Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Behind Teglia, UMass fights back to tie No. 10 Boston University

By Steve Levine

October 17, 2010

Filed under Hockey, Sports

With young, resilient players, the Massachusetts hockey team succeeded in kicking its season off in exciting fashion. After losing to No. 15 Minnesota to end non-conference play, The Minutemen (0-2-1, 0-0-1 Hockey East) trav...

Minutemen open conference slate versus Terriers

By Pete Vasquez

October 13, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team will play its conference-opener on Saturday night and, if the playing conditions were tough in Minnesota, the atmosphere at Boston University should prove no different. After losing both...

Even without Marcou and Wellman, power play looking to be successful

By Steve Levine

October 13, 2010

Filed under Hockey

On Oct. 2, the Massachusetts hockey season officially began when it lost an exhibition match to New Brunswick, 4-3. The result was reminiscent of last year’s opener, when the Minutemen lost a 3-2 exhibition to the same team....

Minutemen scare Minnesota despite two losses

By Dan Gigliotti

October 11, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team experienced near identical results in its two games this past weekend when it traveled to the Twin City of Minneapolis. UMass lost on Friday, 5-3, and on Saturday, 5-4, to No. 15 Minnesota, but not before a serious scar...

Minutemen open campaign at Minnesota over weekend

By Pete Vasquez

October 6, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team is eager to begin its 2010-11 season. The setting will be Minneapolis, Minn. as the Minutemen face No. 15 Minnesota on Friday and Saturday nights. “We’re very anxious,” UMass coach Don Cahoon sai...

Raiola returns to home state, forwards to be focal point for UM

By Dan Gigliotti

October 6, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Though Minnesota is foreign territory to most of the members of the Massachusetts hockey team, it isn’t to Anthony Raiola. The Victoria, Minn. native heads back to his home state this weekend when UMass takes on Minnesota, a game he hopes to play in and that will feature many of his f...

Minutewomen look to pick up where they left off in 2010-11 season

By Patrick Keller

October 6, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Last year proved to be a magical season for the Massachusetts women’s ice hockey team, which finished eighth in the country and eighth in the national tournament held in Minnesota. The Minutewomen went into the tournament...

Overtime not enough for Minutemen to take game

By Stephen Sellner

October 3, 2010

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Junior Danny Hobbs’ two-goal performance was not enough for the Massachusetts hockey team, as Jeff Lee’s overtime goal capped a 4-3 comeback win for New Brunswick in an exhibition game at the Mullins Practice Rink on Saturday. The...

Gophers and Badgers add to perennially tough UMass schedule

By Nick O'Malley

September 13, 2010

Filed under Hockey

In the Hockey East, where top-tier teams, Hobey Baker Award finalists and national championship contenders so often reside, there’s no such thing as a quick glance over the schedule. Top to bottom, one of the strongest conf...

Beat writers hand out 2009-10 awards for Mass Attack

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

March 23, 2010

Filed under Hockey, Sports Columns

The 2009-10 season was similar to ones in years past for the Massachusetts hockey team. UMass started the season as one of the nation’s best and then went on a second-half skid. While the season didn’t end the way the Minutemen...

Wellman foregoes final two years, signs with NHL’s Wild

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

March 21, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Within less than a week of his sophomore season ending, Casey Wellman is making an impact on the ice again. In his first game as a professional, after signing a two-year entry-level contract with the National Hockey League’s Min...

UMass’ season ends in first round of Hockey East tournament

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

March 21, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team showed a lot of fight just to make it into the Hockey East tournament. A sweep of Maine on the final weekend of the regular season lifted it to the tournament where they continued to show that fight...