Oliveri made 13 saves in the cage as Minutemen drop heartbreaker at Garber Field
Oliveri makes 15 saves during the road victory; men's lacrosse improves to 6-1 on the season
Men's lacrosse faces the Bears in Providence, R.I., on Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m.
Men's lacrosse faces the Crimson at Garber Field on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 1 p.m.
Minutemen battle No. 14/9 Ohio State live on NBC Sports at 9:15 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16.
2014 - Sophomore: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Started all 13 games at close defense, causing seven turnovers and scooping up 12 groundballs ... Had at least one groundball in nine of 13 games ... His groundball and caused turnover numbers were single-season personal-bests ... Caused a turnover and picked up one groundball in his first start on close defense in the 6-5 win at Army (2/8) ... Added another groundball and caused turnover during the 12-11 win over No. 14 Ohio State in overtime at the Moe's Southwest Grill Classic in Jacksonville, Fla., on Feb. 16 ... Nabbed two groundballs and caused a Brown turnover as the Minutemen defeated the Bears on the road, 15-2 on March 1 and picked up a loose ball during the final minutes when UMass held off No. 5 Penn State for an 8-6 win on March 15 ... Had a career day against Towson (4/5) with three caused turnovers and as many groundballs ... Caused another turnover during the game at Drexel (4/12).
2013 - Freshman: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Scooped up a trio of groundballs and caused one turnover during nine appearances in his first campaign as a Minuteman ... Took one penalty totaling 30 seconds ... Made his first appearance on the Massachusetts defense at Albany (3/5) ... Saw considerable time on defense against No. 18 Penn State (3/16), helping keep Nittany Lions leading scorer T.J. Sanders without a goal on the contest while recording his first collegiate groundball and caused turnover ... Also rotated in from the bench during the victories at No. 16 Lehigh (3/20) and Hartford (3/23) ... Picked up a groundball each at Saint Joseph's (3/30) and Towson (4/6) ... Capped the year with an appearance on close defense in the CAA Tournament Semifinals at No. 9 Penn State (5/1).
Before UMass: Four-year letterwinning defenseman and three-time state champion at Bishop Guertin High School ... Selected to second team all-state and was a Lowell Sun All-Star as a sophomore ... Named first team all-state, Lowell Sun All-Star, Union Leader All-Star and U.S. Lacrosse All-America following his junior campaign ... Took home first team all-state, Union Leader Player of the Year and U.S. Lacrosse High School All-America laurels as a senior ... ESPN RISE (No. 14) and Inside Lacrosse (No. 17) Top High School Defenseman in 2012 ... Ranked the No. 65 incoming freshman among all high school players in 2012 ... Was also a member of the football team and selected to second team all-state squad as a senior ... Went to the Junior Olympics in 2008 for skiing ... Won three state championships with the Bishop Guertin High School squad.
Personal: Full name is Robert Tramposch Fahey ... Born December 2, 1993, in Huntington, N.Y. ... Son of Dave and Kathy Fahey ... Brother of Grace and Tom ... Majoring in sport management.
Last Update: April 29, 2014
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