Brown Men's Club Soccer Claims the 2016-2017 Ivy League Crown!

Brown Men's Club Soccer Claims the 2016-2017 Ivy League Crown!

After losing in the finals two out of the last three years, Brown Men's Club Soccer finally broke through and won their first Ivy League Championship title of the last five years in impressive fashion, without dropping a single game!

Brown hosted one of the tournaments two pods, and traveled to Harvard for the tournament Semi-final and Finals. The team beat both Columbia and Yale 3-1 on Saturday 4/15, and swept group stages with a 2-0 victory against Dartmouth Sunday morning. 

Later that afternoon, the Bears went on to take down Cornell 2-0 in the first semi-final and advance to the championship where they met Yale, who and beat Harvard 1-0 in the second semi-final. After a hard fought match the Bears pulled through to beat Yale 2-1 in the finals!!

 

Words from team captain – Colby Tresness:

“The win means a lot to the team's seniors, who had come agonizingly close to winning many different tournaments, but had yet to bring home a championship. The win is much redemption after a disappointing fall season."