Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Loss is a powerful lesson

By Steven Gillard

November 7, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On May 27, 2012, after four years and seven seasons, I ran my last high school track meet at the Division 1 championship at Durfee High School. My event was the 400 meter hurdles and I came into the meet seeded somewhere in the m...

UMass men’s soccer loses eighth straight

By Mark Chiarelli

September 26, 2013

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The role of Cinderella would not be casted upon the Massachusetts men’s soccer team Wednesday night. In front of a crowd of 593, UMass fell to national powerhouse Syracuse 3-0 for its eighth straight defeat The Orange, rank...

Minutemen drop home opener to Hartford, 1-0

By Patrick Strohecker

September 12, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team can look back at each of its last three games and key in on one play that has turned a draw or a win into a loss. Wednesday was no different for UMass in a 1-0 home-opening loss to Hartford ...

UMass drops second straight game at Albany Tuesday

By Nick Canelas

March 6, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

After suffering a regular season loss for the first time since his sophomore year on Saturday, Kyle Smith said he was glad to have a game again on Tuesday. Smith responded to the loss with a pair of goals, but it was far from e...

Syracuse snaps UMass’ home winning streak

By Taylor C. Snow

September 26, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team had been unstoppable at home so far this season, but that changed Tuesday afternoon when it suffered a 2-0 loss to Syracuse at Rudd Field in the program’s first-ever matchup against the...

UMass field hockey drops 2OT affair to BU

By Matt Levine

September 19, 2012

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

In a match where the rain clouds were moving as quickly as the shots off the stick of Massachusetts senior defender Thando Zono, the No. 25 UMass field hockey team was defeated by No. 12 Boston University in double overtime, 3-2,...

Minutemen’s season ends in blowout loss to Dayton

By Herb Scribner

March 9, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Before Tuesday night’s game, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team thought it held an advantage in hosting a first round Atlantic 10 conference tournament game. For the Minutemen, those sentiments could not have bee...

UMass drops first game against Albany

By Stephen Sellner

March 9, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

The No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team could not dig itself out of a 6-2 halftime deficit, dropping its first game of the season, 9-8, at Albany on Tuesday. Senior midfielder Ryan Hantverk beat Albany goalkeeper Ed...