• Ryan Tropeano
    March 25, 2019
    Ryan Tropeano from the baseball team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 24th. The senior batted .467 with seven hits, including four doubles, 11 total bases and a .733 slugging percentage. Tropeano bookended his week with three hits in the wins versus Gordon and Plymouth State. He also stole a pair of bases.
  • Mackenzie Phillips
    March 25, 2019
    Mackenzie Phillips of the softball team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 24th. The junior struck out five in a two hit shutout in the nightcap versus Emerson on Sunday. It is Phillips third win in as many outings and first since March 9 versus St. John Fisher, who was receiving votes in the NFCA Top 25 at the time.
  • Jordan DeDonato
    March 18, 2019
    Jordan DeDonato of the baseball team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 17th. The sophomore hit a team-best .545 (6-for-11) to go with four walks and three RBI in a 2-2 week. He also posted a slugging percentage of .545 and a team-high on-base percentage of .667. DeDonato’s week was highlighted by a 3-for-5 outing with two RBI versus Brandeis and a 2-for-4 game with an RBI and three runs scored in the middle game versus New England College.
  • Katie Martin
    March 18, 2019
    Katie Martin from the softball team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 17th. Martin, went 2-1 with a 1.35 ERA while striking out 28 batters in 26 innings over six appearances, including four starts and a pair of complete games, during the Engineers stay at the Sunkissed Games. After striking out five in her season debut versus Bluffton, Martin set down a career-high 11 against Illinois College. The sophomore then sandwiched a six K performance opposite Muskingum with three in each game with Ohio Northern.
  • Antione Harris
    March 11, 2019
    Antoine Harris from the track & field team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 10th. Harris reached the 200-meter dash finals at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championships, hosted at the Reggie Lewis Center, with a time of 21.87 on Friday. He went on to run in what proved to be the championship heat and posted a 22.13, which was good for seventh to secure All-America honors. Harris also competed in the 4x400-meter relay on Friday where the team placed 10th in a time of 3:20.45.
  • Carley Dykstra
    March 11, 2019
    Carley Dykstra of the track & field team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 10th. Dykstra became WPI's first All-American in the pole vault with a fourth-place clearance of 12-5.5 (3.80m) on the first day of the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships. The senior made her first attempts at 3.45m, 3.70m, 3.75m and 3.80m, and the second attempt at 3.60m.
  • Caraline Wood
    March 04, 2019
    Caraline Wood from the softball team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 3rd. Wood batted .750 (6-for-8) with a pair of doubles, a home run and four RBI on the day as WPI opened up the 2019 campaign by knocking off Simmons, 3-1, and Bluffton (OH), 9-1, Sunday at the Sunkissed Games. In the opener against the Sharks, the senior was 2-for-3 with a double before going 4-for-5 in the nightcap versus the Beavers with a double, home run and four RBI.
  • Alexander Mondro
    March 04, 2019
    Alexander Mondro of the baseball team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 3rd. Mondro punched out 10 in six shutout innings in game two as WPI swept Penn State Fayette, 10-5, and 7-0, Sunday at the Russmatt Invitational. The rookie was sensational on his collegiate debut, allowing just two hits and four walks, before being relieved by Kyle Wood (Hauppauge, NY) who fanned three in an inning of work to complete the shutout.
  • Molly Sykes
    February 25, 2019
    Molly Sykes from the swimming & diving team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 24th. Sykes accounted for 48 individual points at the 2019 NEWMAC Championships this past weekend. The freshman appeared in three A finals, finishing sixth in the 200-yard IM (2:10.44), seventh in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:30.49) and eighth in the 400-yard IM (4:39.58). Sykes also contributed on the 800 free, 400 medley, 200 medley A relays.
  • Jack Bauer
    February 25, 2019
    Jack Bauer of the swimming & diving team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 24th. The 2019 NEWMAC Men’s Swimmer of the Year set conference meet and open records, as well as, school records to lead the team to a third-place finish this past weekend. Nationally, the senior ranks first in the 100 back and second in the 200 back while the 400 medley relay is 10th, the 200 medley relay is 13th and the 800 free relay is 20th.
