UMBC Retrievers

UMBC G Elliott named finalist for National Freshman of the Year award

April 01, 2014 | WNST Staff

BOSTON, MA – UMBC guard Rodney Elliott (Baltimore, Md./John Carroll) has been named a finalist for the 2014 Kyle Macy National Freshman of the Year award, as announced by CollegeInsider.com on March 31. The finalists include Deandre Bembry (St. Joseph’s), Myles Davis (Xavier), James Daniel (Howard), Rodney Elliott (UMBC), Joel Embiid (Kansas), Tyler Ennis (Syracuse), Shannon Evans (Buffalo), [...]

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

April 01, 2014 | Glenn Clark

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events inside and outside of sports world…

UMBC GK Gordon picks up weekly America East honor

March 31, 2014 | WNST Staff

Cambridge, Mass. – UMBC red-shirt freshman goalkeeper Connor Gordon (Bourne, Mass./Tabor Academy)  has been named America East Conference Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Week for games ending March 29, the league office announced today. Gordon fell one save shy of his season high, making 15 stops against Stony Brook as the Retrievers prevailed, 12-11, in [...]

Young scores winner for UMBC in OT over Stony Brook

March 29, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE – UMBC sophomore midfielder Pat Young (Ewing, N.J./Christchurch (Va.) School) scored with 9.6 seconds remaining in the first overtime period as the Retrievers edged Stony Brook, 12-11, in the America East opening game for both squads. Young and senior attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) led a balanced attack in goal-scoring with three apiece. [...]

UMBC opens America East play Friday against Stony Brook

March 27, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC opens its 11th season of America East Conference play on Friday, March 28, when the Retrievers host Stony Brook at UMBC Stadium. The opening face-off is set for 7:30 p.m. Live video streaming is available on www.umbcretrievers.tv and the game will be broadcast with Gary Stein and Kevin O’Neill on the call. RETRIEVER UPDATE: SR A Matt Gregoire recorded career [...]

Former UMBC soccer star Caringi says pro contract

March 26, 2014 | WNST Staff

Oklahoma City, Ok. – UMBC’s Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) signed a professional soccer contract with Oklahoma City Energy FC, general manager Jason Hawkins announced today. “We’re very happy to have Pete on board,” said Energy FC Head Coach Jimmy Nielsen. “We’re looking forward to working with him. He’s a well-schooled, intelligent soccer [...]

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

March 24, 2014 | Glenn Clark

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events both inside and outside of sports world…

Gregoire scores six goals as UMBC beats Mt. St. Mary’s

March 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

Emmitsburg, Md. – Senior attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) recorded career highs in goals (6) and points (8) and sophomore linemate Nate Lewnes (Arnold, Md./St. Mary’s) added a career-best five goals as UMBC defeated Mount St. Mary’s, 17-7, at Waldron Family Stadium. The Retrievers completed the non-conference slate at 4-4, while Mount St. Mary’s fell to 0-8. “We [...]

UMBC plays final non-conference game Saturday at Mt. St. Mary’s

March 21, 2014 | WNST Staff

UMBC plays its final non-conference game of the season on Saturday, March 22 when they visit Mount St. Mary’s at Waldron Family Stadium in Emmitsburg, Md. The opening face-off is set for noon. Live video streaming is available on Northeast Conference Front Row. RETRIEVER UPDATE: For the second time in four days, the UMBC men’s lacrosse [...]

Towson continues hot streak with win over UMBC

March 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

TOWSON, Md. – Senior Devin Grimaldi scored the go-ahead goal with 5:39 remaining and started a three-goal run as the Tigers (6-2) won their fifth game in a row, a 10-8 non-conference victory over rival UMBC (3-4) at Johnny Unitas® Stadium. With the win, Towson is off to its best eight-game record since 2001. In 2001, the Tigers [...]