Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s and women’s swimming squads finish season at Fordham

By Kaitlin Boyer

February 5, 2013

In its last meet of the season, the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team ended on a strong note with a 183-113 victory over Fordham on Saturday. The Minutemen won 11 of 16 events in the outing from the Messmore Aqu...

Swiming and diving teams finish middle of pack at Upper Valley Invitational

By Chris Corso

January 29, 2013

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams finished third and fourth, respectively, in the two-day Upper Valley Invitational at Dartmouth this weekend. The Minutemen tallied up a total score of 654.5 points, fa...

Terrier Invitational brings success for men and women’s swimming

By Chris Corso

November 20, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams both had a successful three-day weekend at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational. The Minutemen battled from behind on the final day to defeat the Terriers and take home the...

UMass swimming and diving teams suffer identical defeats

By Chris Corso

November 15, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were both handed an identical 172-126 defeat on Saturday at Brown. “Brown is a phenomenal team which we picked up and really raised up our schedule here in the early f...

Swimming and diving teams get mixed results in home opener

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 23, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams had different outcomes against Army at their home-opener on Friday. The women finished first in 11 events and beat Army 170-122, while the men came up sho...

Sixth Consecutive A-10 Title for Minutemen Swimming

By Chris Corso

February 28, 2012

As projected at the beginning of the season, the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team took home its sixth consecutive Atlantic 10 Championship this weekend in Buffalo, N.Y. In addition to the six straight titles, the M...

Minutemen and women swimming and diving place second at Dartmouth

By Chris Corso

January 30, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team finished second at the three-team Dartmouth Invitational this weekend, placing ahead of Bryant but losing to host team Dartmouth. The Minutemen tallied up a total of 1246.5 po...

Men’s and women’s swimming & diving team both fall this weekend

By Nick Canelas

December 4, 2011

Make it nine consecutive losses for the Massachusetts women’s swimming and diving team against Northeastern, as it fell to the Huskies, 166-134, on Saturday at Joseph Rogers Pool. The Minutewomen claimed eight first-p...

Jason Cook places 5th in pair of NCAA diving events

By Jackson Alexander

March 21, 2011

Jason Cook, a star diver for the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team, finished in fifth-place in both the one and three-meter events this past weekend at the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships in Annapolis, Md. The junior finished fifth out of 46 divers in the one-meter event with a fi...

Minutemen win fifth-straight A-10 title

By Nick Bellofatto

March 2, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team captured its fifth-straight Atlantic 10 championship on Saturday. “It feels good because we set our goals to do this,” UMass coach Russ Yarworth said. In the beginning of...

UMass defeats Rams in final tune-up

By Jackson Alexander

February 6, 2011

On Saturday, the Massachusetts swimming and diving team beat Fordham, 171-127. However, the Minutewomen dropped their match to the Rhode Island Rams, 183-111. The meet was held at Fordham University in the Messmore Aquatic Center and was the final meet of ...

Swim & Dive meet their final match

By Nick Bellofatto

February 3, 2011

Three and a half months ago, the Massachusetts swimming and diving team opened its seasons on the road against Boston University. On Saturday, Feb. 5, both squads will be traveling to Fordham to take place in their final d...