March 6, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Playoff time for UMass hockey -

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UMass faces challenge of stopping Lyle Thompson, Albany offense Saturday -

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Sloppy second half plagues UMass in loss to Richmond on Senior Night -

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RSO brings concepts to life through dance -

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The Underwoods deal with a dwindling hand of ‘Cards’ in an exciting, topical season -

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Chris Kyle: An American hero -

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Ballot question asks for increased student health fee to hire new CCPH staff -

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‘Parks and Recreation’ goes out on a good, if familiar, note -

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Why opinion journalism matters -

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UMass to retire Calipari jersey -

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‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2′ a disappointing comedy sequel -

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UMass opens season against Kentucky -

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Opportunity knocks for UMass hockey -

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Ludacris finalized as third performer at ‘Bring the Spring!’ concert -

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Minutewomen advance to A-10 second round -

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Offensive woes frustrate UMass in loss to Richmond -

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Minutewomen enter tough weekend schedule -

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Video monitoring equipment installed throughout Amherst in preparation for ‘Blarney’ -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Professor Neil Forbes receives $1.56 million grant to develop cancer-killing Salmonella -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

UMass, Trey Davis ready for Richmond and Kendall Anthony -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Double trouble: How Anne and Kate Farnham live the same life

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The twins have been doing things side-by-side since they’ve been born and now they’re ready to take the next step forward for the UMass women’s lacrosse team together.

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UMass baseball to rely on the moxie of Grant, LeBlanc

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The Minutemen have two senior workhorses atop the starting rotation in Andrew Grant and Connor LeBlanc, who were both recently named team captains.

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Minutewomen edge UConn in double overtime, 7-6

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Freshmen Holly Turner scores late winner in second win of season.

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UMass softball enters 2015 brimming with high expectations

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Minutewomen coach Kristi Stefanoni expects her team to contend for the Atlantic 10 Conference title and reach the regional round of the Women’s College World Series.

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Robert McLam anxiously awaits his chance to lead UMass baseball’s offense again in his return from an ACL injury

(Araz Havan/Daily Collegian)

After a long, painful road back to recovery, the redshirt senior will return to his position at second base in the Minutemen’s opener on March 3.

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Beasts of the Northeast: Ana Yrazusta and Carol Benito earn regional acclaim

(Alex Lindsay/Daily Collegian)

Ana Yrazusta and Carol Benito were ranked 10th in Northeast doubles teams by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association and are the Massachusetts tennis team’s top doubles pair.

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UMass baseball team ready to shake off snow, start 2015 season

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Conor LeBlanc and Andrew Grant lead the pitching staff, while top 2013 hitter Rob McLam returns after missing all of 2014.

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Inspired by a family connection, Heather MacLean continues to thrive on the track

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Despite only starting track and field as a junior in high school, Heather MacLean is already leaving her mark on the Massachusetts women’s track and field program.

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Playing to the max: Nick Mariano brings strong work ethic, offensive reliability to UMass lacrosse

(Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian)

Coming off a terrific freshman season, Mariano aims to lead the Minutemen to a bounce-back season and a return to the CAA playoffs.

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In her first year coaching, Kaitlin Inglesby already draws rave reviews

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

UMass softball coach Kristi Stefanoni praised the improvements pitching coach Kaitlin Inglesby has made to the pitching staff.

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UMass women’s lacrosse set to take on New England rival UConn in Wednesday’s non-conference game

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Minutewomen Angela McMahon rebuilt the Huskies from the ground up during her first coaching stint and now looks to beat the team that provided her with so many opportunities.

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Tara Klee evolves as a hitter for UMass softball

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Klee, who is a sophomore, served as a pitcher all of last season but enjoyed success as an outfielder and hitter in the Minutewomen’s opening weekend.

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Snow and ice can’t stop UMass tennis’ hot streak

(Alex Lindsay/Daily Collegian)

UMass tennis cruises through Army and Marist this weekend, winning 7-0 in both matches.

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North Carolina ‘a ton better’ than UMass in 20-8 win

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

UMass fell behind 7-2 and couldn’t recover as it struggled to handle North Carolina’s impressive offensive attack.

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UMass women’s lacrosse starts season with blowout 18-4 win over UMass Lowell.

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

With the departure of their two biggest offensive weapons, the Minutewomen had 11 different players score in their 18-4 win over the River Hawks in the first game of the season.

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UMass softball eyes conference tournament

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

With the beginning of the 2015 season approaching, Coach Kristi Stefanoni has set a high standard of expectations.

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UMass lacrosse looks to bounce back against No. 5 North Carolina

(Araz Havan/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen will take on the fifth-ranked Tar Heels Saturday afternoon in Chapel Hill.

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Angela McMahon ‘honored’ to lead first-ever Italian women’s lacrosse team

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

McMahon, who has won four straight Atlantic 10 titles as the head coach at UMass, will coach Italy this summer in the European Championships.

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UMass men’s lacrosse sputters early offensively in 12-7 loss

Photo by Judith Gibson-Okunieff

Army’s defense stifled the Minutemen attack, which only had 17 shots on net.

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UMass men’s lacrosse drops Saturday’s season opener to No. 20 Army

Photo by Judith Gibson-Okunieff

In a cold, snowy afternoon matchup at McGuirk Stadium, the Minutemen were overpowered by the Black Knights, 12-7.

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