• Tuesday's Wellesley Volleyball Match at Wheaton Suspended
    September 18, 2018
    Wellesley College volleyball’s New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match at Wheaton College on Tuesday evening at Emerson Gymnasium was suspended in the third set due to unplayable court conditions.
  • Wellesley's Reece Named NEWMAC Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week
    September 17, 2018
    Wellesley College volleyball senior 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 September 16, 2018. Reece has now earned NEWMAC Athlete of the Week honors six times in her career. 
  • Blue Volleyball Cruises Past Mount Holyoke to Improve to 7-0
    September 15, 2018
    Senior Michelle Li (Scarsdale, N.Y.) had a match-high 25 assists and 14 digs to lead Wellesley College volleyball to a 3-0 (25-13, 25-16, 25-17) victory over Mount Holyoke College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday at Howard Gymnasium.
  • Wellesley Head Coach Webb Featured in AVCA Coaching Volleyball Magazine
    September 13, 2018
    Dorothy Webb, Wellesley College Head Volleyball Coach and PERA Professor of the Practice, authored a piece that was featured in the Summer Issue of the American Volleyball Coaches Association's (AVCA) Coaching Volleyball Magazine.
  • Wellesley Volleyball Outlasts UMass Boston in First Five-Set Test of the Season
    September 12, 2018
    Senior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) and sophomore Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) combined for 23 kills as Wellesley College volleyball survived the team’s first five-set test of the season, defeating visiting UMass Boston, 3-2 (25-27, 25-10, 25-13, 18-25, 15-6), on Wednesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
  • Blue Volleyball Rallies For 3-1 Win Over Emerson In NEWMAC Opener
    September 11, 2018
    Senior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) put down a match-high 22 kills to help Wellesley College volleyball rally for a 3-1 (21-25, 25-14, 25-15, 26-24) win over Emerson College in New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) volleyball action on Tuesday evening at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
  • Wellesley Volleyball Rolls Past Colby, Roger Williams to Take 2nd at MIT Invite
    September 08, 2018
    Wellesley College volleyball rolled to a pair of victories on Saturday at the MIT Invitational. The Blue defeat Colby, 3-0 (25-20, 25-11, 25-22) and Roger Williams, 3-1 (17-25, 25-18, 25-17, 25-18), to finish the tournament with a 3-0 record and improve to 4-0 overall to start the 2018 season.
  • Reece Reaches 1,000 Kills; Hoang 1,000 Digs in Blue Volleyball's Win Over Suffolk
    September 07, 2018
    Senior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) recorded her 1,000 career kill and senior Samantha Hoang collected her 1,000 career dig as Wellesley College volleyball celebrated the historic night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse with a 3-0 (25-6, 25-13, 25-14) victory over Suffolk University on Friday evening.
  • Outside Attack Powers Wellesley Volleyball Past Endicott to Open 2018
    August 31, 2018
    Outside hitters Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) and Nicole Doerges (San Marino, Calif.) combined for 30 kills to help power Wellesley College volleyball past Endicott College, 3-1 (25-23, 21-25, 25-20, 25-20), in the season opener for both squads on Friday afternoon at MacDonald Gymnasium.
  • DIII Week Feature: Wellesley Student-Athletes Volunteer in Nicaragua
    April 04, 2018
    This winter, cross country/track & field student-athlete Sophie Dolan '20 and volleyball student-athlete Meghan Shoop '20 joined a group of Wellesley students as volunteers for Wellesley Global Medical Brigades, traveling to Nicaragua for nine days as part of the Wellesley chapter of the non-profit global health and sustainable development organization that also has chapters at many colleges and universities worldwide. For Shoop the experience was her second trip, while it was the first for Dolan. On the trip, Dolan and Shoop set-up a medical/dental clinic that will offer basic health care and health education sessions to rural regions. They also volunteered alongside local health care providers.
  • Wellesley Volleyball's Mota To Attend NCAA DIII Student Immersion Program
    January 16, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball senior Alina Mota (Glendora, Calif.) will attend the 2018 NCAA Division III Student Immersion Program in Indianapolis, Indiana from January 17-20 in conjunction with the 2018 NCAA Convention.  
  • Wellesley Volleyball Head Coach Dorothy Webb Speaking at 2017 AVCA Convention
    December 14, 2017
    Wellesley College Volleyball Head Coach Dorothy Webb will be presenting at the 2017 American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention (AVCA) from December 13-17 in Kansas City, Mo. The annual event is the largest gathering of volleyball coaches in the world for education, networking, and social events. 
  • Wellesley Volleyball's Reece, Gedney, Mota Garner NEWVA Postseason Awards
    December 04, 2017
    The New England Women’s Volleyball Association announced its annual awards following the conclusion of the 2017 season and Wellesley College junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.), first year Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) and senior Alina Mota (Glendora, Calif.) all earned postseason honors. 
  • Wellesley's Reece Earns 2nd Career AVCA Honorable Mention All-America Award
    November 14, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball junior Yasmine Reece had been named an honorable mention American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-America selection, the organization announced on Tuesday.
  • Blue Volleyball's Season Comes To A Close With NCAA Setback To Wesleyan (Conn.)
    November 10, 2017
    Wesleyan University (Conn.) earned a 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-22) victory over Wellesley College volleyball in the First Round of the 2017 NCAA Division III Women’s Volleyball Championship on Friday evening at the Wildcat Center on the campus of Johnson & Wales University.
