Sports Shorts for Feb. 3: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Men’s Volleyball Wins in Conference Debut; Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Take Team Titles at Tufts Stampede Invitational

Overall and Conference Records (As of February 3rd)

Men's Basketball: 14-5 (5-3 NEWMAC)
Women's Basketball: 8-11 (5-9 NEWMAC)
Men's Fencing: 14-6
Women's Fencing: 9-14
Field Hockey: 14-5 (6-2 NEWMAC)
Football: 6-3 (4-3 NEFC)
Rifle: 18-5
Men's Soccer: 13-5-2 (6-0-1 NEWMAC)
Women's Soccer: 13-2-6 (8-1-1 NEWMAC)
Squash: 7-4
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: 3-1 (1-0 UVC)
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
#8 – Water Polo
#8 – Women’s Swimming and Diving
#9 – Women's Sailing
#11 - Men's Indoor Track and Field
#12 – Men’s Volleyball
#13 – Co-ed Sailing
#13 – Men’s Cross Country
#17 – Women’s Tennis

 

General News

1/28 - Olympian Cullen Jones Spends a Day with Amphibious Achievement

1/27 - Ken Shull ‘84 Inducted into N.E. Wrestling Association Hall of Fame

 

Men’s Basketball

2/1 - Shot In The Final Seconds Lifts Clark Over MIT, 56-55  

1/29 - Strong Second Half Carries MIT Past Wheaton, 75-57

1/27 - Redfield, Acker Lead MIT Past Emmanuel, 70-46

 

Women’s Basketball

2/1 - Balanced Attack Powers Engineers Past Mount Holyoke, 52-36  

 

Men’s Fencing

2/1 - Men’s Fencing Dominates at Eric Sollee Invitational

 

Women’s Fencing

2/1 - Sabre Shines for Women's Fencing at Sollee Invitational  

 

Squash

1/29 - Engineers Hand Huskies a 5-4 Loss

 

Men’s Swimming and Diving

1/30 - Liao Selected as Philip Hunsaker Swimmer of the Week

1/27 - MIT Receives Two NEWMAC Awards

 

Women’s Swimming and Diving

1/27 - Women's Swimming & Diving Earns Two NEWMAC Weekly Awards

 

Men’s Track and Field

2/1 - Tech Emerges from Stampede in First

 

Women’s Track and Field

2/1 - Engineers Win 12 Events to Finish 1st at Tufts Stampede  

1/29 - MIT Women’s Track and Field Remains Second in Country

 

Men’s Volleyball

2/1 - Men's Volleyball Falls to Harvard in Four Sets  

1/27 - Tech Blanks Bard in UVC Debut

 

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