• Clayton Besch
    December 09, 2019
    Clayton Besch of the swimming and diving team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 8th. Besch posted the Engineers lone victory in the Gompei Invitational, touching the first in the 50-yard butterfly with a time of 22.81 seconds. The junior also was WPI’s top finisher in the 100-yard butterfly, touching the wall ninth (51.44) and play an important role in several relays.
  • Katherine Pawlak
    December 09, 2019
    Katherine Pawlak from the swimming and diving team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 8th. Pawlak accounted for WPI’s top finish in the Gompei Invitational, touching the wall fourth in the 50-yard butterfly with a time of 26.52 seconds. The sophomore was also 12th in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 53.92 and was a key cog in multiple relays.
  • Garrett Stephenson
    December 02, 2019
    Garrett Stephenson from the basketball team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 1st. A week after being named the MVP of the Paula Titus Memorial Tournament hosted by UMass Boston, Stephenson continued his strong start to the 2019-2020 campaign. The junior posted his second double-double of the season with 18 points and 11 rebounds as the nationally-ranked Engineers went on the road and defeated Worcester State 68-47 on Tuesday. Stephenson added 17 points and seven boards Saturday as No. 25 WPI bested visiting Fitchburg State 89-74. For the week, the center averaged 17.5 points and 9.0 rebounds while shooting 65.4% from the floor.
  • Victoria Mirecki
    December 02, 2019
    Victoria Mirecki of the basketball team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 1st. Mirecki exploded for a career-best 17 points as the Engineers overwhelmed Nichols 63-36 on Tuesday evening. The second and third quarters were Mirecki's to shine. The sophomore more than tripled her season scoring total in the middle 20 minutes, shooting a perfect 7-for-7 from the floor, including a pair of 3-pointers and a conventional 3-point play.
  • Sean McAllen
    November 25, 2019
    Sean McAllen of the football team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 24th. McAllen rushed for 164 yards and a touchdown en route to being named MVP as he led WPI past Western Connecticut 35-6 in a New England Bowl Series game at Alumni Stadium Saturday afternoon. With a 3-yard rush late in the first quarter, McAllen surpassed Jason Wooley — who amassed 3,766 yards in his four-year career — as the all-time leading rusher in WPI football's 130-year history. McAllen closes his illustrious career with 3,878 yards.
  • Molly Sykes
    November 25, 2019
    Molly Sykes from the swimming and diving team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 24th. Sykes excelled in WPI’s home double-dual meet with MIT and Bowdoin, coming in third in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:27.90. She was also WPI's top swimmer in the 200 freestyle (4th, 2:01.10) and led off the fifth-place 400-yard freestyle relay team, which also included Katherine Pawlak (Westford, MA), Lexi Clark (Easton, MD) and Kimberly Hazeltine (Stratham, NH), finishing in 3:45.60.
  • Men's Soccer - Back Line
    November 18, 2019
    The backline of the men’s soccer team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 17th. The foursome of Christopher Martenson (Westport, CT), Ben Rickson (West Warren, MA), Mike Biando (Atlanta, GA) and Erik Herrera (San Diego, CA) prevented Nazareth from logging a shot on goal as WPI defeated the Golden Flyers 1-0 in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Championships. The defense backboned what was the Engineers first NCAA postseason victory since 1976.
  • Sydney Packard
    November 18, 2019
    Sydney Packard from the cross country team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 17th. Packard helped WPI finish tenth at the New England Division III Championships for the third year in a row as she finished 37th at the event held at Bowdon. The senior covered the course in 22:32.92.
  • Nick Ostrowski
    November 11, 2019
    Nick Ostrowski from the football team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 10th. Ostrowski, WPI’s leading tackler, posted a team-high four solo tackles as the Engineers defeated Coast Guard 54-7 on Saturday. The senior posted a pair of tackles-for-loss, included a third quarter safety. As the middle linebacker, Ostrowski anchored a defense that limited the Bears to just 101 yards of total offense.
