Wellesley College swimming & diving sophomore Hannah May (Cincinnati, Ohio) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Swimmer of the Week for the week ending January 21, 2019.
Wellesley College swimming & diving claimed the program’s 22nd consecutive title on Sunday at the 2019 Seven Sisters Swimming and Diving Championship at Smith College’s Dalton Pool. The Blue have now won 29 Seven Sisters Championships in all and every title since 1998.
Sophomore Grace Cowles (Yarmouth, Maine) finished first in the 3000m and senior Helen Andersen (Madison, N.J.) was the runner-up in the shot put to lead Wellesley College track & field at the Wheaton College Invitational on Saturday at the Haas Athletic Center.
Wellesley College swimming & diving leads after day one of the 2019 Seven Sisters Swimming & Diving Championship, hosted this year by Smith College at Dalton Pool. The Blue will be seeking to win the program's 22nd consecutive title during the final session of competition on Sunday morning.
First year Valentina Morakis (Long Island, N.Y.) scored a career-high 18 points to lead Wellesley College basketball in a 60-49 win over WPI in a New England Women’s & Men’s Conference (NEWMAC) game on Saturday afternoon at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
MIT opened the game on a 14-2 run and never trailed in the contest, defeating Wellesley College basketball, 68-39, in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday night at Rockwell Cage.
Wellesley College swimming & diving won 10 of 16 events to cruise to a 184-114 victory over host Smith College in a New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) dual meet on Saturday at Dalton Pool.
Four players finished in double figures to lead Smith College to a 66-43 victory over Wellesley College basketball in New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at Ainsworth Gymnasium.
Wellesley College swimming & diving celebrated Senior Day on Tuesday afternoon at Chandler Pool, splitting a pair of New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) duals with Babson College and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.
Three current Wellesley College student-athletes have been selected among this year's fellows for the 2019 Albright Institute at Wellesley College. Juniors Mar Barrera (Sandwich, Mass.) and Frances Dingivan (Salt Lake City, Utah) of the crew team and senior Mariana Hernandez (Orlando, Fla.) of the lacrosse team will take part in The Albright Institute Wintersession 2019. The Institute's 2019 Wintersession programming started on January 7 and runs through January 24.
Visiting Clark University shot 51.2% from the floor and knocked down 8-of-12 three pointers en route to a 68-45 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Tuesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
Junior Kendall You Mak (San Francisco, Calif.) scored 12 points and pulled down eight rebounds as Wellesley College basketball held off a second and third quarter rally to earn a 52-47 victory over the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday at Rolland Hall.
Junior Caitlin Aguirre (El Paso, Texas) scored a game-high 22 points but Wellesley College basketball came-up just short in a 50-44 non-conference setback to Regis College on Sunday afternoon at the Clark Basketball Holiday Classic.
Framingham State junior Mary Kate O’Day (Berlin, Mass.) scored a game-high 24 points as the Rams rallied from an eight-point second-half deficit to earn a 65-53 victory over Wellesley College basketball on Saturday evening at the Clark Holiday Classic at the Kneller Athletic Center.
Happy Holidays! It has been a busy fall semester at Wellesley, but as exams conclude we would like to take a moment to wish everyone in our Blue Nation family a Happy Holidays and a safe, happy, and healthy New Year.
Thank You, Blue Nation. Wellesley's campus was abuzz on Tuesday, December 11, as we received 728 donations on our first ever Blue Nation Giving Day. With competitive spirit and appreciation for Blue Nation we raised over $50,000 dollars that will go to support our varsity and club programs thanks to your generosity.
Bridget Belgiovine, Director of Athletics and Chair of the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics (PERA) at Wellesley College, will retire at the conclusion of the 2018-19 Academic Year.
Wellesley College basketball made a second-half charge but couldn’t make it all the way back from an early deficit, falling 59-50 to Springfield College in a hard-fought New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) contest on Saturday at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
Sophomore Alyssa Cho (Hillsborough, Calif.) scored a career-high 19 points and hit the go-ahead layup with 27 seconds to play as Wellesley College basketball held on to defeat Emerson College, 43-42, in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday night at Gracia Mangano Martore ’73 Court.
Wellesley College fencing closed out the fall semester by splitting a pair of matches on Tuesday evening at the Malkin Athletic Center. The Blue fell 24-3 to host Harvard but bounced back to earn a 17-10 victory over Tufts. Wellesley is now 17-5 overall.
First Year Jessica Wegner (Taipei, Taiwan) set a new Wellesley College swimming & diving program record in the 100 Fly to lead the Blue on the final night of the MIT Invitational at the Zesiger Center pool. Wellesley finished fifth overall in the team standings with 424 points.
Seniors Helen Andersen (Madison, N.J.) and Cathy Chen (Parsippany, N.J.) and junior Tatenda Rameau (Syracuse, N.Y.) each registered New England Division III qualifying marks to lead Wellesley College track & field at the indoor season opening Smith Winter Classic on Saturday.
Junior guard Caitlin Aguirre (El Paso, Texas) finished with a game-high 17 points and six steals to lead Wellesley College basketball to a 66-28 victory over Mount Holyoke College in New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon at Howard Gym.
Wellesley College swimming & diving opened the three-day MIT Winter Invitational on Friday evening at the Zesiger Center pool. The Blue competed in the 800 Free Relay, 1650 Free, and 1-meter diving during the first night of competition.
Catherine Xie recently completed her final fall cross country season. Following the team's third Seven Sisters Championship, Xi reflected on how much she loved her time on the cross country team and how much she is looking forward to her upcoming winter and spring track and field seasons.
Junior Natalie Clydesdale (Pittsburgh, Penn.) scored a career-high 21 points to lead Emerson College to a 73-56 win over Wellesley College basketball in the New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener for both teams on Wednesday evening at Brown & Plofker Gym.