  • Blue Volleyball's Reece Named AVCA All-Region; Three Earn Honorable Mention
    November 09, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) has been named the 2017 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) New England All-Region team. In addition, the Blue earned a trio of honorable mention selections, as juniors Michelle Li (Scarsdale, N.Y.) and Samantha Hoang (Elk Grove, Calif.), and first year Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) were all recognized. 
  • Wellesley's Reece, Gedney Named To NEWMAC Volleyball All-Conference Squad
    November 07, 2017
    The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2017 Volleyball All-Conference team on Tuesday and Wellesley College junior Yasmine Reece (New Rochelle, N.Y.) and first year Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) have each earned All-Conference recognition. Reece was named to the All-Conference first team, while Gedney grabbed a spot on the All-Conference second team.
  • Wellesley Volleyball Earns At-Large Bid To 2017 NCAA Division III Tournament
    November 06, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball will play Wesleyan University (Conn.) in the opening round of the 2017 NCAA Division III Women’s Volleyball Championship on Friday, November 10, at 5:30 PM at Johnson & Wales University's Wildcat Center in Providence, R.I. 
  • Wellesley Volleyball Falls To MIT In NEWMAC Championship Match
    November 05, 2017
    Top-seeded MIT survived a first set scare before going on to sweep Wellesley College, 3-0 (25-23, 25-15, 25-20), in the championship match of the 2017 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Volleyball Championship on Sunday at MIT’s Rockwell Cage. The conference title is the second-straight for the Engineers.
  • Blue Volleyball Advances To NEWMAC Title Match With Five-Set Win Over Babson
    November 04, 2017
    Third-seeded Wellesley College volleyball earned a 15-12 victory in the deciding fifth game to defeat second-seeded Babson College, 3-2 (23-25, 25-18, 29-27, 18-25, 15-12) in the semifinals of the New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Volleyball Championship on Saturday afternoon at MIT’s Rockwell Cage. 
  • 24 Wellesley Student-Athletes Earn Fall NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Honors
    November 03, 2017
    The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the 2017 NEWMAC Fall Academic All-Conference Teams. A total of 24 Wellesley College student-athletes representing the Blue cross country, field hockey, soccer, and volleyball teams have been recognized. 
  • Wellesley Volleyball Sweeps Past Coast Guard To Advance To NEWMAC Semifinals
    October 31, 2017
    First year outside hitters Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) and Nikki Jensen (Castro Valley, Calif.) combined for 25 kills to lead third-seeded Wellesley College volleyball to a 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-19) sweep of sixth-seeded Coast Guard in the quarterfinals of the New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Volleyball Championship on Tuesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse. 
  • No. 3 Wellesley Volleyball To Host No. 6 Coast Guard In NEWMAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    No. 3 Wellesley College volleyball will host No. 6 U.S. Coast Guard Academy in the quarterfinals of the 2017 New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Volleyball Championship on Tuesday, October 31, at 7:00 PM.
  • Volleyball Sweeps Framingham St. Tri-Match To Cap 20-Win Regular Season
    October 28, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball secured the program's first 20-win season since 2013 with a sweep of a non-conference tri-match on Saturday at the Framingham State Athletic Center. The Blue earned 3-0 wins in both of their matches, defeating Westfield St 25-5, 25-20, 25-16, and the host Rams 25-15, 25-15, 25-11.
  • Wellesley Volleyball Cruises Past Southern Maine, 3-0
    October 26, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball got 17 kills from first year Lauren Gedney (Huntersville, N.C.) to cruise to a 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-15) sweep of the University of Southern Maine in non-conference play on Thursday at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
  • Blue Volleyball Falls To Babson in Key NEWMAC Match-Up, 3-1
    October 24, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball fell short of host Babson College, dropping a 3-1 (25-22, 11-25, 25-22, 21-13) final to their crosstown rivals in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Tuesday at Staake Gymnasium.
  • Wellesley's Reece Named NEWMAC Volleyball Defensive Athlete of the Week
    October 23, 2017
    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 Defensive Athlete of the Week for the week ending October 22, 2017. Reece has now earned NEWMAC Athlete of the Week honors five times in her career and was the NEWMAC Offensive Athlete of the Week earlier this season. 
  • Blue Volleyball Sweeps Past Hamilton, Trinity at Hall of Fame Invite
    October 21, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball swept past Hamilton College and Trinity College (Conn.) to finish the 26th annual Hall of Fame Invitational with a perfect 3-0 record. After defeating host Amherst, 3-2, on Friday night, the Blue returned on Saturday to defeat Hamilton, 3-0 (25-23, 25-21, 25-21), and Trinity, 3-0 (25-22, 25-13, 25-14).
  • Wellesley Volleyball Earns 3-2 Comeback Victory At Amherst
    October 20, 2017
    Wellesley College volleyball bounced back from a first set setback before outlasting host Amherst College, 3-2 (23-25, 25-13, 25-15, 12-25, 15-13), on the opening night of the 26th Annual Hall of Fame Invitational on Friday night at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • No. 15 MIT Sweeps Blue Volleyball In Key NEWMAC Match-up
    October 17, 2017
    No. 15 MIT swept to a 3-0 (25-14, 25-23, 25-16) victory over Wellesley College volleyball in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
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