Bay Path Athletics News

  • Bay Path Women’s Basketball Falls to NECC Rival Becker 68-32
    December 05, 2017
    Armstead and Bassett Score in Double Figures for the Wildcats HOLYOKE, Mass. – Despite 13 points from freshman guard Shameria Armstead (Brenham, Texas) and 10 points from junior forward Haleigh Bassett (Millers Falls, Mass.), the Bay Path University women’s basketball team dropped a 68-32 decision to New England Collegiate Conference rival Becker College Tuesd
  • Bay Path Women’s Basketball Drops 70-44 Decision to Mount Ida
    November 21, 2017
    Bassett, Bronson and Herring Pace Wildcats with 12 Points Each HOLYOKE, Mass. – Despite three players scoring 12 points apiece, the Bay Path University women’s basketball team fell to non-conference rival Mount Ida College 70-44 Wednesday afternoon at the Bartley Center. For the Wildcats, junior forward Haleigh Bassett (Millers Falls, Mass) narrowly missed a double-double, registering 12 points and nine rebounds.  Bassett was matched for the Wildcats’ team lead in scoring by freshman guard Emmeline Bronson (Shelton, Conn.) and senior guard Kaylee Herring (Worcester, Vt.), both of whom registered 12 points.
  • Bay Path Falls to St. Joseph (Conn.) in Season Opener, 79-36
    November 15, 2017
    Bronson Leads Wildcats with 11 Points HOLYOKE, Mass. – The Bay Path University women’s basketball team opened its 2017-18 season on Wednesday evening but came up a bit short, dropping a 79-36 decision to the University of St. Joseph in non-conference action at the Bartley Center.Freshman guard Emmeline Bronson (Shelton, Conn.) made her collegiate debut special, posting team highs with 11 points and eight rebounds for the Wildcats. Senior guard Kaylee Herring (Worcester, Vt.) also reached double figures for Bay Path, recording 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting, while adding a game-high five steals.
  • Austin and Gonya selected for All-NECC Field Hockey Honors
    November 13, 2017
    "Wildcats" Anna Austin selected to 2017 All-NECC 1st Team in Field Hockey while Olivia Gonya also received All-NECC Sportsmanship honors.
  • Cears selected to All-NECC Sportsmanship Team
    November 13, 2017
    Lexi Cears was selected to the 2017 All-NECC Sportsmanship team in the year end-awards.
  • 2017 NECC All-Conference Awards selected by coaches announced
    November 13, 2017
    Four "Wildcats" selected for the NECC All-Conference Teams.
  • Wildcats Take Nighthawks in Volleyball Senior Day Action
    October 28, 2017
    Vallee and Connors honored during Senior Day Festivities EAST LONGMEADOW, MASS.-  Senior middle hitter Lauren Vallee (Bristol, Conn.) topped all players with a sizzling .600 attack percentage tallying 17 kills, eight digs and four assists leading her team to a 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-19) victory over the Nighthawks of Newbury College today during senior day in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) volleyball action with the victory the Wildcats earn a spot in the 2017 NECC championship tournament. Fellow senior honoree Ashlee Connors (Springfield, Mass.) finished with 7 kills, six digs and two service aces.
  • NECC Women's Soccer Championships Pairing released
    October 27, 2017
    #5 seed Bay Path to travel to #4 Becker on Saturday for 1st Rd. NECC Game
  • Bay Path Drops 3-0 Decision to NECC Rival Southern Vermont
    October 26, 2017
    Vallee Leads Wildcats with 12 Kills EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Bay Path hosted New England Collegiate Conference opponent Southern Vermont College in women’s volleyball action Thursday night and dropped a 3-0 decision by a 25-17, 25-19, 25-19 count in front of a lively crowd at First Baptist Church. Senior Lauren Vallee (Bristol, Conn.) led all Wildcats with an error-free, 12-kill performance. Junior Lexi Cears (Agawam, Mass.) tallied a team-high 17 assists to go with five digs, while junior Taylor Heinbokel (Agawam, Mass.) paced Bay Path with eight digs. 
  • Bay Path Falls 5-0 to NECC Rival Southern Vermont
    October 25, 2017
    Helming, Thibodeau and Maynard Honored in Senior Day Activities LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Bay Path hosted New England Collegiate Conference opponent Southern Vermont College in another women’s soccer match, where the Mountaineers defeated the Wildcats 5-0 on Senior Day. Three seniors were recognized in their final home match of the year including two year member and midfielder Samantha Maynard (Chicopee, Mass.) and two four-year starters in defender Krysten Thibodeau (Dalton, Mass.) and forward Elena Helming (Maplewood, N.J.).
