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Anna Blake Patrick '26, Coach Alisa Marino, Finley Tipton '26 (Frank Poulin)
Season Preview: 2024 Wellesley Lacrosse

February 23, 2024

Wellesley College lacrosse starts its season on the road at the United States Merchant Marine Academy on Saturday, February 24 at 3:00 PM. Links to live stats and video throughout the season can be found on the team's schedule page.

Alisa Marino will take over as Interim Head Coach of Wellesley lacrosse after two years as an Assistant Coach (Frank Poulin)
Alisa Marino Named Interim Head Lacrosse Coach at Wellesley College

January 24, 2024

Bethany Ellis, Director of Athletics and Chair of the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics (PERA) at Wellesley College has announced that Alisa Marino will serve as Wellesley's Interim Head Lacrosse Coach for the 2024 season. Marino has been an assistant coach for the Blue for the past two seasons.

Willa McGough '24 and the Blue open the season at Merchant Marine on February 24, 2024 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Lacrosse Reveals 2024 Schedule

December 11, 2023

Wellesley College lacrosse has announced the team's 2024 schedule. The schedule features 16 contests and eight home games at Butler Stadium, including a Wednesday night match-up versus NEWMAC foe Wheaton College on April 3.

Lauren Schoenberger will depart after seven seasons as Head Coach at Wellesley (Frank Poulin)
Schoenberger Steps Down as Head Lacrosse Coach at Wellesley College

September 26, 2023

Lauren Schoenberger, Head Lacrosse Coach and Associate Professor of the Practice in the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics (PERA) at Wellesley College has stepped down from her position, announced Bethany Ellis, Director of Athletics and Chair of the PERA Department. 

Wellesley lacrosse had four student-athletes make the 25 Year All-NEWMAC Women's Lacrosse Team. Left to right: Grace Tsan '03, Kate Armenta '01, Loretta White '10 (top), Claudia Veritas '02 (bottom)
Four Represent Wellesley Lacrosse on 25 Year All-NEWMAC Team

August 10, 2023

The NEWMAC announced the Women's Lacrosse 25 Year All-NEWMAC Team in recognition of the historic 25th Anniversary season. A total of 28 student-athletes have been recognized from the last 25 years, including former Wellesley College lacrosse student-athletes Kate Armenta '01, Claudia Veritas '02, Grace Tsan '03, and Loretta White '10. The honored team was voted on by the NEWMAC membership.

Wellesley College lacrosse has been named a 2023 IWLCA Academic Honor Squad (Frank Poulin).
Blue Lacrosse Earns IWLCA Academic Honor Squad Honors; Four Named to Individual Academic Honor Roll

July 26, 2023

Wellesley College lacrosse has been named an IWLCA Academic Honor Squad for the 2022-23 academic year and four members of the Blue lacrosse program have been named to the IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Roll.

Five Wellesley Athletes were named to the spring NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship team.
Five Earn NEWMAC Spring All-Sportsmanship Recognition

May 18, 2023

On Thursday, the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released its 2023 Spring All-Sportsmanship Team. Seniors Gaya Krishna (Houston, Texas), Claire Anderson (Denver, Colo.), juniors Elli DeCleene (North Reading, Mass.), Melinda Alviar (Indianapolis, Ind.) and first year Chloe Guntrip (Irvine, Calif.) represented the Blue on the All-Sportsmanship Team. 

Three members of Wellesley lacrosse earned NEWMAC Academic All-Conference honors.
Three Members of Blue Lacrosse Earn NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Honors

May 17, 2023

The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2023 Women's Lacrosse Academic All-Conference Team on Wednesday. Wellesley College lacrosse placed three team members on the list. Seniors Liz Sugg (Palermo, Maine) and Salome Greene (Minnetrista, Minn.) both made their consecutive trip to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference team while junior Gabrielle Shell (Upper Arlington, Ohio) made a second appearance on the list.

Anna Blake Patrick '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Lacrosse Stopped by MIT in Regular Season Finale

April 26, 2023

Senior Ellie Rabenold (Cincinnati, Ohio) registered four goals and four assists to lead No. 25 MIT to a 23-2 win over Wellesley College lacrosse in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game on a rainy Wednesday night at Butler Stadium.First year Finley Tipton (Coppell, Texas) scored both goals for the Blue (5-11 Overall, 3-6 NEWMAC), including her 30th goal of the season late in the fourth. First year goalie Anna Blake Patrick (Portland, Ore.) stopped seven shots in net for the Blue while senior Hannah Pangborn (Raleigh, N.C.) had two saves in addition to scooping up three ground balls. MIT collected 22 ground balls and Wellesley had 13.

