Massachusetts Daily Collegian

No. 13 UMass women’s lax looks to continue winning ways against Richmond

By Patrick Strohecker

April 5, 2013

For the past few seasons, if the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team wanted to win the Atlantic 10 crown, it would have to take care of business against rival Richmond. In fact, the Spiders were the last team standing between UMass and another A-10 crown last season, as the Minute...

UMass tries to end losing streak in CAA opener against Penn State

By Nick Canelas

March 15, 2013

With 19 years of experience to lean on, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella is confident in his philosophies as a head coach. Like many coaches, he believes in strong physical and mental preparation. He also ...

UMass men’s lacrosse moves on to Harvard

By Nick Canelas

February 21, 2013

When the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s flight home from Atlanta landed on Sunday, its 12-11 comeback win over No. 4 North Carolina became ancient history. It no longer mattered that the Minutemen (2-0) overcame a...

Lacrosse 2013

February 13, 2013

Check out the Daily Collegian's coverage of the men and women's lacrosse teams for the beginning of the new season. UMass men’s lacrosse with steady approach against No. 4 UNC UMass returns to Amherst for home opener a...

Unlikely heroes lift UMass men’s lacrosse to season-opening win

By Nick Canelas

February 11, 2013

. The No. 13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team emphasized throughout the preseason the importance of putting the past behind, and focusing on being the 2013 team. With a number of key players from last year’s roster gone due t...

CAA lacrosse roundup

By Patrick Strohecker

February 28, 2012

Three consecutive fourth quarter goals by Mount Saint Mary’s gave the Mountaineers a 12-10 win over No. 16 Delaware on Saturday. The Blue Hens (2-3) and the Mountaineers (1-0) went back and forth in a game that featured six...

Men’s lacrosse opens preseason play with St. John’s

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

January 29, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team opened its preseason schedule against St. John’s Saturday, toppling the Red Storm, 11-8, in the first four scored quarters. The exhibition was not scored in the fifth quarter. SJU coach Jason Miller’s visiting squad ...

Minutewomen dominate Vermont in home opener

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 21, 2011

By Nicholas Bellofatto Collegian Staff The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team used ball control and a hard cutting to the net to top Vermont, 17-9, in its home opener at McGuirk Stadium on Saturday. Senior Haley Smith...

PSU upsets Pride, Tigers first in conference

By Kara Deyermenjian

April 21, 2010

Penn State upset No. 11 Hofstra 11-10 Saturday night at Jeffrey Field after a hard fought overtime battle. Freshman Nick Dolik scored three goals on the day, including the game-winner in overtime, while sophomore Matt Mackrides...

Upperclassmen look to lead on Senior Day, rest of season

By David Brinch

April 7, 2010

On any team, senior leadership is essential to being successful. Just ask the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. Last season, the Minutemen (7-2, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) reached their 18th NCAA Tournament, thanks...