• MIT Finishes 11th in Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Rankings
    June 24, 2011
    MIT Finishes 11th in Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Rankings CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second year in a row MIT placed 11th among all Division III schools in the National Association of College Directors of Athletics (NACDA) annual Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. The Engineers’ Institute-best finish once again registered as the highest performance by the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC).
  • Three Engineers Honored as ECAC, NSCAA Announce Women’s Soccer Final Awards
    January 04, 2011
    Three Engineers Honored as ECAC, NSCAA Announce Women’s Soccer Final Awards Cambridge, Mass. – Midfielder Lauren Hernley and goalkeeper Meghan Wright have been named ECAC Division III New England Women’s Soccer All Stars for the 2010 season. Hernley has also been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-East Region Scholar First Team, while forward Alisha Lussiez has earned NSCAA All-East Scholar Honorable Mention.
  • Four Engineers Earn All-New England Honors
    December 13, 2010
    Four Engineers Earn All-New England Honors Cambridge, Mass. – The New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) has announced their 2010 All New-England Soccer Teams today, and four members of the MIT team have been recognized for their play this season. Senior Lauren Hernley was the leading vote-getter among all half-backs with sixteen votes, earning herself a spot on the First Team. She was joined by sophomore forward Emily Kuo. Sophomore goalkeeper Meghan Wright and junior striker Alisha Lussiez each nabbed spots on the All-New England Second Team.
  • Hernley Named to NSCAA All-New England Team
    December 09, 2010
    Hernley Named to NSCAA All-New England Team Cambridge, Mass. – Adding another accolade to her stellar senior season, Lauren Hernley has been named a member of the second team All-New England by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). The honor compiles the best division three players in each of eight regions, based on the vote of member coaches.
  • DeRosa and Hernley Selected to Play in Senior Bowl
    November 29, 2010
    DeRosa and Hernley Selected to Play in Senior Bowl Cambridge, Mass. – Claire DeRosa and Lauren Hernley have been selected to play in this weekend’s annual New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Senior Bowl. The game, which features the best seniors from across New England, will be at the fields of Merrimack College in North Andover, MA.
  • Lauren Hernley is Third Academic All American in MIT Women’s Soccer History
    November 19, 2010
    Lauren Hernley is Third Academic All American in MIT Women’s Soccer History Cambridge, Mass. – Midfielder and Captain Lauren Hernley has been named to the COSIDA ESPN Academic All-America First Team. Hernley becomes the third player in MIT women’s soccer history to earn All-America honors, joining Amy Ludlum (07) and Jeri Ikeda (87), and is the first to be selected in the First Team.
  • Player of the Year Hernley Leads Class of All-Conference Engineers
    November 09, 2010
    Player of the Year Hernley Leads Class of All-Conference Engineers Cambridge, Mass. – MIT Senior midfielder Lauren Hernley has been named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women’s soccer player of the year for the second year in a row. With the honor, Hernley also earns an automatic spot on the NEWMAC All-Conference team, where she is joined by four other Engineers. Forwards Alisha Lussiez and Emily Kuo and goalie Meghan Wright join Hernley on the NEWMAC First Team, while lockdown defender Andrea Park has earned a spot on the All-Conference Second Team.
  • Women's Soccer Eliminated in Heartbreaking NEWMAC Semifinal
    November 06, 2010
    Women's Soccer Eliminated in Heartbreaking NEWMAC Semifinal SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Second-seeded Babson College converted its first four penalty kick opportunities to advance past third-seeded MIT in the semifinal round of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Soccer Tournament at Springfield College on Saturday. The contest officially ended in a 0-0 double-overtime tie, with Babson moving on in PKs.
  • MIT Advances to NEWMAC Semi-Final with Dramatic Shootout Win
    November 02, 2010
    MIT Advances to NEWMAC Semi-Final with Dramatic Shootout Win Cambridge, Mass. – By virtue of a 3-1 penalty kick shootout victory, the #3 ranked MIT Engineers woman’s soccer team has advanced to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament semi-final round, toppling the 6th seeded Wellesley Blue in the process on Tuesday at Roberts Field.
  • MIT Advances to NEWMAC Semi-Final with Dramatic Shootout Win
    November 02, 2010
    MIT Advances to NEWMAC Semi-Final with Dramatic Shootout Win Cambridge, Mass. – By virtue of a 3-1 penalty kick shootout victory, the #3 ranked MIT Engineers woman’s soccer team has advanced to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament semi-final round, toppling the 6th seeded Wellesley Blue in the process on Tuesday at Roberts Field.
