2014 MIT Men's Soccer News

September 17, 2014
Second Half Surge Lifts MIT Past Roger Williams, 4-1
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT freshman Joshua Wilson (West Chester, Pa.) recorded a career-best two goals – one in each half – as the Engineers defeated Roger Williams University, 4-1, on Wednesday evening at Roberts Field at Steinbrenner Stadium. Wilson put the Engineers on the board first when he fired a shot from 10 yards outside the box that landed in the corner of the Hawks’ goal at 21:07 before he capped the scoring with a penalty shot at 80:06.

September 13, 2014
MIT, Newbury Play To 1-1 Tie
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the first time in their season series history, MIT and Newbury College ended their match in a tie as the Engineers and Nighthawks played to a 1-1 draw on Saturday afternoon at Jack Barry Field. Newbury junior Emmitt Dixon (Providence, R.I.) netted the game’s first goal at 54:11 before MIT junior Sean Bingham (Garden City, N.Y.) evened the score on a penalty kick at 63:00. Following Bingham’s strike, both teams desperately tried to score the go-ahead strike, but were unsuccessful.

September 10, 2014
MIT Tops Salve Regina University, 1-0
NEWPORT, R.I. – Junior Austin Freel (San Diego, Calif.) netted the game’s lone goal at 13:18 – his first strike of the season – which lifted MIT past Salve Regina University, 1-0, on Wednesday afternoon at Reynolds Field. MIT outshot Salve Regina, 9-6, but the Seahawks held an advantage in corners, five to three.

September 8, 2014
Bingham Named NEWMAC Offensive Player Of The Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Sean Bingham (Garden City, N.Y.) was named New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Offensive Player of the Week on Monday afternoon. This is the fourth time in Bingham’s career that he’s received this particular accolade.

September 7, 2014
MIT Ties Wentworth Institute of Technology In Double Overtime, 2-2
BOSTON, Mass. – MIT’s men soccer team closed out the weekend with a 2-2 non-conference tie against Wentworth Institute of Technology on Sunday afternoon at Sweeney Field. Senior Gordon Glober (Jacksonville, Fla.) and freshman Joshua Wilson (West Chester, Pa.) each netted their first strike of the season, while junior goalkeeper Jake Amereno (Commack, N.Y.) turned away four shots.

September 6, 2014
MIT, Eastern Connecticut Play To 2-2 Tie
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s soccer team drew a 2-2 non-conference tie against Eastern Connecticut State University on Saturday afternoon at Roberts Field at Steinbrenner Stadium. Eastern Connecticut junior Gavin Neuendorf (Fairfield, Conn.) scored the equalizer at 59:24, but that’d be the final marker of the contest before the game was called after the second half concluded due to inclement weather.

September 2, 2014
MIT Men's Soccer Tops Anna Maria In Home-Opener
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s soccer team kicked off their 2014 campaign with a 7-0 non-conference victory over Anna Maria College on Tuesday evening at Roberts Field at Steinbrenner Stadium.

August 26, 2014
Men's Soccer Second in Preseason NEWMAC Poll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s men’s soccer team was picked second in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletics Conference (NEWMAC) preseason coaches poll, as announced on Monday.