Sports Shorts for Feb. 17: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Cross Country Student-Athletes Earn Academic Honors; Men’s Volleyball Wins Three

 

Overall and Conference Records (As of February 17th)

Men's Basketball: 16-7 (7-5 NEWMAC)
Women's Basketball: 10-13 (7-11 NEWMAC)
Men's Fencing: 16-12
Women's Fencing: 9-22
Field Hockey: 14-5 (6-2 NEWMAC)
Football: 6-3 (4-3 NEFC)
Rifle: 24-6
Men's Soccer: 13-5-2 (6-0-1 NEWMAC)
Women's Soccer: 13-2-6 (8-1-1 NEWMAC)
Squash: 9-6
Men's Swimming and Diving: 7-1 (3-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Swimming and Diving: 8-1 (4-0 NEWMAC)
Men's Tennis: 1-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Tennis: 11-0 (8-0 NEWMAC)
Men's Volleyball: 8-2 (4-1 UVC)
Women's Volleyball: 22-11 (7-3 NEWMAC)
Water Polo: 13-17 (8-7 CWPA North)

 

National Rankings

#3 – Women’s Indoor Track and Field
#4 – Women’s Cross Country
#6 – Men’s Swimming and Diving
#8 – Water Polo
#8 – Women’s Swimming and Diving
#9 – Women's Sailing
#9 - Men's Indoor Track and Field
#11 – Men’s Volleyball
#13 – Co-ed Sailing
#13 – Men’s Cross Country
#17 – Women’s Tennis

 

Men’s Basketball

2/15 - MIT Gets Past Wheaton on the Road, 72-58  

2/12 - MIT Falls to WPI, 64-52  

 

Women’s Basketball

2/15 - Kordell Lifts MIT to 61-58 Victory over Clark

2/12 -Wheaton Rallies Past Engineers, 64-57

2/11 - MIT Women’s Basketball Joins Forces with Athletes Unlimited    

 

Men’s Cross Country

2/14 - Jordan and Xie Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

 

Women’s Cross Country

2/14 - Six MIT Women's Cross Country Runners Earn All-Academic Honors  

 

Men’s Fencing

2/13 - Engineers Defeat BC at the Beanpot  

 

Women’s Fencing

2/13 - Women's Fencing Wraps Up Regular Season at the Beanpot  

 

Field Hockey

2/12 - Michelle Teplensky wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship  

 

Rifle

2/16 - MIT Shoots Its Way Past Maritime  

2/15 - Rifle Sweeps Past Maritime and Wentworth  

 

Squash

2/15 - MIT Squash Narrowly Falls to Johns Hopkins on Day 2 of Nationals  

2/14 - Tech Falls to Hobart in Opening Round of CSA Team Nationals  

 

Men’s Swimming and Diving

2/10 - Bauchwitz and Tyulmankov Earn NEWMAC Weekly Awards  

 

Men’s Track and Field

2/15 - Engineers Take on the Cupid Challenge and the Scarlet & White Invite

 

Women’s Track and Field

2/15 - Tech Competes at Tufts and Boston University  

 

Men’s Volleyball

2/15 - Engineers Defeat Wentworth and CCNY in Men's Volleyball

2/13 - Men's Volleyball Sweeps NYU, 3-0   

 

Men’s Water Polo

2/13 - Three Engineers Honored by ACWPC  

 

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