Defending National Champion Wellesley College crew will make the program's eighth consecutive trip to the NCAA Division III Women's Rowing Championships, May 26-27 at Lake Mercer in West Windsor, New Jersey. This year's championships will be hosted by The Ivy League and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced the All-Region honorees for the 2017 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season and Wellesley College track & field senior Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Colombia) has earned all-region accolades in the 400m.
This year, the New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) established an All-Sportsmanship Team, recognizing student-athletes from each team and in every sport that best demonstrate the ideals of the NEWMAC and its Code of Conduct.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) has announced the 360 players chosen for the 2017 NFCA Division III All-Region softball teams, and Wellesley College seniors Anna Pisac (Snohomish, Wash.) and Ashtyn Coleman (Scottsdale, Ariz.) and junior Amanda Manning (Chico, Calif.) have all been selected to the New England All-Region Team.
Wellesley College track & field seniors Edie Sharon (Winchester, Mass.) , Sonja Cwik (La Canada, Calif.), and Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Colombia) made one last attempt at securing NCAA Championship qualifying times at the MIT Last Chance Qualifier on a balmy Thursday evening at Sherie and Don (1961) Morrison Track.
Seniors Edie Sharon (Winchester, Mass.) and Sonja Cwik (La Canada, Calif.) each recorded season-best times, as Wellesley College track & field closed out the season on Saturday at the NEICAAA Championships at Williams College.
Wellesley College track & field seniors Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Colombia) and Sara Vannah (Amherst, Mass.) represented the Blue on Friday at the NEICAAA Championships at Williams College, taking final aim at qualifying times for this year’s NCAA Division III Championships.
No. 6 Wellesley College crews's varsity eight took fourth place, while the second and third varsity each won bronze, and the novice eight took home gold, on Friday at the National Invitational Rowing Championships (NIRC) on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester. Returning to Lake Quinsigamond for the third-straight week of competition, Wellesley placed all four boats in the grand finals and tied for first in the overall women's points trophy standings.
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released the 2016-17 Academic All-District At-Large Team on Thursday afternoon, recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. After sweeping both boards at the NCAA Division III Championships, Wellesley College swimming & diving junior Maura Sticco-Ivins has earned one of ten spots on the All-District First Team.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2017 Rowing Coach of the Year following the conference championships. After leading the Blue to their seventh consecutive championship title, Head Coach Tessa Spillane has been voted as the 2017 Rowing Coach of the Year.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released the 2017 Women's Lacrosse postseason awards on Tuesday afternoon and Wellesley College earned five selections. Leading the way for the Blue, senior Nikki Sharkin (Summit, N.J.) earned an All-Conference first team selection. Classmates Courtney Peterson (Glastonbury, Conn.), Wendy Nettleton (La Jolla, Calif.), junior Jenna Mulrenan (Glen Ridge, N.J.) and sophomore Dacia Persky (Las Vegas, Nev.) all earned a spot on the All-Conference second team.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released the 2017 Softball postseason awards on Monday morning and Wellesley College senior outfielders Ashtyn Coleman (Scottsdale, Ariz.), Anna Pisac (Snohomish, Wash.) have been named to the All-Conference first team, while junior outfielder Amanda Manning (Chico, Calif.) has earned a spot on the All-Conference second team.
Senior Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Columbia) was the runner-up in the 400m and set a new school record in the 200m to lead Wellesley College track & field on Saturday at the 2017 New England Division III Championships at Williams College's Lee Track & Field Complex.
Wellesley College crew advanced all four eights boats grand finals, before weather played havoc with the remainder of the day’s schedule at the 2017 New England Rowing Championships on Lake Quinsigamond.
No. 2 Babson College opened the game on a 7-1 run and never trailed in a 14-5 victory over No. 6 Wellesley College lacrosse in the semifinals of the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women’s Lacrosse Championship on Saturday at Stagg Field at Springfield College.
The 2016-17 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Softball Team has been released to recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom and Wellesley College softball senior Anna Pisac (Snohomish, Wash.) has been announced as a First Team All-District selection.
Wellesley College crew earned victories in the First, Second and Fourth Varisty Eight races to claim the program's seventh-consecutive New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) championship on Saturday morning on Lake Quinsigamond.
Led by All-Conference performances from seniors Sonja Cwik (La Canada, Calif.) and Isabella Narvaez (Cali, Colombia), Wellesley College track & field amassed 53 points to finish in sixth place at the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track & Field Championships on Saturday at MIT’s Steinbrenner Track.
Sophomore Dacia Persky (Las Vegas, Nev.) scored five goals and added an assist to lead No. 6 Wellesley College lacrosse to a 15-9 victory over No. 3 Wheaton College in the quarterfinals of the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Lacrosse Championship (NEWMAC) on Saturday afternoon at Nordin Field.
Junior Ama Biney (Worcester, Mass.) and first year Cassie Graca (Somerset, Mass.) launched back-to-back home runs to open the bottom of the first, as No. 1 WPI went on to defeat No. 6 Wellesley, 14-1, in five innings on day two of the 2017 New England Women’s & Mens’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Softball Championship on Saturday at WPI’s Rooftop Field.
No. 6 Wellesley College softball defeated No. 3 Wheaton College, 2-1, in their opening game, but fell to host No. 2 Springfield College, 5-0, in game two on the opening day of the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Softball Championship at Springfield College’s Potter Field. The victory over Wheaton was the 300th in the career of Wellesley Head Coach Keri O’Meara in Wellesley softball program history.
The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the 2017 Spring Academic All-Conference teams and 21 Wellesley College student-athletes from four teams have been recognized for their success in the classroom.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the seeds for the 2017 Women's Lacrosse Championship on Wednesday evening and No. 6 Wellesley College lacrosse will play at No. 3 Wheaton College in the NEWMAC Quarterfinals on Saturday, April 29, at 1:00 PM.
Visiting Wheaton College scored three unanswered goals over the final 8:01 of regulation to rally for an 8-7 victory over Wellesley College lacrosse in the New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season finale for both teams on a rain-soaked Wednesday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
Wellesley College golf matched a program best with a third place finish at the 2017 Liberty League Golf Championship on Sunday at the Par-72, 5,804 Yard Spook Rock Golf Course. The Blue also placed two golfers in the top-ten, as first year Ryan MacVicar (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) tied for sixth and junior Maya Muldowney (Waunakee, Wis.) finished eighth, to become the first golfers in program history to earn Liberty League All-Conference honors.