September 8, 2019 Ryan Stevens Hired As Wells Baseball Head Coach Wells College has hired Ryan Stevens as head coach of the baseball team. Stevens began his employment in September 2019 and is the second head coach in the young history of the Express program. He most recently served as head coach of the baseball team at Tompkins Cortland Community College.
June 20, 2019 Wells Ranks Highly In NEAC Scholar-Athlete List A total of 66 Wells College student-athletes representing all 15 Express varsity programs demonstrated excellent academic performance and earned recognition as North Eastern Athletic Conference Scholar-Athletes for the 2018-19 academic year.
June 5, 2019 All-Region Honors For Baseball's Dylan Nolan Wells College baseball catcher Dylan Nolan earned all-region recognition by the American Baseball Coaches Association for the 2019 season. Nolan is the first player in the three-year existence of the Wells baseball varsity program to earn all-region honors.
May 11, 2019 Wells Finishes Third In NEAC Baseball Tournament The Wells College baseball team saw its 2019 season come to an end following a pair of losses Saturday, May 11 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference tournament at the Wells Turf Field. Wells lost 4-2 against Penn State Abington and then fell 5-3 against Penn State Berks in an elimination game. Wells capped a record-setting season with an 18-22 overall record.
May 10, 2019 NEAC Baseball Tournament Update: Saturday Games At Wells The Wells College baseball team will continue play in the North Eastern Athletic Conference championship tournament Saturday, May 11 and the games will be played here at Wells College due to unfavorable field conditions at the tournament host site.
May 9, 2019 Playoff Win For Baseball As Wells Continues NEAC March The Wells College baseball team remained undefeated in the North Eastern Athletic Conference championship tournament and advanced in the winner’s bracket with a 5-0 win at Keuka College on Thursday, May 9. Jared Strait pitched eight shutout innings and Mark Yorkey drove in three runs.
May 8, 2019 Baseball All-Conference Honors For Nolan, Kemp Two Wells College baseball student-athletes earned all-conference recognition as the North Eastern Athletic Conference announced its all-conference teams and award winners for the 2019 season on May 8. Dylan Nolan was selected to the NEAC First Team and Zach Kemp earned recognition on the NEAC Second Team.
May 7, 2019 Playoff Victory For Wells Baseball At Penn College The Wells College baseball team made its first appearance in the North Eastern Athletic Conference playoffs and won a first-round game at Penn College on Tuesday, May 7. The Express broke through with five runs in the top of the third and went on to an 8-3 victory.
May 5, 2019 Wells Wins On Senior Day; Clinches Playoff Spot The Wells College baseball team defeated SUNY Cobleskill 5-0 on Sunday, May 5 at the Wells Turf Field. The victory secured a North Eastern Athletic Conference playoff berth for the Express and also established a program record for overall wins in a season.
May 4, 2019 Baseball Splits On Saturday Against Cobleskill The Wells College baseball team split a Saturday doubleheader against SUNY Cobleskill in North Eastern Athletic Conference action. Wells won the first game 6-4 and dropped the second game 8-2. The teams will play again Sunday at 1 p.m. Wells is sixth in the NEAC standings with one conference game remaining.
May 1, 2019 Wells Baseball Wins 6-1 Over Cazenovia The Wells College baseball team got back in the win column with a 6-1 victory over Cazenovia College on Wednesday, May 1 at the Wells Turf Field. Wells is 14-19 overall and 7-8 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference.
April 28, 2019 Late Keuka Rally Sinks Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team scored eight runs in the first three innings but Keuka rallied for a 10-8 victory in 10 innings on Sunday, April 28 at the Wells Turf Field. Keuka scored four runs in the top of the ninth and added two in the 10th.
April 27, 2019 Keuka Wins Baseball Doubleheader Over Wells The Wells College baseball team lost both ends of a doubleheader to start a three-game North Eastern Athletic Conference series against Keuka College on Saturday, April 27 at the Wells Turf Field. Keuka won the first game 9-5 and rallied for a 7-6 win in the second game.
April 24, 2019 Shea Shines In Baseball Shutout Win At Oneonta Derek Shea pitched a three-hit shutout as the Wells College baseball team went on the road and defeated Oneonta 8-0 on Wednesday, April 24. It was the fourth win in a row for the Express, which establishes a season-best winning streak.
April 20, 2019 Timely Hits, Solid Pitching Sends Baseball To Victory The Wells College baseball team defeated Cazenovia College 8-4 on Saturday, April 20 at the Wells Turf Field. The Express improved to 12-16 overall and 6-5 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference. Jared Strait pitched eight strong innings and Derek Shea had a pair of two-run singles.
