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Sports Shorts for Dec. 15, 2014: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics

After a successful fall season, MIT's athletics program currently ranks second in the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings.
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Following a successful fall season, the MIT Varsity Athletics program is tied for second in the current Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, a measure of overall success in collegiate athletics.
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Following a successful fall season, the MIT Varsity Athletics program is tied for second in the current Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, a measure of overall success in collegiate athletics.

Overall and Conference Records (as of December 15, 2014)
Men’s Basketball: 7-3 (0-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Basketball: 4-5 (1-1 NEWMAC)
Men’s Fencing: 4-6 (4-1 NFC)
Women’s Fencing: 9-3 (5-1 NFC)
Field Hockey: 12-5 (5-3 NEWMAC)
Football: 10-1 (7-0 NEFC)
Rifle: 10-4
Men’s Soccer: 8-7-3 (3-4 NEWMAC)
Women’s Soccer: 15-5-2 (9-0-1 NEWMAC)
Squash: 3-3
Men’s Swimming and Diving: 3-0 (2-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Swimming and Diving: 4-0 (3-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Tennis: 10-1 (8-0 NEWMAC)
Women’s Volleyball: 28-6 (9-1 NEWMAC)
Water Polo: 15-17 (4-8 CWPA)

Current National Rankings
#4 – Men’s Swimming and Diving
#7 – Women’s Swimming and Diving
#15 – Men’s Basketball

General
12/11 - MIT ranks second in latest Director’s Cup standings

Men’s Basketball
12/13 - MIT falls in overtime at Bridgewater State, 84-77
12/11 - MIT falls at Rhode Island College, 53-37
12/9 - No. 15 MIT pushes past Emmanuel, 63-42

Women’s Basketball
12/11 - Endicott battles MIT for 69-65 victory in Women’s Basketball
12/9 - Comeback bid falls short as Framingham State holds off MIT, 58-55

Football
12/10 - Wallace, Tobin selected for All-Region honors   
12/8 - Martinovich named Regional Coach of the Year by the AFCA

Men’s Swimming and Diving
12/8 - Five members of MIT Men's Swimming and Diving collect NEWMAC weekly accolades  

Women’s Swimming and Diving
12/8 - Four MIT women’s swimmers receive NEWMAC weekly accolades   

Women’s Track and Field
12/9 - Quinn tabbed USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week  

Women’s Volleyball
12/9 - Jenny Astrachan earns Capital One Academic All-America volleyball honors

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