UMBC Retrievers

UMBC AD Hall to Chair NCAA Committee on Women’s Athletics

June 09, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC Director of Athletics Tim Hall has been elected as the chairman of the NCAA Committee on Women’s Athletics for the fall of 2014, the committee announced last month at their meetings in Orlando, Fla. Hall, who has served on the 15-member, multi-divisional committee since 2011, replaces current CWA chair Marilyn Moniz-Kaho’ohanohano of the University [...]

UMBC’s Gregoire finishes tied for second in country in goal scoring

May 28, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE – UMBC All-American attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) finished tied for second in the nation in goal scoring, according to the final 2014 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Division I statistics, which  were released on May 27. Gregoire, who set a UMBC single-season record with 48 goals (15 games), scored 3.20 goals per game, tied [...]

UMBC attackman Gregoire named USILA All-American

May 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

Perry, N.Y. – UMBC attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) was selected as a 2014 United States Lacrosse Association All-American, as the teams were announced today. The attackman earned honorable mention honors after setting a UMBC single-season goals record with 48 scored in his senior campaign. He broke the mark of 47, recorded by attackman [...]

UMBC crushed by Albany in America East title game

May 03, 2014 | WNST Staff

Stony Brook, N.Y.- A torrid Albany team broke up a tight game with an eight-goal third quarter and defended  their America East title, defeating UMBC, 20-11 in the league’s championship game. UMBC senior attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) scored three goals and became the Retrievers’ single season record-holder in goals with 47. Classmate Phil Poe [...]

UMBC tries to punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament Saturday against Albany

May 02, 2014 | WNST Staff

For the second consecutive year, the UMBC men’s lacrosse team (8-6) will take on top-seeded Albany (10-5) for the America East Conference men’s lacrosse championship when the two rivals take the field at Stony Brook University’s La Valle Stadium on Saturday, May 3. The Retrievers advanced with a 16-10 semifinal win over No. 2 Binghamton in [...]

UMBC punches ticket for America East title game with win over Binghamton

May 01, 2014 | WNST Staff

Stony Brook, N.Y.- UMBC senior face-off specialist Phil Poe (Harwood, Md./DeMatha) set an America East Tournament record by winning 24 (of 30) face-offs and attackmen Matt Gregoire (Crofton ,Md./South River) and Max Maxwell (Hamburg, N.Y./Hamburg) combined for 13 points as the third-seeded Retrievers defeated No. 2 Binghamton, 16-10, in the league semifinals. UMBC (8-6) advances to its second consecutive title game [...]

Nine UMBC lacrosse players honored by America East

April 30, 2014 | WNST Staff

Stony Brook, N.Y. – UMBC senior Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) and sophomores Zach Esser (Forest Hill, Md./Fallston) and Pat Young (Ewing, N.J./Christchurch (Va.) School) earned America East Conference Men’s Lacrosse First Team honors, the league announced at its pre-championship awards banquet this evening. Six other Retrievers were honored for their performances on the field [...]

UMBC meets Binghamton in America East semifinals Thursday

April 30, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC (7-6, 3-2 AE) has qualified for its 11th America East championship in 11 league campaigns and the third-seeded Retrievers will meet second-seeded Binghamton (7-7, 4-1 AE) in the 2014 America East Championships on Thursday, May 1. The tournament will take place at Stony Brook University’s La Valle Stadium and the Retrievers and Bearcats face-off [...]

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

April 28, 2014 | Glenn Clark

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UMBC specialist Poe picks up weekly America East honor

April 28, 2014 | WNST Staff

Cambridge, Mass. – UMBC senior face-off specialist Phil Poe (Harwood, Md./DeMatha) was named America East Conference co-Player of the Week, the league office announced today. Poe shares the award by Albany attackman Lyle Thompson. Poe set a pair of school records in UMBC’s 17-14 regular season finale victory at Vermont. UMBC’s all-time leader in face-offs [...]