Six field hockey athletes named NFHCA Scholars of Distinction

By Simmons Athletics Simmons College field hockey seniors Julie Kellendorfer (Amherst, NH), Jillian Mercer (Dartmouth, MA), junior Kiera Kirkaldy (Middlebury, VT) and first years Meg Pereira (New Bedford, MA), Hannah Scott (Claremont, NH) and Olivia Trull (Lowell, MA) were all named Zag Field Hockey/National Field Hockey Coaches Association Scholars of Distinction it was announced today…

Simmons athlete profile: Liz Brasa

By Mackenzie Farkus Staff Writer How do you balance school, work, and athletics? Balancing school, work, and athletics at the collegiate level is a really tricky thing.  I’ve found that I have a better handle on my schedule when I sit down before the week begins and plan it all ahead of time.  However, this…

Williams named NEISDA Women’s Swimming Coach of the Year; Swisher Named Swimmer of the Meet

By Simmons Athletics Simmons College women’s swimming & diving Head Coach Mindy Williams (Hampstead, N.H.) was named the New England Intercollegiate Swimming & Diving Association Charles Silvia Women’s Swimming Coach of the Year and Miriam Swisher (Albuquerque, N.M.) was tabbed the Bruce Hutchinson Swimmer of the Meet, following the NEISDA Championships on Feb. 16-19 in…

Athlete Profile: Allegra Egizi

By Mackenzie Farkus Staff Writer How do you balance school, work, and athletics? Honestly, time management and organization are key for me. In addition to being a student athlete, I’m also an RA on campus and it can be really challenging to make both my demanding RA schedule and cross-country schedule work—especially during the peak…