Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen beat Drexel, claim share of top spot

By Jackson Alexander

April 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Regardless of the opposition or the venue, the No. 1/2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team just keeps winning. The Minutemen defeated Drexel, 8-6, on Saturday, at Bethpage High School in the Battle of Bethpage II. They improved their record to a perfect 11-0, the best mark in UMass men’s lacrosse ...

No. 2 UMass battles Drexel on Saturday in clash of CAA’s top 2 teams

By Stephen Sellner

April 13, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

First place in the Colonial Athletic Association is on the line Saturday as the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces off against Drexel in Bethpage, N.Y. UMass (10-0, 3-0 CAA) comes into the game in sole possess...

Kyle Smith making 2012 a breakout year

By Jackson Alexander

April 13, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Entering the season, there were plenty of players who were poised for breakout seasons on the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. Connor Mooney, Colin Fleming, Mike Fetterly and Ryan Izzo all could have conceivably made the j...

Towson visits UMass on Senior Day

By Jackson Alexander

April 6, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

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

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

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...

UMass goes for 9-0 against SJU on Saturday

By Stephen Sellner

March 29, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

The undefeated No. 3 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team rolls into Saturday’s matchup with Colonial Athletic Association foe Saint Joseph’s at Garber Field to begin its five-game stretch of conference play to wrap up the...

Men’s lacrosse faces latest test in No. 16 Penn State

By Jackson Alexander

March 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Coming off three straight lopsided wins, the No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will be tested when it hits the road Saturday to take on No. 14 Penn State. It will be the Minutemen’s (6-0) first game against a r...

UMass jumping all over opposition from opening faceoff

By Stephen Sellner

March 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Over the past two games, the No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team hasn’t waited long to pounce on the opposition. From the opening whistle, UMass (6-0) looks in mid-game form, jumping all over its competition in the first minutes of play to force the opposite side to play from behind. In its vic...

Men’s lacrosse hammers Hawks, 14-5

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 12, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

While many followed the Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s loss in Atlantic City, N.J., and others celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in downtown Amherst, there was a crowd of 1,043 at Garber Field on Saturday afternoon....

Men’s lax wraps up brief home stand against Hartford

By Stephen Sellner

March 9, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports

After a win on Tuesday, the No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team gets right back to work on Saturday afternoon as it welcomes Hartford to Garber Field. The Hawks (1-3) come in fresh off of their first win of the season, defe...

Top line excels in UM victory

By Stephen Sellner

March 7, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The combination of the top attack and midfield unit put on a clinic Tuesday for the No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team. The units accounted for 11 of the team’s 17 goals in the contest, creating easy scoring opportunities...

Men’s lacrosse returns home to face Albany

By Jackson Alexander

March 6, 2012

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

In an afternoon game today, the No. 5 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will take on Albany in its second home match of the season. The Minutemen (4-0) moved up a spot in the national ranks this week following their 12-7 w...