TYLER BARR NAMED SINGLES PLAYER OF THE WEEK AS ENGINEERS MOVE TO 4-0 IN NEWMAC PLAY
Senior Tyler Barr had an impressive week for the No. 32 MIT men's tennis team that featured a pair of wins in NEWMAC action and a three-set win (1-6, 6-1, 6-3) over David Aizenberg, who is ranked 12th in New England, after being a set down on Friday. Barr swept both Javier Esteban de Celis of Wheaton (6-0, 6-2) and Tom Hackett of Coast Guard (6-2, 7-6) to help MIT improve to 4-0 in league play.
VIKTORIYA TABUNSHCHYK AND LIBBY RICKEMAN EARN SECOND STRAIGHT NEWMAC DOUBLES PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
In a 3-0 week for the No. 16 Engineers, sophomore Libby Rickeman and first-year Viktoriya Tabunshchyk posted a perfect 3-0 mark at No. 1 doubles. After wins over Wheaton and Smith, the duo rallied from a 7-2 deficit at Wellesley to pull out the 8-7 win as MIT remained unbeaten in NEWMAC play
MEGAN GUENTHER NAMED SINGLES PLAYER OF THE WEEK AFTER IMPROVING TO 5-0 THIS WEEK
In a 3-0 week, sophomore Megan Guenther improved to 5-0 overall in NEWMAC singles play as she defeated Wheaton, Smith and Wellesley at No. 5 singles. Two of her victories were 6-0, 6-0 shutouts and all were in straight sets.
BAILEY TREGONING MOVES TO #5 NATIONALLY IN 800-METERS
In a dual meet vs. No. 2 ranked Williams, senior Bailey Tregoning won the 800 meters as she ran a time of 2:12.65, which is ranked fifth nationally.