Bruin Blitz: 8/25-9/01

Bruin Blitz: 8/25-9/01

Cross Country 8/29 Belmont Opener @ Percy Warner Park Belmont men’s and women’s cross country teams opened up their season Friday just around the corner at Percy Warner Park’s five kilometer course. The women came in seventh and the men earned a second-place finish behind Purdue and Middle Tennessee State. […]

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Volleyball falls to Kennesaw in season opener

Volleyball falls to Kennesaw in season opener

In front of a rowdy home crowd during the season opener, the Belmont volleyball team lost in four sets to former Atlantic Sun rival Kennesaw State on Friday night at the Curb Event Center. Although the match didn’t result in a win, Belmont coach Tony Howell said he found positive […]

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PREVIEW: Belmont volleyball going for the ace

PREVIEW: Belmont volleyball going for the ace

New management means a change of pace for the Belmont women’s volleyball team this year. First year head coach Tony Howell is challenging the girls to push themselves in ways they’ve never done before. Last year, the team finished second in the 2013 conference tournament and were picked to finished third […]

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PREVIEW:  Changes on the ‘Horizon’ for men’s soccer

PREVIEW: Changes on the ‘Horizon’ for men’s soccer

It’s a new beginning for the Belmont men’s soccer program as the team prepares for the upcoming 2014 season. Not only is it the first season under head coach Bryan Green, but Belmont also joins the Horizon League after spending two seasons as an independent. With a new coaching staff, […]

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Q&A with Tony Howell: taking risks

Q&A with Tony Howell: taking risks

When the volleyball team heard its former head coach was leaving in the middle of its spring season last year, former assistant coach Tony Howell immediately stepped into the role of head coach. It was only a matter of time before the athletic department made it official. Howell started at […]

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PREVIEW: Cross Country welcomes tough 2014 schedule

PREVIEW: Cross Country welcomes tough 2014 schedule

The race for the OVC Cross Country championship is on. Both teams received a preseason ranking of second in the OVC, but each team differs in their pathway toward success. The women’s team looks to find leadership without seniors. While on the men’s side, they look to divide leadership among […]

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Women’s soccer battles MTSU through heat in overtime victory

Women’s soccer battles MTSU through heat in overtime victory

On a blistering Sunday afternoon at Rose Park, the Belmont women’s soccer team overcame the heat to defeat in-state rival Middle Tennessee 1-0 in overtime. Newcomer Belicia Mendiola scored the gamewinner on a penalty kick for her third goal of the season. With the win, the Bruins improved their record […]

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PREVIEW: Women’s soccer looks to start and finish stronger in 2014

PREVIEW: Women’s soccer looks to start and finish stronger in 2014

The end of the 2013 season for the Belmont women’s soccer team could have been described in one word: unlucky. Despite winning five of their last eight games, the Bruins still nearly missed out on the Ohio Valley Conference tournament based on a tiebreaker. As the team switches gears toward […]

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Q&A with Bryan Green: the man behind the resume

From winning conference championships to earning multiple NCAA tournament bids, Belmont men’s soccer coach Bryan Green has built an impressive resume over his 15-year career in collegiate soccer. After his success as an assistant at West Virginia and Drexel, Green now turns his focus toward his first season at the […]

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Men’s soccer falls short in double overtime

Men’s soccer falls short in double overtime

In a thrilling preseason edition of the Battle of the Boulevard, the Belmont men’s soccer team dropped a 3-2 double overtime contest to Lipscomb Saturday night. The Bisons have not lost a Battle of the Boulevard match since 2005. Lipscomb defender Luke Gearin notched the game winner with a penalty […]

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Women’s Soccer edged by Lipscomb in exhibition

Women’s Soccer edged by Lipscomb in exhibition

Facing off against its rival in a preseason exhibition match, the Belmont women’s soccer team fell to the Lipscomb Lady Bisons 2-0 at Rose Park Friday afternoon. Lipscomb sophomore forward Ellen Lundy scored a pair of goals in the 6th and 81st minutes to help lead the Lady Bisons past […]

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Baseball routs Lipscomb 13-3, sweeps ’14 series

Baseball routs Lipscomb 13-3, sweeps ’14 series

With the most runs scored by Belmont in the Battle of the Boulevard series, the baseball team cruised to a 13-3 victory to sweep rival Lipscomb on Tuesday afternoon. The Bisons have yet to win a game at Rose Park in five attempts. “I’m proud of the mentality and we […]

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