Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Penalty corner plays key to UMass offensive attack

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 23, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team’s offense looked strong again in its 5-1 win over Hofstra on Sunday, and there was one important aspect that has been a recurring key to the Minutewomen’s play throughout the seas...

Video highlights: UMass field hockey begins homestand with win over Hofstra

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 22, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutewomen began their 3-game homestand with a 5-1 victory over Hofstra. Here are the highlights. Field Hockey vs Hofstra Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass seniors keep playoff hopes alive with win over No. 20 Hofstra

By Nick Canelas

April 22, 2013

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

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse seniors were given one final chance to keep their playoff hopes alive on Saturday. With 13.9 seconds left in regulation and the game tied 8-8, UMass assistant coach Brian Jacovina called a...

UMass men’s lacrosse faces must-win game against Hofstra

By Cameron McDonough

April 19, 2013

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

Despite a regular season that has gone far from plan for the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team, the defending Colonial Athletic Association champions still have a chance to make the CAA Tournament and defend its crown. In order for that to happen, however, the Minutemen (5-7...

UNC dominates Hofstra, Tigers fall short at Penn State

By Frank Corona

April 18, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports

Over 5,000 people were in attendance in Hempstead, N.Y., to watch the nation’s fourth-leading scorer Marcus Holman and the third-ranked North Carolina men's lacrosse team extend its winning-streak to six with a 14-5 win over...

UMass, Penn State, Hofstra lead a deep CAA

By Cameron McDonough

February 13, 2013

Filed under Archives, Lacrosse, Sports

For No. 13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella, there is no doubt that the Colonial Athletic Association is one of the top conferences in the nation. “I would say top to bottom again it’s one of the best...

UMass survives scare against Hofstra, remains perfect

By Stephen Sellner

April 23, 2012

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

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

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

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...

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...

Towson nips Hofstra

By Brendan Tuma

April 3, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Towson and Hofstra men’s lacrosse teams played a thrilling a double overtime affair on Saturday night. The Tigers (6-3, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) came away victorious in the match, as they outlasted then-No....

CAA Championship Award Ceremony

By Collegian Sports Staff

May 8, 2011

Filed under Sports Videos

Following UMass' 9-7 loss to Delaware on Saturday night, the CAA presented awards to the athletes. ...

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...