2015 MIT Men's Lacrosse News

  • Graham Davis Named ECAC New England Co-Rookie of the Year
    June 01, 2015
    Graham Davis Named ECAC New England Co-Rookie of the Year DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) made history for the MIT men’s lacrosse program when he was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III New England Co-Rookie of the Year on Monday. His ECAC selection is the first for the Engineers and comes after he collected NEWMAC Rookie of the Year and all-conference midfield first-team honors last month.
  • Five Engineers Selected to Capital One Academic All-District Team
    May 14, 2015
    Five Engineers Selected to Capital One Academic All-District Team CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Five MIT student-athletes were recognized by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) this afternoon as they were selected to the Capital One Academic All-District first team.
  • John Kramer Receives NEILA Academic Honors
    May 07, 2015
    John Kramer Receives NEILA Academic Honors NEWTON, Mass. – For the second year in a row the MIT men’s lacrosse was represented on the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) Academic All-New England Team with senior John Kramer (Glastonbury, Conn.) making the list. In order to be selected for this award, seniors must have posted a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher be a significant contributor on the field that resulted in a nomination for conference or regional recognition.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Earns Six NEWMAC All-Conference Awards
    May 05, 2015
    Men’s Lacrosse Earns Six NEWMAC All-Conference Awards BOSTON, Mass. – On the heels of one of the most successful seasons in program history, the MIT men’s lacrosse team received six all-conference accolades from the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Tuesday. Freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) was tabbed for Rookie of the Year honors and secured a spot on the all-conference midfield first team while sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.), junior Paul Orrson (Baltimore, Md.), and freshmen David Klee (East Greenbush, N.Y.) and Christian Jamison (Huntington, N.Y.) also represented the Engineers on the list.
  • Springfield Comes From Behind to Defeat Men's Lacrosse, 15-9, in NEWMAC Semifinals
    April 29, 2015
    Springfield Comes From Behind to Defeat Men's Lacrosse, 15-9, in NEWMAC Semifinals SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The No. 2 seed Springfield College men's lacrosse team opened up the second half with seven unanswered goals as it rallied for a 15-9 win over No. 3 MIT in the NEWMAC Tournament semifinals on Wednesday on Stagg Field. The loss gives the Engineers a final record of 12-5, their best ledger since they went 13-3 in 1969.
  • Coach Alessi Previews the NEWMAC Men's Lacrosse Tournament
    April 28, 2015
    Coach Alessi Previews the NEWMAC Men's Lacrosse Tournament CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - For the second straight season, the MIT men's lacrosse team will compete in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) semifinal contest as the Engineers will travel to Springfield College tomorrow, Wednesday April 29 for a 7:00 p.m. face-off.
  • NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards
    April 27, 2015
    NEWMAC Announces Spring Academic All-Conference Awards BOSTON, Mass. – A league-leading 73 athletes represented MIT on the 2015 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Spring Academic All-Conference Team. The Engineers finished the year with a conference-high 182 selections, followed by Springfield College with 128.
  • Springfield Pulls Away to Defeat MIT, 13-9
    April 25, 2015
    Springfield Pulls Away to Defeat MIT, 13-9 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Host Springfield College rattled off three unanswered goals during the last seven minutes of regulation to emerge with a 13-9 victory over MIT in a NEWMAC men’s lacrosse game on Saturday. Senior Chris Cook (Tully, N.Y.) registered a hat-trick for the Engineers (12-4, 5-2 NEWMAC) in their regular-season finale.
  • Men's Lacrosse Comes From Behind to Defeat Wheaton, 10-6, on Senior Night
    April 22, 2015
    Men's Lacrosse Comes From Behind to Defeat Wheaton, 10-6, on Senior Night CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – An eight-goal run that spanned the second and third quarters propelled the MIT men’s lacrosse team to a 10-6 victory over Wheaton College in a NEWMAC men’s lacrosse game on Wednesday night. Sophomore Michael Traub (Aliso Viejo, Calif.) and freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) both produced four points for the Engineers (12-3, 5-1 NEWMAC) as Traub scored four goals while Davis registered two goals and two assists. Sophomore Will Morrison (Osterville, Mass.) led the way for the Lyons (9-6, 3-3 NEWMAC) with two goals and an assist.
