November 22, 2013
Liao Named MAC Air Rifle Shooter of the Month
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Kaiying Liao (Issaquah, Wash.) of the MIT rifle team was recently recognized by the Mid Atlantic Rifle Conference (MAC) as its Air Rifle Shooter of the Month for October. It is the first monthly honor for Liao in her career for the Engineers.
October 27, 2013
MIT Rifle Downs University of the Sciences
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Competing at the University of the Sciences for a second straight day, the MIT rifle team picked up two more wins against the Devils, this time downing their women’s team by a combined score of 4,290-3,908. Senior Kaiying Liao (Issaquah, Wash.) won the air rifle and was second in the small bore events to help the Engineers to the wins.
October 26, 2013
Wright Leads MIT Past the University of the Sciences
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Shooting away from home for the first time this season, the MIT rifle team defeated the University of the Sciences, 4,316-3,911, today. Sophomore Sarah Wright (Christchurch, New Zealand) fired a career best 575 in the small bore competition to lead the Engineers.
October 19, 2013
Rifle Defeats John Jay and Wentworth, Falls to Rose Hulman
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT had a good day on the rifle range as the Engineers hosted teams from John Jay College, Rose Hulman Institute of Technology and the Wentworth Institute of Technology at the MIT Shooting Center. The Engineers came away with wins against John Jay and Wentworth, but fell in close scores to Rose Hulman in both small bore and air rifle. Rose Hulman totaled a 4434 to take top overall honors, followed by MIT with 4343 and John Jay with 4242.
October 18, 2013
Rose Hulman Edges Past MIT
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In a battle of engineering schools, MIT took on the Rose Hulman Institute of Technology on Friday night at the MIT Shooting Center. In a close one the Fightin’ Engineers from Indiana edged the Engineers in both small bore and air rifle to take a slim 4417-4377 win. Sophomore Sarah Wright (Christchurch, New Zealand) took top individual honors in the small bore competition for MIT.
October 5, 2013
MIT Rifle Opens Season With Victory over Wentworth
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It was a successful start to the 2013-14 season for the MIT rifle team as the Engineers downed the Wentworth Institute of Technology. The two teams competed in just the air rifle event, with MIT coming out on top by a score of 2,184-1,873.