Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Anthony Biscardi wins playoff game for UMass lax in overtime

By Herb Scribner

May 6, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has a thing for overtime drama. On Wednesday night at Penn State, the Minutemen secured themselves a spot in the CAA Championship Game after an overtime goal from Anthony Biscardi. This was the Minutemen’s third overtime winner, which bring...

Kyle Smith lifts Minutemen in overtime

By Stephen Sellner

April 18, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Kyle Smith has done it again. The sophomore attack scored the game-winner for the second consecutive week to propel the No. 15 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team past Drexel, 11-10, in triple overtime at Garber Field on Satu...

Video: UMass defeats Drexel in triple overtime

By Stephen Sellner

April 16, 2011

Filed under Sports Videos

High-scoring offenses meet

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 14, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

In a battle between two high-scoring offenses, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will square off against Colonial Athletic Association opponent Drexel on Saturday at Garber Field. The No. 14 Minutemen will make their return...

Manny meets Minutemen expectations

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 14, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

At the beginning of the 2011 season, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team coach Greg Cannella set some goals for attackman Will Manny. He wanted Manny to assume a leadership role and carry the weight of the Minutemen on his should...

Collegian Sports Briefs: April 10, 2011

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 10, 2011

Filed under Sports Multimedia

It was a winning weekend for the various Maroon and White teams. The Minutewomen of the softball diamond came through in their doubleheader against St. Bonaventure with two victories. Sara Plourde struck out 30 batters. Read Mi...

UMass snaps two-game skid, soar over Hawks Saturday

By Stephen Sellner

April 4, 2011

Filed under Archives, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Following a pair of grueling losses, the No. 16 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team got back on track with a 16-9 rout of Saint Joseph’s in Philadelphia, Pa. on Saturday. Junior Art Kell and sophomore Will Manny each...

Minutemen succumbed to Harvard comeback in 11-9 loss

By Jay Asser

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Despite building a sizeable first-half lead, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team succumbed to a comeback by Harvard, falling 11-9 in Cambridge, Mass. on Tuesday night. The Crimson (6-2) handed the No. 14 Minutemen (5-3,...

Minutemen kick-off three-game road trip against Harvard

By Stephen Sellner

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The No. 16 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team begins its difficult three-game road stint with a matchup against Harvard on Tuesday afternoon. The Crimson (5-2, 1-1 Ivy League) feature an aggressive and energetic style of play, ma...

Minutemen look to end first half struggles

By Herb Scribner

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

When the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team fell to Penn State last Saturday, it was in a game that featured a hard-nosed effort by the Minutemen to hold off the Nittany Lions for the majority of the game. The defense felt absen...

Statistics don’t tell the whole story for UMass this season

By Nick Bellofatto

March 21, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team lost its first game of the season this past Saturday, but when looking at the statistics from the game, intangibles could prove vital to its future success as a team. After a 6-0 start...

Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse doubleheader

By Jeff Bernstein

March 21, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports Slideshows, Women's Lacrosse

The men's and women's lacrosse teams played back-to-back game last Saturday, March 19, at Garber Field. [slickr-flickr tag="mwlax"]