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Yitzel Serna '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Basketball Falls to Smith in Regular Season Finale

February 17, 2024

Wellesley College basketball dropped a 94-54 NEWMAC contest to No. 18 Smith College in the team's regular season finale at Ainsworth Gym on Saturday.

Caitlin Windross '25 (Frank Poulin)
WPI Fends Off Blue Basketball Comeback in 52-41 NEWMAC Contest

February 14, 2024

Despite a fourth quarter comeback effort from Wellesley College basketball, WPI earned a 52-41 NEWMAC win on Wednesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.

Wellesley basketball will host Love Data Week Basketball Bingo on Wednesday, February 14.
Wellesley Athletics to Host "Basketball Bingo" as Part of Love Data Week

February 12, 2024

Wellesley Athletics and Wellesley College Library & Technology Services (LTS) will be hosting "Basketball Bingo" during basketball's NEWMAC game against WPI on Wednesday, February 14. Keep an eye on the scoreboard and your bingo board for a chance to win a Wellesley Athletics tshirt as you engage with data available during the game.

Mirella Funari '27 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Basketball Picks Up 67-39 NEWMAC Win over Mount Holyoke

February 10, 2024

First year Mirella Funari (Phoenix, Ariz.) filled up the stat sheet with eight assists and seven steals to help Wellesley College basketball record a 67-39 NEWMAC win over Mount Holyoke College at Mildred S. Howard Gymnasium on Saturday. 

Trinity Barrow '27 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Basketball Drops 56-44 NEWMAC Contest to Wheaton

February 07, 2024

Wheaton College utilized a second quarter run to earn a 56-44 NEWMAC win over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday night at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.

Jiyun Chae '24 (Gabrielle Shell '24)
Wellesley Basketball Earns 70-60 NEWMAC Victory against Salve Regina on Senior Day

February 03, 2024

Senior Jiyun Chae (Chantilly, Va.) tied a season-high 21 points to lead Wellesley College basketball to a 70-60 NEWMAC victory over Salve Regina at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse on Saturday.

Mirella Funari '27 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Basketball Stumbles Against Babson

January 31, 2024

14 members of Babson College scored to give the Beavers a 80-51 NEWMAC victory over Wellesley College basketball at Staake Gymnasium on Wednesday night.

Yitzel Serna '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Basketball Falls to Coast Guard in NEWMAC Matchup

January 27, 2024

Coast Guard Academy grabbed an 11-0 lead in the first quarter of its NEWMAC contest against Wellesley College basketball and never looked back. The Bears (15-4 Overall, 4-1 NEWMAC) earned a decisive 71-41 victory over the Blue (7-10 Overall, 0-5 NEWMAC) on Saturday at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.

Anna Bandini '27 (Frank Poulin)
MIT Grabs NEWMAC Victory against Blue Basketball

January 24, 2024

MIT scored early and often to secure a 73-43 NEWMAC win over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday night at Rockwell Cage.

Arla Hofer '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Basketball Drops NEWMAC Contest at Springfield, 73-56

January 20, 2024

Four student-athletes scored in double figures to help Springfield College earn a 73-56 NEWMAC win over Wellesley College basketball on Saturday at Blake Arena.

Jiyun Chae '24 (Frank Poulin)
Emerson Ekes Out 56-54 NEWMAC Win Over Blue Basketball

January 17, 2024

Senior Charlotte Levison (Atherton, Calif.) recorded a 14 point, 13 rebound double-double to help Emerson College win a hard-fought 56-54 game over Wellesley College basketball at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.  Levison, classmate Ella Bushee (Walpole, N.H.) and sophomore Bri Frongillo (Hopedale, Mass.) all scored in double figures for the Lions (11-5 Overall, 2-0 NEWMAC). Emerson took advantage of 18 assists and 30 points in the paint to earn the victory.

Trinity Barrow '27 (Frank Poulin)
Barrow Scores NEWBA Rookie of the Week Award

January 16, 2024

Wellesley College basketball first year Trinity Barrow (Evans, Ga.) added New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Rookie of the Week to a growing list of honors on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, Barrow was named the NEWMAC Co-Defensive Athlete of the Week.

Trinity Barrow '27 (Frank Poulin)
Barrow Receives Second NEWMAC Women's Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week Award

January 16, 2024

Wellesley College basketball first year guard Trinity Barrow (Evans, Ga.) was named the Co-NEWMAC Women's Basketball Defensive Athlete of the Week for the week ending January 14, 2024. Barrow recorded an eye-popping 14 steals over two games this past week for the Blue. The sensational first year is now averaging a NEWMAC leading 3.5 steals per game this season. Barrow added 40 points (20 per game), 12 rebounds and 10 assists. 

Trinity Barrow '27 (Frank Poulin)
Clark Squeaks Past Wellesley Basketball, 66-61

January 13, 2024

First year Kailey Rios (Hesperia, Calif.) scored 24 points on eight made three pointers to lift Clark University past Wellesley College basketball 66-61 at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse. Saturday was the first NEWMAC contest of the season for both teams.

Yitzel Serna '26 (Frank Poulin)
Offense on Display in Blue Basketball's 75-42 Win over Dean

January 08, 2024

Led by a trio of scorers in double figures, Wellesley College basketball earned a convincing 75-42 non-conference victory over Dean College at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse on Monday. First year Trinity Barrow (Evans, Ga.) stuffed the statsheet with game-highs in points (18), assists (6), and steals (7) for the Blue (7-5 overall). Junior Caitlin Windross (Eastvale, Calif.) had a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds and sophomore Yitzel Serna (Palmdale, Calif.) contributed 10 points and five steals. The team snatched a season-high 18 steals.

Anna Bandini '27 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Basketball Dealt 57-37 Setback By Middlebury

January 03, 2024

Middlebury College used an early 11-0 run to lead 15-8 after one quarter and never looked back in a 57-37 win over Wellesley College basketball on Wednesday at Pepin Gymnasium. The Panthers improved to 7-5 on the season while the Blue fell to 6-5 overall.