• Men's Basketball Breezes Past Plymouth State, 94-70
    January 12, 2019
    DANBURY, CT – Senior forward Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) tallied a game-high 20 points, while junior forward Fenton Bradley Jr. (Mansfield, CT) chipped in with 19 and six rebounds to lead the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball squad to a 94-70 victory over visiting Little East Conference opponent Plymouth State University on Saturday afternoon at Feldman Arena. With the win, the Colonials improved to 10-5 overall and 4-2 in league play, while the Panthers dropped to 8-7 and 4-4.
  • Genesis Torres Scores Game-High 21 Points In Win Over Plymouth, 73-55
    January 12, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Junior guard Genesis Torres (Stratford, CT) scored a game-high 21 points and pulled down six rebounds to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team to a 73-55 victory over visiting Plymouth State University at Feldman Arena on Saturday afternoon.
  • Molly Henry Named NEISDA Swimmer Of The Week
    January 11, 2019
    WESTON, MA– Molly Henry, a freshman at Western Connecticut State University, has been voted as the NEISDA Swimmer of the Week for the ninth week of the season.
  • Sherwood Nets 1,000th Career Point as Women’s Basketball Falls at UMass-Dartmouth, 103-66
    January 10, 2019
    DARTMOUTH, MA – The Western Connecticut State University women’s basketball squad suffered a 103-66 setback at Little East Conference foe UMass-Dartmouth on Thursday afternoon. Senior guard Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, NY) paced the Colonials with 16 points including her 1,000th career point in the losing effort, while rookie guard Samantha Garcia (Highland, NY) chipped in with 13, which included a 3-for-4 showing from beyond the arc.
  • Rashard Rodriguez Drills Game-High 20 Points as Men’s Basketball Edged at UMass-Dartmouth, 80-75
    January 10, 2019
    DARTMOUTH, MA – Senior forward Rashard Rodriguez (Trumbull, CT) tallied a game-high 20 points while shooting a red-hot 9-of-14 from the field but it wasn’t enough as the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team was edged at Little East Conference nemesis UMass-Dartmouth, 80-75, on Thursday evening. Seniors Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) and Geary McLeod (New London, CT) added 16 and 13, respectively, for the Colonials while junior guard Ronald Jefferson (Brooklyn, NY) contributed 13.
  • Olivia Sosnoski And Molly Henry Honored By Little East Conference
    January 07, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University junior Olivia Sosnoski (Westport, CT) and freshman Molly Henry (Pound Ridge, NY) have been named Little East Conference Swimmer and Rookie Swimmer of the Week, for the week ending on January 6.
  • Basketball Doubleheader At Southern Maine Postponed
    January 07, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - The Little East Conference men's and women's basketball doubleheader between Western Connecticut State University and University of Southern Maine has been postponed due an impending winter storm on Tuesday.
  • Aaron Samuel And Rashard Rodriguez Lead Colonials To Victory At Castleton, 67-53
    January 05, 2019
    CASTLETON, VT - Seniors Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) and Rashard Rodriguez (Trumbull, CT) scored 14 and 13 points, respectively and the Western Connecticut State University men's basketball team defeated Castleton University, 67-53 at Glenbrook Gym on Saturday night.
  • Asiah Knight Scores 16 Points In Loss At Castleton, 67-60
    January 05, 2019
    CASTLETON, VT - Sophomore forward Asiah Knight (Norwalk, CT) scored a team-high 16 points, but the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team fell at Little East Conference newcomer Castleton University, 67-60 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Split with FDU
    January 05, 2019
    DANBURY, CT – The Western Connecticut State University men’s and women’s swimming and diving squads squared off against visiting Fairleigh Dickinson University on Saturday afternoon. The women came away with a 113-47 win, while the men were downed, 113-80.
  • Colonials Come Back To Defeat St. Joseph, 98-95 In Overtime
    January 02, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University men's basketball team came all the way back from a 25-point deficit to defeat visiting University of St. Joseph, 98-95 in an overtime thriller iin front of an announced crowd of 527 at Feldman Arena on Wednesday night.
  • Jancy Sherwood Named Little East Conference Player Of The Week
    January 02, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University senior guard Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, NY) has been named Little East Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week, for the week ending on January 1.
  • Ronald Jefferson Scores 14 Points In Loss To NYU, 64-53
    December 30, 2018
    DANBURY, CT - Junior guard Ronald Jefferson (Brooklyn, NY) scored a team-high 14 points, but the Western Connecticut State University men's basketball team closed out the year with a 64-53 loss to visiting New York University at Feldman Arena on Sunday night.
  • Torres Drains 20 Points as Women’s Basketball Falls to Oneonta in Hat City Championship, 79-61
    December 30, 2018
    DANBURY, CT – Despite team-highs of 20 points, nine rebounds and five assists from junior guard Genesis Torres (Stratford, CT), the Western Connecticut State University women’s basketball squad fell to visiting non-league foe Oneonta, 79-61, in the championship game of the Hat City Tournament hosted by the Colonials on Sunday afternoon. William Paterson upended Bridgewater State, 69-54, in the consolation game earlier in the day.
  • WestConn And Oneonta Advance To Hat City Tournament Championship Game
    December 29, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – Senior guard Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, N.Y.) scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team to a 92-78 victory over visiting Bridgewater State University in the semifinal round of the Hat City Tournament on Saturday evening at Feldman Arena.
