MIT Athletics News

  • Women's Sailing Captures Third Place at the Mrs. Hurst Bowl
    September 24, 2018
    In a full weekend of sailing action, the MIT women’s team captured third place at the Mrs. Hurst Bowl, just four points shy of taking the runner-up slot. The coed squad represented the Engineers at the Hoyt Trophy (seventh place), the Hood Trophy (ninth place), and the one-day Harvard Invitational (third place).
  • Men's Soccer and WPI Play to 1-1 Double OT Draw
    September 22, 2018
    In the second New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match for both teams, MIT and WPI played to a 1-1 double overtime draw on Saturday afternoon in Worcester.
  • No. 17 Engineers Top Mount Holyoke, 4-3, in Overtime
    September 22, 2018
    Sophomore Amanda Garofalo (Fairfield, N.J.) found the back of the net 3:36 into overtime, helping nationally-ranked No. 17 MIT defeat Mount Holyoke College, 4-3, in NEWMAC field hockey action on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 22 MIT Defeats Coast Guard and Manhattanville
    September 22, 2018
    The nationally-ranked No. 22 MIT women’s volleyball team improved to 2-1 in the NEWMAC following a 26-24, 15-25, 25-15, 25-16 victory over conference foe U.S. Coast Guard Academy and saw its overall record raise to 12-2 on the year after defeating Manhattanville College (25-13, 25-17, 25-15) on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 4 Engineers Repeat as Purple Valley Classic Champions
    September 22, 2018
    For the second straight season, the No. 4 ranked MIT women’s cross country team captured the Purple Valley Classic, which was hosted by Williams College. The Engineers finished with 67 points to win by a 14-point margin over No. 8 Williams.
  • No. 7 Men's Cross Country Finishes Fifth at Purple Valley Classic
    September 22, 2018
    In the first meet of the season, the No. 7 ranked MIT men’s cross country team finished fifth at the Purple Valley Classic as the Engineers finished with a total of 127 points and had four runners in the top 30 overall.
  • Football Rallies Past Catholic for 34-24 Home Victory
    September 22, 2018
    After facing an early 14-point deficit, the MIT football team moved to 4-0 on the season with a 34-24 comeback win over Catholic University in the NEWMAC opener. The Engineers outscored the Cardinals by a 17-0 margin in the second half to secure the victory.
  • Women's Soccer Rallies to Defeat Smith, 4-2, in NEWMAC Play
    September 22, 2018
    With the match knotted at two with less than 13 minutes to play, the No. 16 ranked MIT women’s soccer team scored twice in a span of 2:31 to defeat Smith College on the road, 4-2. With the win, the Engineers improve to 2-0 in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play and 7-1-1 overall.
  • Men's Soccer Blanks Wentworth, 4-0
    September 19, 2018
    The MIT men’s soccer team bounced back from a three-game losing skid with a 4-0 non-conference win at home against Wentworth on Wednesday night in Cambridge. The Engineers pressured the Leopards right from the start to earn their fourth win of the year.
  • No. 3 Tufts Edges No. 17 MIT, 1-0; Moore Racks Up 21 Saves
    September 19, 2018
    Beth Krikorian netted the lone goal of the game in the 48th minute, helping nationally-ranked No. 3 Tufts University defeat No. 17 MIT, 1-0, in non-conference field hockey action on Wednesday night. Sophomore goalie Grace Moore (Boston, Mass.) amassed 21 saves for the Engineers, finishing just one shy of tying the Institute record that was set by Kathleen Rubritz ’03 in 2002 against Mount Holyoke College.
  • No. 4 Johnson & Wales Battles No. 22 Women’s Volleyball for a 3-1 Win
    September 18, 2018
    In a battle of nationally-ranked non-conference foes, No. 4 Johnson & Wales University emerged with a 25-22, 19-25, 25-23, 25-22 victory over No. 22 MIT in women’s volleyball action on Tuesday night. The tightly played contest featured 28 ties and 16 lead changes.
  • Balanced Attack Leads No. 16 Women's Soccer to 7-0 Road Win at Salem State
    September 18, 2018
    Seven different student-athletes scored tonight as the No. 16 ranked MIT women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to six games and its shutout streak to four games with a 7-0 non-conference win on the road at Salem State University.
  • Sailing Finishes Sixth at Hatch Brown Memorial Trophy
    September 16, 2018
    The MIT sailing team competed at two regattas over the weekend including at home in the Hatch Brown Memorial Trophy and the Regis Trophy at Harvard. The Engineers took sixth and 16th overall at the Hatch Brown Trophy and eighth overall at the Regis Trophy.
  • No. 9 Women's Tennis Opens Fall Season at Tufts Invitational
    September 16, 2018
    The No. 9 ranked MIT women’s tennis team opened up the fall season over the weekend at the Tufts University Invitational in Medford as the event took place Friday-Sunday.