  • MIT Tops Massachusetts Maritime, 18-13, in Men's Lacrosse
    April 18, 2015
    MIT Tops Massachusetts Maritime, 18-13, in Men's Lacrosse BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. – Freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) netted five goals, while sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.) added four goals and three assists for seven points to lead MIT to an 18-13 NEWMAC men’s lacrosse victory over Massachusetts Maritime Academy on Saturday afternoon at Clean Harbors Stadium.
  • Strong First Half Leads Engineers to 19-8 Victory over Emerson
    April 16, 2015
    Strong First Half Leads Engineers to 19-8 Victory over Emerson CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s lacrosse team outscored Emerson College, 10-3, in the first half en route to a 19-8 NEWMAC victory on Wednesday night. Senior Chris Cook (Tully, N.Y.) compiled four goals and four assists for the Engineers (10-3, 3-1 NEWMAC) who reached the 10-win mark for the first time since 1995. Freshman Diego Rosende (Plantation, Fla.) paced the Lions (5-8, 0-4 NEWMAC) with three goals and an assist.
  • MIT Sweeps NEWMAC Men’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors
    April 13, 2015
    MIT Sweeps NEWMAC Men’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors BOSTON, Mass. – Following a 2-0 week and a pair of outstanding performances, the MIT men’s lacrosse team swept the weekly awards from the NEWMAC as announced by the conference on Monday. Sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.) was tabbed for Offensive Player of the Week accolades while junior Eric Bartell (San Diego, Calif.) was named the Defensive Player of the Week.
  • Men's Lacrosse Holds off Clark, 10-8
    April 11, 2015
    Men's Lacrosse Holds off Clark, 10-8 WORCESTER, Mass. – A five-goal run that spanned the second and third quarters proved to be the difference as the MIT men’s lacrosse team defeated Clark University, 10-8, in a NEWMAC game on Saturday afternoon. Sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.) led all players with five points on two goals and three assists as the Engineers improved to 9-3 overall and 2-1 in conference play.
  • Orrson and Stolzenberg Lead MIT in 17-10 Win over Salem State
    April 07, 2015
    Orrson and Stolzenberg Lead MIT in 17-10 Win over Salem State SALEM, Mass. – Junior Paul Orrson (Baltimore, Md.) posted four goals, one assist, and three caused turnovers while sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.) registered three goals and two assists as the MIT men’s lacrosse team defeated Salem State University, 17-10, on Tuesday night. With the win, the Engineers improved to 8-3 on the season.
  • Babson Overtakes MIT In Fourth Quarter to Take 15-10 Win
    April 04, 2015
    Babson Overtakes MIT In Fourth Quarter to Take 15-10 Win CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT had a hot start, but Babson had an equally hot finish, and it was enough to lift the Beavers to a 15-10 win over the Engineers in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s lacrosse game this afternoon.
  • Late Run Leads Engineers to 9-5 Win over UMass Dartmouth
    March 31, 2015
    Late Run Leads Engineers to 9-5 Win over UMass Dartmouth CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A 4-1 run during the last 12 minutes of regulation powered the MIT men’s lacrosse team to a 9-5 victory over the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth on Tuesday night. Senior Chris Cook (Tully, N.Y.) and freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) both paced the Engineers (7-2) with three points as Cook posted two goals and an assist while Davis registered one goal and two assists. Junior Bo Prozinski (Ashland, Mass.) led the way for the Corsairs (3-6) with two goals and an assist.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Takes NEWMAC Opener Over Coast Guard, 14-6
    March 28, 2015
    Men’s Lacrosse Takes NEWMAC Opener Over Coast Guard, 14-6 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In a game played in a steady snow throughout, MIT and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy opened the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s lacrosse season this afternoon. The Engineers scored five goals in the first period and never looked back as they took a 14-6 victory over the Bears.
