2014-15 MIT Women's Basketball News

December 11, 2014
Endicott Battles MIT for 69-65 Victory in Women’s Basketball
BEVERLY, Mass. – Host Endicott College generated four points during the final seven seconds of regulation to capture a 69-65 victory over MIT in a non-conference women’s basketball game on Thursday night. Junior Maya Ramachandran (Fremont, Calif.) tallied a career-high 21 points to go along with 11 rebounds, three blocks, and two steals for the Engineers (4-5).

December 9, 2014
Comeback Bid Falls Short as Framingham State Holds off MIT, 58-55
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – Despite coming within one point with 2:11 left to play, MIT could not overcome the deficit as Framingham State University went on to record a 58-55 non-conference women’s basketball victory on Tuesday night. Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) led all players with 21 points and 10 rebounds while adding three assists, three blocks, and two steals in 40 minutes of action for the Engineers (4-4).

December 6, 2014
Engineers Defeat Mount Holyoke, 75-56
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – MIT outscored Mount Holyoke College, 24-9, during the first 11 minutes of the second half and then survived an 18-5 rally by the hosts to capture a 75-56 NEWMAC women’s basketball victory on Saturday afternoon. Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) generated a career-high 29 points and a game-high 15 rebounds as the Engineers improved to 4-3 on the season and 1-1 in conference play.

December 3, 2014
Babson Tops Women's Basketball, 79-56, in NEWMAC Opener
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A pair of runs, one that spanned both halves and another that lasted six minutes in the second frame, helped propel Babson College to a 79-56 victory over the MIT women’s basketball team in the NEWMAC opener for both squads on Wednesday night. Sophomore Giovanna Pickering (Hull, Mass.) led all players with 22 points and added three assists for the Beavers (4-1, 1-0 NEWMAC). Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) registered her third straight double-double for the Engineers (3-3, 0-1 NEWMAC) on 19 points and a game-high 11 rebounds while also dishing out four assists.

December 1, 2014
Sabrina Drammis Named NEWBA Player of the Week
KEENE, N.H. – Following a pair of victories during the past week, MIT junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) was tabbed for New England Women’s Basketball Association Player of the Week accolades. In two games, she compiled 44 points, 24 rebounds, four assists, two steals, and two blocks while playing all 80 minutes.

November 29, 2014
Second-Half Run Powers MIT to 66-49 Win over Simmons
BOSTON, Mass. – With the game tied at 44 with eight minutes remaining in regulation, MIT mounted a 22-5 run to capture a 66-49 victory over Simmons College in non-conference women’s basketball action on Saturday. Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) amassed a game-high 22 points and 14 rebounds to go along with four assists, two steals, and two blocks for the Engineers (3-2).

November 23, 2014
Women’s Basketball Fights Off Westfield State for a 65-56 Win
WATERVILLE, Maine – In a game of runs, MIT put together a 17-7 surge late in the second half to defeat Westfield State University, 65-56, in Sunday’s portion of the Colby College Classic. Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) paced the Engineers (2-2) with her second double-double of the season on 22 points and 10 rebounds.

November 22, 2014
Late Rally Falls Short as Colby Holds Off MIT, 59-47
WATERVILLE, Maine – Although the MIT women’s basketball team came within six points twice during the final minute of regulation, it could not overcome the deficit as host Colby College went on to register a 59-47 victory in Saturday’s game of the Colby College Classic. Junior Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) led all players with 19 points on 8-of-16 shooting and added nine rebounds, two steals, and two blocks for the Engineers (1-2).

November 16, 2014
Engineers Come From Behind to Defeat Southern Vermont, 86-70
MILTON, Mass. – A 20-3 second-half run propelled the MIT women’s basketball team to an 86-70 come-from-behind victory over Southern Vermont College in the consolation game of the Curry College Tip Off Tournament on Sunday afternoon. In the first meeting between both programs, the Engineers (1-1) saw juniors Maya Ramachandran (Fremont, Calif.) and Sabrina Drammis (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) register double-doubles while senior Mari Kordell (Ijamsville, Md.) also reached double digits in scoring.

November 15, 2014
Women’s Basketball Falls to Saint Joseph’s, 73-50, in Season Opener
MILTON, Mass. – Playing in the Curry College Tip Off Tournament, the MIT women’s basketball team fell to Saint Joseph’s College of Maine, 73-50, on Saturday afternoon. The loss puts the Engineers in Sunday’s consolation game where they will face Southern Vermont College at 1:00 p.m.