Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Plourde goes the distance again for Minutewomen

By Pete Vasquez

April 3, 2011

After junior Sara Plourde collected her eighth career no-hitter, she followed it up just two hours later with 1.2 additional hitless innings of relief as the Massachusetts softball team swept Saint Louis in Sunday afternoon’s...

George Washington jumps teams in A-10 standings

By Matt Catizone

February 7, 2011

Strong back-to-back games have made the George Washington women’s basketball team relevant again in the Atlantic 10. After suffering through a brutal 11-game losing streak which saw the Colonials (7-15, 2-6 A-10) lose...

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

By Stephen Hewitt

February 7, 2011

A 3-pointer sunk by guard Michael Davenport with 1.6 seconds remaining in regulation catapulted the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team past Duquesne, 64-62, on Saturday. The loss for the Dukes (16-6, 8-1 Atlantic 10) ends...

Billikens rain 3’s on Minutemen

By Jay Asser

February 2, 2011

Against stifling defense and timely shooting, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team suffered its first loss in the last four road contests against Atlantic 10 foe Saint Louis, 69-53. Coming into the game, the Minuteme...

Minutewomen Crush Saint Louis, 77-53

By Michael Wood

January 19, 2011

After suffering crushing defeats in back-to-back games to end winter break, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team started the new semester off right, defeating Saint Louis, 77-53, Wednesday night at the Mullins Cente...

Atlantic 10 predictions

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Also see: Predictions from around the A-10 Last season, we got a chance to see the potential of the Atlantic 10 with as many as six teams on the bubble of making the NCAA tournament at the end of the season. This year, the A-...

Minutemen’s season ends without trip to A-10 tournament

By Steve Levine

November 15, 2010

After an up-and down-season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team came so close to achieving an Atlantic 10 tournament berth. Whether or not the Minutemen would be competing in the playoffs came down to the final weekend of...

Minutemen hoping to make final playoff push

By Herb Scribner

November 4, 2010

The impressive performance by the Massachusetts men’s soccer team this season all comes down to its final weekend against Charlotte and Saint Louis. “If we don’t win these games, then we don’t deserve to go to the ...

Minutemen successful on road

By Steve Levine

November 4, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team’s up and down season is now in its home-stretch and the Minutemen haven’t picked a better time to get hot than right now. With 14 points, UMass (5-4-7, 4-1-2 Atlantic 10) currentl...

Temple splits weekend

By Jackson Alexander

October 18, 2010

The Temple field hockey team rebounded from a loss earlier in the week to blank West Chester, 3-0. The Owls suffered their first Atlantic 10 loss of the season when they traveled to face La Salle last Friday. Temple controlled...

Michelle Mooren, Anna Dolhansky headline weekly accolades

By Jackson Alexander

October 18, 2010

Duquesne’s Michelle Mooren and La Salle’s Anna Dolhansky were named the Atlantic 10 Conference Women’s Soccer Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, as announced by the league office on Monday. Mooren recorded two...

Chance for UMass to learn from previous A-10 struggles

By Pete Vasquez

October 7, 2010

The Atlantic 10 competition has arrived and for the Massachusetts field hockey team, it’s all about lessons learned from the past. The Minutewomen (5-6) face a Saint Louis (0-12) team on Saturday that is still searchi...