2011-12 News

May 22, 2012
Robbins, Canty Named Lacrosse All-Region
Junior Allison Robbins and first-year Claire Canty each represented Wellesley on the second team for the Berkshire region.

May 1, 2012
Wellesley Lacrosse Players Earn All-Conference; Canty Rookie of the Year
The Wellesley College lacrosse team was honored by the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference with several post-season awards, as voted on by the league's coaches. First-year Claire Canty highlighted the awards, taking home Rookie of the Year honors, while Wellesley placed Canty, Allison Robbins, and Brit Mscisz on the All-Conference team.

April 28, 2012
Babson Tops Blue Lacrosse in NEWMAC Semifinals
BABSON PARK, Mass. —Top-seeded Babson College erupted for 15 first half goals en route to a 24-12 victory over fourth-seeded Wellesley College in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Semifinal contest at MacDowell Field.

April 25, 2012
Blue Lacrosse Downs Smith to Advance to NEWMAC Semis
The Wellesley College lacrosse team used a late first half run, en route to a 19-14 victory over Smith College in the opening round of the New England Women's and Men's Conference tournament.

April 23, 2012
Blue Softball/Lacrosse Qualify for NEWMAC Tournament
WELLESLEY, Mass. -- The Wellesley College lacrosse and softball teams have qualified to compete in the upcoming NEWMAC Tournament.

April 21, 2012
Babson Thwarts Late Blue Lacrosse Comeback
The Babson College women’s lacrosse team completed its fifth regular season conference sweep in the last six seasons on Saturday, as the Beavers held off visiting Wellesley College, 13-11, in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tilt at MacDowell Field.

April 17, 2012
Wheaton Tops Wellesley Lacrosse
Senior Hailey Colburn scored five goals and junior Amy Moreira recorded a goal and four assists in Wheaton College's 17-10 win over Wellesley College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's lacrosse action Tuesday afternoon at Keefe Field.

April 14, 2012
Lacrosse Cruises Past Smith on Senior Day
The Wellesley College lacrosse team held Smith College to just four goals in each half, cruising to a 21-8 victory over the Pioneers on Saturday afternoon. The win improves the Blue to 5-8 overall, 3-1 in NEWMAC play. Smith falls to 7-6 overall, 2-3 in the NEWMAC. Both teams remain alive in the hunt for a NEWMAC playoff berth.

April 10, 2012
Wellesley Lacrosse Downs MIT, 22-14
Sophomore Brit Mscisz scored seven goals, leading the Wellesley College lacrosse team to a 22-14 victory over MIT in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Tuesday afternoon in Wellesley. The win lifts the Blue to 2-1 in the NEWMAC, 4-8 overall, while the Engineers dip to 0-3 in NEWMAC play, 2-9 overall.

April 7, 2012
Second Half Springfield Surge Dooms Blue Lacrosse
The Springfield College lacrosse team outscored host Wellesley College, 10-3 in the second half, en route to a 17-10 victory over the Blue in NEWMAC action on Saturday morning. The Pride broke open a 7-7 game, earning its second NEWMAC victory of the season, improving to 6-6 overall (2-1 NEWMAC). Wellesley suffers its first NEWMAC loss, dipping to 3-8 (1-1 NEWMAC).

April 4, 2012
Late Surge Pushes Eastern Conn. Past Blue Lax
Warriors top Blue in 10-8 nailbiter.

April 1, 2012
Bates Tops Wellesley Lacrosse
Bobcats down Blue, 16-6.

March 29, 2012
Blue Lacrosse Overpowers New England College
The Wellesley College lacrosse team jumped out to an 11-4 halftime lead and never looked back, posting an 18-11 victory over visiting New England College on Thursday afternoon. The win improved the Blue to 3-5, while the Pilgrims dip to 2-5 with the non-conference loss.

March 24, 2012
Blue Lacrosse Tops Mount Holyoke to Open NEWMAC Play
The Wellesley College lacrosse team opened NEWMAC play with a 15-8 victory over Mount Holyoke College at the Mount Holyoke Turf Field on Saturday. The victory improves Wellesley to 2-5 (1-0 NEWMAC), while the Lyons set their season mark to 4-2 (0-1 NEWMAC).

March 21, 2012
Fuchs Nets 6 Goals in Wellesley Loss to Muhlenberg
The Wellesley College lacrosse team dropped a 20-13 contest to Muhlenberg on the road on Wednesday evening. The loss dips the Blue to 1-5, while the Mules improve to 4-1 on the season.

March 19, 2012
Wellesley Lacrosse Falls to Drew, 18-15
The Wellesley College lacrosse team dropped a tight 18-15 game at the hands of Drew University on Monday. The Rangers, winners of their last four games, improve to 4-0 on the season, while Wellesley falls to 1-4.

March 14, 2012
Lacrosse Cruises to 18-5 Victory Over Simmons
The Wellesley College lacrosse team picked up its first win of the season, cruising to an 18-5 non-conference victory over Simmons on Wednesday evening. The Blue move to 1-3 on the season, while the Sharks move to 1-2.

March 10, 2012
Lacrosse Falls in Overtime to Lasell
The Lasell College women’s lacrosse team defeated Wellesley College in a double overtime thriller, 16-15 in the Lasers home opener.

March 7, 2012
Blue Lacrosse Falls at Endicott
The Wellesley College lacrosse team dropped a 16-6 road game on Wednesday night, as Endicott withstood an early storm and then shutt down the Blue under the lights at Endicott Stadium.

March 3, 2012
Blue Lacrosse Drops Heartbreaker to UNE
Junior Cara Cole scored off a rebound with 44 seconds remaining to hand the visiting University of New England women’s lacrosse team a thrilling 15-14 victory over host Wellesley College on a chilly Saturday afternoon. The win lifts the Nor’easters to 2-0, while the Blue dip to 0-1 to start the 2012 season.

March 3, 2012
Lacrosse vs. UNE Moved to 2pm!
Due to snow on the playing field, Saturday's lacrosse game against the University of New England will be delayed to a 2:00pm start.