The Massachusetts softball team’s leading hitter was selected in the National Pro Fastpitch Draft on Monday night by the NY/NJ Comets.
The Massachusetts baseball team travels to Northeastern with a potential Beanpot matchup on display.
After starting the season 1-12, the Massachusetts baseball team has showed signs of improvement in recent games, but concern about the team’s offensive struggles still lingers.
The UMass baseball team faltered on the road against Siena Monday after it couldn’t finish off a late-inning rally.
The Minutewomen’s hitters seem to have found their stride since starting conference play, and are turning the season around for the team.
The UMass softball team will try to keep its winning streak alive against Connecticut Tuesday afternoon.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team remains winless in conference play after a loss to St. Joseph’s on Saturday.
After mounting a late-game comeback against NJIT in the second game of a weekend doubleheader, the Massachusetts baseball team fell to the Highlanders in extra innings on Saturday.
UMass women’s lacrosse senior attack Lauren Terracciano scored five goals as the Minutewomen trounced La Salle, 20-11, on Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia.
Explosive bats propelled the Minutewomen to two victories on Saturday at Sortino Field.
Riding the momentum of a five-game winning streak, UMass starts its Atlantic 10 schedule against La Salle after going 8-2 in non-conference play.
Kyle Smith scored six goals in UMass’ win last Saturday as Will Manny and Colin Fleming return for third-straight game.
With Will Manny and Kyle Smith reunited, UMass men’s lacrosse seems to be back to its early-season form heading into a crucial stretch.
The UMass softball team faces a series of ups and downs in its win over Boston College.
UMass women’s lacrosse enters Saturday’s Atlantic-10 opener at La Salle seeking its fifth straight conference championship.
The Minutewomen held off a late rally by Boston College to come away with an 8-7 win in their first game at Sortino Field.
The UMass softball team is coming off of a win against Dayton and will next set its eyes on Boston College.
After opening the season 1-12 on the road, the Massachusetts baseball team returns to Amherst looking for an offensive spark.
The Minutewomen have hit a rough patch to start the season, but head back to Amherst Wednesday for their home opener.
UMass coach Mike Stone enters his 26th season at the helm.
The UMass softball team hopes to overcome its obvious struggles in the field so far.
After growing up in Amherst, Quianna Diaz-Patterson is honored to play for the UMass softball team.
UMass baseball teammates Adam Picard, Dylan Begin and Aaron Plunkett trace their roots back to little league as friends in Vermont.
The Minutewomen are getting adjusted to a new pitching style.
The Massachusetts softball team followed up a pair of St. Patrick’s Day weekend losses with a split in its Atlantic 10 opener against Dayton.
The Massachusetts baseball team extended its losing streak to 10 games after dropping its Atlantic 10 season-opening series against George Washington.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team rebounded from its recent struggles to win games against Hartford and Lehigh over spring break.
UMass women’s lacrosse junior attack Katie Ferris notched 7 points as the Minutewomen overpowered Holy Cross, 20-5, Wednesday in Worcester.
The UMass women’s lacrosse team earned its fourth-straight win Saturday against Sacred Heart.
UMass men’s lacrosse’s scoring-troubles continued on Saturday when it dropped its CAA opener against Penn State.
UMass men’s lacrosse looks to end its first three-game losing streak since 2008 when it hosts Penn State in its CAA opener on Saturday.
Katie Ferris and Sam Rush each recorded hat tricks en route to UMass’ third straight win.
The Minutewomen began a grueling five-game stretch by splitting weekend matchups against Xavier and Dayton.
Having defended its home turf against Iona and Albany, UMass wraps a three-game homestand against Vermont on Wednesday at McGuirk Stadium.
The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s underclassmen have seen an increased role in filling the voids left behind by last year’s senior class.
The UMass women’s lacrosse team edged Albany, 9-8, on a last-second overtime goal in a Friday afternoon thriller at McGuirk Stadium.
UMass dropped three straight at Lamar to fall to 1-5 on the season.
The Minutewomen ran into more tough opponents and came out winless in the five-game USF Under Armour Showcase in Florida.
The Minutemen lost at Bucknell on Saturday, 7-4, despite a strong defensive performance.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team is looking to put its back-to-back loses behind it as it travels to Bucknell on Saturday.
UMass women’s lacrosse looks to keep up its balanced scoring in today’s game against Albany.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team was downed by turnovers for the second-straight game as it drops consecutive contests for the first time in nearly two years.
