Eleven Field Hockey Student-Athletes named to NFHCA Academic Team

CHANDLER, Ariz. - The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) recognized 11 members of the 2014 University of Massachusetts field hockey program for their individual academic successes Monday with the release of the NFHCA National Academic Squad. As a group, the Minutewomen posted a 3.32 cumulative MORE

Chi Alpha Sigma and 4.0 Student-Athletes Honored

UMass student-athletes acheive honors and awards.

Sixty-eight UMass student-athletes who have been accepted into the prestigious National College Athlete Honor Society, Chi Alpha Sigma, were honored at halftime of the Men's Basketball game on February 25th, 2015.  In addition MORE

Careerathletes.com and UMass Athletics Host Career Forum

On Ocotber 21st, from 7-9pm in the Student Union Ballroom, Careerathletes.com and UMass Athletics will host a Student-Athlete Career Forum.  Companies and Institutions such as Northwestern Mutual, City Year, Harvard University, Match Education, New York Life, Techtronics Industries North America, Verizon, MORE

Three from UMASS Named NEILA Senior Scholars

The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association recognized UMass men's lacrosse program members; Joe Calvello, Reed Goodhue, and Connor Mooney with its 2014 NEILA Senior Scholar Awards release on Monday. With three honorees, the University of Massachusetts tied for the second-most chosen from one program among MORE

Two Student-Athletes Honored as Leaders at 2014 Commencement

Amherst, MA - Ten total members of the graduating class will be honored as 21st Century Leaders at Undergraduate Commencement.   Two students will also be recognized for their leadership and executive ability as Jack Welch Scholars. MORE

UMass Athletics Presents: 1st Annual SAMY Student Athlete Awards

AMHERST, MA - The First Annual SAMY Student Athlete Awards were held on Monday, April 28th, at 6:30pm in the Campus Center Auditorium.  

The gala event started with a red carpet entrance and light refreshements prior to the unveiling of the winners of the First Annual SAMY Student Athlete Awards.  MORE

League Best 139 UMass Student-Athletes Named To A-10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll

UMass had the most student-athletes in the league attain a 3.5 GPA or higher for spring semester.  A league-best 139 UMass student-athletes were named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll as announced by the conference. All told, a total of 1,618 student-athletes in the MORE

Zono, Conena Named 21st Century Leaders At Commencement

AMHERST, Mass. - Thando Zono, (field hockey) and Caroline Conena (Track and Field) were two of the 11 students the University of Massachusetts honored as a 21st Century Leader during the 2013 Undergraduate Commencement, hosted on May 10 at McGuirk Alumni Stadium.

Conena, an East Sandwich, Mass. native was MORE

Katie Bettencourt Named UMass Spring Scholar-Athlete

Pictured (L to R); Assistant Softball Coach Kristi Stefanoni, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy, Katie Bettencourt, Sociology Professor Ryan Acton



AMHERST, Mass. - Massachusetts softball standout  MORE

Winter 2012-2013 Scholar Athletes Honored


The UMass Sports Luncheon Committee named swimming and diving tandem Chris Inglis and Michaela MORE