Boston, Mass. (September 19) -- MIT junior captains Dora Tzeng (Fremont, Calif.) and Sonya Das (Arden Hills, Minn.) have been honored as the NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week for their performance in a shutout win over Mount Holyoke in the team's lone match of the week.
Tzeng and Das picked up an 8-0 victory at the No. 1 doubles position as the Engineers earned the 9-0 win as a team. As a doubles team, the duo is now 3-0 overall and in NEWMAC action as the 17th-ranked Engineers are off to a 4-0 start overall. MIT was chosen atop the NEWMAC Preseason Coaches Poll and is in search of its ninth conference title in 2016.
MIT is back in action on Tuesday, September 20th as the Engineers host Babson for a 4 p.m. start in Cambridge.