Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey kicks off second half at UConn Hockey Classic

By Nick Canelas

December 28, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

The tale of the first half of the Massachusetts hockey team's season could be told in three very unique chapters. In the first chapter, the Minutemen were an every-other-weekend team over four weeks. They went winless in the first and third weekends of the season, while earning points in both games of the se...

UMass field hockey to take on regional rival UConn

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 18, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The 7th-ranked Massachusetts field hockey team will be taking on one of its toughest opponents so far on Wednesday when the team travels to 3rd-ranked Connecticut. The Huskies (5-0) come into the matchup with one of the s...

UMass rekindles old relationships in first round matchup with UConn

By Peter Cappiello

May 9, 2013

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s first round NCAA Tournament matchup is all too familiar for junior attack Katie Ferris. Sitting with her teammates at the Selection Show viewing party at Amherst Brewing Company...

Club hockey loses both games over the weekend

By Jason Kates

November 1, 2012

Filed under Archives, Club Sports, Fall Sports, Hockey, Sports

In a game that was about more than just hockey, the Massachusetts club hockey team lost a hard-fought overtime battle to Northeastern, 3-2, in the annual “Benefit for the Shriners Hospital” contest on Saturday night at the MassMutua...

Podcast: Puck Talk

By Cameron McDonough

October 18, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

In this week's edition of Puck Talk, Collegian hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough, Patrick Strohecker and Nick Canelas discuss the Minutemen's season opening win and preview Friday's game against BC. Puck Talk 2...

UMass tennis sweeps UConn with ease

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 18, 2012

Filed under Archives, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team pulled together as a team on Wednesday and swept Connecticut, 7-0. Ace doubles pair Yuliana Motyl and Chantal Swiszcz won the No. 1 doubles match, 8-5. Sonia Bokhari and Chanel Glasper followed it up wit...

Video: Hockey vs UConn press conference

By Taylor C. Snow

October 15, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

In his first game coaching the Minutemen hockey team, John Micheletto gives his thoughts after a season-opening 4-1 win over UConn. UMass hockey vs UConn press conference from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass hockey takes season-opener against UConn

By Cameron McDonough

October 15, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

The John Micheletto era for the Massachusetts hockey team got off on the right foot Friday night, as the Minutemen defeated Connecticut, 4-1, in front of a raucous bunch of 7,123 fans at the Mullins Center. It was the biggest crowd eve...

Video: UMass vs. UConn Highlights

By Cameron McDonough

August 31, 2012

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen suffered a tough loss in its inaugural game as a member of the FBS. Umass vs Uconn from Daily Collegian on Vimeo.       Umass vs Uconn from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass blown out in 1st ever FBS contest

By Stephen Sellner

August 31, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Football, Sports

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — Well, it can only go up from here. There was an interception returned for a touchdown, a blocked punt for a touchdown and at the end of the first quarter, UMass had more penalty yards (19) than total yards ...

Minutemen search for positives in season-opening beatdown

By Stephen Hewitt

August 31, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Football, Sports

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – It couldn’t get much worse for the Massachusetts football team Thursday night at Rentschler Field. In their first game as a member of the Football Bowl Subdivision, the Minutemen were outscored...