• Wellesley Falls to Springfield in NEWMAC Quarterfinals, 69-55
    February 25, 2009
    Corey Finch scored 14 points to lead the Springfield College women's basketball team to a 69-55 victory over Wellesley College in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference Tournament Quarterfinal game this evening at Springfield College's Blake Arena. With the win, the Pride is now 16-10 overall, while Wellesley ends its season at 10-12.
  • Wellesley Drops Season-Closer to Smith, 57-53
    February 21, 2009
    Wellesley basketball closed out its regular season with a heart-breaking loss to Smith College this afternoon during Senior Day at Keohane Sports Center. The visiting Pioneers were perfect at the line, shooting 10-10 from the charity stripe, to seal the 57-53 win in coach Kathy Hagerstrom's final home game for the Blue.
  • Wellesley Falls to Clark in Overtime, 64-61
    February 18, 2009
    On "Pink Zone" night at Wellesley College, the Blue fell short despite a strong comeback,dropping a hard-fought game to Clark University. The win lifts the Cougars to 13-11 on the season, 9-3 in NEWMAC play. Wellesley falls to 10-10 overall, 4-9 in conference competition.
  • Thomas Nets 23 as Blue Basketball Defeats MIT
    February 14, 2009
    Led by Julia Thomas’ game-high 23 points on 11-of-15 shooting, the Wellesley College women’s basketball team defeated host MIT, 58-44, in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game on Saturday afternoon. Clara Yuan paced the Engineers (4-17, 0-11 NEWMAC) with 15 points.
  • Wellesley Basketball Falls to Wheaton, 63-54
    February 11, 2009
    Wheaton College used a 17-2 run over the final seven minutes of the game to upend Wellesley College in a Wednesday evening NEWMAC (New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference) women's basketball game at the Keohane Sports Center. The win lifts the Lyons to 13-9 overall with a 7-3 conference record. The Blue drop to 9-9, 3-7 in the NEWMAC.
  • Richter Leads Wellesley to Victory Over Mount Holyoke
    February 07, 2009
    – A conventional three-point play by senior Courtney Richter (Sinking Spring, PA) with five seconds remaining in regulation boosted the Wellesley College women’s basketball team to a thrilling 54-52 triumph over New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) foe Mount Holyoke College this afternoon at the Mildred Howard Gymnasium. Trailing 52-45 with 3:45 to go, the Blue rallied for the final nine points of the game to secure their second straight win over the Lyons.
  • Wellesley Falls to WPI, 72-56
    February 04, 2009
    Despite senior Jessica Duff (Milton, Abingdon, UK) scoring the 1000th point of her career, the Wellesley basketball team fell to NEWMAC leader WPI, 72-57, at Keohane Sports Center. The win lifts WPI to 16-5 overall, 8-1 in conference play. The Blue fall to 8-8 on the season with a 2-6 mark in the NEWMAC.
  • Wellesley Falls to Babson, 62-46
    January 31, 2009
    Despite a strong first-half performance, Wellesley basketball fell to Babson College 62-46 this afternoon at Keohane Sports Center. The Blue drop to 8-7 on the season, 2-5 in conference play. Cross-town rival Babson moves to 12-7 overall, 5-2 in the NEWMAC competition.
  • Thomas, Duff Lead Wellesley Basketball to 77-52 Win Over Lassell
    January 29, 2009
    Wellesley seniors Julia Thomas (Concord, CA) and Jessica Duff (Milton, Abingdon, UK) combined for 43 points to lead the Blue basketball team to a 77-52 win over Lasell College on Thursday night at Keohane Sports Center. The non-conference win lifts Wellesley to 8-6 overall, while the Lasers fall to 6-12 on the year.
  • Orama Nets Career-High in Loss to Wheaton
    January 24, 2009
    Wellesley first-year Elisha Orama (Miramar, FL) scored a career-high 16 points, but it wasn't enough as the Blue fell to Wheaton College, 64-49 in a NEWMAC match-up on Saturday afternoon. The win improves Wheaton to 10-7 overall with a 4-1 mark in conference play. Wellesley falls to 7-6 and 2-4 in the NEWMAC.
  • King, Babson Rule Over Wellesley Basketball
    January 21, 2009
    First-year forward Kathleen King (Framingham, MA) matched her career high with 24 points to lead the host Babson College Beavers to a convincing 78-44 victory over crosstown rival Wellesley College in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s basketball game at Staake Gymnasium on Wednesday night. With the win, Babson improved to 10-6 overall and 3-1 in the conference, while the Blue slipped to 7-5 overall and 2-3 in the NEWMAC.
