Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen sweep URI in doubleheader

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 28, 2010

Filed under Softball

The Massachusetts softball team swept Rhode Island in yesterday’s double-header at the UMass Softball Complex, 9-2 in Game 1 and 3-1 in Game 2. The wins are number 30 and 31 for the Minutewomen, bringing them to 31-7-1 on the...

Former No. 1 singles player explains dismissal from Minutewomen

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 22, 2010

Filed under Tennis

Down 5-0 in the first set of Magdalena Ploch’s singles match against No. 1 seed Olga Mackhova of Charleston Southern March 16, Massachusetts tennis coach Judy Dixon approached Ploch and told her she was no longer going to be...

PSU upsets Pride, Tigers first in conference

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 21, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Men's Lacrosse

Penn State upset No. 11 Hofstra 11-10 Saturday night at Jeffrey Field after a hard fought overtime battle. Freshman Nick Dolik scored three goals on the day, including the game-winner in overtime, while sophomore Matt Mackrides...

Plourde gets fifth no-hitter of the year in Minutewomen victory.

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 20, 2010

Filed under Softball

Pitcher Sara Plourde and the Massachusetts softball team defeated Quinnipiac 6-0 Tuesday afternoon at home, after Plourde threw her fifth no-hitter of the season and sixth of her career. With the win, UMass increases its winning...

Lecluyse helps propel Minutewomen to victory

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 13, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Canadian flag was displayed at Monday’s tennis match, recognizing UMass senior captain and Canadian native Maude Lecluyse on Senior Day. Following an emotional ceremony to recognize Lecluyse’s talent and accomplishments,...

Minutewomen host Albany

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 8, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team is coming off a string of solid victories as it takes on Albany at 2 p.m. this afternoon. These two squads are on complete opposite sides of spectrum when it comes to recent success. The Minutewomen...

St. Joseph’s falls short to La Salle in double-overtime

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 8, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Mary Elizabeth Klepper of the Saint Joseph’s women’s lacrosse team scored the game-tying goal against La Salle with 48 seconds left in regulation to send her team into overtime last Thursday, but the Hawks couldn’t pull...

UMass takes on SHU after successful weekend

By Kara Deyermenjian

March 31, 2010

Filed under Tennis

What happens when two teams who recently halted frustrating losing streaks with sweeping victories match up against each other? The Massachusetts tennis team will find out when it hits the road Thursday afternoon to take on...

UMass dominates weekend by picking up two victories

By Kara Deyermenjian

March 29, 2010

Filed under Tennis

Coming off a solid win last Thursday against Presbyterian that halted a five-match losing streak, the Massachusetts tennis team was able to string together two more victories over the weekend against the New Jersey Institute of...

Fordham’s Mineau and LaBovick awarded A-10 honors

By Kara Deyermenjian

March 2, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Fordham sophomore Jen Mineau earned her second Atlantic 10 Pitcher of the Week accolade of the season, along with freshman Jamie LaBovick who was named A-10 Rookie of the Week. Mineau, who shared this week’s pitching honor...

Saint Joseph’s defeats Richmond at the buzzer

By Kara Deyermenjian

February 23, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Saint Joseph’s senior forward Brittany Ford hit a 15-foot baseline jumper with just 0.9 seconds left to play in Sunday’s game against Richmond to win, 67-66. The final moment of the game was the only time in the second...