2012-13 MIT Men's Track and Field Headlines

  • Hannon & Singer-Clark Named to Capital One Academic All-America Second Team
    June 25, 2013
    Hannon & Singer-Clark Named to Capital One Academic All-America Second Team CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - For the second year in a row, two members of the MIT men's track and field team were named to the Capital One Academic All-America team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Kyle Hannon (Park Ridge, Ill.) and sophomore Tyler Singer-Clark (Falmouth, Mass.) were both named to the second team.
  • Three Members of MIT Men's Track & Field Team Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team
    May 30, 2013
    Three Members of MIT Men's Track & Field Team Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Three student-athletes from the MIT men’s outdoor track and field team were named to the Capital One Academic All-District One team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday afternoon.
  • MIT Men's Track & Field Completes Final Day of NCAAs
    May 25, 2013
    MIT Men's Track & Field Completes Final Day of NCAAs LA CROSSE, Wis. - The MIT men's track and field team wrapped up competition at the 2013 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday evening. The Engineers concluded the three-day meet at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse tied for 54th place with four points.
  • Engineers Fare Well on Day Two of NCAA Championships
    May 24, 2013
    Engineers Fare Well on Day Two of NCAA Championships LA CROSSE, Wis. - On the second day of competition at the 2013 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships, the MIT men's track and field team were represented by just two athletes, freshman States Lee (Charlotte, N.C.) and senior Patrick Marx (Grand Rapids, Minn.). Lee competed in the 400m, while Marx ran the 800m.
  • Engineers Qualify Two Relays for Finals on Day One of NCAAs, Break 23-Year-Old Record
    May 23, 2013
    Engineers Qualify Two Relays for Finals on Day One of NCAAs, Break 23-Year-Old Record LA CROSSE, Wis. - Seven members of the MIT men's track and field team traveled to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse for the 2013 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships. On the first day of competition, the Engineers performed well, sending two relays to finals on Saturday night.
  • MIT Men's Outdoor Track & Field Headed to NCAAs
    May 20, 2013
    MIT Men's Outdoor Track & Field Headed to NCAAs CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Seven members of the MIT men’s track and field team will be making the trip to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse for the 2013 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The Championships will commence this Thursday, May 23 and will run through Saturday, May 25.
  • MIT Men's Track & Field Moves up to Place 5th at ECACs
    May 17, 2013
    MIT Men's Track & Field Moves up to Place 5th at ECACs SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – On the second and final day of competition at the ECAC Division III Championships at Springfield College on Friday afternoon, the MIT men’s track and field team finished well, placing highly in a number of events. The Engineers wrapped up the weekend in fifth place with 40 points, moving up significantly from where they sat yesterday.
  • Four Engineers Compete in First Day of ECACs
    May 16, 2013
    Four Engineers Compete in First Day of ECACs SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The MIT men’s track and field team opened competition at the ECAC Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Springfield College on Thursday afternoon. A small number of Engineers were sent to the two day meet in hopes of improving on their performances in time for the upcoming NCAA Championships. MIT wrapped up the first day four-way tied for 20th with five points.
  • MIT Men's Outdoor Track & Field Nationally Ranked
    May 15, 2013
    MIT Men's Outdoor Track & Field Nationally Ranked CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - For the first time since the outdoor season started at the end of March, the MIT men's track and field team are nationally ranked, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Wednesday afternoon. The Engineers, who were ranked 26th in last week's poll
  • Engineers Complete NEICAAAs in 8th Place
    May 11, 2013
    Engineers Complete NEICAAAs in 8th Place EASTON, Mass. - The MIT men's track and field team wrapped up competition at the New England Outdoor Championships with an eighth place finish with 36.50 points. The Engineers finished just ahead of New Hampshire with 35 points. Southern Connecticut State came in first place with 159 points.
  • Men's Track and Field Completes First Day of NEICAAAs
    May 10, 2013
    Men's Track and Field Completes First Day of NEICAAAs EASTON, Mass. - Over the weekend, a handful of the MIT men's track and field team traveled to Stonehill College for the New England Outdoor Championships, held from Thursday through Saturday, May 9-11. After the first official day of competition, the Engineers are currently four-way tied for 18th place with 4.5 points.
  • NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards
    May 08, 2013
    NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 60 athletes represented MIT on the 2013 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Spring Academic All-Conference Team. The Engineers finished the year with a conference-high 145 selections, followed by WPI with 101.
