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    February 23, 2017
    WestConn Baseball Picked Sixth In Little East Conference Pre-Season Poll PAWTUCKET, RI - The Western Connecticut State University baseball team, last year's tournament runners-up, have been picked sixth in the 2017 Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll, released on Thursday.
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    February 22, 2017
    Little East Conference Women's Basketball Championships on Saturday and Sunday DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team will face intra-state rival Eastern Connecticut State University in the Little East Conference Championships semifinals on Saturday, February 25 at 5 pm at Geissler Gym in Willimantic.
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    February 14, 2017
    Western Connecticut Staff To Celebrate National Athletic Training Month DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Training staff will join its fellow Athletic Trainers and celebrate 2017 National Athletic Training Month throughout the month of March. More information is provided below.
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    February 21, 2017
    Emily Dobson Leads Colonials Into LEC Semifinals, Scoring 20 Points In Win over Plymouth State DANBURY, CT - Senior forward Emily Dobson (Westerly, RI) scored a game-high 20 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team to a 59-42 victory over visiting Plymouth State University in the Little East Conference Championships quarterfinals at Feldman Arena on Tuesday night.
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    February 21, 2017
    Eighth-Seeded Men’s Basketball Falls to Top-Seeded Eastern in LEC Quarterfinals, 106-62 WILLIMANTIC, CT – The eighth-seeded Western men’s basketball season came to an end with a 106-62 loss at cross-state top-seeded rival Eastern Connecticut in the LEC Championship Quarterfinals on Tuesday night. Junior guard Bobby Bynum (New Haven, CT) paced the Colonials with 15 points, while sophomore forward Jauch Green (Stratford, CT) chipped in with nine points and a team-high eight rebounds.
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    February 21, 2017
    WestConn Athletics Reaching Out To Help An Opponent DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Department, behind graduating senior Celia DeVoe (Farmington, CT), and WestConn Student Athletic Advisory Council, are looking for your help. They along with several athletic programs around the Little East Conference and the northeast are running a Marrow Donor Registry Drive. WestConn's will be held on Thursday, March 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Midtown Campus Student Center.
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    February 18, 2017
    Men's Basketball Outlasted at Plymouth State, 72-63, in Regular Season Finale PLYMOUTH, NH - Sophomore forward Jauch Green (Hartford, CT) netted a game-high 21 points, while junior guard Marcus Brown (New Haven, CT) chipped in with 19 as the Western men's basketball team fell at LEC opponent Plymouth State, 72-63, in its regular season finale on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials notch the No. 8 seed in the LEC Championship Tournament and will travel to top-seeded host Eastern on Tuesday for a quarterfinal matchup at 7:30 p.m.
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    February 17, 2017
    Women's Swimming and Diving Competes at NEISDA Championships KINGSTON, RI - The Western women's swimming and diving team competed in Day Two of competition at the 2017 NEISDA Championships hosted by the University of Rhode Island on Friday. The squad of sophomores Annelise Alfieri (Southington, CT), Brianna Christiano (Prospect, CT), Rachel Peet (New Fairfield, CT) and rookie Olivia Wright (East Hartford, CT) led the Colonials as they finished a strong 400-yard medley relay. Day Three of the meet begins on Saturday at the Tootell Aquatic Center. (Full Story Coming Soon...)
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    February 18, 2017
    Women's Basketball Edged at Plymouth State, 68-64, in Overtime PLYMOUTH, NH - The Western women's basketball squad wrapped up its regular season, falling at LEC foe Plymouth State, 68-64, in overtime on Saturday afternoon. Despite the loss, the Colonials earn the No. 4 seed in the LEC Championship Tournament and will seek to avenge the defeat when they host Plymouth - who captured the No. 5 seed - in the quarterfinal round on Tuesday at 5:30 pm.
