Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass looks to remain unbeaten against BU

By Jackson Alexander

February 22, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began the season with two impressive victories, but its perfect record will be put to the test Wednesday when it faces Boston University on the road. First-year UMass coach Angela McMahon h...

UMass looks for significant non-conference victory

By Dan Gigliotti

February 22, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Success in Atlantic 10 play is not foreign to coach Angela McMahon and the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, but the next week could blaze a path that has evaded the Minutewomen to date. UMass (2-0) embarks on a three-game no...

Walkowiak changes position, mentality stays the same

By Stephen Sellner

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Mael Walkowiak is not a typical defensive midfielder for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team.  The senior decided to replace his goalie stick for a short stick last spring, giving up his lifelong position as goalkeeper...

Minutemen poised to make national tournament

By Jay Asser

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

It’s safe to say that the end of the 2010 season left a bitter taste in the mouths of the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. After beginning last year with seven wins in its first nine games, UMass dropped four of its final ...

Minutewomen return after championship season

By Dan Gigliotti

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Along the hallways of Boyden Gym hangs an elongated banner celebrating the achievements the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, including its first ever NCAA championship victory in 1982, four trips to the NCAA tournament and thre...

Women’s lacrosse just as good as men’s

By Nick O'Malley

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

When a school features both a men’s and women’s team for a particular sport, what sometimes happens is that one team dominates the other. That much can be said for the Massachusetts softball team over the baseball team or...

A lot like 2006

By David Brinch

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

This could be an interesting year for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. A type of year that UMass coach Greg Cannella, his players and Minutemen fans have been hoping for since that magical run in 2006. Five years ago,...

Minutewomen return 10 starters for 2011

By Nick Bellofatto

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team enters into the 2011 season by returning 10 starters and 17 letterwinners from last year’s Atlantic 10 championship team. The team graduated three seniors from last year’s squad,...

Consistent offense, veteran defense dictates UMass’ 2011 team

By Herb Scribner

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

As the No. 16 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team (1-0) opens its 2011 campaign, the team isn’t looking for one side of the field to do better than the other, but rather for both sides of the field to combine for a strong team ef...

McMahon becomes head coach

By Jackson Alexander

February 15, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Angela McMahon, former player and assistant coach for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, seeks a trip to the finals as a head coach this time around. McMahon took the head coaching job on July 9 and has since spent her tim...

UMass stuns Hobart in Overtime

By Eli Rosenswaike, Collegian Staff

April 12, 2009

Filed under Lacrosse

P.J. Stanley / Collegian' Playing for a full 60 minutes has been a struggle at times this season for the No. 14 Massachusetts men's lacrosse team. ' The Minutemen needed every one of those minutes '- and 3,600 seconds '- Saturd...

Tough road continues for UMass

By Melissa Turtinen

March 8, 2009

Filed under Lacrosse

Ideally, a coach has a week to prepare between games, but Massachusetts men's lacrosse coach Greg Cannella had one day of practice to get his team ready to play Albany Tuesday afternoon. The UMass-Albany game has been played on a ...