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Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win -

January 7, 2018

Northampton City Council elects Ryan O’Donnell as new council president -

January 7, 2018

UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell -

January 7, 2018

UMass hockey falls to UMass Lowell in 8-3 blowout -

January 7, 2018

Markert, Weinraub first A-10 co-players of the Week during conference play

Nicole Markert of St. Bonaventure and Whitney Weinraub of Charlotte are strong players this season and the Atlantic 10 conference acknowledged that this past week by naming them co-players of the Week.

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Minutemen square off with Fordham Saturday at Rudd Field

With three wins in as many games, UMass looks to extend its winning streak to four games this Saturday when they host the Rams. The Minutemen have not lost in their previous six games, a streak that dates back to Sept. 11.

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Piekos, Amick help Koch to 200th win at UMass

With Chris Piekos playing solid in net and Stuart Amick playing his original position, the Minutemen have won three games in a row including Tuesday’s 3-0 win over Colgate. The victory was also the 200th win at UMass for coach Sam Koch.

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Minutewomen gets rematch with Syracuse on Saturday

After being knocked out of the NCAA Tournament last fall by Syracuse, UMass will look for revenge as they head to New York for a rematch with the No. 6 team in the nation. UMass will look to forward Jill Powers who has had success against the Orange in the past.

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Sowry Minutewomen finding success on the road

Despite plenty of support when playing at Garber Field this season, UMass has gone 3-0 on the road and 4-2 at home. The Minutewomen hope to continue that success on the road when they head to No. 6 Syracuse this weekend.

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UMass looks to continue success at Holy Cross

The last time the Minutewomen visited Holy Cross, they came away with a crushing 7-0 victory. UMass will look to Magdalena Ploch, Candynce Boney and Maude Lecluyse to try and repeat those results today.

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UMass men’s soccer defeats Colgate, 3-0

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team won its third straight game over Colgate, 3-0. The Minutemen scored all three goals in the first half.

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Skrajewski a star starter

For most freshmen, playing collegiate soccer is an adjustment that takes time and energy in order for a player to develop. A lot of rookies hardly see the field their first year, sitting behind more experienced players in order to learn the system.

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Kelly, Charochak sweep A-10 weekly awards

After No. 9 UMass swept Vermont and Quinnipiac, two of its players swept the conference weekly awards. Katie Kelly earned the A-10 Player of the Week while Kara Charochak earned Rookie of the Week.

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Defense key as Minutemen near conference play

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team knows a thing or two about playing solid team defense.

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Several Minutewomen start tennis season with wins at Eastern Collegiate Invitational

The Massachusetts tennis team got its season off on the right track at the Eastern Collegiate Invitational this weekend. The doubles pairs were the stars during the event as junior Candynce Boney and senior Maude Lecluyse teamed up to win the No. 1 doubles title. The team of Tanisha Hodgson and Jocelyn Providence battled back from a tough first-round loss to win the second doubles consolation bracket as well.

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Men’s soccer looks to extend winning streak against Colgate

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team hopes to pick up on its momentum from a two-game winning streak as it plays Colgate at home today. The match marks the first time in almost a month that the Minutemen have played at Rudd Field.

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Cota leading at a young age

The Minutewomen probably wouldn’t be in the midst of a five-game unbeaten streak if it wasn’t for strong defense, specifically goaltending.

Up until its last game against Duquesne, UMass (3-4-2) played every game splitting time in net between senior Lauren Luckey and freshman Emily Cota. Against Duquesne, however, Cota made her first career start, saving eight shots in a shutout effort. It was the first time all season UMass coach Angela Napoli stuck with one goalie for all 90 minutes.

Cota’s recent efforts have been recognized by both UMass and the Atlantic-10 conference, as she was awarded the UMass Player of the Week as well as A-10 Co-Rookie of the Week.

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UMass wins two in a row, Arikian making presence known

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team defeated Siena Saturday afternoon, as midfielder Ben Arikian and forward Mark DeSantis anchored a Minutemen offensive attack that was up to speed with a stingy defense led by goalkeeper Shane Curran-Hays. UMass returns to Rudd Field after its five game road trip to take on Colgate, Tuesday, at 3:30 p.m.

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Offense explodes as UMass takes two games over the weekend

The Minutewomen avoided falling over the weekend to Vermont and Quinnipiac, two teams that could have been possible trap games. The offense led the way, scoring nine goals in the two games, seven of which came against Quinnipiac.

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Minutewomen start A-10 schedule with weekend sweep

After a dissapointing start to the season, all facets of the Minutewomen have begun to click as they currently are on a five-game undefeated streak. The last two games fo the streak came this past weekend as UMass topped St. Joe’s and Duquesne to begin the Atlantic 10 season.

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Smith getting hot at right time for Minutewomen offense

After getting its first win of 2009 on Sept. 20, the Minutewomen are currently in the midst of a three-game winning streak, thanks in part to midfielders Therese Smith and Meredith Fox. Coach Angela Napoli has seen her team consistently perform not only in the first half, but also at the end of games.

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UMass women’s soccer starts Atlantic 10 schedule

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team hopes its early struggles are left in the past as the Minutewomen begin conference play against Saint Joseph’s and Duquesne.

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UMass tennis prepares for opening tournament

The Massachusetts tennis team opens its season this weekend at the Eastern Collegiate Invitational Tournament. UMass coach Judy Dixon is looking for captain Maude Lecluyse to lead what Dixon calls the deepest team she’s ever coached.

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UMass men’s soccer team hoping to use Amick on offense

Lehigh transfer Mark Dangleis is starting to prove himself as a premier defender, allowing Stuart Amick to move back to midfield. The Minutemen hope the move will make him into another offensive weapon.

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