• Alyssa Grant
    December 11, 2017
    Alyssa Grant from the swimming & diving team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 10th. Grant was one of the Engineers winners in a competitive triple dual Saturday versus No. 3 Williams, Tufts and host Wesleyan. The senior touched the wall first in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:08.09. Grant also took fifth in the 200 (2:31.76) and sixth in the 50 (32.10).
  • Michael Curtis
    December 11, 2017
    Michael Curtis of the wrestling team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 10th. Curtis racked up a dozen points during three matches Saturday at the Northeast Duals. He began with a pin against versus Eugene Latson from Niagara Community College and followed up with a 3-0 decision over Lantze Lange of Oneonta State. The junior then added to the Boynton Hillers lead with an 11-7 decision against Chance O`Mahony in the team’s win over No. 16 Cortland State.
  • Audrey Berner
    December 04, 2017
    Audrey Berner of the swimming & diving team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 3rd. Berner consistently led the Engineers during the three-day Gompei Invitational. On Friday the newcomer placed third in the 100-yard butterfly and followed up with a personal-best 26.66 to finish third in the 50-yard butterfly. Berner then took fourth in the 100-yard freestyle with a 53.60, nearly half a second quicker than her trial time.
  • Jack Bauer
    December 04, 2017
    Jack Bauer from the swimming & diving team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 3rd. Bauer, who claimed the 100-yard backstroke with a B cut time Saturday, secured the 200-yard backstroke with a B cut and school record 1:49.43. On Friday, Bauer teamed with sophomore Dave Chen (Niantic, CT), junior Jackson Perry (Cumberland, RI), and graduate student Erick Burgwardt (Honeoye Falls, NY) to hand in a B cut in the 200-yard medley relay.
  • Ama Biney
    November 27, 2017
    Ama Biney from the basketball team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 26th. As Biney became the 18th WPI women's basketball player to reach the 1,000-point milestone on Saturday, the local product tallied her third career double double with 19 points and 10 rebounds, to go with two blocks and a swipe as the Engineers defeated Bates 60-42. On Tuesday, Biney scored a game-best 22 points for the second consecutive game against Central Mass. opponents as WPI defeated Nichols, 60-33. She also racked up nine boards, six steals and four assists.
  • Ben Zogby
    November 27, 2017
    Ben Zogby of the wrestling team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 26th. In the opening bout of WPI’s trimiph over Western New England Tuesday night, Zogby surged ahead 10-9 with a takedown with about 30 seconds remaining in the third period before his opponent forced overtime by getting a point just before the final buzzer. Zogby took home the 12-10 victory with a takedown just 13 seconds into SV 1 to secure his second dual win in as many tries this season.
  • WBB Seniors
    November 20, 2017
    The seniors from the women’s basketball team have been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 19th. Led by repeat MVP Ama Biney (Worcester, MA), who averaged 15 points to go with eight rebounds, four steals and two assists this past weekend, the six member Class of 2018, that also features Madison Beck (Syracuse, NY), Maura Buckley (Melrose, MA), Brianna Dozier (Dedham, MA), Stasha Greenalch (Newington, CT) and Brittney Lambert (Hudson, NH), completed the four-year, eight-game sweep at the Worcester City Tournament. The title is also the program’s ninth overall.
  • Luca Cerasani
    November 20, 2017
    Luca Cerasani of the football team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 19th. The New England Bowl Most Valuable Player rolled up seven tackles featuring four for loss and two sacks, and was credited with a pass breakup as the Engineers earned the program’s first postseason triumph in the 128 years of WPI Football. The Engineers (9-2) also concluded the season with a seven-game winning streak and a tie with the 1992 team (9-2) for most wins in a single season.
  • Sydney Packard
    November 13, 2017
    Sydney Packard of the cross country team has been named as the WPI Women's Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 12th. Packard finished 23rd at the NCAA Division III New England Championships in a time of 21:55.8, which was just shy of an invitation to her third NCAA Championship event in as many track & field/cross country seasons (2017 Indoor, 2017 Outdoor). The All-New England performance helped guide the team to a program-record tying 10th place showing with a record low of 311 points.
  • Lou Garcia
    November 13, 2017
    Lou Garcia of the football team has been selected as the WPI Men's Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 12th. Garcia returned the second of his two second half interceptions for a touchdown as the Engineers went on the road and defeated Norwich 42-7 in the regular season finale on a chilly Saturday afternoon. The senior owns six interceptions on the season, including a pair returned for touchdowns and has helped the Engineers to eight wins this season, tied for second most in the 128-year history of WPI football.
