Athletics News

  • Second Half Surge Pushes Western New England Past Roger Williams, 3-0
    October 18, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 18, 2017) – A strong second half performance lifted the Western New England University men’s soccer team to a 3-0 victory over Roger Williams University on Wednesday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Suprenant Field.   
  • Brianna Roath Surpasses 1000 Career Digs in Western New England’s 3-0 Loss at Salve Regina
    October 18, 2017
    NEWPORT, R.I. (October 18, 2017) – Senior libero Brianna Roath (Jackson, N.J.) surpassed the 1000 dig mark for her career in Western New England University’s 3-0 (25-12, 25-14, 25-14) loss to Salve Regina University on Wednesday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Rodgers Recreation Center. 
  • Western New England Picked Eighth in CCC Preseason Coaches' Poll
    October 17, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 18, 2017) - The Western New England University ice hockey team has been picked to finish eighth in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches' Poll, which was released by the league office on Wednesday. 
  • Morgan Smith’s Late Goal Lifts Western New England to Key 2-1 CCC Victory Over Roger Williams
    October 17, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 17, 2017) – Another late goal by freshman forward Morgan Smith (Manchester, Conn.) lifted the Western New England University women’s soccer team to a key 2-1 victory over Roger Williams University on Tuesday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Suprenant Field.
  • Mount Holyoke Holds Off Western New England, 4-3
    October 17, 2017
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (October 17, 2017) – The Western New England University field hockey team’s late rally fell just short in a 4-3 loss to Mount Holyoke College on Tuesday evening in non-conference action at MHC’s Turf Field.
  • Alex Lemekha Receives Third CCC Defensive Player of the Week Award
    October 16, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 16, 2017) – Sophomore goalkeeper Alex Lemekha (Stamford, Conn.) of the Western New England University women’s soccer team has been recognized as the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this season, the league office announced on Monday. 
  • John Abbott Repeats as CCC Golfer of the Week
    October 16, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 16, 2017) – Senior John Abbott (Higganum, Conn.) of the Western New England University men’s golf team has earned his second consecutive Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Golfer of the Week award, the league office announced on Monday. 
  • No. 22 Springfield Edges Western New England at Lusitano Stadium, 1-0
    October 15, 2017
    LUDLOW, Mass. (October 15, 2017) – The No. 22 ranked Springfield College men’s soccer team remained unbeaten with a 1-0 victory over Western New England University on Sunday evening in non-conference action at Lusitano Stadium.
  • Trio of Golden Bears Receive Weekly CCC Football Honors
    October 15, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 15, 2017) – After leading Western New England University to a 41-14 victory over Endicott College on Saturday, three Golden Bears have earned weekly awards from Commonwealth Coast Football (CCC Football), the league office announced on Sunday morning. 
  • Western New England Records Five Takeaways in 41-14 Victory Over Endicott
    October 14, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – The Western New England University football team recorded five takeaways, and sophomore Peter Hoff (Shelton, Conn.) ran for a career-high 115 yards and two touchdowns as the Golden Bears opened Commonwealth Coast Football (CCC Football) play with a 41-14 victory over Endicott College on Saturday afternoon. 
  • Golden Bears Improve to 5-1 in CCC Play with 2-1 Triumph at Eastern Nazarene
    October 14, 2017
    QUINCY, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – The Western New England University women’s soccer team improved to 5-1 in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) play with a 2-1 victory over Eastern Nazarene College this afternoon at Bradley Field.
  • Western New England Rolls to 4-0 Victory at Eastern Nazarene
    October 14, 2017
    QUINCY, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – Senior forward Troy Remillard (Palmer, Mass.) and junior midfielder Nick Liccardi (Hopewell Junction, N.Y.) scored two goals each as the Western New England University men’s soccer team rolled to a 4-0 victory at Eastern Nazarene College on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Bradley Field. 
  • Golden Bears Split Matches with Wheaton & UMass Dartmouth
    October 14, 2017
    NORTON, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – The Western New England University volleyball team went 1-1 in a tri-match on Saturday afternoon at Wheaton College’s Emerson Gymnasium. The Golden Bears fell to the Lyons, 3-1 (25-20, 22-25, 25-11, 25-22), before defeating UMass Dartmouth, 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 26-24). 
  • Golden Bears Place Third at Western New England Invitational
    October 14, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – The Western New England University women’s cross country team tied for third place at the Western New England Invitational on campus Saturday. 