  • Bay Path Falls 5-0 to NECC Rival Southern Vermont
    October 25, 2017
    Helming, Thibodeau and Maynard Honored in Senior Day Activities LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Bay Path hosted New England Collegiate Conference opponent Southern Vermont College in another women’s soccer match, where the Mountaineers defeated the Wildcats 5-0 on Senior Day. Three seniors were recognized in their final home match of the year including two year member and midfielder Samantha Maynard (Chicopee, Mass.) and two four-year starters in defender Krysten Thibodeau (Dalton, Mass.) and forward Elena Helming (Maplewood, N.J.).
  • Bay Path University softball players recognized for NFCA All -American Scholar-Athlete Academic Honors
    October 18, 2017
    Bay Path University receives NFCA All-American Academic and Easton/NFCA honors for 2017 season.
  • Student-athletes participate in NCAA mandated Sexual Violence and By-Stander Intervention program.
    October 18, 2017
    50 Bay Path student-athletes and coaches participate in NCAA Sexual Violence and By-Stander Intervention training program.
  • Bay Path SAAC continues its community service with Enfield Loaves & Fishes
    October 18, 2017
    Student-athletes and coaches continue their volunteering at local community kitchen.
  • Wheelock Proves Dominant in Battle of Wildcats Downing Bay Path 9-0
    October 21, 2017
    Field Hockey Hosts Pink Out Day to Help Raise Awareness CHICOPEE, Mass.- Bay Path hosted New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) opponents Wheelock today in their Pink Out Field Hockey match falling 9-0 in the battle of the Wildcats. Senior forward Katie Frade (Dartmouth, Mass.) topped all players scoring six goals for the Blue and Gold Wildcats including the first and eventual game winner at 3:30 on the clock. Despite a tough loss, Bay Path senior goalkeeper Bethany Rogers (Plymouth, Mass.) finished with 30 saves facing 59 shots, 44 on goal for her seventy minutes of play. Rogers is still holding the #2 spot in the Nation out of all DIII goalies for saves per game at 16.55. The Wildcats also hosted their annual Pink Out game to help raise money and awareness for the Cure.
  • Wildcats Shut Down Mariners in NECC Action
    October 19, 2017
    Bay Path Holds Dig Pink Night EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.- The Wildcats were led by senior outside hitter Ashlee Connors (Springfield, Mass.) with a stellar .526 attack percentage chipping in ten kills and four digs. Fellow senior and middle hitter Lauren Vallee (Bristol, Conn.) topped all players with 15 kills, three digs and five blocks. The Wildcats took three straight sets from New England Collegiate Conference opponent Mitchell College 25-22, 25-14 and 25-23 for the win. The Wildcats hosted their annual Dig Pink night to raise awareness and money for National Breast Cancer Awareness month.
  • Wildcats Falls in Double Overtime Heartbreaker 2-1 to Elms
    October 19, 2017
    Bay Path holds Pink Out Game LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Senior forward Brie Voight (Springfield, Mass.) came in clutch for the Blazers scoring both goals including the game winner during the second sudden death overtime period finding the back of the net in 102nd minute of play breaking up the tie taking the win 2-1 over the host Wildcats of Bay Path University. Despite the heartbreaker, the Wildcats’ junior forward Jailinne Ruiz (Hadley, Mass.) scored at the end of the first breaking up the shut-out. Bay Path held their annual Pink Out game helping raise awareness and money supporting National Breast Cancer Awareness month.
  • Wildcats Land Falcons 3-1 in Women’s Volleyball Action
    October 12, 2017
      EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.- The Wildcats were led by senior middle hitter Lauren Vallee (Bristol, Conn.) topping all player with 18 kills hitting .412 for the match. Despite a slow start and losing the first game, Bay Path came back to again take the Fitchburg State Falcons 3-1 tonight at the First Baptist Arena. Game scores were 16-25, 25-16, 25-21 and 25-22. Prior to the match, junior setter Lexi Cears (Agawam, Mass.) was finally honored at their first home match back from a ten game away schedule. Interestingly, Cears reached her 1,000th milestone on the Falcons’ home turf defeating them 3-1 on Thursday, September 28th, 2017.
  • Becker Tops Bay Path 2-0 in NECC Women’s Soccer Action
    October 11, 2017
    LONGMEADOW, Mass. – The Becker College women’s soccer team picked up an important win in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) play, earning a 2-0 victory over Bay Path University Wednesday afternoon at Ryan Field. Sophomore Caitlyn Esposito (East Haven, Conn.) grabbed a game-high six saves for Bay Path, while Becker junior Jordyn Martel (Chicopee, Mass.) collected four in a winning effort.
  • Bay Path SAAC holds mini flash sale for charity
    October 05, 2017
    The Bay Path University SAAC held a 4 hour mini flash sale to benefit the Walk to Fight Suicide "Out of the Darkness Community Walk