• Gorman, Dawidjan Highlight Men's Lacrosse All-Conference Honors, Six Others Recognized
    May 11, 2011
    The Babson College men’s lacrosse team placed six players on the Pilgrim League All-Conference teams and three on the Academic All-Conference team after closing out one of the best season in recent years. Senior Ryan Kucinski (Cohasset, Mass.), junior Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.) and first-year Ryan Dawidjan (Worcester, Mass.) were all named to the All-Conference First Team while sophomores John Clausing (Ridgewood, N.J,), Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) and Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.) were named to the All-Conference Second Team. In addition, second year head coach, Brendan Gorman was named the conference Co-Coach of the Year and Dawidjan earned conference Rookie of the Year honors. Caruso, Dawidjan and senior Nick Dager (Litchfield, N.H.) were all named to the Pilgrim League Academic All-Conference team which requires athletes to be a significant contributor to their team while maintaining an overall grade point average of 3.25 or above.
  • Springfield Denies Men's Lacrosse, 19-8, In Pilgrim League Finals
    May 07, 2011
    The Springfield College men's lacrosse team captured its fourth-consecutive Pilgrim Lacrosse League Championship on Saturday afternoon after defeating Babson College, 19-8, on Stagg Field to earn an automatic berth in the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship. Jamie Schmidt posted a team-best three points on two goals and an assist for the Beavers, while both Armand Wilson and Paul Grip scored twice. Alex Patinkin contributed a goal and an assist, and Ryan Dawidjan had a monster game defensively with seven caused turnovers and five ground balls while winning 5-of-10 draws. Jay Whalen was credited with 17 saves in goal.
  • Men's Lacrosse Knocks Off Wheaton, 18-9, For First Pilgrim League Tourney Win Since 2001
    May 04, 2011
    The second-seeded Babson College Beavers received goals from 13 different players on their way to an 18-9 victory over the third-seeded Wheaton College Lyons in the semifinal round of the 2011 Pilgrim League Men’s Lacrosse Tournament at MacDowell Field on Wednesday night. With the win, Babson (10-7) advances to its first conference final since 2001 and will head to top-seeded Springfield College for the Championship Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. Leading the balanced Babson attack was senior captain Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.), who scored a game-high four goals while also adding five groundballs. Sophomore Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.) and first-year Mike McStravock (Windham, N.H.) each added two goals in the win, and sophomore Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) contributed one goal and three assists. Sophomore Mike Griffin (Duxbury, Mass.) finished a strong all-around effort with one goal, two assists, and a game-high nine groundballs, first-year Ryan Dawidjan (Worcester, Mass.) posted one goal, seven groundballs, and four caused turnovers, and sophomore goalies Jay Whalen (Westwood, Mass.) and Ryan Lee (Wallingford, Conn.) each finished with six saves in net.
  • Men's Lacrosse Hammers Mass Maritime, 14-5, In Regular Season Finale
    April 30, 2011
    BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. -- Senior Thomas Cykana (Minnetonka, Minn.) scored four goals and added an assist for five points to lead Babson to a 14-5 victory over Massachusetts Maritime in the Pilgrim Lacrosse League regular season finale for both squads Saturday afternoon at Clean Harbors Stadium. The visiting Beavers (9-7, 4-1 Pilgrim) overcame a 3-2 first quarter deficit with a pair of tallies from Cykana and junior Tom Mallon (Manhasset, N.Y.) in a 20-second span to take a 4-3 advantage after the opening 15 minutes of play, beginning a string of 12 unanswered Babson goals over a 44-minute span.
  • Men's Lax Falls To Third-Ranked Tufts, 15-6
    April 25, 2011
    The Babson men's lacrosse team stayed with reigning NCAA Champion and current national number three Tufts University early on, but the Jumbos used a dominant second quarter to pull away from the Beavers, winning by a score of 15-6 on Monday night. Senior Armand Wilson scored three goals to lead the Babson offense, and sophomore Jay Whalen made 17 saves in net.
  • Seniors Lead Men's Lacrosse To 12-6 Victory Over Clark
    April 23, 2011
    Host Babson College closed the game with five unanswered goals to defeat visiting Clark University, 12-6, in a Pilgrim League men’s lacrosse matchup at MacDowell Field on a rainy Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Beavers improved to 8-6 overall and 3-1 in the conference, and in the process locked up the program’s 11th consecutive bid to the Pilgrim League Tournament. Leading Babson’s scoring attack were senior captains Andrew Packer (Hudson, Ohio) and Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.), who celebrated their final regular season home game with a team-high four points apiece.
