Brandon Morris ’18 Nominated for Cliff Harris Award Junior linebacker Brandon Morris of the Wesleyan University football team has been nominated for the fifth annual Cliff Harris Award which is presented to the nation’s top small college defensive player representing more than 5,000 defensive players from almost 500 NCAA Division II, Division III and NAIA colleges and universities. Full Story
Mike Breuler '18 Named to D3football.com All-East Region Team The postseason honors continue to pile up for senior wide receiver Mike Breuler of the Wesleyan University football team as he was most recently named to the D3football.com 2017 All-East Region Team as a First Team Offense selection. Full Story
Breuler Named to New England Football Writers Div. II/III All-New England Team Mike Breuler ’18 of the Wesleyan University football team added another accolade to a long list of accomplishments as the wide receiver was named to the 2017 New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England Team. Full Story
Mike Breuler ’18 Named NESCAC Offensive Player of the Year A day after earning the Joe Zabilski Award as the top Division II/III offensive player in New England, senior wide receiver Mike Breuler added another prestigious accolade to his resume today as the Hamden, Conn. native was named the 2017 NESCAC Offensive Player of the Year. Additionally, three others were named First Team All-NESCAC while five were recognized on the Second Team to bring Wesleyan’s total to nine all-conference selections, as announced Tuesday by the league office. Full Story
Mike Breuler '18 Named Top Division II/III Offensive Player in New England Senior wide receiver Mike Breuler of the Wesleyan University football team was honored by The Gridiron Club of Greater Boston today as he was named a Joe Zabilski Award winner. The 22nd annual award recognizes New England’s top offensive and defensive players in Division II/III. Breuler received the award as the top offensive player while Andrew Yamin of Amherst College was the defensive recipient. Full Story
Wilson, Kaminski Named CoSIDA Academic All-District® First Team Senior linebacker Shayne Kaminski and junior offensive lineman Joe Wilson of the Wesleyan University football team have been honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for their excellence on the field and in the classroom, as they were named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District® First Team. As first-team selections, Kaminski and Wilson are now eligible for the Academic All-America® Team ballot. Full Story
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Sat Oct 07
Colby W, 41-7
Sat Oct 14
Bates W, 41-23
Salute to Service
Sat Oct 21
at Amherst L, 21-17
Sat Oct 28
at Bowdoin W, 21-10
Sat Nov 04
Williams W, 35-0
Sat Nov 11
at Trinity (Conn.) L, 28-3
November 11, 2017 Football Cardinals Lose at Trinity, 28-3 The Wesleyan University football team wrapped up its 2017 season Saturday as the Cardinals were defeated by Trinity College, 28-3, at Jessee/Miller Field. With the loss, Wesleyan finished its first nine-game season with a 6-3 record to complete its sixth-consecutive winning season. The Bantams defended their NESCAC title as they finished 8-1 on the year.
November 9, 2017 Football Week 9 Preview: Wesleyan (6-2) vs. Trinity (7-1) Wesleyan and Trinity will meet in the ‘Battle of the Birds’ this Saturday, Nov. 11 at Jessee/Miller Field in Hartford, Conn. to wrap up the 2017 season. The Cardinals enter the game with a 6-2 record while the Bantams boast a 7-1 mark. Trinity, however, is coming off its first loss in nearly two years as Amherst defeated the Bantams a week ago, 28-20, snapping a 16-game winning streak. Wesleyan is fresh off its most impressive all-around performance of the year as the Cardinals cruised past Williams on Homecoming/Family Weekend, 35-0.
November 6, 2017 Football Wesleyan to Host Third Annual ‘Battle of the Birds’ Luncheon On Wednesday, Nov. 8, Wesleyan University will host the third annual Wesleyan vs. Trinity ‘Battle of the Birds’ Luncheon at The Hartford Club from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Special guests will include NBC Connecticut sports anchor Joe D’Ambrosio as this year’s MC, as well as the 2017 team captains from both programs, and Cardinals’ Head Coach Dan DiCenzo and Bantams’ Head Coach Jeff Devanney.
November 5, 2017 Football Mark Piccirillo Named NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week Junior quarterback Mark Piccirillo of the Wesleyan football team was named the NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week for his stellar performance in the Cardinals’ 35-0 rout of Little Three archrival Williams on Saturday. Piccirillo was also named the co-offensive player of the week on Oct. 15.
November 4, 2017 Football Cardinals Cruise Past Williams on Homecoming Weekend, 35-0 The Wesleyan University football team held Little Three archrival Williams College to just 127 total yards and only eight first downs as the Cardinals cruised to a commanding 35-0 win on Homecoming/Family Weekend at Corwin Stadium on Andrus Field Saturday.
November 2, 2017 Football WesFILES Alumni: Sean McKeown ’77 The power of sports can be an incredible thing—from the lifelong friendships that are formed to the invaluable lessons an athlete learns from a coach. This is evidenced by Class of 1977 alumnus Sean McKeown, through his continued support of Wesleyan Athletics.