  • Samuel Buries 20 Points to Lead Men’s Basketball Past Keystone, 73-61
    December 15, 2018
    LA PLUME, PA – Senior forward Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) tallied game-highs of 20 points and eight rebounds as the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team upended non-conference opponent Keystone College, 73-61, on Saturday afternoon. With the victory, the Colonials improved to 7-3 overall and have now won five of their last six, while the Giants dropped to 0-8.
  • WestConn Athletics And Recreation Intercession Schedules Announced And SHOPWESTCONNATHLETICS.com
    December 10, 2018
    DANBURY, CT -  The Western Connecticut State University Athletics Department would like to wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday season.
  • Men's Basketball Utilizes Stifling Defense, Rallying to Edge UMass-Boston, 57-50
    December 08, 2018
    DANBURY, CT – After a stunning victory over archrival Eastern Connecticut on Wednesday, the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball squad utilized stifling defense as they edged visiting Little East Conference nemesis UMass-Boston, 57-50, on Saturday afternoon at the O’Neill Center’s Feldman Arena. Senior forward Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) led the Colonials with a game-high 14 points to go along with a team-high six rebounds, while junior guard Ronald Jefferson (Brooklyn, NY) added 13 points and a game-high four steals.
  • Sherwood And Torres Combine For 33 Points In Loss To UMass Boston, 83-76
    December 08, 2018
    DANBURY, CT - Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, NY) and Genesis Torres (Stratford, CT) combined for 33 points, but the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team fell to visiting University of Massachusetts Boston, 83-76 at Feldman Arena on Saturday afternoon.
  • WestConn Places 29 Student Athletes On LEC Fall All-Academic Team
    December 08, 2018
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University placed 29 student athletes on the 2018 Little East Conference Fall All-Academic Team, announced LEC Commissioner Cora Brumley on Friday.
  • WestConn Athletics' Online Store - Open For Business!
    December 07, 2018
    DANBURY, CT - The much-anticipated launch of, SHOPWESTCONNATHLETICS.COM, a full-service online store featuring a variety of clothing, collectibles and everyday essentials is here!
  • Second Half Outburst Leads Men's Basketball to 85-75 Victory Over Eastern
    December 05, 2018
    DANBURY, CT – The Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team reeled off an 18-2 run midway through the second half en route to an 85-75 victory over visiting cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut in a Little East Conference matchup at the O’Neill Center’s Feldman Arena on Wednesday night. Senior guard Geary McLeod (New London, CT) paced the Colonials with 18 points, while classmate forward Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) chipped in a double-double on 16 points and a game-high 14 rebounds.
  • Jancy Sherwood Scores 19 Points In Loss To Eastern Connecticut, 99-70
    December 05, 2018
    DANBURY, CT - Senior guard Jancy Sherwood (Poughquag, NY) scored a team-high 19 points, but the Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team dropped a 99-70 decision to intra-state rival Eastern Connecticut State University at Feldman Arena on Wednesday night.
  • Drew Worden Named NEISDA Diver Of The Week
    December 05, 2018
    WESTON MA– Drew Worden (Warren, CT), a freshman at the Western Connecticut State University has been voted as the NEISDA Diver of the Week for the second straight week, on the eighth week of the season.
  • Worden Excels as Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Competes at Connecticut Cup
    December 01, 2018
    MIDDLETOWN, CT – Rookie Drew Worden (Warren, CT) racked up a pair of second place showings to lead the Western Connecticut State University men’s swimming and diving squad to a fifth place finish at the Connecticut Cup hosted by Wesleyan University on Saturday. The women’s squad placed sixth as junior Rachel Peet (New Fairfield, CT) led the way, touching the wall in 6:09.04 in the 500-yard freestyle.
  • Samuel Double-Double Not Enough as Men's Basketball Downed at Rhode Island College to Begin LEC Play, 76-62
    December 01, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, RI – Senior guard Aaron Samuel (Stratford, CT) notched team-highs of 14 points and 10 rebounds but it wasn’t enough as the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team was downed at Rhode Island College, 76-62, to begin the Little East Conference slate on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials fell to 4-3 overall and 0-1 in league play, while the Anchormen improved to 7-2 and 1-1.
  • Snyder Tallies Game-High 18 Points as Women's Basketball Falls at Rhode Island College in LEC Opener, 75-49
    December 01, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, RI – Despite a game-high 18 points from sophomore sharpshooter Frances Snyder (Pine Plains, NY), the Western Connecticut State University women’s basketball team fell at Rhode Island College, 75-49, in their Little East Conference opener on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 4-3 overall and 0-1 in league play, while the Anchorwomen improved to 7-1 and 1-1.
  • Robert Reis Named To MASCAC Sportsmanship Team
    November 29, 2018
    WESTFIELD, MA - Western Connecticut State University junior offensive lineman Robert Reis (Newington, CT) has been named to the 2018 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Fall Sportsmanship Team.
  • Jefferson Drains Game-High 22 Points as Men's Basketball Escapes Trinity with 78-73 Win
    November 28, 2018
    HARTFORD, CT – Junior guard Ronald Jefferson (Brooklyn, NY) poured in a game-high 22 points to lead the Western Connecticut State University men’s basketball team to a 78-73 victory at non-conference opponent Trinity College on Wednesday night. With the win, the Colonials improved to 4-2 overall while the Bantams dropped to 3-2.
  • Neve Manion Named To 2018 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-Region Team
    November 28, 2018
    GILBERT, AZ - Western Connecticut State University sophomore goalie Neve Manion (Newington, CT) has been named to the 2018 Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-New England West Second Team on Wednesday.
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