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Sports Editors S1 E5: This one goes off the rails -

October 16, 2017

Members of the Pioneer Valley’s Native community march in celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day -

October 16, 2017

Club hockey skates to 1-1 tie with UMass Lowell -

October 16, 2017

UMass men’s soccer moves to 8-0-1 at home in win over La Salle -

October 16, 2017

It’s time to break the mold on breaking up -

October 16, 2017

‘MASSEDUCTION’ is St. Vincent at her best -

October 16, 2017

Beck’s ‘Colors’ is fun, well-crafted nightclub simplicity -

October 16, 2017

UMass hockey beats AIC 3-1 to win third straight -

October 15, 2017

Two goals from freshman John Leonard lead UMass hockey to 3-1 victory Saturday -

October 15, 2017

Makeshift back line steps into spotlight as UMass shuts out La Salle -

October 14, 2017

Prof. discusses link between socioeconomic inequality and children’s brain development and the effects on legislation and policy -

October 14, 2017

UMass hockey prevails at Union in 5-4 win -

October 14, 2017

UMass women’s soccer falls 3-1 to George Mason -

October 13, 2017

‘All-Star’ alumni tell students how to make it in journalism -

October 13, 2017

Hockey notebook: UMass helps raise over 500,000 gallons of freshwater while in Arizona -

October 13, 2017

Minutemen play to 2-2 draw against Saint Joseph’s -

October 12, 2017

Talk held on merit and diversity in graduate admissions -

October 12, 2017

Unique McLean will have the opportunity to play a large role for UMass basketball -

October 12, 2017

Prof. discusses how African Gold Coast slaves resisted oppression -

October 12, 2017

UMass hockey looks ahead to the weekend, continuing to build its identity -

October 12, 2017

After week off, UMass hopes to keep streak alive

With their game snowed out against the Buckeyes, the Minutemen hope to continue scoring in bunches when they travel to take on Yale Friday evening under the lights.

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Minutewomen drop to New Hampshire, 11-8

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team lost its third straight game to New Hampshire yesterday afternoon, 11-8. The Minutewomen came out firing after the opening whistle, scoring two goals within the first three minutes of play.

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Minutewomen head to USF for invitational

Despite early season struggles, the Massachusetts softball team hopes to rebound from its four season losses against a weaker pool of opponents than the first two invitationals. The Minutewomen have six players batting above .3000.

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Lack of scoring causing problems for UMass

For the third straight game, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team was held to under 10 goals, all of which resulted in losses. UMass coach Alexis Venechanos is hoping that her team’s problems on offense will go away in time for the A-10 schedule.

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Minutewomen look to end home skid against UNH

After losing back-to-back games at home over the past week, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will search for its second win of the season at McGuirk Stadium when it hosts New Hampshire today. The Wildcats have won both their games this spring and play their first road game against UMass.

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Minutewomen get back to the basics

The two losses this past week to Harvard and Boston University have shown Massachusetts women’s lacrosse coach Alexis Venechanos areas in need of improvement. Against New Hampshire this afternoon, the Minutewomen will look to improve on their clearing, turnovers, and draw controls in pursuit of their third win this season.

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No. 20 Minutewomen play to a 2-3 record at Leadoff Classic

Behind strong pitching from sophomore Sara Plourde, including her second career no-hitter, UMass took two out of five games this past weekend. In the three losses, the Minutewomen’s offense was shutdown by opposing pitchers, scoring just two runs in the three losses.

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UMass drops second straight as Harvard duo combines for nine scores

Behind five goals from Alexis Dal Col and an additional four from Jen VanderMeulen, Harvard topped the Minutewomen, 10-8, Saturday at McGuirk Stadium. UMass competes again on Wednesday against New Hampshire at home.

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Minutemen look to make it three in a row against OSU

After scoring 20 goals against Hartford last Saturday, the Minutemen take on the Buckeyes Saturday for their first game outside of the east coast in nearly a decade.

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UMass heads to Leadoff Classic for tournament action

Fresh off of four victories in Florida, the Minutewomen will take on Mississippi State, NC State, Missouri, Illinois State and Louisiana in tournament action.

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UM hosts Crimson Saturday afternoon

Last season, UMass held on for a 13-12 victory over Harvard, as Jackie Lyons scored six-goals for a career high. Lyons and the rest of the Minutewomen look to duplicate their performance when they host the team Saturday afternoon.

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Minutewomen lose, 10-8, in slushy weather

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team lost its second game of the season to No. 10 Boston University, 10-8. Despite a late run by the Minutewomen, the Terrier offense maintained composure and held on to the victory.

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First half indicative of success in games

There was a lack of sun, warmth and first half dominance for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team in yesterday’s 10-8 loss to Boston University. In the 2010 season, whenever the Minutewomen are down after the first half, they have ended up losing.

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Terracciano, O’Donnell, Florence earn A-10 weekly honors

Three players on the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team were honored this week by the Atlantic 10. Lauren Terracciano was chosen as Rookie of the Week, Jesse O’Donnell was named Performer of the Week, and Katie Florence was selected as Defensive Player of the Week. Their performances this past week helped the Minutewomen earn back-to-back victories against Holy Cross and Connecticut.

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Minutewomen open up four-game home stand

After a pair of wins against Holy Cross and Connecticut, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team takes on No. 10 Boston University this afternoon at McGuirk Stadium. The game marks the first of a four-game home stand for the Minutewomen, who take on a Terriers team in their season opener.

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No. 17 Minutemen explode for 20 goals in win over Hartford

With the most goals scored in nearly eight years, UMass topped Hartford 20-10 on Saturday afternoon at Garber field. The win came in the Minutemen’s home opener and moved them to a perfect 2-0 record.

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UMass ride freshman Lauren Terracciano to 18-8 win over UConn

In just her third game as a Minutewoman, Lauren Terracciano has shown her offensive skill. In Saturday’s contest at UConn, the freshman scored five goals in the 18-8 victory.

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Record-tying day for Minutemen

In UMass’ 20-10 victory on Saturday, the Minutemen tied records for most goals in a half as well as goal scored with a man advantage. The 20 goals scored is also the most since scoring 21 back in 2002.

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Another opposition’s season opener in store for Minutewomen

Having already played its season opener and home opener, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has already gained on-field experience this spring. After defeating Holy Cross in its season opener, the Minutewomen will face Connecticut this weekend in the Huskies’ first game of the spring.

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Extra passes earning Minutemen success this season

In order to create more shot opportunities this season, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Canella has instituted an offensive strategy built on extra passing. The style of play paid off against Sacred Heart in the first game of the season when the Minutemen came back from a deficit to win, 15-12.

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