Despite leading scorer Katie Ferris not playing, the UMass women’s lacrosse team overpowered Iona, 22-6, on Saturday afternoon at McGuirk Stadium.
The UMass baseball team grabbed its first win of the season Sunday in a 7-6 victory over Ohio.
After losing its first game of the season on Saturday, the UMass men’s lacrosse team must quickly prepare for Albany’s high-powered offense on Tuesday.
The Ohio State men’s lacrosse team walked off with an overtime win at Penn State, while Drexel won late in regulation.
Brown rallied from a three-goal deficit in the fourth quarter for a 9-8 win over UMass in overtime Saturday. It was the first regular season loss for the Minutemen in nearly two years.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team hosts familiar face in Brown this Saturday at 2 p.m.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team is winning games with more than just a high-powered offensive attack.
The Minutewomen prepare for a daunting conference schedule with a victory over Quinnipiac.
Sam Rush having a breakout season for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team as it prepares to take on Boston University.
The defensive cohesiveness of Massachusetts women’s lacrosse has quietly limited its opposition to less than 10 goals in three of four games this season.
The UMass women’s lacrosse team defeated New Hampshire, 18-9, in a Saturday afternoon road game for its third straight win.
The Minutewomen went 2-3 in Clearwater, Fla., winning their first games of the season.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team used a strong defensive performance and good goalkeeping to come away with a sloppy 8-6 win over Harvard on Saturday.
The UMass women’s lacrosse team travels to UNH on Saturday to face a pair of familiar faces.
The UMass men’s lacrosse quickly put its dramatic win over North Carolina in the past, and shifts its focus to Harvard on Saturday.
The Massachusetts softball team failed to capture a win in its season-opening tournament in Boca Raton, Fla. this past weekend.
Connor Mooney’s goal with 3:18 left propelled the No. 12 Minutemen past No. 4 North Carolina, 12-11, on Saturday afternoon in Atlanta, Ga.
After splitting a California road trip, UMass kicked off its home schedule with a 21-8 beating of LIU Brooklyn on Saturday afternoon.
With high hopes, the Massachusetts softball team is set to kick off the 2013 season at the FAU Kick-Off Classic in Boca Raton, Fla. on Friday.
Check out the Daily Collegian’s coverage of the men and women’s lacrosse teams for the beginning of the new season.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team has its biggest test of the young season against No. 7 North Carolina, but is ignoring the rankings coming in.
After splitting a California road trip, UMass returns to Amherst for its home opener against LIU Brooklyn
The UMass men’s lacrosse team looks to the less experienced players to fill the roles of the 11 seniors lost from last season.
Massachusetts women’s lacrosse heads into season hoping to claim its fifth-straight Atlantic 10 championship.
The CAA is set to be a ‘dogfight’ this season as UMass, Penn State and Hofstra all begin season nationally ranked.
Massachusetts women’s lacrosse coach Angela McMahon heads into her third season at the helm of the program that started her collegiate career.
UMass senior attackman Kyle Smith adopted his love for lacrosse from his father, Norm, and grandfather, Neville.
Despite all of their success last season, the Minutemen fell short of winning a postseason game, something they look to avenge this season.
Katie Ferris notched 10 points for the UMass women’s lacrosse team in first two games of season, as the Minutewomen topped Southern California, and were blown out by Northwestern.
After claiming the Beanpot championship last year, the Massachusetts baseball team hopes for a chance to defend its title at Fenway Park on April 29.
The UMass men’s lacrosse opened its season in dominating fashion on the backs of its second midfield line.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team will look to put last year’s first round loss in the NCAA tournament behind it as it welcomes Army to Garber Field Sunday.
After an improbable run last year ended in disappointing fashion, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team sets its focus to 2013 as a whole new team.
Zachary Oliveri is looking like the front-runner for the starting goalie position on the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team, but it’s one he’s had to compete for harder than ever for.
Kyle Smith’s five goals and Zachary Oliveri’s play in goal lifted the UMass men’s lacrosse team to a 14-7 win over Siena in an exhibition game Saturday afternoon.
The Massachusetts baseball team was picked to finish 10th in the 2013 Atlantic 10 Conference preseason coaches poll on Thursday.
The UMass Softball Complex was officially renamed in honor of longtime coach Elaine Sortino on Saturday morning at an emotionally-filled dedication ceremony.
UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino will add another milestone to her decorated résumé this Saturday when the UMass Softball Complex is officially renamed Sortino Field.
The Massachusetts softball team concluded its fall season on Sunday with a split with American International and UMass-Lowell.