  • 400 Medley Relay
    November 06, 2017
    The 400-yard medley relay from the swimming & diving team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 5th. The foursome of sophomore Sydney Seo (North Andover, MA), sophomore Emma Edwardson (Cary, NC), freshman Audrey Berner (San Jose, CA) and senior Jenny Day (Chelmsford, MA) won the 400 medley relay in a time of 4:11.28 to set the tone in the home opener on Friday night versus Babson, Smith and Brandeis. Individually, Seo took the 100- and 200-yard backstrokes with times of 1:02.72 and 2:15.35, and Edwardson swept the 100- and 200- yard breaststrokes in 1:11.86 and 2:36.25. Berner, who was also on the fastest 200-yard freestyle relay, earned gold in the 50-yard freestyle (25.69) and later had the best time of 1:01.86 in the 100-yard butterfly. Day, meanwhile, secured the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.44) and touched the wall first in the 400-yard IM (4:50.20). Day also won the 1,000-yard freestyle on Saturday versus RPI and Simmons.
  • Ryan Stokes
    November 06, 2017
    Ryan Stokes of the soccer team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 5th. Stokes converted the clinching penalty kick in the fifth round as the team claimed its first NEWMAC Championship Sunday at Springfield. The midfielder, who did not play in the regular season game versus the Pride, came into the championship tilt with five career goals in 45 games played. It is the first NEWMAC title for the program and second overall, which includes the 1992 Constitution Athletic Conference champions that were honored earlier this fall. The Engineers now await the opponent and location for the programs fourth NCAA appearance which will be announced on Monday’s 1:30pm NCAA.com selection show.
  • Nick Ostrowski
    October 30, 2017
    Nick Ostrowski from the football team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 29th. Ostrowski totaled a career-high 11 tackles, forced a fumble and returned an interception on the final play of the first half 55 yards for a touchdown as WPI went on the road and defeated MIT 24-21. The Boynton Hiller's last four-game streak opened the 2007 campaign and it is the first four-game conference streak since the Freedom Football Conference championship year in 1993.
  • Women's Top 7
    October 30, 2017
    The top 7 of the nationally-ranked cross country team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 29th. Sophomores Sydney Packard (Georgetown, MA) and Ariana Rozen (Carver, MA), and seniors Emily Newman (Easton, MA) and Lea Strangio (Watertown, MA), each earned All-NEWMAC accolades and teamed with freshman Keely Nistler (Vadnais Heights, MN), sophomore Callie Schadt (Brewster, MA) and junior Carly Neeld (Williston, VT) to set the program records for team finish (second), lowest point total (62) and number of All-Conference honorees at Sunday’s NEWMAC Championships.
  • Connor Hoeckele
    October 23, 2017
    Connor Hoeckele from the soccer team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 22nd. Hoeckele was brilliant in a six-save effort in a scoreless draw Saturday night versus nationally-ranked Springfield. The result halted the Pride’s perfect record at 13-0. It was also the senior’s 30th career win and 18th career clean sheet. He then took the first of the four available shifts in an afternoon game on Sunday and went untested in 10-plus minutes.
  • Back Line
    October 23, 2017
    The back line of the soccer team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 22nd. Led by starters Megan Hanshaw (Simsbury, CT), Kirsten Southan (Owings, MD), Karina Larson (Storrs, CT) and Georgie Cromwell (Mukilteo, WA), the Engineers allowed only one goal in just under 200 minutes this past week. Only three of nine shots made it to goalkeeper Gabriela Hoops in a 1-0 win at Wheaton and four of 12 shots got through in a double OT match Saturday that nearly went the entire 110 minutes.
  • Women's V8
    October 16, 2017
    The Varsity Eight from the rowing team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 15th. The configuration of Kinsey McNamara (Chelmsford, MA), Sarah Wutka (North Granby, CT), Christine Hovermale (Almeda, CA), Melissa Bazakas-Chamberlain (Belmont, MA), Marlies de Jong (Huntington Beach, CA), Abby Sawyer (Uxbridge, MA), Eva Barinelli (Tewksbury, MA), Josephine Bowen (Lunenburg, MA), and coxswain Madeline Burke (Verona, NJ) rowed to a first place finish (14:38.404), which was over thirty seconds ahead of Division I Holy Cross (15:11.081), Saturday at the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta.
  • Brendan Nemes
    October 16, 2017
    Brendan Nemes of the soccer team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 15th. In the first game since the exam break, Nemes notched both goals in a 2-1 overtime win versus Coast Guard on Saturday. The senior leveled the game in the 78th minute and deposited the game-ender with 56 seconds left in the first extra session. It was also Nemes' second consecutive NEWMAC game with a pair of goals.
