Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Ryan Ames
Ryan is an assistant sports editor for the Daily Collegian. A senior, Ryan primarily covers the UMass hockey team.

Ryan Ames, Assistant Sports Editor

Oct 17, 2018
Ames: Evaluating the Minutemen after opening weekend (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
UMass football kicks off second half of season with home game against Coastal Carolina (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
Fille Lindberg earns first collegiate win Saturday night with UMass hockey (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
UMass sweeps Rensselaer to open 2018-19 campaign (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Makar’s four points lead UMass hockey to season-opening win (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Murray, Lindberg in healthy competition early on for UMass (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
The evolution of a modern-day power forward: A Mitchell Chaffee story (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Captain Niko, reporting for duty (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
Mix of new players shine in UMass hockey’s exhibition win (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Q&A with Greg Carvel at Hockey East Media Day (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
UMass unable to stop Ohio ground game in 58-42 loss (Story)
Sep 22, 2018
Michael Curtis wills UMass football to win over Charlotte (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
UMass football seeking statement win against Charlotte (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Ryan Bamford discusses state of UMass athletics (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Working for a living: Leonard Hankerson takes over UMass football’s wideouts (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Home at last: Brice McAllister returns to Western Massachusetts (Story)
Sep 09, 2018
Late first half touchdown propels Georgia Southern past UMass football (Story)
Sep 01, 2018
UMass football blasted by Boston College in 55-21 loss (Story)
Aug 25, 2018
Isabella explodes for UMass football in win over Duquesne (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
UMass footballs hosts FCS opponent Duquesne in season opener (Story)
Jun 30, 2018
Philip Lagunov’s summer vacation? A trip to Bruins development camp (Story)
Jun 23, 2018
John Leonard selected in sixth round by San Jose Sharks in 2018 NHL Draft (Story)
May 18, 2018
Eight freshmen to join UMass hockey for 2018-19 (Story)
May 05, 2018
Riley Gregoire’s walk-off single gives UMass softball sweep past George Mason (Story)
May 03, 2018
Maine blasts UMass baseball in 24-5 win (Story)
May 02, 2018
It’s the best time of the year: NHL playoff season (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
UMass baseball drops series to George Mason (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Ten-goal run lifts UMass men’s lacrosse in season finale win (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Hildenbrand, Ferraro and Makar newest UMass hockey captains (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Brooks Knapek’s battle on the mound not enough for UMass baseball (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Hitting woes continue for UMass baseball in 5-1 loss to Siena (Story)
Apr 15, 2018
Takeaways from UMass football’s annual spring game (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
Cale Makar opens up about decision to return to UMass hockey for sophomore season (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
UMass baseball opens Atlantic 10 action this weekend at Richmond (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Notebook: 2018 NCAA men’s hockey championship set for puck drop (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
Adam Breneman announces retirement from football (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
UMass hockey coach Greg Carvel believes both Cale Makar and Mario Ferraro will be back for 2018-19 season (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
7-2 loss to Northeastern ends UMass hockey’s breakout season (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Northeastern power play proves problematic for UMass hockey in Game 1 (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Across the sheet: Neutralizing Northeastern no small task (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Offense comes alive for UMass in opening round series-clinching win (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Vermont spoils UMass hockey’s comeback Friday night (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
Three unanswered goals power UMass hockey to 3-2 comeback win past Vermont (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Across the sheet: Sizing up the Catamounts (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Ames: Winning ways down the stretch could spark UMass hockey heading into the postseason (Story)
Feb 24, 2018
UMass hockey shuts down No. 7 Providence 1-0 to clinch home-ice advantage in Hockey East Playoffs (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Final two games looming for UMass hockey with paramount playoff implications (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Third period major power play lifts Boston College past UMass (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
UMass basketball falls behind early, can’t come back in 83-72 loss vs. George Washington (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Scoring first proved to be key yet again for UMass in 3-0 victory past UMass Lowell (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
UMass ties Boston University 3-3 Friday (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Offensive outpouring leads UMass hockey to 5-2 victory over Merrimack (Story)
Feb 04, 2018
Goals again hard to come by in UMass hockey’s 3-1 loss to UNH (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
Boston University hands UMass hockey its fifth straight loss with 3-2 win (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Goaltending questions entering critical juncture for UMass hockey (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
UMass hockey swept by Maine after dropping 3-2 decision Saturday (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Slow start dooms UMass hockey Tuesday night (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
UMass hockey shuts down No. 8 Northeastern with 3-0 win (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad (Story)
Jan 13, 2018
UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win (Story)
Jan 13, 2018
Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont (Story)
Jan 10, 2018
Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team (Story)
Jan 07, 2018
UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Gaudet’s power play goal clinches 2-1 victory over Union for UMass hockey (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
Hockey Notebook: Jake Gaudet beginning to find his rhythm with UMass hockey (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
Makar, Ferraro pegged to Team Canada’s World Junior Championship selection camp roster (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
Makar a likely selection for Team Canada’s World Junior Championship squad (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
UMass football falls 63-45 to FIU (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Hockey Notebook: Physicality translating to points for Mitchell Chaffee (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
UMass hockey riding the wave of Ryan Wischow (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Notebook: Providence falls 4-2 to Clarkson in Friendship Four finals (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
UMass hockey cruises past Quinnipiac 6-3 to sweep series (Story)
Nov 25, 2017
Wischow wills UMass hockey to 2-1 win over Quinnipiac (Story)
Nov 22, 2017
Home-and-home with Quinnipiac up next for UMass hockey (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
UMass football sets its sights on BYU (Story)
Nov 11, 2017
Isabella, Ford dazzle in UMass football’s Gridiron Series victory over Maine (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Albrecht’s first career goal clinches UMass hockey’s upset win over Providence Thursday (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
UMass football tries for third win in last four games against Maine at Fenway Park (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Penalty troubles surrounding UMass hockey before set with Providence (Story)
Nov 04, 2017
Chukarov’s return lone bright spot in UMass hockey’s 3-0 loss Saturday (Story)
Nov 04, 2017
Hockey Notebook: Rufo off to best start of career for UMass hockey (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
UMass football’s Logan Laurent setting his sights on Starkville (Story)
Oct 29, 2017
Mistakes fuel UMass hockey’s 5-3 loss to Merrimack Saturday (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
UMass football hosts Appalachian State in final contest at McGuirk (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Hockey East action awaits UMass hockey (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Record start powers UMass football to 55-20 win over Georgia Southern (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette spends off-day in Amherst (Story)
Oct 22, 2017
Experienced Ohio State club too much for UMass hockey in 3-0 loss (Story)
Oct 21, 2017
Struggles with special teams sinks UMass hockey (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Cale Makar: UMass hockey’s crown jewel (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Ames: If first four games are any indicator, this UMass hockey season could differ for the better (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Early season challenge awaits for UMass hockey in weekend set with Ohio State (Story)
Oct 14, 2017
UMass hockey prevails at Union in 5-4 win (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Hockey notebook: UMass helps raise over 500,000 gallons of freshwater while in Arizona (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
UMass freshman goalie Matt Murray confident after solid debut in Arizona (Story)
Oct 08, 2017
UMass hockey splits season-opening series against Arizona State (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Roster spots still very much up for grabs as UMass hockey heads into first weekend of play against Arizona State (Story)
Sep 30, 2017
Hockey Notebook: UMass used offseason to get a head start on ’17-18 year (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
UMass football’s defense has turned a corner behind Da’Sean Downey’s stellar play (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Buzz starting to build for UMass hockey (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
UMass football nearly upends Tennessee Saturday in 17-13 loss (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Palmer, Britt starting to materialize as playmakers on UMass football’s receiving corps (Story)
Sep 16, 2017
Schreiner’s three missed field goals all critical in UMass football’s 29-21 loss at Temple (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
UMass football faces Temple Friday in crucial fourth game (Story)
Sep 09, 2017
UMass football can’t come through offensively in 17-7 loss to Old Dominion (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Redshirt freshman kicker Michael Schreiner is prepared for the high-stakes journey at UMass (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Andy Isabella making a case for himself as UMass football team’s most dangerous offensive player (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
UMass football hosts Old Dominion Saturday in most important game of season (Story)
Sep 03, 2017
Coastal Carolina rushes past UMass football 38-28 Saturday (Story)
Aug 26, 2017
UMass football gets solid performances from top players in loss to Hawaii (Story)
Aug 22, 2017
UMass football readies for season-opener against Hawaii (Story)
Jun 24, 2017
Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft (Story)
May 14, 2017
Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season (Story)
May 13, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round (Story)
May 08, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season (Story)
May 06, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse ousts Davidson 21-6 in A-10 semifinal (Story)
May 01, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse earns No. 1 seed after beating Duquesne 25-12 (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Assistant coach Ben Barr, a major reason for UMass hockey’s prized recruiting class (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse squeaks past George Mason 18-17 (Story)
Apr 18, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse wins 10th straight in 19-5 win over St. Bonaventure (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse in right mindset with season winding down (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Callie Santos leads the way for UMass women’s lacrosse as it defeats Richmond 19-13 (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
UMass hockey defenseman William Lagesson signs entry-level contract with the Edmonton Oilers (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
Sarah Crowley has emerged as a star for UMass women’s lacrosse (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
