Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass survives scare against Hofstra, remains perfect

By Stephen Sellner

April 23, 2012

Clinging to a one-goal lead with 37 seconds remaining in the game, the No. 1/2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team turned to its defense to make one last stop. It had been a difficult night for the unit all game long, having already surrendered a season-high 13 goals. But when i...

Biscardi’s hit sparks Minutemen

By Jackson Alexander

April 23, 2012

It started with a bone-crushing hit delivered by Anthony Biscardi. The senior had just leveled Hofstra freshman midfielder Steve Romano, who was streaking towards UMass’ (12-0, 5-0 Colonial Athletic Association) defensive zo...

Minutemen roll past Brown, improve to 4-0

By Stephen Sellner

March 5, 2012

Art Kell and Anthony Biscardi each recorded hat tricks on Saturday afternoon as the No. 7 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team handled Brown, 12-7, in Providence, R.I. UMass (4-0) jumped out to a 6-1 lead midway through the...

Men’s lacrosse opens preseason play with St. John’s

By Staff

January 29, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team opened its preseason schedule against St. John’s Saturday, toppling the Red Storm, 11-8, in the first four scored quarters. The exhibition was not scored in the fifth quarter. SJU coach Jason Miller’s visiting squad ...

Anthony Biscardi wins playoff game for UMass lax in overtime

By Herb Scribner

May 6, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has a thing for overtime drama. On Wednesday night at Penn State, the Minutemen secured themselves a spot in the CAA Championship Game after an overtime goal from Anthony Biscardi. This was the Minutemen’s third overtime winner, which bring...

Minutemen stay unbeaten, take down No. 20 Brown Bears

By Herb Scribner

March 7, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team didn’t let up on its strong start to the season Saturday afternoon and cruised to a 9-6 win over No. 20 Brown. “I thought it was a great effort on our behalf,” said UMass coach G...

Offense strengthens Minutemen season as Brown approaches

By Stephen Sellner

March 3, 2011

The No. 9 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team is off to a fast start thanks in large part to its aggressiveness and execution on the offensive end. The Minutemen (3-0) have scored an average of 11 goals per game against...