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    February 17, 2017
    WestConn Women's Lacrosse Picked To Finish Fourth In Pre-Season Coaches Poll DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team, under the guidance of second-year head coach Jennifer Thomas, has been picked to finish in fourth place in the 2017 Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll, released on Friday.
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    February 16, 2017
    WestConn Men's Lacrosse Picked Sixth In 2017 LEC Coaches Poll PAWTUCKET, RI - The Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team is tied for sixth in the 2017 Little East Conference Men's Lacrosse Coaches Poll, released on Thursday.
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    February 15, 2017
    Smith and Western Shoot Lights Out In Win Over Rhode Island College DANBURY, CT - Senior Samantha Smith (Wallingford, CT) scored a game-high 24 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team to an 84-62 victory over visiting Rhode Island College at Feldman Arena on Wednesday night in the Colonials regular-season home finale.
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    February 15, 2017
    Green Notches Double-Double as Men's Basketball Falls to Rhode Island College, 85-75 DANBURY, CT – Sophomore forward Jauch Green (Hartford, CT) tallied team-highs of 21 points and 13 rebounds as the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team fell to visiting LEC foe Rhode Island College, 85-75, on Wednesday night at Feldman Arena. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 12-11 overall and 4-9 in conference play, while the Anchormen improved to 11-12 and 5-8.
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    February 13, 2017
    Western Connecticut and Rhode Island College Play 4 Kay on Wednesday DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team will take on Rhode Island College in a key Little East Conference battle at Feldman Arena on Wednesday, February 15. Tip off is slated for 5:30 pm. Both teams will be wearing pink to bring support cancer awareness and the Kay Yow Foundation.
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    February 11, 2017
    LaBonte Nets Game-High 26 Points as Women's Basketball Rally Comes Up Short, Edged at Keene State, 65-62 KEENE, NH - Junior guard Kaitlyn LaBonte (South Windsor, CT) netted a game-high 26 points as the Western women's basketball team staged a late fourth quarter rally that came up just short, falling at LEC foe Keene State, 65-62, on Saturday afternoon. Trailing by 11 with 3:43 remaining, LaBonte caught fire, draining four trifectas, cutting the lead to 63-62. However, the Owls grabbed a key offensive rebound and converted a pair of free throws in the waning seconds en route to victory.
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    February 11, 2017
    Men's Basketball Falls at Keene State, 95-80 KEENE, NH - Despite a team-high 23 points and game-high six steals from sophomore forward Jauch Green (Hartford, CT), the Western men's basketball team fell at league opponent Keene State, 95-80, on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 12-10 overall and 4-8 in LEC play.
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    January 04, 2017
    Western Women's Lacrosse Coaching Clinic on Sunday has been POSTPONED DANBURY, CT - Due to the forecasted storm on Sunday, February 12, the WCSU Girls Lacrosse Coaching Clinic has been postponed. The clinic has been moved to Saturday, February 25 from 9 am to 1 pm.
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    February 08, 2017
    Men's Basketball Downed at Eastern, 94-55 WILLIMANTIC, CT - Despite a team-high 17 points from junior guard Bobby Bynum (New Haven, CT), the Western men's basketball squad was downed at LEC nemesis Eastern Connecticut, 94-55, on Wednesday night. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 12-9 overall and 4-7 in league play, while the Warriors improved to 15-7 and 9-2.
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    February 08, 2017
    Women's Basketball Edged at LEC Rival Eastern, 57-52 WILLIMANTIC, CT - Senior guard Emily Dobson (Westerly, RI) tallied a team-high 15 points, while classmates Alyssa Eannotti (Shelton, CT) and Samantha Smith (Wallingford, CT) added eight points apiece as the Western women's basketball team was edged at cross-state LEC rival Eastern Connecticut, 57-52, on Wednesday evening. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 13-9 overall and 5-6 in conference play, while the Warriors improved to 16-6 and 10-1.
