Cameron McCord Receives Truman ScholarshipCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Cameron McCord (Springfield, Va.) was recently awarded one of 54 Harry S. Truman Scholarships for 2012. The scholarships include $30,000 for graduate study for those committed to careers in government or the non-profit sector.
Fronk and Hammond Receive NSCAA Regional Scholar HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Juniors Thomas Fronk (Ueberlingen, Germany) and Chris Hammond (Wilmington, Del.) were honorable mention selections to the 2011 College Division Scholar All-East Region Team as announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. The awards are the first for the Engineers since the 2004 season.
Zach Kabelac Collects NSCAA All-New England HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) added another honor to his impressive resume with his selection to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-New England North Second Team. He is the first player to receive this accolade since 2006 and 16th overall in the history of the MIT men’s soccer program.
MIT Soccer Teams Receive Academic Honors from the NSCAACAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT was the only institution in the NEWMAC to have both of its soccer programs earn the College Team Academic Award sponsored by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). A total of 789 colleges, universities, and junior colleges received this honor while 154 qualified for the award on both sides by obtaining a minimum GPA of 3.0 during the 2010-11 academic year.
Kabelac and Stein-Golenbock Named NEISL All-StarsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Seniors Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) and Max Stein-Golenbock (Boston, Mass.) will represent the MIT men’s soccer team at the NEISL Senior All-Star Game on Sunday, Nov. 27. The action will kick off at 11:00 a.m. at Harvard’s Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium.
NEWMAC Announces Fall Academic All-Conference AwardsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 45 athletes represented MIT on the 2011 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Fall Academic All-Conference Team. Criteria includes a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale, achieving second year academic status at his or her institution, and being a member of a varsity team for the entire season.
Men's Soccer Collects Trio of NEWMAC All-Conference AwardsWELLESLEY, Mass. – Seniors Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) and Max Stein-Golenbock (Boston, Mass.) along with junior Ben Lewis (West Hartford, Conn.) were voted to the first team of the NEWMAC Men’s Soccer All-Conference Team on Tuesday. For the second year in a row MIT had three first team placements and extended its streak to 13 consecutive seasons with multiple honors.
No. 1 Babson Holds Off No. 5 MIT, 2-1, To Advance To NEWMAC Championship GameBABSON PARK, Mass. – Babson College advanced to the championship game of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Soccer Tournament for the sixth straight year, as the top-seeded Beavers defeated fifth-seeded MIT, 2-1, in the semifinal round at Babson’s Hartwell-Rogers Field on Saturday morning. The Engineers, making their third semifinal appearance in four years, finished the year with a record of 9-8.
Fronk and Hammond Voted to Capital One Academic All-District TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Juniors Thomas Fronk (Ueberlingen, Germany) and Chris Hammond (Wilmington, Del.) were named to the Capital One Academic All-District men’s soccer team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Friday. As a result, they will represent MIT on the national ballot and will vie for Academic All-America honors to be voted on later this month.
Tech Tops WPI, Advances to NEWMAC SemifinalsWORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Max Stein-Golenbock (Boston, Mass.) and freshman Nick Diamantoni (Belle Mead, N.J.) scored just 1:08 apart midway through the first half to propel fifth-seeded MIT to a 2-1 victory over the host and fourth-seeded WPI in a NEWMAC Men’s Soccer Tournament quarterfinal contest on Thursday evening.
Engineers Struggle at WheatonNORTON, Mass. – In its final game of the regular season, the MIT men’s soccer team fell to Wheaton College, 5-0, on Saturday afternoon. The loss drops the Engineers to 8-7-0 (2-4-0 NEWMAC) and gives them the No. 5 seed in NEWMAC Tournament. The Cardinal and Gray will travel to No. 4 WPI for a first round game on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 6:00 p.m. The Lyons (9-7-2, 4-2-0 NEWMAC) secured the No. 3 seed and will face No. 2 seed Springfield College in the semifinals.
Second-Half Scoring Powers Men's Soccer to Victory over WentworthCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Three second-half goals, including two in a span of a minute, propelled the MIT men’s soccer team to a 3-0 victory over Wentworth Institute of Technology in a non-conference tilt on Monday night. The Engineers, playing in their final home game of the regular season, improved to 8-6-0 on the year while the Leopards’ ledger lowered to 6-7-3.
MIT Defeats Clark, 1-0WORCESTER, Mass. – Visiting MIT got a goal from senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) in the 35th minute and the defense made sure it held up as the Engineers captured a 1-0 victory over Clark University in a NEWMAC men’s soccer game on Saturday. The decision also helped the Cardinal and Gray clinch a spot in the conference tournament to be held in November.
Samuel Cannon Receives NEWMAC AccoladesCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman goalie Samuel Cannon (Scarsdale, N.Y.) was tabbed for NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week honors following a solid outing against league foe U.S. Coast Guard Academy last Saturday.
Tech Takes Coast Guard, 2-0CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Two first-half goals helped propel MIT to a 2-0 victory over the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in a NEWMAC men’s soccer game on Saturday morning. The Engineers picked up their first conference win of the season, improving to 1-3-0, and evened their overall record at 6-6-0. The Bears, meanwhile, saw their ledger dip to 1-3-1 in the NEWMAC and 4-7-1 on the year.
