• Kosilla Notches Game-High Six Goals as Women’s Lax Falls to Eastern, 13-8
    April 25, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Junior midfielder Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, CT) notched a game-high six goals as the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team fell to visiting cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut, 13-8, in a Little East Conference matchup on Tuesday night at The Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Falls to Keene State, 23-4
    April 25, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Rookie midfielder Christian Sparacino (Manorville, NY) tallied a team-high two goals as the Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team fell to visiting Little East Conference foe Keene State College, 23-4, on Tuesday night at The Westside Athletic Complex. Classmate Eric Caldwell (East Moriches, NY) and fellow freshman Ryan Reuling (Groton, CT) each chipped in with a goal.
  • Brooke Baldelli and Charline Plasczynski Named LEC Rookies of the Week
    April 24, 2017
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University freshmen Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) and Charline Plasczynski (Bristol, CT) have been named Little East Conference Women's Lacrosse and Softball Rookies of the Week, respectively, for the week ending April 23.
  • During The Spring... Check Here Often For WestConn Athletics Schedule Changes
    March 03, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Department will update this section often with postponements and cancellations. Check back often throughout the spring.
  • WestConn Field Hockey Invites You To An Open House On April 30
    March 31, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University field hockey program invites you to visit the university on Sunday, April 30 for its annual Open House. Take the guided tours from 10 am to 12:30 pm then head over to the Westside Athletic Complex and take in Coach Dani McDonnell's 7-on-7 Tournament beginning at 1 pm.
  • WestConn men's tennis edged at Salem State University, 5-4
    April 23, 2017
    SALEM, MA – Western Connecticut State University's Jason Hipona (Orange, Conn.), Adam Howard (Waterford, Conn.), and Jeff Hensley (Naugatuck, Conn.) all scored straight set victories at second through fourth singles, but the Colonials were edged, 5-4 at Salem State University on Sunday afternoon..
  • Baseball Splits Doubleheader at LEC Rival UMass-Dartmouth
    April 23, 2017
    DARTMOUTH, MA – After being postponed on Saturday due to poor weather conditions, the Western Connecticut baseball squad split a doubleheader at Little East Conference foe UMass-Dartmouth on Sunday afternoon. The Colonials pounded out 10 hits en route to an 8-4 win in Game One. In the nightcap, WestConn could not hold on to an early lead as they were downed 5-4.
  • SOFTBALL SPLITS TWINBILL AT KEENE STATE
    April 23, 2017
    KEENE, NH – After splitting a doubleheader league matchup against Plymouth State yesterday, the Western Connecticut softball team split yet another twinbill at Little East Conference foe Keene State on Sunday. The Colonials suffered a heartbreaking extra inning loss in the opener, 7-6. However, they rebounded to down the Owls in Game Two, 4-2.
  • Western men's tennis falls at UMass Boston, 7-2 on Saturday
    April 22, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass.—UMass Boston men’s tennis grinded out a sweep of doubles play and won the bottom four singles flights, to earn a 7-2 win over visiting Western Connecticut State University on Saturday afternoon.
  • Colonials split doubleheader with Plymouth State on Saturday
    April 22, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University softball team came from behind to capture the opener, 7-6, then dropped the nightcap, 9-6, to Plymouth State University on Senior Day at Westside Field on Saturday.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Sails Past Rhode Island College, 17-2
    April 22, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Junior midfielder Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, CT) tallied a game-high nine points on the strength of three goals and six assists to guide the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team to a 17-2 Little East Conference win over visiting Rhode Island College on Saturday afternoon at The Westside Athletic Complex. Rookie attacker Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) chipped in with a game-high four goals and an assist, while senior midfielder Destinee Carey (New Milford, CT) added a hat trick for the Colonials.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Downed at UMass-Dartmouth, 14-8
    April 22, 2017
    DARTMOUTH, MA – Despite a game-high four goals from senior attackman John Foristall (Danbury, CT), the Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team was downed at Little East Conference foe UMass-Dartmouth, 14-8, on Saturday afternoon at Cressy Field. The Corsairs used a devastating 7-1 run in the third quarter en route to the victory.
