January 31, 2010

No. 13 MIT Cruises Past Southern Vermont, 3-0

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The nationally-ranked No. 13 MIT men’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to five following a 30-14, 30-10, 30-19 victory over Southern Vermont College in a North East Collegiate Volleyball Association (NECVA) New England Division match on Friday. The Engineers now stand at 6-1 overall and 2-0 in league action.

David Thomas racked up 12 kills, a .526 hitting performance, five aces, and four digs as Mike Demyttenaere chipped in seven kills, four digs, and three aces. Matt Hohenberger amassed seven aces and four kills in one set while Patrick Vatterott and Robin Demyttenaere both chipped in six kills. Alex Becherer posted four digs and two aces in one set as Troy Tamas registered four aces and four digs. Caine Jette tallied 38 assists, four kills, and one block while Jeremy Velazquez added four digs and a solo block.