Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass women’s soccer ties Richmond in double overtime

By Tom Mulherin

October 28, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Going into its last two games of the season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team needed a pair of wins in order to earn a comfortable place in the Atlantic 10 Tournament. After this weekend, such a comfortable place ...

Dayton blanks Richmond in A-10 women’s soccer opener

By Noelle Mattessich

October 2, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Dayton women’s soccer team’s Ashley Campbell was named Atlantic 10 Conference Player of the Week thanks to her performance in the Flyers’ 4-0 win over Richmond on Saturday. Campbell registered an early goal eight...

Richmond’s enjoys success, Lock Haven continues win streak

By Matthew Zackman

September 24, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

After starting the season with four straight losses, including two overtime contests, the Richmond field hockey team improved its record to .500 after beating Columbia 3-1 on Sunday. The Spiders (4-4, 0-0 Atlantic-10) were...

UMass women’s lax finishes off weekend sweep with one-goal win over GW

By Patrick Strohecker

April 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

It was déjà vu all over again for the No. 13 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team on Sunday afternoon. Two days after blowing a halftime lead against Richmond and ultimately prevailing, the Minutewomen (11-2, 3-0 Atlantic 10) blew a se...

VCU trounces Bulldogs, No. 18 SLU extends streak

By Tom Mulherin

March 5, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Virginia Commonwealth men’s basketball team upset No. 20 Butler on Saturday., destroying the Bulldogs, 84-52, in Richmond, Va. The 32-point decision is the largest margin of victory for the Rams (23-6, 11-3 Atlantic 10) ...

Minutewomen run over by Richmond for 8th straight loss

By Peter Cappiello

February 19, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Despite freshman Jasmine Harris’ career-high 19 points, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team had its losing skid extended to eight games, as it fell 81-63 at Richmond on Sunday afternoon. UMass (3-21, 1-8 Atlantic 10) nearly du...

Minutewomen look to continue A-10 success

By Patrick Strohecker

February 13, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Over the last four seasons, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has been nearly unbeatable in conference play, thanks in large part to its early non-conference schedules. “With having all of our non-conference game...

Freddie Riley thriving with new attitude, basketball mentality

By Stephen Sellner

January 29, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

During Sunday’s win over Richmond, Massachusetts men’s basketball starting guard Freddie Riley was tacked with the assignment of neutralizing Spiders’ leading-scorer Darien Brothers. Brothers came into the game shooting lights ou...

Video highlights: UMass men’s hoops sprints past Richmond

By Peter Cappiello

January 28, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team didn’t allow a field goal in the final six minutes to come back and hold off Richmond, 70-65, Sunday at the Mullins Center. UMass men's basketball vs Richmond from Daily Collegian on Vime...

No. 16 Richmond favorite to defend A-10 title

By Matt Levine

November 1, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The 16th-ranked Richmond field hockey team has claimed the No. 1 seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament, which begins Friday at Garber Field, for the second straight season. Last year, Richmond rolled through the A-10 tournament, pitching...

Minutewomen open tournament with finals rematch

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 1, 2012

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

When the dust settled on the final day of regular season play, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team found itself tied for seventh-place in the Atlantic 10 standings with both Charlotte and Richmond. However, to the delight of the Minu...

A-10 soccer: Musketeers blow late lead, settle with draw

By Michael Downs

October 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer

Despite enjoying a comfortable 2-0 lead heading into the later stages of its contest against Dayton on Friday night, the Xavier men’s soccer team mustered a 2-2 draw after surrendering two late goals in a 42-second span. The Flyers (7-3-1, 1-1-1 Atl...