2012 Fall Honors and Milestones

 

Men's Cross Country  
Justin Bullock NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Edgar Gridello NEWMAC All-Conference
Matthew Jordan NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Allen Leung NEWMAC All-Conference
Benjamin Mattocks NEWMAC All-Conference
Jay McKenna NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Ricardo Paez NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Ian Tolan NEWMAC All-Conference
  NEWMAC Rookie of the Year
Logan Trimble NEWMAC All-Conference
Roy Wedge NEWMAC Runner of the Week (Sept. 3)
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Spencer Wenck NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Benji Xie NEWMAC All-Conference
   
Women's Cross Country  
Kaitlin Allen NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Kali Benavides NEWMAC All-Conference
Marie Burkland NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Margaret Coad NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Martina de Geus NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Amelia Helmick NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Brooke Johnson NEWMAC Runner of the Year
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Dacie Manion NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
  Elite 89 Award
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
Elaine McVay NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Claire O'Connell NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Sarah Quinn NEWMAC Runner of the Week (Sept. 24)
  NEWMAC Rookie of the Year
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Alexandra Taylor NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC All-Conference
Louise van den Heuvel NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Nicole Zeinstra NEWMAC All-Conference
Halston Taylor NEWMAC Women's Coach of the Year
Team Ranked 1st in USTFCAAA poll (Sept. 19, Oct. 11)
   
Field Hockey  
Kimberly Barker NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 3)
  Broke MIT record for career goals (previous mark was 55)
  Broke MIT record for career points (previous mark was 145)
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
Elizabeth Dethy NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
  NFHCA Scholar of Distinction
Michelle Dion NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
Sarah Fay NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
  NFHCA Scholar of Distinction
Erin Kenney NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  NFHCA New England East Region First Team
Diane Kim NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
Jenna Klein NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
Caitlin Mackey NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
  NFHCA Scholar of Distinction
Molly McShane NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 8)
  NEWMAC Athlete of the Year
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA New England East Region First Team
  NFHCA New England East Region Player of the Year
  NFHCA All-America First Team
  ECAC New England All-Star
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
  NFHCA Scholar of Distinction
  Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team
  Capital One Academic All-America At-Large First Team
Michelle Teplensky NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 15)
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA New England East Region Second Team
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
Maddy Wharton NEWMAC Tournament Most Outstanding Player
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NFHCA New England East Region First Team
  NFHCA All-America Third Team
  ECAC New England All-Star
  NFHCA National Academic Squad
  NFHCA Scholar of Distinction
K.K. Wopat NFHCA National Academic Squad
Cheryl Silva NFHCA New England East Region Coach of the Year
Team Set the MIT record for longest winning streak (12 games)
  Set the MIT record for goals scored in the first half (eight vs. Wheaton and Smith)
  Set the MIT record goals per game in a season (4.7)
  NFHCA National Academic Team Award (highest GPA in Division III)
   
Football  
James Balchunas
NEFC All-Academic
Rhys Borchert CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Harris Chalat NEFC Second Team All-Boyd Division
  NEFC All-Academic
Alexander Chumbley NEFC All-Academic
Chris Dessonville NEFC All-Academic
Ty Ellis NEFC All-Academic
Ike Enwere NEFC All-Academic
Sebastian Fischer NEFC All-Academic
Aaron Fittery NEFC All-Academic
Brad Goldsberry NEFC First Team All-Boyd Division
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Heath Gould NEFC All-Academic
John Halloran NEFC All-Academic
Matthew Hildner NEFC All-Academic
David Hou NEFC All-Academic
Brent Johnson NEFC All-Academic
Jake Laux All-New England
  ECAC Division III North All-Star
  NEFC First Team All-Boyd Division
  NEFC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 21)
  NEFC All-Academic
Phillip Marmolejo NEFC All-Academic
Jacob Masterson NEFC Second Team All-Boyd Division
  NEFC All-Academic
Laith Maswadeh NEFC All-Academic
Matt Merlino CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Ben Montgomery NEFC All-Academic
Ethan Peterson
NEFC First Team All-Boyd Division
  NEFC Hal Chalmers Award (Senior Student-Athlete of the Year)
  National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete
  CoSIDA First Team Academic All-America
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
  USA College Football NE Regional All-Star
Max Powers NEFC All-Academic
Harry Rein NEFC All-Academic
Joel Santisteban USA College Football NE Regional All-Star
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Jose Smith NEFC All-Academic
Anthony Souffrant NEFC All-Academic
Russell Spivak CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Evan Tencer NEFC All-Academic
Billy Thalheimer NEFC All-Academic
Ray Tilden NEFC All-Academic
Derek Vaughn NEFC Second Team All-Boyd Division
  NEFC All-Academic
  USA College Football NE Regional All-Star
Cameron Wagar NEFC All-Academic
Justin Wallace
NEFC First Team All-Boyd Division
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEFC All-Academic
Alex Warner NEFC All-Academic
John Wenzel NEFC All-Academic
Peter Williams NEFC All-Academic
Richard Yoon NEFC All-Academic
Justin Zabilansky NEFC All-Academic
Chad Martinovich NEFC Boyd Division Coach of the Year
   
Sailing  
Philip Crain NEISA Coed Sailor of the Week (Oct. 23)
Steven Drapcho NEISA Coed Sailor of the Week (Oct. 23)
   
