Cross country program ready for OVC championships

Cross country program ready for OVC championships

For their second year in the Ohio Valley Conference, the Belmont men’s and women’s cross-country teams expect to be improve on last year’s successes in the OVC regional championships in November. Ashley Casavant, assistant distance coach to the cross-country and track teams, has been working with Belmont’s cross-country program for […]

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Bruin Blitz 10/16-10/20

Bruin Blitz 10/16-10/20

Men’s Soccer (4-7-2): 10/19 @ Cincinnati: In a 2-1 loss to the Cincinnati Bearcats, the men’s soccer team fell to an unassisted goal by Bearcat  midfielder Will Diebold near the midpoint of the first half, but was able to tie the game with an AJ Arnold goal in the 63rd […]

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Bruin Blitz 10/7-10/15

Bruin Blitz 10/7-10/15

Men’s Soccer (4-6-2) 10/08 @ Missouri State In the second matchup of the season between the two teams, the men’s soccer team fell to Missouri State in a 1-0 contest. The Bruins defeated the Bears 2-1 earlier this season. The lone goal of the match came from Emmerich Hoegg off […]

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Belmont cheerleaders to perform with The Beach Boys

Belmont cheerleaders to perform with The Beach Boys

Despite how easy some people may say it looks, collegiate cheerleading is no day at the beach. Until now. Recently, the Belmont cheerleading team’s coach Lindsey Tonkin received a phone call from The Beach Boys’ publicist inviting the squad to perform a song with the classic rock group during their […]

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Men’s soccer blanked by Nebraska Omaha

Men’s soccer blanked by Nebraska Omaha

Returning for its first home game since Sept. 15, the Belmont men’s soccer team fell to Nebraska Omaha 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Rose Park. Sophomore midfielder Jesus Perez scored the lone goal of the match for the Mavericks in the 28th minute off the assist from freshman Mark Moulton. Coach […]

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Women’s soccer routs Jacksonville State 5-1

Women’s soccer routs Jacksonville State 5-1

With the most goals scored since the 2009 season, the Belmont women’s soccer team dominated Friday night with 5-1 victory over the Jacksonville State Gamecocks. Five different Bruins found the back of the net to set the record for most goals scored in a home match at E.S. Rose Park. […]

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Libero digs way to record

Libero digs way to record

Her alternate jersey may cause Jamie Lundstrom to stick out on the volleyball court. But when you add in her petite frame, the libero can’t be missed. Standing at 5-foot-5-inch , the senior has become a deceptive tool for Belmont’s defense the past four seasons, becoming the all-time career leader […]

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Donations accepted for baseball assistant coach Matt Barnett and family

Belmont University Athletics is accepting donations on behalf of Belmont Baseball assistant head coach/pitching coach Matt Barnett and his family. A fire struck the Barnett’s residence in LaVergne, Tenn. late Tuesday morning, with early assessments from the scene characterizing the home as a total loss. Donations of cash and gift cards (Walmart, […]

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Bruin Blitz week of 9/30-10/6

Bruin Blitz week of 9/30-10/6

Volleyball (8-12, 1-3 OVC): 10/1 @ Tennessee State: After falling behind two sets at halftime, Belmont forced the match against the Tigers into a fifth set after winning set three 25-20 and set four 25-22. In the fifth set, Belmont rallied behind a Jessica Vestal kill 12-8 but a Tennessee […]

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British duo holds strong for the Bruin backline

British duo holds strong for the Bruin backline

Sophomore Sam Black and freshman Nat Hubert have more in common than their position as defenders for Belmont men’s soccer. Both players were born and raised in the United Kingdom. “It was the first sport I learned to play and played it from as soon as I could walk. I […]

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Bruin Blitz: Week of 9/23-9/29

Bruin Blitz: Week of 9/23-9/29

Beginning this week, the sports team at the Belmont Vision is launching Bruin Blitz– a recap of the “week that was” in Belmont athletic events. You’ll find game summary, key stats and be notified of any player or coaching achievements in a concise sport-by-sport format.   Volleyball: 9/27 v. Morehead […]

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Eagles soar over Bruins in straight sets

Eagles soar over Bruins in straight sets

In a tense Ohio Valley Conference home opener, the Belmont volleyball team fell to last year’s regular season champion Morehead State in straight sets Friday night. Morehead entered the night’s contest 52-2 in OVC play for the past three seasons. “We expected Morehead to be very good, and they were,” […]

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