Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen snap losing streak, head to Stony Brook

By Jay Asser

March 11, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

With a six-game road stint ahead on the schedule, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team couldn’t afford to head into spring break without snapping its losing streak. UMass did just that by defeating Yale 9-5 at McGuirk S...

Minutewomen gain possession, translates into win

By Herb Scribner

March 11, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

It was a different Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team that took the field Wednesday afternoon to compete against Yale. The Minutewomen defeated the Bulldogs 9-5 at McGuirk Stadium, ending a three-game losing streak. “We...

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 ...

A look at this year’s 2010 Minutemen

By Pete Vasquez

March 9, 2010

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team will start its 2010 season with a mix of experience, consisting of eight freshmen, eight sophomores, nine juniors and seven seniors. UMass coach Mike Stone feels fortunate for how his roster...

Venechanos hoping change in practice improves team

By Jay Asser

March 9, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

In its current three-game losing streak, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team suffered defeats by three nearly identical scores. The common factor in those contests is a lack of offense. The Minutewomen dropped games to...

Minutewomen looking for fresh start against Yale

By Herb Scribner

March 9, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Following three straight losses on its home turf, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team looks to finish off its five-game home stretch with a positive result against Yale today. “We’re looking to restart our season tomorrow,” UMass coach Alexis Venechanos sa...

Minutemen look to rebound after first loss of season

By David Brinch

March 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team looks to bounce back after a tough loss to Yale on Friday night when they return to Garber Field to take on Albany this afternoon. “They’re loaded on the offensive end, they have athlet...

Minutemen suffer first loss of the season to Yale

By David Brinch

March 7, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The offense was there. The result was not. The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team fell to Yale Friday night, 13-12, in a game characterized by back-and-forth scoring from both teams. Matt Gibson, who scored five goals and...

Minutewomen go undefeated in Under Armour Invitational

By Geena Lombardi

March 7, 2010

Filed under Softball

Strong pitching was the theme of the weekend for the Massachusetts softball team as they went 5-0 and served as the only team to go undefeated at the University of South Florida Under Armour Invitational. “I thought we performed...

After week off, UMass hopes to keep streak alive

By David Brinch

March 5, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

A week off in the beginning of a season could help a team rest and mentally prepare for the rest of their campaign. For the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team, they hope their time off benefits them when they take on Yale...

Minutewomen drop to New Hampshire, 11-8

By Herb Scribner

March 4, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team lost its third straight game to New Hampshire yesterday afternoon, 11-8. The Minutewomen (2-4) came out firing after the opening whistle, scoring two goals within the first three minutes...