2018-19 Sailing News

  • Sailing Competes at Friis Trophy & Duplin Women's Trophy Over the Weekend
    March 24, 2019
    On a weather shortened weekend of racing, the MIT sailing team finished in seventh place at the Duplin Women's Trophy hosted by Tufts University and in tenth at the Friis Trophy hosted by Roger Williams University. 
  • Sailing Finishes Third in Two Team Racing Regattas This Weekend
    March 17, 2019
    The MIT sailing team finished third in both team race regattas that they sailed in this weekend. At the Southern New England Team Race Invite hosted by Connecticut College, the Engineers were edged by Boston College and finished third due to a tiebreaker with Bowdoin, and at the Geiger Invite MIT finished in third place behind URI and Boston University.
  • Three Women's Sailors Named to NEISA Major Awards Watch List
    March 12, 2019
    Cambridge, Mass. (March 12) - Three student-athletes from the No. 3 nationally-ranked MIT women's sailing team have been named to the 2019 New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association (NEISA) Major Award watch list this spring. The nominees include the top sailors from New England colleges and universities based on results to date.
  • Women's Sailing Finishes Third at Navy to Highlight Weekend for Engineers
    March 09, 2019
    In their second weekend of the spring season, the MIT coed and women's sailing teams competed in four regattas. The women's team, in their lone event of the weekend, finished third at the U.S. Naval Academy, while the coed team, who was strictly competing in the team racing format, finished third at the Rudkin Team Race and sixth at both the Wood Trophy and the Arctic Circle Team Race.
  • Sailing Finishes Seventh at Sharpe Team Race to Open Spring Season
    March 03, 2019
    In their first regatta of the 2019 spring season, the MIT sailing team finished seventh with a 1-6 record at the Sharpe Team Race Trophy over the weekend. The regatta was limited to just Sunday competition as Saturday was cancelled due to the snow storm in New England.
  • Coed Sailing Finishes Fifth at Showcase Final
    October 22, 2018
    The MIT coed sailing highlighted the weekend of action for the Engineers as they finished fifth at the Coed Showcase held at St. Mary's College in Maryland. The women's team also finished seventh at the Yale Women's Trophy and the coed team rounded out the weekend with a 13th place finish at the Oberg Trophy.
  • Women's Sailing Finishes Second and Third at Showcase Finals
    October 16, 2018
    The MIT women's sailing team highlighted the weekend of action for the Engineers as they placed second at the Women's Showcase B Final held at Boston University and third at the Women's Showcase Final held at Brown University.
  • Sailing Finishes Third at Coed Showcase
    October 09, 2018
    The MIT coed sailing team highlighted the weekend of action as they took third overall at the Coed Showcase at home, which featured some of the best teams in the region and in the country. The women's team sent some student-athletes to Conn College where they finished seventh at the Stu Nelson Trophy.
  • Haig and Caso Named NEISA Women’s Sailors of the Week
    October 04, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (October 4) – For the second time this season, Emily Haig (Beach Haven, N.J.) and Sarah Caso (Duxbury, Mass.) have been named as the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association’s (NEISA) Women’s Sailors of the Week.
  • B Division Captures First Place at Women's Showcase
    October 01, 2018
    The MIT women's sailing team dominated the field to win B Division at the Women's Showcase and helped the Engineers finish second overall in a very competitive field. The coed team sailed in three regattas over the weekend as they took sixth at the Danmark Trophy, 11th at the Moody Trophy and 15th at the Smith Trophy.
  • 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).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Sailing Dominates Toni Deutsch Trophy to Open 2018
    September 09, 2018
    The MIT sailing team dominated the field at Toni Deutsch Trophy to win its first regatta of the season. The Engineers also finished third at the Harry Anderson Trophy, third and fifth at the Tufts University Invitational and seventh at the Pine Trophy.