Burnett bulldozes Saint Joseph’s defense as UMass women’s lacrosse crushes the Hawks 24-14 (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse keeps A-10 win streak alive with big win over VCU (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse is riding the hot stick of Hannah Burnett (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Hannah Murphy scores 100th career goal in UMass women’s lacrosse 16-9 win over Harvard (Story)
Mar 12, 2017
Hannah Burnett paces UMass women’s lacrosse in win over UNH (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse heads to New Hampshire eyeing second- straight victory (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
Callie Santos scores overtime game-winner to lead UMass women’s lacrosse over Connecticut (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse returns home to take on Connecticut Sunday (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
Overtime goal hands UMass hockey its 15th straight loss in regular season finale (Story)
Feb 25, 2017
Providence power play haunts UMass hockey in 6-2 loss (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Kelsey McGovern rejoins UMass women’s lacrosse as an assistant coach after starring for Minutewomen (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse splits weekend trip in Florida (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse heads to Florida in search of first win of 2017 (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Tuesday’s shutout loss to Merrimack represents another example of the hardships the UMass hockey team has fought through (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Ames: Carvel’s first year behind the bench hasn’t been a failure, no matter what the record shows (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Wins continue to elude UMass hockey team after losing 4-2 to No. 9 UMass Lowell (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
No. 17 Boston College hands No. 16 UMass women’s lacrosse first home loss since 2014 (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
UMass women’s lacrosse opens season with clash against Boston College (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
UMass hockey loses 6-5 to Northeastern in a high-scoring affair Tuesday night (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
UMass hockey swept by Maine in weekend doubleheader (Story)
Jan 21, 2017
UMass hockey can’t take advantage of strong start in 6-1 loss to Boston College (Story)
Jan 04, 2017
AIC shuts out UMass hockey 3-0 at Mullins Center (Story)
Dec 28, 2016
Brett Boeing joins UMass hockey for second half of season (Story)
Dec 18, 2016
UMass hockey swept by Arizona State on last weekend of the first semester in 4-1 defeat Saturday (Story)
Dec 17, 2016
UMass hockey’s offense smothered in 4-1 loss to Arizona State (Story)
Dec 14, 2016
UMass hockey drops third consecutive game in 4-3 loss at Princeton (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
UMass travels to Princeton to face streaking Princeton Tuesday night (Story)
Dec 10, 2016
Captain Steve Iacobellis scores, but UMass hockey can’t find its offensive rhythm in 3-1 loss to UConn (Story)
Dec 04, 2016
UMass hockey fails to generate scoring chances in 3-0 loss to Notre Dame Saturday (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
UMass hockey hosts No. 12 Notre Dame in Hockey East doubleheader (Story)
Nov 19, 2016
Second period plagues UMass hockey in UNH loss (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
UMass hockey suffers another lackadaisical start in 2-1 loss to Vermont (Story)
Nov 05, 2016
Keats, Wischow spearhead comeback in UMass hockey’s 2-2 tie with UConn (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Comeback effort falls short for UMass hockey as they lost 7-4 to Boston College Saturday night (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
UMass hockey begins conference play with a pair of home games this weekend (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
Defensive play will be critical for UMass hockey against No. 6 Quinnipiac (Story)
Oct 24, 2016
UMass women’s soccer crushes VCU 3-0 Sunday afternoon (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
UMass hockey’s goalie threesome continues to battle for starting duties (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
UMass hockey’s freshmen class is being counted on to produce instantly for the Minutemen (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
UMass women’s soccer drops their fifth straight in 2-0 loss to George Washington Sunday (Story)
Oct 09, 2016
UMass hockey can’t complete the sweep, fall to Colorado College 7-4 Saturday night (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
Freshman goalie Ryan Wischow leads UMass hockey in win over Colorado College (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
Leadership is key in turning around the UMass women’s soccer team’s season (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Minutewomen soccer losses another low-scoring game to Richmond 1-0 (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
UMass women’s soccer using long break to prepare for Atlantic 10 play (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
UMass women’s soccer kicks off road swing Thursday against Brown (Story)
Sep 12, 2016
UMass women’s soccer losses 3-1 to undefeated Central Michigan Sunday afternoon (Story)
Apr 19, 2016
Massachusetts rowing earns two second place medals at regatta in Boston (Story)
Apr 12, 2016
UMass rowing overcomes harsh conditions again at Knecht Cup (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Rough waters, strong rowers (Story)
Mar 28, 2016
UMass rowing swept by URI in opening weekend (Story)
Mar 24, 2016
UMass rowing begins spring season in Hadley Saturday against Rhode Island (Story)
Mar 01, 2016
UMass club hockey’s postseason aspirations cut short against Boston University (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
UMass club hockey loses to Northeastern 6-2 in NECHA playoffs (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
Massachusetts club hockey holds on for 5-4 victory over Montclair State (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
UMass club hockey beats Northeastern Saturday at home (Story)
Dec 07, 2015
Anthony Lespasio’s hat trick leads UMass club hockey to 5-2 victory over RPI (Story)
Dec 03, 2015
UMass club hockey hoping for two victories this weekend (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
UMass club hockey loses overtime heartbreaker at home (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
UMass club hockey splits weekend set against Keene State and Vermont (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
UMass rowing competes at historic Head of the Charles Regatta (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
UMass women’s rowing repeats success of opening weekend in back-to-back meets (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
UMass rowing dominates at Head of the Oklahoma (Story)
Oct 01, 2015
UMass rowing prepares for Head of the Oklahoma (Story)