  • Annika Keck
    November 11, 2019
    Annika Keck of the women’s soccer has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 10th. Keck played a huge role as the Crimson and Gray won a pair of NEWMAC Tournaments games to reach their first NEWMAC final since 2016. The rookie back netted a pair of goals in a 4-0 victory over Wheaton in the quarterfinals before adding another goal over a corner kick in a 4-0 triumph over Babson in the semifinals.
  • Ari Rozen
    November 04, 2019
    Ari Rozen from the cross country team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 3rd. Rozen earned All-Conference accolades for the third time in her career in helping the WPI women's cross-country team finish fourth at the 2019 NEWMAC Championships hosted by Babson at Franklin Park. The senior finished 13th, crossing the finish line at 23:18.
  • Luke Reiniger
    November 04, 2019
    Luke Reiniger of the men’s soccer team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 3rd. Reiniger scored his fourth goal of the season, the eventual winning goal, in the 71st minute to lift visiting WPI over Clark in the final regular season NEWMAC men's soccer game for both teams. The victory, coupled with Babson's 4-1 victory at Coast Guard, give the Engineers a share of its second NEWMAC regular season in the last three seasons.
  • Kristen McCrea
    October 28, 2019
    Kristen McCrea of the women’s soccer team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 27th.  McCrea notched her team-leading 13th goal of the season in WPI’s important 2-1 NEWMAC road victory at Wheaton on Tuesday.  The senior’s 97th and 98th career points put the Engineers in the NEWMAC playoffs for the sixth straight season and keeps WPI in the mix to host a tournament quarterfinal contest.
  • Julian Nyland
    October 28, 2019
    Julian Nyland from the football team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 27th. Nyland threw for a career-high 332 yards to lead WPI by Merchant Marine 66-13 on Saturday afternoon. The senior did all of his damage in the first half, completing 14-of-18 passes, throwing for touchdowns of 59, 78 and 29 yards. Nyland got the scoring started with a 8-yard touchdown run.
  • Lindsey Giogi
    October 21, 2019
    Lindsey Giorgi of the field hockey team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 20th. Giorgi’s first career goal was the game-winner with just 2:33 remaining in regulation as WPI kept its perfect season alive with a pulsating 5-4 come-from-behind victory at Conn College on Tuesday afternoon. She then handed out her third assist of the year, and fifth of her career, at Worcester State as the Engineers moved to 13-0 on Thursday.
  • Brian Brooks
    October 21, 2019
    Brian Brooks from the cross country team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 20th. Brooks finished 27th to lead the WPI men's cross country team to a 10th-place finish at the Connecticut College Invitational Saturday at Harkness Memorial State Park. The 8K, which featured eight nationally-ranked team teams and all but one team in the USTFCCCA New England coaches top 10, saw the regional No. 8 Engineers best New England No. 6 Tufts, New England No. 7 Connecticut College, New England No. 10 Trinity, Atlantic No. 6 Ramapo, Atlantic No. 9 Rochester, and Midwest No. 9 Wisconsin Whitewater.
  • Jackson Conroy
    October 14, 2019
    Jackson Conroy of the soccer team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 13th. Conroy scored the lone goal in a 1-0 WPI victory over host Wheaton in a NEWMAC men's soccer match Saturday. In all, the senior owns nine goals, including five game-winners, and eight assists for 26 points in 67 games played.
  • Women's V8
    October 14, 2019
    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 13th. Olivia Kiristis (Upton, MA), Caitlin Kean (Shrewsbury, MA), Liz Graveline (Litchfield, NH), Amelia Harvey (Sudbury, MA), Lillian Neff (Havertown, PA), Ally Sichler (Reading, PA), Christine Hovermale (Alameda, CA), Melissa Bazakas-Chamberlain (Belmont, MA) and coxswain Amelia Papi (South Portland, ME) reached the finish line in 16:29.2, 2.7 seconds ahead of Williams (16:31.9) at the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta. It marked the first time the Engineers have defeated the Ephs in the fall season, even last season (Williams defeated WPI by 10 seconds at the Head of the Charles), when the Crimson and Gray ended up second at the 2019 NCAA Championships.
