Sports Shorts for Jan. 21: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Indoor Track and Field Programs Ranked in Top 10; Men’s Basketball Holds on for Two NEWMAC Wins

Overall and Conference Records (As of January 21st)

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

 

National Rankings

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

 

Men’s Basketball

1/18 - MIT Edges Springfield, 55-51

1/15 - MIT Holds Off Coast Guard    


Women’s Basketball

1/19 - Engineers Grind Out 47-43 Win Over Emerson  

1/18 - Comeback Bid Falls Short as WPI Holds Off MIT, 51-49  

1/15 - Late Run Lifts Babson Past MIT, 63-51  

 

Men’s Swimming and Diving

1/18 - MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Defeats Tufts at Home  

1/13 - Engineers pick up two NEWMAC Weekly Awards  

 

Women’s Swimming and Diving

1/18 - Engineers Cruise Past Jumbos

  

Men’s Track and Field

1/18 - Cardinal and Gray Pick up First Place Finish at Bowdoin Quad Meet  

1/15 - Tech Ranked Sixth in Nation in Preseason Poll  

 

Women’s Track and Field

1/18 - No. 2 Women's Track and Field Finishes in First at Bowdoin Quad Meet  

1/15 - Women's Track & Field Ranked 2nd in USTFCCCA Poll

 

Men’s Volleyball

1/14 - Engineers Earn Spot on AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll  

 

 

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