May 13, 2012
Engineers Ousted by Williams at NCAA Men’s Tennis Tournament
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Playing in the third-round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Tournament, No. 29 MIT faced off against No. 3 Williams College on the Ephs home court with a trip to the national quarterfinals on the line. Williams proved to have too much firepower for MIT in this meeting, as the Ephs scored a 5-0 win to end the Engineers season.
May 12, 2012
Men’s Tennis Advances In NCAA Tournament With Win Over Stevens
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – It was an early 8:30 a.m. start, but it did not seem to faze the No. 29 ranked MIT men’s tennis team this morning in the second round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championship. The Engineer’s moved on to the third round of the tournament with a 5-1 decision over the Stevens Institute of Technology. Freshman Eugene Oh (Alpharetta, Ga.) picked up the deciding singles win for MIT, which will advance to the regional final of the tournament tomorrow.
May 11, 2012
NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 64 athletes represented MIT on the 2012 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Spring Academic All-Conference Team. The Engineers finished the year with a conference-high 138 honors followed by WPI at 110.
May 7, 2012
MIT Men’s Tennis Selected to Play in NCAA Tournament
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – There is post-season championship play in the future of the MIT men’s tennis team with the announcement today that the Engineers have been selected as one of the 43 teams to play in the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships.
May 1, 2012
Four Engineers Earn All-NEWMAC Honors in Men’s Tennis
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Four members of the MIT men’s tennis team were selected for All-Conference honors by the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference the league announced today. Sophomore Edwin Zhang (Falls Church, Va.) and junior Matthew Skalak (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.) were selected for first team honors while sophomore Curtis Wu (Yorba Linda, Calif.) and junior Larry Pang (Torrance, Calif.) earned second team honors.
April 29, 2012
MIT Wins NEWMAC Men’s Tennis Championship Over Clark
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – No. 1 seeded MIT came out of the gate and won all three doubles matches to set the stage for its 5-0 win over No. 3 seed Clark University in the 2012 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Men’s Tennis Championship this afternoon. The victory gave the Engineers their 14th straight NEWMAC title in men’s tennis. MIT junior Tymor Hamamasy (New York, N.Y.) was named the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player.
April 28, 2012
MIT Advances to NEWMAC Men’s Tennis Final With Win Over Springfield
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT took the first step towards defending its New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference men’s tennis title with a 5-0 win over Springfield College today in a semifinal match of the 2012 NEWMAC Tournament. MIT improved to 14-4 with the victory while Springfield fell to 8-8 on the season.
April 25, 2012
Men’s Tennis Falls at Middlebury
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – In a battle of ranked men’s tennis teams, No. 28 MIT fell at No. 7 Middlebury College by a final of 6-3 in the regular season finale for the Engineers. The difference in the match came in doubles, where the Panthers were able to win all three matches, accounting for their final margin of victory.
April 23, 2012
Men’s Tennis Completes Perfect NEWMAC Record With Win at Coast Guard
NEW LONDON, Conn. – MIT’s men’s tennis team completed another perfect season in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference play this afternoon as the No. 28 Engineers downed the U.S. Coast Guard Academy by a final of 8-1. With the win MIT secured both the hosting privileges and the top seed at the NEWMAC championships that will be held next weekend.
April 23, 2012
Men’s Tennis Sweeps Weekly NEWMAC Awards
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For a second straight week it was a sweep of the weekly New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's tennis awards for MIT. The league announced today that sophomore Curtis Wu (Yorba Linda, Calif.) was named the Singles Player of the Week, with junior Matthew Skalak (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.) and sophomore Edwin Zhang (Falls Church, Va.) tabbed the Doubles Team of the Week for a second straight time.
April 21, 2012
MIT Men’s Tennis Stays Perfect In NEWMAC Play with Win Over Wheaton
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s tennis team stayed perfect in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference play this afternoon with an 8-1 victory over Wheaton College. The No. 28 Engineers won their seventh straight match and improved to 12-3 overall and 4-0 in the NEWMAC. Wheaton fell to 6-6 overall and 0-5 in the conference.
April 19, 2012
MIT Men's Tennis Blanks Emerson
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT's men's tennis team had no problems running its winning streak to six matches this afternoon as the 28th-ranked Engineers shutdown Emerson College by a 9-0 score. The victory improved MITâ€™s record to 11-3, while Emerson fell to 4-5.
April 16, 2012
Men’s Tennis Sweeps Weekly NEWMAC Awards
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It was a sweep of the weekly New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference men’s tennis awards for MIT the league announced today. Senior Elia Harmatz (Huntingdon Valley, Pa.) was named the Singles Player of the Week, with junior Matthew Skalak (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.) and sophomore Edwin Zhang (Falls Church, Va.) tabbed the Doubles Team of the Week.
