2017-18 MIT Squash News

  • No. 22 Squash Closes Regular Season With 8-1 Win Over No. 28 Tufts
    February 08, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (February 8) - In the regular season finale for the No. 22 MIT squash team, the Engineers picked up their 15th win of the year with an 8-1 win over No. 28 Tufts University on Thursday evening in Cambridge. With the victory, MIT earned its tenth win of the year over a nationally-ranked opponent and conclude the year with a 7-2 record at home.
  • No. 22 Squash Falls to No. 19 Williams, 6-3
    January 28, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (January 27) - In its final match of the weekend which featured three nationally-ranked opponents, the No. 22 MIT squash team fell to No. 19 Williams College, 6-3, on Sunday afternoon in Cambridge. Three of the nine matches were played to five-sets and three others were played to four-sets in a very tightly contested contest. 
  • No. 16 Virginia Overpowers No. 22 MIT Squash, 7-2
    January 27, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (January 27) - The No. 16 ranked University of Virginia squash team defeated No. 22 MIT, 7-2, on Saturday morning in Cambridge. Despite the loss, MIT received victories from freshman Henry Martin (Brooklyn, N.Y.) and junior Justin Restivo (Phoenixville, Pa.) at their respective positions.
  • No. 22 Squash Comes From Four Points Down To Beat No. 21 Middlebury, 5-4
    January 26, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (January 26) - Down 4-0, the No. 22 MIT squash team won five straight matches to defeat No. 21 Middlebury College, 5-4, on Friday night in Cambridge. The win tonight marked the first time the Engineers have defeated a team ranked higher than them in and the ninth time this season (9-3) MIT has been victorious over a ranked team.
  • No. 22 Squash Caps Pioneer Valley Round Robin With 8-1 Win Over No. 26 Hamilton
    January 21, 2018
    South Hadley, Mass. (January 21) - In its final match at the 2018 Pioneer Valley Round Robin, the No. 22 MIT squash team defeated No. 26 Hamilton College, 8-1. The Engineers went 3-1 with wins over Hamilton, No. 24 Amherst and No. 29 Connecticut College this weekend and are now 8-3 against ranked opponents this season.
  • No. 22 Squash Splits With No. 23 Colby & No. 29 Connecticut College on Day Two of Pioneer Valley Round Robin
    January 20, 2018
    Northampton, Mass. (January 20) - On the second day of the 2018 Pioneer Valley Round Robin, the No. 22 MIT squash team fell to No. 23 Colby College, 5-4, but bounced back with an 8-1 win over No. 29 Connecticut College in the nightcap.
  • No. 22 Squash Opens Pioneer Valley Round Robin With 5-4 Win at No. 24 Amherst
    January 19, 2018
    Amherst, Mass. (January 19) - Last night, the No. 22 nationally-ranked MIT squash team opened the Pioneer Valley Round Robin with a 5-4 victory over No. 24 Amherst College. With the win, the Engineers have defeated their third straight nationally-ranked opponent and are 6-2 in matches against ranked teams this season. 
  • No. 22 Squash Opens 2018 With 6-3 Win Over No. 30 Wesleyan
    January 12, 2018
    Middletown, Conn. (January 12) - In its first match of 2018, the No. 22 ranked MIT squash team defeated No. 30 Wesleyan University, 6-3, on Friday evening in Connecticut. With the win, the Engineers registered their tenth victory of the season marking the fourth-straight season in which MIT has reached double-digit wins.
  • No. 22 Squash Bounces Back With 9-0 Win Over No. 27 Bowdoin
    December 09, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (December 9) - Powered by three come from behind victories, the No. 22 MIT squash team earned a hard fought 9-0 win over No. 27 Bowdoin College on Saturday afternoon in Cambridge. MIT’s Joe O’Connor (Madison, N.J.), Robert Williamson (Weston, Mass.) and Neel Das (Needham, Mass.) were all down 0-2, in their respective matches, but all three won the final three sets to help the Engineers to their seventh 9-0 win of the season.
  • No. 22 Squash Shutout By No. 2 Harvard
    December 07, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (December 7) - In a battle between Cambridge rivals, the No. 2 Harvard University Crimson came away with a 9-0 win over the No. 22 MIT Engineers on Thursday night. Tonight's match marked the first meeting between the programs since 2013 and the 56th overall in the all-time series.
  • Squash Closes Navy Round Robin With Four Wins To Improve To 8-1
    November 18, 2017
    Annapolis, Md. (November 19) - The No. 22 ranked MIT squash team closed competition at the Navy Round Robin with four straight wins this weekend. The Engineers defeated three nationally-ranked teams including No. 26 Hobart, 7-2, No. 32 Bucknell, 9-0, No. 33 Denison, 8-1, and Johns Hopkins, 9-0. With the four wins, MIT is off to an 8-1 start this winter.
  • Squash Drops 8-1 Decision To Naval Academy
    November 17, 2017
    Annapolis, Md. (November 17) - In the opening match of the Navy Round Robin, the No. 21 MIT squash team fell to the U.S. Naval Academy by an 8-1 score. The only winner for MIT tonight was Jeffrey Hu (Phoenixville, Pa.), who took down Jamie Kjorlien in a five-set battle.
  • MIT Squash Defeats Northeastern, 9-0
    November 09, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (November 9) - The No. 21 ranked MIT squash team improved to 4-0 with its fourth shutout victory of the season tonight as the Engineers defeated Northeastern University, 9-0. 
  • No. 21 Squash Improves To 3-0 with Shutout Win Against Boston College
    November 07, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (November 7) - The MIT squash team, ranked No. 21 in the College Squash Association's (CSA) Preseason Poll, improved to 3-0 with a shutout victory at home against Boston College on Tuesday evening. 
  • No. 21 Squash Blanks Boston University and Babson In Season Opening Matches
    November 02, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (November 2) - In the season opener for the No. 21 ranked MIT squash team, the Engineers shutout both Boston University and Babson College by 9-0 final scores.