Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Thomas Haines
Thomas Haines is the sports editor of the Daily Collegian. A happily graduating senior, he’s covered the UMass football and men’s basketball teams, as well as women’s basketball and field hockey. He started at the Collegian in the spring of 2017.

Thomas Haines, Sports Editor

Apr 30, 2020
The joy of an early goodbye (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Destiney Philoxy and the revolution in UMass women’s basketball (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
UMass women’s basketball knocked out of A-10 Tournament by SLU (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
UMass women’s basketball steamrolls St. Bonaventure to advance in A-10 Tournament (Story)
Feb 22, 2020
UMass snaps four-game losing streak with 61-48 win over Davidson (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
UMass women’s basketball has chance for statement win (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Minutewomen look to keep rolling against George Mason as road trip wraps up (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
UMass women’s basketball finding new life on offense with Sam Breen (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
UMass women’s basketball holds on for crucial A-10 win (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Minutewomen looking for a turnaround on offense (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
UMass women’s basketball continues skid with 50-47 loss to GW (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
UMass comeback not enough as win streak ends at URI (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Minutewomen take care of business against St. Bonaventure (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
Minutewomen hold off furious comeback for eighth straight win (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
Despite inconsistency, Minutewomen overcome resilient Iona (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
Minutewomen hold on for ugly win over Siena (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Minutewomen pull away in third quarter for fourth straight win (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Donnelly’s record day anchors Minutewomen on defense (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Minutewomen hitting their stride after first month (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
Slow start, struggles after halftime prove costly as Minutewomen fall to St. John’s (Story)
Nov 23, 2019
Seniors spark hard-fought second half in final game for UMass football (Story)
Nov 23, 2019
UMass defense crumbles in second quarter in season-ending loss (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Drivers Philoxy and Hampton-Bey key big night for UMass offense (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
How the defense is coming together in the final weeks of the season (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Minutewomen jump out to 17-0 lead en route to 74-48 win over Hartford (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Northwestern pulls away in fourth quarter as UMass football loses sixth straight (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
UMass football looking for positives on defense as lost season winds down (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
UMass football steamrolled by Army (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Freshmen struggle mightily down low for the Minutewomen (Story)
Oct 26, 2019
UMass football run over by UConn in 56-35 Homecoming loss (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
The other cornerback providing a bright spot for UMass football (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
Ugly first quarter sinks UMass football (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
After rough start to the season, young offensive line starting to settle in for UMass football (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
UMass football fizzles again in shutout loss (Story)
Sep 21, 2019
UMass football manhandled by Coastal Carolina for fourth straight loss (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Charlotte runs all over UMass in 52-17 win (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
UMass football squanders early lead in 48-21 loss to Rutgers (Story)
Jun 09, 2019
Bergeron, Cormier among new hires for UMass basketball (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
UMass gives up last-second goal, loses in overtime of A-10 championship (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
From two DI offers to the NFL draft, Andy Isabella’s journey is a long one (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
In long-awaited rematch, UMass women’s lacrosse prevails in overtime over Richmond (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Caitlyn Petro gains some personal redemption in UMass’ overtime win (Story)
Apr 06, 2019
UMass women’s lacrosse steals OT win at Duquesne (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Amy Moreau emerging on defense for UMass women’s lacrosse (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Haines: UMass women’s lacrosse showed its potential in weekend sweep (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Strong defense leads UMass women’s lacrosse to ugly win, first place in A-10 (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
UMass women’s lacrosse crushes George Mason, keeps rolling in A-10 (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Defense not quite as dominant for UMass women’s lacrosse (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Seniors leading attack for UMass women’s lacrosse (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
Keon Clergeot’s career game isn’t enough as UMass is bounced from A-10 Tournament (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
Blistering first half propels UMass women’s lacrosse to 18-8 win over Marist (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
UMass looks to gain momentum against Marist (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
UMass men’s basketball searching for a spark heading into final home game (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
UMass women’s lacrosse surges past UConn (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
UMass men’s basketball blown out by Dayton (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
UMass basketball looking for momentum as season nears end (Story)
Feb 16, 2019
Blistering start propels UMass women’s lacrosse to dominant season-opening victory (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
UMass squanders late lead, falls in OT to George Mason (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
UMass men’s basketball looks to carry momentum against George Mason (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
UMass men’s basketball limps into game against Fordham (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
UMass offense slumps again in loss to La Salle (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
UMass men’s basketball plays best game in a month in win over Rhode Island (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
UMass men’s basketball crumbles against St. Bonaventure for seventh straight loss (Story)
Dec 21, 2018
UMass looks to take care of business against Fairleigh Dickinson (Story)
Dec 08, 2018
Samba Diallo anchors UMass defense in critical win against Providence (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
UMass men’s basketball storms back to beat Providence (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
UMass men’s basketball looking to bounce back in tough road test (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
UMass men’s basketball stumbles late, loses to Holy Cross (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
UMass men’s basketball preparing for unique test from Holy Cross (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
UMass men’s basketball overcomes errors to defeat Quinnipiac (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
UMass men’s basketball looks to keep up momentum against Quinnipiac (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
UMass men’s basketball looking to get back on track (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Tre Wood shines in second career game for UMass (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Mixed bag for UMass men’s basketball in opening night win (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Time for UMass men’s basketball to take a leap forward (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
