Heavy loss in three frames at volleyball’s Battle of the Boulevard

Heavy loss in three frames at volleyball’s Battle of the Boulevard

Belmont women’s volleyball fell 0-3 to rivals Lipscomb University in an away match Tuesday. Although Belmont leads in the all-time Battle of the Boulevard series against Lipscomb, the Bisons have won 14 of the last 15 match-ups and have not dropped to Belmont at home since 2006. Tuesday’s loss marks […]

Sports
Sophomore AJ Chastonay on the pitch during the Battle of the Boulevard on Tuesday, Sept. 14 in Nashville, Tennessee. Belmont Vision / David Pang

Belmont soccer draws 1-1 against Lipscomb in latest Battle of the Boulevard

In a storied rivalry spanning multiple seasons, the Belmont men’s soccer team took on No. 22 ranked Lipscomb University Tuesday night at the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.  In a relentless battle, the Bruins managed to stave off an aggressive Bison team to walk away with a 1-1 draw. “It was a […]

Sports
Fall sports preview: A promising schedule lies ahead for Belmont basketball

Fall sports preview: A promising schedule lies ahead for Belmont basketball

The road to March Madness begins in November — and it looks like it’ll be a tough journey for the Belmont Bruins in the upcoming season.  The men’s and women’s basketball schedules, officially released the schedules for the 2021-22 season last week, show some match-ups that promise to be challenging, […]

Sports
Fall sports preview: Breaking down Belmont golf and tennis action to come

Fall sports preview: Breaking down Belmont golf and tennis action to come

Trading summer driving ranges and training gear for competition courses and the Bruin uniform, men’s and women’s golf and tennis look to fire into their fall seasons starting this week. After ending last season as runner-ups in the Ohio Valley Conference Championship tournament, men’s golf kicked off its season on […]

Sports
Overtime O’Brien sinks two to secure winning streak for the Bruins

Overtime O’Brien sinks two to secure winning streak for the Bruins

After wearing down Georgia State University in double overtime, Belmont men’s soccer brought home a 2-1 golden-goal victory at E.S. Rose Park Friday. “It’s our first overtime game this year. It was a good test against a good team,” said forward Liam O’Brien. “Two wins in a row and then […]

Sports
Women’s soccer narrowly edged out by Western Kentucky

Women’s soccer narrowly edged out by Western Kentucky

The Bruins’ dramatic two-match winning streak at home came to an end Thursday night after a defense-heavy contest against Western Kentucky University. In a tight back-and-forth game on the home pitch at E.S. Rose Park, WKU ultimately defeated Belmont by one goal to nil. All the same, the Bruins impressed […]

Sports
Belmont volleyball starts a solid season with two wins at Music City Invitational

Belmont volleyball starts a solid season with two wins at Music City Invitational

Gearing up for a three-game weekend hosted on the home court, the Belmont volleyball team opened the season with two wins Friday and a hard-fought loss Saturday. With Alcorn State University, North Alabama University and Indiana State University volleyball in town for the Music City Invitational, the Bruins kicked off […]

Sports
Bruins sweep 5Ks at Percy Warner Park with wins for both cross-country teams

Bruins sweep 5Ks at Percy Warner Park with wins for both cross-country teams

With prime weather conditions and a cheering Nashville crowd, nothing could stop the women’s and men’s cross-country teams from taking home a double-dub at Friday’s Belmont Opener. “We went in just talking to the guys and girls, just saying, ‘Compete with yourselves, not against yourselves,’” said Jeff Langdon, Belmont’s director […]

Sports
Men’s soccer team triumphs over UNC Asheville in home opener

Men’s soccer team triumphs over UNC Asheville in home opener

Belmont University’s men’s soccer team faced off against the University of North Carolina Asheville in the first home game of the regular season Thursday, kicking off a three-game homestand in Music City. Belmont played to a 1-0 win over their opponent, a decisive and much-needed win after a difficult stretch […]

Sports
Bruin baseball players across the country wrap up summer league play

Bruin baseball players across the country wrap up summer league play

For many of Belmont’s baseball players, summer doesn’t mean vacation. Finishing their 2020-2021 Ohio Valley Conference run by receiving the OVC Team Sportsmanship Award for the sixth time, 19 Bruins sought action in the collegiate summer baseball leagues around the country — with mixed success. “We have a good number […]

Sports
Women’s soccer clinches late win in home opener

Women’s soccer clinches late win in home opener

Kick-starting their home gameplay with a double overtime showing, Belmont women’s soccer outperformed University of Chattanooga 2-1 on Friday. With 12 seconds left in the second overtime, sophomore forward Maci Pekmezian scored the decisive goal of the game to secure a much-needed win for the Bruins at E.S. Rose Park. […]

Sports
Fall sports update: soccer season underway, volleyball to start Sept. 3 at home

Fall sports update: soccer season underway, volleyball to start Sept. 3 at home

Though the university’s academic year only started Wednesday, Belmont Athletics are already in full swing heading into the fall semester. The Bruins will compete to improve last year’s second-place finish in the 2020-2021 Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Cup, where they fell short to Southeast Missouri State University. And an uphill […]

Sports