• Babson SAAC Members to Participate in Fourth Annual Fresh Check Day
    October 03, 2019
    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.
  • Jake Munick Named Associate Athletics Director for Internal Operations at Babson
    September 26, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Athletics Hall of Fame Welcomes National Champions
    September 24, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Streaks for the Ages
    September 16, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Field Hockey Becomes First Babson's Women's Program to Reach Final Four
    September 09, 2019
    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.
  • BRAC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Made Official During Centennial Celebration
    September 05, 2019
    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 Unveils New BRAC Recreation and Fitness Facility
    September 03, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Babson Forms Hall of Fame to Honor All-Time Greats
    September 02, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.--Athletics has a history that dates all the way back to the spring of 1920 at Babson College, and 1991 marked a new chapter with the formation of the Babson Athletics Hall of Fame.
  • Post Joins Babson Sports Medicine Team
    August 23, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.?Babson College Director of Athletics Performance Rick Burr announced the hiring of Timothy Post, ATC, as an athletic trainer on Friday morning.
  • Centennial Moments: Men's Ice Hockey Takes Over Fenway Park
    August 18, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Peavey Gymnasium Becomes Celtics Preseason Home
    August 12, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Famous Firsts in Babson Athletics
    August 05, 2019
    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 Standout Kocaj Named Collegiate All-American, Will Participate in USA Rugby All-Star Week
    August 01, 2019
    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.
  • Holman Named Athletics Facilities Manager at Babson
    August 01, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College Senior Associate Athletics Director Jon Anderson '75 announced the hiring of Ilyza Holman as the department's new athletics facilities manager on Friday morning.
  • Anderson, Blinstrub Elevated to Senior Associate Athletics Director Positions at Babson
    July 31, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Titletown
    July 29, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: In a Class by Himself
    July 22, 2019
    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.
  • Bajulaiye Hired as Babson Athletics Marketing & New Media Specialist
    July 18, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Beavers Find a Permanent Home
    July 15, 2019
    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.
  • Centennial Moments: Athletics Tradition Dates Back to Babson's Start
    July 07, 2019
    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.
  • Celebration of Champions Set to Recognize Babson Athletics Success, Unveil BRAC
    June 17, 2019
    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 Holds Centennial Golf Tournament at Wellesley CC
    June 07, 2019
    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.
  • Women Finish Fourth in NEWMAC Presidents Cup Standings
    June 05, 2019
    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.
  • Men Place Third in NEWMAC Presidents Cup Competition
    June 05, 2019
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—After capturing a pair of regular season titles, Babson College finished third when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released its final men's Presidents Cup standings on Tuesday afternoon.
  • To Set Yourself Apart from Competition, Think Like an Entrepreneur
    April 29, 2019
    In a conversation with Babson student-athletes, President-elect Stephen Spinelli Jr. MBA’92 shared his entrepreneurial experiences and reflected on how he separated himself and his company from the competition.
  • Babson Athletics Celebrates Class of 2019 at 38th Annual Senior Awards Banquet
    April 28, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics held its 38th Annual Senior Awards Banquet on Friday night to honor 74 student-athletes in the Class of 2019. A Night of Champions was highlighted by the selections of field hockey and softball's Ashley Tango (Reading, Mass.) as the Female Athlete of the Class and Jackson Greenspan (Meriden, N.H.) of the men's soccer program as the Male Athlete of the Class.
  • Babson Athletics Programs Reaping the Benefits of Project TEAM
    April 09, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College's Departments of Athletics and Recreation and Health and Wellness are currently in the middle of a three-year, $30,000 NCAA CHOICES grant that funds Project TEAM (Team Engagement for Alcohol Management). Following a successful first workshop during the 2017-18 academic year, the Beavers' 22 programs started workshop two in the fall, which includes a team development activity funded through the grant.
  • Barefoot Athletics Challenge a Resounding Success
    March 29, 2019
    The results of the 2019 Brian Barefoot Athletics Challenge are both final and historic! Thanks to our many faithful alumni, parents, student-athletes and friends of the athletics program, the department and varsity programs as a whole experienced more donors and dollars than ever before. Congratulations to Babson field hockey, men's lacrosse and softball on emerging victorious during the three separate challenges, with softball winning the top prize of $5,000 for having the highest rate of participation among alumni and parents.
  • Former Men’s Ice Hockey Captain Roger Miller ’62 Pays It Forward
    February 21, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—During his undergraduate years at Babson College, Roger P. Miller ’62, and his close friend and classmate Robert M. Mitchell ’62, are credited with restoring the men’s ice hockey program to varsity status after it had spent multiple seasons in the late 1950s as a club sport.
  • Babson Athletics Continues Partnership with Special Olympics Massachusetts
    February 05, 2019
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—For the second consecutive year, the Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation partnered with Special Olympics Massachusetts for a regional basketball tournament on January 27 and community basketball games on February 3 in Staake Gymnasium.
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