Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Lightweight 8 takes first in nationals

By Eric Mansfield

May 24, 2010

The Massachusetts rowing team concluded its season this past weekend on a positive note at the USRowing Collegiate Championships. The regatta took place in West Windsor, N.J. on Lake Mercer, the site of USRowing’s National...

UMass hits the road with contests against SLU

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

April 21, 2010

For the Massachusetts softball team, playing teams at the bottom of the Atlantic 10 standings isn’t as easy as it seems. Those teams look at the opportunity to knock off the No. 22 team in the country as their biggest game...

Minutewomen players return home this weekend against Stony Brook

By Herb Scribner

March 12, 2010

Going on the road tends to be a difficult task, no matter the sport or the team. For the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team though, it may present little trouble if UMass continues to focus on team advantages and play its...

Minutewomen lose, 10-8, in slushy weather

By Jay Asser

February 25, 2010

On a rainy, slushy day, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team fell short in a defensive showdown against Boston University, suffering its first loss at home this season. BU entered McGuirk Stadium not having played a game...

Hill, Benton to be honored at senior night

By Steve Levine

February 25, 2010

The abundant youth on the Massachusetts women’s basketball team has been the story from the start of the season. However, that will not be the case tonight as UMass will honor two of its most important players as they play...

Cotto, Auquo and Okkonen lead UM track and field

By Michael Wood

February 23, 2010

The Massachusetts track and field teams had a strong showing over the weekend at the Atlantic 10 conference championship. In Kingston, R.I., the men’s team tallied 68 points and finished in fifth place out of 12 teams in...

Minutewomen win home-opener

By Herb Scribner

February 18, 2010

Despite a back-and-forth momentum shift between the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team and Holy Cross, the Minutewomen prevailed, 15-6, Wednesday after they broke through a tired Crusader defense. “I think this is a great...

Frontcourt leads UMass to victory

By Steve Levine

February 7, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team delivered a strong performance in its 60-50 win over Fordham on Saturday. The win represented the first at the Mullins Center since Nov. 22, when the Minutewomen defeated Villanova, 5...