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Andrew Ryan, Geoff DeGroot earn America East weekly honors

Geoff DeGroot and Andrew Ryan win AE weekly awards. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)Great pitching for the UMass Lowell River Hawks baseball team earned two pitchers weekly America East awards. Freshman Andrew Ryan and senior Geoff DeGroot picked up Rookie of the Week and Pitcher of the Week honors respectively, announced America East on Monday. Both pitchers had a big...
Via Mill City Sports
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Mendick named to Brooks Wallace Award watch list

Danny Mendick named to best shortstop watch list. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)UMass Lowell River Hawks senior shortstop Danny Mendick is among 47 nominees nationally, and the only America East representative, named to the initial Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch. The award recognizes the nation’s top shortstop and will be presented during the National...
Via Mill City Sports
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UMass Lowell unable complete comeback, fall to Hartford

UMass Lowell defeated by Hartford at home. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)LOWELL, Mass. – The UMass Lowell River Hawks women’s basketball team staged a late comeback against the Hartford Hawks on Saturday afternoon at the Costello Athletic Center in Lowell, Massachusetts, but fall short, 67-56. The Hawks took the early lead in the first half and never looked back, spending...
Via Mill City Sports
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

2014 Draft: Hartford Southpaw Strikes Out 14, Could Be Mets Top Selection

With the 2014 Amateur Draft only two weeks away, University of Hartford lefty Sean Newcomb is a promising young arm that has been tied to the Mets by various experts. MLB prospect expert Jonathan Mayo says that the Mets have been on the southpaw from the get-go, and that Newcomb’s done nothing to sway them away. Last month, ESPN‘s draft guru Keith Law tabbed Newcomb for the Mets...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Hartford defeats UMass-Lowell 75-68

Mark Nwakamma scored 16 points to lead hot-shooting Hartford in a 75-68 victory over Massachusetts-Lowell on Wednesday night. Evan Cooper added 13 points, Oren Faulk 12 and Nate Sikma 10 for the Hawks (14-14, 8-5 America East), who shot 57.4 percent, including 68.4 percent in the second half en route to their fourth straight win. Both teams made nine 3-pointers, but the Hawks took...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Dyson's shot sends Hartford past Binghamton 56-54

Taylor Dyson's short baseline jumper as he fell to the floor with 2.3 seconds left boosted Hartford to a 56-54 victory over Binghamton on Thursday night. Wes Cole, who led the Hawks (10-11, 4-2 America East) with 24 points, missed a 3-pointer but Dyson tossed in the offensive rebound. Cole took 18 shots, all 3-point attempts, as Hartford won its third straight. Binghamton had its...
Via AP on Fox
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cole's 30 leads Hartford past UMass-Lowell 69-51

Wes Cole made 10 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 30 points as Hartford beat Massachusetts Lowell 69-51 on Monday. The junior became the first Hartford player to score 30-plus since 2011 and he broke Joe Zeglinski's school record of nine 3-pointers in a game set in 2008. Corban Wroe and Yolonzo Moore II added 11 apiece for Hartford (9-11, 3-2 America East). The Hawks...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Hartford downs New Hampshire 60-43

Mark Nwakamma scored 18 points Saturday and Wes Cole added 17 as Hartford beat the University of New Hampshire 60-43 on the road for its second American East Conference win of the season. Yolonzo Moore II scored 15 points and Hartford (8-11, 2-2) outshot New Hampshire (3-14, 1-3) 40 percent to 33 percent. Oren Faulk grabbed seven rebounds and Cole shot 5 of 9 from beyond the arc...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Hartford handles St. Peter's 66-56

Mark Nwakamma scored 15 points and gathered seven rebounds to lead Hartford over St. Peter's 66-56 on Sunday. Hartford (4-8) shot 50 percent from the floor, including 7 of 17 (41 percent) from beyond the arc. Yolonzo Moore II added 13 points for the Hawks and Taylor Dawson chipped in with 11 points, going 3 for 5 on 3-pointers. St. Peter's (3-6) had three players in double-figures...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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