2013-14 MIT Squash News

  • MIT Names Three New Head Coaches to Staff
    May 22, 2014
    MIT Names Three New Head Coaches to Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT has selected three individuals to fill head coaching positions on its varsity athletics staff. Julie Soriero, Director of Athletics and Department Head of DAPER, announced Aidan Byrne as the head men’s soccer coach, Michael Kalin as a head coach for sailing and Thierry Lincou as head squash coach.
  • Mazen To Step Aside as Head Squash Coach
    March 18, 2014
    Mazen To Step Aside as Head Squash Coach CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Nadeem Mazen, the head coach of the MIT squash program, will be leaving his position with the team effective June 2 he has announced. Mazen has been the head coach of the Engineers for the past five seasons.
  • Finkelstein Ends Individual Champs with Record of 2-2
    March 01, 2014
    Finkelstein Ends Individual Champs with Record of 2-2 PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - On the second day of the College Squash Association (CSA) Individual Championships on Saturday, freshman Tyler Finkelstein (Greenwich, Conn.) walked away with a record of 1-1, much as he did yesterday. He wrapped up the weekend with a record of 2-2, after winning his match against James Reiss of George Washington and falling to Rishi Jalan of Cornell yesterday.
  • Finkelstein Wins 1 of 2 Matches on Day One of Individual Champs
    February 28, 2014
    Finkelstein Wins 1 of 2 Matches on Day One of Individual Champs PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Freshman Tyler Finkelstein (Greenwich, Conn.) was the lone representative for MIT at the College Squash Association (CSA) Individual Championships this weekend. He will be competing in the Molloy Division, which is taking place at UPenn from Friday, Feb. 28 through Saturday, March 1.
  • MIT Squash Narrowly Falls to Johns Hopkins on Day 2 of Nationals
    February 15, 2014
    MIT Squash Narrowly Falls to Johns Hopkins on Day 2 of Nationals CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - In a very close match on the second day of the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Nationals at home on Saturday, the MIT squash team fell to Johns Hopkins University, 5-4.
  • Tech Falls to Hobart in Opening Round of CSA Team Nationals
    February 14, 2014
    Tech Falls to Hobart in Opening Round of CSA Team Nationals BELMONT, Mass. - Originally scheduled to play Connecticut College at home but changed due to the weather, #7 seed MIT squash faced #2 seed Hobart College at Belmont Hill School on Friday evening for the first round of the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Nationals.
  • MIT Squash Competes at Individual Nationals
    February 09, 2014
    MIT Squash Competes at Individual Nationals BRUNSWICK, Maine - Six members of the MIT squash team played in the first round of matches at the Division III Individual Invitational at Bowdoin College on Friday evening. Nationals will take place from Friday through Sunday.
  • Squash Shuts Out Boston University
    February 03, 2014
    Squash Shuts Out Boston University CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second time this season, the MIT squash team defeated Boston University, shutting out the Terriers with a score of 9-0 on Monday evening. Back in November, Tech opened its 2013-14 campaign on the road with a close 5-4 win over the Terriers. With four consecutive victories, the Engineers now hold a record of 8-4.
  • Engineers Hand Huskies a 5-4 Loss
    January 29, 2014
    Engineers Hand Huskies a 5-4 Loss CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – At its first match in almost two months, the MIT squash team won against Northeastern University, 5-4, at home on Wednesday evening. This is the second time this season that the two teams have met, with the Engineers winning against the Huskies by the same score back in November. Tech has won its last three consecutive matches and is currently 7-4 on the season.
  • MIT Squash Blanks Bard College
    December 07, 2013
    MIT Squash Blanks Bard College CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After winning against Bryant University by a score of 6-3 last night, the MIT squash team went on to defeat Bard College by a score of 9-0 at home on Saturday morning. This brings Tech’s season record to 6-4.
  • Tech Defeats Bryant University, 6-3
    December 06, 2013
    Tech Defeats Bryant University, 6-3 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - At its seventh of nine consecutive home matches, the MIT squash team defeated Bryant University by a score of 6-3 on Friday evening. Tech is currently 5-4 on the season and has just one more match, to be played tomorrow morning, before taking a month and a half off from competition
  • Engineers Drop Match to Colby, 7-2
    November 24, 2013
    Engineers Drop Match to Colby, 7-2 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - At the final home match of the weekend, the MIT squash team were defeated by Colby College by a score of 8-1, with the lone win coming from freshman Nikhil Punwaney (Dubai, United Arab Emirates) in the top spot.
  • MIT Squash Drops Matches to Bowdoin and Wesleyan
    November 23, 2013
    MIT Squash Drops Matches to Bowdoin and Wesleyan CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT squash fell to Bowdoin College, 9-0, on Saturday afternoon before falling to Wesleyan University later that same day by the same score. Tech, who started the season off very strongly with three consecutive wins, is currently 4-3 on the season.
  • Squash picks up 6-3 Victory over Tufts
    November 20, 2013
    Squash picks up 6-3 Victory over Tufts CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – At its third of nine consecutive home matches, the MIT squash team defeated Tufts University by a score of 6-3 on Wednesday evening. With its record of 4-1, the Engineers are having a strong start to their 2013-14 campaign, dropping just one match so far to Connecticut College.
  • MIT Falls to Conn. College at Home-Opening Match
    November 17, 2013
    MIT Falls to Conn. College at Home-Opening Match CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - At its first home match of the season, the MIT squash team fell to Connecticut College by a score of 7-2. Tech is now 3-1 on the season, after winning against Boston University, Northeastern University and Boston College on the opening weekend of competition. Freshman Tyler Finkelstein (Greenwich, Conn.) won at No. 2 and junior David Bian (Austin, Texas) was victorious at No. 4.
  • MIT Squash Continues Undefeated Streak with 5-4 win over Boston College
    November 09, 2013
    MIT Squash Continues Undefeated Streak with 5-4 win over Boston College CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – At its first home match of the 2013-14 season, the MIT squash team added another win to the schedule when it defeated Boston College by a score of 6-3 on Saturday morning. The Engineers are currently undefeated after defeating Boston University, 5-4, on Thursday night and Northeastern, 5-4, on Friday.
  • Squash comes out on Top in Match against Northeastern
    November 08, 2013
    Squash comes out on Top in Match against Northeastern BOSTON, Mass. – After winning against Boston University at its season opener the night before, the MIT squash team went on to defeat Northeastern University by a score of 5-4 on Saturday morning. The Engineers are now 2-0 on their newly-started 2013-14 campaign.
  • MIT Squash Defeats Boston University at Season-Opener
    November 07, 2013
    MIT Squash Defeats Boston University at Season-Opener BOSTON, Mass. – MIT’s squash team opened the 2013-14 season on the road, winning against Boston University by a score of 5-4 on Thursday evening. In a series that only dates back to 2011, the Engineers have a 4-1 edge.