Wesley College head men's basketball coach Jerry Kobasa has been selected to be inducted into the Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame, it was announced by the organization earlier this month. Kobasa, along with 11 other athletes and coaches will be honored at a banquet on April 18, 2015 at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover.
The Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame, Inc. (DAASHOF) was founded under the leadership of Howard Toliver, Nathan "Doc" Hill, the late Rev. Conrad...
Wesley College's Aamir Petrose and Payton Rose have been selected to play in Dream Bowl III, a Senior All-Star Game featuring primarily NCAA Division II and III players as well as several Division I FCS athletes, on Monday, January 19 at the Virginia Beach Sportsplex. Scouts from several NFL and CFL teams will be in attendance while the game can also be watched live online on www.dreambowl.net. Both Petrose and Rose earned Second team D3football.com All-America honors in 2014 as the duo...
Sixteen Delaware artists are being recognized by the Delaware Division of the Arts for the high quality of their artwork. Work samples from 91 Delaware choreographers, composers, musicians, writers, and visual artists were reviewed by out-of-state arts professionals, considering demonstrated creativity and skill in their art form. The 16 selected fellows reside throughout Delaware, including in Bethel, Dover, Lewes, New Castle, Newark, Rehoboth Beach, and Wilmington. Awards are given in three...
Members of the Wesley Society and their guests gathered on the evening of January 10th for a reception and dinner at the Duncan Center as a way for the College to celebrate and recognize their generous support.
The fifth annual event was offered to Society members as an appreciation event, and the costs were fully underwritten by eight individual and corporate sponsors. The generous sponsors included Becker Morgan Group, David ’95, M’07 and Kelly Blaeuer, Buckley Builders, Scott and Kim...[more]
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced Wesley College as the 2014 ECAC Division III Football Team of the Year. This marks the sixth time in school history that Wesley has been selected for the award, which was established in 1974. The Wolverines were chosen as the most outstanding team by the coaches within the ECAC Division III Football membership and members of the media. Wesley will be honored on February 19th, at the Eastern College Football Awards Banquet, hosted by the...
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced on January 5 that Wesley College has been selected as the winner of the 2014 Division III Lambert Trophy, symbolic of the top football team in the East. Wesley, its program-record nine ECAC All-Stars, the other Lambert Award recipients, as well as Rutgers (FBS), New Hampshire (FCS) and Bloomsburg (Division II), will be honored on February 19, at the ECAC Football Awards banquet at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. This marks the...
For college graduates, particularly those with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) degrees, Wesley College is offering a scholarship for the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program that covers the full cost of tuition and provides a monthly living stipend during the year-long middle school or high school teaching assignment. Eligibility for the MAT scholarship includes prospective teachers who will serve in schools with diverse and/or high-needs populations in any...[more]
Wesley College head coach Mike Drass and defensive end Aamir Petrose shared Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III South Coach of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year honors, respectively, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. Drass shared coaching honors with Widener's Mike Kelley while Petrose shared the defensive player award with Nadim Raddar of Bethany.
Wesley College's Brionna Johnson has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. This is the first time this season that Johnson, last year's CAC Rookie of the Year, has earned Player of the Week honors.
A sophomore from Smyrna, Del., Johnson recorded game-highs with 19 points and 11 rebounds in the Wolverines 71-64 victory at Arcadia. Johnson has began the year with a double-double in each of Wesley's 10...
Wesley College's Anthony Bowers has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. This is the first time that Bowers has received a CAC weekly award.
A junior from Wilmington, Del., Bowers scored a career-high 20 points with five 3-pointers in a 77-72 conference victory at York (Pa.) on Saturday. Bowers made 7-of-13 shots from the field (53.8%) and 5-of-8 (62.5%) from downtown while also adding a...