Wellesley College swimming & diving is ranked number 25 in the latest College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) / TYR Top 25 Division III National Poll, released on December 13, 2019.
Sophomore Jessica Wegner (Taipei, Taiwan), first year Elizabeth Park (Dix Hills, N.Y.) and the Wellesley College swimming & diving team closed out the weekend in third place following three days of competition at the 2019 MIT Winter Invitational.
Sophomore Jessica Wegner (Taipei, Taiwan) and first year Elizabeth Park (Dix Hills, N.Y.) each set new program records as Wellesley College swimming & diving competed on day two of the MIT Winter Invitational on Saturday at MIT’s Zesiger Center pool.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. -- Senior Caitlin Aguirre (El Paso, Texas) nabbed a career-high 25 points as Wellesley College basketball fell to Coast Guard, 59-53, to take second place at the 2019 Ed Hockenbury Classic (Norwich) on Saturday afternoon at Andrews Hall Gymnasium.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. -- First year Pujita Shukla (Austin,Texas) led Wellesley College Basketball with 12 points as the Blue topped the University of Maine at Presque Isle (Me.-Presque Isle), 62-43, in the opening round of the Ed Hockenbury Classic (Norwich) on Friday night at Andrews Hall Gymnasium.
On Sunday, December 8, Wellesley College volleyball senior Meghan Shoop (Cypress, Calif.) will join the top senior student-athletes in NCAA Division III New England women's volleyball in the 2019 NEWVA Senior Classic All Star Game and Skills Competition. The event, proudly sponsored by adidas and The Graphic Edge, will be held at 10:00 AM in the Lahue Physical Education Center on the campus of Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy, Mass.
Senior Brie Maurer (Fredericksburg, Va.) and first years Alexia Gilioli (New York, New York) and Isabella Stewart (Scarsdale, N.Y.) each earned bout victories in foil but Harvard University cruised past Wellesley College fencing, 18-9, on Thursday evening at the Malkin Athletic Center.
Wellesley College field hockey junior Carson Dennis (Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.) has been named a National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) All-New England East Region First Team selection for the 2019 season. The All-Region selection is the first of Dennis' Wellesley career following a season in which she was named to the New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) First Team for the first time.
WORCESTER, Mass. -- First year Pujita Shukla (Austin, Texas) and senior Emily Kopp (King Ferry, N.Y.) post 14 points a piece to help Wellesley College basketball past Worcester State 57-52 on Tuesday evening at John P. Brissette Court. The Blue improve to 4-1 on the season, while the Lancers now sit 4-3 overall.
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 is a big day for the Wellesley College Athletics community. Last year, Blue Nation shattered every giving day goal we set. What does that mean for this year? We’re tripling our goal. We’re asking you to help us reach 750 gifts on Blue Nation Giving Day.
Wellesley College fencing finished with a 1-2 record on Sunday at the Brandeis Invitational. The Blue defeated Incarnate Word, 16-11, but dropped 19-8 finals to both Cornell and St. John’s. An afternoon match-up with Yale was cancelled to allow for traveling teams to return home prior to the arrival of inclement weather.
Wellesley College swimming & diving improved to 3-0 in dual meets with a dominating 198-97 victory over New England Women?s & Men?s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) and Seven Sisters rival Mount Holyoke College on Saturday at the MHC Natatorium.
Emerson College junior Kailee Yan (Mercer Island, Wash.) scored a game-high 15 points to lead the Lions to a 66-47 non-conference victory over Wellesley College basketball in the opening round of the Courtyard Tournament at Wesleyan University’s Silloway Gymnasium.
Wellesley College field hockey senior Hannah Maisano (Gambrills, Md.) will play in the 2019 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior Game at 5:00 PM EST on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Manheim, Pa. following the completion of the NCAA Division III semifinal games.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has revealed the 2019 Fall All-Sportsmanship honorees and four Wellesley College student-athletes have been recognized among the 57 fall selections.
Senior Caitlin Aguirre (El Paso, Texas) matched her career-high with 23 points to lead Wellesley College basketball to a 66-51 non-conference victory over Wentworth Institute of Technology on Tuesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) has announced the 39th annual AVCA All-America teams for NCAA Division III women's volleyball and Wellesley College volleyball junior Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) and sophomore Izzy Seebold (Concord, N.C.) have each been named honorable mention All-Americans. The honorable mention selection is the second for Gedney and the first for Seebold.
Wellesley College fencing posted a 3-3 record at the first Northeast Fencing Conference meet of the season on Sunday at Brown University. The Blue defeated New Hampshire, Sacred Heart, and Brandeis, but fell by just one bout to Boston College, MIT, and the host Bears.
Junior Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) tallied a match-high 17 kills but Wellesley College volleyball dropped a 3-1 (25-23, 15-25, 25-13, 25-16) final to Clarkson University in the Second Round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Volleyball Championship at Alumni Gymnasium.
Wellesley College volleyball (23-5 overall) will play Clarkson (26-5 overall) on Saturday, November 16, at 5:00 PM in the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Volleyball Championship Second Round at the Potsdam, N.Y. Regional, hosted by Clarkson University.
BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Junior Grace Cowles (Yarmouth, Maine) led Wellesley College cross country to a 12th place finish with a time of 22:36.9 at the 2019 NCAA Division III New England Regional Championships on Saturday afternoon at Bowdoin College.
The New England Women's Volleyball Coaches Association (NEWVA) has released its 2019 NEWVA Annual Awards honoring the region's Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year, the All-New England Teams and the All-Rookie Team. Wellesley College volleyball junior Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) has been selected to the NEWVA First Team and sophomore Izzy Seebold (Concord, N.C.) has been named to the NEWVA Second Team.