  • Men's Track & Field Finishes N.E Div. III Champs in 2nd Place
    May 04, 2013
    Men's Track & Field Finishes N.E Div. III Champs in 2nd Place WATERVILLE, Maine - The MIT men's outdoor track and field team remained in second place on the final day of the New England Division III Championships that were held at Colby College over the weekend, finishing with 143 points, just one point behind first place-finishing Bates College with 144. Last year, the Engineers finished first, breaking Williams College's eight-year undefeated streak.
  • Men's Track and Field in 2nd after Day Two of N.E. Div. III Champs
    May 03, 2013
    Men's Track and Field in 2nd after Day Two of N.E. Div. III Champs WATERVILLE, Maine – The MIT men's track and field team completed the first official day of competition at the New England Division III Championships at Colby College on Friday afternoon in second place with 19 points after a number of high-placing finishes. Bates College leads the way with 42 points.
  • MIT's Michael Kaba Named NEWMAC Rookie of the Year at Track & Field Champs
    May 01, 2013
    MIT's Michael Kaba Named NEWMAC Rookie of the Year at Track & Field Champs CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – At the conclusion of the 2013 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track and Field Championships at Springfield College on Saturday, freshman Michael Kaba (Jackson, N.J.) was named the NEWMAC Rookie of the Year for his performances at the meet. This is the second year in a row that an MIT athlete has received the award.
  • Engineers Claim 14th Straight NEWMAC Championship
    April 27, 2013
    Engineers Claim 14th Straight NEWMAC Championship SRINGFIELD, Mass. - At the 2013 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track and Field Championships, the MIT men's outdoor track and field team finished first for the 14th year in a row with 290 points. WPI was second with 215 and Coast Guard was third with 114.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Sends Two to Larry Ellis Memorial Invitational
    April 19, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Sends Two to Larry Ellis Memorial Invitational Princeton, N.J. - With the last-minute cancellation of the MIT Spring Invitational on Saturday, only a handful of the members of the MIT men's track and field team competed this past week. On Wednesday and Thursday, three decathletes traveled to Holy Cross, while, on Thursday evening, a few others traveled to Princeton for the Larry Ellis Memorial Invitational, which took place the following night.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Finishes First at Meet Against Bates, Colby and USM
    April 13, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Finishes First at Meet Against Bates, Colby and USM CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - At its second home meet in the past two weeks, the MIT men's outdoor track and field team finished in first place with 246.5 points. Bates College was close behind in second place with 229, the University of Southern Maine was third with 115.5 and Colby College was fourth with 85 points.
  • Men's Track and Field Finishes First in Engineer's Cup
    April 06, 2013
    Men's Track and Field Finishes First in Engineer's Cup CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's track and field team finished in first place with 180 points at the Engineer's Cup, which took place on the MIT campus on Saturday afternoon. RPI was second with 128.5 and WPI was third with 97.5. Nine different Engineers took first place in various events, as did the 4x100 relay and the 4x400 relay.
  • Men's Outdoor Track & Field Finishes 2nd at Westmont Collegiate Classic
    March 30, 2013
    Men's Outdoor Track & Field Finishes 2nd at Westmont Collegiate Classic SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The MIT men's outdoor track and field team officially opened its season at the Westmont Collegiate Classic on Saturday as part of its spring trip. Out of the six teams taking part in the meet, the Engineers finished in second place with 77.50 points, ahead of La Verne with 70 and behind host Westmont with 128.
  • Zachary Haupt Steps Down as Track & Field Assistant Coach
    March 22, 2013
    Zachary Haupt Steps Down as Track & Field Assistant Coach CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It was recently announced that Zachary Haupt, MIT’s assistant track and field coach who works primarily with the athletes competing in jumps, will be stepping down from his position at the conclusion of the outdoor season in May.
  • MIT Men's Track & Field Concludes Indoor Season With Showing at NCAAs
    March 09, 2013
    MIT Men's Track & Field Concludes Indoor Season With Showing at NCAAs NAPERVILLE, Ill. - To conclude the indoor season, the MIT men's track and field team traveled to North Central College to take part in the 2013 NCAA Championship, that took place this Friday and Saturday. On Friday night, the Engineers raced in the Distance Medley Relay, while on Saturday, they competed in the 4x400 relay.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Perform Well at Tufts
    March 02, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Perform Well at Tufts BOSTON, Mass. - This weekend, the MIT men's indoor track and field team traveled to three different locations for three different meets in hopes of qualifying more athletes for the NCAA Championships that will take place next weekend. A handful of Engineers competed in the Last Chance Meet at Tufts, performing well against some tough competition.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Return to National Rankings
    February 27, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Return to National Rankings CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In the final U.S Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) poll that was released on Wednesday afternoon, the MIT men’s indoor track and field team are ranked 23rd in the nation, behind Carthage College and ahead of the University of Southern Maine. The Engineers moved up an impressive 36 places from the Feb. 20 ranking.
