2014-15 MIT Men's Swimming and Diving News

June 30, 2015
Swimming and Diving Teams Earn CSCAA Academic Accolades
NORFOLK, Va. – The MIT men's and women's swimming and diving teams received Scholar All-America Team honors for academic excellence during the spring of 2015, as announced by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) on Tuesday. The CSCAA honors college and university swimming and diving teams who have attained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Both squads have appeared on this list every season since 2003-04.

June 22, 2015
Dill Resigns Post as MIT Head Swimming and Diving Coach
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Dawn Dill, the Mary Frances Wagley, '47 Head Coach of the MIT men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams, has announced she has resigned from her position with the Engineers. She has been with the MIT program for the past 12 years.

May 21, 2015
MIT Student-Athletes Participate in POTS 5K
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – On the morning of Sunday, May 10, dozens of student-athletes from MIT joined 400 participants at the annual POTS Walk and 5K Race – held in Medford, Massachusetts – to raise money and awareness for the disease that affects between one and three million Americans, most of them young women.

May 14, 2015
Five Engineers Selected to Capital One Academic All-District Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Five MIT student-athletes were recognized by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) this afternoon as they were selected to the Capital One Academic All-District first team.

March 21, 2015
Mayberry Highlights Final Day for MIT Swimming at NCAA Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas – On the final evening of the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at the Conroe ISD Natatorium, freshman Scott Mayberry (The Woodlands, Texas) represented MIT in the 1650 Yard Freestyle Finals, finishing 23rd overall with a time of 16:16.81.

March 20, 2015
Mattix, Schlueter Highlight Day No. 3 for MIT Swimming & Diving at NCAA Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas - MIT junior Luke Schlueter (St. Louis, Mo.) commenced the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Finals session this evening at the Conroe ISD Natatorium with a career and season-best time in the 200 Yard Butterfly.

March 19, 2015
Tech's 400 Yard Medley Relay Shines on Day No. 2 of NCAA Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas – MIT juniors Sean Corcoran (Huntersville, N.C.), Alex Lednev (Glenmont, N.Y.) and Daryl Neubieser (Saratoga, Calif.), and freshman Justin Chiu (Monterey, Calif.) highlighted the second day of the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at the Conroe ISD Natatorium by collaborating for a third place performance in the 400 Yard Medley Relay.

March 18, 2015
Lednev, 200 Yard Medley Relay Shine on Day No. 1 of NCAA Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas – MIT junior Alex Lednev (Glenmont, N.Y.) highlighted the opening day of the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at the Conroe ISD Natatorium with a personal and season-best time in the 200 Individual Medley during the Consolation Finals.

February 26, 2015
MIT's Austin Fathman Featured in Grand Rapid Press' College Notes
MIT senior Austin Fathman was featured in this week's Grand Rapid Press' College Notes.

February 24, 2015
NEWMAC Announces Winter Academic All-Conference Awards
BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 38 athletes represented MIT on the 2015 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Winter Academic All-Conference Team. Criteria includes a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale, achieving second year academic status at his or her institution, and being a member of a varsity team for the entire season.

February 22, 2015
No. 4 MIT Captures Seventh-Straight NEWMAC Championship
WORCESTER, Mass. – Fourth-ranked MIT closed out the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship with a quartet of first place performances as the Engineers claimed their seventh-straight conference crown on Sunday evening at WPI.

February 21, 2015
No. 4 MIT 100-Yard Backstroke Shines On Day Three of NEWMAC Championship
WORCESTER, Mass. – Fourth-ranked MIT captured a trio of events, including 100-yard backstroke, which they swept, as the Engineers concluded the third day of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimming and Diving Championships in first place.

February 20, 2015
No. 4 MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Competes in Second Day of NEWMAC Championship
WORCESTER, Mass. – Entering the second day of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship, the fourth-ranked MIT men's swimming and diving team jumped from fifth place into first place by winning four of five events in the evening session.

February 19, 2015
No. 4 MIT Competes in First Day of NEWMAC Championships
WORCESTER, Mass. – On the first day of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Swimming and Diving Championships – hosted by WPI – the fourth-ranked MIT men's team concluded the evening with a second-place performance in the 800-yard freestyle relay.

February 7, 2015
Lubowe Competes at the Wheaton College Invitational
NORTON, Mass. – MIT sophomore Harry Lubowe (Laguna Hills, Calif.) represented the Engineers' swimming and diving team at this weekend's Wheaton College Invitational in the 3 Meter Dive.

