Wellesley to Host SAAC Blue Nation Tailgate, #EarnTheW Day on Saturday

Lacrosse, softball, and tennis will all host games on Saturday at Wellesley (Frank Poulin).
Lacrosse, softball, and tennis will all host games on Saturday at Wellesley (Frank Poulin).

Game Programs: Lacrosse | Softball | Tennis

WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Wellesley College Athletics and the Wellesley Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will conclude NCAA Division III Week with the Blue Nation Tailgate and #EarnTheW Day at the Blue lacrosse, softball, and tennis contests on Saturday, April 6. 

The Blue Nation Tailgate will begin at 12:00 PM between the turf and softball fields. Wellesley Athletics and SAAC invites all family, friends, fans and members of the Wellesley Community to cheer on the Blue to watch lacrosse, softball, and tennis while enjoying burgers, hot dogs, and more!

At 1:00 PM, the Athletic Department will sponsor the third #EarnTheW Day of the year when Blue tennis takes on Skidmore at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse. Giveways at tennis will include the popular Wellesley winter hats, as well as tumblers, t-shirts, and more! Saturday's softball doubleheader will also be Senior Day, with a pregame ceremony taking place prior to the start of game one. 

NCAA DIII Week | Saturday, April 6 | Schedule of Events:

SAAC Blue Nation Tailgate:

  • When: 12:00 PM
  • Where: Outdoor Fields
  • What: Burgers, hot dogs, and more!

#EarnTheW Day:

  • When: 1:00 PM
  • Where: Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse
  • What: Free Giveaways!

NCAA Division III Week is an annual week-long celebration of Division III student-athletes and the impact they have on Division III campuses and in their surrounding communities. This year, NCAA Division III Week begins on Monday, April 1 and continues until Sunday, April 7. For more information, visit wellesleyblue.com/x/80miv.