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...
Wesley College Professor of Chemistry, Dr. Malcolm J. D’Souza, was recently invited to guest edit a special issue of the peer-reviewed International Journal of Molecular Sciences (IJMS), covering solution chemical kinetics. The publication is an open-access (free for readers) journal that provides an advanced forum for chemistry, molecular physics and molecular biology research.
Published online (http://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijms) monthly by the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute,...[more]
Wesley College placed four seniors on the D3football.com All-America Team, it was announced via live webcast on Friday evening at the Stagg Bowl Pregame Show. Linebacker Sosthene Kapepula was placed on the First Team, defensive end Aamir Petrose and defensive tackle Payton Rose received Second Team honors and wide receiver Steve Koudossou earned Honorable Mention.
The South Region Player of the Year, Kapepula is a D3football.com All-American for the third-straight year while Petrose, Rose...
Wesley College linebacker Sosthene Kapepula was named a First Team AP Little All-American, it was announced by the Associated Press on Thursday afternoon. This is the first time that Kapepula has been named to the AP Little All-America Team, which combines players from NCAA Division II (167), Division III (244), as well as the NAIA (89), which expands the pool to student-athletes from 500 colleges and universities.
This is the 11th time that a Wolverine has been named to the AP Little...
Wesley College's football season came to an end at No. 3 Mount Union, 70-21, on a muggy Saturday afternoon in the NCAA Semifinals at Mount Union Stadium. The Wolverines, who fall to 0-6 in Semifinal games, finish the year at 12-2 overall while the Purple Raiders (14-0) advance to their 10th-straight Stagg Bowl on Friday, December 19, in Salem, Va. Mount Union got the early lead with 10:14 left in the first and kept its foot on the throttle, taking a 28-0 advantage after the first quarter and a...
For the second-straight year, Wesley College's Sosthene Kapepula has been named an American Football Coaches Association Division III All-American, it was announced by the organization on December 10. Kapepula is just the third Wolverine to be a repeat selection on the AFCA All-America Team (Mario Harris in 2005-06 and Chris Mayes in 2010-11). With Kapepula's selection, Wesley has had a player chosen for 10 consecutive years which is the longest active streak in the Nation and ties Mount...
Dr. Agashi Nwogbaga, professor of mathematics at Wesley College, was recently selected as one of the editorial board members of the Journal of Mathematics and Statistics. The publication is a peer-reviewed, international journal from the company Science Publications that offers original and valuable research in areas of applied and theoretical mathematics and statistics. As a member of the editorial board, Nwogbaga will review and evaluate manuscripts submitted to the journal. This is an...[more]
Wesley College has been awarded a $1.7 million IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) grant through National Instititutes of Health and National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIH-NIGMS). The funding, which will be utilized through 2019, will allow Wesley to broaden its programs and support additional Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) students.
“This funding is directly responsible for Wesley introducing a new minor in informatics – the science of...[more]
Wesley College's Joe Callahan, the nation's leader in passing yards and passing touchdowns, has been named as one of four finalists for the 2014 Gagliardi Trophy, given to the most outstanding football player in NCAA Division III, it was announced by Jostens and the J-Club of Saint John's University (Minn.) on December 9. Callahan is just the third different Wolverine to be named a finalist for the Gagliardi Trophy, joining running back Brandon Steinheim ('96) and defensive back Rocky Myers...