Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Star search is on for Mass Attack

By Steve Levine

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

It seems like ages ago was when the Massachusetts hockey team finished in second place in the Hockey East. In reality, it was five years ago, when the 2006-2007 Minutemen enjoyed their most successful season in over a deca...

Teglia looks to fill void left behind by Dainton

By Michael Wood

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

With the season just about to begin, the Massachusetts hockey team is no closer to choosing a starting goaltender than it was at the end of last season. After losing former captain and all-time saves leader Paul Dainton to...

Roster breakdown for 2011-2012 Minutemen

By Scott Cournoyer

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

In 2010-2011, the Massachusetts hockey team, because of its lack of physical size, relied on speed, quickness and good movement to dictate the tempo and pace of each game. This season, with the physical development seen in...

Minutemen add size, look to make impact in Hockey East

By Scott Cournoyer

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

To put it bluntly, the 2010-11 season for the Massachusetts hockey team was a campaign to forget. With 14 freshmen and five contributing seniors departed from ’09-10, along with defensive miscues, shaky goaltending and the...

Minutemen bulk up for 2011-2012 season

By Steve Levine

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

Hockey is just as much about size, strength and physicality as it is about speed, agility and skill. Last year, the Massachusetts men’s hockey roster consisted of 14 freshmen, many of whom possessed only those latter elements...

Men’s Hockey: 2011 Schedule

By Matt Strong

October 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey, Sports

View UMass Hockey Schedule 2011-2012 in a larger map Oct. 7 @ Northeastern Oct. 14 vs. Bentley Oct. 15 @ Providence Oct. 21 @ Boston College Oct. 28 vs. Boston University Oct. 29 @ Boston University Nov. 4 @ New Hampshire Nov. 5 vs. Boston College Nov. 11 vs. Holy Cross Nov. 12 vs. Northeastern Nov. 18 vs. Maine Nov. 19 @ UMass Lowell Nov. 22 @ Ve...

Minutemen host Maroon & White Scrimmage

By Steve Levine

September 29, 2011

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team will officially begin its 2011-2012 campaign this Saturday when the Minutemen play an intrasquad scrimmage at the Mullins Center Practice Rink. The opening puck drop is set for 4 p.m. and...

UMass joins UNH, UVM and Maine for Frozen Fenway 2012

By Michael Wood

August 30, 2011

Filed under Hockey

On Jan. 7, 2012, the Massachusetts hockey team will take the ice alongside Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont in America’s oldest ballpark as part of Frozen Fenway 2012. The Boston Red Sox, Hockey East Association, Fenway...

Boston College Eagles take home 10th Hockey East title

By Amy Chaunt

March 21, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Hockey

Junior forward Cam Atkinson scored two goals on Saturday evening for the Boston College hockey team, including the game-winner as the Eagles defeated Merrimack, 5-3, in the 27th annual Hockey East Championship at TD Garden. Atkinson...

Mass Attack’s season comes to a close in loss to Eagles

By Dan Gigliotti

March 20, 2011

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team’s season ended last Saturday, March 12 with a 4-2 loss to No. 2 Boston College in the quarterfinal round of the Hockey East Tournament in Chestnut Hill, Mass. In addition to last Saturday’s...

Mass Attack prepare for 1st-round meeting with BC

By Pete Vasquez

March 10, 2011

Filed under Hockey

It took the Massachusetts hockey team up until the final game of the regular season to narrowly escape with a spot in this weekend’s playoffs. Now that the Minutemen are there, they must take down defending national champ...

Hockey East playoffs get underway

By Steve Levine

March 10, 2011

Filed under Hockey

Following the conclusion of games last weekend, the Hockey East Association announced the pairings of its playoff teams for the upcoming 27th annual Hockey East Tournament. The tournament’s quarterfinal round will show...