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Sports Shorts for Apr. 17: A weekly wrap-up of MIT Varsity Athletics

Swanson Earns Back-to-Back Pitcher of the Week Awards; Ubellacker Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Overall and Conference Records (as of Apr. 17)
Baseball: 14-13 (6-9 NEWMAC)
Men's Lacrosse: 4-6 (0-2 Pilgrim League)
Women's Lacrosse: 2-12 (0-4 NEWMAC)
Softball: 7-18 (3-7 NEWMAC)
Men's Tennis: 10-3 (3-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Tennis: 10-6
Men's Volleyball: 26-9

National Rankings
#9 – Men's Volleyball
#9 – Women's Lightweight Crew
#11 – Men's Lightweight Crew
#18 – Coed Sailing
#28 – Men's Tennis

Baseball
4/16 – Swanson Earns Second Straight NEWMAC Pitcher of the Week Award
4/14 – MIT Sweeps Doubleheader from Clark
4/13 – MIT Powers Past Clark
4/10 – Swanson Named NEWMAC Pitcher of the Week

Men's Crew
4/14 – MIT Lightweight Crew Competes For Biglin Bowl Against Harvard, Dartmouth
4/14 – MIT Heavyweight Crew Falls To Harvard, Princeton

Women's Crew
4/14 – Women's Lightweight Varsity Four Advances to Grand Final at Knecht Cup

Men's Lacrosse
4/14 – Babson Tops MIT, 14-6
4/11 – Men's Lacrosse Fights Off Salem State, 8-6

Women's Lacrosse
4/14 – Springfield Overpowers Women's Lacrosse
4/12 – Late Rally Falls Short as Keene State Defeats MIT, 9-8
4/10 – Wacker Leads MIT in Loss at Wellesley

Sailing
4/16 – No. 18 Coed Sailing Captures Ninth Place at New England Dinghy Championship
4/12 – No. 18 MIT Sailing Competes in First Midweek Firefly Regatta

Softball
4/14 – Softball Drops Two to Coast Guard
4/13 – Fodor Gets Second Straight Shutout as MIT Splits with Clark
4/11 – Fodor's Gem Lifts MIT to Sweep over Wentworth

Men's Swimming & Diving
4/12 – Ubellacker Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Men's Tennis
4/16 – Men's Tennis Sweeps Weekly NEWMAC Awards
4/14 – MIT Cruises Past Springfield in Men's Tennis
4/11 – Strong Singles Play Lifts MIT Over Tufts

Women's Tennis
4/14 – MIT Rolls Past Simmons

Men's Outdoor Track & Field
4/14 – Engineers Finish Second at Colby

Women's Outdoor Track & Field
4/16 – Jones Captures NEWMAC Athlete of the Week Honors
4/14 – Jones and Simmons Help MIT Defeat Bates, Colby, Southern Maine and Husson

Women's Outdoor Track & Field
4/14 – No. 9 Men's Volleyball Battles Springfield on Senior Night
4/10 – No. 9 Engineers Blank Newbury

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