Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Towson clinches CAA regular season title

By Michael Counos

April 28, 2010

The Towson men’s lacrosse team clinched the Colonial Athletic Association regular season title with a 10-9 victory over Penn State on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers won their fifth game in a row, improving their record to 6-5...

Fordham sweeps Temple

By Daniel Giardina

April 26, 2010

After coming off three solid wins, the Fordham softball team swept Temple and improved its Atlantic 10 record to 12-2.  Ever since losing to Massachusetts, the Rams are on a 13-game winning streak. The last game for Fordham...

PSU upsets Pride, Tigers first in conference

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 21, 2010

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...

Valencia throws perfect game; Yellow Jackets come back after loss

By Daniel Giardina

April 15, 2010

Michigan right hand pitcher and junior Jordan Valencia claimed her first perfect game on Saturday against Minnesota.  The No. 2 Wolverines beat the Gophers by scoring 10 runs in five innings, which is the mercy rule in Divison...

Card, Love recieve CAA accolades

By Eric Mansfield

April 15, 2010

The Colonial Athletic Association awarded Hofstra attackman Jay Card and Towson goalkeeper Travis Love with men’s lacrosse co-Player of the Week honors on Monday. In an 18-2 victory over Manhattan last Tuesday, Card produced two goals and three assists. As part of the Konica-Min...

Dayton takes two of three against GW

By Scott Cournoyer

April 15, 2010

The Dayton baseball team took two of its three games in a series against George Washington over the weekend which featured plenty of solid hitting. The series generated a staggering 41 combined runs, which allowed several players...

Towson defeats UMBC on Wednesday

By David Martin

April 8, 2010

In a classic give-and-take game, Tim Stratton’s hat trick proved to be the deciding factor in the Towson men’s lacrosse team’s second straight win as it beat UMBC, 10-7, on Wednesday evening. Stratton, a junior attacker...

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

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 8, 2010

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...

Colonials tie for 1st after rout over SBU

By Michael Wood

April 7, 2010

A commanding 15-4 victory over St. Bonaventure on Saturday vaulted the George Washington baseball team into a tie for first place in the Atlantic 10 conference. Capitalizing on six errors by their opponents, the Colonials earned...

Jeffery sets Charlotte strikeout record

By Scott Cournoyer

April 7, 2010

Charlotte ace Emily Jeffery set the school record for career strikeouts with 590 over the weekend.  Jeffery passed former 49er Kristen Bowen on Saturday, striking out the fourth batter of the game to cement the record in her...

Drexel loses win streak before dramatically defeating Lafayette

By Dan Gigliotti

March 30, 2010

The Drexel men’s lacrosse team experienced both anguish and jubilation in two games this week, losing a six-game win streak to previously unranked Villanova and beating Lafayette in the final minute. The No. 11-ranked Dragons...

Teams get into A-10 schedule

By Scott Cournoyer

March 30, 2010

As spring attempts to wash away the cold of winter, the sights and sounds of America’s pastime finally returned as the Atlantic 10 Conference began over the weekend, giving a peek at who could be the upper-tier squads throughout the season. Rivers, Gillespie power Charlot...