Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

Minutewomen relying heavily on Widdall

By Adam Miller

October 5, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

Defeating a Top 10 team once can easily be dismissed as a fluke. It’s not until a team can do it again and in convincing fashion, that it shows its true ability. After its victory over Syracuse on Sunday, the Massachusetts fie...

Colonials off to fast start in A-10 this season

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 5, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Alex Neal of the George Washington women’s soccer team has been named the Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Rookie of the Week for the second time this season. The freshman scored both goals in a 2-1 victory against Temple, including her second game-winner of t...

Teams open up Atlantic 10 schedule

By Stephen Hewitt

October 5, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With the non-conference portion of the schedule just about complete, the field hockey teams in the Atlantic 10 are looking forward to engaging in conference play starting this week. The road to the A-10 Championship, which will take place one month from today...

Atlantic 10 conference play set to kick off

By Stephen Sellner

October 4, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

ALSO SEE: Column: UMass prepares for tough A-10 opponents Atlantic 10 conference play begins this week, with all fourteen teams optimistic for successful seasons and conference supremacy. Saint Louis looks to defend its c...

Freshman Emersyn Pullan leading team in net

By David Martin

October 3, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

It’s never easy coming into a game to fill-in for a starting player. It’s even more difficult when you’re expected to fill the shoes of a key piece to an offensive rush, or a defensive line or any other critical ...

Bellamy making impact after St. Bonaventure

By Chris Noreika

September 28, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Former St. Bonaventure men’s soccer player Tyler Bellamy has been named the Rochester Rhinos Rookie of the Year in his first season as a professional soccer player in the D2 league.            The Hammonton, N....

A-10 squads prepare for 2010 conference play

By Chris Gardner

September 27, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Soccer

After last year’s thrilling championship between Dayton and Charlotte, many believe that the Flyers will continue to dominate in the league this year. Just like any year, the Atlantic 10 will no doubt play host to surprises...

Minutemen offense lacking consistency

By Steve Levine

September 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

It’s been a tough-luck kind of season for the Massachusetts soccer team up to this point.          The Minutemen record of 1-2-2 can be attributed to allowing their opponents more shots and scoring opportunities,...

McCreight leads SJU to wins

By Stephen Hewitt

September 21, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Following a dismal 1-4 start to its season, the Saint Joseph’s field hockey team seems to be back on track, due in large part to the play of forward Nicole McCreight.          McCreight locked up the award as th...

Beaulieu and Gomez earn weekly honors

By Chris Noreika

September 14, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week awards were announced last Monday by the league office. Forward T.J. Beaulieu of Charlotte and forward Simon Gomez of Duquesne were both rewarded for their hard play this week....

Flyers win Penn Invitational

By Dan Lajoie

September 14, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

On Sunday afternoon, the Dayton women’s soccer team defeated Pennsylvania, 2-0, becoming the champions of the 2010 Penn Invitational Tournament. The Flyers, the defending champions of the Atlantic 10 and the preseason favorite to repeat, improved to a 6...