  • Water Polo Goes 2-1 at Conn College Tournament
    September 15, 2018
    The MIT water polo team competed at the Connecticut College Tournament this afternoon and went 2-1 as the Engineers defeated Cal Lutheran and Penn State Behrend. 
  • Football Holds Off Endicott for 31-29 Win to Improve to 3-0
    September 15, 2018
    Led by a pair of touchdowns from sophomore Keithen Shepard (Vancouver, Wash.) and a number of key special teams plays, the MIT football team held off Endicott College for a 31-29 road win on Saturday afternoon. The non-conference win is the second straight in the all-time series for MIT and improves the Engineers to a perfect 3-0 on the season.
  • No. 23 Women's Soccer Downs Wheaton, 3-0, in NEWMAC Opener
    September 15, 2018
    The nationally-ranked MIT women’s soccer team opened its New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) schedule with a 3-0 win at Wheaton College on Saturday afternoon in Norton.
  • No. 18 MIT Sweeps Smith and Simmons
    September 15, 2018
    In a women’s volleyball tri-match hosted by NEWMAC rival Smith College on Saturday, nationally-ranked No. 18 MIT defeated the host Pioneers (25-13, 25-17, 25-17) and non-conference foe Simmons University (25-8, 25-19, 25-19).
  • Men's Soccer Edged By Wheaton in NEWMAC Opener
    September 15, 2018
    An unassisted goal in the 64th minute by Wheaton’s Shawn McCall gave the homestanding Lyons a 1-0 win over the MIT men’s soccer team in the first New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match for both teams.
  • No. 13 Field Hockey Falls to No. 4 Babson, 3-0, in NEWMAC Opener
    September 15, 2018
    A pair of second-half goals by Tori Roche gave nationally-ranked No. 4 Babson College enough of a cushion as it went on to defeat No. 13 MIT in the NEWMAC field hockey opener for both teams on Saturday afternoon.
  • Sailing Sees Seven Named To 2017-18 ICSA All-Academic Team
    September 14, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (September 14) – Seven sailors from the MIT sailing team were honored for their excellence in competition and in the classroom by the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) when the organization released its 2017-18 All-Academic Team selections on Friday. A total of 238 student-athletes, an increase of 15 from a season ago, were honored this year.
  • No. 13 Engineers Defeat Lasell, 4-2
    September 13, 2018
    Senior Bailey Tregoning (Frederick, Md.) and sophomore Amanda Garofalo (Fairfield, N.J.) both posted one goal and one assist in helping the nationally-ranked No. 13 MIT field hockey team defeat Lasell College, 4-2, on Thursday night.
  • Sailing Announces 2018 Recruiting Class Made Up Of Six Student-Athletes
    September 13, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (September 13) – The MIT sailing team has announced its incoming class of recruits for the 2018-19 season as six newcomers will join the Engineers. MIT, under the direction of head coaches Matt Lindblad and Mike Kalin, is coming off a season which saw the coed team win its first National Championship since 1961 and saw the women’s team finish fourth at their National Championship in the same week.
  • Roger Williams Tops Men's Soccer, 1-0, in Overtime
    September 12, 2018
    Despite outshooting Roger Williams, 30-14, the MIT men's soccer team fell to the home standing Hawks by a score of 1-0 on an overtime golden goal by Nicholas Sanchez in the 97th minute.
  • "Where Are They Now": Jonathan Goler '04 Continuing To Make Waves
    September 12, 2018
    Jonathan Goler ?04 is an MIT graduate from Course 6-3, Computer Science and Engineering. After five years of swimming (he redshirted his Senior year so he could swim M.Eng), Goler went out to California to pursue his PhD in Biological Engineering from the University of California - Berkeley.
  • Haig, Caso and McGoldrick named NEISA Women’s Sailors of the Week
    September 12, 2018
    After sweeping both divisions and leading the Engineers to first place finish at the Toni Deutsch Trophy over the weekend, Emily Haig (Beach Haven, N.J.), Sarah Caso (Duxbury, Mass.) and Brooke McGoldrick (Southport, Conn.) were selected as the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association’s (NEISA) Women’s Sailors of the Week.
  • No. 18 Engineers Fall to Springfield, 3-1, in NEWMAC Opener
    September 11, 2018
    In the NEWMAC women’s volleyball opener for both teams, Springfield College emerged with a 25-22, 25-20, 18-25, 30-28 victory over nationally-ranked No. 18 MIT on Tuesday night. Senior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) led all players with 24 kills to go along with a .360 hitting performance, 10 digs, and three blocks.
  • Endicott Tops No. 13 MIT, 6-0
    September 11, 2018
    Four goals in the first half propelled Endicott College to a 6-0 victory over nationally-ranked No. 13 MIT in a non-conference field hockey game on Tuesday night. Sydney Poulin powered the Gulls with two goals and two assists.
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