The Massachusetts baseball team lost a pair of games Thursday in the Atlantic 10 tournament and saw its 2012 season come to a sudden end.
The Massachusetts softball team’s 2012 season came to an end Saturday with a heartbreaking, nine-inning 1-0 loss to Illinois State in the NCAA Regional.
Kyllie Magill’s walk-off home run lifted the Massachusetts softball team to its
23rd conference title in school history.
The No. 6-seeded Minutemen were stunned by the No. 11-seeded Colgate mens lacrosse team yesterday in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team came close to knocking off No. 3-seeded Maryland in the first round of the NCAA tournament Saturday, but fell just short.
Tiffany Meeks’ RBI single in the sixth inning led the Massachusetts softball team to a spot in Saturday’s Atlantic 10 tournament championship game.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team captured its first CAA championship under UMass coach Greg Cannella on Saturday.
The Minutemen baseball team won their 1500th game in program history on Wednesday against Northeastern. They take on one of the top power-hitting teams in the country this weekend.
Colin Fleming scored four goals and Will Manny dished out five assists as the No. 1 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team marched past Towson, 10-3.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team won its regular season finale, 17-6, over Delaware, completing a perfect regular season at 13-0.
With a 14-9 win over Richmond Sunday afternoon, the UMass women’s lacrosse team won its fourth-consecutive Atlantic 10 tournament championship.
The Massachusetts softball team relied on a strong defensive effort to complete its sweep of Charlotte on Sunday.
After a pair of losses to begin the weekend, the Massachusetts baseball team rallied for a 5-4 extra inning victory over Temple on Sunday.
Last season, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team played two of its biggest games against Delaware. They will face off against the Blue Hens again this Saturday on the road.
The Massachusetts’s women lacrosse heads into the A-10 tournament as the odds on favorite.
With all cylinders clicking the right way, the Massachusetts baseball team opens up a home stand against Temple.
The No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team wraps up the regular season at the reigning CAA champions, Delaware, on Saturday night.
The Massachusetts baseball team continues to hit the ball well in its 11-5 triumph over Maine on Wednesday
The three-time defending A-10 champions from Massachusetts will open the championship portion of their season as the top seed facing off against the fourth-seeded George Washington.
The Massachusetts baseball team is on an offensive tear right now as it pulls closer to a potential bid in the Atlantic 10 conference tournament.
The Massachusetts softball team looks to build on its 11-game winning streak against Fairfield
The Massachusetts’s women lacrosse heads into the A-10 tournament as the odds on favorite.
After coming up short in the Atlantic 10 last year, the Massachusetts softball team has come out of the gates strong in conference play
The Massachusetts softball team continued its dominance in the Atlantic 10 on Tuesday afternoon with a pair of victories at home against Rhode Island.
The Massachusetts baseball team hosts Maine on Wednesday afternoon in a non-conference affair.
Freshman starting pitcher Conor LeBlanc has solidified the No. 4 spot in the starting rotation.
UMass first baseman Tiffany Meeks was recently named the Atlantic 10 Player of the Week for her recent offensive outbursts.
Without its best offensive threat, Katie Ferris, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team turned to other players to fill the offensive void.
The Massachusetts baseball team finds themselves in the midst of things in the Atlantic 10 standings, as the conference tournament nears.
The Minutemen saved its perfect record after edging Hofstra, 14-13, at Gillette Stadium on Saturday night to clinch the CAA regular season title and No. 1 seed in the conference tournament.
A dominating win over La Salle clinched the No. 1 Atlantic 10 tournament seed for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, while a win on the final day of the regular season secured an undefeated conference season.
The Massachusetts softball team used big offense to carry it to three consecutive wins over the weekend to extend its season-high winning streak to nine games.
The Massachusetts baseball team had commanding offense against the Billikens this weekend, as it outscored the home team 20-8 in three games.
Anthony Biscardi’s huge hit in the fourth quarter of his team’s game against Hofstra led to a 14-13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team win at Gillette Stadium on Saturday.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team takes its 11-0 record to Gillette Stadium this weekend in a matchup with Hofstra on Saturday.
Fresh off its Beanpot championship on Wednesday, the UMass baseball team will take on Saint Louis this weekend in a pivotal three-game series.
UMass women’s lacrosse has much to play for heading into the final weekend of the regular season.
Throughout its 11-0 season, UMass has proven it can succeed no matter what type of game transpires.
With four teams granted the right to play in the A-10 Championship, a number of teams will need successful final weekends in order to ensure themselves a trip to Richmond.