  • Katy Nippert
    February 18, 2019
    Katy Nippert of the track & field team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 17th. Nippert bettered her own record twice in the long jump with an 18-4 and then an 18-6.5 Saturday at Springfield. The first leap tied for 12th while the second is currently sixth on the NCAA Division III performance list. The sophomore also placed sixth at the meet with a time of 8.24 in the 60-meter dash finals after posting an 8.17 in the prelims.
  • Eddie Hay
    February 18, 2019
    Eddie Hay from the wrestling team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 17th. Hay was dominant on his way to silver at 157 at Sunday’s NEWA Futures Tournament. The freshman amassed a late second period pin, a pair of tech falls by shutout and a narrow 8-7 win by decision before dropping the championship bout.
  • Alex Scariati
    February 11, 2019
    Alex Scariati from the basketball team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 10th. Scariati averaged 9.5 points and 6.5 rebounds to go with 10 assists and five steals in a 2-0 week. After establishing a new career-high of 13 points to go with six rebounds and three helpers versus Wheaton, the freshman notched six points, seven rebounds and a career-best seven assists at Mount Holyoke.
  • Ryan Wittenberg
    February 11, 2019
    Ryan Wittenberg of the track & field team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 10th. Wittenberg became the fifth-fastest man in NCAA Division III history in the 800-meter run and followed up with the quickest split amongst the members of Saturday’s WPI 4x400-meter relay entry at the BU Valentine Invitational. His 1:49.89 also tops the 2019 NCAA Division III performance list and rewrites the program record book while the relay time ranks 10th on the NCAA DIII leaderboard.
  • Alex Gallant
    February 04, 2019
    Alex Gallant from the swimming & diving team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 3rd. Gallant posted a trio of top 3 finishes as the Engineers hosted the third annual Tech Sprints. In addition to the second fastest 100-yard IM (53.21) in Division III last week, the senior clocked a 12.56 in the 25-yard breaststroke and a 1:00.01 in the 100-yard breaststroke. He was also part of a pair of B final triumphs with a 2:00.59 in the 200-yard IM and a combined 45.50 in the 100-yard medley relay along with freshman Peter Fagerholm (Sandy Hook, CT), junior Matthew Scherrer (Wellesley, MA) and junior Markus Zimmermann (Sammamish, WA).
  • Victoria Mirecki
    February 04, 2019
    Victoria Mirecki of the basketball team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 3rd. Mirecki was consistent with 8.5 points and eight rebounds in a 1-1 week for the Engineers. Both games also saw Mirecki shoot 57.1 percent (4-7) from the field. After notching nine points and seven rebounds in a win over Coast Guard, the freshman posted eight points and tied her career high with WPI-best nine boards at Babson.
  • Chase Lind
    January 28, 2019
    Chase Lind from the wrestling team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 27th. One of four double winners on Saturday, Lind was trailing after two periods at 174 pounds before a quick strike and pin at 5:09 gave WPI the 14-11 advantage against Southern Maine. He later used an escape in the final second of his bout opposite Brockport to post a major decision (13-5) for the Engineers. The junior is tied for second on the team with 18 victories, including nine pins, four major decisions and four decisions.
  • Sydney Packard
    January 28, 2019
    Sydney Packard of the track & field team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 27th. Packard made her 2019 800-meter run debut a successful one as the junior clocked the No. 3 time in the country with a 2:12.56. Bates senior Ayden Eickhoff (Corvallis, MT), who was one spot behind Packard at last year's NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships, led the DIII contingent with a second-ranked 2:11.97. The race also produced the fourth, fifth and sixth ranked times on the DIII leaderboard.
  • Anna Matsco
    January 21, 2019
    Anna Matsco from the swimming & diving team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 20th. The junior won the 100-yard butterfly, was fifth in the 200-yard freestyle, and swam the leadoff leg for the Engineers 200-yard freestyle C relay in a double dual split Wednesday with UMass Dartmouth and Wheaton.
  • Colin McNamara
    January 21, 2019
    Colin McNamara of the basketball team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 20th. The sophomore notched double-digit scoring in both games last week, including a career-high 18 at Clark on Saturday. On Wednesday versus Emerson, McNamara netted 11 points, as well as, five rebounds and five assists.
  • Carley Dykstra
    January 14, 2019
    Carley Dykstra of the track & field team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 13th. The senior achieved a personal-best clearance of 11-2.5 in the pole vault this past weekend at the Bowdoin Invitational. In addition to being tied for 16th on the NCAA Division III leaderboard, the height is fifth in Division III New England and 18th among all NCAA student-athletes in the region.
