Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Pierce sets school freshman record for Delaware

By Robert Hanlon

September 21, 2010

The Delaware football team remained undefeated with its third win of the season on Saturday over Duquesne, 30-6, on the strength of a stellar performance from running back Andrew Pierce. Pierce led the Blue Hens in their ground...

Beaulieu and Gomez earn weekly honors

By Chris Noreika

September 14, 2010

The Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week awards were announced last Monday by the league office. Forward T.J. Beaulieu of Charlotte and forward Simon Gomez of Duquesne were both rewarded for their hard play this week....

Flyers win Penn Invitational

By Dan Lajoie

September 14, 2010

On Sunday afternoon, the Dayton women’s soccer team defeated Pennsylvania, 2-0, becoming the champions of the 2010 Penn Invitational Tournament. The Flyers, the defending champions of the Atlantic 10 and the preseason favorite to repeat, improved to a 6...

Temple at head of Atlantic 10

By Stephen Hewitt

September 14, 2010

The Temple field hockey team currently sits at the top of the Atlantic 10 standings with a 4-1 record, one game ahead of West Chester. The Owls achieved a winning record mainly due to the outstanding play of goalkeeper Sarah Dalrymple. The senior has come up...

James Madison upsets Virginia Tech

By Nick Bellofatto

September 14, 2010

James Madison did its best 2007 Appalachian State impression by handing a Top 25 BCS opponent – Virginia Tech – its second loss of this early season. Ranked No. 13 in the BCS national polls, VA Tech was upset 21-16 by the Dukes. The win is considered the second...

James Madison shocks No. 13 Virginia

By Stephen Sellner

September 13, 2010

The James Madison football team pulled off a high-profile victory on Saturday as they defeated No. 13 Virginia Tech, 21-17. JMU coach Mickey Matthews, who won the FCS National Championship in 2004 coaching the Dukes, was ecstatic...

Dayton picked to top A-10, Sherwood makes debut

By Stephen Sellner

September 8, 2010

For the second straight year, the defending conference title champion Dayton women’s soccer team begins the season as the team to beat, according to the Atlantic 10 preseason polls. Katherine Boone, the reigning A-10 Defensive...

SLU untouchable in A-10 predictions

By Dan Lajoie

September 8, 2010

Saint Louis has been picked to repeat as Atlantic 10 men’s soccer champions this season, according to a preseason poll. The Billikens, who went 15-7 last season, earned an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament last year...

Villanova favored to repeat in CAA

By Robert Hanlon

September 8, 2010

The Villanova football team enters the season as the No. 1 contender in the CAA preseason poll after winning the National Championship last season. Villanova will return 15 players from last year’s starters including seven...

UMass, Richmond picked to top A-10

By Stephen Hewitt

September 8, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team is projected to be crowned Atlantic 10 conference champions in 2010, according to this year’s preseason poll. Nine Minutewomen starters will return from last year’s squad, including All-American...

49ers drop pair of games over weekend

By Daniel Giardina

May 3, 2010

The Charlotte softball team lost to Fordham, 1-0, in Game 1 and 8-0 in Game 2 on Saturday. The 49ers have now dropped their last two games and slid to 14-4. Charlotte pitcher Emily Jeffery (294 strikeouts), who broke her strikeout ...

Charlotte continues to lead Atlantic 10

By Steve Levine

April 28, 2010

In the very competitive Atlantic 10 conference, only the Charlotte baseball team can truly say it is the cream of the crop. The conference-leading 49ers (29-9, 12-3 A-10) average nearly 10 runs per game. The individual statistics...