  • Men's Lacrosse Falls to Lynn, 16-9
    March 25, 2015
    Men's Lacrosse Falls to Lynn, 16-9 BOCA RATON, Fla. – Facing its second NCAA Division II opponent of the week, the MIT men’s lacrosse team fell to Lynn University, 16-9, on Wednesday night. Freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) led the way for the Engineers (5-2) with three goals, one assist, and three groundballs.
  • Fourth-Quarter Run Pushes Florida Tech Past MIT, 14-7
    March 23, 2015
    Fourth-Quarter Run Pushes Florida Tech Past MIT, 14-7 MELBOURNE, Fla. – Florida Tech, ranked No. 12 in Division II, outscored MIT, 8-1, in the fourth quarter, en route to a 14-7 victory on Monday night at Palm Bay High School’s Pirate Stadium. Sophomore Michael Traub (Aliso Viejo, Calif.) paced the Engineers (5-1) with three goals and an assist to go along with three groundballs.
  • Big First Half Powers Engineers to 12-8 Victory over Gordon
    March 19, 2015
    Big First Half Powers Engineers to 12-8 Victory over Gordon CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A 7-1 run that spanned 25 minutes in the first half propelled the MIT men’s lacrosse team to a 12-8 victory over Gordon College at Roberts Field on Thursday afternoon. Sophomore Harris Stolzenberg (Weston, Fla.) generated a game-high five points on a goal and four assists to go along with five groundballs for the Engineers (5-0). Junior Roger Evans (Oxford, Pa.) paced the Fighting Scots with four goals as their ledger lowered to 3-5 for the year.
  • Late Fourth-Quarter Goal Lifts MIT Past Wentworth, 11-9
    March 17, 2015
    Late Fourth-Quarter Goal Lifts MIT Past Wentworth, 11-9 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) halted a fourth quarter comeback, netting the game's final goal at 2:14, which lifted the Engineers to an 11-9 victory over Wentworth Institute of Technology on Tuesday afternoon at Roberts Field at Steinbrenner Stadium.
  • Fourth-Quarter Run Propels Men's Lacrosse Past UNE, 12-10
    March 14, 2015
    Fourth-Quarter Run Propels Men's Lacrosse Past UNE, 12-10 BIDDEFORD, Maine – Freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) scored two goals late in the fourth quarter to cap the only three-goal run for either side in the contest as MIT secured a 12-10 men's lacrosse victory over the University of New England on Saturday afternoon. The Engineers improve to 3-0 on the year, leveling the all-time series with the Nor'easters (3-2) at two games apiece. The net score over the four meetings is 39-39.
  • Late Goal Lifts MIT Past Skidmore, 9-8
    March 07, 2015
    Late Goal Lifts MIT Past Skidmore, 9-8 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – With less than two minutes left in regulation freshman Graham Davis (Crofton, Md.) scored what proved to be the game-winning goal as MIT edged Skidmore College, 9-8, in a non-conference men’s lacrosse game.
  • Strong Second Half Leads MIT Past Emmanuel, 10-5, in Men’s Lacrosse
    March 04, 2015
    Strong Second Half Leads MIT Past Emmanuel, 10-5, in Men’s Lacrosse CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s lacrosse team outscored Emmanuel College, 8-1, in the second half to come from behind and defeat the Saints, 10-5, on Wednesday night. Senior Chris Cook (Tully, N.Y.) recorded a hat-trick in the Engineers’ season opener while junior Michael Donovan (Assonet, Mass.) paced Emmanuel (1-2) with two goals and an assist in addition to posting four groundballs and two caused turnovers.