Tag Archives: Brazil

Watching the Boomers in Rio

The opening ceremonies for the Rio Olympic Games are just days away and a pair of former Saint Mary’s guards will serve as the starting backcourt on an Australian National Team that is being labeled as the greatest in the country’s history (no pressure, right?). Matthew … Continue reading

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Boomers set for pre-Olympics warm-up games

The Australian Olympic Team has arrived in Granada for the first of four European warm-up games prior to the London Olympics. The Boomers will open with two games against the world’s number two ranked team – Spain. The Spaniards have numerous NBA stars … Continue reading

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Boomers’ Olympic group draw is complete

With the conclusion of the World Olympic Qualifying Tournament yesterday in Venezuela, the final three countries that will participate in the upcoming London Games were determined and Australia’s road to gold became just a bit more difficult. Quite a while … Continue reading

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Watching the Gaels – Internationally

Hoping to watch the Gaels from somewhere other than the United States?  ESPN International is just the ticket. A total of 11 Saint Mary’s games against West Coast Conference opponents will be televised either live or tape delayed by several … Continue reading

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Women’s National Team places fourth

The United States Women’s Junior National Team lead by Saint Mary’s head coach Rob Browning played two matches over the weekend, falling in both to finish in fourth place in the 2011 FIVB Women’s Junior World Championships in Lima, Peru. … Continue reading

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Saint Mary’s provides Copa America assist

Remember a few months ago when Paraguay came to Saint Mary’s for a training session in advance of its friendly match against Mexico at O.co Coliseum in Oakland?  It didn’t seem like such a big deal at the time.  But, … Continue reading

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