April 18, 2019 Strong Pitching Stymies Cazenovia In Wells Baseball Win The Wells College baseball team hosted Cazenovia College for a North Eastern Athletic Conference game and Wells won 5-1 on Thursday, April 18 at the Wells Turf Field.
April 16, 2019 Wells Baseball Beats Elmira The Wells College baseball team took control with seven runs in the bottom of the fourth and the Express won 14-8 over Elmira College on Tuesday, April 16 at the Wells Turf Field. Dylan Nolan hit a two-run homer in the fourth, which was his 100th career hit. He is the first player to reach 100 career hits since baseball was instituted at Wells in 2017.
April 14, 2019 Abington Completes Series Sweep With Comeback Win The Wells College baseball team wrapped up a three-game series against Penn State Abington and the Nittany Lions won 4-2 on Sunday morning, April 14. Wells turned three double plays in the game, a single-game record in the three-year history of the Wells baseball program.
April 13, 2019 Abington Takes First Two Games Of Baseball Series The Wells College baseball team lost the first two games of a three-game series between two North Eastern Athletic Conference upper-division teams. Penn State Abington won the first game 13-1 and took the second game 15-7 on Saturday, April 13.
April 8, 2019 Baseball Wins Two Games In Series At SUNY Poly The Wells College baseball team took two games in a three-game North Eastern Athletic Conference series at SUNY Poly on Sunday and Monday, April 7-8. SUNY Poly won the first game 7-4 but Wells won the second game Sunday 19-4 and Monday morning’s series finale 10-8.
April 3, 2019 Utica Rallies To Win Back-And-Forth Game Over Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team held an early lead, fought back from a deficit to regain the lead, before Utica rallied back and the visiting Pioneers won 13-10 over the Express at the Wells Turf Field on Wednesday, April 3.
March 30, 2019 Saturday Split Gives Baseball A Series Win Over Berks The Wells College baseball team split a Saturday, March 30 doubleheader at Penn State Berks. Wells rallied for a 13-9 win in the first game, and Berks answered with a 24-7 win in the second game. The Express took two of the three games in the North Eastern Athletic Conference series.
March 29, 2019 Comeback Baseball Win For Wells Over Penn State Berks The Wells College baseball team opened the North Eastern Athletic Conference season with a 13-10 come-from-behind victory in 10 innings over defending league champions Penn State Berks on Friday, March 29.
March 26, 2019 Clarks Summit Rallies For Baseball Win Over Wells The Wells College baseball team took a four-run lead after two innings but visiting Clarks Summit rallied for a 6-4 win at the Wells Turf Field on Tuesday, March 26. Tanner Dunkel had two hits for Wells.
March 24, 2019 Walk-Off Win, Extra-Inning Loss In Baseball Split The Wells College baseball team played a pair of games that were decided in the final inning in a doubleheader split against Southern Vermont College on Sunday, March 24. In the first game, Wells earned a walk-off victory in the bottom of the seventh inning and won 5-4. In the second game, Wells tied the score in the seventh to force extra innings before falling in nine innings 7-4.
March 23, 2019 Southern Vermont Outslugs Wells Baseball In Series Opener The Wells College baseball team totaled 14 hits in a 19-7 loss against Southern Vermont College on Saturday, March 23 at the Wells Turf Field.
March 20, 2019 Oneonta Scores 11-3 Win Over Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team returned home and played on the Wells Turf Field for the first time since late February and were defeated 11-3 by SUNY Oneonta on Wednesday, March 20.
March 17, 2019 Fielding Woes Foil Express In Baseball Loss The Wells College baseball team lost 12-8 at Dickinson College on Sunday, March 17 to wrap up its spring trip. Dickson led 6-0 and 11-3 before a late rally for Wells came up short. The Red Devils are 11-2 on the season and Wells is 4-6.
March 15, 2019 Doubleheader Sweep For Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team swept a doubleheader against Centenary University to wrap up its week of games at Myrtle Beach, S.C. Wells took the opening game 7-6 and won the second game 10-3 on Friday, March 15. The Express is 3-5 on the year and Centenary is 3-8.
March 14, 2019 Wells Baseball Wins Over Clarks Summit The Wells College baseball team picked up a win over Clarks Summit in a neutral site game at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on Thursday, March 14. Wells took control with four runs in the second and two more in the third to take a 6-1 lead en route to the victory. Wells is 2-5 on the season and Clarks Summit is 0-6.
