Wesley College's Madison Leone has repeated as the Capital Athletic Conference Field Hockey Co-Player of the Year. Leone, who shares the honor with Christopher Newport's Belle Tunstall, is the third Wolverine in four years (Brooke Tadlock in 2010) to earn CAC Player of the Year honors.
Watch video of D3football.com's Play of the Week: the Hail Mary pass from the September 14 football game against Salisbury, which capped off Wesley's thrilling victory.
The Wesley College women's lacrosse team was one of 86 NCAA Division III teams to be recognized as an Academic Squad for the 2013 season. Every school with a team GPA of 3.0 or higher earned Academic Squad honors, and the Wolverines were one of just four Capital Athletic Conference members to receive the award.
Wesley College's fall sports have finalized their schedules for the 2013 season. The Wolverines' 2013-14 sport season officially commences on August 30th as the field hockey team, led by 19th-year head coach Tracey Short, travels to Juniata while the men's soccer team travels to Newport News, Va. for a pair of games against Va. Wesleyan and Randolph-Macon College.
Former Wesley College football standout Bryan Robinson had a big week as he was named First Team All-Arena and his Philadelphia Soul defeated the Jacksonville Sharks, 75-59, to earn a trip to Arena Bowl XXVI, which was played on August 17.
Wesley College senior multi-sport standout Tristin Burris, named last week as the Capital Athletic Conference Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year, was selected by the CAC Directors of Athletics as the conference's 2013 NCAA Woman of the Year program candidate.
The Wesley College Athletic Department, as well as President Dr. William N. Johnston and Faculty Athletic Representative Dr. Raymond Phillips, honored 122 student-athletes for National Student-Athlete Day on Saturday, April 6. The student-athletes honored all recorded at least a 3.0 grade-point-average inthe fall semester or have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA during their academic career. Listed below are the students that earned that honor.
Wesley College head men's basketball coach Jerry Kobasa was inducted into the Blue Gold Basketball Hall of Fame at the 2013 Blue Gold All-Star Basketball Banquet, presented by Best Buddies at the Dover Downs Hotel & Conference Center on March 14.
After helping Wesley College's men's basketball team set a program-record for wins, senior forward Paul Reynolds and freshman swingman Wayne Lennon have been named the Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year, respectively, it was announced by the league office on February 26.
A trio of Wolverines broke school-records as the Wesley College women's track & field team placed fifth at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships on Feb 17 at the George Mason University Fieldhouse.