  • Mandy St. Germain
    October 07, 2019
    Mandy St. Germain of the soccer team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 6th. St. Germain notched five saves over the span of two complete-game wins last week. After only needing to make one stop in a 1-0 win versus Babson, the senior turned away four in a 3-1 triumph at Smith.
  • Ben Rickson
    October 07, 2019
    Ben Rickson from the soccer team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 6th. Rickson netted his first two goals of the season, including the game-winner, as WPI rolled to a 3-0 NEWMAC triumph over Emerson on Saturday. The senior also anchored a defense that did not allow a goal in two games.
  • Carly Cidado
    September 30, 2019
    Carly Cidado from the field hockey team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 29. Cidado, who is nationally-ranked in goals and points per game, netted a hat-trick to key a 6-0 win Friday over Becker.
  • Sam Casey
    September 30, 2019
    Sam Casey of the football team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 29. Casey rolled up 10 tackles (seven solo) with one for loss and added a 46-yard interception return in a 35-21 win at Springfield.
  • Amanda Wetmore
    September 23, 2019
    Amanda Wetmore from the volleyball team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 22nd. Wetmore tallied 15 kills and five service aces as WPI defeated Springfield, 3-1, Saturday in a NEWMAC volleyball clash inside Blake Arena. It was the Engineers (5-5) first win over the Pride (9-4) since a 3-0 decision on October 23, 2012.
  • David Reynolds
    September 23, 2019
    David Reynolds of the cross country team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 22nd. Reynolds finished third to lead the Engineers to the 47th annual UMass Dartmouth Invitational title on Saturday. One of two Boynton Hillers in the top 10, Reynolds’ five-mile time of 25:10.80 was .26 off of second place.
  • Colleen Mullins
    September 16, 2019
    Colleen Mullins of the volleyball team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 15th. Mullins hit a blistering .533 in the Engineers 2019 Harrington Auditorium debut versus Elms. The senior, who only needed to play in two sets, finished with eight kills in 15 attempts and was joined with no errors by fellow co-captain Abbie Gilbert, and Sarah Kwatinetz.
  • Bryce Wade
    September 16, 2019
    Bryce Wade from the football team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 15th. Wade connected on two field goals, including the game winner from 26 yards out with 3:52 left, to lift WPI (2-0) to a 6-3 win over No. 19 RPI to capture the Transit Trophy for the first time since 2016. In addition to his season-best boot, the junior added a 25-yarder to get the Crimson and Gray on the board first with 4:24 left in the initial period.
  • Leah Beauton
    September 09, 2019
    Leah Beauton from the soccer team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 8th. Beauton bookended a trio of goals in a span of 4:13 as the WPI women's soccer team earned its first win over Trinity in the four-year history of the series with a 3-2 triumph Sunday afternoon at Alumni Stadium.
  • Connor Field
    September 09, 2019
    Connor Field of the football team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 8th. Field rolled up a career-high 117 yards and tied his career-best of two touchdowns as WPI defeated city rival Worcester State Friday night. Both led or tied for the NEWMAC best in Week 1.
  • Abby O'Sullivan
    September 02, 2019
    Abby O’Sullivan of the field hockey team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 1st. O’Sullivan had a stick in all three goals Friday night’s 3-0 shutout at Nichols. After finding the back of the cage in the first and second period, O’Sullivan assisted on the final tally in the fourth.
  • Mark Calnan
    September 02, 2019
    Mark Calnan from the soccer team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 1st. Calnan scored the initial goal in a 4-0 triumph over city-rival Worcester State Friday night. Of his 10 career markers, eight have been game-winners.
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