  • Blake Rice
    October 09, 2017
    Blake Rice from the football team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 8th. Rice tossed a season-high and career-equaling best three touchdowns as the Crimson and Gray went to Washington DC and defeated Catholic 31-14 in the first-ever meeting between the two programs. The senior captain finished the day 18 for 28 passing for 210 yards and added 40 yards on the ground. His three touchdown passes went to Alex Domond, Erik Fyrer and Corey Coogan.
  • Brooke Klepper
    October 09, 2017
    Brooke Kleeper of the volleyball team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 8th. Kleeper continued her strong senior season by totaling 19 kills Saturday in the Engineers tri-meet sweep of Western Connecticut and Keene State. In WPI’s opening match versus the Colonials, the middle-hitter posted an outstanding .750 attack percentage with 10 kills and just one error on 12 attempts. Later in a 3-2 victory over the host Owls, Kleeper totaled nine kills and five blocks.
  • Abby O'Sullivan
    October 02, 2017
    Abby O’Sullivan from the field hockey team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 1st. O’Sullivan netted both goals in a non-conference triumph versus previously unbeaten Lasell. On Saturday she registered four shots on-goal as the team defeated Springfield for the first time since 1999, providing 11th-year head coach Lisa Moreau her fist win over her alma mater in 14 tries.
  • Dereck Pacheco
    October 02, 2017
    Dereck Pacheco of the football team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 1st. Of Pacheco’s 17 tackles – 15 solo - on the year 11 are for-loss, including all three of his stops on Saturday versus Maine Maritime. He also had two in two chances against Becker and a season-best four in the season opener with Anna Maria.
  • Sydney Packard
    September 25, 2017
    Sydney Packard from the cross country team has been ttabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 24th. Packard enjoyed a top 15 finish at the ultra-competitive Purple Valley Classic on Saturday. Her 13th-place time of 22:53.8 helped the Engineers, who entered the week 10th in the region, best nationally-ranked No. 7 Ithaca, No. 35 Rochester and New England No. 9 Amherst.
  • Avery Ingegneri
    September 25, 2017
    Avery Ingegneri of the cross country team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 24th. Ingegneri won the individual title to lead the men’s cross country team to its third consecutive sweep at the Worcester City Meet with a time of 27:49.7. Overall it is the program’s 44th title in 51 years.
  • Paul Beatty
    September 18, 2017
    Paul Beatty from the soccer team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 17th. Beatty scored twice in the second half to propel WPI to a 2-1 come-from-behind victory at Babson. The team leader in goals and points, netted the first at 52:29, with an assist by Spencer Ralphs, and struck again 2:27 later with what proved to be the game-winner.
  • Amanda Wetmore
    September 18, 2017
    Amanda Wetmore of the volleyball team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 17th. Wetmore, bolstered by a .800 performance at Babson, hit .548 in conference play and .301 overall in a 1-2 week. Nationally, the freshman became the Division III leader with a .548 percentage after Tuesday’s match. It is also the second-best across all three divisions.
  • Izzy Garver
    September 11, 2017
    Izzy Garver from the field hockey team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 10th. Garver scored twice in a 2-0 week for the Engineers. After the forward provided the lone goal in a 1-0 triumph versus Simmons and followed up with a goal and an assist in a 4-1 triumph Saturday against Elms.
  • Luke Reiniger
    September 11, 2017
    Luke Reiniger of the men’s soccer team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 10th. Reiniger notched a goal (PK) and an assist in the second half of a 4-1 triumph at Mass Maritime Saturday. As a team, the Engineers are 3-1 on the young season with just two goals allowed.
  • Sophie Gomarlo
    September 04, 2017
    Sophie Gomarlo from the women’s soccer team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 3rd. Gomarlo posted a hat-trick and scored a pair of game-winners, while registering a perfect shooting percentage, in the Engineers opening weekend. On Friday, the senior netted the overtime game-winner at Salem State. She followed up with the first home hat-trick since 2010 on Sunday evening versus UMass Dartmouth.
  • Sean McAllen
    September 04, 2017
    Sean McAllen from the Football team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 3rd. McAllen totaled four rushing touchdowns with an average of 46.5 yards per score as WPI opened 2017 with a 48-0 win over Anna Maria Friday night. Overall, the sophomore totaled a career-best 246 yards - or an average of 16.4 yards - on 15 carries. McAllen also netted a pair of receptions a total of 19 yards.
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