Fourth-ranked Wesley College's football game at Charlotte on Saturday, November 15 will be nationally televised in 23 different and 44 cities, including the District of Columbia on American Sports Network. Those States highlighted in Navy Blue are areas where the game is scheduled to be televised.
Kickoff is scheduled for 12 pm from the 15,314 seat Jerry Richardson Stadium with Mike Gleason handling the play-by-play and legendary coach Jim Donnan with the analysis.
It’s a script made for Hollywood. One week Eric Speidel was running the sidelines as a ball boy at Wesley College, and the next he’s kicking extra points and field goals. Since joining the Wolverines roster in the fifth week, Speidel is a perfect 42-for-42 on extra points and 4-for-4 on field goals.
Wesley College's Nick Miller has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Football Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), it was announced by the organization on November 6. Miller is now eligible for consideration for the Academic All-America Team.
As a part of a DE-EPSCoR and DE-INBRE community outreach program, undergraduates from the Wesley College science program participated in an event to inspire students in grades 1 – 8 to think about the elementary principles in chemistry. The event was held at the Independence School in Newark, DE on Nov.1. Nearly 80 volunteers assisted with the demonstrations and experiments for 231 children, as well as their families and troop leaders. The Wesley effort was led by Dr....[more]
Dieunise Desir was named Wolverine of the Week on Nov. 3 following her performance in the CAC Women's Cross Country Championships on Nov. 1. She ran the 6K in 23:13.4, besting her previous mark by 21 seconds. The team finished a program-best sixth at the event.
Wesley College's soccer teams invited Dr. Kathleen Curran and Professor Jonathan Kidd from the biology department to be Faculty Coaches of the Week during the fall season. Kidd was the men's soccer coach at Wesley when the program first joined Division III, which was the second year of the varsity team's existence.
Volleyball defeated Washington Adventist 3-0 on Nov. 2 during Senior Day. The team's lone senior player, Rachel Hausler, played a key role in the victory; recording 13 digs, the kill in the deciding set and four service aces during the match.
The football team defeated College of Faith 62-0 during Senior Day on Nov. 1. The defense returned three fumbles for touchdowns in the first quarter and forced eight turnovers in the game, helping the Wolverines improve to 9-0 on the season.
Sophomore Dieunise Desir broke her own record at the 6K during the CAC Championships on Nov. 1, running the course in 23:14.4, shaving 21 seconds off of her previous mark. The team finished a program-best sixth at the event. Desir, the first cross country runner in school history to earn All-CAC honors, received that recognition again this year.
Junior Carlton Sheppard recorded Wesley's fourth-fastest time in school history at the CAC Championships on Nov. 1. He covered the 8K course in 28:09.9, surpassing his personal best by a minute and ten seconds. Sheppard was one of five Wolverines at the event to break the 30 minute mark, and the team came in tenth place.