Elms College swimming picked up three wins on Wednesday afternoon in Partyka Natatorium as the Blazer women swept a double-dual against Western New England (129-123) and Colby-Sawyer (136-98) while the men topped Colby-Sawyer by a score of 88-45.
After propelling Elms to three consecutive wins in a five-day span, Blazer freshman Justin Feliciano was honored as the New England Collegiate Conference Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week, the league announced on Monday.
Justin Feliciano scored 25 points and the Elms College men’s basketball team fought its way to its third consecutive win, a 97-71 road victory at Newbury in New England Collegiate Conference play on Saturday.
For the second time this week, the Elms College men’s basketball team used a second-half charge to pick up a highly contested win, this time earning a 54-48 road win at Norwich in non-conference action on Thursday.
The Elms College men’s basketball team used a 17-2 second-half run to erase a double-digit halftime deficit and pick up its first win of the season on Tuesday, an 84-71 triumph over Lesley in New England Collegiate Conference play.
Angelica Peguero-Flores poured in 19 points and added nine rebounds to lead the Elms College women’s basketball team to its third consecutive win, a 77-40 victory over Lesley University in New England Collegiate Conference play on Saturday.
The Elms College Men’s Basketball shot a season-high 54.1 percent against New England College on Saturday, but the outcome was not what the Blazers were hoping for, falling 94-80 to the Pilgrims in New England Collegiate Conference play.
Nine letterwinners return for the Blazers in 2019, including 2018 AVCA National Freshman of the Year and Honorable Mention All-American Jovanny Torres (Juncos, P.R.) and fellow first-team All-NECC honoree Jeremy Torres (Juncos, P.R.).
Angelica Peguero-Flores poured in 20 points off the bench and Molly Moulton added 17 as the Elms College women’s basketball team picked up a 67-54 win at St. Joseph (Conn.) in non-conference action on Saturday.