Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Four-match winning streak snapped for UMass

By Ben Lambert

March 2, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team fell to Boston College 7-0 on Saturday at the Bay Road Tennis Club in Amherst. The loss was the second of the season for UMass, breaking their four-match winning streak and bringing their record to...

Weekend pair on tap for Minutewomen

By Ben Lambert

February 19, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team looks to keep its home winning streak going in a pair of weekend matches against St. John’s and Army. The Minutewomen have won three straight games at home. St. John’s currently holds a 1-5...

UMass prepares for match against Long Island

By Ben Lambert

February 12, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team returns to action this afternoon against Long Island University at the United States Tennis Association Tennis Center in New York. The Blackbirds are the defending Northeast Conference champions...

UMass travels to face Yale to begin spring season

By Ben Lambert

February 3, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team will begin its spring season looking to turn things around from a sixth-place finish in the Atlantic 10 last year.  The Minutewomen are coming off a 3-0 fall season, when they defeated Holy Cross,...

Matz hired as women's soccer coach

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

January 20, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

On Jan. 7, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team announced the fifth head coach in the program’s history when Ed Matz, a former coach at Northeastern, was appointed the position. Matz, the 2009 Colonial Athletic Associati...

Comas makes impact as a freshman

By Chris Shores

December 1, 2009

Filed under Tennis

Julia Comas, the 5’11” freshman from Barcelona, wasted no time in making an impact on the Massachusetts tennis team this fall. In the team’s first official match of the season versus Holy Cross, Comas was absolutely dominant. She joined with last year’s Atlantic-10 Most Ou...

Cross Country teams close out 2009 this weekend

By Daniel Herberholz

November 19, 2009

Filed under Cross Country

A week after failing to qualify for the NCAA Tournament, the Massachusetts cross country teams will travel to Bronx, N.Y., to compete in the IC4A Championships. The meet, hosted by the Eastern College Athletic Conference, will...

UMass men and women’s teams place in top 20

By Daniel Herberholz

November 16, 2009

Filed under Cross Country

A rainy day in Boston was not the ideal forecast for a multi-kilometer run. The Massachusetts cross country teams attended the NCAA Regional Qualifier at Franklin Park this past Saturday, with the men placing 11th out of 36...

Poor weather derails Minutewomen

By Pete Vasquez

November 16, 2009

Filed under Crew

The Massachusetts rowing team’s novice squad discovered this Saturday that the Charles River is not its most welcoming course. A month after the varsity crew team contended with snowfall during the Head of the Charles, torrential...

UM to run in NCAA Regional Qualifier

By Jeffrey Engmann

November 12, 2009

Filed under Cross Country

The Massachusetts cross country teams will head to Boston this weekend to compete in the NCAA Regional Qualifier. Both meets will feature some of the top teams in the northeast region, as each team will attempt to earn one of...

UMass competes in Foot of the Charles Regatta on Saturday

By Pete Vasquez

November 12, 2009

Filed under Crew

The Massachusetts rowing team will return to Boston for the Foot of the Charles Regatta on Saturday as its fall season comes to a close. This time, UMass won’t be competing against the elite rowers in the world. The Minutewomen...

Minutewomen have tough weekend at Big Green Invitational

By Chris Shores

November 11, 2009

Filed under Tennis

At the Big Green Invitational tournament in Hanover, N.H. this past weekend, the Massachusetts tennis team got the chance to face three future opponents in an exhibition setting. While they did not fare well – suffering three...