Liz Sugg '23 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Lacrosse Earns 10-6 Victory Against Mount Holyoke

April 22, 2023

Senior Liz Sugg (Palermo, Maine) scored a hat trick and added an assist to lead Wellesley College lacrosse to a 10-6 victory over Seven Sisters rival Mount Holyoke College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday at the Mount Holyoke Turf and Track Complex. Sugg also secured five draw controls and scooped up five ground balls, while first year Finley Tipton (Coppell, Texas) and junior Gabrielle Shell (Upper Arlington, Ohio) each added a pair of goals for Wellesley (5-10 overall, 3-5 NEWMAC). First year Emi Bisson (Chester, Conn.) registered a game-high three goals and three assists in the setback for Mount Holyoke (3-11 overall, 0-8 NEWMAC).

Julee Sharma '25 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Lacrosse Falls to Springfield, 17-4

April 19, 2023

Senior Carlee Crispens (Wallingford, Conn.) scored a game-high four goals and classmate Arielle Johnson (Woodstock, Conn.) added three goals and two assists as visiting Springfield College cruised to a 17-4 victory over Wellesley College lacrosse in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday evening at Butler Stadium.

Salome Greene '23 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Lacrosse Drops Senior Day Game to Babson

April 15, 2023

Four players recorded hat-tricks for Babson as they completed a 24-0 shutout over Wellesley College lacrosse in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game on Saturday at Butler Stadium. Prior to the game the Blue recognized seniors Liz Sugg (Palermo, Maine), Salome Greene (Minnetrista, Minn.), and Hannah Pangborn (Raleigh, N.C.) for their contributions to the Wellesley lacrosse program.

Gabrielle Shell '24 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Lacrosse Edges Out Emerson, 16-14

April 12, 2023

Wellesley College lacrosse earned a second straight New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory on Tuesday, rallying for a 16-4 victory over Emerson College at Rotch Field.  Junior Gabrielle Shell (Upper Arlington, Ohio) scored the go-ahead goal at 3:06 of the fourth, finishing on an assist from first year Camille Francis (Bowie, Md.) to help the Blue improve to 4-8 overall and 2-3 in NEWMAC action. Junior Lauren Longstreet (Alamo, Calif.) netted six goals with a trio of assists to lead Emerson (3-9 overall, 1-4 NEWMAC). 

Finley Tipton '26 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Lacrosse Triumphs over Clark, 16-2

April 08, 2023

First year Finley Tipton (Coppell, Texas) tallied four goals and two assists for Wellesley College lacrosse as they toppled Clark 16-2 in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game on Saturday at Butler Stadium. Saturday’s game was dedicated to the One Love Foundation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to end relationship violence and promote healthy relationships.

Anna Tutek '25 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Lacrosse Downed by Worcester State

April 05, 2023

Graduate student Clare Conway (Billerica, Mass.) scored a game-high five goals and senior Savanna Rosado (Milford, Mass.) made six saves to lead visiting Worcester State University to a 15-1 non-conference victory over Wellesley College lacrosse on a chilly Wednesday evening at Butler Stadium. The Lancers (5-5 overall) scored 15 unanswered goals to open the contest en route to their third straight victory of the season. Wellesley (2-8 overall) has now lost seven straight contests.

Julee Sharma '25 (Frank Poulin)
Coast Guard Pushes Past Blue Lacrosse, 15-1

April 01, 2023

Eight first quarter goals helped Coast Guard soundly defeat Wellesley College lacrosse 15-1 on Saturday in a New England Men’s and Women’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game from Butler Stadium. Junior Sarah Skurat (Marlboro, N.J.) was the Bears’ (7-3 Overall, 3-0 NEWMAC) high scorer with four goals, while senior Gianna Cascio (Hunterdon County. N.J.) had four assists. Defensively, sophomore goalie Maici Mintchwarner (Cream Ridge, N.J.) stopped two shots and had a pair of ground balls for Coast Guard.