MIT COOP Student-Athlete of the Week

September 19, 2018
Libby Rickeman, Women’s Tennis

At the annual fall Tufts Invitational sophomore Libby Rickeman was a standout for the Engineers. Rickeman was seeded No. 2 coming into the tournament, and advanced to semifinals with three straight set victories. In doubles, Rickeman and teammate Viktoriya Tabunshchyk advanced to the championship final before falling 8-6 in a tight match against Wesleyan.

September 19, 2018
Ben Boldt, Football

Senior Ben Boldt was a key defensive player in MIT’s 31-29 win over Endicott College to improve to 3-0 on the season. Boldt led the defense with eleven tackles, five solo stops, and one tackle for loss and one pass breakup.

September 12, 2018
Karenna Groff, Women’s Soccer

MIT freshman Karenna Groff scored three consecutive goals in a span of 51-seconds, the second fastest student-athlete to accomplish that in NCAA Division III women's soccer history, to lead the Engineers to their first win of 2018. The Engineers ultimately scores 7 unanswered goals against Worcester State.

September 12, 2018
Miller Geschke, Water Polo

Freshman Miller Geschke scored 3 goals and had 3 assists over the weekend to help the MIT Water Polo team to a 14-7 win over Connecticut College on the road. Miller teamed with teammate Kevin Downey to score back to back goals in the first quarter before also posting goals in the second and third quarters.

September 5, 2018
Devon Goetz, Field Hockey

In a 2-0 week for MIT, Devon Goetz tallied five goals and one assist for 11 points. She generated the first hat trick of her career in a 9-1 win over UMass Dartmouth on Friday. Goetz followed this up the next day by producing two goals and one assist in a 6-0 victory at Simmons.

September 5, 2018
Miguel Wagner, Football

In MIT Football’s 23-3 season opening win over Becker College, senior Miguel Wagner was a key contributor to the Engineers’ opening non-conference win. Wagner led the Engineers with 118 rushing yards, a career-high mark that included a 56-yard run.