Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony Highlights Wellesley Weekend 2018

Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony Highlights Wellesley Weekend 2018

WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Wellesley College Athletics will celebrate the third class to enter Wellesley's Athletic Hall of Fame on the evening of Saturday, October 13, 2018, as part of the annual Homecoming festivities during Wellesley Weekend, October 12-14, 2018.

Katie Antypas '99 (Volleyball), Marret Arfsten '03 (Field Hockey), Sarah Hilgenberg '00 (Soccer), Betsy Jordan '59 (Swimming), Jennifer Kegel '88 (Cross Country), Amy Ayres Parratto '83 (Diving) and Louise O'Neal, Director of Athletics and Department Chair from 1990-2006, make-up this year's Hall of Fame class. For those without a ticket to the Hall of Fame induction ceremony, the group of seven inductees will also be introduced during Friday's Blue Nation Pasta Dinner and at Saturday's 1:00 PM Field Hockey game. Saturday's Induction Ceremony will also be streamed live on wellesleyblue.com.

For a complete list of events, varsity and club contests, and other activities throughout the weekend, please see below. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

  • Blue Nation Pasta Dinner (Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse) 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

  • 9:00 AM: Volleyball vs. Geneseo (Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse)   Video  |  Live stats  |  Program
  • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Swim and Dive Alumnae Pool Party (Chandler Pool)
  • 10:00 AM: Softball vs. Bentley (Softball Field)
  • 10:00 AM: Lacrosse Alumnae Contest (Turf Field)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Chandler Pool Key Logging (Chandler Pool)
  • 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM: Spin Class (Student-Led) (Spin Room (Fieldhouse))
  • 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM: Yoga Class (Student-Led) (Dance Studio - KSC Rm. 202)
  • 11:00 AM: Rugby vs. Brandeis/MIT (Upper Field) 
  • 11:00 AM: Soccer vs. Emerson (Varsity Soccer Field)    Video  |  Live stats  |  Program
  • 1:00 PM: Volleyball vs. Plymouth St. (Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse)   Video  |  Live stats  |  Program
  • 1:00 PM: Field Hockey vs. Springfield (Turf Field)   Video  |  Live stats  |  Program  |  Donate
  • 2:00 PM: Softball vs. Brandeis (Softball Field)
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Chandler Pool Open Swim (Chandler Pool)
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Hall of Fame Reception (Alumnae Hall Lawn) - Ticket Required
  • Hall of Fame Dinner and Ceremony (Alumnae Hall Ballroom) 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM - Ticket Required  Video

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14

  • Softball Alum Contest (Softball Field) 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Butler Boathouse Open Hours (Lake Waban) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wellesley Athletics strives for excellence at the conference, regional, and national levels, while providing opportunities for students to achieve their potential and learn the values of discipline, leadership, critical thinking, and responsibility to oneself and others.