2016 Football News

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    January 25, 2017
    112 Worcester State Student-Athletes Named to Fall 2016 MASCAC All-Academic Team WORCESTER, Mass. – 112 Worcester State University student-athletes have been named to the Fall 2016 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) All-Academic Team, as announced by the conference Wednesday afternoon.
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    December 08, 2016
    Four Lancers Named to Worcester Area Football Association All-Star Team WORCESTER, Mass. – Four Worcester State University football players have been named to the Worcester Area Football Association 26th Annual Steve “Merc” Morris All-Star team as selected by the Sports Information Directors of Worcester.
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    November 29, 2016
    Six Lancers Named to MASCAC Fall 2016 Sportsmanship Team WORCESTER, Mass. – On Tuesday (Nov. 29) the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) named 46 student-athletes, six of which were Worcester State student-athletes, to the Fall 2016 Sportsmanship team for their outstanding sportsmanship.
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    November 16, 2016
    Hwang Named to MASCAC Football All-Conference First Team WORCESTER, Mass. – Worcester State University’s Noah Hwang (Brooklyn, N.Y.) has been named to the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) football All-Conference team, as announced by the conference Wednesday (Nov. 16) afternoon.
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    November 12, 2016
    Football Falls to Framingham State in Season Finale FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – Senior running back Trevon Offley (Brockton, Mass.) rushed for 161 yards and three touchdowns as the Framingham State University football team defeated Worcester State University 42-34 this afternoon in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Framingham’s Bowditch Field.
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    November 05, 2016
    Worcester State’s Lezama Leads Lancers to 31-17 Triumph over Westfield State WESTFIELD, Mass. – Worcester State running back Matt Lezama (Milton, Mass.) rushed for 215 yards and three touchdowns, including an 83-yarder in the fourth quarter to help put the game away, as Worcester State held off Westfield State, 31-17 in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) game on Saturday at Alumni Field.
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    October 29, 2016
    Lancers Victorious over Plymouth State on Senior Day WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester State University Lancers earned a 13-10 senior day victory over the visiting Plymouth State Panthers Saturday afternoon in on John Coughlin Memorial Field.
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    October 22, 2016
    Western Connecticut Defeats Worcester State, 40-13 DANBURY, Conn. - Both Kyle McKinnon (New London, Conn.) and Khalil Patterson (Hartford, Conn.) rushed for over 100 yards as the Western Connecticut State University football team rolled to a 40-13 victory over Worcester State University at the Westside Athletic Complex Saturday night.
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    October 20, 2016
    South Coast Today’s “Dartmouth's Smialek brothers face off in college” From backyard route-running with dad to lining up on the same offensive line at Dartmouth High to facing off on either end of a kickoff in college, the Smialek brothers have a deep history on the football field.
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    October 15, 2016
    Lancers Drop Homecoming Game to UMass Dartmouth, 42-26 WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester State University Lancers dropped a 42-26 decision on their homecoming game to the visiting UMass Dartmouth Corsairs Saturday afternoon at John F. Coughlin Memorial Field as the Corsairs held the advantage in offensive yards 539-389.
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    October 08, 2016
    Lancers Rally Against Fitchburg State for First Win of the Season WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester State University Lancers earned their first victory of the 2016 campaign on Saturday (Oct. 8) as they came back and rallied in the fourth quarter for the 17-14 victory over the visiting Fitchburg State Falcons.
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    September 24, 2016
    Lancers Drop 32-14 Decision to Mass. Maritime BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. -- Junior Richie Phillips (Onset, Mass.) rushed for a career-high 143 yards and accounted for three touchdowns to lead Massachusetts Maritime to a 32-14 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference football victory over Worcester State Saturday afternoon at Clean Harbors Stadium.
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    September 17, 2016
    Third Quarter Surge Pushes Bridgewater Past Worcester State WORCESTER, Mass. - It was the third quarter that became the deciding factor at Coughlin Stadium on Saturday (Sep. 17) as the visiting Bridgewater State Bears (21-2, 1-0 MASCAC) preyed on the Worcester State Lancers (0-3, 0-1 MASCAC) in a 34-14 game, stopping any momentum Worcester attempted to generate.
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    September 12, 2016
    Worcester State Athletics Announces Fall 2016 Lancer Selects WORCESTER, Mass. -- The Worcester State University Athletic Department is eager to announce the Lancer Selects broadcasts for the fall 2016 sports. The Lancer Selects program broadcasts specific Lancers home athletic contests (Lancer Selects) via webcast with a higher quality camera and audio system.
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    September 09, 2016
    Worcester State Falls to WPI in Crosstown Showdown WORCESTER, Mass. -- Senior Dan Eckler (Stoughton, Mass.) helped account for a quartet of touchdowns, including one on the ground, in the first half to propel WPI past Worcester State, 41-7, in a non-conference football game Friday night at Alumni Stadium.
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    September 02, 2016
    Lancers Stunned by Seahawks 39-3 in Home Opener WORCESTER, Mass. – The Salve Regina Seahawks defeated the Worcester State Lancers 39-3 in Friday night’s football action at Coughlin Memorial Stadium as the Seahawks held the advantage in total yards 294-158.
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    August 29, 2016
    Telegram & Gazette’s “Worcester State football preview: Lancers hope to build on fine finish” WORCESTER, Mass. — The start of every football season brings excitement, but for Worcester State in 2016 there is extra enthusiasm.
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    August 24, 2016
    Lancers Tied for Fifth in MASCAC Preseason Poll WESTFIELD, Mass. — The Worcester State University football team is tied for fifth place with Massachusetts Maritime in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) football preseason poll, as announced by the MASCAC on Wednesday (Aug. 24).
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    August 04, 2016
    Alexa Carlson Steps in as Interim Field Hockey Head Coach WORCESTER, Mass. – Worcester State University’s Director of Athletics, Michael Mudd, has named Alexa Carlson the interim head coach of the Lancers’ field hockey team, effective immediately, as head coach Kim Cosenza had to take a leave of absence for the 2016 season.