Athletics News

  • Kerrich Named CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention
    June 21, 2017
    For the second year in a row, Zoe Kerrich '18 of the Wesleyan University women's swimming & diving team has been named a College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Honorable Mention. In addition, both the men's and women's swimming & diving teams were named Scholar All-America teams.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff Honored by IMLCA
    June 14, 2017
    Following a historic 2017 season, the Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse coaching staff was recognized by the Intercollegiate Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IMLCA), and was named the Northeast Region Coaching Staff of the Year.
  • Chong Named DIII Honda Athlete of the Year Nominee for Tennis
    June 06, 2017
    For the third consecutive year, Eudice Chong ’18 of the Wesleyan University women’s tennis team was named the Division III Honda Athlete of the Year nominee for tennis, as announced by Executive Director Chris Voelz of THE Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA) presented by Honda.
  • NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! Chong Defends Singles Title, Claims Doubles Crown with Yu
    May 27, 2017
    Eudice Chong ’18 of the Wesleyan University women’s tennis team swept the 2017 NCAA Division III Individual Championships Saturday, as she claimed her third consecutive singles title and later won her first doubles crown alongside Victoria Yu ’19. Chong is the first Division III women’s tennis player since 2004 to win both the singles and doubles championship in the same year.
  • Ted Bergman ’17 Named Top Goalie in Division III
    May 30, 2017
    Senior Ted Bergman of the Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team was recognized as the top goalie in all of Division III, as he was named the Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Award Outstanding Goalie by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA).
  • Women’s Varsity 8 Boat Finishes Sixth at NCAA Championships
    May 27, 2017
    The Wesleyan University women’s Varsity 8 boat competed in the V8 Grand Final at the 2017 NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Championships on Saturday, and finished sixth overall in the six-boat field.
  • Chong Advances to Singles Finals and Doubles Semifinals with Yu
    May 26, 2017
    Eudice Chong ’18 of the Wesleyan University women’s tennis team returns to the NCAA Division III Singles Championship following two convincing wins on Friday, while Victoria Yu ’19 reached the semifinals. In addition, the duo advanced to the doubles semifinals with a commanding win in the quarterfinal round later in the day.
  • Women’s Varsity 8 Boat Advances to Grand Final at NCAA Championships
    May 26, 2017
    For the second consecutive season, the Wesleyan University women’s Varsity 8 boat will have a chance at a national title as the Cardinals advanced to the Grand Final by taking first overall in the Repechage on Friday evening.
  • Mike Fried Named Wilson/ITA Men’s Coach of the Year
    May 26, 2017
    The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its 2017 Division III National Award Winners, and named Wesleyan University head tennis coach Mike Fried the Wilson/ITA Men’s Coach of the Year following a historic season for the Cardinals.
  • Chong and Yu Advance to Quarterfinals in Singles and Doubles Play
    May 25, 2017
    Eudice Chong ’18 and Victoria Yu ’19 of the Wesleyan University women’s tennis team excelled in Day 1 action at the 2017 NCAA Division III Individual Championships as they each advanced to the quarterfinals in singles play, while also reaching the quarterfinals as a doubles tandem.
  • Chen Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Individual Championships
    May 25, 2017
    Steven Chen ’18 of the Wesleyan University men’s tennis team won his first match in the 2017 NCAA Division III Individual Championships to earn All-America honors, before losing in the Round of 16 to end a spectacular junior campaign.
  • Seven Players Named All-Americans; Bergman and Stanton Earn First Team Honors
    May 24, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team continues to break program records in 2017 as the Cardinals put seven players on the USILA/Nike All-America Teams, including two First Team selections in senior goalie Ted Bergman and junior attack Harry Stanton.
  • Bergman Selected to play in USILA/Nike North-South All-Star Game
    May 24, 2017
    Senior goalie Ted Bergman of the Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team has been selected to play in the 2017 Division III USILA/Nike North-South Game on Friday, May 26. The senior all-star game will be played on Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium on the campus of Providence College, beginning at 3 p.m.
  • No. 5 Men’s Tennis Falls to No. 3 CMS in NCAA Quarterfinals, Ending Historic Season
    May 22, 2017
    A historic 2017 season came to an end Monday night for the fifth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s tennis team as the Cardinals lost to No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in the NCAA Quarterfinals, 5-0.
  • Historic 2017 Season Comes to an End for No. 4 Wesleyan; Loses to No. 2 RIT in NCAA Semifinals
    May 21, 2017
    The No. 4 Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team lost to No. 2 RIT in the 2017 NCAA Division III Semifinals on Sunday, 22-9. Harry Stanton ’18 scored five of the team’s nine goals, while Chad Levick recorded 10 points (7g, 3a) and Ryan Lee added nine (5g, 4a) for the Tigers, who advance to the championship game and will play No. 1 Salisbury for the title on Sunday, May 28 at Gillette Stadium.
  • Caroline Sgaglione ’19 Named IWLCA Second Team All-American
    May 18, 2017
    Caroline Sgaglione ’19 of the No. 16 Wesleyan University women’s lacrosse team was named a 2017 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Second Team All-American, as announced by the IWLCA.
