Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen highlighted by veteran experience

By Jackson Alexander

February 16, 2012

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

Check out more from the Collegian's Lacrosse Special Issue: UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA | Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse | Asser: Lacro...

Minutemen to play in Catamount Classic Lacrosse for a cure

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 6, 2011

Filed under Campus News

The University of Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will be taking the field to battle a different kind of opponent this weekend. This Sunday, the Minutemen will be one of 16 New England-area lacrosse teams – eight men’s teams, eight women’s teams – to take part in...

UMass, PSU meet again for CAA Semifinals

By Stephen Sellner

May 4, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

For the No. 15 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team, Wednesday night’s game has a simple motivation: win or go home. The Minutemen (9-4, 4-2 Colonial Athletic Association) travel to Penn State for a rematch with the Nittany...

Minutemen top Blue Hens, 11-5, in Garber clash

By Jay Asser

May 1, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

On a night honoring the seniors playing their final home regular season game at Garber Field, a freshman stole the show to lead to the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team to a victory. Connor Mooney scored a career-high five goals...

Minutemen led by Mooney in win

By Herb Scribner

May 1, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

When the No. 20 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team took the field under the lights for Senior Night last Friday, many were expecting the departing seniors to lead the way. Instead, freshman Connor Mooney stepped up and led the Mi...

Minutemen fall short against Pride in ESPNU Warrior Classic Saturday

By Stephen Sellner

April 24, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Saturday’s game could not end soon enough for the No. 15 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. No. 7 Hofstra proved to be too much, as Jay Card and Adrian Sorichetti combined for seven goals in the Pride’s 14-5 rout...

Minutemen look to continue winning streak

By Jay Asser

April 21, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

In its final road game of the regular season, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team heads on the road to East Hartford, Conn. to face Colonial Athletic Association opponent Hofstra in a battle of ranked teams on Saturda...

Minutemen continue to have success in overtime

By Herb Scribner

April 21, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Overtime is one of the more successful periods for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. The Minutemen are currently riding a two-game winning streak in overtime periods, both of which were capped off with Kyle Smith scoring th...

Minutemen earn second-straight win in OT thriller vs. Towson

By Herb Scribner

April 10, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

When senior Ryan Hantverk knotted the score at eight apiece with one second left in Sunday’s game against Towson, the No. 18 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team was thankful just to remain alive in the game. With one minute, 55...

Defense becoming signature for Minutemen

By Stephen Sellner

April 8, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Due to recent offensive struggles, the No. 18 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has relied on its defense to keep games close. The unit has excelled as of late, keeping the Minutemen (6-3, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) in striki...

Cannella hopes for big scoring against defensive Tigers

By Jay Asser

April 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

After breaking its brief two-game losing streak, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will take on conference foe Towson on the road on Saturday. No. 16 UMass will travel to Towson for the first time in the regular season since 1963. The matchup with the Tigers also marks...

Podcast: MLax – Back from hiatus

By Nick O'Malley

April 5, 2011

Filed under Sports Podcasts

  After a couple weeks off, Nick O'Malley and Herb Scribner  come back and talk men's lacrosse and wrap up men's basketball. You're a couple clicks away from: 4-4 CollegianCast  ...