Sara Plourde allowed one hit and struck out 16 on the mound, while tallying her eighth home run of the season in a 5-1 victory over Boston College yesterday.
The Massachusetts baseball team held on for an 8-7 victory following a furious Harvard rally yesterday in the team’s first trip to the Beanpot title game since 2009.
The Massachusetts softball team carries a five-game winning-streak into Chestnut Hill on Wednesday as it looks to stay hot for the stretch-run.
The Massachusetts baseball team suffered its third loss in its last four games with an 11-2 letdown against CCSU.
A 14-save effort on Saturday earned UMass goalie Tim McCormack Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week honors.
In a home clash with St. Bonaventure, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team honored the seniors who performed strongly in their second-to-last home game of their career.
The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team continued its winning ways with two crucial A-10 wins over the weekend including a win on Senior Day.
After a week off from the diamond, the Massachusetts softball team showed no signs of rust as it took care of business against George Washington on Sunday.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team defeated Drexel, 8-6, on Saturday at Bethpage High School, and moved into a tie for the team in the nation in one national poll.
The Massachusetts baseball team grabbed a win in the finale of a three-game series with Saint Joseph’s to avoid a sweep this weekend in Philadelphia.
The Minutemen have been going strong thus far in the 2012 season, especially in the Atlantic 10 conference.
Sole possession of first place in the CAA is on the line Saturday as first place UMass takes on second place Drexel.
As the regular season begins to wind down, the Minutewomen take to the road, before quickly returning to McGuirk Stadium, as the post-season picture takes shape.
Attacker Kyle Smith has taken a large step in his junior season, and now serves as one of the go-to scorers for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team.
The Massachusetts softball team tries to extend its winning streak to four on Friday against Boston University.
Following a couple of record-breaking weeks, Massachusetts softball pitcher Sara Plourde was recognized in this week’s edition of Sports Illustrated.
Ace Dennis Torres takes the mound Friday as UMass travels to Saint Joseph’s.
Despite the 12-1 start, UMass continues to make key mental mistakes.
Freshman Conor LeBlanc continued his superb freshman season with 7.2 strong innings to lift UMass to a 4-1 win over Northeastern in the first round of the Beanpot tournament.
Sara Plourde threw a perfect game and smashed two home runs in the weekend doubleheader for the UMass softball team.
Rich Graef walked-off twice this weekend as the Minutemen baseball team swept La Salle, and bounded into first place in the A-10.
With the help of Dennis Torres on the mound and Anthony Serino at the plate, the UMass baseball team is striving on a string of one-run wins.
Known throughout her career as one of the most dominant pitchers in the country, Sara Plourde is proving she can get it done at the plate too this season.
UMass used a 10-1 second half advantage to race past Towson, 14-3, on Saturday afternoon to match its best start in program history.
Katie Ferris set the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s single-season scoring record in the Minutewomen’s blowout victory over Saint Joseph’s on Friday.
The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team outscored Towson 10-1 in the second half in its 14-3 win over the Tigers on Saturday.
The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse dismissed Saint Joseph’s easily with a dominating victory on a record-setting day at McGuirk Stadium on Friday.
The careers of 11 Minutemen seniors will be celebrated at Garber Field on Saturday as the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces Towson on Senior Day.
No. 10 UMass looks to continue its winning ways later today as it plays host to Saint Joseph’s.
The seniors field for their last regular season game on Garber Field as the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team hosts Towson.
In the opener of a three game series with La Salle, UMass churned out a 2-1 victory.
With losses to two of its top bats from a year ago, UMass has turned to small-ball to put runs on the board instead of the long-ball.
Veteran softball coach Elaine Sortino informed her team of her cancer diagnosis after UMass’ win over Boston College yesterday.
The UMass baseball team looks to continue its strong start to conference play in a series against La Salle that starts tomorrow.
UMass got back in the win column with a 4-2 win over Boston College yesterday.
Leadoff hitter Ryan Cusick has provided a spark at the top of the linup for a struggling UMass offense.
Sara Plourde pitched a complete game, striking out eight and only allowing three hits, but gave up a costly two-run homer.
UConn rolled over the Minutemen baseball club, despite a strong first collegiate start for freshman Conor LeBlanc.
After a successful weekend against Dayton, the Massachusetts softball team looks to get on the right track offensively.
The Massachusetts baseball team has been given consistent performances from its three-man staff of Dennis Torres, Glen Misho and Joe Popielarczyk early on this season.
