Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

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...