  • Baseball Breezes Past John Jay, 9-1
    April 20, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Senior right-handed flamethrower Daniel Hedden (West Cornwall, CT) tossed eight innings while scattering just four hits and striking out four to lead the Western Connecticut State University baseball squad to a 9-1 victory over visiting non-conference opponent John Jay College on Thursday night at Westside Field. Senior Frank Vartuli (Westport, CT) and junior Joe Daigle (Southington, CT) each pounded out a pair of hits, while senior Dave Palladino (Southington, CT) notched a game-high three RBI’s for the Colonials.
  • Olivia Kosilla paces Colonials at Connecticut College on Thursday night
    April 20, 2017
    NEW LONDON, CT - Western Connecticut State University junior midfielder Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, Conn.) had five goals and three assists and rookie attack Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, Conn.) scored two goals and assisted on three others to finish with five points in Thursday night's 17-8 loss at Connecticut College in the Whaling City.
  • Western men's lacrosse edges cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut, 9-7
    April 19, 2017
    MANSFIELD, Conn. – Western Connecticut State University tallied a combined seven goals from conference point leaders Eric Caldwell (East Moriches, NY), a freshman, and John Foristall (Danbury, CT) as the Colonials defeated cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut State University, 9-7 at the Mansfield Outdoor Complex on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Softball Extends Win Streak to Four, Downing Trinity 6-2
    April 19, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – After sweeping a doubleheader against conference rival Rhode Island College on Tuesday night, the Western Connecticut State University softball team downed visiting non-league foe Trinity College, 6-2, on a soggy Wednesday night at Westside Field. With the win, the Colonials improved to 14-13 overall, while the Bantams dropped to 17-10.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Upends UMass-Dartmouth, 15-13
    April 18, 2017
    DARTMOUTH, MA – Junior Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, CT), senior Destinee Carey (New Milford, CT) and rookie Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) combined to score 14-of-15 goals for Western Connecticut State University as they upended host UMass-Dartmouth, 15-13, in a Little East Conference matchup on Tuesday evening. With the win, the Colonials improved to 6-7 overall and 1-2 in conference play, while the Corsairs dropped to 7-6 and 1-2.
  • Nowak Notches a Cycle as Softball Sweeps Twinbill Over Rhode Island College
    April 18, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, RI – The WestConn softball team improved to 13-13 overall and 5-1 in league play following a doubleheader sweep at Little East Conference foe Rhode Island College on Tuesday evening. The Colonials edged the Anchorwomen in the opener, 5-3, before seizing the nightcap, 10-7 (Full Story Coming Soon…)
  • Aaron Campos and Jason Hipona each capture singles match and pair together for win at first doubles
    April 18, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - Aaron Campos (Ridgefield, CT) and Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) captured victories at first and second flight singles to draw within an individual match, but the Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team could not come all the way back in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to Rhode Island College at Westside Courts.
  • WestConn Women's Lacrosse to host Youth Day on Saturday, April 22
    April 17, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut Women’s Lacrosse team will host Rhode Island College at 1:00pm on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The Colonials and second-year head coach will be hosting “Youth Day” on Saturday, which will feature the Lightning Girls Lacrosse Team from Bethel, Connecticut.
  • Baseball Falls to LEC Rival Eastern Connecticut, 9-0
    April 18, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Senior shortstop EJ Lavoie (East Granby, CT) and sophomore outfielder Kyle MacLean (Southington, CT) each went 2-for-3 from the plate as the Western Connecticut State University baseball team fell to visiting Little East Conference rival Eastern Connecticut, 9-0, on Tuesday afternoon at Westside Field. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 11-14 overall and 1-6 in league play, while the Warriors improved to 13-10 and 3-4.