Men's Soccer  
Jason Adler NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Sean Bingham NEWMAC Rookie of the Year
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
  NSCAA Second Team All-New England North
Sam Cannon NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Nick Diamantoni CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference 
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Chris Hammond CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NSCAA Division III Men's Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention
John Kramer NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
Ben Lewis NEWMAC First Team All-Conference 
  ECAC New England Division III All-Star
  NSCAA First Team All-America
  NSCAA First Team All-New England North 
Cameron McCord NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Tyler Singer Clark NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Jonathan Tebes NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Andrew Young NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 8)
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
   
Women's Soccer  
Michelle Battipaglia NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Stephanie Cooke NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Rachel Dias Carlson CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NSCAA Division III Women's Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention
Samantha Fleischmann NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 8)
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
Emily Kuo NEWMAC Athlete of the Year
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  ECAC New England Division III All-Star
  NSCAA First Team All-New England North 
  NSCAA First Team All-America
  NEWISA First Team Division III All-New England
Emily Lydon NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Leslie Meyer NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Kaitlyn Nealon CoSIDA Academic All-District
  CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America
  NSCAA Division III Women's Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Faith OBrian NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Jessica Ong NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Allison Park NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Andrea Park CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  ECAC New England Division III All-Star
  NSCAA Division III Women's Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention
  NEWISA Second Team Division III All-New England
Meghan Wright NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 1)

CoSIDA Academic All-District 
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
  NSCAA Fourth Team All-New England
  Broke MIT record for career goals against average (previous mark was 1.30)
  Broke MIT record for career shutouts (previous mark was 20)
  Tied for first in MIT record book for fewest goals allowed in a career with 52
  NEWISA First Team Division III All-New England
 Martin Desmarais Broke MIT record for most wins for a coach (previous mark was 52)
  NSCAA Division III New England Coach of the Year
   
Women's Tennis  
Madeline Aby NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Michelle Dutt All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 3 doubles)
  All-NEWMAC Second Team (No. 5 singles)
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  ITA Scholar Athlete
Julia Hsu
All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 6 singles)
  All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 2 doubles)
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  ITA Scholar Athlete
Vynnie Kong All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 2 singles)
  ITA Scholar Athlete
  NEWIT B Flight Champion
  NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week (Sept. 10)
Sunnie Lampl First Team All-NEWMAC (No. 3 doubles)
Carol Matsuzaki NEWMAC Coach of the Year
Alana Peters ITA Scholar Athlete
Caitlin Pomeroy NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  ITA Scholar Athlete
Lauren Quisenberry All-American (ITA)
  NEWMAC Athlete of the Year
  All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 1 singles)
  All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 1 doubles)
  ITA Scholar Athlete
  NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week (Oct. 22)
  NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week (Oct. 1)
  NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week (Oct. 1)
  NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week (Sept. 24)
  NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week (Sept. 10)
Ava Soleimany ITA Scholar Athlete
Victoria Tam NEWMAC Freshman of the Year
  All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 1 doubles)
  All-NEWMAC Second Team (No. 4 singles)
  NEWMAC Tournament Most Outstanding Player
  ITA Scholar Athlete
  NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week (Oct. 1)
  NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week (Sept. 10)
Meghana Vasireddy NEWIT B Flight Champion
Candace Wu All-NEWMAC First Team (No. 2 doubles)
  All-NEWMAC Second Team (No. 3 singles)
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  ITA Scholar Athlete
Iris Zhuang ITA Scholar Athlete
   
Women's Volleyball  
Jenny Astrachan NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Tatiana Berger Regis Pride Invitational Tournament MVP
  MIT Quad All-Tournament Team
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Kristine Bunker Regis Pride Invitational All-Tournament Team
  JWU Fall Classic All-Tournament Team
  Tied the MIT record for blocks in a four-set match with nine vs. Babson (10/31)
  NEWMAC Tournament Most Outstanding Player
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
Jess Fessler NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Emma Gargus NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Sharon Hao NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America
Trinity Leonard North Park Vikings Clash All-Tournament Team
Alyssa Rothman MIT Invitational Tournament MVP
  JWU Fall Classic All-Tournament Team
  MIT Quad Tournament MVP
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Katie Spielbauer North Park Vikings Clash All-Tournament Team
  MIT Invitational All-Tournament Team
  JWU Fall Classic Tournament MVP
  AVCA 30 Dig Club (31 digs vs. Johnson & Wales, Sept. 29)
  Hall of Fame All-Tournament Team
  Tied the MIT record for digs in a four-set match with 34 vs. Amherst (Oct. 20)
  AVCA 30 Dig Club (34 digs vs. Amherst, Oct. 20)
  NEWMAC Athlete of the Year
  NEWMAC First Team All-Conference
  NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
  AVCA All-New England Team
  AVCA All-America Honorable Mention
  CoSIDA Academic All-District
  NEWVA All-New England First Team
  CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America
  ECAC New England All-Star Second Team
Morgan Stewart NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
Ada Taylor Tied the MIT record for blocks in a four-set match with nine vs. Amherst (Oct. 20)
  NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference
  AVCA New England Region Freshman of the Year
  AVCA All-New England Team
  NCAA New England Regional Championship All-Tournament Team
  Set the MIT record for season hitting percentage (0.428)
  AVCA All-America Third Team
  NEWVA Rookie of the Year
  NEWVA All-Rookie Team
   
Water Polo  
Craig Cheney CWPA First Team All-Northern Division 
  CWPA First Team All-Tournament
Kevin Hsiue CWPA Second Team All-Tournament
Kale Rogers CWPA Rookie of the Week (Sept. 12)
  CWPA Player of the Week (Sept. 12)
  CWPA Second Team All-Northern Division
  CWPA Rookie of the Year
  CWPA First Team All-Tournament
  Broke MIT record for most goals in a season (previous mark was 72)
Ory Tasman CWPA Second Team All-Northern Division