2018 MIT Men's Lacrosse News

  • DAPER Announces Walter Alessi Men's Lacrosse Head Coach Endowed Fund
    September 27, 2017
    The MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) announced today the establishment of the Walter Alessi Men’s Lacrosse Head Coach Endowed Fund to honor Walter Alessi’s 43 seasons as MIT men’s lacrosse head coach and to provide a dedicated source of endowment funding to support men’s lacrosse at MIT. With this recognition, Alessi becomes the first coach in the history of MIT athletics to have the position he held over his career to be endowed and named in his honor. Nearly 200 men’s lacrosse alumni and friends contributed to the fundraising for the Alessi Endowed Fund, the successful completion of which was announced at the celebration of Alessi’s career on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the Samberg Center on the MIT campus.