BABSON PARK, Mass.?Four members of the Babson College women?s tennis program were honored for their work in the classroom when the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its 2019 All-Academic Scholar Athletes on Thursday afternoon.
Down to the final seven moments in our 2018-19 countdown, this week's group features a perfect game in softball, the first of four straight tournament victories by men's golf, and baseball's walk-off grand slam in the NEWMAC Tournament.
I'm Elizabeth Cameron and I am a rising senior on the Babson Volleyball team from El Dorado Hills, California. During the spring of my junior year, I was lucky enough to spend the semester and study abroad in Florence, Italy, and it was truly an incredible experience. Though I missed volleyball and my team, the culture, food, new friends and going abroad for only the second time of my life allowed me to learn and grow in new ways.
BABSON PARK, Mass.?Babson College Athletics Communications and Marketing Coordinator Temitope Bajulaiye has been elevated to a new full-time position in the department titled marketing & new media specialist, effective immediately.
BROOKLINE, Mass.?Babson College rising senior Chris Bornhorst (West Newton, Mass.) suffered a 7 and 5 loss to third-seeded Chris Francouer (Amesbury, Mass.) of the University of Rhode Island in the first round of match play at the 111th Massachusetts Amateur Championship on Wednesday morning at The Country Club.
The history of varsity athletics at Babson College dates all the way back to 1931, but it was not until the mid-1980s that the Beavers first joined an official athletics conference. The women's programs were the first to make the leap as Babson joined Brandeis University, MIT, Smith College, Wellesley College and Wheaton College as part of the New England Women's 6 Conference (NEW 6) prior to the 1985-86 academic year.
BABSON PARK, Mass.?After helping put together one of the most impressive seasons in program history in 2018-19, four members of the Babson College men's golf team are testing their merits in a number of state and regional tournaments this summer.
All that was asked was to give everything you had. Every ounce of energy, focus, and hustle to become better every day. The discipline exerted by every Babson baseball player made them not just a better player, but a better teammate and a better person.
BABSON PARK, Mass.?After going unbeaten in New England Women?s and Men?s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season play last fall, head coach Jon Anderson ?75 announced his program?s 2019 schedule on Tuesday morning. For the second year in a row the Beavers will face six teams that participated in last year?s NCAA Tournament.
BABSON PARK, Mass.?Babson College senior Tessa Amoroso (Rowley, Mass.) and junior Alex Damiecki (Centerville, Mass.) were recognized for their success in the pool and the classroom when they earned College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team honorable mention honors last week.
Although official outside competition would not begin until January 1931 when the men's basketball team faced the Wollaston Ramblers, the tradition of athletics is deeply rooted in the early history of Babson College.
Nationally-ranked victories by men's ice hockey and men's soccer, and a historic first-inning uprising by softball highlight the latest group of top moments as we near the midway point of our countdown.
My name is Kristin Carosotto and I am a rising senior on the Babson women?s volleyball team from East Greenwich, Rhode Island. This past spring I traveled to Florence, Italy to study abroad for what was a very quick four months. Before traveling to Italy, I had a three personal goals that I wanted to achieve during my time there. One, fully immerse myself into a new culture, two, gain knowledge that I may not be able to find at Babson, and three, take advantage of where I was by traveling as much as possible.
BABSON PARK, Mass.?Coming off its fourth consecutive New England Women?s and Men?s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season title last fall, Babson College field hockey coach Julie Ryan announced her program?s 2019 schedule on Tuesday morning.
Most students in their junior year of college are pretty comfortable with the routine they have adjusted to, and I was no different. In the fall of 2018, I was stuck in the 'Babson Bubble' and needed a change. Studying abroad was my opportunity to not only see the world but more importantly, get out of my routine and to get comfortable with being uncomfortable.