Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Men’s swimming dominates Bryant, heads to Upper Valley

By Chris Corso

January 25, 2012

Filed under Swimming & Diving, Winter Sports

Last Friday night, the Minutemen swimming team sped past Bryant University with a victory score of 153-88. In a one-sided matchup, UMass won a total of 12 of the 13 events last week. The men look to bring this success and intensity ...

Men’s and women’s swimming & diving team both fall this weekend

By Nick Canelas

December 4, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

Make it nine consecutive losses for the Massachusetts women’s swimming and diving team against Northeastern, as it fell to the Huskies, 166-134, on Saturday at Joseph Rogers Pool. The Minutewomen claimed eight first-p...

UMass teams finish 4th at Terrier Invitational

By Christopher Corso

November 21, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

In the last two days of the Terrier Invitational, the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team tallied two first-place finishes and 14 top-five performances. A majority of the Minutemen success came in the 200 medley ...

Sbordon leads way for Minutemen with record-breaking performance

By Nick Canelas

November 7, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

It was a homecoming for a pair of alumni as the Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams both earned convincing wins over Binghamton in a weekend that was highlighted by a record-setting performance by...

UMass teams sweep Stony Brook

By Chris Corso

October 31, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams swept Stony Brook at Joseph Rogers Pool on Saturday afternoon. The men’s team came off of a disappointing loss at Army last weekend and countered with a do...

Men’s team struggles, while women pull through at Army

By Nick Canelas

October 24, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams both had a tough test at Army’s Crandall Pool on Saturday, but only the women’s team could come through in the end, capturing a 151-149 win. The men, however,...

Swimming and diving teams open up season

By Taylor C. Snow

October 17, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams hosted the season-opening meet against Boston University on Saturday afternoon. The men, winners of five consecutive Atlantic 10 championships, showed fight...

Jason Cook places 5th in pair of NCAA diving events

By Jackson Alexander

March 21, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

Jason Cook, a star diver for the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team, finished in fifth-place in both the one and three-meter events this past weekend at the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships in Annapolis, Md. The junior finished fifth out of 46 divers in the one-meter event with a fi...

Minutemen win fifth-straight A-10 title

By Nick Bellofatto

March 2, 2011

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team captured its fifth-straight Atlantic 10 championship on Saturday. “It feels good because we set our goals to do this,” UMass coach Russ Yarworth said. In the beginning of...

Swimming and Diving prepare for championships

By Nick Bellofatto

February 10, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams wrapped up their regular season schedules last Saturday afternoon, but they still have a great deal to accomplish in the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships. With the regular season concluded, and the A-10s about two weeks away, head co...

UMass defeats Rams in final tune-up

By Jackson Alexander

February 6, 2011

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

On Saturday, the Massachusetts swimming and diving team beat Fordham, 171-127. However, the Minutewomen dropped their match to the Rhode Island Rams, 183-111. The meet was held at Fordham University in the Messmore Aquatic Center and was the final meet of ...

Swim & Dive meet their final match

By Nick Bellofatto

February 3, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

Three and a half months ago, the Massachusetts swimming and diving team opened its seasons on the road against Boston University. On Saturday, Feb. 5, both squads will be traveling to Fordham to take place in their final d...