Babson College goaltenders Matt Pompa and Bryan Botcher both knew when they arrived on campus for the 2015-16 season, playing time would come at premium. All-everything senior Jaime Murray was at the helm, after all.
Babson field hockey Senior Catherine Gilman's motto this season has been to play for her mom, who was diagnosed with breast cancer last fall, and Saturday will be no different as the NEWMAC field hockey programs will be participating in the fifth annual PLay4theCure Day.
Babson women's soccer senior Jessica Fernandes talks about EvvGirl, and the impact that the Bard family has had on the team. Evan, whose favorite color was pink, lost her life in a drunk driving car crash in May 2013. Evan was a nursing student and cheerleader at Curry College, where she was studying to become a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) nurse. To honor Evan's memory, the EvvGirl Foundation is funding the NICU Webcam Project and Seize the Keys Drunk Driving Educational Program.
Babson Associate Athletics Director and head men’s soccer coach Jon Anderson ’75 reminisces about Homecoming over the years, speaks to alumni and families returning this weekend, and previews their golf tournament.
Babson assistant women’s soccer coach Jess DiPhilippo ’15 talks about her playing-day memories during Homecoming weekend, her alumni relationships with players she coached and played alongside, and opening conference action against Clark.
On September 11, 2001, nearly 3,000 people lost their lives in the devastating terrorist attacks on the United States, including Babson men’s soccer alumnus Erik “Izzy” Isbrandtsen ’94. Each year, the Beaver men’s soccer program pays tribute to Izzy, as former classmate, teammate and best friend Dave McEachern ’94 leads a private team ceremony at Izzy’s monument that is prominently displayed adjacent to Isbrandtsen Field.
Last weekend, Babson women's volleyball sophomore Gaby Miller and the rest of the team took a trip down to South Florida to compete in the NSU Shark Invitational. In the team's downtime, Miller had the opportunity to show her Babson family the city that raised her.
Hi! My name is Jacqueline Paul, I am a member of the softball team, and I am a rising junior. I am from Burlington, N.J., and over summer break I was lucky enough to intern for the Philadelphia Phillies. During my internship, I spent all my time at Citizens Bank Park, where the Phillies play.
I’m Brandon Johnson, and I’m a rising senior on Babson’s men’s basketball team. This summer, I was blessed to be able to intern at Tandem Sports & Entertainment - a full-service agency dealing in athlete management, talent representation, marketing, communications, and publicity services.
My name is Riley Whitham and I am a rising senior on the Babson golf team. This summer I had the opportunity to participate in an internship program at a bank in New York City, RBC Capital Markets. At Babson, I have developed a passion for finance and have sharpened my skills through the various finance courses Babson offers. When I landed this internship, I was excited to apply what I learned at Babson to the real world and do my best to represent our school well at the office.
My name is Ryan McDougall and I am a rising junior at Babson. I am from Milton, Ma., and am a member of the men's ice hockey team. Over the course of the summer I have been fortunate enough to intern with Wheels Up, which is a private aviation company. Wheels Up has a clubhouse at Fenway Park, which is where I spend my time while I am working. I've also returned to Wollaston Golf Club, which is a private golf course in Milton, for my fourth summer.
BRISTOL - There was never a doubt who would be on the mound for the Bristol Blues in the team’s biggest game of the season. As the Blues took the field Monday in a single-elimination playoff game against the Pittsfield Suns, it was left-hander Michael Genaro taking the hill for Bristol.
My name is Michael Nocchi and I am a rising junior on the Babson baseball team. This summer I was fortunate enough to play in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League for the Pittsfield Suns. While it was a hard decision to make considering I wouldn't be home for June, July and part of August, it was certainly worth while. Living with a host family in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, and playing games almost every single day was a hard transition, but playing and living with our shortstop, rising seniorBrian McHale, made it a lot easier.
My name is Carson Drake and I am a sophomore from Lawrence, Kan., on the Babson women’s soccer team. This summer I was an intern in Washington D.C. for Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins, the representative for Kansas’s 2nd Congressional District.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College men's basketball alum Tim Hasbargen M'18 became the program's second player in as many years to sign a professional contract in Europe when he reached a deal with Ehingen Urspring in Pro A, the German second division, back in late July.
Hi everyone! My name is Taylor Thorbahn, I am a member of the women's lacrosse team and I will be graduating in May of 2019. I left for Barcelona five days after my last game this season on May 21 and will be heading home on August 15, just 12 days before I have to move in for school this fall.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Although their college careers ended with confetti falling from the rafters of the Salem Civic Center following their victory in the 2017 NCAA Division III national championship game, Babson College men's basketball alums Matthew Droney '17 and Joey Flannery '17 have teamed up to take part in the fifth edition of The Basketball Tournament (TBT).
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Recent Babson College baseball pitcher John Floegel '18 signed an independent league contract and made his professional debut with the Santa Fe Fuego of the Pecos League earlier this week. Floegel becomes the second Beaver to sign with the club joining former teammate Ryan Arena '18 on the active roster.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Women's volleyball senior Catherine Hunter (Duxbury, Mass.) was one of two Babson College student-athletes selected to attend the NCAA Career in Sports Forum back in early June in Indianapolis. Held each year, the conference provides more than 200 college student-athletes with a broader scope of the career tracks available within the sports business, with the primary focus on college athletics.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Recent graduate Rob Devaney '18 became the third Babson College men's ice hockey player from the program's 11-man senior class to sign a professional contract when he agreed to terms with Hockey Clermont Communaute Auvergne in France's Division 2 recently.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Women's lacrosse senior Olivia Martino (Berlin, Conn.) was one of two Babson College student-athletes selected to attend the NCAA Career in Sports Forum back in early June in Indianapolis. Held each year, the conference provides more than 200 college student-athletes with a broader scope of the career tracks available within the sports business, with the primary focus on college athletics.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming off a terrific 2017-18 campaign that included career highs in goals, assists and points, recent Babson College men's ice hockey graduate Ryan Gouveia '18 has signed a professional contract with Neuilly-sur-Marne in the French Division 1 league for the upcoming season.