Wellesley College field hockey senior Emmy Hamilton (New York, N.Y.) has been selected to play in the 2017 Victory Sports Tours/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Senior Game. The game will take place on Saturday, November 18, at 5:00 PM at Bellarmine University. In all, 60 student-athletes, were selected to participate in the game, while 12 were picked as alternates.
Sophomore goalkeeper Olivia Reckley (Grosse Ile, Mich.) backstopped the Blue, making five saves to help Wellesley College soccer to a 2-0 shutout of Clark University in New England Men’s and Women’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday night at Granger Field.
Sophomore Devon Goetz (Rockville, Md.) scored the lone goal for No. 14 MIT in a 1-0 win over Wellesley College field hockey in a New England Men’s and Women’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game on Tuesday night at Jack Barry Field.
Senior Isabella King (Cincinnati, Ohio) ran to a time of 23:56.39 to win the individual championship and lead Wellesley College cross country to a runner-up finish at the 2017 Seven Sisters Championship at Smith College.
Sophomore Belle Copponi (Dover, Mass.) scored a pair of goals to lead Springfield College to a 4-1 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College field hockey on Friday night at Stagg Field.
Wellesley College volleyball will host non-conference rival Endicott College on Friday, October 13, at 4:30 PM at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse, as Wellesley College Athletics kicks off its homecoming festivities during the second annual Wellesley Weekend on campus, October 13-16.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) announced that a record 7,351 softball players across seven membership divisions earned Easton / NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete honors for the 2016-17 academic year and Wellesley College softball had five players named to the list. Athletes who achieve a 3.5 or better GPA on a 4.0 scale are recognized as NFCA Scholar-Athletes.
Trailing 3-1 in the second half, Wellesley College field hockey rallied to tie the game, 3-3, before Connecticut College first year Caroline Ferro (Wilton, Conn.) scored 10:58 into the first overtime period to lift the host Camels to a 4-3 overtime win in non-conference play on Wednesday night at Silfen Field.
Junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) and first year Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C) combined for 27 of Wellesley College volleyball’s 40 kills to lead the Blue to a 3-0 (25-21, 25-23, 25-15) sweep of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Tuesday night at Roland Hall.
Five different players scored for MIT, as the visiting Engineers cruised to a 5-0 victory over Wellesley College soccer in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
Wellesley College volleyball junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week for the week ending October 9, 2017.
Wellesley College golf dropped six strokes from their opening day score of 334, shooting 328 to finish in sixth place at the 2017 Williams Fall Invitational at the Par-71, 6,640 yard Taconic Golf Club.
Senior Mikaela Coady (Middletown, Conn.) scored a pair of goals and sophomore Mackenzie Luiz (Newington, Conn.) recorded three assists to lead Springfield College to a 4-1 victory over Wellesley College soccer in New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
Senior Sophie Perekslis (Millerton, N.Y.) scored with 3:34 left in regulation to send Mount Holyoke College to a 3-2 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College field hockey on Saturday at the Wellesley Field Complex.
Tied at one set apiece with host UMass Boston, Wellesley College volleyball's offense came to life in the third and fourth sets, hitting a combined .458 to lift the Blue to a 3-1 (25-23, 22-25, 25-19, 25-14) non-conference victory on Friday night at the Clark Athletic Center.
United Soccer Coaches (formerly the NSCAA) announced on Thursday the Team Academic Award Winners at the high school and college levels to recognize exemplary performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year. A total of 813 collegiate teams (282 men, 531 women) earned the Team Academic Award, including the Wellesley College soccer team.
Wellesley College crew head coach Tessa Spillane has announced the addition of coaches Emilie Muller and Stacey Rippetoe to the team's coaching staff for the 2017-18 season. Muller will serve as the Blue's Novice Coach, in addition to working with the varsity rowers, while Rippetoe will serve as assistant coach of the varsity team.
Wellesley College field hockey will join with field hockey teams from across the New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Saturday, October 7, when the Blue host Mount Holyoke College at 12:00 PM in the conference's annual Play 4 The Cure Day.
Junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) had a career night, hitting .552 with 35 kills, 10 digs, and three total blocks to lead Wellesley College volleyball to a thrilling 3-2 (32-34, 26-24, 16-25, 25-18, 15-13) victory over Clark University in a back-and-forth battle on Tuesday at the Kneller Athletic Center.
Sophomore Noelle Perciballi (Fort Salonga, N.Y.) scored the game-winner in the first half and classmate Aymara O’Brien-Pappalardo (Easton, Conn.) added a goal and an assist in the second half, as Wheaton College defeated Wellesley College soccer, 3-0, in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
Sophomore Tori Roche (Andover, Mass.) scored a pair of goals to lead visiting Babson College to a 4-1 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College field hockey on Tuesday at the Wellesley Fields Complex.