  • Men's Track & Field Breaks 20 Year Old Record at N.E. Champs
    February 23, 2013
    Men's Track & Field Breaks 20 Year Old Record at N.E. Champs BOSTON, Mass. - After the second day of the New England Indoor Championships that were held at Boston University this weekend, the MIT men's track and field team finished in 18th place out of 31 teams with 11 points. They came in just one point behind the University of Southern Maine. Connecticut College came in first with 164.50 points
  • Men's Track & Field Opens New England Championships Strongly
    February 22, 2013
    Men's Track & Field Opens New England Championships Strongly BOSTON, Mass. - After the first day of the New England Championships that are being held at Boston University this Friday and Saturday, the MIT men's indoor track and field team are sitting in ninth place out of 19 teams, just one point behind American International and Bowdoin, who are tied for seventh.
  • MIT Men's Track & Field Win New England Division III Championship Title
    February 16, 2013
    MIT Men's Track & Field Win New England Division III Championship Title LEWISTON, Maine - The MIT men's track and field team traveled to Bates College to compete in the New England Division III Championships on Friday and Saturday. The Engineers finished in first place out of 21 teams, scoring 118.50 points. This is the third time in four years that MIT has walked away with the title. Host Bates came in second with 94 points and Tufts University was a close third with 92.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Perform Well at Cupid Challenge and Gear up for New England Champs
    February 11, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Perform Well at Cupid Challenge and Gear up for New England Champs MEDFORD, Mass. – On Monday afternoon, after the snowstorm had cancelled all of the meets they were planning to attend, the No. 13 MIT men’s track and field team traveled to Tufts University for the second time in a week to compete in the Cupid Challenge. The Engineers performed well against many top athletes in the area, ending the day with a number of impressive races under their belts.
  • MIT Men’s Track and Field Continue to Improve in National Rankings
    February 06, 2013
    MIT Men’s Track and Field Continue to Improve in National Rankings CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In the weekly polls that are released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), the MIT men’s track and field team continue to move up the list. The Engineers, who were ranked 16th in the preseason poll, have moved up to 12th in the span of a month.
  • MIT Men's Track & Field Finishes First at Tufts
    February 02, 2013
    MIT Men's Track & Field Finishes First at Tufts MEDFORD, Mass. - The No. 14 MIT men's track and field team competed well at the Tufts Stampede this weekend, finishing in first place out of the 20 teams that competed. The Engineers finished with 162 points, leaving a fairly large gap between themselves and Williams College, who came in second place with 85.5 points.
  • Men’s Track and Field Moves up in National Rankings
    January 30, 2013
    Men’s Track and Field Moves up in National Rankings CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s indoor track and field team has moved up to 14th in the nation, as noted in this week’s U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) ranking. In the Jan. 23 poll, the Engineers were ranked 15th.
  • MIT Men's Track and Field Complete Terrier Classic
    January 26, 2013
    MIT Men's Track and Field Complete Terrier Classic BOSTON, MASS. - On Saturday afternoon, the No. 15 MIT men's indoor track and field team competed in the Terrier Classic at Boston University, while others stayed at home for the first of two MIT Coed Invites that took place at the Shobrys and Aronson Track.
  • Men's Track and Field Ranked 15th in the Nation
    January 23, 2013
    Men's Track and Field Ranked 15th in the Nation CAMBRIDGE, MASS. – According to the first U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) ranking that was released today, the MIT men’s track and field team are ranked 15th in the nation, marginally behind Haverford in 14th and a few points ahead of Wartburg in 16th.
  • Men's Track and Field Ends Weekend at Harvard with Fifth Place Finish
    January 19, 2013
    Men's Track and Field Ends Weekend at Harvard with Fifth Place Finish CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - At the official opening of the 2013 season, the MIT men's track and field team competed in the Harvard Challenge, finishing in fifth place with 43 points, narrowly behind Brown with 46 points.
  • Justin Bullock Sets New MIT Track and Field Record in 3,000m Run
    December 01, 2012
    Justin Bullock Sets New MIT Track and Field Record in 3,000m Run BOSTON, Mass. - Junior Justin Bullock (Detroit, Mich.) finished in third place at Northeastern University's Jay Carisella Track and Field Invitational, held at the Boston University Track and Tennis Center. He crossed the line in 8:19.12, breaking the MIT record of 8:20.69 set by Ben Schmeckpeper in 2005.