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Sports Shorts for Sept. 16: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

Field hockey, football and women’s tennis remain undefeated; Kryitsis, Laux and Williams all earn Player of the Week honors

Overall and Conference Records (As of Sept. 16)
Field Hockey: 5-0 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Football: 2-0 (0-0 NEFC)
Men's Soccer: 3-2 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Soccer: 4-1-1 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Tennis: 3-0 (3-0 NEWMAC)
Women's Volleyball: 8-4
Water Polo: 2-5

National Rankings
#3 – Women's Cross Country
#8 – Water Polo
#17 – Co-ed Sailing
#19 – Field Hockey
#22 – Women's Soccer
#27 – Men's Cross Country

Field Hockey
9/15 – Field Hockey Downs Nichols, 4-1
9/10 – Engineers Move Up on NFHCA Coaches Poll
9/10 – No. 19 MIT Earns Hard-Fought 5-2 Victory over Gordon
Kyritsis Named NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week

Football
9/15 – Williams, Laux Earn NEFC Player of the Week Honors
9/14 – MIT Blanks Becker, 34-0
MIT Football Receives Impressive Fan Support in California

Men's Soccer
Men's Soccer Falls to Bridgewater State, 1-0

Women's Soccer
9/14 – MIT Women's Soccer Ties Lesley in Double Overtime, 0-0, For Second Consecutive Year
#22 MIT Women's Soccer Takes Exciting 2-1 Win over Tufts

Women's Tennis
9/15 – Women's Tennis Defeats Springfield
9/14 – MIT Scores 6-3 Win at Wellesley

Women's Volleyball
9/14 – Tech Finishes Fourth at MIT Invitational

Water Polo
9/15 – MIT Water Polo Ends Bruno Fall Invitational With 11-8 Loss to Cal Lutheran
9/14 – Water Polo Ends First Day of Bruno Fall Invitational With Record of 2-1

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