Wesley College's Nasia Denegal has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on September 20. This is the first time that Denegal has received a weekly honor in her collegiate career.
Wesley's football team was ranked as the top-rated Division III squad in the first Lambert Meadowlands poll of 2014. Lambert is an organization that recognizes Eastern-based college football teams on all levels of play, including Division I. Wesley beat out five other undefeated programs for the honor.
Coming off a 54-0 victory at Concordia-Selma last Saturday, the Wesley College football team continues to be ranked fourth in both the American Football Coaches Association and D3football.com Top 25 Polls. The team is currently 6-0, which is their best start since the 2010 season.
Wesley College's Bryce Shade was named the ECAC Special Teams Player of the Week, following Wesley's 54-0 win against Concordia-Selma on October 11. Shade returned a kickoff 83 yards for a touchdown and had another runback for 35 yards during the game.
Wesley College's Joe Callahan and Aamir Petrose were named the ECAC Division III Southwest Co-Offensive and Co-Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, it was announced by the league office on October 7. Callahan threw for 362 yards and totaled six touchdowns (5 pass, 1 rush) in Wesley's victory against Louisiana College. Petrose tallied five tackles and two sacks.
Wesley College's Kyle George and Aamir Petrose were both named to the D3football.com Team of the Week it was announced by the website on October 1. In Wesley's win against SVU, George caught seven passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns and Petrose had three sacks and broke up a pass.
Wesley College Joe Callahan has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Sept. 23. This is the second time this season that Callahan has been named the ECAC Player of the Week.
Will Mileski had a hand in each Wesley College goal to lead the Wolverines men's soccer team to a 3-0 victory over Cairn University on Sept. 24 at Scott D. Miller Stadium, scoring once and assisting on two.
Morgan Warrington of the women's soccer team has been named the Wolverine of the Week after leading Wesley College to a perfect 3-0 record the week of Sept. 14-20. Warrington tallied a goal, five assists and a pair of saves in last week's victories.
More than 50 Wesley College field hockey players, alumni and friends came together on Saturday afternoon at the DuPont Athletic Field on campus to celebrate head coach Tracey Short's 20th season as head coach of the Wolverines field hockey program.
Arriving at Wesley in 1995 after a star-studded playing career at Salisbury University, Short has led Wesley to three NCAA Tournaments and received five Coach of the Year Awards, including the Regional Coach of the Year Award in 1997 when she led...