2020 WPI Women's Soccer Headlines

  • Women's Soccer Travels to Clark for an 1pm Scrimmage on Saturday, May 8th
    May 08, 2021
    Women's Soccer ventures to Clark for a 1pm scrimmage on Saturday, May 8th.  Tune in just before kickoff as we honor the seniors!
  • Record 102 WPI Fall Student-Athletes Earn NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Honors
    March 18, 2021
    Westwood, MA --- WPI placed a record 102 fall student-athletes on their respective NEWMAC Academic All-Conference teams, which were announced this week by the conference office. It is the first time that the Engineers have had more than 100 fall student-athletes named to the Academic All-Conference squad, besting last year’s total of 79 by 23.
  • NEWMAC Institutional Profile: Worcester Polytechnic Institute
    December 17, 2020
    Founded in 1865 in Worcester, Mass., Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is a nationally renowned, private research university focused on science, technology, engineering, and math and with strong academic programs in the arts and humanities, the social sciences, and business. WPI's founding motto, "Theory and Practice," provides a distinctive approach to education by balancing rigorous academics with hands-on learning. At WPI, students go above and beyond traditional classroom education.
  • Jen Toland: New Inductees Announced for WPI's Hall of Fame
    October 08, 2020
    WPI men’s basketball coach Chris Bartley and women’s basketball coach Cherise Galasso are among the six members of WPI’s 2020 Hall of Fame class. Megan (Forti) Ward (soccer, Class of 2014), Marshall Houskeeper (wrestling, ’81), Sam Longwell (men’s basketball, ’15) and Oxford’s Noelle Richard (track & field, ’13) will also be inducted on a date to be announced.
  • Donate Now to the Goat Nation Giving Challenge!
    August 17, 2020
    Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, WPI’s Athletic department is facing a different sports year. While our student-athletes won’t be competing this fall and early winter, we are committed to making the most out of the situation and will provide quality experiences for our student-athletes with enhanced strength & conditioning opportunities along with skill development, team bonding, and leadership development. In order to meet the federal and state health guidelines for workouts, all physical activities will be moving outdoors as much as possible and indoor facilities will be rearranged to comply with new restrictions.
  • NEWMAC Announces Five-Year Strategic Plan
    August 12, 2020
    Westwood, MA --- With the unanimous support of the Presidents Council, the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is releasing its five-year Strategic Plan announcing Four Strategic Pillars to guide the conference through the 2024-2025 academic year.  Reaffirming the conference's commitment to academic and athletic excellence, the Presidents endorsed a plan that focuses on student-athlete well-being, diversity and inclusion and leadership.
  • Purchase WPI Athletics Facecoverings
    July 24, 2020
    WPI Physical Education, Recreation & Athletics is excited to offer WPI Athletics inspired face coverings! Order: bit.ly/2CBDtqR All profits will go towards diversity, equity and inclusion programming at WPI. Face coverings will be shipped directly to the customer.
  • SUMMER REWIND: Second Half Offensive Explosion Sends Women’s Soccer to NEWMAC Finals
    July 24, 2020
    WORCESTER -- Ranya Basma came off the bench to score the only goal of the first half, the Engineers added three more after intermission, and third-seeded WPI blanked seventh-seeded Babson in a NEWMAC Women’s Soccer Tournament semifinal contest at a rainy Alumni Stadium on Thursday evening. 
  • WPI Athletics Announces Update For 2020 Fall Semester
    July 17, 2020
    Sports and recreation are important to our community. WPI students and staff rely on the sports and recreation facilities to help with their personal wellness, while competing in varsity sports, Club, and intramural activities provides a healthy outlet for students all across campus. Unfortunately, in reviewing the significant challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, WPI has made the difficult decision to not compete in athletic competitions this fall and through Dec. 31. While we acknowledge how disappointing this news is, the health and safety of our entire WPI community remains our top priority.
  • WPI Athletics July 1st Update
    July 01, 2020
    Sports and recreation are important to our community. WPI students and staff rely on the sports and recreation facilities to help in their personal wellness, and competing in varsity sports, club sports and intramurals provides an outlet for students all across campus. WPI is diligently working within guidelines developed by local, regional, and national athletics agencies so we may safely provide robust access to facilities and programming throughout this pandemic. At this time, no decision has been made regarding when to resume varsity or club sports.
  • WE ARE WPI: The Year Ahead—Moving Forward Mindfully
    July 01, 2020
    WPI is moving forward to welcome our community back to campus for the new academic year. Driven by science, we have engineered a plan that adjusts our academics, research, projects, work life, residential life, dining, clubs and activities, athletics, and events in order to reopen our campus in a safety-focused, socially distanced manner. It’s a plan that needs your pledge to rethink routines and react responsibly—as the health, safety, and well-being of our community must be the highest priority for each of us.