MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Sophomore Olivia Baglieri of the Wesleyan field hockey team was named to the 2019 Longstreath/NFHCA Division III New England West Second Team as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) on Tuesday morning. This year, 197 Division III student-athletes were named to All-Region teams. Each of the five regions honors at least 16 student-athletes on the first team and at least 16 student-athletes on the second team with the region’s team size contingent on the number of institutions in the region.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Senior goaltender Delaney Wood of the Wesleyan field hockey team concluded her career playing in the 2019 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior Game on Saturday at Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Pennsylvania.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Sophomore Olivia Baglieri of the Wesleyan field hockey team was named to the All-NESCAC Second Team as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced by the conference office on Wednesday. She helped guide the Cardinals to their best season since 2013 and earned the team’s first All-NESCAC accolade since 2015.
NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (5-10, 1-9) concluded the 2019 campaign falling 2-1 at Connecticut College (3-12, 1-9). Head coach Christine Kemp guided the Cardinals to its best season since 2013 in her first year at the helm of the program. Wesleyan was led by first-year Diana Schwarz who recorded a team-high six goals in her rookie performance. Goaltender Delaney Wood finished the season with the most saves in the NESCAC (114) while recording a .786 save percentage.
HARTFORD, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team suffered a 6-1 loss on the road at Trinity on Saturday morning. The Cardinals fall to 5-9 overall and 1-8 in conference play, while the Bantams (7-7, 2-7) earn their second NESCAC victory of the year. Erica Horowitz tallied her eighth career goal during the contest.
CLINTON, N.Y. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (5-8, 1-7) scored twice in the second half, but it was not enough, as Hamilton (5-7, 3-6) hung on for the 3-2 victory. Today marked the ninth meeting all-time between the two teams, as the Continentals now hold a 5-4 edge in the series.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (5-7) suffered a 1-0 loss to No. 19 Babson (11-3) on Sunday afternoon. Before the game, the Cardinals honored their seven seniors – Rachel Curran, Kayla Di Sibio, Erica Horowitz, Abby Manning, Rachel Pomerantz, Maddie Shea, and Delaney Wood.
Olivia Baglieri scored the game-winner in the third quarter and Delaney Wood saved 17 shots in a shutout performance as the Wesleyan field hockey team upset No. 5 Tufts on Smith Field Tuesday night, 1-0.
BRISTOL, R.I. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (4-4) picked up a 1-0 road victory at Roger Williams (6-3) on Thursday. The Cardinals have not lost to the Hawks, as they now hold a 6-0 advantage in the series.
The Wesleyan University field hockey team lost a heartbreaker on Sunday afternoon as Georgia Cassidy scored the game-winner in the opening minutes of overtime to lead No. 20 Colby past the Cardinals, 1-0.
BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Wesleyan field hockey team (3-3, 0-3) suffered a 3-1 loss at No. 7 Bowdoin on Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals struck first in the 44th all-time meeting between the two teams, but the Polar Bears (5-1, 3-1) scored three unanswered goals to earn the victory.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (2-2, 0-2) fell 3-1 in a tight contest against No. 16 Williams (1-1, 1-1) on Saturday afternoon. First-year Diana Schwarz scored the lone Cardinal goal with 16 seconds remaining in the game for her third tally of the season.
The Wesleyan University field hockey team posted its second shutout of the season as it defeated Wheaton College in non-conference action on Smith Field Tuesday night, 3-0. Olivia Baglieri, Nikki Gerjarusak, and Amy Schaap each scored for the Cardinals while its defense held the Lyons to two shots on goal.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team (1-1, 0-1) fell to No. 1 Middlebury 7-0 in its NESCAC opener on Saturday. Despite the loss, the Cardinals held the defending National Champions (2-0, 1-0) scoreless in the first quarter with strong defensive play, as Delaney Wood recorded eight saves and Olivia Baglieri made a crucial defensive save.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan field hockey team opened its 2019 campaign with a 4-0 victory over Eastern Connecticut State on Wednesday evening. Amy Schaap and Diana Schwarz each scored a pair of goals, while the Cardinals held a 34-1 advantage in shots over the Warriors.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Wesleyan’s Addie Thomas of the field hockey team was recognized as a 2018 Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III Scholar of Distinction, while the Cardinals placed 20 student-athletes on the 2018 Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad, as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA). Wesleyan was also awarded the 2018 National Academic Team Award which recognizes programs that earned a team grade-point average of 3.0 or higher during the fall semester of the 2018-19 school year.
The Wesleyan University field hockey team defeated Wheaton (Mass.) College on Tuesday night, 2-1. With the win, the Cardinals (4-7) improve to 4-1 against non-conference opponents this season and increase their win-streak against the Lyons (5-6) to three.