  • No. 14 Trinity Pulls Away From Men's Lax, 18-12
    April 19, 2011
    The Trinity College Bantams outscored the visiting Babson College Beavers, 10-4, in the second half en route to an 18-12 men’s lacrosse victory this afternoon on Jessee/Miller Field. Trinity, ranked No. 5 in New England and No. 14 in the nation, improves to 9-2 overall with its first win in three games, while the Beavers drop to 7-6 and end a three-game winning streak. Sophomore attackman Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) paced Babson with three goals and two assists, while junior midfielder Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.) added three goals and one assist. Sophomore goalie James Whalen (Westwood, Mass.) made 10 saves.
  • Caruso Named Pilgrim League Player of the Week
    April 19, 2011
    Babson College junior Cam Caruso garnered Pilgrim Lacrosse League Player of the Week honors on Monday after pacing the Beavers to a pair of wins last week. The junior midfielder totaled six goals, including one game-winner, and four assists for 10 points while also collecting nine ground balls. On Wednesday, he tallied three goals, three assists, and five groundballs in 16-12 win over Salve Regina. Two of his goals came in the fourth quarter of that contest, including what would prove to be the game-winner one minute in. He then added three goals, one assist, and four groundballs in Babson's key 10-9 win over MIT on Saturday.
  • Human and Mitchell Tabbed NEWMAC Men's Tennis Doubles Team of the Week
    April 19, 2011
    After posting an undefeated record at the number one doubles position, Babson College sophomores Mitchell Henry (Wellesley, Mass.) and Simeon Human (Trelex, Vaud, Switzerland) have been selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Tennis Doubles Team of the Week. Human and Mitchell were perfect in their three matches, helping the Beavers post a 2-1 mark as a team. They teamed up for an 8-4 win over Michael Piderit and Brian McDermott of Wesleyan on Thursday, and then topped Zach Rosenfeld and Chad Strong of Salve Regina by the same score on Friday. The sophomore duo finished the week by beating Diego Angel and Dan Paradee of Clark, 8-5, to help Babson earn its second straight win and first in conference play.
  • Schmidt Lifts Men's Lax Past MIT, 10-9
    April 16, 2011
    Sophomore Jamie Schmidt scored a man-up goal with 2:55 left in the game to lift the Babson College men's lacrosse team to a 10-9 come-from-behind victory at MIT in a huge Pilgrim League contest on Saturday night. With the win, the Beavers (7-5 overall, 2-1 PL) pulled even with the Engineers (4-5 overall, 2-1 PL) in the conference standings and now hold the tie-break advantage for the second seed in the league tournament with two regular season games left to play. Junior Cam Caruso continued his outstanding play of late with three goals, one assist, and four groundballs, while freshman defender Ryan Dawidjan picked up a team-high five groundballs in the victory.
  • Men's Lacrosse Denies Salve Regina, 16-12
    April 13, 2011
    Babson College used an 11-2 run during the second and third quarters to build a 12-6 lead and then withstood a late comeback attempt by visiting Salve Regina University as the Beavers defeated the Seahawks, 16-12, in a non-conference men’s lacrosse contest at MacDowell Field on Wednesday afternoon. With their fourth win in the last five games, the Beavers improved to 6-5 overall, while Salve Regina slipped to 6-7 with the loss. Junior Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.) had a big game in the win for Babson, recording three goals and three assists for six points while also picking up five groundballs and winning eight face-offs. Junior Jeff MacCune (Braintree, Mass.) added three goals for the Beavers, sophomore Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) tallied one goal and three assists, and first-year Ryan Dawidjan (Worcester, Mass.) paced the defense with seven groundballs and a game-high four caused turnovers.
  • Blinstrub, Grant, Higa, and Miller Inducted Into Athletics Hall of Fame
    April 11, 2011
    This past Friday night, Babson College inducted four new members into its prestigious Athletics Hall of Fame. Coaching legend Judy Blinstrub, men's lacrosse star Chris Grant '81, baseball great Kevin Higa '03, and men's basketball standout Matt Miller '93 were all enshrined as part of the 13th inductionclass, bringing the Hall's total membership to 56.
  • Patinkin Earns Pilgrim League Player of the Week Honors
    April 11, 2011
    Thanks to a dominating performance in the Babson men's lacrosse team's huge 19-14 victory over Wheaton College on Saturday, sophomore attack Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I. ) has been named the Pilgrim League Player of the Week. In the Beavers' only game of the week, Patinkin led all players with five goals and four assists for nine points while also picking up seven groundballs.