  • Women's Soccer Falls to Babson, Prepares for NEWMAC Tournament First Round
    October 30, 2010
    Women's Soccer Falls to Babson, Prepares for NEWMAC Tournament First Round BABSON PARK, Mass. – Kristy Benoit scored the game's only goal to lift Babson College to a thrilling 1-0 victory over visiting MIT in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) finale on Saturday. With the victory, Babson (11-6-1 overall, 6-2-1 NEWMAC) clinches the second seed and a first-round bye in next week's conference tournament, and will head to Springfield College for the semifinals next Saturday. Meanwhile, MIT (13-3-1 overall, 6-2-1), ranked sixth in New England in the most recent NSCAA/HendrickCars.com Regional Poll, will enter the tourney as the third seed and will host Wellesley in the first round on Tuesday, November 2.
  • Six Different Players Score in Shutout of Coast Guard
    October 23, 2010
    Six Different Players Score in Shutout of Coast Guard New London, Conn. -- Six different players scored as MIT extended its unbeaten streak to eight games with a 6-0 win over Coast Guard in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game.
  • Women's Soccer Held to Scoreless Draw by Wellesley
    October 19, 2010
    Women's Soccer Held to Scoreless Draw by Wellesley Wellesley, Mass. -- The Wellesley College and MIT women's soccer teams battled for 110 minutes, but neither squad could manage a score, as the game ended in a double-overtime draw on Tuesday afternoon in Wellesley.
  • Park’s Performance Highlights Senior Day Victory
    October 16, 2010
    Park’s Performance Highlights Senior Day Victory Cambridge, Mass. – Andrea Park had a goal and three assists and Lauren Hernley scored in her final regular season home game as the MIT Engineers stifled the Mount Holyoke College Lyons 6-0 on Senior Day at Roberts Field. The Engineers also posted their 10th shutout of the season, tying a school record and sophomore goalie Meghan Wright equaled the school’s individual record with her 9th clean sheet.
  • Hernley Named NEWMAC Player of the Week
    October 12, 2010
    Hernley Named NEWMAC Player of the Week Cambridge, Mass. -- Senior midfielder Lauren Hernley has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's soccer player of the week.
  • Livingstone, MIT Continue to Win Late
    October 12, 2010
    Livingstone, MIT Continue to Win Late Cambridge, Mass. –The MIT women’s soccer team continued their penchant for scoring late to win games. With one minute and ten seconds left in a hard fought battle on Tuesday afternoon, Merricka Livingstone delivered a gem of a goal to lift the Engineers over visiting Salem State College by a 1-0 score. MIT collected its ninth shutout of the season, one shy of the team record, in front of a small but enthusiastic crowd.
  • Kuo and Livingstone Connect Twice to Help MIT Beat Wheaton
    October 09, 2010
    Kuo and Livingstone Connect Twice to Help MIT Beat Wheaton Cambridge, Mass. – Merricka Livingstone set up Emily Kuo for the opening and closing goals in a 3-1 victory over the Wheaton College Lyons on Saturday at Roberts Field. Lauren Hernley headed in the game winner in the sixty-eighth minute to give the Engineers the victory in a decisive contest between arguably the two best teams in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC).
  • Women's Soccer Breaks Through Late in Victory over WPI
    October 05, 2010
    Women's Soccer Breaks Through Late in Victory over WPI Cambridge, Mass. -- For 82 minutes on Tuesday, the MIT women's soccer team threatened to break through the back-line of WPI. In the final seven minutes of play at Roberts Field, they did it twice. The host Engineers used goals from Emily Kuo and Lauren Hernley to outdo their visiting counterparts 2-0 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) game played on a raw and damp afternoon.
  • Engineers Score Four in First Half En Route to 6-0 Victory
    October 02, 2010
    Engineers Score Four in First Half En Route to 6-0 Victory NORTHAMPTON, Mass.--Massachusetts Institute of Technology netted four first half goals on their way to a 6-0 win over Smith College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's soccer action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Kuo Scores Twice to Lead Engineers Over Bridgewater State University
    September 30, 2010
    Kuo Scores Twice to Lead Engineers Over Bridgewater State University BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Sophomore forward Emily Kuo tallied a pair of goals to lead the visiting MIT Engineers to a 4-0 shutout victory over Bridgewater State University in non-conference women's soccer action on Thursday afternoon at Swenson Field.
  • Springfield College Ends MIT Shutout Streak in OT Win
    September 25, 2010
    Springfield College Ends MIT Shutout Streak in OT Win Cambridge, Mass. – The MIT women’s soccer team took Springfield College to overtime on Saturday at Robert’s Field but fell to the Pride 2-1 on a laser of a goal in the 96th minute. The Engineers were looking to make history by breaking the program record for most consecutive shutouts, a mark they tied at four with their victory on Tuesday.
