The Wesleyan University football team held Trinity College scoreless in the first half but the Bantams got on the board in the final 30 minutes to defeat the Cardinals, 9-0 in the 2018 season-finale. Trinity (8-1) claimed its third-straight NESCAC Championship and league-high ninth overall, while Wesleyan concludes the year with a 5-4 mark.
Saturday’s game marks the 118th meeting between in-state NESCAC rivals Wesleyan and Trinity. The Bantams hold a slight 63-53-1 advantage in the series, which began in 1885, and have won three straight against the Cardinals.
Sophomore defensive lineman Jackson Eighmy was named the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week following a stellar performance in yesterday’s 21-14 win on the road against Little Three arch-rival Williams College.
The Wesleyan University football team held off a late scare by Little Three rival Williams College on Saturday afternoon as the Cardinals earned a 21-14 win on the road. The victory marks the sixth-straight for Wesleyan over the Ephs as both teams are now 5-3 on the year.
Mike Fogarty ’90 grew up in Melrose, Mass., a Northshore community of Boston, and attended St John’s Prep, an all-boys Catholic high school located in Danvers, Mass. Growing up as one of four boys, spanning only eight years, a strong competitive spirit was instilled in him at a young age as the brothers challenged each other often. In high school, he competed in three varsity sports; football, indoor track & field (winter), and outdoor track & field (spring).
Growing up in a military family can be very challenging. As a young child, you have to quickly become accustomed to moving to different places and making new friendships.