PREVIEW: Baseball looks to build momentum in 2016

PREVIEW: Baseball looks to build momentum in 2016

After a surprising third-place finish in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament in 2015, the Belmont baseball team is hoping to build off the momentum for a successful 2016 season. Belmont head coach Dave Jarvis believes the leadership of the upperclassmen on the team will be a major factor for success […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Braden Carei

Meet the new Bruin: Braden Carei

Freshman Braden Carei has run track since 7th grade, but being on the Belmont men’s track and field team is giving him a new perspective about the sport. “Coming in from training in high school, it’s really a different experience,” Carei said. “It really altered my state of mind for […]

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VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 2/12/16

VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 2/12/16

On this episode of Bruin Blitz, women’s basketball extends their longest winning streak in 9 years and men’s basketball hits a bump in the road. Also, tennis and track and field were both in action this week.

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High school teammates set each other up for college careers

High school teammates set each other up for college careers

Photo Courtesy: Belmont Athletics Two athletes started playing sports together as early as middle school, long before their collegiate careers began at Belmont. Volleyball sophomores Brie Lewis and Arianna Person have been competing with and against each other since the age of 11. “She’s something familiar here at Belmont. At […]

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VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 2/5/16

VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 2/5/16

On this episode of Bruin Blitz, women’s basketball keeps on winning and men’s basketball’s winning streak comes to an end, but both teams continue their home dominance. Also, the men’s and women’s tennis teams make their home debuts.

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Meet the new Bruin: Chas Hadden

Meet the new Bruin: Chas Hadden

Photo Courtesy: Belmont Athletics Belmont freshman Chas Hadden from Morristown, Tennessee has been playing baseball since the age of four. Playing at a collegiate level is big deal to Hadden because of the teamwork, bonding and brotherhood involved. Hadden defines brotherhood as working together with his teammates for a satisfying […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Hunter Holland

Meet the new Bruin: Hunter Holland

Photo Courtesy: Belmont Athletics Belmont freshman Hunter Holland from Soddy Daisy, Tennessee believes his biggest accomplishment so far is having the opportunity to play baseball at a collegiate level. “A lot more time is dedicated, and there are higher expectations,” said Holland. The higher expectations come with more substantial improvement, […]

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VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 1/29/16

VIDEO: Bruin Blitz 1/29/16

On this episode of Bruin Blitz, we’re talking weather delays, OVC play for both basketball teams and preseason baseball awards. Not included in this episode: Men’s basketball traveled to Jacksonville State on Thursday and won 72-63 behind a 30-point, 11-rebound effort from junior forward Evan Bradds.

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Bruin Blitz 1/22/16

Bruin Blitz 1/22/16

Due to technical difficulties, this week we bring you Bruin Blitz in written form. Over winter break, the men’s and women’s basketball teams battled through their tough non-conference schedules and tipped-off conference on New Year’s Eve. Fast forward to Jan. 14, the teams entered a rival Murray State doubleheader with […]

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MBB overcomes second-half deficit, beats Murray State for fifth-straight win

MBB overcomes second-half deficit, beats Murray State for fifth-straight win

The Belmont Bruins beat the Murray State Racers 81-73 Tuesday for their fifth-straight win and their fourth-straight in conference play. It was the fourth time the Bruins have beaten the Racers in the last five games the teams have played against each other. The Bruins found themselves down by as […]

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WBB dominates Murray State, extends home winning streak

WBB dominates Murray State, extends home winning streak

The Belmont Bruins beat the Murray State Racers in dominating fashion 87-61 on Thursday to improve their perfect home record for the season. The Bruins, 10-7 on the season, came into the game with a 6-0 record at home and improved it to 7-0 with the win over the Racers. […]

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Athlete close-up: Hannah Wittman

Athlete close-up: Hannah Wittman

Hannah Wittman, a senior cross-country member, has taken the Ohio Valley Conference by storm this season leading the Bruins to a top 15 regional ranking. “She has been the star, not that she hasn’t been in the past, but this year has felt different,” said Ashley Casavant, assistant women’s cross-country […]

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