2014 Men's Water Polo News

  • MIT's Ory Tasman Featured in Orlando Sentinel's Connections
    March 16, 2015
    MIT's Ory Tasman Featured in Orlando Sentinel's Connections Since leaving Winter Park as a two-time all-area water polo Player of the Year, Ory Tasman has been busy.
  • MIT Water Polo Posts Top GPA in Country for Second Straight Year
    February 25, 2015
    MIT Water Polo Posts Top GPA in Country for Second Straight Year CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second straight season, the MIT water polo team was honored for posting the highest cumulative grade point average of any team in the NCAA during the 2014 season, as announced by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPA) on Wednesday morning.
  • Tasman, Rogers Named Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches  All-Americans
    February 05, 2015
    Tasman, Rogers Named Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-Americans CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After guiding MIT's water polo team to a 16-win season – the most wins recorded by an Engineers squad since 2007 – juniors Ory Tasman (Orlando, Fla.) and Kale Rogers (Newberg, Ore.) were selected to the Association of College Water Polo Coaches All-America first and second teams, respectively.
  • Andriole To Return As Head Coach of MIT Water Polo Program
    January 06, 2015
    Andriole To Return As Head Coach of MIT Water Polo Program CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After serving as the interim head coach of the MIT water polo team in 2014, MIT Director of Athletics, Julie Soriero, has announced that David Andriole will be back with the team for 2015 as the squad's head coach.
  • Fordham Edges Out MIT, 9-8, in CWPA Championship Ninth Place Game
    November 23, 2014
    Fordham Edges Out MIT, 9-8, in CWPA Championship Ninth Place Game ANNAPOLIS, Md. – A 4-0 run during the last four minutes of the second period propelled Fordham University to a 9-8 victory over MIT in the ninth-place game of the CWPA Championship on Sunday morning. Junior Ory Tasman (Orlando, Fla.) paced the Engineers with three goals and an assist as they closed their season with a record of 15-17.
  • MIT Outlasts Iona, 13-9, at the CWPA Championship
    November 22, 2014
    MIT Outlasts Iona, 13-9, at the CWPA Championship ANNAPOLIS, Md. – After falling to Johns Hopkins University on the first day of the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Championship, the MIT men's water polo team rebounded with a 13-9 victory against Iona College on Saturday afternoon at the United States Naval Academy's Lejeune Hall.
  • Tasman, Rogers Named to CWPA All-Conference Second Team
    November 21, 2014
    Tasman, Rogers Named to CWPA All-Conference Second Team CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Two members of the MIT water polo team were named to the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division All-Conference team on Friday afternoon.
  • MIT Falls To Johns Hopkins on the first day of the CWPA Championship
    November 21, 2014
    MIT Falls To Johns Hopkins on the first day of the CWPA Championship ANNAPOLIS, Md. – In a rematch of the 2014 Division III Eastern Championship, the 10 seeded MIT men's water polo team fell to seventh seeded Johns Hopkins University, 14-8, on the first day of the Collegiate Water Polo Association (Championship), hosted by the United States Naval Academy.
  • No. 4 MIT Men's Water Polo Earns At-Large Bid to CWPA Championship
    November 12, 2014
    No. 4 MIT Men's Water Polo Earns At-Large Bid to CWPA Championship CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After winning two of three games last weekend at the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division Championship, the No. 4 MIT men's water polo team earned an at-large bid to this upcoming CWPA Championship, as announced on Tuesday, November 11.
  • No. 4 MIT Water Polo Competes In 2014 CWPA Northern Division Championship
    November 09, 2014
    No. 4 MIT Water Polo Competes In 2014 CWPA Northern Division Championship CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division Championship on Saturday, November 8 and Sunday, November 9, the No. 4 MIT men's water polo team captured two of three contests against Connecticut College on Saturday and Iona College on Sunday.
  • No. 4 MIT Water Polo Falls To Iona College, 14-9
    November 02, 2014
    No. 4 MIT Water Polo Falls To Iona College, 14-9 NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – Senior Jake Llyod (Sinking Spring, Pa.) netted a game-high six goals, including a hat trick in the first quarter as Iona College defeated No. 4 MIT on Sunday morning in Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division play.
  • No. 4 MIT Water Polo Falls To Fordham and No. 17 St. Francis
    November 01, 2014
    No. 4 MIT Water Polo Falls To Fordham and No. 17 St. Francis BRONX and BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In a pair of Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division contests, the No. 4 MIT men’s water polo team fell to Fordham University, 14-11, and No.17 St. Francis College, 15-14 (OT), on Saturday morning and evening.
