March 15, 2006
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's volleyball team defeated Emmanuel College, 30-22, 33-31, 30-26, in a NECVA New England division match on Tuesday. The win solidified the Engineers' second-place ranking in the conference and clinched a berth in the NECVA Tournament to be held March 31-April 2 at Endicott College.
Michelangelo Raimondi paced Tech (19-8, 8-1 NECVA) with a season-high 11 kills. Praveen Pamidimukkala recorded a career-high seven assisted blocks to go along with 10 kills and a team-best nine digs. Kenneth Rosche posted eight kills while Ryan Dean tallied seven kills, seven digs, and four assisted blocks. Eugene Jang contributed seven digs as Scott Pollom racked up five assisted blocks. Jordan Wan finished with 38 assists, six digs, four assisted blocks, four kills, and an ace.