84 Tucker Cheyne
84 Tucker Cheyne
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Avon, Conn.
High School: Loomis Chaffee School
Position: K
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2013: Stepped in as the starting place kicker as a freshman … set MIT records for field goals, PATs and points by a kicker in a single season … hit on 10 of 13 field goal attempts … finished 17th in the nation in field goal percentage … converted 35 of 36 PAT attempts … scored 65 points … missed his first try of the season … streak of 35 consecutive PATs is another school record … scored in double figures four times during the season … scored 10 points each in the first two games of the season at Pomona-Pitzer (9/7) and at Becker (9/14) … named the NEFC and the ECAC DIII Northeast Special Teams Player of the Week for his game against the Sagehens … 42-yard field goal at Pomona-Pitzer was his season-long and the second longest in MIT football history … it was one of three field goals in the game to set a school record … pair of field goals and six PATs against Nichols (10/18) to set the school mark for kicking points in a game … earned his second NEFC Special Teams Player of the Week award for the outing against the Bison … hit on all eight PAT attempts against Maine Maritime (11/9) for another school mark … finished the season with 11 points on a pair of field goals and six PATs at Coast Guard (11/16).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science.

High School: A 2013 graduate of the Loomis Chaffee School … three-time letterwinner in football as a kicker … EPSAC Div A 5th Leading Scorer in Sr. Year … also a four-time letterwinner in swimming and golf … academic All-American and Coaches Award in swimming … Founders League Champion and school record holder in 200 medley relay … MIP in golf   … Cum Laude … National Merit Scholar Commended Student ... AP Scholar with Distinction … student council vice president.