Athlete Profiles

Haffenden saves URWS

In her first collegiate start three days earlier, Haffenden recorded seven saves against Ithaca.

Fisher, on the mend, is better than ever

Senior attacker Callie Fisher led with six points this season, including a game-winning goal against St. Mary’s in OT last Sunday.

Former D-I middle blocker Martinez embodies meliora

Standing at over six feet tall, sophomore Clara Martinez dominates the net, casually swatting balls and blocking viciously spiked hits, all with a smile.

Abe and Swanger discuss being senior-year captains

Sayaka Abe of Women’s Field Hockey and Ben Swanger of Men’s Soccer are known as leaders on and off the field.

Wechsler contributes to success in as many ways as possible

Junior pitcher and third basewoman Eleni Wechsler achieved three wins last week along with going a combined 4–6 at the plate against Clarkson on April 17.

UR accomplishments honored by CSA & USBWA

Several UR varsity teams and athletes garnered individual and team accomplishments this year, and are now reaping the recognition of their successes.

Wolkoff plays her own game

Sophomore Alex Wolkoff was extremely successful at Ithaca, winning 8-1 in doubles and defeating her opponent 6-4, 6-0 at singles.

Borst-Smith honored for Assist of the Year

“Growing up, it was always a dream for my friends and me to one day be on ESPN playing alongside Kobe or dunking on Shaq."

Pitching fueled by last season

URB had a successful weekend, notching back-to-back wins over RPI on Saturday and Sunday. Leading the Yellowjackets were two of the team’s starting pitchers, John Ghyzel and Evan Janifer.

For Maire Prosak, lacrosse is life

Senior women’s lacrosse goalkeeper Maire Prosak completed one of the best games of her career last Saturday against crosstown rival Nazareth College as the ‘Jackets won with a score of 8–5.