Women’s tennis finds their stride

Since the last publication of The Hoot, the Brandeis tennis teams have each competed in four matches. The women went 3-4 while the men were unable to win any of their matches against the opposing teams.  Starting off on the women’s side, they first faced a fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) conference team, the New […]

Softball collects two UAA-conference wins

Though this may be the final publication of the 2023-2024 school year, the softball season is still aways from its conclusion. Since the final game recap in the previous publication, the softball team has played 12 games, eight of which being University Athletic Association (UAA) Conference games.  The first UAA series they played since April […]

Softball splits series with WashU Bears

Picking up where we left off last, the softball team has continued to strengthen their season record having faced Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), UMass Dartmouth and Washington University of St. Louis (WashU). Their most recent series against WashU was especially exciting as it was the first time they faced a fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) […]

Shealy crowned National Champion at NCAAs

To conclude the 2023-24 fencing season, graduate student Maggie Shealy (GRAD) capped off her phenomenal season with the title any National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) athlete dreams of, National Champion.  On Friday, March 22, Shealy became the first woman in school history to win a national championship against Division I competition. As fencing is uniquely […]

Baseball team establishes a three-game win streak

Since our last publication, the baseball team has played eight games. This recap will cover all eight, highlighting both the highs and lows of the Judges’ season so far. Though the Judges only won three of the eight games, they still have a couple weeks left of regular-season games before they start facing their fellow […]

A snapshot of professional sports right now

Hello and welcome to my first article on professional sports in an incredibly long time. To get back into writing about the professional sports world, this article will cover some sporting events I am most excited about right now. First off, rounding the bend into an Olympic summer could not be any more exciting. I […]

2024 baseball season commences with a win

This past week, the Brandeis baseball team opened up their season. Including their first game, they have played four away games so far this season, one of which was a win.  Their first game on March 1 was against the Springfield College Pride. The game started slowly for the Judges as they had four scoreless […]

Softball opens up 2024 season on the west coast

Over the February break this past week, the Brandeis softball team traveled to the west coast to open up their 2024 season.  Their first game was on Feb. 22 against the Chapman University Panthers. The Judges’ bats were quiet for the first five innings of the game. Their first and only run of the game […]

Basketball teams conclude seasons with two progam records

Since our last basketball recap, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams have concluded their 2023-24 season. Each team concluded the season with five games against fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) opponents.  To start, the Judges hosted the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Tartans on Friday, Feb. 9.   On the women’s side, the game was a […]

Men’s tennis opens up 2024 season

This past weekend, the men’s tennis team played in their season opener in a dual-competition against the Division I Bryant University Bulldogs. As the Judges are ranked #20 in the nation for Division III men’s tennis, this was a big weekend for them.  As the Bulldogs are a Division I team, the match was played […]

Men’s basketball wins two UAA contests on the road

Since our last publication, the men’s and women’s basketball teams have played the Emory University Eagles and the University of Rochester (URochester) Yellowjackets twice each. The first set of games were hosted in Waltham at the Auerbach Arena, and the second set were on the road, first in Atlanta, Georgia and then Rochester, New York. […]

S&D team swims away with another regular-season win

In their final dual-meet of the regular season, the Judges swim and dive team has come away with another successful sweep, this time against Clark University. The women won their side of competition 159-116, while the men’s team won 164-84, almost doubling the points Clark scored. This was greatly reassuring as the next meet for […]

Men’s basketball extends UAA season record to 2-3 with win against WashU

Since the last publication of The Hoot, the Brandeis men’s and women’s basketball teams have each played two more games against fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) teams. This continuation of the in-conference season was somewhat successful for the men’s team as they won one of their two games, while it was another opportunity for growth […]

Swim and dive teams celebrate senior day with several wins

This past Saturday, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams hosted both Bridgewater State University (BSU) Bears and Keene State University (KSU) Owls in a home dual meet whilst celebrating the swimming careers of the senior Judges. The women swept the meet, outscoring both opposing teams, while the men won against the KSU Owls, […]

Basketball starts in-conference portion of 2023-24 season

Kicking off the new year, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams have already played four games in 2024. Three of the four opponents each team faced were fellow University Athletic Association (UAA) Conference teams. These were the first in-conference games of the 2023-2024 basketball season. The men’s team started with a game against Regis […]

Women’s swim and dive collect three wins against DI competitor

This past Wednesday, Jan. 17, the women’s swim and dive team took on Division I Stonehill college in a women’s only meet as the opponents do not have a men’s program.  Though the Judges lost this meet 104-61, there were three individual wins among other impressive performances.  The lone double-winner in this meet for the […]

Women’s and men’s basketball seasons start to pick up

Since our last publication, the women’s and men’s basketball teams have each played a few games. The women have played three games since Nov. 17, two being away and one at home. The men have played four games, with three being away and one being at home. Neither team has met with major success yet, […]

Fencing competes at the Northeast Fencing Conference at Boston College

Before the Thanksgiving holiday break, the men’s and women’s fencing teams competed at the Northeast Fencing Conference at Boston College (BC) on Sunday, Nov. 19. The Judges met with significant success at this competition, having earned six wins. The women posted a record of 4-4 and the men went 2-4 for the day against their […]

Men’s and women’s basketball start off 2023-24 seasons strong

Within the past week, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball season has commenced. The Judges men’s and women’s teams have both opened their seasons strong and look forward to the games that lie ahead. The women’s team has played three games so far this season, winning one, and the men’s team has played one […]

Men’s and women’s soccer each close out season at NYU

Since our last publication, both the men’s and women’s soccer teams have concluded their 2023 fall seasons. They each faced the New York University (NYU) Violets in their final matches of the season on Sat. Nov. 4. As NYU is a part of the University Athletic Association (UAA), these games were set to be highly […]