Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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"]

UMass drops first game against Albany

By Stephen Sellner

March 9, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

The No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team could not dig itself out of a 6-2 halftime deficit, dropping its first game of the season, 9-8, at Albany on Tuesday. Senior midfielder Ryan Hantverk beat Albany goalkeeper Ed...

No. 4 Hofstra remains undefeated with win over Harvard

By Matt Catizone

March 9, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

With Saturday’s 15-9 win over Harvard, Hofstra men’s lacrosse team remained undefeated through its first four games. Facing the Crimson at home in Hempstead, N.Y, the No. 6 Pride played with high intensity throughout the enti...

No. 5 Minutemen streak to Albany

By Stephen Sellner

March 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team puts its four-game winning streak on the line on Tuesday afternoon with a tough road test at Albany. Albany (1-1) grabbed its first win of the season on Saturday in its home opener, 11-9 victory against Delaware, but lost it...

Minutemen stronger in second half

By Jay Asser

March 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

While halftime is often taken for granted, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team uses it as valuable time to adjust and prepare for the second half. Thus far in a young season, UMass has benefited from the intermission, creating separation from opponents in the third quar...

Minutemen remain unbeaten, take down visiting Buckeyes

By Jay Asser

February 28, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

In its second matchup against a ranked opponent this season, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team defeated Ohio State, 11-9, Saturday at Garber Field. Despite suffering an early deficit, No. 11 UMass (3-0) buckled down on...

Come-from-behind mentality paying dividends for UM

By Stephen Sellner

February 28, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

After falling behind, 2-0, on Saturday, it appeared the No. 12 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team would have to pull out a come-from-behind victory, much like it did in a 14-10 win over Hartford a week earlier. Trailing Hartford,...

UMass upset Black Knights Saturday at Garber

By Herb Scribner

February 14, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Saturday was a tough day to compete on Garber Field. Aside from the middle-of-winter chill and the light breeze, both the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team and Army faced off in a contest which was at one point back-and-forth,...

Minutemen tune-up with final scrimmage

By Scott Cournoyer

February 8, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

It was cold, wet and misting, but Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella had his team out on the field bright and early Saturday morning for a scrimmage against Siena. No. 15 UMass played up to its caliber in t...