Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen back home Friday

By Matt Levine

September 14, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts field hockey team coach Carla Tagliente said that her team has nothing to worry about with No. 7 Northeastern  visiting Garber Field on Friday. “I don’t think we feel any pressure at all,” she said. “All of the ...

Former Northeastern forward transfers to UMass

By Nick Canelas

September 13, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Rob Dongara is the newest member of the Massachusetts hockey team. The former Northeastern forward has transferred to UMass and is officially enrolled at the school after two years with the Huskies. Dongara chose the Minutemen ...

UMass wins 1500th, hosts power-heavy Richmond this weekend

By Taylor C. Snow

May 4, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team tallied its 1500th win in club history on Wednesday, with a 7-6 victory over Northeastern. The visiting Huskies struggled defensively throughout, and the Minutemen wasted no time as they took advantage o...

Minutemen face back-to-back games in Maine this weekend

By Nick Canelas

February 17, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The timing could not have been better for the Massachusetts hockey team. After coming up short in their first 11 tries, the Minutemen (10-13-5, 6-11-4 Hockey East) finally notched their first road win of the season last Friday, stunning then-No. 1 Bo...

Last-second goal lifts Merrimack past struggling UMass

By Scott Cournoyer

February 5, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

A night after a heartbreaking 4-3 overtime loss to Northeastern on the road, the Massachusetts hockey team dropped another close one Saturday night at the Mullins Center, this time to No. 4 Merrimack, 4-3. With just two seconds rema...

Minnesota claims top spot; Northeastern crushes Irish

By Jeffrey Okerman

December 7, 2011

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Minnesota men’s hockey team scored an empty net goal to defeat Michigan Tech, 5-3, and extend its 10-game unbeaten streak in the first of two victories the squad notched against the Huskies last weekend. Following the...

Minutewomen fall twice to ranked opponents over weekend

By Deshawn Townsend

September 19, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team squared off against No. 20 Northeastern and defending national champs, No. 3 Maryland, in the opening home weekend at Garber Field. UMass was unable to balance out its win-loss column t...

Flyers soaring over competition

By Nick Canelas

September 19, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The Dayton women’s soccer team put on yet another impressive set of performances this past week, capping off a pair of wins against high quality opponents to improve its record to 8-1. The No. 24-ranked Flyers had hi...

Minutemen sit one spot out of playoffs

By Michael Counos

April 27, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team is at risk of not making the Atlantic 10 tournament, something it hasn’t accomplished since 2009. UMass (13-21, 5-7 in A-10) has four regular season conference series left as it faces off...

Minutemen defeat Northeastern at Fenway Park

By Staff

April 26, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

With the opportunity to play in the illustrious Fenway Park, the Massachusetts baseball team elevated its game to finish off Northeastern in the heart of Boston Tuesday, as the Minutemen (13-21, 5-7 A-10) defeated Northea...

Minutemen head to Fenway for consolation game

By Michael Counos

April 26, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team gets the chance to play at Fenway Park this Tuesday as it looks to capture the consolation game against Northeastern in the Beanpot Tournament. UMass (12-21, 5-7 Atlantic 10) is winless in it...

Hockey East playoffs get underway

By Steve Levine

March 10, 2011

Filed under Hockey

Following the conclusion of games last weekend, the Hockey East Association announced the pairings of its playoff teams for the upcoming 27th annual Hockey East Tournament. The tournament’s quarterfinal round will show...