• MIT's crew teams opened their season at the Head of the Charles regatta.

    MIT's crew teams opened their season at the Head of the Charles regatta.

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  • Kale Rogers '16 helped the Engineers capture the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III Championship.

    Kale Rogers '16 helped the Engineers capture the 2014 Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III Championship.

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Sports Shorts for Oct. 20, 2014: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

MIT Women's Crew

Crew opens season at Head of the Charles; Water Polo captures CWPA Division III championship.


Overall and Conference Records (as of October 20, 2014):
Field Hockey: 10-1 (5-0 NEWMAC)
Football: 5-0 (3-0 NEFC)
Men’s Soccer: 5-4-4 (2-3 NEWMAC)
Women’s Soccer: 10-3-2 (6-0-1 NEWMAC)
Women’s Tennis: 9-0 (8-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Volleyball: 22-2 (6-1 NEWMAC)
Water Polo: 11-10 (3-4 CWPA)

National Rankings
#4 – Women’s Cross Country
#5 – Water Polo
#10 – Women’s Sailing
#12t – Coed Sailing
#14t – Men’s Cross Country
RV – Women’s Volleyball
RV – Women’s Soccer

Men’s Lightweight Crew
10/19 - Men’s Lightweight Crew has solid showing at Head of the Charles

Men’s Heavyweight Crew
10/19 - Men’s Heavyweight Crew opens 2014-15 campaign at Head of the Charles

Women’s Lightweight Crew
10/19 - Head of the Charles opens season for Women’s Lightweight Crew

Women’s Openweight Crew
10/19 - Women’s Openweight Crew begins season at Head of the Charles

Men’s Cross Country
10/18 - No. 14 Men's Cross Country places seventh at the AAE Invitational   

Women’s Cross Country
10/18 - No. 4 Women's Cross Country places fourth at the AAE Invitational

Field Hockey
10/18 - MIT comes from behind to defeat Smith, 2-1
10/14 - Field Hockey's Emily Penn named NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week   

Football
10/19 - Esparrago earns NEFC Player of the Week honors
10/18 - MIT rolls past Nichols, 52-20   

Rifle
10/18 - Rifle makes home debut with wins over John Jay and Wentworth
10/13 - Rifle opens season against Army and Memphis

Sailing
10/12 - MIT Sailing places second at Barnett Trophy  

Men’s Soccer
10/18 - Men's Soccer rolls past Clark, 7-0  

Women’s Soccer
10/18 - Engineers blank Smith, 2-0, in Women's Soccer
10/14 - Second-half surge lifts MIT past Wellesley, 3-0   

Men’s Swimming
10/17 - Men's Swimming & Diving picked to repeat as NEWMAC champs in preseason poll   

Women’s Swimming
10/17 - Women's Swimming & Diving picked to repeat as NEWMAC champs in preseason poll  

Women’s Tennis
10/19 - Women’s Tennis competes at NEWITT Tournament
10/14 - Tam/Kohrs named NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week

Women’s Volleyball
10/18 - Tech captures MIT Quad Tournament title          
10/14 - Astrachan tabbed for NEWMAC Women's Volleyball honors  

Water Polo
10/19 - No. 5 MIT captures CWPA Div. III Championship
10/17 - Ory Tasman named CWPA Northern Div. Player of the Week
10/15 - Late fourth-quarter goal lifts No. 19 Harvard past MIT, 12-10    


Topics: Athletics, Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER), Sports and fitness, Students

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