2012 MIT Men's Cross Country Headlines

November 10, 2012
MIT Men's Cross Country Finishes in 9th Place at the N.E. Div. III Regional Championship
WESTFIELD, Mass. – MIT men’s cross country team came ninth out of 50 teams at the New England Division III Regional Championship, finishing closely behind Connecticut College and a few better than Keene State.

November 7, 2012
NEWMAC Announces Fall Academic All-Conference Awards
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 57 athletes represented MIT on the 2012 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.

November 1, 2012
Taylor Earns NEWMAC Women’s Coach of the Year Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Halston Taylor was voted as the women’s Coach of the Year following MIT’s performance at last weekend’s New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) championship.

October 27, 2012
MIT Men's Cross Country Captures 15th Consecutive NEWMAC Title
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. - MIT men's cross country, which is ranked seventh in New England, captured its 15th consecutive New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) championship title on Saturday afternoon. The Engineers have won every year since the inception of the conference in 1998.

October 7, 2012
Men’s Cross Country Finishes 13th at NEICAAAs
WESTFIELD, Mass. – MIT men’s cross country team finished 13th out of 37 teams at the NEICAAA Championships in the varsity 8k run and eighth out of 19 in the sub varsity race on Sunday afternoon.

September 22, 2012
Men's Cross Country Finishes Fifth at Purple Valley Classic
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - At the Purple Valley Classic on Saturday afternoon, the MIT men's cross country team finished in fifth place behind highly ranked teams such as host Williams, Middlebury, NYU and Fordham.

September 15, 2012
Men’s Cross Country Returns from UMass-Dartmouth Invitational With a Win
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – At the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational this Saturday, the MIT men’s cross country team returned victorious after coming first in a 39-team field with 63 points.

September 4, 2012
Roy Wedge Named NEWMAC Runner of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - After an impressive performance at the season-opening Keene State Invitational on Saturday, junior Roy Wedge (Lawrence, Kan.) was named the NEWMAC Runner of the Week on Monday. Wedge won the 5k in 15:46, finishing just three seconds before sophomore Benjamin Xie (El Dorado Hills, Calif.).

September 4, 2012
MIT Cross Country Teams Lend Helping Hand to Boston Harbor Association
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Members of the MIT Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams stepped off of the trails and spent an afternoon volunteering with The Boston Harbor Association. By partnering with the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and the MIT Public Service Center, about 30 members from the two teams helped with storm drain stenciling.

September 1, 2012
Men’s Cross Country Cruises at Keene State
KEENE, N.H. – MIT started the men’s cross country season in fine style at the Keene State Alumni Invitational where the Engineers won the team competition over 11 other teams. Junior Roy Wedge (Lawrence, Kan.) won the individual title to lead the Engineers to the team win.

August 15, 2012
MIT Cross Country 2012 Schedule Announced
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s cross country program announced its 2012 schedule, a seven-meet lineup, all of which take place on the road. The season officially begins when the teams travel to the Keene State Invitational on September 1. Two weeks later, they compete at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational, where both the squads finished atop the standings last year.