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

Virdi Wins Pole Vault at NCAA Championships; Cheney Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

 

Overall and Conference Records (As of March 17th)

Baseball: 2-2 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Men’s Basketball: 20-9 (8-6 NEWMAC)
Women’s Basketball: 12-14 (9-11 NEWMAC)
Men’s Fencing: 16-12
Women’s Fencing: 9-22
Field Hockey: 14-5 (6-2 NEWMAC)
Football: 6-3 (4-3 NEFC)
Men’s Lacrosse: 2-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Lacrosse: 4-0 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Rifle: 27-9
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: 4-2 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Tennis: 11-2 (8-0 NEWMAC)
Men’s Volleyball: 10-4 (8-2 UVC)
Women’s Volleyball: 22-11 (7-3 NEWMAC)
Water Polo: 13-17 (8-7 CWPA North)

 

National Rankings

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

 

Baseball

3/16 - Engineers Fall In Extra Innings to Tufts

3/15 - Baseball Splits Pair In Virginia

3/14 - MIT Baseball Opens Season With 20-Hit Attack

 

Men’s Lacrosse

3/15 - UNE Comes From Behind to Defeat MIT, 13-11

3/11 - Cook, Stolzenberg Lead MIT Past Drew, 11-8 

 

Women’s Lacrosse

3/11 - Tech Overpowers Eastern Connecticut, 17-6

3/10 - Isabella DiDio Collects NEWMAC Weekly Honors 

 

Sailing

3/12 - MIT Receives NEISA Women's Sailor of the Week Honors

3/10 - No. 9 Women’s Sailing Captures Fourth Place at Navy Spring Regatta 

 

Men’s Tennis

3/14 - No. 27 MIT Men's Tennis Falls to No. 25 Bates

3/10 - MIT Men's Tennis Picks up two NEWMAC Weekly Awards   

 

Women’s Tennis

3/15 - Women’s Tennis Falls at Middlebury

 

Men’s Track and Field

3/15 - Tech's 4x400 Relay Finishes in 4th at NCAA Championships

3/14 - Engineers Open 2014 NCAA Championships

3/12 - Taylor Named USTFCCCA New England Men's Coach of the Year

3/12 - Seven Engineers Prepare for 2014 NCAA Champs   

 

Women’s Track and Field

3/15 - Women's Track and Field Finishes in 7th at NCAAs

3/14 - Cimran Virdi Wins Pole Vault on Day 1 of NCAAs

3/12 - MIT Women's Track & Field Sending 10 Engineers to NCAAs 

 

Men’s Volleyball

3/15 - Men’s Volleyball Wins Johnson & Wales Invitational

3/12 - No. 5 MIT Sweeps Marymount on Senior Night 

 

Men’s Water Polo

3/13 - Craig Cheney Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

 

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