Sports Shorts for March 24: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Both Swimming and Diving Teams Finish in Top 10 at NCAAs; Fencing Individuals Compete at National Championships

 

Overall and Conference Records (As of March 24th)

Baseball: 4-2 (2-0 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: 3-3 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Lacrosse: 5-1 (0-1 NEWMAC)
Rifle: 27-9
Men’s Soccer: 13-5-2 (6-0-1 NEWMAC)
Women’s Soccer: 13-2-6 (8-1-1 NEWMAC)
Softball: 1-3 (0-0 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: 20-5 (8-3 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

3/23 - MIT Takes Two From Coast Guard

3/17 - Mangrum Named NEWMAC Player of the Week

 

Men’s Fencing

3/23 - Joey Rafidi Captures Ninth Place at NCAA Fencing Championship

3/19 - Rafidi and Avery to Represent MIT at NCAA Fencing Championship

 

Women’s Fencing

3/21 - Cordelia Avery Finishes 13th at NCAA Fencing Championship

3/19 - Rafidi and Avery to Represent MIT at NCAA Fencing Championship

 

Field Hockey

3/20 - MIT Collects NFHCA Academic Accolades

 

Men’s Lacrosse

3/22 - MIT Falls to Amherst in Florida

3/20 - Engineers Defeat Gordon, 12-9

3/18 - Wentworth Tops Men's Lacrosse, 11-6

 

Women’s Lacrosse

3/22 - Second-Half Surge Powers Babson Past MIT, 13-4, in NEWMAC Opener

3/18 - Women's Lacrosse Comes From Behind to Defeat Gordon, 12-10

 

Sailing

3/17 - Engineers Finish Third at Geiger Team Race Trophy

 

Softball

3/22 - MIT Softball Drops First Two Games in Florida

 

Squash

3/18 - Mazen To Step Aside as Head Squash Coach

 

Men’s Swimming and Diving

3/22 - MIT Men's Swimming Finishes in 5th at NCAAs

3/21 - Four MIT Swimmers Swim in Championship Finals at NCAAs

3/20 - MIT Touches in 2nd in 400 Medley Relay at NCAA Champs

3/19 - Engineers' 200 Medley Relay Finishes in 2nd at NCAAs

3/17 - Men's Swimming & Diving Sends 11 to NCAAs   

 

Women’s Swimming and Diving

3/22 - Engineers Claim 9th at 2014 NCAA Championships

3/21 - MIT's 800 Free Relay Finishes in 8th on Day 3 of NCAAs

3/20 - Two Tech Relays make it to the Podium on Day 2 of NCAAs

3/19 - Yang and 200 Medley Relay Qualify for Finals at NCAAs

3/17 - Engineers Prepare for 2014 NCAA Champs    

 

Men’s Tennis

3/17 - Zhang Named NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week

 

Men’s Volleyball

3/22 - Engineers Fall to Stevens in Four Sets

 

 

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