2019-20 News

  • Babson Athletics Celebrates Class of 2020 at 39th Annual Senior Awards Banquet
    May 09, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Despite being forced to celebrate virtually, the Babson College Department of Athletics honored 86 student-athletes in the Class of 2020 with its 39th Annual Senior Awards Banquet on Friday night. Eleven awards in all were handed out, highlighted by men's golfer Chris Bornhorst (West Newton, Mass.) and Elizabeth Cameron (El Dorado Hills, Calif.) being recognized as the Male and Female Athletes of the Class, and men's soccer's Steven Heintzelman (Middleton, Mass.) and Kristin Carosotto (East Greenwich, R.I.) winning the Eric Dosal and George C. Wilson awards, respectively.
  • The Final Week: Valerie Quinlan
    May 05, 2020
    Babson women's lacrosse senior Valerie Quinlan talks about her final week on campus, and the cancellation of the 2020 NCAA lacrosse season.
  • Mellen and Borning Collect NEWMAC Women's Lacrosse Academic All-Conference Accolades
    April 29, 2020
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—Babson College women's lacrosse senior Maren Mellen (Duxbury, Mass.) and sophomore Gwen Borning (East Sandwich, Mass.) were named to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Academic All-Conference squad on Wednesday.
  • Eight Spring Athletes Named to NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Teams
    April 16, 2020
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—Eight Babson College student-athletes were recognized when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced its Sportsmanship team for the spring season this week.
  • Senior Reflection: Women's Lacrosse's Maren Mellen
    April 15, 2020
    There is nothing that quite compares to that first semester—when you first get to college and everything is exciting and each day feels like the start of a new adventure. At the same time, almost overnight you have been thrown into a completely new environment with so many unanswered questions.
  • Women's Lacrosse Downed by No. 9 Amherst, 12-3
    March 08, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Junior Claire Dunbar (Lutherville, Md.) scored four first-half goals to help ninth-ranked Amherst College defeat Babson College, 12-3, in non-conference women's lacrosse action on Sunday afternoon at MacDowell Field.
  • Game Preview: Women's Lacrosse vs. No. 9 Amherst
    March 07, 2020
    SERIES HISTORY • Babson is 1-6 all-time against Amherst in a series that dates back to 2007. • The Beavers have lost their last six games to the Mammoths since 2008. • Babson's 10 goals in last year's loss are the most it has scored in seven games versus Amherst.
  • Women's Lacrosse Falls to No. 5 Wesleyan, 15-6
    March 04, 2020
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn.—Senior Abby Manning (Wilmington, Del.) tied for game-high honors with three goals as fifth-ranked Wesleyan University defeated visiting Babson College, 15-6, in non-conference women's lacrosse action on Wednesday night at Smith Field.
  • Game Preview: Women's Lacrosse at No. 5 Wesleyan
    March 03, 2020
    SERIES HISTORY • Babson is 6-9 all-time against Wesleyan in a series that dates back to 1994. • The Beavers have dropped five straight games in the series and are looking for their first road win over the Cardinals since 2012. • Babson and Wesleyan have played four games decided by a single goal although the Cardinals have won each of the last three contests by at least eight goals.
  • Salvatore, Jayne Propel Women's Lacrosse Past Plymouth State, 14-5
    February 29, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Junior Georgia Salvatore (Westwood, Mass.) scored five times and first-year Erin Jayne (Merrimac, Mass.) contributed four goals and four assists for a season-high eight points to help Babson College defeat visiting Plymouth State University, 14-5, in non-conference women's lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at MacDowell Field.
  • Game Preview: Women's Lacrosse vs. Plymouth State
    February 28, 2020
    SERIES HISTORY • Babson is 11-5 all-time against Plymouth State in a series that dates back to 1991. • The Beavers have won six of their last seven games against the Panthers going back to 2006. • Sixteen of the 18 games played in the all-time series have been in Babson Park.
  • Women's Lacrosse Suffers 14-10 Loss at Bates
    February 26, 2020
    LEWISTON, Maine—Bates College scored six consecutive goals over the span of 11 minutes midway through the first half and defeated visiting Babson College, 14-10, in non-conference women’s lacrosse action on Wednesday night at Garcelon Field.
  • Game Preview: Women's Lacrosse at Bates
    February 25, 2020
    SERIES HISTORY • Babson is 7-18 all-time against Bates in a series that dates back to 1987. • The Beavers snapped a five-game skid against the Bobcats with last year's victory. • Babson's has split its last six meetings with Bates at home but enters Wednesday's contest looking for its first win in Lewiston since 2010.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Tops Skidmore in Season Opener, 13-7
    February 22, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—First-year Erin Jayne (Merrimac, Mass.) finished with four goals and one assist to help lead Babson College to a 13-7 victory over visiting Skidmore College in non-conference women’s lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at MacDowell Field.
  • 2020 Season Preview: Women's Lacrosse
    February 21, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming off its second consecutive New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular-season title and its fourth straight conference tournament final appearance, the Babson College women's lacrosse program is primed to continue its success in 2020.
  • Game Preview: Women's Lacrosse vs. Skidmore
    February 21, 2020
    SERIES HISTORY • Babson is 2-4 all-time against Skidmore in a series that dates back to 2003. • The Beavers have dropped three straight games in the series since 2017. • Babson and the Thoroughbreds played three consecutive games decided by a single goal between 2015-17.
  • Women's Lacrosse Comes in Second in NEWMAC Preseason Poll
    February 12, 2020
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—The Babson College women's lacrosse team received a pair of first-place votes and came in second when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released its preseason coaches' poll on Wednesday morning.
  • Study Abroad: Women's Lacrosse's Cricket Fligor in Rome
    January 30, 2020
    My name is Cricket Fligor and I am a junior on the Babson women's lacrosse team from Weston, Mass. I spent my fall semester studying abroad in Rome along with a few teammates. Going abroad has always been a dream of mine, and I was so excited to hear that the D3 level allows me to take the time to explore the world.
  • Women's Lacrosse Announces 2020 Schedule
    January 13, 2020
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming off its second consecutive regular season title and its 12th conference tournament final appearance in 13 seasons last spring, Babson College head women's lacrosse coach Michelle Smith released her program's 2020 schedule on Wednesday morning.
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