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    February 04, 2017
    Women’s Swimming and Diving Captures Fifth at LEC Championships DARTMOUTH, MA – The Western women’s swimming and diving team doubled its point total from last year’s Little East Conference Championships as they captured fifth place at the 2017 Little East Conference Championships at the Tripp Center Natatorium on Saturday. Sophomore Brianna Christiano (Prospect, CT) paced the Colonials, earning the third spot in the 100-yard fly.
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    February 04, 2017
    Men's Basketball Suffers Heartbreaking 70-69 Loss to UMass-Dartmouth DANBURY, CT - Despite a game-high 18 points from sophomore guard Aaron Samuel (Statford, CT), the Western men's basketball team suffered a heartbreaking 70-69 loss to LEC foe UMass-Dartmouth on Saturday afternoon at Feldman Arena. The visitors failed to connect from the free throw line in the final minute, however, the Colonials could not capitalize.
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    February 04, 2017
    Samantha Smith Leads Colonials With 14 Point, But Western Falls to UMass Dartmouth, 66-56 DANBURY, CT - Senior Samantha Smith (Wallingford, CT) led the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team with 14 points, but the Colonials comeback bid fell short and the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth prevailed, 66-56 on Senior Day at Feldman Arena on Saturday.
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    February 01, 2017
    LaBonte Nets Game-High 28 Points as Women's Basketball Rolls Past New Rochelle, 80-44 DANBURY, CT - With a pair of key players out of the lineup due to injury and illness, the Western Connecticut women's basketball team rolled to a 80-44 non-league victory over the visiting College of New Rochelle on Wednesday night at Feldman Arena. Junior guard Kaitlyn LaBonte (South Windsor, CT) paced the Colonials with a game-high 28 points, while rookie guard Gabrielle Hurlbert (Thomaston, CT) chipped in with 14.
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    February 01, 2017
    Men's Basketball Falls at Conn. College, 95-68 NEW LONDON, CT – Despite a team-high 17 points from sophomore guard Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT), the Western men’s basketball squad fell at non-conference opponent Connecticut College, 95-68, on Wednesday night. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 12-7 overall, while the Camels improved to 12-8.
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    January 28, 2017
    Rashard Rodriguez Cans Game-High 22 Points In Win Over Southern Maine, 82-62 DANBURY, CT - Sophomore forward Rashard Rodriguez (Trumbull, CT) scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University men's basketball team over visiting University of Southern Maine, 82-62 at Feldman Arena on Saturday afternoon.
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    January 28, 2017
    Emily Dobson Scores Game-High 15 Points As Western Women Defeat Southern Maine, 77-47 DANBURY, CT - Senior forward Emily Dobson (Westerly, RI) scored a game-high 15 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team over visiting University of Southern Maine, 77-47 at Feldman Arena on Saturday afternoon.
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    January 27, 2017
    Western Women's Swimming Celebrates Senior Night Against Westfield State DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's swimming and diving team wrapped up the regular season by celebrating the career of its lone senior Alexa Collins (New Milford, CT) prior to the start of the its meet with Westfield State University at the O'Neill Pool on Friday night.
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    January 27, 2017
    Western Softball to Hold Annual Breakfast on February 15 The annual Western Connecticut State University Softball Team Breakfast is scheduled for Wednesday. February 15, 2017, in the Westside Ballroom at 7:15 am.
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    January 27, 2017
    Western Connecticut Women's Swimming on CSCAA Scholar All-America Team DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's swimming and diving team has been recognized on the Fall 2016 College Swimming Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America Team, recently.
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    January 25, 2017
    Women's Basketball Breezes Past Rhode Island College, 58-28 PROVIDENCE, RI - After a pair of nailbiting league losses, the Western women's basketball team improved to 11-7 overall and 4-4 in LEC play with a 58-28 victory at Rhode Island College on Wednesday night. Sophomore guard Jancy Sherwood (Pouqhquag, NY) paced the visitors with a game-high 15 points, while junior guard Kaitlyn LaBonte (South Windsor, CT) chipped in with 14. The Colonials return to action against visiting Southern Maine on Saturday at 1 p.m., when the 20th Anniversary of the 1996-97 Sweet 16 Team will be celebrated prior to tip-off.
