mike Kotch, formerly of Regis College, has been named the University's new head coach of men's and women's swimming and diving. Kotch will start on August 1, while the teams will be reinstated in 2012-13.

June 23, 2011
Norton caps career with Academic All-America third-team honor
Recent graduate Paul Norton capped his collegiate career for Brandeis University by earning Capital One Academic All-America honors as selected by the College Sports Information Directors Association. Norton led the Brandeis cross country team to three straight NCAA championship berths and was the 2010 UAA Indoor Track and Field Most Outstanding Runner.

May 28, 2011
Selig claims fourth career All-America honor, finishes 5th in 1,500m
For the fourth time in her career, Brandeis senior Grayce Selig has earned Division III All-America honors. Selig finished in fifth place in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:28.53, lowering her own school record in the process. Classmate Lucia Capano finished 20th in the triple jump at the championships.

May 26, 2011
Specker named Capital One Academic All-American
Softball junior Marianne Specker of South Windsor, Conn., has been named as a Capital One First-Team Academic All-American, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA). Specker hit .368 with 21 RBI for the Judges and carries a 3.92 GPA as a psychology major.

May 25, 2011
Payman named ITA Northeast Region and National Assistant Coach of the Year
Assistant men's tennis coach Payum Payman has been named the 2011 Intercollegiate Tennis Association's Northeast Region and National Men's Tennis Assistant Coach of the Year for 2011. Payman helped guide the Judges to a national ranking in 2011 and coached senior Nick White to All-UAA honors at first singles.

May 24, 2011
Selig, Capano headed to NCAA Outdoor championships
The Brandeis women's track and field team will be represented by two student-athletes at the 2011 NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships. Senior Grayce Selig will have an opportunity to add two more All-America honors to her trophy case, while classmate Lucia Capano will be making her first trip to nationals.

May 17, 2011
McGrath, Ferro earn All-UAA baseball accolades
Senior pitcher John McGrath, who tied for the league lead in wins, and sophomore catcher/outfielder Chris Ferro, who hit .321 and finished second on the team in runs scored, including a string of 13-straight games crossing the plate, both earned All-University Athletic Association accolades. McGrath was a first-team choice, Ferro was second team for the second year in a row.

May 15, 2011
Judges tie with UNE, 7-7, as teams share ECAC runner-up status
After finishing in a 7-7 tie with the University of New England after seven innings because rain had rendered further action impossible, the Brandeis softball team were declared the 2011 ECAC Division III New England tournament co-runners-up with the Nor'easters. The game featured four lead changes, but senior Danielle Lavallee hit a sac fly in the bottom of the seventh to force the draw.

May 14, 2011
Ducinski pitches Judges to ECAC softball win, but Keene takes second game
The Brandeis softball team continued their 2011 ECAC Division III tournament today with a 5-1 win over the University of New England. Sophomore Casey Ducinski held the Nor'Easters to just two hits after the second inning and junior catcher Marianne Specker had a pair of RBI. The second-seeded Judges advanced to take on host and top seed Keene State in a game in which they fell, 11-1, in five innings.