Eleven Wellesley Student-Athletes Named to 2018-19 NEWMAC Sportsmanship Team

Eleven Wellesley Student-Athletes Named to 2018-19 NEWMAC Sportsmanship Team

WELLESLEY, Mass. -- The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) recognized eleven Wellesley College student-athletes from the Blue's eleven NEWMAC sports as members of the All-Sportsmanship Team throughout the 2018-19 academic year.

The NEWMAC is committed to good sportsmanship and developing healthy environments for competition. Each of these student-athletes best demonstrate the ideals of the NEWMAC and its Code of Conduct and were nominated by their teammates and coaches. The eleven Wellesley College student-athletes recognized as members of the Sportsmanship Team have shown their commitment to sportsmanship throughout their competitive seasons, regardless of overall performance or statistics for the season.

Wellesley's 2018-19 NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Team honorees are listed below:

  • Zojajha Ayub '19, Basketball
  • Pippa Cronin '21, Crew
  • Grace Cowles '21, Cross Country
  • Paige Hauke '19, Field Hockey
  • Jill Foye '22, Lacrosse
  • Alex Dionne '19, Soccer
  • Sydney Hopper '19 Softball
  • Jessie Feng '19, Swimming & Diving
  • Michelle Buyer '21, Tennis
  • Catherine Xie '19 Track & Field
  • Cayla Brown '22, Volleyball

The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.