Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

UMass hosts Army in season opener

By Ben Lambert

October 21, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have a tough test ahead of them this weekend as they host Army in Joseph Rogers Pool on Saturday in the season home opener. Both the men’s and women’s teams...

Rough start for UMass swim

By Ben Lambert

October 17, 2010

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The march towards another championship started with a misstep on Oct. 16, as the Massachusetts swimming and diving teams both fell to Boston University. The men’s team lost a close one that was decided in the final race of the...

UMass opens season against Terriers Saturday

By Nick Bellofatto

October 13, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving team open their season this Saturday Oct. 16 at Boston University, as both the teams have a tall order to fill. The Atlantic 10 preseason poll was just released for...

Minutemen open the 2010-11 season Oct. 16 against Terriers in search of A-10 title

By Nick Bellofatto

October 6, 2010

Filed under Swimming & Diving

The 2010-11 season for the Massachusetts swimming and diving team is quickly approaching and it seems as if they have all the pieces in place to defend their Atlantic 10 crown. There is a sports cliché that says that there is...