March 13, 2019 Wells Baseball Drops Pair On Myrtle Beach Trip The Wells College baseball team dropped a pair of games as it continued its spring-break series of games in Myrtle Beach, S.C. On Tuesday, March 12, Wells lost 9-6 in extra innings to Albertus Magnus. On Wednesday, March 13 the Express lost 13-0 against Penn College.
March 11, 2019 Wells Baseball Wins 5-2 Over Mount Aloysius The Wells College baseball team picked up its first win of the season with a 5-2 victory over Mount Aloysius on Monday, March 11. Wells scored three times in the top of the first and led the rest of the way as Zach Kemp pitched a complete-game victory.
February 28, 2019 Weekend Baseball Games Snowed Out The Wells College baseball team will not play its originally-scheduled weekend games for March 2 and 3 at the Wells Turf Field due to snowy field conditions. Saturday's doubleheader against SUNY Canton and Sunday's doubleheader against Alfred State have been postponed, and hope to be rescheduled later in the season.
February 24, 2019 Pitt Bradford Completes Weekend Sweep Of Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team fell behind early and lost 14-2 against Pitt Bradford on Sunday, Feb. 24 at the Wells Turf Field. Pitt Bradford completed a three-game series sweep over Saturday and Sunday in the season-opening weekend for both teams. Tyler Young homered for Wells.
February 23, 2019 Nolan Homers Twice In Baseball Openers The Wells College baseball team opened its 2019 season with a home doubleheader against Pitt Bradford on Saturday, Feb. 23 at the Wells Turf Field. Pitt Bradford won the opening game 8-1 and took the second game 10-6. Dylan Nolan homered in each game for Wells.
May 11, 2018 Wells College Baseball Places Two On All-NEAC Teams Two members of the Wells College baseball team earned honors as the North Eastern Athletic Conference announced its all-conference teams and award winners for the 2018 season. Sophomore Brandon Shirley and sophomore Dylan Nolan earned spots on the NEAC Second Team, as voted on by conference coaches.
May 5, 2018 Wells Baseball Honors Seniors; Falls To Ithaca The Wells College baseball team concluded its 2018 season with a 9-5 loss to Ithaca College on Saturday, May 5 at the Wells Turf Field. Wells finished its season with a 15-20 record, a two-win improvement over its inaugural season in 2017. Ithaca is 25-14.
May 3, 2018 Wells Baseball Takes Two From Cobleskill The Wells College baseball team defeated SUNY Cobleskill in two games Thursday, May 3. Wells won by scores of 5-1 and 12-3.
May 1, 2018 2017-18 Wells Express Awards and Senior Recognition The Wells College Intercollegiate Athletic Department honored its varsity teams and presented individual awards at the 2017-18 Wells College Athletics Award Ceremony and Senior Recognition. The event took place Monday, April 30 at Phipps Auditorium on campus.
May 1, 2018 Extra-Innings Win Part Of Baseball Split For Wells The Wells College baseball team picked up another split in a North Eastern Athletic Conference doubleheader at Keuka College on Tuesday, May 1. Wells won the first game 9-8 in eight innings, and Keuka took the second game by a 12-9 score.
April 29, 2018 Wells Baseball Drops Pair Against Lancaster Bible The Wells College baseball team dropped two games in a North Eastern Athletic Conference doubleheader against Lancaster Bible College on Sunday, April 29 at the Wells Turf Field. Lancaster Bible edged the first game 4-3 and took the second game 10-4.
April 28, 2018 Baseball Breaks Through With Huge Inning In Win The Wells College baseball team set program records for offense in a 22-11 game two victory over Gallaudet University on Saturday, April 28. Wells scored 15 runs in the seventh inning of that game. Gallaudet won the first game 3-2.
April 24, 2018 Elmira Outscores Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team had 11 hits and 10 runs but fell in a non-conference game by a score of 18-10 at Elmira College on Tuesday, April 24.
April 22, 2018 Wells Baseball Splits At Cazenovia The Wells College baseball team got back in the win column with a 10-3 victory over Cazenovia College in the first game of a doubleheader Sunday, April 22 at Rome, N.Y. The Wildcats took the second game 8-5.
April 18, 2018 SUNY Poly Edges Wells Baseball In Pair The Wells College baseball team dropped a pair of close games against visiting SUNY Poly on Wednesday, April 18 at the Wells Turf Field. Poly won the first game 4-2 andd the second game 4-3.
April 14, 2018 Penn State Berks Takes Pair From Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team wrapped up a six-game road trip with a pair of losses Saturday, April 14 at Penn State Berks.
April 13, 2018 Abington Takes Two From Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team dropped both games in a doubleheader Friday, April 13 at Penn State Abington. The Lions took the opening game 8-1 and won the second game 28-7.
