Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass finishes at the top of Dartmouth Invitational

By Nick Bellofatto

January 31, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs split up this past weekend to participate in the Dartmouth Invitational. The swim team traveled to White River Junction, Vt., to swim in a brand new faci...

UMass swimming and diving split up

By Jackson Alexander

January 27, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams will split up this weekend and compete in separate venues for the Dartmouth Invitational. The swimming team will travel to a new facility in White River Junction, Vt., while the divers will go to Dartmouth to compete. Both the men’s ...

Trip to Puerto Rico benefits UMass

By Nick Bellofatto

January 23, 2011

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams had a very busy winter break. The athletes left UMass after finals week, headed to Puerto Rico in late December for their annual trip and ended it all in Rhode...

Swimming and diving to celebrate seniors

By Jackson Alexander

January 20, 2011

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving team will host Boston College this weekend in a meet that will see 13 UMass swimmers and divers compete in the confines of Joseph Rogers Pool for the final time. The meet represents Seni...

Minutemen, Minutewomen have time off from competition before heading to Puerto Rico

By Nick Bellofatto

December 9, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

As the semester draws to a close, the Massachusetts swimming and diving teams are not only practicing 20 hours a week, but are also studying and working academically to finish the semester on a high note. Minutewomen coach Bob ...

Swimming and diving teams post different results

By Ben Lambert

December 7, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams had very different results this weekend. The men’s team easily outpaced Yale on its way to a 177-118 victory while the women’s team fell to Northeastern, 160-129. The men’s...

UMass claims third place at Terrier Invitational

By Ben Lambert

November 22, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

Over a grueling three-day stretch, the Massachusetts swimming and diving teams came up big at one of their most important meets of the season, finishing third at the Terrier Invitational in Boston on Sunday. The men finished...

UMass prepares for Terrier Invitational

By Nick Bellofatto

November 18, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams are preparing for their biggest challenge of the season thus far; a road trip to Boston University for the Terrier Invitational Tournament. The preliminaries for the tournament begi...

Swimming and diving teams split respective weekends

By Nick Bellofatto

November 7, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

Both Massachusetts swimming and diving programs were welcomed to the Patricia A. Saunders Aquatic Center last weekend to battle Binghamton. The Minutemen won their meet 162-157, proving they can win close road meets. The B...

UMass earns victories over Halloween weekend

By Ben Lambert

November 1, 2010

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

On the night before Halloween, the Massachusetts swimming and diving teams had something scary in store for Stony Brook. The men’s team earned a 184-114 victory, while the women’s team worked its way to a 159-141 win. After...

UMass heads to Stony Brook

By Nick Bellofatto

October 26, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams are heading to Stony Brook to face the Seawolves on Oct. 30. Both squads are coming off home victories against Army. However, both teams have yet to win on the road, and SBU might p...

Minutemen, Minutewomen bounce back against Army

By Nick Bellofatto

October 25, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts swimming and diving teams both came out triumphant Saturday in their 2010-11 home-opener at Josephs Rogers Pool with a sweep of the United States Military Academy. Both teams were coming off opening season losse...