  • Grace Trupe Records Career-High 17 Saves in Western New England’s 4-0 Loss at UNE
    October 14, 2017
    BIDDEFORD, Maine (October 14, 2017) – Senior goalkeeper Grace Trupe (Cardiff, Calif.) made a career-high 17 saves, but the Western New England University field hockey team fell to the University of New England, 4-0, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action on Saturday afternoon at UNE’s Big Blue Turf.
  • Golden Bears Finish Eighth at Western New England Invitational
    October 14, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 14, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s cross country team ran to an eighth place finish at the annual Western New England Invitational on campus Saturday.  
  • Western New England Men’s & Women’s Soccer Teams Earn Academic Awards From United Soccer Coaches
    October 13, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 13, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s and women’s soccer teams were both recognized with Team Academic Awards from the United Soccer Coaches, the organization announced.
  • Golden Bears Recover From Opening Set Loss to Defeat Mount Holyoke, 3-1
    October 12, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 12, 2017) – The Western New England University volleyball team recovered from an opening set loss to defeat Mount Holyoke College, 3-1 (19-25, 25-21, 25-13, 25-23), on Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Western New England Announces Establishment of Downes Athletic Hall of Fame Society
    October 12, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 12, 2017) – Following the induction of the 2017 Downes Athletic Hall of Fame Class on September 22, Western New England University has announced the establishment of the Downes Athletic Hall of Fame Society.
  • Offense Comes Alive Late as Western New England Secures 2-0 Victory over Wentworth
    October 11, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 11, 2017) – A pair of goals late in the second half lifted the Western New England University women’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over the Wentworth Institute of Technology on Wednesday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Suprenant Field. 
  • Golden Bears Handed 3-0 Loss at Salve Regina
    October 11, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (October 11, 2017) – The Western New England University field hockey team was handed a 3-0 loss at Salve Regina University on Wednesday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Gaudet Field. 
  • Western New England Drops 3-0 Decision at Endicott
    October 11, 2017
    BEVERLY, Mass. (October 11, 2017) – The Western New England University volleyball team suffered a 3-0 (25-16, 25-15) setback at Endicott College on Wednesday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at MacDonald Gymnasium. 
  • Golden Bears Fall to Roger Williams in CCC Quarterfinals, 5-0
    October 11, 2017
    BRISTOL, R.I. (October 11, 2017) – The sixth-seeded Western New England University women’s tennis team was defeated by third-seeded Roger Williams University, 5-0, in the quarterfinal round of the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Seven Golden Bears Earn NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete Honors
    October 11, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 11, 2017) – Seven members of the 2017 Western New England University softball team have earned All-America Scholar-Athlete honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA), the organization announced on Tuesday.
  • D’Agostino Named CCC Senior Scholar-Athlete, Schrader Earns All-CCC Third Team Honors
    October 10, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2017) – Senior Christina D’Agostino (Bohemia, N.Y.) and sophomore Morgan Schrader (Burnt Hills, N.Y.) of the Western New England University women’s tennis team were both recognized when the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) announced its major award winners and All-Conference teams on Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Golden Bears Suffer First CCC Loss with 4-2 Setback to Wentworth
    October 10, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2017) – The Western New England University men's soccer team suffered its first Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) loss of the season with a 4-2 setback to the Wentworth Institute of Technology on Tuesday afternoon at Suprenant Field. 
  • Corey Brown Earns First Career CCC Offensive Player of the Week Award
    October 10, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2017) – Sophomore forward Corey Brown (Somers, Conn.) of the Western New England University men’s soccer team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Offensive Player of the Week for the first time in his career, the league office announced on Tuesday.
  • Alex Lemekha Named CCC Defensive Player of the Week for the Second Time This Season
    October 10, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2017) – Sophomore goalkeeper Alex Lemekha (Stamford, Conn.) of the Western New England University women’s soccer team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season, the league office announced on Monday.
  • John Abbott Named CCC Golfer of the Week After Winning Fall Qualifier
    October 10, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2017) – After earning medalist honors with his first place finish at the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Fall Qualifier last Thursday, senior John Abbott (Higganum, Conn.) of the Western New England University men’s golf team has been named the CCC Golfer of the Week, the league office announced on Thursday. 
  • Western New England Finishes Tied for 2nd at Blazer Invitational
    October 09, 2017
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (October 9, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s golf team finished in second place at the Elms College Blazer Invitational following round two action on Monday at The Orchards Golf Club. 
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