April 8, 2018 Penn College Bests Wells Baseball In Pair The Wells College baseball team began North Eastern Athletic Conference play with a pair of games at Penn College on Sunday, April 8. Penn College won the first game 8-0 and the second game 15-0.
March 28, 2018 Nationally-Ranked Cortland Defeats Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team traveled to SUNY Cortland and lost 17-4 against the Red Dragons at Wallace Field in Cortland on Wednesday, March 28. Cortland is ranked 14th in the latest D3baseball.com top-25 poll.
March 27, 2018 Second NEAC Weekly Honor For Kemp Wells College baseball pitcher Zach Kemp was named North Eastern Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week for the week ending March 25, 2018.
March 26, 2018 Alfred State Wins Two Games Over Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader on Monday, March 26 against Alfred State at the Wells Turf Field. Alfred State held on for a 3-2 win in the opening game and then came away with an 11-0 win in the second game.
March 25, 2018 Winning Ways Continue For Wells Baseball The Wells College baseball team continued its strong start to the season with a doubleheader sweep of D’Youville College on Sunday, March 25 at the Wells Turf Field. The Express took the first game 4-1 and won the second game 8-7 with the winning run scoring in the bottom of the seventh inning.
March 22, 2018 Comeback Victory For Wells Baseball Against Canton The Wells College baseball team rallied from an early four-run deficit and won the game with a run in the bottom of the 10th inning to defeat visiting SUNY Canton 7-6 on Thursday, March 22 at the Wells Turf Field.
March 16, 2018 Baseball Winning Streak Ends At Four Games The Wells College baseball team saw its four-game winning streak come to an end Friday, March 16 at Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Express were defeated 22-1 by MacMurray College.
March 15, 2018 Baseball Keeps Swinging; Scores 16 In Another Win The Wells College baseball team defeated Pine Manor College on Thursday, March 15 at Myrtle Beach, S.C. Tanner Dunkel, Anthony Aumick, and Tyler Young had three hits each.
March 14, 2018 Another Baseball Victory Over Clarks Summit The Wells College baseball team defeated Clarks Summit 13-4 on Wednesday, March 14 at Myrtle Beach, S.C. It is the fourth victory over Clarks Summit in four matchups this season. Wells is 5-1 on the year.
March 13, 2018 Baseball Offense Explodes In 22-2 Victory The Wells College baseball team defeated Clarks Summit 22-2 on Tuesday, March 13 in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Dylan Nolan had six hits, including four extra-base hits, to lead the attack at the plate.
March 12, 2018 Kemp Named NEAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week Wells College baseball pitcher Zach Kemp earned North Eastern Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week recognition for the week ending March 11.
March 11, 2018 Baseball Splits Games Against Cabrini The Wells College baseball team scored three runs in the eighth inning to rally for a 5-4 win over Cabrini University in the second of two games Sunday in Aberdeen, Md. Cabrini won the opener 12-9.
March 1, 2018 Back-To-Back Shutouts For Wells Baseball To Open Season Pitching and defense led the way for the Wells College baseball team as the Express opened the 2018 campaign with wins of 4-0 and 3-0 against Clarks Summit on Thursday, March 1 at the Wells Turf Field.
July 10, 2017 Wells Athletes Demonstrate Success In Academics A total of 78 Wells Express student-athletes earned recognition as North Eastern Athletic Conference Scholar-Athletes for the 2016-17 academic year. Athletes must have earned a 3.4 or higher GPA over the year to qualify for this distinction.
May 4, 2017 Wells Baseball Rallies For Tie, Loses In Ninth At Ithaca Anthony Aumick hit a game-tying home run in the top of the ninth inning, before Wells fell by a 9-8 score. The matchup marked a special occasion for the family of Wells head coach David Valesente. He led the Express against the team coached by his father, George.
May 3, 2017 Dylan Nolan Earns NEAC Weekly Award Baseball catcher powered Wells to a winning weekend against conference opponents.
April 30, 2017 Walk-Off Homer Leads Wells To Win Over Lancaster Bible Dylan Nolan hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the seventh to give the Express a 3-1 win in the first game. Lancaster Bible won the second game 3-2 on Sunday, April 30.
April 29, 2017 First-Ever NEAC Sweep for Wells Baseball Dylan Nolan had five hits over two games, including four extra-base hits. Zach Kemp and Aaron Wintermute each pitched complete-game victories.
April 26, 2017 Wells Baseball Drops Doubleheader At Keuka The Keuka Wolves won both games of a conference doubleheader on Wednesday, April 26.
