Men's Heavyweight Crew

2014-15 MIT Men's Heavyweight Crew Roster

June 26, 2015
Intercollegiate Rowing Association Announces 2015 All-Academic Honorees
The Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) Board of Stewards has announced the recipients of the 2015 IRA All-Academic distinction. A total of 295 student-athletes from 30 institutions were honored, with MIT standing fourth with 23 representatives from its men’s heavyweight, men’s lightweight, and women’s lightweight teams.

May 31, 2015
Men’s Heavyweight Crew Wraps Up Year at IRA National Championship
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. – Competing in the three-day IRA National Championship on Mercer Lake, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team saw its varsity four make its second straight appearance in the petite final. Racing each day, the Engineers closed out the event in fourth place on Sunday morning.

May 17, 2015
Men’s Heavyweight Crew Has Solid Outing at EARC Eastern Sprints
WORCESTER, Mass. – The MIT men’s heavyweight crew team kicked off its postseason with a pair of entries in the EARC Eastern Sprints on Sunday. Racing on Lake Quinsigamond, the varsity eight placed fourth in the third level final while the varsity four was fifth in the grand final.

May 9, 2015
Men’s Heavyweight Crew Races at Dad Vail Regatta
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – In its regular-season finale, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team traveled to Philadelphia for the Dad Vail Regatta on Friday. The Engineers, making their first appearance in the event since 2011, saw the varsity four advance to the quarterfinals.

May 2, 2015
Tech Competes in Devil’s Lake Challenge
BARABOO, Wis. – In one of its final outings before its postseason push, the MIT men's heavyweight crew team competed in the Devil's Lake Challenge on Saturday. The varsity eight defeated Georgetown for the first time since 2009, but fell to host Wisconsin in the afternoon while the JV4+ finished fifth.

April 25, 2015
MIT Has Solid Showing Against Bates and Delaware
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Competing against Bates College and the University of Delaware in its final home race of the season, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team generated a pair of second-place finishes on Saturday morning. Held on the Charles River, the Engineers negotiated eight mile per hour winds along with strong gusts on the 2,000 meter course.

April 18, 2015
Engineers Battle Princeton and Harvard in the Compton Cup
PRINCETON, N.J. – Racing in calm and sunny conditions with a slight tailwind on Lake Carnegie, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team competed against Princeton and Harvard in the Compton Cup on Saturday morning. The Engineers’ lone entry, a varsity eight boat, came in third place.

April 11, 2015
MIT Men’s Heavyweight Crew Captures Donahue Cup
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Relocated due to ice at Worcester’s Lake Quinsigamond, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team capitalized on the home-course advantage to win the Donahue Cup on Saturday morning. The Engineers bested WPI and Williams College to record their first win in the event since 2009.

April 4, 2015
Men’s Heavyweight Crew Opens Spring Season on the Charles River
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s heavyweight crew team kicked off its spring season by competing against Columbia, Dartmouth, and Holy Cross on the Charles River Saturday morning. The Engineers’ two entries, the varsity 8+ and the JV4+, both finished fourth in their respective races.

November 22, 2014
MIT Competes at Foot of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In its final outing of the fall, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team saw three boats compete at the Foot of the Charles on Saturday morning. The Engineers captured 20th and 24th place in the varsity 4+ in addition to finishing seventh in the open eight race.

October 26, 2014
Engineers Battle at Princeton Chase
PRINCETON, N.J. – Competing for the second weekend in a row, the MIT men’s heavyweight crew team traveled to Lake Carnegie for the three-mile Princeton Chase on Sunday. With two entries in the eights competition, the Engineers claimed 28th and 58th place.

October 19, 2014
Men’s Heavyweight Crew Opens 2014-15 Campaign at Head of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In its first action of the 2014-15 season, the men’s heavyweight crew team represented MIT in the 50th edition of the Head of the Charles Regatta held this past weekend. Competing on Saturday, the Engineers finished 26th in the Club Eights competition and then claimed 12th place in Sunday’s Collegiate Eights.