Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s soccer stays alive despite loss to Saint Louis

By Ross Gienieczko

November 12, 2013

The Massachusetts men’s soccer looked like a team primed for an upset. Playing one of its most competitive games of the season, the team had multiple chances to take the lead in the second half against Atlantic 10 leader Saint Louis on Sunday at Rudd Field. But...

Even in A-10 semifinal loss, UMass defied adversity all season long

By Joey Saade

November 12, 2013

For young collegiate squads, adversity is a tough obstacle to overcome throughout a long, grueling season. However, the Massachusetts women's soccer team wasn't fazed by the road blocks thrown at it this season. Instead, it embraced the challenge. Friday's crushing 1-0 loss was a perfe...

UMass women’s soccer draws tie at SLU, falls to Dayton

By Tom Mulherin

October 14, 2013

Looking to bounce back from his team’s loss to Dayton on Friday, Massachusetts women’s soccer coach Ed Matz highlighted Sunday’s game against Saint Louis as an important date for his club. “I think we need to come out on Sunday against Saint Louis, and secure three points (a win)...

UMass field hockey offense overpowers Saint Louis

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 14, 2013

The No. 11 Massachusetts field hockey team opened its Atlantic 10 Conference schedule by putting on an offensive show, recording the program’s highest single-game goal total in over 30 years in an 11-0 win over Saint Louis on...

UMass fails to stop Saint Louis Thursday, skid stretches to 7

By Peter Cappiello

February 12, 2013

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team had its losing streak stretched to seven games Thursday night, falling at Saint Louis, 59-50, during a nationally televised affair aired on CBS Sports Network. Senior center Jasmine Watson...

UMass women’s basketball set to begin three-game road trip in Saint Louis

By Daniel Malone

February 7, 2013

Finding itself bogged down in yet another extended losing streak, the Massachusetts women's basketball team is hoping a change of scenery can help reverse its fortunes. The Minutewomen will get just that when they embark on a three-game, out of state road trip beginning at Saint Louis o...

UMass men’s hoops outlasted at Saint Louis in conference opener

By Stephen Sellner

January 11, 2013

If Thursday night’s Atlantic 10 opener is any indication, fans will have to make sure to get their popcorn ready for conference play. The Massachusetts men’s basketball team stayed neck-and-neck with Saint Louis the entire affa...

UMass basketball set for Atlantic 10 opener against Saint Louis

By Stephen Hewitt

January 10, 2013

Thirteen games into the 2012-13 season, Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg is still trying to learn things about his team. Sure, his Minutemen are 10-3 and have beaten the teams they have been expected to beat, but any...

Minutemen hit the road with playoff odds against them

By Nick Canelas

October 31, 2012

Massachusetts men’s soccer coach Sam Koch was very blunt about his team’s chances of making the Atlantic 10 tournament heading into the final weekend of the season. “It’s going to take a little miracle,” he said. With the Minu...

Saint Louis assumes top spot in Atlantic 10

By Michael Downs

October 23, 2012

The Saint Louis men’s soccer team now finds itself in sole possession of the No. 1 spot in the Atlantic 10 Conference standings after a 3-1 victory over Temple in Philadelphia on Sunday. The Bilikens (11-3-0, 5-1-0 A-10) were led by...

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

By Michael Downs

October 15, 2012

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...

Temple crushes Howard, Saint Louis upsets Creighton

By Jason Kates

September 25, 2012

The Temple men’s soccer team won its second consecutive game on Sunday afternoon, beating Howard, 4-0, in Philadelphia, Pa. Led by a two-goal performance from freshman Jared Martinelli, the Owls (3-3-1) were too much for...