  • Oliver Thomas
    January 14, 2019
    Oliver Thomas from the track & field team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 13th. The sophomore was one of two Engineers to set a school and facility record Saturday in the team’s season debut at the Bowdoin Invitational as he reset his own standard with an 8.18 in the 60-meter hurdles. The time is the best in Division III New England so far this season and is also tied for sixth on the NEICAAA (All-New England All-Divisions) and NCAA Division III performance lists.
  • Caitlin Boermeester
    January 07, 2019
    Caitlin Boermeester from the basketball team has been honored as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 6th. The sophomore notched a game and career-best five steals to go with six points on 3-4 shooting inside the arc, two assists and two rebounds in Saturday’s 49-26 win over Mount Holyoke. The team leader with 1.3 swipes per game played a game-high 33 minutes, the most for an Engineer since her 37 minutes versus UMass Boston during the WPI Holiday Tournament.
  • Nick Day
    January 07, 2019
    Nick Day of the wrestling team has been selected as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 6th. Needing a pin at heavyweight to defeat Chicago, the Engineers nearly struck for the improbable victory when Day put his opponent immediately on his back in TB 3 but his opponent was able to just barely wiggle out and avoid the fall. Day took home a 9-6 decision but it was Maroons that took the match 23-21. He later notched a 15-0 tech fall to secure the 31-21 comeback win versus Westminster (MO).
  • Jake Wisnewski
    December 31, 2018
    Jake Wisniewski of the basketball team has been tabbed as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Monday December 31st. Bolstered by a career-high 19 points versus Husson on December 16, the junior averaged 17.7 points, 6.0 rebounds to go with four assists and three steals since the last weekly update. He also dropped 19 as part of a double-double in the Tampa Bay Shootout opener against Maryville (TN).
  • Spencer Vinson
    December 31, 2018
    Spencer Vinson from the basketball team has been named as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Monday December 31st. The junior made the most of her first career start this past Sunday with career-bests of 20 points and 14 rebounds in a close setback to UMass Boston. The WPI Holiday All-Tournament team selection then finished with 18 points, four boards, two assists, two steals and a block as the Engineers defeated Roger Williams on Monday.
  • M 400 Free Relay
    December 10, 2018
    The 400-yard freestyle relay from the swimming & diving team has been honored as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 9th. Senior Jean Philippe Miralda (Tegucigalpa, Honduras), freshman Sid Williams (Irvine, CA), graduate student Craig Barrett (Edinburgh, Scotland) and senior Jack Bauer (Cumberland, RI) was just over a second quicker (3:08.79-3:09.83) than No. 18 Williams to secure the 151-150 triumph. The Engineers also bested No. 11 Tufts and host Wesleyan.
  • Bailey Savage
    December 10, 2018
    Bailey Savage of the basketball team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 9th. Savage averaged 14 points and 4.5 rebounds, and totaled four assists and two steals in the Engineers 1-1 week. After tying her career-high of 11 points at the half versus Clark, the freshman went on to share game-high honors with 15 on the day.
  • Katherine Pawlak
    December 03, 2018
    Katherine Pawlak from the swimming & diving team has been tabbed as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 2nd. The freshman set the 50-yard freestyle record with a fifth-place 24.16 on Friday night. Pawlak was also seventh in the 50-yard breaststroke, 14th in the 100-yard breaststroke, and the C final winner (21st) in the 100-yard freestyle. As part of a relay, Pawlak was seventh in the 200-yard freestyle, eighth in the 400-yard freestyle, 10th in the 200-yard medley, and 14th in the 400-yard medley.
  • Jack Bauer
    December 03, 2018
    Jack Bauer of the swimming & diving team has been named as the WPI Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, December 2nd. Bauer clocked a pair of B cuts as he won his third 100-yard backstroke (49.22) and second 200-yard backstroke (1:48.52) at the Gompei Invitational. The six-time individual champion was second in the 100-yard butterfly and third in the 100-yard IM. He was also a member of the winning 200-yard medley relay, third-place 400-yard medley relay, and fourth-place 200 and 800 free relays, as well as the sixth-place 400 free relay.
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