Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass looks to carry offensive rhythm into matchup with St. Joe’s

By Nick Canelas

March 28, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

It's not too often that Will Manny and Kyle Smith aren't on a lacrosse field together. The seniors have played on the same attack unit for the Massachusetts men's lacrosse team since they were sophomores and have established themsel...

UMass men’s lacrosse loses third straight at Bucknell

By Cameron McDonough

March 11, 2013

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

The No. 9 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s recent slide continued Saturday with a 7-4 loss at Bucknell. The loss was the third in a row for the Minutemen. Saturday’s game was a defensive battle throughout. And UMass...

Video Highlights: UMass men’s lacrosse sunk in overtime loss to Brown

By Tom Mulherin

March 6, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The UMass men's lacrosse team suffered a disappointing 9-8 overtime loss to the Brown Bears over the weekend for their first loss of the season. Here are the highlights. Umass Lacrosse vs Brown from Daily Collegian on Vim...

UMass men’s lacrosse sunk by turnovers in overtime loss to Brown

By Nick Canelas

March 2, 2013

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

Once Joe Calvello won the opening faceoff in overtime, it appeared the Massachusetts men's lacrosse team was on its way to a sloppy victory. Calvello brought the ball into the offensive zone, and passed it out to Conn...

UMass men’s lacrosse aided by its defensive presence

By Nick Canelas

February 28, 2013

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

There's a popular saying in sports that defense wins championships. And you can count Massachusetts men's lacrosse coach Greg Cannella as a believer in that phrase. The No. 5 Minutemen (3-0) are often known for their up-tempo...

UMass men’s lacrosse tops Harvard in a defensive struggle

By Nick Canelas

February 23, 2013

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

CAMBRIDGE – The No. 5 Massachusetts men's lacrosse team has a team objective to hold its opponents to eight goals or less each game. Although they won their first two contests, the Minutemen failed to reach that mark. On...

Podcast: Re-Lax

By Cameron McDonough

February 23, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

UMass men's lacrosse beat writers Cameron McDonough and Nick Canelas discuss last week's win against No. 4 UNC and preview Saturday's match at Harvard. Re-Lax Podcast...

Podcast: Re-Lax

By Cameron McDonough

February 15, 2013

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

Cameron McDonough and Nick Canelas break down the men's LAX team's opening win over Army and look ahead to their weekend matchup against #4 North Carolina. Re-Lax...

UMass men’s lacrosse with steady approach against No. 4 UNC

By Nick Canelas

February 13, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team fell victim to its relatively weak schedule last season. The Minutemen (1-0) took full advantage of underachieving non-conference opponents and a down year in the Colonial Athletic Association on their way to an undefeated regular s...

UMass looks to younger players to fill roles

By Nick Canelas

February 13, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella has made it clear that certain players from last year’s roster simply can’t be replaced. The Minutemen (1-0) graduated 11 seniors last spring, and spent the entire preseason picking ...

Lacrosse bringing Kyle and Norm Smith together

By Stephen Sellner

February 13, 2013

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Massachusetts men’s lacrosse attackman Kyle Smith constantly surveys the opposing defense when the Minutemen have the ball in their offensive zone. In the matter of a possession, the ball is moved quickly from one end of...

Video: Men’s LAX vs. Army

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

February 10, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The UMass men's lacrosse team opened their 2013 season with a 16-9 win over Army. LAX Highlight Reel 2-10 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....