A new postseason begins Wednesday for the Babson College field hockey, women’s volleyball, and men’s soccer teams, when NCAA Tournament play opens and student-athletes begin this season’s pursuit of a national title.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation secured a grant from the Yawkey Foundations with the funds being utilized toward a leading community service program that develops relationships with youth organizations and serves the disadvantaged.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Boston Celtics assistant coach Kara Lawson will visit Babson College on Monday night and speak to the community in the state-of-the-art Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC) at 7:30 p.m.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson athletics department is partnering with the College and the Lewis Institute during the Centennial Family and Friends Weekend’s 17th annual Cruickshank Race for Shelter on Saturday at 10 a.m. outside of the new state-of-the-art Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC).
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) entered the 2019-20 academic year with a revised structure and mission, as the leadership group’s makeover began during last January’s APPLE Training Institute.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Prior to the formation of the NEW 6 conference in the fall of 1985, many of the women's athletics programs at Babson College participated in the Massachusetts Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (MAIAW) State Championships.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation in conjunction with the Campus Activities Board (CAB) announced the release of the Babson SuperFan mobile rewards app on Tuesday morning.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Members of the Babson College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) are slated to participate in the College's fourth annual Fresh Check Day on Friday from 12-3 p.m. inside the Reynolds Campus Center.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College Pamela P. and Brian M. Barefoot Director of Athletics and Athletics Advancement Mike Lynch announced the hiring of Jake Munick as the department’s Associate Athletics Director for Internal Operations on Thursday morning.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College athletics department held a historic celebration on Friday night honoring all five of its national championship squads by making them the first teams inducted into the Babson Athletics Hall of Fame.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The athletics programs at Babson College have enjoyed tremendous success over the years. The department owns five Division III national championships, countless conference regular season and tournament titles, and two of the great New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) unbeaten streaks in league history.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Four decades after the birth of women's athletics at Babson College, the 2016 field hockey team put together a historic campaign on the way to becoming the Beavers' first women's program to reach the Division III Final Four.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—A picture-perfect day was greeted with close to a couple of hundred smiling faces during Thursday morning's Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC) ribbon cutting ceremony on the south lawn of the Lamere Plaza.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Following years of planning, the College unveiled the largest and most highly anticipated piece of the Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC) on Tuesday morning when the new recreation and fitness spaces, Babson RecFit, officially opened to the public.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—One of the most successful programs in Babson College history, men's ice hockey made history when it participated in the first Division III game at historic Fenway Park as part of Sun Life Frozen Fenway on January 13, 2012.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Boston Celtics enjoyed one of the great runs in professional sports history capturing 11 National Basketball Association (NBA) titles in 13 years between 1957-69. Included in this stretch of dominance was an eight-year run that saw the organization host its preseason training camp inside Peavey Gymnasium on the campus of Babson Institute.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The history of athletics at Babson College dates back to the early 1920s when the newly-founded Babson Institute took on the Babson Statistical Organization in baseball. Throughout the years, the department has celebrated a number of milestones that have helped shape history of athletics at Babson.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College rising junior Matilda Kocaj was recently selected as a Collegiate All-American and will participate in the USA Rugby's All Star Week beginning on Thursday in Greeley, Colorado.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College Pamela P. and Brian M. Barefoot Senior Director of Athletics and Athletics Advancement Mike Lynch recently announced that longtime administrators Judy Blinstrub and Jon Anderson ’75 have both been elevated to the position of Senior Associate Athletics Director within the department.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Following limited regional success in its early years, Babson College athletics became a major player in Division III by winning four national championships in two different sports over a nine-year stretch between 1975-84.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—One of the most prominent individuals in the growth and success of Babson College Athletics is former coach and administrator Bob Hartwell. A three-sport head coach who also served as the department's athletics director, he was instrumental in upgrading the department's facilities in addition to laying the foundation for women's athletics programs at the College.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College Athletics Communications and Marketing Coordinator Temitope Bajulaiye has been elevated to a new full-time position in the department titled marketing & new media specialist, effective immediately.
The history of varsity athletics at Babson College dates all the way back to 1931, but it was not until the mid-1980s that the Beavers first joined an official athletics conference. The women's programs were the first to make the leap as Babson joined Brandeis University, MIT, Smith College, Wellesley College and Wheaton College as part of the New England Women's 6 Conference (NEW 6) prior to the 1985-86 academic year.
Although official outside competition would not begin until January 1931 when the men's basketball team faced the Wollaston Ramblers, the tradition of athletics is deeply rooted in the early history of Babson College.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Following the announcement of its hall of fame induction class, the Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation is releasing plans for a Celebration of Champions, its marquee event over Back to Babson weekend as part of the College’s Centennial celebration inside the new Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC) on Friday, September 20.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Advancement and Events Management Offices in conjunction with the Department of Athletics and Recreation hosted the Centennial Golf Tournament on Monday afternoon at the Wellesley Country Club.
WESTWOOD, Mass.—Following a year that included three regular season titles and one conference tournament crown, Babson College finished fourth when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced its final Presidents Cup women's standings on Tuesday afternoon.