Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video Highlights: UMass field hockey shines on Senior Day

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 21, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutewomen defeated Saint Joseph's 9-1 while honoring their six seniors on Senior Day. Here are the highlights. ...

UMass field hockey shines on Senior Day

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 21, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 10 Massachusetts field hockey team honored its six seniors by giving them all the start on Senior Day on Sunday. The team followed up by defeating Saint Joseph’s by a score of 9-1. The Minutewomen paid tribu...

UMass softball tries to turn things around against strong opponents over the weekend

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 26, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts softball team will face some of its toughest conference opponents yet for the first four games of a seven-game road trip over the weekend, as it tries to bounce back from a pair of tough losses this past weekend. UMass (14-19, 8-4 Atlantic 10) starts off the weeke...

UMass women’s basketball’s losing streak slides to a dozen

By Peter Cappiello

February 28, 2013

Filed under Archives, Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Giving up 13 unanswered points within the opening five minutes of play, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team lost its 12th straight game after getting shut down by Saint Joseph’s, 87-50, in a road game last night. The Hawks, (20-7, 11-2 A...

UMass basketball soars to 80-62 victory over Saint Joseph’s

By Stephen Hewitt

February 11, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

There may have been a slight change in schedule, but the results were what the Massachusetts men’s basketball team envisioned all along. A record storm that dumped up to 2 feet of snow on the Pioneer Valley this weekend pushed the start time back five hours, but the Minutemen n...

UMass basketball set for A-10 clash with Saint Joseph’s

By Stephen Hewitt

February 8, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Winter Sports

During the early minutes of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s practice Thursday afternoon at Curry Hicks Cage, the Minutemen had themselves a little fun. Fresh off its 81-53 blowout victory over Rhode Island...

UMass basketball not overlooking URI in rivalry game

By Stephen Hewitt

February 6, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

At a quick glance, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has several reasons to overlook Rhode Island. The Rams (6-14, 1-6 Atlantic 10 Conference) are ranked dead last in the conference in scoring offense this season (62.2 points per game) and are stuck in a four-game losing streak he...

UMass sunny heading into Philadelphia

By Peter Cappiello

October 18, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

If it’s always sunny in Philadelphia, the Massachusetts field hockey team is in for more good fortune. Riding high on momentum after totaling three consecutive wins during a homestand that included former No. 1 Syracuse, along with...

Owls, Musketeers hold unbeaten A-10 marks

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 11, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Temple men’s soccer team relied on strong performances from junior Jake Lister and freshman Jared Martinelli in a 2-1 win over Duquesne on Sunday. After scoring the game-winning goal for the Owls in their last game, Lister...