Water polo goes 1-2 in Bruno Fall Classic

The MIT men’s water polo team traveled to Brown University this past weekend for the Bruno Fall Classic. The weekend started with a match against the University of California at Irvine. Dylan J. Hallman ’15 and Kale T. Rogers ’16 each scored a goal in the first and third quarters, respectively. Spencer S. Boone ’15 spent the most time in goal, followed by Nolan J. Kruse ’17 and Ian E. Zaun ’17. MIT lost 19–2.

For their second match of the day, MIT was paired against Washington & Jefferson College. The Engineers fared much better this time, scoring six points in both the second and third quarters, and seven points in the fourth. Boone, Kruse, and Zaun blocked a total of eight while in goal. MIT won their second match of the day with a score of 19–8, bringing their record up to 1–1.

On the second and final day of the Bruno Fall Classic, MIT fell to Stanford University 23–5. The Engineers finished the weekend with a record of 1–2. The men’s water polo team will be returning to Brown University tomorrow for the Bruno Fall Invitational.

—Judy Hsiang