Trautner: I woke up this morning, and I wished I hadn't. For a few blissful seconds, I didn't remember what had happened. As my eyes focused on the walls of my room, the events of yesterday came rolling over me.
After defeating Babson College in a well-contested semifinal game, MIT Women’s Basketball faced an unfortunate loss to Smith College in the final, preventing them from winning the NEWMAC Championship for the third consecutive year.
Women’s Basketball (15-12) competed in the NEWMAC Tournament, earning a 67-53 win against Wellesley College in the first round and a 78-72 win against Babson College in the semifinal before falling to Smith College in a 70-56 championship game Sunday.
Women’s Tennis brought their record to 2-0 after a 9-0 shutout against Vassar College on Saturday.
MIT swimmers displayed excellent performances as Bouke Edskes ’20 took the NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Year award for the third straight year while Blake Zhou ’20 was named NEWMAC Women's Diver of the Year.
Despite an excellent performance, the MIT Ice Hockey Club faced a 4-2 defeat against the University of Connecticut Ice Hockey Club.
MIT Figure Skating Club won five medals at the Northeast Intercollegiate Figure Skating Team Competition with the support of a home crowd.
MIT’s Sport Taekwondo team ended their fall ’19 season on a high note in the Eastern Collegiate Taekwondo Conference rankings. Besides the home tournament, Cornell and Brown rounded up the fall season. The team is gearing up for the spring season with tournaments at Princeton and UVM, followed by Nationals at UC Berkeley.
A historic season for the MIT Women’s Soccer team comes to an end as they face an unlucky defeat in penalties against defending champions Williams College.
MIT Men’s Water Polo played two hard-fought and exciting games on Nov. 2. Both games went on to the end, the second of the two finishing with a buzzer beater by St Francis College, handing MIT the loss.
Engineers Men’s Heavyweight 8+ Crew grab gold between thousands of spectators at the Head of the Charles!
In the Bronze Rhythm, Salazar and Lin had a strong performance, winning first place in Swing and earning second in Chacha and Rumba.
Engineers Men’s Football dominated Maine Maritime to gain victory in a NEWMAC Conference game. John Robertson and Sean Kent had career high performances for MIT.