MIT MEN'S VOLLEYBALL

2012 SEASON

Head Coach:     Paul Dill ( 9th Season )   pdill@mit.edu

Assistant Coaches:     Robin Bliss ( 3rd Season )  robin.bliss@gmail.com

                                               Ramon Partida ( 5th Season ) partida@gmail.com

                                               Samantha Lampert ( 8th Season )  lamperts@gmail.com

                                               Charles Morton ( 13th Season )  cimiv@mit.edu

Captains:     Goorge, Hohenberger, Thomas

Final Record:  26-9                 

Final Regional Ranking:  #4

Final National Ranking:  #10   

 

BACK: Robin Young (Asst. Coach), Charles Morton (Asst. Coach), Ken Siebert, David Thomas, Patrick Vatterott, Matt Hohenberger,

Garrett Winther, Benson George, Billy Evans, Samantha Lampert (Asst. Coach), Head Coach Paul Dill

FRONT:  Paul Syta, Caine Jette, Daniel Sngiem, Tim Lee, Evan Wang, Jeremy Velazquez, Malcolm Bean         MISSING: Ryan Dean (Asst. Coach)

ROSTER

# Name Position Year Height Hometown / High School Major
1 Jeremy Velazquez L Sr 5-11 Chelmsford, MA (Chelmsford) Materials Science
2 Daniel Sngiem DS Sr 5-9 Long Beach, CA (Polytechnic) Computer Science
3 Matt Hohenberger OH Jr 6-7 St. Louis, MO (St. Louis Univ. HS) Mechanical Engineering
4 Chris Omahan OH Fr 6-2 Mount Vernon, OH (Mount Vernon) Computational Biology
6 Isaac Margulies DS Fr 6-1 Pacific Palisades, CA (Pal. Charter) Aero/Astro Engineering
7 Benson George MH Sr 6-3 East Meadow, NY (East Meadow) Biology
8 Paul Syta S So 6-2 Fairport, NY (Fairport) Mathematics/Business
9 Malcolm Bean OH G 6-1 Rochester, NY (McQuaid Jesuit) Nuclear Engineering
10 Patrick Vatterott MH Jr 6-7 St. Louis, MO (Kirkwood) Computer Science
11 Kenneth Siebert OH So 6-4 St. Louis, MO (St. Louis Univ. HS) Computer Science
12 Evan Wang S So 6-1 Saratoga, CA (Lynbrook) Computer Science
13 Brad Gross OH Fr 6-4 Centreville, VA (Westfield) Electrical Eng/Comp Sci
14 Andrew Busse MH Fr 6-6 Mount Prospect, IL (Prospect) Mech Eng/Business Mgmt
15 David Thomas MH Sr 6-5 Carlsbad, CA (La Costa Canyon) Physics/Mathematics
16 Alex Klein OPP Fr 6-5 San Diego, CA (Francis Parker) Materials Science
17 Tyler Nolan MH Fr 6-5 Sayville, NY (Sayville) Computer Science

