Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s lacrosse makes CAA Tournament with win and some help

By Nick Canelas

April 29, 2013

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Just two weeks ago, the Massachusetts men's lacrosse team had a difficult task in front of it after falling to 0-4 in Colonial Athletic Association play with a loss at home to Drexel. The Minutemen not only needed to win their final two games, but they also needed plenty...

Oliveri hopes for chance to bounce back for UMass after being pulled last weekend

By Nick Canelas

April 18, 2013

Filed under Archives, Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Zachary Oliveri’s first season as starting goalkeeper for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has been full of new experiences. He had to battle in the preseason just to earn his starting job, and like any player transitioning to the collegiate level, he’s adjusting to more...

Video Highlights: UMass hurt by defense and goalkeeping in loss to Drexel

By Peter Cappiello

April 14, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

Despite a late goal by UMass senior attack Will Manny, No. 17 Drexel outlasted the Minutemen, 15-14, on Saturday at Garber Field. UMass vs Drexel Men's Lacrosse from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass hurt by poor defense and goalkeeping in loss to Drexel

By Nick Canelas

April 14, 2013

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

There's no question that goal scoring has been at the heart of the Massachusetts men's lacrosse team's struggles this season. Each week UMass has battled to reach the 10-goal mark offensively and has continually come up short, only reaching double-figures three times in its firs...

UMass offense awakens, still fall to Drexel

By Cameron McDonough

April 13, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Usually it’s been the offense that has let the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team down. On Saturday, it was the other way around. The Minutemen (5-7, 0-4 Colonial Athletic Association) put together one of their top offensive...

Penn State stuffs Towson

By Peter Cappiello

April 19, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

Shane Sturgis and Matthew Mackrides led the No. 11 ranked Penn State men’s lacrosse team to an 8-3 win over Towson on Saturday. The Nittany Lions (7-5, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association) now sit in second place in the CAA behind...

Minutemen beat Drexel, claim share of top spot

By Jackson Alexander

April 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Regardless of the opposition or the venue, the No. 1/2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team just keeps winning. The Minutemen defeated Drexel, 8-6, on Saturday, at Bethpage High School in the Battle of Bethpage II. They improved their record to a perfect 11-0, the best mark in UMass men’s lacrosse ...

No. 2 UMass battles Drexel on Saturday in clash of CAA’s top 2 teams

By Stephen Sellner

April 13, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

First place in the Colonial Athletic Association is on the line Saturday as the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces off against Drexel in Bethpage, N.Y. UMass (10-0, 3-0 CAA) comes into the game in sole possess...