Wellesley Diving's Sticco-Ivins Win's 1-Meter Regional Title, Stern Takes 10thWellesley College swimming & diving junior Maura Sticco-Ivins (Framingham, Mass.) took first place on the 1-meter board and senior Maddie Stern (Phoenix, Ariz.) added a tenth place finish for the Blue on day one of the 2017 NCAA Northeast North Regional Diving Championships at MIT's Zesiger Sports & Fitness Center Pool in Cambridge.
Wellesley's Sticco-Ivins, Stern Set For NCAA DIII Diving RegionalWellesley College swimming & diving junior Maura Sticco-Ivins (Framingham, Mass.) and senior Maddie Stern (Phoenix, Ariz.) will compete in the 2017 NCAA Northeast North Regional Diving Championships, Friday and Saturday, February 24 and 25, at MIT's Zesiger Sports & Fitness Center Pool in Cambridge.
Chiang’s 400 IM Bronze Highlights Day Three of NEWMACs For Blue Swim & DiveSophomore Sunny Chiang (Troy, Mich.) picked up Wellesley swimming & diving’s second medal of the weekend with a third place performance in the 400 Yard IM on day three of the 2017 New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimming & Diving Championships at Worcester Polytechnic Institute's (WPI) Sports & Recreation Center.
Late Rally Falls Short For Blue Basketball In Senior Day Setback To WheatonSenior Ailis Hanley (Cranston, R.I.) capped her Wellesley College basketball career with her first double-double of the season, but the host Blue dropped a narrow 58-55 decision to Wheaton College in the New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) finale for both squads on Saturday at Gracia Mangano Martore ’73 Court.
Wellesley’s Sticco-Ivins Wins 1-Meter Diving Title on Day Two Of NEWMACsWellesley College swimming & diving junior Maura Sticco-Ivins (Framingham, Mass.) won her third-consecutive 1-Meter Diving title on day two of the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimming & Diving Championships at Worcester Polytechnic Institute's (WPI) Sports & Recreation Center.
Softball Partners With VOCALiD To Sponsor Wellesley’s First Voice DriveFour years ago, Wellesley College softball announced the signing of seven-year old Maeve Flack to the roster for the upcoming season. A native of Needham, Mass., Maeve joined the Blue through Team IMPACT, a non-profit organization that strives to improve the quality of life for children facing life-threatening and chronic illnesses through the power of team.
Wellesley Squash Sweeps Past Boston College on Senior DaySeniors Meera Nayar (Chicago, Ill.), Rhea Advani (Mumbai, India) and Ruby Feng (Old Lyme, Conn.) all earned 3-0 victories as Wellesley College squash celebrated senior day with a 9-0 victory over Boston College on Wednesday evening at the Dana Hall School’s Shipley Center Courts.
Wellesley Basketball Shoulders 76-44 Setback To MITSophomores Kara Holinski (Livonia, Mich.) and Dolly Yuan (San Jose, Calif.) combined for 31 points to lead MIT to a 76-44 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
Blue Fencing Posts 5-1 Record at Northeast Fencing Conference Meet #3Wellesley College fencing put together one of the team’s best performances of the year at the third Northeast Fencing Conference meet of the season on Saturday at Tufts University. The Blue earned five-straight victories, defeating UMass, Dartmouth, Smith, Vassar and Boston University, before falling in a narrow defeat to the host Jumbos.
Blue Squash Defeats Vassar, Smith To Take Second at Seven Sisters ChampionshipWellesley College squash earned victories over Vassar College and Smith College, but fell to host Mount Holyoke College to take runner-up honors at the 2017 Seven Sisters Squash Championships on Saturday at the MHC Squash Courts. Mount Holyoke College snapped the Blue’s string of three-straight Seven Sisters titles, winning their first since 2013 and their eighth overall.
Smith Sends Blue Basketball to 67-42 NEWMAC SetbackSmith College opened the game on a 13-4 run and never trailed en route to a 67-42 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday night at Ainsworth Gymnasium.
Daily Shot: Wellesley Celebrates National Girls & Women in Sports DayWellesley Athletics celebrated a pair of events during Blue basketball's February 1 contest against Babson College, recognizing the outstanding achivements of Wellesley student-athletes over the last 365 Days, as well as the 31st annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day. The evening is the focus of Monday's Daily Shot on wellesley.edu.
No. 22 Wellesley Squash Drops 8-1 Final to No. 24 William SmithFirst year Eva Mullarkey (Locust Valley, N.Y.) earned a 3-1 victory at No. 2, but No. 22 Wellesley College squash dropped an 8-1 final to No. 24 William Smith on Saturday afternoon at the Mount Holyoke College squash courts. William Smith improves to 13-6 overall, while Wellesley is now 4-8 on the season.
Wellesley Squash Suffers 5-4 Setback to Connecticut CollegeNo. 28 Connecticut College scrapped to a 5-4 victory over No. 22 Wellesley College squash on Wednesday evening at the Dana Hall School’s Shipley Center Courts. The win snaps an eight-match winning streak for the Blue versus the Camels, dating back to the 2011-12 season.
Blue Fencing Downs Lafayette, Carnegie Mellon at Cornell InvitationalWellesley College fencing rebounded from an opening round defeat to host Cornell University to earn victories over Lafayette University and Carnegie Mellon University on Saturday at the Cornell Invitational. Wellesley snapped a string of three-straight defeats with the back-to-back wins, improving to 11-13 in head-to-head competition this season.
Andersen, Narvaez, Sharon Lead Wellesley Track & Field at Tufts StampedeSophomore Helen Andersen (Madison, N.J.) furthered her own school record in the weight throw and seniors Edie Sharon (Winchester, Mass.) and Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Colombia) each registered qualifying times for the New England Division III Championships, as Wellesley College track & field competed in the Tufts Stampede on Saturday.
Second Half Surge Sends Coast Guard Past Wellesley Basketball, 63-44Sophomore Micaela Martinelli (Vero Beach, Fla.) and junior Gill Gerton (Lorton, Va.) combined for 31 points to lead the visiting U.S. Coast Guard Academy to a 63-44 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Saturday at Gracia Mangano Martore ’73 Court.
No. 22 Wellesley Squash Falls to No. 25 Colby, No. 15 BatesNo. 22 Wellesley College squash dropped a pair of matches on a Saturday trip to Maine, falling 9-0 to No. 25 Colby College at the Dunaway Courts in the morning and 8-1 to No. 15 Bates in an afternoon match at the Bates Squash Center. The Blue are now 4-6 on the season.