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October 23, 2017

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October 23, 2017

Record start powers UMass football to 55-20 win over Georgia Southern -

October 23, 2017

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October 23, 2017

UMass field hockey loses weekend set -

October 23, 2017

Minutewomen fail to make A-10 tournament, lose to Flyers -

October 23, 2017

DeSantis penalty kick lifts UMass men’s soccer over Dayton -

October 23, 2017

It’s time to reform RAPs at UMass -

October 23, 2017

Safe spaces and the politics of paranoia -

October 23, 2017

Letter: Hold Clinton accountable for her mistakes -

October 23, 2017

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October 23, 2017

Experienced Ohio State club too much for UMass hockey in 3-0 loss -

October 22, 2017

Season-high 29 saves from Matt Murray proves lone highlight in UMass hockey’s 3-0 shutout loss to Ohio State -

October 22, 2017

UMass football picks up first win of the season in blowout win over Georgia Southern -

October 21, 2017

Student in critical condition after pedestrian-vehicle accident on Friday -

October 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer fails to secure spot in A-10 tournament with loss to Saint Louis -

October 21, 2017

Struggles with special teams sinks UMass hockey -

October 21, 2017

UMass hockey drops second of the year in 3-1 loss to Ohio State -

October 20, 2017

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October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

October 19, 2017

Goalkeeper competition heats up

Shane Curran-Hays and Chris Piekos continue to compete for the starting goalkeeper job for the Massachusetts men’s soccer team. Each player has started games in 2009, and coach Sam Koch hopes to make a decision after the team plays Siena.

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UM looks for first victory of 2009

The Massachusetts soccer team has four games under its belt, but is without a win with three double overtime ties. Coach Sam Koch looks for his team to come out against Northeastern Saturday and produce offensively for victory.

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Napoli and Co. look for first win

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team hopes to get its first victory of 2009 when the Minutewomen face Hartford this evening. UMass faces a tough Hawks team that is coming off a 5-2 win over Central Connecticut.

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UMass cross country finishes in second

The Massachusetts cross country team took second place at the Dartmouth Invitationals. The only team ahead was host school Dartmouth, who finished 21 points ahead of the Minutemen.

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Minutemen stay winless, pick up two ties in Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Classic

Mark DeSantis notched a goal in the first half against Vermont to tie Sunday’s contest and Chris Piekos held New Hampshire scoreless on Friday as UMass is now 0-1-3 on the season. Shane Curran-Hays played in net against the Catamounts as the team’s goalie situation is still uncertain.

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Alesha Widdall post back-to-back shutouts in weekend sweep

The No. 15 Minutewomen extended their winning streak to three with two 1-0 victories over the weekend. UMass began with a victory over Albany and followed with an upset over No. 12 James Madison, giving it three wins over ranked opponents this season.

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Minutewomen take second tie in as many games, still without a goal

The offense is making progress as it took 23 shots against the Wildcats, the most this season, but still remain scoreless on the season, the main reason the team is winless in 2009. At the other end of the field, UMass’ defense has been perfect, not allowing goals in the past two games.

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Justine Sowry, Alesha Widdall go international

UMass coach Justine Sowry and sophomore goalkeeper Alesha Widdall took part in the 2009 Junior World Cup, hosted by Harvard. The U.S. national team finished the tournament third in its pool (2-3) and eighth overall.

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No. 15 Minutewomen hope to keep wins coming

After an upset victory over previously ranked No.9 Iowa last Saturday, UMass will travel to Albany in its first road trip of the year. The Maroon and White will face Albany and James Madison.

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Cross country looks to upperclassmen to get back to A-10’s

Even with the departures of Nils Fischer and Jesse Reigner, the Minutemen have 13 experienced upperclassmen. For the Minutewomen, redshirt junior Shiyi Zan will lead a talented group that hopes to rebound from a disappointing 2008.

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13 return for Ken O’Brien

Behind the Atlantic 10 Coach of the Year, the Massachusetts men’s cross country team will rely on 13 returning upperclassmen in hopes of repeating as A-10 champs.

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Minutewomen remain winless, fall to Albany in double OT

Under new head coach Angela Napoli, UMass has fallen to 0-4, with the most recent loss coming in a hard fought double-overtime loss. As well as being winless, the Minutewomen are without a goal in their young season.

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Minutemen head to Burlington for start of Smith Barney Classic Friday

After a 2-0 loss to Hartford, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team hopes to get its first victory of 2009 when they travel to Vermont to play the Catamounts and New Hampshire in the Smith Barney Classic.

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Arikian named to Hermann Trophy watch list, looks to lead UM

Junior midfielder Ben Arikian was named to the Hermann Trophy watch list, collegiate soccer’s most prestigious award after leading the Minutemen in points last season. Arikian is the first player in program history to be named to the list.

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UMass field hockey upsets No. 9 Iowa

Just a day after falling to Boston University in the UMass Invitational, the Minutewomen took down the No. 9 Hawkeyes at Garber Field. The weekend split brought UMass’ record to 2-1.

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UMass men’s soccer falls to Hartford

The Hawks Carlos Villa notched two second half goals in a six minute period to lift Hartford over the Minutemen. UMass fell remains winless after it’s season opening tie to Boston University.

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Offense stumbles as women’s soccer falls to 0-3

Under Angela Napoli, the Minutewomen have yet to score a goal. But the new coach has first focused on defense, something that was strong in UMass’ loss to Providence.

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Napoli steps up to replace retired Rudy

Angela Napoli played for Jim Rudy for four years and coached under him another four years, but has now taken over for her former coach after he announced his retirement early this summer.

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Rudy calls it quits after 21 years at UMass

After spending 28 years coaching women’s soccer, the last 21 years at UMass, Jim Rudy announced his retirement earlier this summer. Rudy’s resume includes four A-10 titles, two final four appearances and 37 All-Americans who played for him.

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UMass men’s soccer aims for third straight NCAA bid

The Minutemen hope to reach the NCAA Tournament for the third year in a row, but they know it is not a given that they’ll make it. Especially when they have to deal with the loss of All-American goalie Zack Simmons.

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