Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Elaine Sortino inducted into UMass Athletic Hall of Fame

By Stephen Hewitt

October 15, 2013

During their weekly staff meetings behind closed doors in University of Massachusetts conference rooms, Elaine Sortino would typically sit to Athletic Director John McCutcheon's right, silent yet attentive to the topic being discu...

Video: Celebration of Life of Elaine Sortino

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 13, 2013

Friends and colleagues of late UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino shared their memories of her during a ceremony in the Mullins Center. Sortino Video from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Legendary UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino dies after battle with cancer

By Nick Canelas

August 20, 2013

Elaine Sortino, the longtime head coach of the Massachusetts softball team, whose impact both on and off the field knew no bounds throughout her legendary career, died Sunday night after a nearly two-year battle with cancer. She...

UMass basketball center Cady Lalanne reinstated after serving suspension

By Stephen Hewitt

December 14, 2012

After serving a nearly two-week suspension, Massachusetts men’s basketball center Cady Lalanne was reinstated to the team on Friday by UMass athletic director John McCutcheon. Lalanne, who was arrested for his role in an...

UMass basketball coach Derek Kellogg signs extension through 2016-17

By Stephen Hewitt

October 19, 2012

Rumors of a new contract extension that had been circulating for over a month were put to bed on Thursday as Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg signed a deal that will keep him in Amherst through the 201...

UMass hockey coaching search begins, committee to be formed by next week

By Stephen Hewitt

June 20, 2012

The search for the 13th Massachusetts hockey coach has officially begun. UMass Director of Athletics John McCutcheon said Wednesday that a hiring committee to choose a successor to Don Cahoon – who left his post yesterday after lead...