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    January 25, 2017
    Men's Basketball Falls at Rhode Island College, 83-68 PROVIDENCE, RI - After edging LEC rival UMass-Boston on Saturday, the Western men's basketball team fell at league foe Rhode Island College, 83-68, on Wednesday night. Sophomore forward Jauch Green (Hartford, CT) led the visitors with 21 points, while classmate Rashard Rodriguez added 13. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 11-6 overall and 3-5 in conference play.
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    January 25, 2017
    Nineteen Colonials Named to MASCAC Fall All-Academic Team DANBURY, CT - NineteenWestern Connecticut State University football student-athletes have been named to the 2016 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Fall All-Academic Team on Wednesday.
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    January 24, 2017
    Gabrielle Hurlbert Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week DANBURY, CT - For the third time this season, Western Connecticut State University freshman guard Gabrielle Hurlbert (Thomaston, CT) has been named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week.
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    January 23, 2017
    Western to Honor 1996-97 Sweet 16 Women's Basketball on Saturday, January 28 DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Alumni Association, and the Athletic Department, will honor the 1996-97 women's basketball team with a 20th Anniversary Celebration prior to the start of this Saturday, January 28th's game against visiting University of Southern Maine.
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    January 23, 2017
    Western and Southern Maine to Raise Cancer Awareness on Saturday, January 28 DANBURY, CT - The men's basketball coaching staffs from Western Connecticut State University and the University of Southern Maine will join the rest of the country to help raise cancer awareness when they meet this Saturday, January 28 at the WCSU's Feldman Arena.
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    January 21, 2017
    Four Players Net Double Figures as Men's Basketball Edges UMass-Boston, 79-77 BOSTON, MA - Sophomore forward Jauch Green (Hartford, CT) tallied a team-high 19 points, while senior forward Tre'Von Perry (Waterbury, CT) chipped in with 17 to lead the Western men's basketball team to a 79-77 LEC victory at UMass-Boston on Saturday afternoon. Sophomore forward Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) and rookie guard Evan Curtin (Portland, CT) also notched double figures for the Colonials, finishing with 12 and 11 points, respectively.
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    January 21, 2017
    Christiano and Wright Lead Women's Swimming Past Rhode Island College, 121-64 NORTH SMITHFIELD, RI - Sophomore Brianna Christiano (Prospect, CT) and rookie Olivia Wright (East Hartford, CT) each notched a trio of first place finishes to lead the Western women's swimming team to a 121-64 victory over Rhode Island College on Saturday afternoon.
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    January 21, 2017
    LaBonte Tallies Game-High 20 Points as Women's Basketball Falls at UMass-Boston, 66-59 BOSTON, MA - Junior guard Kaitlyn LaBonte (South Windsor, CT) tallied a game-highs of 20 points and three blocks as the Western women's basketball squad fell at UMass-Boston, 66-59, in an LEC matchup on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 10-7 overall and 3-4 in league play.
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    January 18, 2017
    Four Western Players Score In Double Figures But Colonials' Comeback Falls Short DANBURY, CT - Four Western Connecticut State University women's basketball players scored in double figures, including a team-high 15 from Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, NY), but the Colonials' comeback bid fell short against Eastern Connecticut State University, 75-73 in overtime, at Feldman Arena on Wednesday night.
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    January 18, 2017
    Bynum Notches Game-High 24 Points as Men's Basketball Falls to Eastern, 95-77 DANBURY, CT - Despite a game-high 24 points from junior guard Bobby Bynum (New Haven, CT), the Western men's basketball team fell to visiting LEC cross-state rival Eastern, 95-77, Wednesday night at Feldman Arena. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 10-5 overall and 2-4 in conference play, while the Warriors improved to 12-5 and 6-0.
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