  • Engineers Tie Franchise Shutout Streak with Rout of Lesley
    September 21, 2010
    Engineers Tie Franchise Shutout Streak with Rout of Lesley Cambridge, Mass. – For the second year in a row, the MIT women’s soccer team has tied a franchise record by posting its fourth consecutive shutout, an 8-0 romp over the Lesley University Lynx at Roberts Field. Meghan Wright stopped seven shots and has now kept opponents off of the board for over 360 minutes.
  • Five Engineers Named NEWMAC Players of the Week
    September 20, 2010
    Five Engineers Named NEWMAC Players of the Week Cambridge, Mass. – MIT was well represented in this week’s New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) player of the week announcements, snagging five of the eight honors.
  • MIT Blanks Clark, 1-0, in NEWMAC Opener
    September 18, 2010
    MIT Blanks Clark, 1-0, in NEWMAC Opener WORCESTER, Mass. – MIT junior Alisha Lussiez scored the game’s lone goal in the 24th minute and the visiting Engineers topped host Clark University in NEWMAC women’s soccer on Saturday afternoon at the Granger Soccer Complex. MIT, which posted its fourth shutout of the season and third in a row, improved to 5-1 on the year and 1-0 in conference play while the Cougars dropped their second straight and slip to 3-3, 0-1 in NEWMAC action.
  • MIT Ranks Fourth Among All NCAA Institutions in 2010 NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings
    September 17, 2010
    MIT Ranks Fourth Among All NCAA Institutions in 2010 NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings CHICAGO, Ill. – The National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) recently announced its eighth annual Collegiate Power Rankings. Following another tremendous year, the Engineers were listed fourth overall in securing their highest ranking in the history of the report. The NCSA Athletic Recruiting’s Collegiate Power Rankings assess the academic and athletics standards of all NCAA athletic programs across the country. The Power Rankings were developed to help prospective student athletes and their families evaluate the particular strengths of the top colleges and universities at the Division I, II and III levels.
  • Engineers Hold On for 1-0 Win over UMass Dartmouth
    September 14, 2010
    Engineers Hold On for 1-0 Win over UMass Dartmouth NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA -- Junior forward Alisha Lussiez scored the only goal of the match to lead visiting MIT to a 1-0 victory over the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's women's soccer team in a non-conference match at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Tuesday.
  • Lussiez Provides Only Goal in Victory over UMass Dartmouth
    September 14, 2010
    Lussiez Provides Only Goal in Victory over UMass Dartmouth NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-Senior forward Alissa Lussiez scored the only goal of the match to lead visiting MIT to a 1-0 victory over the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's women's soccer team in a non-conference match at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Tuesday.
  • Lussiez Nets Hat Trick in Engineer’s Rout of Southern Maine
    September 11, 2010
    Lussiez Nets Hat Trick in Engineer’s Rout of Southern Maine Cambridge, Mass. – Junior Alisha Lussiez scored twice within fifteen minutes and added a third goal after halftime as the MIT Engineers women’s soccer team rolled to a 9-0 victory over the University of Southern Maine at Roberts Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Suffers First Defeat at Worcester State
    September 07, 2010
    Women’s Soccer Suffers First Defeat at Worcester State Worcester, MA --- Freshman Gaby Gonet sent in the game-winning goal in the 49th minute to help lift Worcester State University to a 2-1 triumph over MIT this evening in non-conference women’s soccer action at Coughlin Field. The Lancers improve to 1-1-1 with the victory while the Engineers fall to 2-1 with the loss.
  • Lussiez Scores Twice as Engineers Shutout Simmons
    September 04, 2010
    Lussiez Scores Twice as Engineers Shutout Simmons Cambridge, Mass. – Junior Alisha Lussiez scored two goals in the first half and goalkeeper Meghan Wright pitched a shutout in her first start of the season to help the MIT women’s soccer team upend Simmons College 2-0 at Roberts Field. The Engineers improved to 2-0-0 on the young season, while the Sharks dropped their first contest of 2010.
  • MIT Opens 2010 Season with Historic Victory
    September 01, 2010
    MIT Opens 2010 Season with Historic Victory Cambridge, Mass. -- Last season’s NEWMAC player of the year Lauren Hernley scored twice in the second half and propelled the MIT Engineers to a 2-1 come from behind victory over the Brandeis Judges. It was the 200th victory in the history of women’s soccer at MIT and it kick-started a season in which the NEWMAC champs hope to find their way to back-to-back NCAA tournament appearances.
  • MIT Announces 2010 Fall Webcasting Schedule
    August 20, 2010
    MIT Announces 2010 Fall Webcasting Schedule CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT has announced the following dates for its 2010 Fall Webcast schedule. In addition to broadcasting the Engineers' football, men's and women's soccer, women's volleyball and water polo teams, Tech will begin offering webcasts for field hockey for the first time in 2010.