2023 Wellesley Field Hockey News

Wellesley field hockey was named a National Academic Team on Wednesday (Frank Poulin and Mya Lampley '26)
Wellesley Field Hockey Recognized as NFHCA Academic Team

February 21, 2024

The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced the list of 2023 National Academic Teams on Wednesday. Wellesley College field hockey is one of 61 Division III programs to earn the recognition. 2023 marks the 14th straight year the Blue have earned National Academic Team status.

10 members of Wellesley field hockey were named to the National Academic Squad on Wednesday (Frank Poulin)
Blue Field Hockey Places 10 on NFHCA National Academic Squad

February 14, 2024

On Wednesday, the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) revealed the 2023 National Academic Squad. 1783 Division III student-athletes received the honor, including 10 members of Wellesley College field hockey.

Camille Newman '25 (Frank Poulin)
Newman Picks Up NFHCA All-Region Second Team Accolade

November 29, 2023

On Wednesday, the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced the 2023 NFHCA Division III All-Region Teams. Wellesley College junior Camille Newman (New York, N.Y.) was named to the Region I Second Team.

Camille Newman '25 and Eleanor Wenners '25 (Frank Poulin)
Newman, Wenners Earn NEWMAC Field Hockey All-Conference Accolades

November 09, 2023

Wellesley College field hockey juniors Camille Newman (New York City, N.Y.) and Eleanor Wenners (Rye, N.H.) were named to the NEWMAC All-Conference Team on Thursday. Newman earned First Team All-Conference honors while Wenners received Second Team All-Conference recognition.

Nine members of Wellesley field hockey earned NEWMAC Academic All-Conference honors (Frank Poulin)
Nine Members of Blue Field Hockey Named to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team

November 03, 2023

The NEWMAC released the 2023 Field Hockey Academic All-Conference Team on Friday. Among the honorees were nine members of Wellesley College field hockey. Selections must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2023 spring semester, achieved second year academic status at their institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.

Maya Benway '25 (Jonah Carter/WPI Athletics)
No. 6 Wellesley Field Hockey Falls to No. 3 WPI in NEWMAC Quarterfinals, 2-0

October 31, 2023

wo first quarter goals gave No. 3 seed WPI a 2-0 victory against No. 6 seed Wellesley College field hockey in the NEWMAC Quarterfinals at H. Carr Field on Tuesday. The Engineers (10-8 Overall, 7-2 NEWMAC) now head to MIT at 6:00 PM on Thursday, November 2 for the NEWMAC Semifinals.

Wellesley College field hockey celebrated senior day on Saturday (Mya Lampley '26)
WPI Bests Blue Field Hockey on Senior Day, 3-1

October 28, 2023

Wellesley College field hockey finished its regular season with a 3-1 loss against WPI on Saturday at Butler Stadium. Prior to the game Wellesley acknowledged five seniors for their contributions to the Blue. The seniors honored were Alex Lenart (Princeton Junction, N.J.), Jocelyn Andrews (Malvern, Pa.), Cassidy Novello (Scotch Plains, N.J.), River Schiff (Potomac, Md.), and Kyra Deehr-Lewis (Newtown, Pa.).

Wellesley field hockey will travel to WPI for the NEWMAC Quarterfinals on Tuesday, October 31 at 6:00 PM (Frank Poulin)
No. 6 Wellesley Field Hockey on the Road at No. 3 WPI to Begin NEWMAC Field Hockey Championship on Tuesday, October 31

October 27, 2023

With the conclusion of the last game of the regular season this evening, the NEWMAC has released the 2023 Field Hockey Championship bracket, which consists of six teams aiming for the title of NEWMAC Champion. Wellesley College field hockey will head to WPI for a matchup with the Engineers on Tuesday, October 31 starting at 6:00 PM. The Engineers defeated the Blue 3-1 on Saturday, October 28, with senior Abigail Rauch (Jackson, N.J.), and sophomores Eve Marineau (Greene, Maine) and Arie Lang (West Hartford, Conn.) each scoring for WPI.

River Schiff '24 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Field Hockey Earns Decisive Win over Clark, 4-1

October 21, 2023

Senior River Schiff (Potomac, Md.), junior Sara Maniscalco (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) and first year Katie Golla (Oak Park, Ill.) each had a goal and an assist to propel Wellesley College field hockey to a 4-1 NEWMAC victory against Clark on Saturday at Granger Athletic Complex. In addition to the trio, senior Cassidy Novello (Scotch Plains, N.J.) scored a 13th career goal for the Blue (8-8 Overall, 4-4 NEWMAC), sophomore Sophia Sohigian (Wilmette, Ill.) earned an assist, and senior goalie Kyra Deehr-Lewis (Newtown, Pa.) sent back five shots.

Camille Newman '25 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Field Hockey Falls to No. 2 Babson, 5-0

October 17, 2023

No. 2 Babson College cruised to a 5-0 NEWMAC victory over Wellesley College field hockey on Tuesday evening at Butler Stadium.

Sophia Sohigian '26 (Frank Poulin)
Smith Tops Wellesley Field Hockey in NEWMAC Play, 4-1

October 14, 2023

Junior Laura Dreher (Durham, N.H.) scored a hat trick to lead visiting Smith College to a 4-1 NEWMAC victory over Wellesley College field hockey on Saturday afternoon at Butler Stadium.

Wellesley field hockey will host its Play4TheCure Game on Saturday, October 14 (Frank Poulin).
Wellesley Field Hockey to Hold Play4TheCure Game on Saturday, October 14

October 12, 2023

Wellesley College field hockey and the NEWMAC will host a Play4TheCure game against Smith on Saturday, October 14. The game will be played in support of the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR). The event begins at 12:00 PM at Butler Stadium.

Katie Golla '27 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Field Hockey Faces Setback Against Endicott

October 10, 2023

Sophomore Tori Swanson (Farmington, Conn.) had two goals and an assist for Endicott in a 3-0 non-conference game against Wellesley College field hockey on Tuesday night at North Field.

Maya Benway '25 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Field Hockey Drops Game to MIT

October 03, 2023

No. 22 MIT scored in all four quarters to earn a 5-0 NEWMAC win over Wellesley College field hockey on Tuesday night at Jack Barry Field. 

Marin Kriner '27 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Field Hockey Rallies to Defeat Salve Regina, 3-2

September 30, 2023

Two fourth quarter goals gave Wellesley College field hockey (7-3 Overall, 3-0 NEWMAC) a 3-2 victory over Salve Regina on Saturday at Butler Stadium to help the Blue remain undefeated in NEWMAC play.    Trailing 2-1 in the fourth quarter, Wellesley first year Alex Butulis (Raleigh, N.C.) scored a team-leading fourth goal of the season to tie the game up. Four minutes later, classmate Marin Kriner (Woodstock, Md.) connected on her first career goal from the right side of the arc off of a pass from junior Camille Newman (New York City, N.Y.).