BABSON PARK, Mass.—Several Babson College student-athletes and athlete alumni participated in Wednesday night’s Undergraduate Center for Career Development (CCD) networking event in the Needham Wellesley Room inside Olin Hall.
Babson Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students Lawrence P. Ward presided over the Babson Recreation and Athletics Center (BRAC) groundbreaking ceremony during Back to Babson. The completion of the project is scheduled for fall 2019.
New multipurpose space to nearly double the size of Babson’s current athletic and recreation facilities; construction to begin this year with a completion date set for the college’s Centennial celebration in Fall 2019
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Thanks to a historic spring coupled with a record-breaking fall and winter, Babson College Athletics is among the country’s top five percent of 450 NCAA Division III institutions with a 23rd-place finish in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings.
Former Babson president Brian Barefoot ’66, H’09, P’01 has once again challenged his fellow former student-athletes to make a gift to their Babson team or the Athletics Excellence Fund. He’ll match every gift from first-time donors to Babson, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000. Alumni student-athletes, parents, and friends of Babson Athletics can directly support their teams and score some sweet new Babson Athletics-branded items, too!
Highlights of the Babson men's basketball game against Augustana in the NCAA Tournament national championship. Finishing their historic season with a 31-2 record, the third-ranked Beavers won the program's first national title and the school's fifth overall.
Babson Athletics alumni Kim Calhoun '12, Jessica Lack '13 and Zeke Testa '13 talk about how being a student-athlete prepared them for success in the workforce, the fact 99% of Babson graduates are employed within six months of commencement, and their experiences as a student-athlete.
On Thursday, January 12, Babson invades Fenway Park as its men's ice hockey team squares off against local rival UMass Boston at 7:30 p.m. in a battle of New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) programs as part of Frozen Fenway. More information and how to purchase tickets can be found at: http://babsonathletics.com/frozenfenway
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Athletics Hall of Fame Committee released the names of five former standouts who will be inducted into the 2017 Hall of Fame on Friday, April 7, at the Babson Executive Conference Center (BECC). The 16th induction class includes Chris Connors ’93 of men’s soccer, Jay Conroy ’81 of men’s lacrosse, softball and field hockey's Colleen Kelly Pulaski ’04, Meg Lynch ’08 of women’s swimming & diving and soccer, and Carson Thurber ’06 of men’s alpine skiing.
BOSTON—The Babson College men's ice hockey program will make its third appearance at Fenway Park in January for Capital One Frozen Fenway 2017 as announced by the Fenway Sports Management (FSM) group on Tuesday. The Beavers will take on UMass Boston in the second game of a Division III doubleheader on Thursday, January 12, at 7:30 p.m.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College women’s soccer players and coaches officially welcomed the Girolimetti family during a Team IMPACT (Inspire, Motivate, Play Against Challenges Together) Draft Day on Friday inside the Webster Center.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Former Boston Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino will serve as the keynote speaker during Alumni Weekend’s third annual Athletics Affinity Milestone Reception on Friday, September 16, at the Babson Executive Conference Center (BECC).
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and the Babson Alumni and Friends Network will hold the third annual Athletics Affinity Milestone Reception from 7:30-9 p.m. on Friday, September 16, at the Babson Executive Conference Center as part of Alumni Weekend.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation enjoyed a memorable afternoon on Monday as 112 golfers participated in the 35th annual President's Cup Golf Tournament at Walpole Country Club. The event, which was held at Walpole C.C. for the first time, once again proved to be a successful fundraiser for the department as over $75,000 was raised.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—After a one-year hiatus, the Babson College softball program returned to the mountaintop of the March Madness Brian Barefoot Athletics Challenge, as the department received an incredible 1,865 gifts from student-athletes, alumni, family, and friends totaling more than $87,000.
Babson Athletics has unveiled its new identity, an assortment of redesigned marks that are clean and contemporary and representative of the institution’s next generation of collegiate athletics. Students, alumni, faculty, and staff gathered at a special launch event on Wednesday, April 6, to witness the official unveiling.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—When Villanova University takes the floor for the NCAA Division I National Championship game on Monday night against the University of North Carolina in Houston, Babson College men's basketball alum George Halcovage '08 will have a front-row seat for the Wildcats first title game appearance since 1985.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation will be taking the Big Apple by storm on Tuesday, January 26, as the Beavers and the Babson Alumni Office invite all alumni in the surrounding New York metropolitan area for a Cocktails with Coaches reception at Resto from 6:30-8:30 p.m.