  • Baseball Edged by Non-League Foe Trinity, 6-4
    April 17, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - Despite holding an early 2-0 advantage following a towering solo homer from junior outfielder Clete LoRusso (New Milford, CT), the Western Connecticut State University baseball team fell to visiting non-league foe Trinity College, 6-4, on Monday night at Westside Field. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 11-13 overall, while the Bantams improved to 13-12. (Full Story Coming Soon...)
  • Eric Caldwell and John Foristall each score five goals in win at Salem State, 19-1
    April 15, 2017
    Salem, Mass. – Eric Caldwell (East Moriches, N.Y. ) and John Foristall (Danbury, Conn.) each scored five goals and added two assists as Western Connecticut stung Salem state 19-1 on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field. The Colonials improve to 4-6, and 1-2 in the Little East while the Vikings go to 2-8 and 0-3 in conference.
  • Jenna Gaudioso belts two home runs in doubleheader split with Southern Maine
    April 15, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - Junior right fielder Jenna Gaudioso (East Haven, CT) went 5-for-8 with two home runs and three runs batted in as the Western Connecticut State University softball team split it doubleheader with University of Southern Maine, dropping the opener 8-4 before blanking the Huskies, 8-0 in five innings of the nightcap at Westside Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • Baseball Drops Doubleheader to LEC Nemesis Keene State
    April 15, 2017
    KEENE, NH - The WestConn baseball team dropped to 11-12 overall and 1-5 in Little East Conference play with a pair of losses at Keene State on Saturday afternoon. In Game One, junior shortstop Bill Buscetto (Old Lyme, CT) smacked an RBI double to push the lone run across for the Colonials as they fell, 9-1. Senior first baseman Frank Vartuli (Westport, CT) paced the visitors in the nightcap, going 3-for-5 with a pair of RBI's as WestConn was downed, 8-4.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Bridgewater State, 6-3
    April 15, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team fell to visiting conference foe Bridgewater State, 6-3, on Saturday afternoon at The Westside Courts. Senior Matthew O'Keefe (Cromwell, CT), junior Adam Howard (Waterford, CT) and rookie Jacques Fortier (Southbury, CT) each notched singles victories for the Colonials in the defeat.
  • Women's Lacrosse Downed at LEC Foe Plymouth State, 13-10
    April 15, 2017
    PLYMOUTH, NH - Despite game-highs of four goals and two assists from senior midfielder Destinee Carey (New Milford, CT), the WestConn women's lacrosse team was downed at Little East Conference rival Plymouth State, 13-10, in a contest played at The Holderness School on Saturday morning. Rookie attacker Geovanna Badaro (Fairfield, CT) chipped in with two goals, while junor midfielder Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, CT) added a goal and a helper to go along with a game-high six draw controls.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Rutgers-Newark
    April 14, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The WestConn men's tennis team dropped to 4-5 overall after falling to visiting non-league foe Rutgers-Newark, 8-1, on Friday at The Westside Courts. Senior Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) tallied the lone win for the Colonials in singles play as he downed his opponent, 7-5, 6-1.
  • Softball Drops Pair at Staten Island
    April 14, 2017
    STATEN ISLAND, NY - The WestConn softball team dropped to 10-12 overall following a pair of losses at the College of Staten Island on Friday afternoon. The Colonials gave up just one run in the opener. However, that was all the host Dolphins would need en route to a 1-0 win. In Game Two, the hosts downed WestConn, 13-0.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Halts Three-Game Skid with Thrilling Win over Western New England, 16-15
    April 13, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Junior midfielder Olivia Kosilla (Ellington, CT) scored the game-winner with 1:57 remaining in the contest as the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team ended a three-game losing skid, edging visiting non-conference foe Western New England University, 16-15, on Thursday night at The Westside Athletic Complex. Senior midfielder Destinee Carey (New Milford, CT) paced the Colonials with game-highs of six goals and three assists, while Kosilla finished with four goals and two helpers.
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