2018-19 MIT Squash News

  • No. 21 Squash Runs Win Streak to Five With Sweep of No. 31 Wesleyan
    January 19, 2019
    The No. 21 MIT squash team wrapped up the 2019 Pioneer Valley Round Robin this morning with a 9-0 win over No. 31 Wesleyan University. Today's second match which was scheduled for 3:30 pm against No. 26 Colby College was canceled due to the impending snowstorm.
  • No. 21 Squash Notches 7-2 Win Over No. 23 Amherst
    January 18, 2019
    On the opening day of the 2019 Pioneer Valley Round Robin, the No. 21 MIT squash team defeated No. 23 Amherst College, 7-2. The Engineers picked up their fourth straight win against a nationally-ranked team this evening in western Massachusetts.
  • No. 22 MIT Tops No. 23 Bowdoin, 8-1
    January 15, 2019
    The No. 22 MIT squash team defeated its third nationally-ranked team of the season as the Engineers topped No. 23 Bowdoin College, 8-1, tonight in Cambridge.
  • No. 22 Squash Blanks No. 29 Connecticut College on Sunday
    January 13, 2019
    The No. 22 MIT squash team opened 2019 with a 9-0 win over No. 29 Connecticut College on Sunday afternoon in Cambridge. Eight of the nine positions were won in three sets and junior Justin Restivo (Phoenixville, Pa.) won his match at position eight in five sets.
  • MIT Squash Announces Establishment of the Gerstein (1988) Squash Fund
    December 13, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (December 13) -- Prior to the team’s recent home match vs. Tufts University, the MIT squash program recognized the generous support of Alan and Julie Gerstein and the establishment of the Gerstein (1988) Squash Fund. The fund addresses digital technology upgrades for the Squash program and an endowment to support future enhancements for the Squash Lobby. With many in attendance at the match, a plaque was unveiled near the courts to commemorate the occasion and to recognize the establishment of this fund.
  • Das Clinches Match Point for No. 22 MIT Squash as Engineers Defeat Tufts, 8-1
    December 05, 2018
    MIT junior Neel Das (Needham, Mass.) came from two sets down at position number eight to claim a five set win over Brett Raskopf which clinched an 8-1 victory for the No. 22 Engineers over No. 23 Tufts University on Wednesday night in Cambridge.
  • No. 22 Squash Takes Point from No. 2 Harvard But Falls 8-1
    November 30, 2018
    For the first time since the 1993-94 season, the No. 22 MIT squash team was able to take a point from crosstown rival No. 2 Harvard University however the Engineers fell to the Crimson by an 8-1 final score on Friday evening.
  • Squash Blanks Bucknell and Denison to Close Navy Round Robin
    November 18, 2018
    The MIT squash team closed play at the 2018 Navy Round Robin with a pair of sweeps which came against Bucknell University and Denison University on Sunday afternoon in Maryland.
  • No. 17 F & M Defeats No. 22 MIT Squash, 7-2
    November 17, 2018
    MIT's squash team, ranked No. 22 in the College Squash Association's Preseason Poll, fell to No. 17 Franklin and Marshall this afternoon in Pennsylvania.
  • Squash Falls to No. 16 Navy in Round Robin Opener
    November 16, 2018
    In a battle of nationally ranked programs, the No. 22 MIT squash team fell to No. 16 Navy on the first day of the 2018 Navy Round Robin. Sophomores William Wu (Eagleville, Pa.) and Robert Williamson (Weston, Mass.) were the lone victors from the Engineers in last night’s match.
  • Squash Improves to 4-0 With Shutout of Northeastern
    November 09, 2018
    The No. 22 MIT squash team swept all nine positions tonight as the Engineers defeated Northeastern University, 9-0, to improve to 4-0 this season.
  • Squash Shuts Out Boston College, 9-0
    November 07, 2018
    MIT continued its season-opening homestand tonight as the Engineers blanked Boston College, 9-0, inside the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center. 
  • Squash Blanks Babson and Boston University to Open 2018
    October 30, 2018
    For the second straight season, the No. 22 ranked MIT squash team opened its season with 9-0 victories over Boston University and Babson College at home. 
  • Squash Set to Open 2018-19 Campaign Tomorrow at Home
    October 29, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (October 29) –The MIT squash team is scheduled to open the 2018-19 season tomorrow evening inside the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center against Boston University at 6:00 pm and Babson College at 7:00 pm. The Engineers will be under the direction of fifth-year head coach Thierry Lincou.