The Minutemen didn’t allow a goal until late in the fourth quarter as part of a 15-3 handling of Saint Joseph’s on Saturday at Garber Field.
Behind strong performances from both Sara Plourde and the offense, the Massachusetts softball team stayed undefeated in conference play and extended its winning streak to five games.
The Massachusetts baseball team nearly completed a series sweep of Albany at home this weekend, taking the first two games before blowing a lead in the third game on Sunday.
Just like they have done all season, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse dominated on the defensive end en route to a 15-3 win on Saturday over Saint Joseph’s.
Starting pitcher Joe Popielarczyk has been a pleasant surprise for the Massachusetts baseball team this season.
The No. 15 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team swept a pair of A-10 opponents this past weekend to improve to 11-1 on the season.
The Massachusetts baseball team looks to rebound after a tough loss to Holy Cross in its home opener.
The No. 3 UMass men’s lacrosse team faces off with Saint Joseph’s on Saturday afternoon at Garber Field to begin a five-game stretch of conference play to conclude the regular season.
The play of Rob McLam and Tom Conley lifted the Massachusetts baseball team so far this season.
Senior Sara Plourde set the school strikeout record yesterday, and threw her sixth career no-hitter.
Women’s lacrosse will look to defend last year’s A-10 title on the road against rivals, Richmond and George Washington.
A number of underclassmen threw well in the Massachusetts men’s baseball team’s 4-3 loss to Holy Cross on Tuesday.
With all kinds of obstacles at hand, nothing appeared to stand in the way of Massachusetts softball pitcher Sara Plourde from breaking the UMass strikeout record.
The non-conference schedule is now over and the Minutewomen head into conference play behind the nation’s top point getter Katie Ferris.
The Minutemen avenged two-straight losses against Harvard on Garber Field with a 16-8 win behind five Will Many goals, along with four from Art Kell
In its first home game of the season, the Massachusetts men’s baseball team suffered a 4-3 loss to Holy Cross.
Tuesday’s scheduled home opener against Dartmouth was canceled due to cold temperatures and high winds in the area, according to UMassAthletics.com.
Check out what is hitting home this season for the Minutemen and women.
Columnist Stephen Hewitt breaks down the exceptional career of Massachusetts softball pitcher Sara Plourde.
Heading into the 2012 baseball season, the Minutemen are relying on scrappy baseball and other techniques from their roster.
The UMass baseball team has already shown signs of a turnaround this season after last year’s pitching woes and replacing key departures from its lineup.
The Massachusetts baseball team’s pitcher Dennis Torres may have some superstitions of his own, but it is not the source of his budding skill.
Boasting an experienced roster and a strong pitching staff, the Massachusetts softball team seems to be ready to return to Atlantic 10 championship success after a disappointing 2011 season.
Collegian columnist Michael Wood examines softball coach Elaine Sortino’s legacy and whether or not she belongs in the UMass Athletics Hall of Fame.
Katie Bettencourt’s season-ending injury last year was a big blow to the Massachusetts softball team, but the 2010 Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Year is back and 100 percent healthy, which will give the offense a huge boost this season.
After a disappointing season last year, the Massachusetts softball team hopes a more experienced squad can lead it back to the A-10 championships.
One key to the Minutewomen’s success this season has been the dominant play of leading sophomore attacker Katie Ferris.
The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team lost its first game of the season to No. 1 Northwestern, but bounced back with two strong victories over break to improve its record to 9-1.
The No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse kicked off conference play in grand fashion with a win over No. 16 Penn State.
After three straight lopsided victories, the No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will be tested when it travels to face Penn State on Saturday.
UMass coach Angela McMahon said her team needs to correct its miscues heading into its duel with the top-seeded Wildcats.
The Minutemen have hit their stride from the opening whistle, stringing together dominating runs to start their past two games.
The Massachusetts baseball team notched its first victory of the season, beating Hartford, 8-7 on Tuesday.
While students are away on spring break, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will be hard at work.
A monstrous first-half secured the seventh victory of the season for UM, aided by Nina Sarcona’s record setting day.
The Minutewomen continued their winning ways on Tuesday and have Nina Sarcona to thank for that.
The Massachusetts baseball team kicked off its season in Florida over the weekend, and went 0-3 against No. 18 Central Florida.
UMass came away from Virtue Field with the first road win of their 2012 season, outlasting Vermont in a 9-8 stand-off.
Riding a strong defensive performance, the Minutemen are now 6-0.
The Stony Brook men’s lacrosse team defeated Delaware 7-6 on Saturday, for the sixth straight time.