  • No. 4 MIT Water Polo Splits CWPA Northern Division Contests
    October 25, 2014
    No. 4 MIT Water Polo Splits CWPA Northern Division Contests CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing in back-to-back Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division contests, the No. 4 MIT men’s water polo team split both games, falling to No. 18 Harvard University, 12-7, before defeating Connecticut College, 13-7.
  • Ory Tasman Named CWPA Northern Div. Player of the Week
    October 24, 2014
    Ory Tasman Named CWPA Northern Div. Player of the Week CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second week in a row, MIT junior Ory Tasman (Orlando, Fla.) was named the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division Offensive Player of the Week as announced on Friday, October 24.
  • No. 5 MIT Captures CWPA Div. III Championship
    October 19, 2014
    No. 5 MIT Captures CWPA Div. III Championship WASHINGTON, Pa. – Junior Ory Tasman (Orlando, Fla.) netted a season-best six goals to help the No. 5 MIT men’s water polo team capture the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Division III Championship with a 14-10 win over No. 3 Johns Hopkins University on Sunday afternoon at Washington & Jefferson College’s Henry Memorial Natatoriu
  • Ory Tasman Named CWPA Northern Div. Player of the Week
    October 17, 2014
    Ory Tasman Named CWPA Northern Div. Player of the Week CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After earning two impressive road victories last Saturday, October 11, including an 11-9 win against No. 13 Brown University, MIT junior Ory Tasman (Orlando, Fla.) was selected as this week’s Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division Player of the Week.
  • Late Fourth Quarter Goal Lifts No. 19 Harvard Past MIT, 12-10
    October 15, 2014
    Late Fourth Quarter Goal Lifts No. 19 Harvard Past MIT, 12-10 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard University sophomore Dan Stevens (Newport Beach, Calif.) halted MIT’s late fourth quarter rally with his only goal of the contest with 33 seconds remaining as the Crimson defeated the Engineers, 12-10, in Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Northern Division play on Wednesday evening.
  • MIT Tops No. 13 Brown and Conn. College In Northern Division Play
    October 11, 2014
    MIT Tops No. 13 Brown and Conn. College In Northern Division Play PROVIDENCE, R.I. – MIT’s water polo team earned back-to-back Northern Division victories this morning and afternoon against No. 13 Brown University and Connecticut College.
  • MIT Water Polo Competes In Gary Troyer Tournament
    October 04, 2014
    MIT Water Polo Competes In Gary Troyer Tournament CLAREMONT, Calif. – Competing in the Gary Troyer Tournament for the first time in program history, MIT’s water polo team capped the two-day event winning three of four contests.
  • MIT Water Polo Exhibits Strong Effort In Conference Play
    September 28, 2014
    MIT Water Polo Exhibits Strong Effort In Conference Play CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s water polo team competed in four Northern Division Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) contests this weekend and earned an impressive 12-10 victory over Iona College on Sunday morning.
  • MIT Competes At Bruno Fall Classic At Brown University
    September 14, 2014
    MIT Competes At Bruno Fall Classic At Brown University PROVIDENCE, R.I. – MIT's water polo team concluded their weekend at the Bruno Fall Classic with an exciting 12-10 victory over No. 16 Sant Clara University. Tech outscored the Broncos, 7-5, during the final two periods and received fourth quarter strikes from juniors Zach Nelson (La Jolla, Calif.) and Matthew Orton (Los Altos, Calif.), and freshman Kyle Archer (Clovis, Calif.).
  • MIT Ends Princeton Univ. Tournament With A Win Against Iona
    September 07, 2014
    MIT Ends Princeton Univ. Tournament With A Win Against Iona PRINCETON, N.J. – MIT’s water polo team concluded its first weekend of competition by fending off a late rally its final match to earn a 16-13 victory over Iona College on Sunday afternoon at the Princeton University Tournament. Tech concluded the weekend 1-1, and picked up a 14-13 exhibition victory against Diablo Valley College, which occurred prior to their win against the Gaels.
  • Andriole Named Interim Head Coach of MIT Water Polo Program
    September 02, 2014
    Andriole Named Interim Head Coach of MIT Water Polo Program CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT Director of Athletics, Julie Soriero, has announced that David Andriole will be the interim Head Coach of the Engineers’ water polo program. He replaces Ivan Ivovic, who has resigned from the position.