2015-16 Wellesley Basketball News

  • Springfield Tops Blue Basketball in Regular Season Finale
    February 20, 2016
    Sophomore Kayla Jang (South Pasadena, Calif.) scored a career-high 21 points but Wellesley College basketball dropped an 85-39 decision to host Springfield College in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season finale for both teams on Saturday afternoon at Blake Arena.
  • Smith Secures 70-32 NEWMAC Victory Over Blue Basketball
    February 17, 2016
    Three different Smith College players scored in double-figures to lead the visiting Pioneers to a 70-32 victory over Wellesley College basketball in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Wednesday night a Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Blue Basketball to Play 4Kay, Host Student-Athlete Appreciation Day on Feb. 17
    February 11, 2016
    Wellesley College basketball will take part in the annual Play 4Kay national initiative to raise awareness and funds for women's cancer research when the Blue host Smith College at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, February 17 at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Scott Leads Blue Basketball to 41-26 Win at Mount Holyoke
    February 13, 2016
    Senior forward Chelsi Scott (Portland, Mich.) posted a double-double of 13 points and 14 rebounds to lead Wellesley College Basketball to a 41-26 win over Mount Holyoke College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Blue Basketball Celebrates Senior Day, Falls to Wheaton, 61-49
    February 06, 2016
    Visiting Wheaton College earned a 61-49 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over host Wellesley College basketball on Saturday afternoon at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • MIT Fights Off Late Rally To Down Blue Hoops, 52-38
    February 03, 2016
    Visiting MIT fought off a late rally from Wellesley College basketball to earn a 52-38 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory on Wednesday evening at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Clark Topples Wellesley Hoops, 71-55
    January 30, 2016
    Clark University led from wire-to-wire, earning a 71-55 victory over Wellesley College basketball in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Blue Basketball Can’t Erase Early Deficit in 50-38 Setback at Emerson
    January 27, 2016
    Despite a game-high 16 points from senior Chelsi Scott (Portland, Mich.), Wellesley College basketball dropped a 50-38 decision to Emerson College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Wednesday night at Bobbi Brown & Steven Plofker Gym.
  • Springfield Tops Blue Basketball in NEWMAC Action, 69-42
    January 23, 2016
    Springfield College got out to a 16-4 first quarter lead and never looked back, defeating Wellesley College basketball, 69-42, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Basketball Lets Lead Get Away in 60-53 Setback at Wheaton
    January 20, 2016
    Wellesley College sophomore Kayla Jang (South Pasadena, Calif.) scored a career-high 18 points, but host Wheaton College rallied from a 33-26 halftime deficit to defeat the Blue, 60-53, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Wednesday evening at Emerson Gymnasium.
  • Second Quarter Run Helps Babson Past Blue Basketball, 62-41
    January 14, 2016
    Babson College used a 12-0 run late in the second quarter to break open a one-point game and take a 62-41 win over Wellesley College basketball in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Thursday evening at Staake Gymnasium.
  • Fast Start Sends Coast Guard Past Blue Basketball
    January 12, 2016
    The United States Coast Guard Academy jumped out to a 19-2 first quarter lead en route to a 59-36 victory over Wellesley College basketball in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday evening at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Clark Rallies From Early Deficit To Top Blue Basketball
    January 09, 2016
    Trailing 15-10 at the end of the first quarter, Clark University outscored Wellesley College basketball 55-40 over the final three quarter to take a 65-55 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Saturday afternoon at the Kneller Athletic Center.
  • WPI Cruises to NEWMAC Victory Over Blue Basketball
    January 06, 2016
    Three WPI players scored in double-figures, led by a game-high 14 points from sophomore Ama Biney (Worcester, Mass.), as the Engineers raced to a 67-35 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday evening at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Westfield State Downs Blue Basketball in Holiday Tournament Final
    January 03, 2016
    Despite a career-high 28 points and 19 rebounds from senior Chelsi Scott (Portland, Mich.), Wellesley College basketball dropped an 80-61 decision to Westfield State University in the final of Westfield State Holiday Tournament on Sunday afternoon at the Woodward Center.
  • Blue Hoops Scores 50-48 OT Victory Over Colby-Sawyer at WSU Holiday Tournament
    January 02, 2016
    Senior Chelsi Scott (Portland, Mich.) knocked down a pair of free throws with 20 seconds remaining in overtime to lift Wellesley College basketball to a 50-48 victory over Colby-Sawyer College on day one of the Westfield State Holiday Tournament.
  • Blue Basketball Earns Decisive 68-28 Victory Over Mount Holyoke
    December 05, 2015
    Sophomore Anna Cahill (New London, N.H.) scored a career-high 15 points to lead Wellesley College basketball to a 68-28 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over visiting Mount Holyoke College on Saturday afternoon at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • WPI Uses Late Run to Down Blue Hoops, 47-34
    December 02, 2015
    WPI outscored Wellesley College basketball 15-3 in the fourth quarter to take a 47-34 victory in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday night at Harrington Auditorium.
  • MIT Takes Down Blue Basketball in NEWMAC Opener
    November 28, 2015
    MIT scored 13-straight points in the opening quarter en route to a 67-44 victory over Wellesley College basketball in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener for both squads on Saturday afternoon at MIT's Rockwell Cage.
  • Southern Vermont Tops Blue Basketball at Curry Tip-Off Tournament
    November 22, 2015
    Three different players scored in double-figures for the Blue but it wasn't enough, as Wellesley College basketball dropped a 78-62 non-conference decision to Southern Vermont College in the consolation final of the Curry College Tip-Off Tournament on Sunday afternoon.
  • Trinity Downs Blue Basketball in Opening Round of Curry Tip-Off Tournament
    November 21, 2015
    Trinity College (Conn.) opened the game on a 9-0 run en route to a 53-30 non-conference victory over Wellesley College basketball in the opening round of the 2015 Curry College Women's Basketball Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday afternoon.
  • Blue Basketball Battles to 43-35 Win Over Simmons
    November 18, 2015
    Wellesley College basketball held on to take a 43-35 victory over visiting Simmons College in a non-conference contest on Wednesday evening at Gracia Mangano Martore '73 Court.
  • Blue Basketball Tripped Up on Final Day of Skidmore Invitational
    November 14, 2015
    Senior Chelsi Scott (Portland, Mich.) recorded her second-straight double-double to open the season but Wellesley College basketball dropped a 53-50 non-conference decision to Skidmore College on day two of the Skidmore Invitational.
  • St. Joseph's (Me.) Tops Blue Basketball in Season Opener, 53-47
    November 13, 2015
    Saint Joseph’s College of Maine outscored Wellesley College basketball 17-8 in the fourth quarter to take a 53-47 non-conference victory in the 2015-16 season opener for both teams on Friday evening at the Skidmore Invitational Tournament.