Basketball, Swimming & Diving to Host Earn The W Day "Beach Party"; Blue Crew NCAA Championship Banner Ceremony on Saturday, January 28th
Welcome back, Blue Nation! It's cold outside but to celebrate the start of the semester, Wellesley Athletics will be throwing a "Keohane Sports Center (KSC) Beach Party" for our next Earn the W Day on Saturday, January 28, 2023!
The event begins at 10:30 AM at the KSC, where members of the Wellesley Athlete Mentor Program (AMP) will have giveaways for all fans in the KSC front lobby, including Wellesley Blue sunglasses and snow cones (while supplies last) at both the Blue swimming & diving and basketball contests.
Earn The W Day "KSC Beach Party!" | Saturday, January 28, 2023
Giveaways: Wellesley Blue sunglasses and snow cones for all fans in attendance! (while supplies last)
Swimming & Diving vs Merrimack | 11:00 AM | Chandler Swimming Pool (KSC Second Floor)
Prior to the meet: Class of 2023 Senior Day (approx. 10:45 AM)
Basketball vs MIT | 1:00 PM | Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse (KSC First Floor)
Halftime: Blue Crew 2022 NCAA Championship Banner Ceremony
Prior to the swimming & diving home meet vs. Merrimack, the Blue will also celebrate senior day at approximately 10:45 AM. In addition, at halftime of the basketball game vs. MIT, Wellesley Athletics will recognize 2022 NCAA Division III National Champion Wellesley Crew with a special banner unveiling ceremony in Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
Wellesley College crew captured the 2022 NCAA Division III National Championship last spring, the program's second and the first since 2016. The Blue finished in second in both the Varsity 8+ and Second Varsity 8+ Grand Finals to place first in the team standings with 51 points.
If you are unable to attend Saturday, you can still watch live at 11 am and 1 pm at youtube.com/WellesleyAthletics.
Wellesley Athletics strives for excellence at the conference, regional, and national levels, while providing opportunities for students to achieve their potential and learn the values of discipline, leadership, critical thinking, and responsibility to oneself and others.