Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass field hockey full of mixed emotions after Senior Day

By Matt Levine

October 29, 2012

For the No. 18 Massachusetts field hockey team, Senior Day on Sunday afternoon at Garber Field produced joy as seven seniors took part in an emotionally charged pregame ceremony. But after the Minutewomen defeated Lock Haven,...

No. 18 UMass tops Temple, Lock Haven, extends win streak to 7

By Peter Cappiello

October 29, 2012

The Massachusetts field hockey team has caught fire. Since upsetting then-No. 1 Syracuse, 2-1, UMass (12-8, 6-1 Atlantic 10) has amassed seven consecutive wins, including victories over Temple and Lock Haven on Friday and Sunday...

Minutewomen put together goal outburst in Senior Day win

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 23, 2012

It wasn’t hard for the seniors to smile after the Massachusetts women’s soccer team dismantled a struggling George Washington team, 4-0, on Senior Day on Sunday afternoon. But those smiles came with heavy hearts, as the seniors now say goodbye to Rudd Field. UMass coach Ed Matz ...

Seniors shine on Senior Day

By Jeffrey Okerman

April 16, 2012

On a day when the sun shined bright, the No. 10 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s seniors shined brighter. In UMass’ (14-1, 5-0 Atlantic 10) 21-7 dismantling of the visiting St. Bonaventure team, several seniors displayed their talents. Nina Sarcona stood out amongst a bright contingen...

UMass cruises past Towson on Senior Day

By Stephen Sellner

April 9, 2012

With the excitement surrounding Senior Day and the opportunity to match the program’s best start in history, the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team used a 10-1 second half to cruise past No. 19 Towson, 14-3, on Saturday...

Towson visits UMass on Senior Day

By Jackson Alexander

April 6, 2012

On Saturday, 11 seniors on the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse will play their final regular season game at Garber Field as the Minutemen face Towson on Senior Day. The class of 2012 features a plethora of impact players o...

Senior class set for Senior Day showdown

By Stephen Sellner

April 6, 2012

For senior Art Kell, it feels like yesterday that he was playing on Garber Field for the first time as a freshman. Three years later, Kell and the rest of the senior class will take the field for their last regular season game on Garber Field as the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team host...

Playing for pride leads to Minutemen loss

By Jackson Alexander

November 6, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s soccer season finale on Sunday afternoon pretty much defined all of the struggles the team has faced throughout the course of the season. On Senior Day, the Minutemen (4-13-2, 2-5-2 Atlantic 10) ...

Senior Day marks the end for 7 Minutemen

By Stephen Sellner

November 3, 2011

For the seniors on the Massachusetts men’s soccer team, Saturday’s match against Rhode Island marks their final game of their collegiate careers and offers one last chance to sprint around Rudd Field. Despite their a...

Minutewomen look to clinch Atlantic 10 title

By Matt Strong

October 26, 2011

In a weekend where it faced off against two Atlantic 10 conference opponents, the undefeated Massachusetts’s field hockey moved to the top of the conference standings. After beating La Salle in a decisive 2-0 shutout at ...