  • Men's Lacrosse Defeats Wheaton, 19-14
    April 09, 2011
    The Babson College men’s lacrosse team defeated visiting Wheaton College on Saturday afternoon, 19-14, in a Pilgrim League matchup. The Beavers were led by sophomore Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) who tallied five goals and four assists for nine points on the day. With the win, Babson improves to 5-5 on the season and 1-1 in Pilgrim League play while Wheaton dips to 2-7 overall and 1-1 in the Pilgrim League. Also chipping in for Babson were senior Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.) and junior Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.) who both finished with three goals and one assist while sophomore Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.) also added three goals.
  • Springfield Downs Men's Lacrosse In Pilgrim League Opener, 18-6
    April 02, 2011
    The Springfield College men’s lacrosse team opened Pilgrim Lacrosse League play with a 18-6 win over Babson on Saturday afternoon at Stagg Field. The Pride improved to 5-3 on the season and 1-0 in conference play as the Beavers fell to 4-5 overall and 0-1 in the league. Tom Mallon led the scoring for Babson with two goals, while Alex Patinkin chipped in a goal and an assist. James Whalen and Ryan Lee each made seven saves in net.
  • Whalen Named Pilgrim League Player of the Week
    March 28, 2011
    After leading the Babson College men’s lacrosse team to a pair of victories, sophomore goalkeeper Jay Whalen (Westwood, Mass.) has been named the Pilgrim League Player of the Week. Whalen anchored a pair of dominating defensive efforts as Babson won back-to-back games against Mount Ida and Plymouth State. On Tuesday, he stopped 14 shots while allowing only five goals in a 7-6 victory over Mount Ida. The sophomore goalie then made 10 saves on 17 shots on net to go along with two ground balls and a caused turnover in Babson's 10-7 win over Plymouth State on Thursday. For the week, Whalen went 2-0 with a 6.01 goals against average and a .667 save percentage.
  • Wilson, Defense Power Men's Lacrosse to 10-7 Win Over Plymouth State
    March 24, 2011
    Senior Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.) scored a game-high five goals to lead the Babson College Beavers to a 10-7 victory over visiting Plymouth State University in a non-conference men’s lacrosse contest at Babson’s MacDowell Field on Thursday afternoon. With the win, the Beavers evened their season record at 4-4, while the Panthers fell to 3-2. Joining Wilson with five points on the day was sophomore Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.), who amassed three goals and two assists to go with four groundballs.
  • Late Rally Sends Men's Lax Past Mount Ida, 7-6
    March 22, 2011
    Sophomore Mike Griffin (Duxbury, Mass.) and senior Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.) each scored in the final three and a half minutes to help the Babson College men’s lacrosse team overcome a late deficit and defeat visiting Mount Ida College, 7-6, in non-conference action at MacDowell Field on Tuesday afternoon. With the win, the Beavers improved to 3-4 on the spring, while the Mustangs fell to 1-5. Babson sophomore Jay Whalen made 14 saves in the win, while junior Cam Caruso added two goals, one assist, and four groundballs.
  • Union Defeats Men's Lacrosse, 15-8
    March 19, 2011
    Sophomore attack Robert Young had three goals and two assists to lead Union men’s lacrosse (3-1) to a 15-8 win over Babson (2-4) at Frank Bailey Field. Babson was led by senior Armand Wilson, who tallied four goals and sophomore Alex Patinkin, who chipped in with two goals and three assists. Defensively, the Beavers were led by sophomore Cam Caruso, who picked up seven groundballs while winning six of nine faceoffs, and sophomore Mike Griffin, who finished with six groundballs. Sophomore Jay Whalen made 17 saves in net.
  • Men's Lacrosse Routs UMass Boston, 22-2
    March 16, 2011
    Nineteen different players recorded points for Babson College as the host Beavers earned a dominating 22-2 victory over visiting UMass-Boston in a non-conference men’s lacrosse contest at MacDowell Field on Wednesday night. With the win, Babson improves to 2-3 on the season, while the Beacons fall to 0-2. Senior Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.) led Babson with three goals and two assists for five points, while junior Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.) added three goals and one assist for four points.
  • Hamilton Edges Men's Lax in Overtime, 8-7
    March 12, 2011
    Jon Leanos scored 62 seconds into the first sudden-victory overtime period to lift Hamilton College to an 8-7 win against Babson College in a non-league men's lacrosse game at Hamilton's Steuben Field on Saturday. Alex Patinkin and Jamie Schmidt paced the Babson offense with two goals and one assist apiece. Armand Wilson chipped in one goal and two assists, and James Whalen stopped 15 shots, including seven in the third quarter.
