MIT Finishes 11th in Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup RankingsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second year in a row MIT placed 11th among all Division III schools in the National Association of College Directors of Athletics (NACDA) annual Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. The Engineers’ Institute-best finish once again registered as the highest performance by the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC).
Men's Tennis Bows Out of NCAA RegionalsMIDDLEBURY, Vt. – MIT's mens tennis season came to a close on Saturday as the Engineers fell to the Bowdoin Polar Bears in the second round of the NCAA regional tournament. Bowdoin advanced to the NCAA Regional Finals with a 5-0 win over M.I.T. at Middlebury College.
MIT Tennis Advances to NCAA Regional SemifinalMIDDLEBURY, Vt. – M.I.T. had little trouble with Hunter (11-5), picking up a 5-1 win in an NCAA first-round match played at Middlebury College. The Engineers (14-4) advance to a second-round match on Saturday, where they will take on Bowdoin (12-6) at 10:00 a.m.
Sixty-six Engineers Named to Spring Academic All-Conference TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the Academic All-Conference teams for the spring season of the 2010-11 academic year. MIT led the way with 66 student-athletes tabbed for Academic-All Conference honors.
Eight Men’s Tennis Players Honored with All-Conference AwardsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After winning their 13th straight New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) regular season and tournament titles, MIT had eight men’s tennis players earn All-Conference nods, including Curtis Wu, who was named the Rookie of the Year and Dave Hagymas, who garnered coach of the year honors.
MIT Men’s Tennis Captures 13th Straight NEWMAC TitleCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT Engineers continued their perfect New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament record and captured their 13th straight NEWMAC postseason title on Sunday afternoon. The top seeded Engineers beat #3 Coast Guard Academy 5-0 in a match that was played to decision at DuPont Tennis Courts.
MIT Dispatches Babson to Reach Conference FinalsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In under an hour and a quarter, MIT men’s tennis team swept Babson College and earned itself a spot in Sunday’s New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament finals. In a match that was played to decision, MIT beat the Beavers 6-0 and led in all nine matches at DuPont Tennis Courts.
Men’s Tennis Completes 13th Straight Undefeated Conference SeasonNORTON, MA- They saved their toughest match of the season for last, but MIT men’s tennis withheld the challenge of Wheaton College and emerged with a 6-3 decision in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play at Beard Field House. Wheaton had its 10-match winning streak snapped, while MIT extended their conference winning streak to 66 matches over a 13 year span. The last time the Lyons tallied three points against the Engineers was a 5-3 loss during the 2007 NEWMAC Tournament championship match.
MIT Men's Tennis Grabs Fourth Conference Victory of the SeasonSpringfield, Mass. -- April 16, 2011 -- The Springfield College men's tennis team fell this afternoon to MIT, 9-0, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference action at the Springfield College Field House. With the threat of rain, the match was moved indoors.
Men’s Tennis Earns Comeback Win Over TuftsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It took a comeback in singles play, but the MIT men’s tennis team was able to escape with a 5-4 victory over the Tufts Jumbos on Wednesday in non-conference action. Tufts took two of three points at doubles but the Engineers were able to snag four of the six singles victories at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
Men’s Tennis Bounces Back with Conference VictoryCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – NEWMAC powerhouse MIT rebounded from its recent non-conference loss on Saturday, beating Babson College 9-0 a day after falling to Bowdoin by a 5-4 score. With the win, the Engineers remained unbeaten in league play at 8-4 overall and 3-0 in the NEWMAC, while the Beavers dropped to 4-9 overall and 0-3 against conference competition.
Men’s Tennis Unable to Get By BrandeisCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Brandeis Judges used five victories in singles competition to overcome a 2-1 deficit and beat MIT’s men’s tennis team on Thursday afternoon. Brandeis beat the Engineers 6-3 at DuPont tennis courts in non-conference action.
MIT Handles Clark in Men’s TennisCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s tennis won their second straight conference game this season with little difficulty on Wednesday afternoon. The Engineers smashed Clark University 8-1 at the DuPont Tennis Courts in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action.
Men's Tennis Shuts Out Coast GuardCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The MIT men's tennis team notched another conference victory on Saturday. The Engineers didn't give up anything in a 9-0 win over the Coast Guard Bears at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
Men’s Tennis Bounces Back with Shutout of Salem StateCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The MIT men’s tennis team, ranked 22nd in the ITA’s latest national poll, had little difficulty in upending Salem State University after suffering their second loss of the year. The Engineers blanked the Vikings 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
MIT Edges Bates in Men’s TennisCambridge, Mass. – In a tightly contested affair, the MIT Engineers men’s tennis team outlasted Bates College for its fourth win in a row. MIT beat the Bobcats 5-4 on Saturday afternoon at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
Men's Tennis Wins Third Straight MatchCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT men’s tennis won its third match in as many days on Saturday, beating the Stevens Institute of Technology Ducks by an 8-1 margin. MIT swept the doubles matches and lost only at first singles at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
MIT Wins Second of Three Straight MatchesCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Amid a string of three matches in three days, the MIT men's tennis team won again on Friday night. The Engineers bested the New York University Violets by a 7-2 score at JB Carr Tennis Bubble.
MIT Upends Emerson TennisCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In their first match of the spring season, MIT men’s tennis team had no trouble dispatching Emerson College. Tech lost just two sets and beat the Lions 8-1 at the JB Carr Tennis Bubble on Thursday afternoon.
MIT Ranks Fourth Among All NCAA Institutions in 2010 NCSA Collegiate Power RankingsCHICAGO, Ill. – The National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) recently announced its eighth annual Collegiate Power Rankings. Following another tremendous year, the Engineers were listed fourth overall in securing their highest ranking in the history of the report. The NCSA Athletic Recruiting’s Collegiate Power Rankings assess the academic and athletics standards of all NCAA athletic programs across the country. The Power Rankings were developed to help prospective student athletes and their families evaluate the particular strengths of the top colleges and universities at the Division I, II and III levels.
Tennis Racks Up ITA HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. For the second year in a row, MIT was the only NEWMAC institution to receive All-Academic Team accolades for both its mens and womens programs as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). The womens squad collected its eighth award while the men received their third nod. Individually, the Engineers paced Division III with 20 honors and equaled their mark from last year.