Babson Tops Men's Soccer, 5-1CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Babson College exploded with four second-half goals, including two during the first seven minutes, en route to a 5-1 victory over MIT in a NEWMAC men’s soccer game on Saturday afternoon. Eric Anderson recorded two goals and an assist as the Beavers improved to 9-2-1 on the year and 3-0-0 in the NEWMAC. Freshman Nick Diamantoni (Belle Mead, N.J.) registered the Engineers’ lone mark as their ledger lowered to 5-6-0 overall and 0-3-0 in league play.
Engineers Defeat Salve Regina, 1-0CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A hard-fought goal by junior Ben Lewis (West Hartford, Conn.) in the 21st minute stood up as the MIT men’s soccer team defeated Salve Regina University, 1-0, in a non-conference men’s soccer game on Wednesday afternoon. The victory snapped the Engineers’ five-game losing skid and raised their record to 5-5-0 on the year while the Seahawks’ ledger lowered to 5-6-1.
MIT Falls to No. 19 Williams, 1-0CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In the first regular-season meeting between both squads, nationally-ranked No. 19 Williams College defeated MIT, 1-0, in a non-conference men’s soccer game on Saturday afternoon. Philip Vestergaard’s lone marker in the 33rd minute held up as the Ephs improved to 4-1-1 on the year while the Engineers’ ledger dipped to 4-5-0. MIT and Williams first played each other in the 2003 NCAA Regional Final, which was won by the Engineers in Williamstown.
WPI Edges Out Engineers, 1-0WORCESTER, Mass. – In a NEWMAC men’s soccer contest, WPI posted a 1-0 win over MIT on Saturday evening. The victory raised WPI’s ledger to 7-1 on the year and 2-0 in conference play while MIT moved to 4-4 overall and 0-2 in the NEWMAC.
Men's Soccer Falters at Roger WilliamsBRISTOL, R.I. – Facing its third consecutive regionally-ranked opponent in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll, the No. 9 MIT men’s soccer team fell to No. 4 Roger Williams University, 1-0, in a non-conference tilt on Wednesday. The loss lowered the Engineers’ ledger to 4-3-1 on the season while the Hawks improved to 7-0-1.
Brandeis Defeats MIT, 2-0WALTHAM, Mass. – Lee Russo’s two goals powered Brandeis University to a 2-0 victory over MIT in a non-conference men’s soccer game on Monday night. With the loss, the Engineers dipped to 4-2 on the year while the Judges improved to 4-1.
Tech Falls to Springfield, 1-0CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Kevin Nowak’s first goal of his intercollegiate career was a timely one as it came with 3:37 left in regulation, lifting visiting Springfield College to a 1-0 victory over MIT in the NEWMAC men’s soccer opener for both squads on Saturday.
Engineers Rally Past Emerson, 4-1BOSTON, Mass. – MIT rattled off four unanswered goals in the second half to come from behind and defeat Emerson College, 4-1, in a non-conference men’s soccer game on Monday. Freshman Alexander Dago (Chicago, Ill.) led the way with one goal and an assist as the Engineers improved to 4-0-0 on the season.
Two Quick Goals Power MIT to a 4-0 Win Over Framingham StateCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Two goals by MIT in the first 10 minutes of action propelled it to a 4-0 win over Framingham State University in a non-conference men’s soccer tilt on Wednesday afternoon. Senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) and freshmen Nick Diamantoni (Belle Mead, N.J.) and John Kramer (Glastonbury, Conn.) each recorded one goal and an assist for the Engineers.
Zach Kabelac Collects NEWMAC HonorsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Following an outstanding weekend senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) was named the NEWMAC Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week. The forward received Tournament MVP honors after totaling four goals, one assist and nine points while leading MIT to an undefeated outing at the University of Southern Maine Husky Classic.
Men's Soccer Tops St. Joseph's, 3-1GORHAM, Maine – For the second game in a row, senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) powered MIT’s offense with a goal and an assist in the Engineers’ 3-1 victory over St. Joseph’s College (Maine) in the Southern Maine Husky Fall Classic on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Cardinal and Gray improved to 2-0-0 on the season while the Monks dipped to 1-1-0.
Kabelac Nets Hat-trick in 7-0 Win Over Southern MaineGORHAM, Maine – In the first meeting between both programs, the MIT men’s soccer team defeated the University of Southern Maine, 7-0, in the opening game of the Southern Maine Soccer Classic on Friday afternoon. Senior Zach Kabelac (Potomac, Md.) posted the third hat-trick of his career as the Engineers registered their 11th straight season-opening victory.
Men’s Soccer Announces 2011 ScheduleCAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The 2011 MIT men’s soccer schedule features four games that will be the inaugural meetings for both squads with three occurring during the first week of the season. The Engineers open the year at the University of Southern Maine Classic on September 2 when they take on the host Huskies before squaring off with St. Joseph’s College of Maine the next day.
Singleton Named Head Men’s Soccer Coach At MITCambridge, Mass. – Mike Singleton was named MIT’s new head men’s soccer coach it was announced today by MIT Director of Athletics, Julie Soriero. He comes to the Engineers with a wealth of national, collegiate and youth coaching experience.
MIT Athletics Fall 2011 Webcast Schedule SetCambridge, Mass. – Webcasting is back for the 2011-12 season for MIT Athletics, with a schedule that includes 26 different contests lined up for the fall it was announced today. Games for field hockey, football, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s water polo will all be included in the lineup.