Bruin Blitz: 9/15/17

Bruin Blitz: 9/15/17

Host Shelby Vandenbergh recaps the past week in Bruin athletics, covering soccer and volleyball.  

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Meet the new Bruins: Matteo Bennati

Meet the new Bruins: Matteo Bennati

Freshman soccer player Matteo Bennati came to Belmont from Genoa, Italy and has already seen success with the Bruins in his short time with the team. In his first five games as a Bruin, Bennati scored two goals and had one assist. He came to the United States so he […]

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Former men’s basketball star signs with PSK Lions in Germany

Former men’s basketball star signs with PSK Lions in Germany

Former men’s basketball standout, Craig Bradshaw, signed an eight-month contract to play professional basketball in Germany. “I want to play at the highest level possible, and that is the Pro A in Germany. This is going to be a fun team to play on,” Bradshaw said of his new team, […]

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Bruin Blitz: 9/8/2017

Bruin Blitz: 9/8/2017

Host Shelby Vandenbergh recaps this week in Bruin athletics. – – Video production from Aggie Smith. 

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Bruin Blitz: 9/1/17

Bruin Blitz: 9/1/17

Vision Sports Editor Shelby Vandenbergh kicks off the new season of Bruin Blitz with a recap of Belmont soccer, volleyball and cross country. – – Video by Aggie Smith 

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Associate Professor of Italian Francesca Muccini sets female record for Vol State ultra-marathon

Associate Professor of Italian Francesca Muccini sets female record for Vol State ultra-marathon

Belmont Associate Professor of Italian Dr. Francesca Muccini set the female record in the 314-mile long Last Annual Vol State Road Race in July, finishing in just four days, 4 hours, 18 minutes, 5 seconds. “Everything hurts, but my spirit is so high,” Muccini said shortly after finishing the race. […]

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OPINION: What the Nashville Predators mean to me

OPINION: What the Nashville Predators mean to me

I can’t remember a time in my life when I didn’t have hockey. As a kid, I remember watching games on TV with my dad. I remember seeing the movie “Miracle” in the theater with my childhood best friend, and afterward re-enacting the historic Olympic game on our roller blades […]

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OPINION: What sets the Belmont women’s basketball team apart

OPINION: What sets the Belmont women’s basketball team apart

The Belmont women’s basketball team is a special group of ladies. I’m sure plenty of people would draw the same conclusion based on the impressive accomplishments we have achieved over the past few seasons, including back-to-back OVC tournament championship titles, back-to-back NCAA tournament appearances and an undefeated record in conference […]

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Bart Brooks named women’s basketball head coach

Bart Brooks named women’s basketball head coach

Belmont Athletics named Bart Brooks as the fifth head women’s basketball coach in program history Monday. Brooks, who was the former assistant coach at DePaul University replaces Cameron Newbauer, who announced his move to the University of Florida in March. “We are extremely excited that Bart has accepted our offer […]

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Bruin Blitz: 4/21/17

Bruin Blitz: 4/21/17

Join host Shelby Vandenbergh for a recap of this week in Bruin athletics.

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Former women’s basketball coach Tony Cross dies at 64

Former women’s basketball coach Tony Cross dies at 64

Tony Cross, Belmont University alumnus and women’s basketball head coach from 1984 to 2010, died Wednesday at 64 years old. Cross, a Knoxville, Tennessee, native, passed away in Murray, Kentucky, where he had been an assistant coach to the Murray State women’s basketball team from 2010 to 2016. Cross is […]

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Bruin Blitz 4/14/17

Bruin Blitz 4/14/17

Host Shelby Vandenbergh recaps the sports events of the week as we enter Easter break and approach the end of the semester.

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