Piccirillo Named NESCAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week Junior quarterback Mark Piccirillo of the Wesleyan University football team was named the NESCAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week for his stellar performance in the Cardinals come-from-behind win Saturday against Bates (41-23). Quarterback Bobby Maimaron of Williams College was the other recipient of the award. Full Story
Wesleyan Rallies in Second Half to Defeat Bates, 41-23 Trailing 23-21 at halftime, the Wesleyan University football team rallied in the second half en route to a 41-23 victory over Bates College Saturday afternoon at Corwin Stadium. The Cardinals’ defense held the Bobcats to only 43 yards in the final 30 minutes of action as they won their fourth consecutive game to improve to 4-1 this season. Bates remains winless and is now 0-5. Full Story
WesFILES Alumni: Pat Dwyer '67 Pat Dwyer is a true Connecticut native through and through. The oldest of five, he was born and raised in East Hartford where his father worked in a factory and his mother stayed home to raise the children. A three-sport athlete in his youth—baseball, basketball, football—he graduated from East Hartford High School in 1963. Full Story
Week 5 Preview: Wesleyan (3-1) vs. Bates (0-4) Wesleyan and Bates meet Saturday for the 36th time in the series history, which dates back to 1923. The Cardinals hold a commanding 31-4 record against the Bobcats and have won 11 straight, including a 28-7 victory a year ago. Bates (0-4) has not defeated Wesleyan (3-1) since 2005. Full Story
WesFILES Player: Elias Camacho’s Strong Will and Perseverance Pays Off Camacho compiled a career-high five tackles during a 31-9 win at Hamilton on Sept. 30. Full Story
Cardinals Cruise in Second Half, Rout Colby 41-7 Senior wide receiver Mike Breuler recorded his second 200-yard game this season as he pulled in 10 catches for 200 yards and two touchdowns to help lead the Wesleyan University football team to a commanding 41-7 win over Colby College Saturday at Corwin Stadium. Additionally, junior quarterback Mark Piccirillo was terrific under center as he finished 21-of-26 for 324 yards and four touchdowns. He also ran 14 times for 77 yards. Full Story
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October 4, 2017 Football WesFILES Player: Shayne Kaminski Focused on Game-to-Game Mindset during 2017 Season Kaminski sealed the Cardinals' 24-17 overtime win over Tufts on Sept. 23 with an interception in the extra session at Corwin Stadium.
October 4, 2017 Football Week 4 Preview: Wesleyan (2-1) vs. Colby (0-3) Saturday’s game marks the 40th meeting between Wesleyan and Colby, which dates back to 1927. The Cardinals (2-1) are riding a seven-game win streak against the Mules (0-3), and hold a 22-17 advantage in the series. Colby’s last win against Wesleyan was a 16-13 overtime victory in 2009.
October 3, 2017 Football WesFILES Alumni: Jim Gately '62 On Saturday, Jim Gately ’62 will walk onto the field for the opening coin toss as an honorary captain, stepping onto Corwin Stadium at Andrus Field for the first time since he last played in 1960, excited to see the Cardinals continue the success they’ve achieved throughout the past five years.
September 30, 2017 Football Football Cruises to 31-9 Win at Hamilton Dario Highsmith ’20 rushed 15 times for 95 yards and two touchdowns, while also catching five passes for 34 yards to help lead the Wesleyan University football team to a commanding 31-9 win on the road at Hamilton College Saturday.
September 27, 2017 Football Week 3 Football Preview: Wesleyan (1-1) at Hamilton (0-2) Wesleyan (1-1) and Hamilton (0-2) will meet Saturday for the 47th time in the series history, which dates all the way back to 1909. The Cardinals are eying their sixth consecutive win against their NESCAC rival, and second in a row this season, while the Continentals look for their first win of 2017. Wesleyan is 28-17-1 all-time against Hamilton and 7-3 in the last 10 outings.
September 24, 2017 Football Mike Breuler '18 Named NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week Senior wide receiver Mike Breuler of the Wesleyan University football team was named the NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week for his stellar performance in Saturday’s come-from-behind victory over Tufts in overtime, 24-17.