2019 MIT Men's Lacrosse News

  • Engineers Fall to Merchant Marine, 16-13
    March 16, 2019
    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy rattled off seven unanswered goals during the first seven minutes of the third quarter en route to a 16-13 victory over the MIT men’s lacrosse team on Saturday afternoon. First-year James Santoro (Tewksbury, N.J.) tallied three goals, three assists, and six groundballs for the Engineers.
  • MIT Rallies Past Wentworth, 10-7, in Men’s Lacrosse
    March 13, 2019
    MIT generated three goals during the last seven minutes of regulation to secure a 10-7 win over Wentworth Institute of Technology in a non-conference men’s lacrosse game on Wednesday night. Sophomore Mark Heatzig (Boca Raton, Fla.) generated a career-high five points on two goals and three assists for the Engineers. Ben Coakley, meanwhile, paced the Leopards with one goal and two assists.
  • Men's Lacrosse Overpowers UNE, 14-3
    March 09, 2019
    The MIT men’s lacrosse team outscored the University of New England, 10-2, in the second half en route to a 14-3 victory on Saturday afternoon. First-year James Santoro (Tewksbury, N.J.) paced the Engineers with five points on four goals and an assist while Alex Zadworny earned three assists for the Nor’easters.
  • Strong Second Half Helps Men's Lacrosse Defeat Curry, 15-10
    March 07, 2019
    Five unanswered goals spanning the third and fourth quarters helped the MIT men’s lacrosse team pull away for a 15-10 victory over Curry College on Thursday afternoon. For the second time this season, junior Jack Strachan (Moresville, N.C.) powered the Engineers with five goals and an assist.
  • Big Second Quarter Powers RPI Past MIT, 16-6
    March 02, 2019
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute rattled off six unanswered goals in the second quarter, helping it create enough of a cushion as it went on to defeat the MIT men’s lacrosse team, 16-6, on Saturday afternoon. First-year Liam Miller (Pasadena, Calif.) paced MIT with two goals.
  • Men's Lacrosse Falls to Lasell in Season Opener, 12-10
    February 27, 2019
    In the 2019 season opener, Lasell College scored five goals in the fourth quarter to overcome an 8-7 deficit as the MIT men’s lacrosse team dropped a 12-10 final to the Lasers on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Luke Gianni Named to NEILA All-New England Preseason Third Team
    February 21, 2019
    MIT sophomore Luke Gianni (Henderson, Nev.) has been voted to the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association All-New England Preseason Third Team as announced by the association on Wednesday.
  • Walter Alessi Selected for IMCLA Lifetime Service Award
    December 05, 2018
    The Intercollegiate Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IMLCA) named former MIT head coach Walter Alessi as the recipient of the 2018 Lifetime Service Award. The award will be presented at the annual IMLCA coaches convention on Friday, December 7 in Baltimore, Md.