After an emotional dedication to the late Brunswick baseball coach Tim Daly, the Bruins defeated Greenwich Country Day School in the semifinals of the FAA tournament, 8-0, in front of a big crowd on Edwards Campus.
In the final regular-season game of the year, the Bruins (12-3) faced off against their league rivals, the Salisbury Knights (11-3), and came away with a 18-15 win under the lights on Cosby Field on Friday night.
Brunswick earned two wins and two second-place finishes in the four events at the Kent Invitational (formerly the Connecticut Championships). The sunny day on beautiful Lake Waramaug featured variable cross headwinds over the 1500m course.
The golf team put a bow on its 36-1 season by breaking the Western New England Prep Golf Invitational tournament record with a five-score aggregate of 367 for an individual 73.4 average at the par 72 Bull's Bridge Golf Club in South Kent, besting its nearest competitor in the 16-team event by 13 strokes.
With each of its six players earning all-league honors compiling a 73.6 stroke average in a statement-making FAA Championship Tournament performance, the golf team was 19 strokes better than its nearest competitor in claiming the 2023 FAA crown at New Haven Country Club Monday.
The Brunswick sailing team was tested by the best team race sailing schools in New England this weekend at MIT, emerging as the champion and winning the President’s Trophy for the first time in program history.
The track team had an excellent day at the FAA Championships at Hopkins on Saturday, scoring a total of 177 points, while the second and third place teams, Rye Country Day and Masters, scored 88 and 82, respectively.
The golf team concluded a 13-1 regular season Tuesday by not losing an individual match and taking the low five-score aggregate by a 194-211 margin on its Senior Day over cross-town hosts Greenwich Country Day School at the Milbrook Club.
The golf team successfully plotted its way around challenging Apawamis Club and took five of six individual matches while winning the five-score aggregate by 18 strokes over host Rye Country Day in improving its record to 12-1 Monday.
Brunswick's Varsity Eight earned their third victory in an eight-day stretch with an open-water win over Fairfield Prep in Black Rock, Connecticut. Brunswick covered the 1400m course in 4:05.22 with Fairfield Prep finishing in 4:21.30.
Brunswick hosted No.6-ranked Hill Academy from Ontario, Canada, on Wednesday on Cosby Field, with the Bruins ultimately earning their second straight win after an explosive second quarter led the way to an 18-11 victory.
The golf team shot its lowest score of the season — a five-score aggregate of 180, with an average of 36 — to win its fourth road match in a week and run its record to 10-1 (2-0 FAA) with a comeback victory over league rival Hamden Hall on Monday at New Haven Country Club.
Capitalizing on its depth and some uniformly steady, disciplined play throughout its lineup, the golf team edged second-place Salisbury by two strokes in winning a five-team tournament at the Hotchkiss School Golf Course on Saturday.
Brunswick defeated a strong Kennedy Catholic (Somers, N.Y.) team by a score of 1-0 on Tuesday at Edwards Campus. Prior to the start of the game, players, coaches, and members of the Brunswick community gathered to dedicate a new bullpen in remembrance of Timothy Daly — colleague, friend, and devoted baseball coach — who died in December.
Brunswick’s best season in program history — punctuated by a trip to the Elite 8 semifinals — came to an end on Saturday afternoon in Ashburnham, Mass., as No. 1 Cushing topped the No. 5 Bruins by a score of 2-1 at Iorio Arena.
Brunswick rallied from a 2-0 deficit with two goals in the third period — the game-tying tally with 2:11 to go — and won it on the first shift of overtime to stun Nobles, 3-2, in the quarterfinal round of the Elite 8 in Dedham, Mass., on Wednesday evening.
Brunswick has secured the No. 5 seed in the Elite 8 Tournament — the program's highest-ever regular-season ranking — and will travel to No. 4 Noble & Greenough School in the quarterfinal round on Wednesday. Game time is 4:30 p.m. in Dedham, Mass.
Seven Brunswick wrestlers were awarded All-New England status by earning spots on the podium at the 2023 New England Preparatory School Wrestling Association (NEPSWA) Championships hosted by Phillips Academy (Andover) on Saturday.
The Bruins pulled out a hard fought win against FAA foe St. Luke’s by a score of 48-42 on Senior Day at Dann Gym on Monday afternoon. Brunswick honored Nick Burns, Luke Michalik, Malik Samms, Sam Sealy, Jon Sigurdsson, and Wyatt Triestman prior to the contest.
Brunswick earned a pair of victories at the MacPherson Hockey Tournament at St. Andrew's College in Aurora, Ontario, this past weekend -- defeating Edge School (Calgary, Alberta) and Culver Military Academy (Culver, Ind.) after dropping games against Victory Honda AAA U18 (Plymouth, Mich.) and the host school.
Brunswick earned the team victory on Thursday night in the first Connecticut Interscholastic Ski Association (CISL) race of the winter at Mount Southington, topping defending regular season champion Wilton High School and 11 other competitors.
Brunswick traveled to Salisbury — winners of the last two NEPSAC Elite 8 titles and seven in total since 2006 — and knocked off the Crimson Knights, 5-2, with a determined and spirited effort in northwestern Connecticut this evening.