April 14, 2012
MIT Cruises Past Springfield in Men’s Tennis
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – No. 28 MIT remained undefeated in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference men’s tennis play this afternoon as the Engineers scored a 7-2 win over Springfield College. MIT took the top four singles flights in straight sets to clinch the victory and move its record to 10-3 (3-0 NEWMAC) for the season.
April 11, 2012
Strong Singles Play Lifts MIT Over Tufts
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Down by a point after doubles play, the No. 28 MIT men’s tennis team came back and won five of six singles matches to take a 6-3 victory over Tufts University. Junior Matthew Skalak (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.) and sophomore Edwin Zhang (Falls Church, Va.) each were in on a pair of wins to lead the Engineers.
April 7, 2012
Men’s Tennis Blanks Babson
BABSON PARK, Mass. – MIT made it two for two in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference men’s tennis play this afternoon as it defeated Babson College, 9-0. The No. 28 Engineers improved to 8-3 overall with the win, while Babson fell to 4-9 overall and 1-2 in NEWMAC play.
April 5, 2012
Men’s Tennis Takes Close One Over Brandeis, 5-4
WALTHAM, Mass. – MIT’s men’s tennis team made it two wins in two days today as the 28th-ranked Engineers took an early lead and then held off Brandeis University by a final of 5-4 this afternoon. Junior Larry Pang (Torrance, Calif.) helped MIT to the win with victories in doubles and singles play as the Engineers improved to 7-3 this season, with the Judges falling to 3-7 with the loss.
April 4, 2012
Men’s Tennis Opens NEWMAC Play with Win at Clark
WORCESTER, Mass. – MIT opened the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference portion of its men’s tennis schedule today, edging past Clark University, 5-3. The Engineers improved to 6-3 with the victory, while the Cougars saw a nine-match win streak snapped as they fell to 9-2 overall. Junior Matthew Skalak (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.) won at both double and singles for MIT.
March 17, 2012
Men’s Tennis Falls at Bates
LEWISTON, Maine – After four straight wins to start the spring season, the No. 28 MIT men’s tennis squad suffered its first defeat of the spring to No. 29 Bates College. Playing on the road for the first time this season the Engineers were handed a 6-3 setback by the Bobcats.
March 10, 2012
Men’s Tennis Upends Colby, 8-1
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT made it four-for-four in men’s tennis this spring as the Engineers scored an 8-1 decision over Colby College. MIT, ranked 25th in the nation, improved to 5-2 this season in dual meet play while Colby fell to 4-1 this season.
March 8, 2012
Men’s Tennis Notches Third Straight With 7-0 Win Over Salem State
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s tennis team made it three in a row to open the spring season this afternoon as the Engineers took a 7-0 victory over Salem State University. With the win MIT improves to 4-2 while Salem State fell to 0-1 with the loss.
March 2, 2012
Men’s Tennis Hands Bentley First Loss of Season
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second day in a row, the MIT men’s tennis team took to the confines of the Carr Tennis Bubble and came away with a win, defeating visiting Bentley University, 7-2, on Friday afternoon. With the win, the Engineers, who are ranked 25th nationally, improve to 3-2. The loss was Bentley’s first of the 2011-12 campaign, as the Falcons drop to 6-1.
March 1, 2012
Men’s Tennis Starts Spring Season With 8-0 Win Over Eastern Nazarene
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – While the weather was distinctly winter outside, inside the Carr Tennis Bubble on the MIT campus it was the start of the spring tennis season. The MIT men’s tennis team started the season off on the right foot, taking a convincing 8-0 victory over Eastern Nazarene College. MIT improved to 2-2 for the 2011-12 season while Eastern Nazarene fell to 2-1.
October 15, 2011
MIT Tripped Up By Amherst, 8-1
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT picked up an early point in doubles play against Amherst College in men’s tennis action this afternoon, but it was all Amherst after that as the Lord Jeffs won all six singles matches to score an 8-1 win.
October 1, 2011
MIT Falls at Williams
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – In an early season battle of ranked men’s tennis teams No. 4 Williams College used a strong performance in singles, sweeping all six matches, to take an 8-1 win over No. 25 MIT. The point for the Engineers came with a victory.
September 29, 2011
MIT Cruises Past Endicott
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Playing both its first dual match and home match of the season, the No. 25 MIT men’s tennis team got off to a fast start and never let up as it defeated Endicott College, 9-0. The Engineers won all of the singles matches in straight sets as they moved to 1-0 on the season. Endicott dropped to 1-2 with the loss.
September 25, 2011
Men’s Tennis Opens Season at ITA Regional
MIT’s men’s tennis team made its first appearance of the 2011-12 season this weekend as five players represented the Engineers at the ITA Northeast Regional competition hosted by Williams College. MIT picked up a pair of wins at the event that featured some of the top players in the region.
July 29, 2011
MIT Tennis Teams Earns Academic Honors From ITA
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s and women’s tennis teams both earned All-Academic Team honors the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced. It marks the third straight year that MIT was the only New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) school to have both men’s and women’s tennis earn the distinction.