February 2, 2015
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the fourth straight week, four members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team – ranked fourth in the latest College Swimming Coaches Association (CSCAA) poll – were tabbed New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Relay of the Week.

January 31, 2015
No. 4 MIT Swims Past Amherst on Senior Day
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in their final home dual meet of the season, the fourth ranked MIT men's swimming & diving team defeated Amherst College, 197.50-127.50, on Senior Day in the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center Pool.

January 26, 2015
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the third straight week, four members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team – ranked fourth in the latest College Swimming Coaches Association (CSAA) poll – were tabbed New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Relay of the Week.

January 23, 2015
No. 4 MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Falls to No. 7 Williams, 155-143
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in their first home dual meet since November, the fourth ranked MIT men's swimming and diving team fell to seventh ranked Williams College, 155-143, on Friday evening in the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center Pool.

January 20, 2015
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second straight week, four members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team – ranked fourth in the latest College Swimming Coaches Association (CSAA) poll – were tabbed New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Relay of the Week.

January 17, 2015
MIT Rolls Past Tufts, 199-101
MEDFORD, Mass. – MIT men's swimming and diving - ranked fourth in the latest poll - earned their sixth straight dual meet victory as they defeated Tufts University, 199-101, on Saturday afternoon at Hamilton Pool.

January 12, 2015
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Four members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team collected New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) weekly honors on Monday, as announced by the league.

January 10, 2015
No. 4 MIT Swims Past U.S. Coast Guard Academy, 170.5-66.5
NEW LONDON, Conn. – Competing in their first dual meet since November, the fourth-ranked MIT men's swimming and diving team cruised to a 170.5-66.5 victory against the United States Coast Guard Academy on Saturday afternoon.

December 8, 2014
Five Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Five members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team collected New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) weekly awards, as announced by the conference on Monday.

December 7, 2014
MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Captures Winter Invite
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in the final day of the MIT Winter Invitational, the Engineers' men's swimming and diving team wrapped up the three day event with strong performances, both in the morning and evening.

December 6, 2014
MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Participates in Second Day of MIT Winter Invite
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After a successful first night of the MIT Winter Invitational, the men's swimming and diving team continued their momentum on Saturday in both the morning and afternoon session.

December 5, 2014
MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Participates in First Day of MIT Winter Invite
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – On the first night of the MIT Winter Invitational – a yearly event that has occurred in December for the past few seasons – the men's swimming team commenced the three day event with impressive performances in the 800 yard freestyle relay and 1650 yard freestyle.

November 24, 2014
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After a successful dual meet this past weekend against Babson College and Bowdoin College, four members of the No. 6 MIT men's swimming and diving team collected New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) weekly honors.

November 22, 2014
No. 6 MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Rolls Past Babson and Bowdoin
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in their second dual meet of the season, the No. 6 MIT men's swimming and diving team earned wins against Babson College and Bowdoin College on Saturday afternoon at the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center pool.

November 10, 2014
MIT Swim Teams Race in the Ninth Annual Hour of Power
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Joining thousands of athletes across the country, the MIT men's and women's swimming and diving teams will be racing relays on Tuesday afternoon to support the Ted Mullin "Leave it in the Pool" Hour of Power.

November 10, 2014
Four Members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Collect NEWMAC Weekly Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Four members of the MIT men's swimming and diving team collected New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) weekly honors, as announced this afternoon.

November 8, 2014
MIT Men's Swimming and Diving Cruises Past Springfield In Dual Meet
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – In their first dual meet of the season, the MIT men’s swimming and diving team earned an impressive 229-71 victory over Springfield College on Saturday afternoon in the Art Linkletter Natatorium.

October 25, 2014
MIT Swimming and Diving Opens Season at Batterman Relays
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing for the first time this season, both the MIT men and women’s swimming and diving teams participated in the Charlie Batterman Relays in the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center pool on Saturday afternoon against Bentley University and Wheaton College.

October 17, 2014
Men's Swimming & Diving Picked to Repeat as NEWMAC Champs in Preseason Poll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Both MIT swimming and diving teams were selected to repeat as New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) champions in the conference preseason poll, voted by league coaches and announced on Friday, October 17.

August 15, 2014
Swimming and Diving Announces 2014
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A combined 20 incoming freshmen will be added to the MIT men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams this fall, as announced by head coach Dawn Dill.

July 18, 2014
MIT Swimming & Diving Earns CSCAA Academic Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned Scholar All-America Team honors for academic excellence during the spring of 2014, as announced by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).