Massachusetts Daily Collegian

George Mason men’s soccer remains undefeated in conference play

By Eugene Kucinski

October 30, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

After fighting through regulation and two overtime periods, George Mason and La Salle settled for a 1-1 tie on Sunday. The Explorers struck first on Rob Friskey’s goal in the 35th minute. Nick Becker was credited with the assist. La Salle did not hold the lead for long, ...

Rufo leads PC past Miami (Ohio)

By Tyler Fiedler

October 30, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Niko Rufo’s overtime goal against No. 3 Miami (Ohio) propelled the No. 8 Providence hockey team to a 3-2 victory on Friday. Steven McParland gave the Friars the lead early in the first period, and Mark Jankowski added an unassisted goal early in the second period to give the Fr...

UMass Lowell falls short against Quinnipiac

By Andrew Cyr

October 23, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The No. 9 Quinnipiac (3-1) hockey team came away with a sweep over No. 18 UMass Lowell (1-3) this past weekend, defeating the River Hawks 3-1 in both games. Goaltending was solid in both contests for the Bobcats as Michael Garteig...

Close games and comebacks by Ball State and Central Michigan in MAC

By Matthew Zackman

October 16, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

On Saturday, the Bowling Green football team almost upset Mississippi State, but could not reach field goal range in the final four minutes, giving the Bulldogs (3-3, 0-2 SEC) a 21-20 victory. Mississippi State running back...

La Salle takes down St. Bonaventure in A-10 men’s soccer action

By Tyler Fiedler

October 16, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The La Salle men’s soccer team defeated St. Bonaventure  2-1, thanks to midfielder Jason Plumhoff. After a scoreless first half, both teams came out after the break with a faster tempo. This resulted in La Salle’s (5-5-2,...

BC picks up first win in blowout in Hockey East action

By Ross Gienieczko

October 16, 2013

Filed under Archives, Hockey, Sports

Seven different players scored goals as No. 4 Boston College picked up its first win of the season at home on Sunday with a 7-2 victory over No. 15 Rensselaer. Forward Johnny Gaudreau got three points for the Eagles (1-1)....

Lock Haven remains atop A-10 field hockey

By Andrew Cyr

October 9, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The Lock Haven field hockey team won its seventh consecutive game this weekend with a 4-0 victory over Sacred Heart. The Lady Eagles’ (10-2) offense came mainly from Nakira Downes and Taylor Kennedy who scored two goals apiece...

VCU knocks off Saint Louis in A-10 men’s soccer action

By Ross Gienieczko

October 9, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Virginia Commonwealth men’s soccer team scored two goals in the second half on Sunday to defeat No. 22 Saint Louis, 2-1, in Atlantic 10 play. The Rams (4-4-1) trailed 1-0 in the late stages of the second half, but a pair...

Decisive victory for Dayton in A-10 women’s soccer action

By Jackson Goddard

October 9, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Dayton women’s soccer team is still undefeated in the Atlantic 10 Conference after defeating George Mason, 3-0, on Friday night. This was the Patriots’ (4-7-1, 1-1 A-10) first ever A-10 contest. The Flyers (7-4-1,...