The Wesley College field hockey team earned a 3-0 win over Drew University on Wednesday night at Drass Field. The win was meaningful for the team because it marked a milestone for head coach Tracey Short: her 250th career win. Kayla Fromal made 10 saves to earn the shutout victory. Wednesday marked her fifth double-digit save performance of the season, and her second shutout. Drew's goaltender Ryann Callaghan made 13 saves in the loss.
After scoring the first two collegiate goals of his career, freshman forward Adrian Coverdale was named Capital Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday afternoon. Against Washington College on Wednesday, Coverdale finished a header in the 94th minute to hand Wesley the 2-1 golden-goal overtime win. In a 2-1 triumph over Mary Washington in Saturday's CAC opener, the Camden, Del. native broke the 1-1 tie with less than 15 minutes remaining for the eventual game-winner. Both of...
Wesley College football senior Joe Callahan was named to the D3football.com Team of the Week after an outstanding performance on Saturday in a 50-49 win over No. 22 North Central College. Callahan passed for 414 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 111 yards and three more scores. His most impressive accomplishment in No. 5 Wesley's 50-49 win over No. 22 North Central was the comeback he orchestrated. The Wolverines trailed by 21 in the second half, and came back to take the lead with 28...
Joe Callahan found the end zone six times on Saturday and the No. 5 Wesley College football team needed every point the senior could muster as they edged No. 22 North Central College Cardinals 50-49 in an instant classic. The performance earned the quarterback New Jersey Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors. Callahan threw for 414 yards and three scores on 26-of-50 passing and rushed for 111 yards and three more touchdowns on just 13 carries. The quarterback also orchestrated...
Wesley College football junior running back Jamar Baynard has been selected as the Wolverine of the Week for his effort in Wesley's 44-24 win over Christopher Newport this weekend. Baynard ran the ball for 179 yards and three touchdowns, shaking off several would-be CNU tacklers on his way to the end zone. The running back toted the ball 26 times and caught a pair of passes as the Wolverines rolled the Captains. In two games this season, Baynard has already rushed for 315 yards and should...
Following Wesley football's 44-24 victory against conference opponent Christopher Newport on September 19, there was a post-game reception at the Annie Jump Cannon House to honor head Coach Mike Drass. Prior to the game, the playing surface at Scott D. Miller Stadium was named Drass Field. Drass also collected his 200th career coaching victory.
Drass became one of just 15 active coaches to reach the milestone (including fellow NJAC head coach Rick Giancola at Montclair State). Drass became...[more]
It was a special day at Wesley College as hundreds of supporters and community members came out to Scott D. Miller Stadium not just to watch the No. 5 Wolverines' home opener, but also to celebrate the accomplishments of a local icon, Mike Drass.
Entering his 23rd season as the Wolverines' head football coach, Drass has guided the program to a place among the greatest teams in NCAA Division III. During pre-game ceremonies, Drass was joined on the field by Wesley College President Robert Clark...[more]
Demetrius Stevenson distinctly remembers hearing the voice of Wesley coach Mike Drass as it thundered across the field before practice during his time as a defensive tackle during the mid-1990s. “You don’t walk on my field!” Now that field will bear the veteran coach’s name when the Delaware school dedicates the playing surface of Scott D. Miller Stadium to the veteran coach before their game against Christopher Newport on Saturday. Mike Drass Field.
The Wesley College football team began their New Jersey Athletic Conference era with a decisive 44-3 victory over Forstburg State University on Saturday, and on Sunday two players received the team's first NJAC honors. Bryce Shade was named NJAC Offensive Player of the Week and Eric Speidel was selected as NJAC Special Teams Player of the Week. Shade becomes the first Wolverine to earn an NJAC weekly honor after helping No. 5 Wesley open its season with a 44-3 conference road win at Frostburg...
After leading the Wesley College volleyball team to a 3-2 start to the season, Tionne Graves-Brown has been named Wolverine of the Week. The sophomore played with outstanding effort in the team's opening week and earned MVP honors at the Scranton Invitational. In five matches, Graves-Brown nearly averaged a double-double, registering 10.4 kills per match and 9.2 digs per match. If the sophomore were to continue her torrid pace throughout the entire season, she would demolish the former...