2017 MIT Women's Volleyball News

  • No. 15 Women’s Volleyball Blanks Colby-Sawyer, 3-0
    September 19, 2017
    The nationally-ranked No. 15 MIT women’s volleyball team improved to 12-0 on the season after defeating Colby-Sawyer College, 25-19, 25-14, 25-18, in a non-conference tilt on Tuesday night. The victory marked the Engineers’ best start since they opened the 2011 campaign with 11 straight wins.
  • Abby Bertics Nabs Second NEWMAC Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week Selection
    September 18, 2017
    For the second time in three weeks MIT junior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) was selected as the NEWMAC Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week on Monday. In a 3-0 week for the nationally-ranked No. 20 Engineers, she tallied 55 kills, a .417 hitting percentage, and six blocks.
  • No. 20 Engineers Sweep Smith and Simmons
    September 16, 2017
    The nationally-ranked No. 20 MIT women’s volleyball team improved to 2-0 in the NEWMAC following a 25-10, 25-22, 25-18 victory over conference foe Smith College and saw its overall record raise to 11-0 on the year after defeating Simmons College (25-11, 25-15, 25-17) on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 20 MIT Defeats Springfield, 3-1, in NEWMAC Volleyball Opener
    September 12, 2017
    In the NEWMAC women’s volleyball opener for both squads, nationally-ranked No. 20 MIT defeated Springfield College, 25-16, 25-19, 23-25, 25-14, on Tuesday night. Junior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) tallied a match-high 25 kills to go along with three blocks for the Engineers.
  • Andie Maloney Named NEWMAC Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    Freshman Andie Maloney (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) was tabbed as the NEWMAC Women’s Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week, marking the second straight week MIT has received the award. In a 4-0 week for the Engineers that saw them win the MIT Invitational, she tallied 110 assists, 34 digs, and five blocks.
  • Women’s Volleyball Captures MIT Invitational Title
    September 09, 2017
    The MIT women’s volleyball team captured its fourth MIT Invitational title in six years after sweeping Endicott College and outlasting nationally-ranked No. 15 University of La Verne in five sets on Saturday. For the second year in a row senior Lisette Tellez (Miami, Fla.) was named the Tournament MVP while classmate Alli Davanzo (Saint Johns, Fla.) earned a spot on the All-Tournament Team.
  • Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Roger Williams on Opening Day of MIT Invitational
    September 08, 2017
    The MIT women’s volleyball team opened the first day of the MIT Invitational by sweeping Roger Williams University, 25-21, 25-18, 25-16, on Friday.
  • Engineers Defeat Gordon in Three Sets
    September 06, 2017
    MIT blanked Gordon College, 25-20, 25-16, 25-20, in non-conference women’s volleyball action on Wednesday night. Junior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) powered the Engineers with a match-high 16 kills to go along with a .353 hitting performance.
  • Abby Bertics Named NEWMAC Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week
    September 05, 2017
    For the first time in her career MIT junior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) was selected as the NEWMAC Women’s Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week. In a 4-0 weekend for the Engineers that saw them sweep their way to the Morrisville State College Mustang Tournament title, she tallied 44 kills, a .468 hitting performance, five digs, and three blocks en route to All-Tournament Team honors.
  • Women’s Volleyball Captures Mustang Tournament Title
    September 03, 2017
    The MIT women’s volleyball team swept its way to the Morrisville State College Mustang Tournament title as it blanked first-time opponents Penn State – Behrend (25-12, 25-21, 25-16) and SUNY Oswego (25-15, 25-16, 25-21) on Sunday afternoon. Senior Lisette Tellez (Miami, Fla.) was named the Tournament MVP while junior Abby Bertics (La Jolla, Calif.) secured a spot on the All-Tournament Team.
  • MIT Opens Season with Two Sweeps at Mustang Tournament
    September 02, 2017
    For the second time in three years the MIT women’s volleyball team kicked off its season by sweeping its opening matches at the Morrisville State College Mustang Tournament on Saturday evening. In the first meeting between both programs, the Engineers overpowered Alfred State College before battling Keystone College for a three-set victory.
  • Women’s Volleyball Tabbed for First Place in NEWMAC Preseason Poll
    August 28, 2017
    In the NEWMAC Preseason Poll, the MIT women’s volleyball team ranked first and received eight first-place votes as announced by the league on Tuesday.
  • Women's Volleyball Adds Four Freshmen to 2017 Roster
    August 18, 2017
    The MIT women’s volleyball team has announced its incoming recruiting class for the 2017 season as four student-athletes join the program, which will be under the direction of reigning NEWMAC Coach of the Year Paul Dill.
  • Women’s Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule
    July 03, 2017
    The MIT women’s volleyball team has announced its schedule for the upcoming 2017 season, which will feature 14 home matches.