  • Men's Lacrosse Falls to Eastern Connecticut State, 16-11
    March 09, 2011
    Senior midfielder Eric Vasil (Southington, Conn.) recorded one goal, three assists, 26 groundballs, and 22 face-off wins to propel the visiting Eastern Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team to a 16-11 victory over host Babson College in non-conference action at MacDowell Field on Wednesday afternoon. With the win, the Warriors improved to 2-1 on the season, while the Beavers fell to 1-2. Babson was led by sophomore Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.), who amassed two goals, three assists, and four groundballs, and junior Cam Caruso (St. Charles, Ill.), who added two goals and four groundballs.
  • Men's Lacrosse Storms Past Hartwick, 13-6
    March 05, 2011
    The Babson College men's lacrosse team scored 11 unanswered goals to overcome a four-goal first half deficit as the Beavers claimed a 13-6 comeback win over visiting Hartwick College in a non-conference matchup at MacDowell Field on Saturday afternoon. With the win, Babson evened its record at 1-1 on the season, while the Hawks dipped to 1-1 after their first loss of the spring. Babson was led by senior captain Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.), who totaled three goals and two assists for five points, and sophomore Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.), who added two goals and one assist.
  • Skidmore Edges Men's Lacrosse, 9-8, In Season Opener
    February 27, 2011
    Sophomore attack J.P. Sullivan (Floral Park, N.Y.) scored two of his four goals in the fourth quarter to lead the visiting Skidmore College Thoroughbreds to a 9-8 victory over host Babson College in a non-conference men’s lacrosse contest at MacDowell Field on Sunday afternoon. It was the season opener for both teams. Sophomore attack Alex Patinkin (Providence, R.I.) led all players with four goals and two assists for six points for the Beavers, while classmate Jamie Schmidt (Shelburne, Vt.) added three goals. Freshman Ryan Dawidjan (Worcester, Mass.) added team-highs of six groundballs and six caused turnovers, and sophomore goalie Jay Whalen (Westwood, Mass.) finished a terrific effort in net with 20 saves.
  • 2011 Season Preview: Men's Lacrosse
    February 25, 2011
    Armed with a host of returning veterans, the Babson College men's lacrosse team will kick off its 2011 season with a home game on Sunday, as the Beavers host Skidmore College at 3 p.m. in a game that was moved to Babson due to inclement weather in Saratoga Springs. Babson welcomes the return of several of its top performers from last year's 10-7 squad, including senior captains Christian Ebert (Boxford, Mass.) and Andrew Packer (Hudson, Ohio). One of the best defensemen in the region, Ebert was named Pilgrim League All-Conference Second Team after leading the Beavers with 146 groundballs last spring, while Packer ranked sixth on the team with 13 goals and six assists fror 19 points a year ago.
  • Babson Men's Lacrosse Featured Prior to Boston Blazers Home Opener
    February 22, 2011
    The Babson College men's lacrosse team took part in the ceremonial faceoff at a recent Boston Blazers game at the TD Garden in Boston. The Blazers are members of the National Lacrosse League (NLL). Seniors Christian Ebert (Boxford, Mass.); Ryan Kucinski (Cohasset, Mass.); Armand Wilson (Fairfield, Conn.); Mike Lydon (Norfolk, Mass.); Andrew Packer (Hudson, Ohio) and assistant coach Josh Blumenthal took part in the pregame ceremony. Joining the Beavers was Shawn Williams of the Rochester Knighthhawks and Dan Dawson of the Boston Blazers. Rochester went on to defeat Boston with a 12-11 overtime victory.
  • Babson Announces Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011
    September 22, 2010
    The Babson College Athletics Hall of Fame Committee has announced the members of its thirteenth induction class to be enshrined this coming spring. Men's lacrosse star Chris Grant '81, men's basketball standout Matt Miller '93, baseball great Kevin Higa '03, and coaching legend Judy Blinstrub will officially enter the Hall on Friday, April 8, 2011. The addition of these four greats will bring the Hall of Fame's total membership to 56.
  • Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game Set For September 24
    September 09, 2010
    The annual Babson College men's lacrosse alumni game will be held on Friday night, September 24th. The current and former Beavers will go head-to-head on MacDowell Field beginning at 7 p.m. The event will kick-off the Back to Babson athletic festivities which continue throughout the remainder of the weekend.
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