UMass men’s basketball prepares for first game Tuesday night (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Coming off his redshirt year, all eyes are on Curtis Cobb (Story)
Nov 03, 2018
Isabella goes off in UMass’ 62-59 win over Liberty (Story)
Nov 03, 2018
UMass field hockey falls to VCU in A-10 semifinals (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
UMass field hockey heads into A-10 tournament with uncertainty in net (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
UMass football prepares for final game at McGuirk (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
UMass field hockey wins third straight to close out regular season (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Antonet Louw, Lucy Cooper secure second straight comeback win for UMass field hockey (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Maddie Ellnor’s emergence helps shore up UMass field hockey on defense (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
UMass Lowell, Saint Louis on tap for UMass field hockey (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Siena scrimmage gives UMass men’s basketball first live action (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Cooper, McTear tasked with leading UMass field hockey back to glory (Story)
Oct 20, 2018
UMass football struggles in second half, falls 24-13 to Coastal Carolina (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
UMass field hockey scores five straight to shock Northeastern (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Big second half propels UMass field hockey to A-10 win (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Home-field advantage key for UMass field hockey on Friday (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
A-10 notebook: Saint Louis picks up first conference win (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
UMass field hockey falls 1-0 against Providence (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Possession issues plague UMass field hockey (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
UMass field hockey splits Philly trip (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Sara Davis stepping up for UMass field hockey (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Notebook: Lock Haven, Saint Joseph’s crush non-conference opponents (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
UMass field hockey tripped up by Dartmouth (Story)
Sep 01, 2018
UMass field hockey falls 5-0 to Michigan in home opener (Story)
Aug 26, 2018
New additions power UMass field hockey to first win of 2018 (Story)
Aug 25, 2018
UMass field hockey loses 3-2 to UNH in season opener (Story)
May 10, 2018
UMass baseball takes on Fordham in final homestand (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Quinnipiac game canceled, UMass baseball looks ahead to George Mason (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
UMass baseball still slumping at the plate (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
UMass baseball looks to break through against Siena (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
UMass baseball drops eighth straight (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
UMass baseball swept in Saint Louis (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Cooper Mrowka becoming cornerstone for Minutemen (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
Home opener on deck Friday for UMass baseball (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Big sixth inning propels UMass baseball past Albany (Media)
Mar 26, 2018
UMass baseball wins one of three to start A-10 play (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Eddy Hart powering UMass baseball through first 10 games (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Minutemen overmatched against No. 1 Albany (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
UMass women’s basketball falls to Saint Louis in first round of A-10’s (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Minutewomen out for revenge as A-10s open (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Minutewomen impress in win over Richmond (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Small steps for UMass baseball (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
UMass women’s basketball comeback falls short against George Washington (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Third quarter woes cost Minutewomen again (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
UMass women’s basketball outlasts La Salle (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Hailey Leidel hits buzzer-beater to lift Minutewomen over URI (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
George stepping up for Minutewomen (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Minutewomen hold on to defeat VCU, snap losing streak (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
UMass women’s basketball returns to Mullins after successful Texas road trip (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
High-powered offense propels Minutewomen over MVS (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
McCormick leading freshman class for Minutewomen Basketball (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
Minutewomen split Thanksgiving Classic (Story)
Nov 22, 2017
UMass women’s basketball falls to North Dakota 82-52 (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
High expectations for Leidel heading into second season with UMass (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
UMass women’s basketball heads to North Dakota for two games (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Rivera’s 21 points power UMass women’s basketball over Towson (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
UMass women’s basketball opens Friday against Maine-Fort Kent (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
UMass field hockey loses A-10 championship to Saint Joseph’s in double overtime (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
UMass field hockey defeats VCU to advance to A-10 championship (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
UMass field hockey aims to win third straight A10 championship (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
UMass field hockey looks to end slump against Richmond (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
UMass field hockey loses weekend set (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
UMass field hockey loses to Northwestern in double overtime (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
UMass field hockey enters final road trip of 2017 (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
UMass field hockey sweeps weekend games (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
UMass field hockey begins final regular season stretch with games against VCU, Providence (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
UMass falls to top-ranked UConn, splits weekend schedule (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
UMass field hockey enters critical weekend of play (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Minutewomen split Pennsylvania trip (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
UMass field hockey looks to continue winning streak against St. Francis and Lock Haven (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
UMass field hockey wins weekend set over Davidson, UML (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
UMass field hockey searches for first win away from home with games against Davidson and UMass Lowell (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Defense bails out UMass field hockey (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
UMass field hockey sets its sights on Final Four (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Field Hockey Drops Two on California Trip (Story)
Aug 27, 2017
Scoring blitz propels UMass field hockey to season-opening win (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
UMass rowing strong against tough competition (Story)
Apr 11, 2017
UMass rowing wins varsity pair, varsity single in Knecht Cup (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
VCU erupts in the eighth inning to top UMass Baseball 8-0 (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Despite disappointing finish at the Doc Hosea Regatta, UMass rowing remains optimistic (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Notebook: Defending conference champion Rhode Island splits weekend series (Story)