2018 MIT Men's Volleyball News

  • Men's Volleyball Upsets No. 7 NYU, 3-0
    February 18, 2018
    Hoboken, N.J. (February 18) - Up two sets to none, the MIT men's volleyball team hit .538 in the third set to secure a three-set sweep of No. 7 New York University in a United Volleyball Conference (UVC) match on Sunday morning on the campus of Stevens Institute of Technology. The Engineers, who are receiving votes in the latest AVCA Division III poll, defeated the Violets by set scores of 25-23, 25-11, 25-17. 
  • Men’s Volleyball Falls to No. 2 Stevens In Straight Sets
    February 17, 2018
    Hoboken, N.J. (February 17) - In the third United Volleyball Conference (UVC) match of the season for the MIT men’s volleyball team, the Engineers were defeated by No. 2 nationally-ranked Stevens Institute of Technology in straight sets by set scores of 25-22, 25-21, 25-14 on Saturday afternoon in Hoboken, N.J.
  • No. 15 Men’s Volleyball Prevails in Five Set Thriller against St. John Fisher
    February 11, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (February 11) - The No. 15 MIT men’s volleyball team bounced back from yesterday’s loss with a thrilling five set victory over St. John Fisher College in a United Volleyball Conference (UVC) match on Sunday afternoon. The Engineers downed the Cardinals by set scores of 25-14, 22-25, 25-18, 22-25, 15-9 in the first-ever meeting between the two clubs.
  • No. 15 Men’s Volleyball Suffers 3-1 Setback to Nazareth in UVC Opener
    February 10, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (February 10) - In the first conference match of the season for the No. 15 MIT men’s volleyball team, the Engineers were defeated in four sets by Nazareth College, which is receiving votes in the latest AVCA Division III national poll, 3-1, by set scores of 25-23, 18-25, 25-23, 25-23 on Saturday afternoon in Cambridge.
  • No. 15 MIT Upends Emmanuel, 3-0, For Second Time This Season
    February 06, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (February 6) - Behind a season-high 13 kills from senior Tavish Smith (Laguna Beach, Calif.), the No. 15 MIT men’s volleyball team improved to 7-0 with a three-set sweep of Emmanuel College on Tuesday evening inside Rockwell Cage as the Engineers defeated the Saints by set scores of 25-15, 25-15, 25-21.
  • No. 15 Men’s Volleyball Blanks Emerson and Southern Vermont in Saturday Tri-Match
    February 03, 2018
    Boston, Mass. (February 3) - The MIT men’s volleyball team, ranked No. 15 in the latest American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III national poll, improved to 6-0 this season with a dominant performance in a tri-match held at Emerson College on Saturday afternoon. The Engineers blanked host Emerson, 3-0, by set scores of 25-19, 25-13, 25-8 and then went on to defeat Southern Vermont, 3-0, by set scores of 25-11, 25-7, 25-9.
  • Balanced Attack Leads No. 15 Men’s Volleyball To Three Set Sweep of Eastern Nazarene
    February 02, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (February 2) - The MIT men’s volleyball team, ranked No. 15 in the latest American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III national poll, used a balanced attack which featured at least five kills from five different student-athletes to sweep Eastern Nazarene College, 3-0, by set scores of 25-12, 25-16, 25-18 on Friday evening in Cambridge.
  • No. 14 Men’s Volleyball Sweeps Regis in Home Opener
    January 23, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (January 23) - The No. 14 MIT men’s volleyball team earned a 3-0 sweep over Regis College by set scores of 25-15, 25-15, 25-13 in its 2018 home opener on Tuesday night inside Rockwell Cage.
  • Skyler Kaufman Earns UVC Player of the Week Accolades
    January 22, 2018
    Rochester, N.Y. (January 22) – MIT men’s volleyball junior Skyler Kaufman (Needham, Mass.) has been named as the United Volleyball Conference (UVC) Player of the Week after helping the No. 12 Engineers to a 2-0 start to the season. This marks the first time in Kaufman’s career in which he has been named as the conference Player of the Week.
  • No. 12 Men's Volleyball Begins 2018 With Wins Over Emmanuel & Alvernia
    January 20, 2018
    Boston, Mass. (January 20) - The No. 12 ranked MIT men's volleyball team opened the 2018 season with victories over Emmanuel College and Alvernia University in a non-conference tri-match on Saturday afternoon in Boston. The Engineers opened the day by sweeping the Saints by a score of 25-21, 25-17, 25-13 and then followed it up with a four-set win against the Crusaders by a score of 26-24, 25-19, 15-25, 25-21.
  • No. 12 Men’s Volleyball Selected Sixth In UVC Preseason Poll
    January 08, 2018
    Rochester, N.Y. (January 9) – In the United Volleyball Conference (UVC) preseason coaches’ poll, which was released by the league earlier this afternoon, the MIT men’s volleyball team was selected sixth.
  • Men's Volleyball Releases 2018 Schedule
    September 28, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (September 28) – The MIT men’s volleyball program has announced its slate of games for the 2018 season, which will feature a 26-match schedule that includes nine United Volleyball Conference (UVC) contests and ten home games inside Rockwell Cage. The Engineers, which closed the 2017 campaign ranked No. 15 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III national poll, will be under the direction of first-year head coach Todd Elwell.