AUSTIN, Texas (June 25) - Eight members of the MIT men's and women's track and field/cross country programs have been named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America Teams, as announced on Tuesday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Seven Engineers were named to the First Team, while MIT had one Second Team honoree and led all of Division III with eight selections.
NEW ORLEANS, La. (June 18) - MIT Director DAPER of Communications, Promotions and Marketing Ken Johnson, Jr. has been selected as the recipient of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) Excellence in Communications Award for NCAA Division III track and field.
GENEVA, Ohio - On the final day of the NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Track and Field Championships, MIT's Yorai Shaoul earned a national title in the triple jump and the MIT Men's Track and Field program finished as the national runner-up to highlight the incredible performances of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) student-athletes.
GENEVA, Ohio - MIT's Alex Reduker produced national runner-up finishes to highlight the strong performances by New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) student-athletes on day two of the NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Track and Field Championships.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) will see an incredible group of student-athletes compete in the 2019 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Track and Field Championships that begin on Thursday, May 23rd and run through Saturday, May 25. Seven NEWMAC institutions will have student-athletes participating in this year's championship.
WESTWOOD, Mass - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2019 Men's Track and Field major awards as well as the six All-Sportsmanship Team honorees on Thursday afternoon.
Springfield, Mass. - The MIT men’s track and field team recorded 275 points en route to a first-place finish at the 2019 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track and Field Championships, hosted at Springfield College’s Blake Track on Saturday. This marks the 19th-consecutive season that the Engineers have finished first at the conference meet, as MIT has won every NEWMAC title dating back to 2001.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The 2019 New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track and Field Championships are set to take place at Springfield on Saturday, April 27th, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The MIT men's and women's track and field programs will look to defend its titles.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is pleased to announce the 2019 NEWMAC Men's Track and Field Academic All-Conference Team. The NEWMAC men's track and field student-athletes totaled 50 winners this year.
AUSTIN, Texas - The MIT men's and women's track and field/cross country teams have had seven student-athletes earn 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American honors, as selected by CoSIDA. The Google Cloud Academic All-America program recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.
WESTWOOD, Mass - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2018 Men’s Track and Field Coach of the Year as well as the six All-Sportsmanship Team honorees on Thursday afternoon. After leading WPI to a second place finish as well as coaching two major award winners, Head Coach Brian Chabot has been voted as the 2018 Men’s Track and Field Coach of the Year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – On Saturday afternoon the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) conducted the 2018 Track and Field Championship hosted by Springfield College. After posting 274.50 points on the men's side, the MIT Engineers earned their 18th NEWMAC crown.
WESTWOOD, Mass. – The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is pleased to announce the 2018 NEWMAC Men's Track and Field Academic All-Conference Team. The NEWMAC men's track and field student-athletes totaled 58 honorees this year.
Decker competed in a pair of meets in southern California over the weekend and recorded a season-best time of 1:51.14 in the 800-meter run at the Long Beach State Invitational on Saturday. Bratten won both the discus and shot put and finished fifth in the hammer throw at the Sean Collier Invitational.
Senior Raeford Penny won the 400 and came in second in the 200 this past weekend at the Silfen Invitational hosted by Conn. College. In a dual meet with #19 Williams College, Washington won the high jump with a height of six feet, seven inches that was the top mark in the NEWMAC this week. Sophomore Alex Rus, senior Paul-Henry Schoenhagen, sophomore Nick Fleury and senior Warren Staver collaborated to post a season and NEWMAC-best time of 3:18.56 at the Conn. College Silfen Invitational.
Decker recorded the second fastest time in Division III this season (1:51.27) to finish second in the 800-meter run. In a quad meet at Tufts, Shaoul posted the No. 1 mark in the nation in winning the triple jump as he leapt 48 feet, four inches. The WPI 4x100-meter relay team consisting of freshman Oliver Thomas (Goffstown, N.H.), sophomore Nick Fleury (Hopkinton, N.H.), freshman Matt Adiletta (Bolton, Mass.) and junior Antoine Harris (Southington, Conn.).
At the California Collegiate Open, Sweeney posted the 11th fastest time on the NCAA Division III performance list. In the triple jump, Rushel won the California Collegiate Open meet with a jump of 46 feet, 11.75 inches that is ranked fifth on the NCAA Division III. The 4x400 relay of sophomore Aidan Becker, junior Nicholas Frystak and seniors Luke Rehfuss and Raeford Penny took third.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference released the 2018 Men's Track and Field Preseason Coaches' Poll on Tuesday morning. After claiming the programs 17th consecutive NEWMAC crown last Spring the MIT Engineers have been tabbed as the favorites with five first place votes. Voting for the poll is conducted by the six men's track and field coaches.