Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Verelst scores in OT to send UMass to second round of NCAAs

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 16, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Last week, it was Lauren Allymohamed at the Atlantic 10 Tournament. This week, it was freshman Charlotte Verelst scoring the game-winning goal in overtime for the Massachusetts field hockey team, as the 10th-ranked Minutewomen defeated No. 7 Virginia 4-3 to advance past the first round of...

Northern Illinois, Ball State continue MAC dominance

By Tyler Fiedler

October 8, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The No. 23 Northern Illinois football team improved to 5-0 on the season with a 38-24 victory over Kent State, continuing its run as the Mid-American Conference’s most dominant program. Huskies junior running back Cameron Stringily ran wild against the Golden Flashes (2-4, 1-2...

UVA tops Maryland in Top 10 battle

By Matt Levine

April 3, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks

For the third time in his career, Steele Stanwick notched a career-high eight points for No. 3 Virginia (9-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) as the Cavaliers defeated No. 9 Maryland (5-3, 1-2 ACC) on Saturday. Stanwick, ...

Virginia remains atop baseball standings

By Amy Chaunt

May 4, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Boston College fell short to No. 1 Virginia on Sunday and dropped the three-game series, 2-1, after being shut out, 17-0, in Game 1. The Cavaliers (42-5) managed to drive in 17 runs off nine different Eagles (16-26)’ pitchers...

Virginia survives scare, holds onto top spot in polls

By Matt Lopes

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports, Sports Columns

The Virginia baseball team saw its seven-game winning streak vanish after the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader with North Carolina State, but the Cavaliers fought back at home this past weekend to take the series fr...

South Carolina sweeps Tennessee in SEC battle

By Trevor Bray

April 11, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The South Carolina baseball team swept Tennessee in a three-game Southeastern Conference series this past weekend. South Carolina maintained its No. 3 position after defeating Tennessee 2-1, boosting its record to 26-5. Freshman...

Johns Hopkins takes down No. 2 Virginia

By Matt Strong

March 29, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

No. 4 Johns Hopkins showcased its ability to ride a rollercoaster of momentum Saturday afternoon as the Blue Jays held off a persistent No. 2 Virginia side in a 12-11 victory. John Hopkins jumped out to an early lead and held...

James Madison shocks No. 13 Virginia

By Stephen Sellner

September 13, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Football

The James Madison football team pulled off a high-profile victory on Saturday as they defeated No. 13 Virginia Tech, 21-17. JMU coach Mickey Matthews, who won the FCS National Championship in 2004 coaching the Dukes, was ecstatic...