Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Consistency leading to wins

By David Brinch

April 1, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

In order for any team to be successful, it must get consistent play from all of its players out on the field. That is just what the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has done so far this season, getting steady showings from...

Minutemen win first ever CAA game, upset No. 6 Hofstra

By Mike Gillmeister

March 28, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella got solid production from all over the field as the No.18 Minutemen knocked off No.6 Hofstra, 11-9, Saturday afternoon. UMass (6-2, 1-0 CAA) broke open their first game in ...

Minutemen use strengths in victory over Pride

By Mike Gillmeister

March 28, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

As of March 25, the No. 18 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team topped the Colonial Athletic Association in per-game totals of caused turnovers, goals and ground balls. In their 11-9 win over No. 6 Hofstra, the Minutemen effectively...

Minutemen set to play first ever CAA conference game

By David Brinch

March 25, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Despite the outcome, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will turn a page in its history Saturday afternoon, when they host Hofstra at Garber Field at 1 p.m. The No. 18 Minutemen (5-2) will take on the No. 6 Pride (4-1),...

With strong offense, defense still key for Mintuemen

By Mike Gillmeister

March 25, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Coming into this season, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella knew he had a strong defense. However, now approaching his first conference game in the Colonial Athletic Conference, Cannella’s defensive approach...

Minutemen edge out victory over Brown

By David Brinch

March 23, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Going into the 2010 season, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team wondered who would step up and account for the losses of Tim Balise and Jim Connelly on the offensive side of the ball. Sophomore attackman Art Kell did just...

One of New England’s top lacrosse rivalries is renewed

By Mike Gillmeister

March 22, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will be in Providence, R.I. today to take on Brown at 4 p.m. as the Minutemen look to break a three-game losing streak against the No. 15-ranked Bears (3-1). Coming off a 17-3 win agai...

UMass’ scoring spread out this season

By David Brinch

March 22, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team scored a combined 30 goals over spring break, including 17 in its win against Providence on Saturday. The Minutemen scored the first eight goals of the game, as sophomore attackman ...

Minutemen fall to Harvard, cruise past Providence

By Mike Gillmeister

March 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

During a week that saw the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team drop a 14-13 game to No. 11 Harvard and regroup three days later to dominate Providence, 17-3, Art Kell was a constant for the Minutemen. The sophomore attack scored a co...

Harvard and Providence travel to Amherst to face UMass

By Mike Gillmeister

March 11, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

While the best offense can be a good defense, a team could also outscore its opponents by nearly 17 goals. Going into this week’s games against No. 13 Harvard (2-1) and Providence (0-2), the No. 19-ranked Massachusetts men’s...

Ohio State Edges Nittany Lions, Pride edge Bears

By David Martin

March 11, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Logan Schuss assumed the role of hero in the Ohio State Buckeyes’ overtime win against Penn State’s Nittany Lions Saturday afternoon, scoring the game-winning goal against PSU to give the Buckeyes an 11-10 in overtime. The...

Rally carries Minutemen over Great Danes

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

March 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

After falling behind 4-1 early to Albany, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team used a 10-2 run to end the game, and came away with an 11-6 win Tuesday afternoon at Garber Field. The Minutemen’s (3-1) defense rebounded after giving up 13 goals in Saturday’s loss ...