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Sports Shorts for Sept. 10: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Football opens with a victory, cross country teams help Boston Harbor Association

Overall and Conference Records (as of Sept. 10)
Field Hockey: 4-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Football: 1-0 (0-0 NEFC)
Men's Soccer: 4-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Soccer: 3-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Tennis: 1-0 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Volleyball: 7-1 (NEWMAC)
Water Polo: 4-4

National Rankings
#6 – Women's Cross Country
#7 – Water Polo
#20 – Field Hockey

Men's and Women's Cross Country
9/4 – MIT Cross Country Teams Lend Helping Hand to Boston Harbor Association

Field Hockey
9/9 – No. 20 Field Hockey Battles No. 3 Middlebury
9/5 – Barker Posts Two Assists in 3-1 Win Over Simmons
9/4 – No. 20 Engineers Surge Past Lasell, 7-1

9/8 – Late TD Helps MIT Hold Off Becker, 28-21

Men's Soccer
9/8 – Men's Soccer Shuts Out Wentworth Institute of Technology, 4-0
9/4 – MIT Men's Soccer Defeats Framingham State, 3-0

Women's Soccer
9/9 – Three-Goal First Half Leads to MIT Win Over Manhattanville, 8-0
9/4 – MIT Women's Soccer Edges Out Worcester State, 3-2

Women's Tennis
9/8 – Women's Tennis Opens Season with Win Over Assumption

Water Polo

9/4 – Water Polo Wins 2 of 4 Games at Princeton Invitational

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