Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Mixed results for swimming and diving teams

By Kaitlin Boyer

December 4, 2012

With the first half of the season concluding, the Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team (1-4) was not able to finish strong in its meet, falling to Yale, 213-87, on Saturday. Coach Russ Yarworth told, “We...

UMass swimming and diving swept by Brown

By Chris Corso

November 14, 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...

Minutemen open the 2010-11 season Oct. 16 against Terriers in search of A-10 title

By Nick Bellofatto

October 6, 2010

The 2010-11 season for the Massachusetts swimming and diving team is quickly approaching and it seems as if they have all the pieces in place to defend their Atlantic 10 crown. There is a sports cliché that says that there is...

Backler, Duffield and Schmidt named captains for 2010-11 Minutemen

By Ben Lambert

October 6, 2010

When naming his captain for the upcoming season, Massachusetts men’s swimming head coach Russ Yarworth was looking for veteran savvy and experience to lead his squad. He found it in seniors Dan Backler, Adam Duffield and Brian Schmidt, ...