Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen lose back-to-back games

By Scott Cournoyer

March 29, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After rattling off five wins in a row, including the first two games of its Atlantic 10 opening series against George Washington last weekend, the Massachusetts baseball team has cooled off a bit, losing back-to-back games now...

UMass baseball looking to continue winning ways

By David Martin

March 29, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Coming strong off of a 2-1 weekend series against George Washington, the Massachusetts baseball team looks to continue its winning trends in Worcester against Holy Cross on Tuesday afternoon. The Minutemen (6-9, 2-1 Atla...

UMass takes series from GW, 2-1

By Michael Counos

March 27, 2011

Filed under Baseball

A strong offensive outburst led the Massachusetts baseball team to a 2-1 Atlantic 10 series win against George Washington this weekend. The Minutemen began the season struggling in the runs category, but have been swingi...

Minutemen open up A-10 play against George Washington

By David Martin

March 24, 2011

Filed under Baseball

With the arrival of the season’s first set of conference games, the Massachusetts baseball team will look to take a strong first step in the Atlantic 10 standings on the road against George Washington this weekend. The Min...

Incoming freshmen making early impact

By Scott Cournoyer

March 24, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Replacing valuable veteran leadership lost year-to-year is the key to success at the college level. Massachusetts baseball coach Mike Stone, with 13 freshmen on the scene for this season, has work to do to help fill the voids...

Dayton struggles as Charlotte and Xavier thrive

By Trevor Bray

March 24, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Prior to this year’s baseball season, the Atlantic 10 Conference released its preseason rankings which featured Charlotte as the predicted A-10 Champions. Xavier was slated to finish second, and Dayton, the 2009 champions, landed the t...

Minutemen season already underway

By David Martin

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball

New seasons often provide fresh starts. For the Massachusetts baseball team, this year comes with a promising pitching rotation and a youthful starting roster.   With their season already underway, the Minutemen (4-8) are ...

New bats make difference for collegiate baseball across country

By Scott Cournoyer

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

NCAA baseball was introduced to aluminum bats before the 1974 college season. Since then, all schools across the three divisions use metal bats due to the trajectory of the ball and the way it favors the offensive aspect of the game....

Minutemen features variety of familiar veterans

By Michael Counos

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

As the grass and dirt of Earl Lorden Field becomes visible, the crack of metal bats and leather mitts can be heard as the Massachusetts baseball team prepares for their season in search of a second Atlantic 10 appearance in the past ...

Offense struggling in early season

By Eric Mansfield

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Through the first nine games of the season, the Massachusetts baseball team had one win, a 2-1 defensive battle against Toledo highlighted by a strong pitching performance from junior Glen Misho. Misho’s skill led him to be named C...

Minutemen bring win streak to three in victory over Colonials

By Scott Cournoyer

March 20, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Florida trip for the Massachusetts baseball team did not start off as expected, as the squad dropped four consecutive games over the course of last week heading into last Friday’s game against Bucknell. “We started...

Minutemen will search for 1st win after early slump

By Eric Mansfield

March 10, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team began its season last Friday with four losses over three days, including two to Michigan and two to Sam Houston State at the Bearkat Invitational in Huntsville, Texas. The Minutemen started off ...