April 23, 2017 Penn State Berks Takes Two From Wells Baseball A.J. Nesci had a pair of multi-hit games for the Express on Sunday, April 23 at Reading, Pa.
April 19, 2017 Wells Baseball Defeats Alfred State A four-run rally in the fifth inning keyed a 4-3 win for Wells over Alfred State on Wednesday, April 19.
April 17, 2017 Baseball Win Streak Stretched To Four After Sweep Wells defeated Medaille 20-7 and 6-4 in games on Monday, April 17 at Falcon Park in Auburn. Justin Forster had six hits over the two games to lead the prolific Wells attack.
April 11, 2017 Hall, Avots Pitch Wells To Baseball Sweep Of Clarks Summit The Wells pitchers each threw complete-game victories as the Express earned its first ever doubleheader sweep in baseball with wins by scores of 10-2 and 3-1 on Tuesday, April 11.
April 10, 2017 Cazenovia Takes Baseball Doubleheader Over Wells Baseball Wells bats silenced by Cazenovia pitching in NEAC twinbill at the Wells Turf Field on Monday, April 10.
April 8, 2017 Kemp's Strong Start Helps Baseball Split With Poly Wells won the opening game 6-0 behind seven shutout innings from the reigning NEAC Pitcher of the Week. SUNY Poly took the second game 8-4.
April 5, 2017 Last-inning Victory For Elmira Over Wells Baseball The Express came back to tie the game late, before Elmira won 3-2 in the bottom of the ninth inning.
April 4, 2017 Baseball Pitcher Zach Kemp Takes NEAC Award Kemp pitched Wells to a victory over Utica College with seven strikeouts in six innings.
April 2, 2017 Wells Baseball Splits Double Dip Against Utica Four players had multi-hit games for Wells in the opening-game victory. Wells won the first game 8-2 and Utica edged the second game 6-4.
April 1, 2017 Penn College Sweeps Two Games From Wells Baseball Conference openers for both teams go the Wildcats, by scores of 10-3 and 9-3 at the Wells Turf Field.
March 28, 2017 Baseball Team Splits Two Games Against Elmira Another program-first was set as Wells posted its first shutout victory, a 3-0 win over the Soaring Eagles in the first game of the twin bill.
March 27, 2017 NEAC Awards For Two Baseball Standouts Brandon Shirley was the NEAC Baseball Player of the Week and Jared Strait was the NEAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week.
March 26, 2017 Baseball Offense Breaks Through In Win Over D'Youville Wells totaled 16 runs and 21 hits in the second game of a doubleheader split with D'Youville College on Sunday, March 26.
March 25, 2017 Wells Baseball Hits The Win Column Against Hilbert A 7-2 victory for Wells was part of a doubleheader split against the visiting Hilbert Hawks on Saturday, March 25.
March 24, 2017 Canton Outlasts Wells In Baseball Home Opener Brandon Shirley delivered a three-run double for Wells, but the Express fell 7-4 against SUNY Canton on Friday, March 24.
March 17, 2017 Schedule Changes Continue As Winter Weather Impacts Northeast Women's Tennis, Women's Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, and Baseball Updates
March 16, 2017 Baseball Spring Trip Continues With Pair Of Setbacks The Wells College baseball team fell to Albertus Magnus by a 16-5 score on Wednesday, and to Rutgers-Newark by an 8-2 score on Thursday in games played in South Carolina.
March 14, 2017 Wells Baseball Drops Close Game In Season Debut Three players had two hits each as Wells fell by a 5-4 score to Alfred State in a game played at Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 13, 2017 Monday Baseball Game Is Rained Out Monday, March 13 game against Hood College was a washout in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 4, 2017 Sunday, March 5 Baseball Games Canceled Winter weather forces cancellation of baseball games against D'Youville College.
August 17, 2016 Baseball Team To Hold Open Tryout The Wells College baseball team will host an open tryout for full-time, enrolled Wells College students for the team’s inaugural 2016-17 season on Monday, Aug. 29.
October 21, 2015 GALLERY: Turf Field Construction Construction on the first-ever turf field for Wells College is nearing completion. Check out the progress in the Turf Field Project Construction Photo Gallery.
August 3, 2015 Valesente To Pilot Inaugural Wells Baseball Squad AURORA, N.Y. – Following an extensive national search, David Valesente has been hired as the first-ever Wells College baseball coach, Director of Athletics Michael Lindberg announced Monday.
May 1, 2015 Wells College To Upgrade Athletic Facilities AURORA, N.Y. – The Wells College Board of Trustees voted to construct an artificial turf playing field on Monday. The facility will house five existing sports and two future sports, baseball and softball.