  • 113 Cardinals Earn NESCAC Spring All-Academic Honors; Ten Named To All-Sportsmanship Team
    May 19, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – 113 Wesleyan University student-athletes were honored for their excellence in the classroom when the NESCAC announced its 2017 Spring All-Academic Team Friday afternoon, while ten others were named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • No. 4 Wesleyan to Face No. 2 RIT in NCAA Semifinals on Sunday
    May 19, 2017
    For the third time in program history, the Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team has advanced to the Final Four following a thrilling 14-13 win over No. 3 Bates College in the 2017 NCAA Division III Quarterfinals. The Cardinals (20-1) – ranked No. 4 in the USILA/NIKE Coaches Poll – will travel to Rochester, N.Y. to face No. 2 RIT (19-2) in the national semifinals on Sunday, May 21 at 1 p.m. The winner advances to the championship game at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. on Sunday, May 28, and will play the winner of No. 1 Salisbury (20-1)/No. 7 Denison (18-1).
  • Fried Named Northeast Coach of the Year; Chen Named Player to Watch
    May 18, 2017
    Wesleyan University men’s tennis head coach Mike Fried was named the 2017 Division III Northeast Wilson/ITA Coach of the Year, while Steven Chen ’18 was named the ITA Player to Watch, as announced Thursday by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
  • Queenan and Miller-Lewis Named to NIRC All-Stewards Team
    May 18, 2017
    Mike Queenan ’17 of Wesleyan University men’s crew, and Ava Miller-Lewis ’17 of women’s crew, were named to the 2017 National Invitational Rowing Championships (NIRC) All-Stewards Team, while 23 Cardinals were named to the NIRC All-Academic Team, as announced Thursday by USRowing and the NIRC.
  • Chen Named First Team All-NESCAC; Liu and Roberts Earn Second Team Praise
    May 18, 2017
    Steven Chen ’18 of the fifth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s tennis team was named a First Team All-NESCAC selection, while Michael Liu ’17 and Jake Roberts ’17 received Second Team laurels, as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced Thursday by the conference office.
  • Four Cardinals Named to NESCAC Men’s & Women’s Rowing All-Conference Teams
    May 17, 2017
    Seniors Mike Queenan and Colin Mattox of Wesleyan University men’s crew, and seniors Ava Miller-Lewis and Annalee Holmdahl of women’s crew, were named to the 2017 NESCAC Men’s and Women’s Rowing All-Conference Teams, as announced by the league office today.
  • No. 4 Wesleyan Advances to Final Four! Holds off No. 3 Bates in a NCAA Quarterfinal Thriller, 14-13
    May 17, 2017
    Ahead 6-0 at halftime, the No. 4 Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team saw its lead slowly diminish as No. 3 Bates College tied the game with 1:29 to play in regulation. However, junior Harry Stanton came up big for the Cardinals once again and found the back of the net for the game-winner with 38 seconds remaining in the game as Wesleyan edged the Bobcats, 14-13 in a thrilling NCAA Division III Quarterfinal game to return to the Final Four for the first time since 2007, and the third time overall.
  • Nick Miceli ’17 and Ethan Rode ’17 Named Second Team All-NESCAC
    May 17, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Seniors Nick Miceli and Ethan Rode of the Wesleyan University baseball team have been named Second Team All-NESCAC, as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced by the conference office today.
  • No. 4 Wesleyan Hosts No. 3 Bates in NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Quarterfinals
    May 16, 2017
    The fourth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team (19-1) has advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2017 NCAA Division III Championships, and will host NESCAC rival and third-ranked Bates College (16-1) Wednesday, May 17 at 4:30 p.m. on Jackson Field.
  • No. 5 Men's Tennis Prepares for NCAA Quarterfinals
    May 17, 2017
    In its first postseason appearance in program history, the fifth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s tennis team has advanced to the 2017 NCAA Division III Quarterfinals in Chattanooga, Tenn. The quarterfinal matches begin Monday, May 22nd with the semifinals on May 23rd and the championship match on May 24th. Sewanee, the University of the South, will serve as the tournament host.
  • Wesleyan Earns Seven All-New England Selections; Raba Named Co-Coach of the Year
    May 16, 2017
    Seven members of the fourth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team were named to the 2017 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) All-New England Teams, while head coach John Raba was named the Co-Coach of the Year alongside Peter Lasagna from Bates College.
  • Rielly Wieners ’18 Named NFCA Division III All-Region
    May 16, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Junior catcher Rielly Wieners of the Wesleyan University softball team has been named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III All-Region Third Team for the New England region, as announced Tuesday by the organization.
  • Four Cardinals Named IWLCA All-Region Selections
    May 16, 2017
    Seniors Rachel Aronow, Liana Mathias and Leah Giacalone, and sophomore Caroline Sgaglione of the Wesleyan University women’s lacrosse team, were named to the 2017 Division III All-Region Teams, as announced by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). All four Cardinals are now eligible for inclusion on the IWLCA All-American teams, which will be announced on Friday, May 19.
  • Women’s Crew Prepares for NCAA Championships
    May 15, 2017
    The Wesleyan University women’s crew Varsity 8 boat earned an at-large berth to the 2017 NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Championships, which will take place May 26-27 at Lake Mercer in West Windsor, N.J. The Ivy League and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) will serve as hosts.
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