| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:00 AM
At the conclusion of the 2014 campaign, UMBC coach Don Zimmerman was faced with a math problem. How can five goalkeepers fit into one starting role?
The scrum in the net got some relief when redshirt junior Wes DiRito transferred to Maryland, but the...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Wednesday’s entry is the third in a series taking a look at each of the seven Division I programs in Maryland, according to their order of finish from last season. The Sun’s men’s lacrosse preview is set to be published Feb. 6. This is...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:45 AM
UMBC has released its schedule for the 2015 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Retrievers, who went 8-7 last year and finished third in the America East conference.
10: As a redshirt freshman in 2014, goalkeeper Connor Gordon...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Whittenburg helps U.S. men win team bronze at worlds
Donnell Whittenburg of Baltimore helped the U.S. men's gymnastics team win the team bronze at the World Championships on Tuesday in Nanning, China. The team combined for a score...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:50 AM
At some point, UMBC coach Don Zimmerman will consider retiring and riding into the sunset. But even he isn't sure when that will happen.
“I enjoy coming to work every day, and I think this job is certainly challenging,” the 61-year-old...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Don Zimmerman can't imagine where the UMBC offense would be if attackman Matt Gregoire had decided to not return for a fifth year of eligibility.
"I don’t think I'd want to do that," Zimmerman said with a chuckle on Monday morning.
| May 2, 2014
| 8:45 AM
In the first few minutes of the fourth quarter of Thursday’s America East tournament semifinal against Binghamton, UMBC had watched a 10-6 advantage dwindle down to 10-9. It eerily reminded coach Don Zimmerman of the regular-season meeting on...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Any worries coach Don Zimmerman had about how UMBC would respond after a surprising loss to America East rival disappeared in the first 15 minutes of Saturday’s game against visiting Hartford.
The Retrievers outscored the Hawks, 7-2, in the...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 8:49 PM
The UMBC defense had the daunting task Saturday of trying to shut down three Albany attackmen who have almost uncanny awareness of one another on the field, two of whom are among the most prolific scorers in NCAA Division I lacrosse.
The Great Danes'...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Stony Brook must beat Hartford on Friday night to cement its 14th appearance in 14 America East tournaments. That uncertainty is no longer part of the equation for UMBC, which clinched a spot in the conference tournament for the 11th time in 11 years....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:45 AM
It’s no surprise that the starting attack and midfield have fueled UMBC this season, but the team needs more output from its second midfield.
The unit’s ineffectiveness has been especially noticeable in the Retrievers’ two games in the...