Women’s basketball continues early success

With three seconds remaining in the third quarter on Friday, Camila Casanueva ‘22 created an offense. The senior guard scooped up a deflected pass, took three dribbles to her left and drilled a step-back three as the buzzer sounded, igniting the Brandeis bench and the crowd.   Casanueva and the Judges defeated Wheaton College 52-48 […]

Brandeis women’s soccer wins

Heading into their final three matches of the season, the Brandeis women’s soccer team needed a strong showing to improve their chances to qualify for the NCAA tournament. The Judges defeated then-no. 18 Emory University 1-0 on Oct. 29 and the University of Rochester 2-1 on Oct. 31 on senior day. The Judges concluded the […]

Brandeis Women’s Basketball Nov. 10

With under two minutes remaining in the second quarter, senior guard Camila Casanueva ’22 had the ball in the right corner. She took a jab step, sending her defender back several feet and proceeded to hit a three, sending the packed house at Red Auerbach Arena into a frenzy.    Casanueva, the team’s leading scorer […]

Women’s soccer wins again

Senior forward Makenna Hunt ’22 scored a goal and assisted another as the Judges cruised to a 4-1 non-conference road victory against Springfield 4-1 on Saturday. With the win, the Judges have won two in a row, and three of the past four. Brandeis now has a record of 8-4-2 overall and 1-3 in University […]

Brandeis women’s soccer Oct. 21

After outshooting Case Western 17-2 in 2-1 defeat Oct. 9 at homecoming, the Brandeis women’s soccer team traveled to the Midwest, where it faced its most difficult two game stretch of the season. The Judges, eager to earn themselves a tournament berth, bolstered their resume this past weekend, knocking off ninth ranked University of Chicago […]

Brandeis women’s volleyball are on a cold streak

The Brandeis volleyball team played three matches this past week, losing to New York University 3-1 (19-25, 20-25, 25-23, 19-25) and Washington University 3-1 (26-28, 17-25, 25-22, 13-25) on Sunday. The Judges then welcomed UMass-Boston on Tuesday, losing 3-0 (27-25, 25-19, 25-22). The Judges’ record is now 5-12 and 0-5 in University Athletic Association (UAA) […]

Women’s volleyball play three games, win one

The Brandeis volleyball team played three matches this past week, winning one. The Judges traveled to Middlebury College on Sep. 25 for a double-header, losing to Amherst (25-14, 25-19, 25-14) and Middlebury (25-14, 25-15, 25-13). The Judges bounced back on Sep. 28, defeating Saint Joseph’s College of Maine in three sets (25-19, 27-25, 25-7). The […]

Men’s soccer begins homestand with match against Tufts

Playing at Gordon Field for the first time in nearly three weeks, the Brandeis men’s soccer team lost to top-ranked Tufts 4-0 on Saturday. The defeat brings the Judges’ record to 1-4-1.    The Jumbos got off to a quick start, scoring in the fourth minute. Tufts would score again in the 21st minute and […]

Brandeis Women’s Soccer: Sep. 4 – Sep. 13

The Brandeis women’s soccer team concluded their four-game homestand this past week, beating Lasell University 6-0 on Sep. 4, losing to Clark U 2-1 on Sep. 8 and defeating Eastern Connecticut State University 5-0 on Saturday.   Saturday, Sep. 4: Brandeis 6 – Lasell 0 Sophomore Yasla Ngoma ’24 scored twice and Sydney Lenhart ‘24 […]

Brandeis volleyball 9/1/21

Playing for the first time in nearly two years, the Brandeis Judges volleyball team opened their season at Red Auerbach Arena on Wednesday, defeating the Suffolk Rams in straight sets (25-14, 25-15, 26-24).   After convincingly taking the first two sets, the Judges clawed their way in the third set. Following a Suffolk timeout when […]

Baseball finishes season strong

After seeing their eight-game winning streak come to an end, the Brandeis baseball team had two spectacular offensive performances as the team won both games during the week of April 18. The Judges defeated Framingham State University 21–11 on Sunday, April 18, and won 9–1 against Anna Maria College on Wednesday, April 21. With these […]

Baseball still rolling with strong season debut

After going 4-1 in their first five games, the Brandeis baseball team continued its strong start, going 4-2 in three doubleheaders. The games were played from Saturday, April 10 to Thursday, April 15. The Judges are now 8-3 on the season and before Thursday’s game had their longest winning streak since 2016. Saturday, April 10: […]

Brandeis baseball opens up season with hot start

It had been a while since the Brandeis baseball team played a home game at Stein Diamond. In their return home for the first time in nearly two years, the Judges opened their season strong, going 4-1 in this past week’s games from Friday, April 2 to Wednesday, April 7. Friday, April 2: Johnson and […]

Women’s basketball sends off seniors with intrasquad scrimmage

Honoring seniors Sophie Trachtenberg ’21 and Samira Abdelrehim ’21, the Judges’ women’s basketball team finished its season Tuesday, March 23 by playing an intrasquad scrimmage.  The Judges were split into blue and white teams, with the white team winning 47-38. Abdelrehim and Trachtenberg suited up for the blue team along with three of the Judges’ […]

Women’s basketball honors three seniors, names two to All-UAA teams

In the waning moments of the fourth quarter on Senior Day, senior Hannah Nicholson ’20 grabbed an offensive rebound and nailed a turnaround jumper before checking out for the final time, her last act in her impressive collegiate career. Nicholson scored 18 points to go with 10 rebounds, but it was not enough as the […]

Women’s basketball looks to finish UAA play strong

Seeking to avenge the Judges’ loss against Case Western Research University (CWRU) one week prior, Courtney Thrun ’21 had a career night and Camila Casanueva ’21 made eight straight foul shots to close the fourth quarter as the Judges clinched a winning regular season for the first time since the 2014-2015 season.  The Judges defeated […]

Women’s basketball falls to UAA opponents

Junior Courtney Thrun ’21 received a lot of support from fans on Friday, but they weren’t just from Brandeis: during warmups before the second half, Thrun greeted her former teammates from Adelphi University, who were in town for a match-up against Bentley on Saturday. Thrun gave them a lot to cheer about, scoring a career-high […]

Women’s basketball beats WashU on the road, falls to Chicago in OT

Jillian Petrie ’21 has been a steady force for the Judges all season. Playing just five games a season ago, Petrie is averaging over nine points per game and is one of four Judges who has started all 16 contests. Petrie was instrumental in the Judges’ 86-81 road victory against Washington University in St. Louis […]

Women’s basketball splits against Rochester and Emory

Junior transfer Courtney Thrun ’21 did not see much playing time in her two years at Adelphi University, playing a total of just 12 games. In her first season with the Judges, Thrun has played in all 14 games and been a tremendous asset for the Judges off the bench. The forward set grabbed a […]

Women’s basketball falls to NYU in UAA opener

Captain Camila Casanueva ’21 had 18 points and six rebounds and fellow classmate Jillian Petrie ’21 scored a season-high 15 points as the Judges fell short in their University Athletic Association (UAA) opener 76-65 on the road against New York University (NYU) this past Saturday. The loss snaps the Judges seven-game winning streak and brings […]