  • Wellesley Basketball Wins Second Straight; Blue Down Coast Guard 53-42
    January 17, 2009
    Wellesley basketball picked up their second straight NEWMAC win with a 53-42 victory over Coast Guard on Saturday afternoon at the Keohane Sports Center. The win lifts the Blue to 7-4 overall with a 2-2 conference mark while the Bears fall to 1-11, 1-3 in the NEWMAC.
  • Offensive Explosion Powers Wellesley Over MIT, 98-56
    January 14, 2009
    Hitting 60% from the field and 85% from the line, Wellesley basketball shot its way to a 98-56 win over MIT this evening at Keohane Sports Center. Tonight's game marks the Blue's best offensive performance since scoring 101 in a win over Bryn Mawr in 1999. The victory lifts the Blue to 6-4 overall, 1-2 in the NEWMAC. MIT falls to 4-8 on the season, 0-2 in conference play.
  • Wellesley Falls to WPI, 75-40
    January 10, 2009
    Serena Dubois (Bangor, ME) notched a double-double to highlight four WPI players in double figures as the Engineers defeated visiting Wellesley 75-40 in NEWMAC women's basketball action on Saturday afternoon. With the win, WPI ups it record to 10-4 on the season and 2-0 in conference play while Wellesley falls to 5-4 overall and 0-2 in NEWMAC action.
  • Wellesley Basketball Falls to Springfield to Open NEWMAC Play
    January 07, 2009
    Senior center Lauren O'Connor (Valhalla, N.Y.) scored a game-high 21 points, including her 1,000 career point as the Springfield College women's basketball team opened up New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference play with a 83-55 win over Wellesley on Wednesday evening.
  • Late Rally Leads Wellesley Past RIC, 73-62
    December 09, 2008
    With the support of a raucous home court crowd, Wellesley College staged a dramatic comeback to defeat Rhode Island College 73-62 this evening in Dorothy Towne Field House. After facing a 19-point deficit midway through the second half, the Blue outscored the Anchorwomen 29-2 in the final eight minutes of the game to grab the come-from-behind victory on Fall Sport Recognition Night. The win lifts the Blue to 5-2 on the season. RIC drops to 4-5.
  • Duff Leads Wellesley to Victory Over Albertus Magnus
    December 06, 2008
    Senior Jessica Duff (Milton, Abingdon, UK) scored 26 points and added 15 rebounds as the Wellesley basketball defeated Albertus Magnus College on the road, 65-59, on Saturday afternoon.
  • Seniors Lead Wellesley to Victory over Wentworth
    December 02, 2008
    Senior Julia Thomas (Concord, CA) scored a game-high 26 points on 10-for-12 shooting, to go along with 12 rebounds, and classmate Jessica Duff (Milton, Abingdon, UK) scored 21 points and grabbed 18 rebounds as Wellesley defeated Wentworth 72-57, in a non-league contest played at Tansey Gymnasium.
  • Blue Basketball Falls on the Road at Brandeis
    November 25, 2008
    Senior forward Cassidy Dadaos (Healdsburg, Calif./Healdsburg) scored 12 of her team- and career-high 14 points in the first half as the Brandeis University women's basketball team jumped out to a 52-16 lead at the break and never looked back as the Judges defeated the visiting Wellesley College Blue, 76-44, in Red Auerbach Arena tonight.
  • Wellesley Basketball Downs Agnes Scott College at Seven Sisters Tournament
    November 23, 2008
    The Wellesley College basketball team cruised to a 78-43 win over Agnes Scott College in the final day of the Seven Sisters Tournament. The 35-point win marks the largest margin of victory for Wellesley since the Blue defeated conference-rival MIT, 75-37, on January 15, 2005.
  • Wellesley Basketball Outlasts Vassar in Overtime at Seven Sisters Tournament
    November 22, 2008
    The Wellesley College basketball team downed Vassar College 65-61 in overtime in the opening game of the 2008 Seven Sisters Tournament. The Blue pick up their first win of the season in their second-straight overtime contest.
  • Wellesley Basketball Drops Nailbiter to Roger Williams
    November 19, 2008
    The Wellesley College basketball team rallied from a 13-point deficit to force two overtimes, but eventually dropped a close 73-71 decision to Roger Williams on the road. The win improves the Hawks to 1-1 on the season, while the Blue fall to 0-1.