SCHEDULE / RESULTS

 Date Day

Opponent

W/L

Score

Game Scores

Record

Jan.            
24 Tue. @ Wentworth Inst. of Tech. W 3-1 25-16,21-25,25-21,25-16 1-0
27/28 Fri ./Sat. @ Nazareth College Invitational (3rd Place)        
         vs. Elmira College  W 3-2 17-25,19-25,25-22,31-29,16-14 2-0
         vs. D'Youville College W 3-0 25-22,25-22,25-19 3-0
         vs. Juniata College #5 L 1-3 25-23,18-25,24-26,20-25 3-1
         vs. Nazareth College #1 W 3-1 18-25,25-23,25-18,25-22 4-1
31 Tue. ENDICOTT COLLEGE W 3-0 25-19,26-24,25-18 5-1
Feb.            
4 Sat. HARVARD UNIVERSITY L 1-3 25-15,19-25,16-25,17-25 5-2
8 Wed. @ Springfield College #2 L 0-3 18-25,19-25,15-25 5-3
11/12 Sat./Sun. MIT INVITATIONAL (1st Place)        
         vs. Emerson College  W 3-0 25-17,25-22,25-13 6-3
         vs. Stevenson University W 3-0 25-22,25-20,25-13 7-3
         vs. York College (NY) W 3-0 25-17,25-23,25-17 8-3
         vs. Rivier College #9 W 3-0 25-16,25-19,25-22 9-3
15 Wed. @ Elms College W 3-1 25-14,25-17,19-25,25-13 10-3
25/26 Sat./Sun. @ Baruch Invitational (1st Place)        
         vs. Baruch College #12 W 3-1 25-20,25-20,25-27,25-21 11-3
         vs. Kean University  L 1-3 24-26,25-22,27-29,25-20 11-4
         vs. Emmanuel College #15 W 3-1 25-17,23-25,25-18,32-30 12-4
         vs. Stevens Inst. #7 W 3-2 25-19,26-24,18-25,11-25,17-15 13-4
March            
3 Sat. MIT TRI-MATCH        
         vs. Mount Ida College W 3-0 25-13,25-9,25-15 14-4
         vs. New York University W 3-2 24-26,26-24,20-25,25-23,15-10 15-4
9/10 Fri./Sat. @ Fontbonne College (St. Louis) Invitational        
         vs. MSOE  L 1-3 25-21,21-25,23-25,21-25 15-5
         vs. Thiel College W 3-0 26-24,25-17,25-21 16-5
         vs. Carthage College L 1-3 14-25,25-23,12-25,22-25 16-6
         vs. Fontbonne University  W 3-1 25-20,19-25,25-20,25-16 17-6
17 Sat. @ Newbury College Tri-Match        
         vs. Newbury College  W 3-1 22-25,25-22,25-12,25-16 18-6
         vs. Emmanuel College W 3-1 22-25,25-22,25-18,25-23 19-6
24/25 Sat./Sun @ Endicott College Invitational        
         vs. NJCU W 3-0 25-17,25-16,25-20 20-6
         vs. Stevens Inst. L 0-3 17-25,24-26,19-25 20-7
         vs. SUNY IT W 3-0 25-17,25-19,25-17 21-7
         vs. Vassar College L 0-3 12-25,17-25,24-26 21-8
April            
6/7 Fri./Sat. MIT SCRAMBLE TOURNAMENT (2nd Place)        
         vs.  Bard College W 3-0 25-21,25-17,25-21 22-8
         vs.  Medaille College W 3-2 25-13,25-18,8-25,26-28,16-14 23-8
         vs.  Philadelphia Biblical College W 3-2 22-25,12-25,25-22,26-24,15-7 24-8
         vs.  Southern Vermont College W 3-0 25-17,25-21,25-21 25-8
10 Tue. NEWBURY COLLEGE W 3-0 25-15,25-11,25-12 26-8
14 Mon. SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE L 1-3 19-25,25-21,21-25,18-25 26-9

CAPS Denotes Home Match

Overall Record Win % Games W/L
26-9 .74 84-45

RECORDS BROKEN

Matt Hohenberger '13 broke the record for service aces in a career with 185, formerly 160 held by Mike Demyttenaere '10
Jeremy Velazquez '12 broke the record for sets played in a career with 473, formerly 472 held by Eugene Jang '09

AWARDS

Malcolm Bean  Gr
MIT Scramble All-Tournament Team
Andrew Busse '15
MIT Most Improved Player
Benson George '12
MIT Phillip A. Trussel Prize
Matt Hohenberger '13
Nazareth College Invitational All-Tournament Team
MIT COOP Athlete of the Week 1/31/12
MIT Scramble All-Tournament Team
MIT 1000 Kill Club
MIT Most Valuable Player
Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team
AVCA All-America 1st Team
Ken Siebert '14
MIT Invitational All-Tournament Team
Daniel Sngiem '12
AVCA 15 Dig Club
David Thomas '12
MIT Invitational Most Valuable Player
 
Patrick Vatterott '13
Endicott College Invitational All-Tournament Team
 
Jeremy Velazquez '12
Nazareth College Invitational All-Tournament Team
AVCA 15 Dig Club
MIT Defensive Player of the Year
Evan Wang '14
MIT Coach's Award