The Minutewomen’s defense held strong with 24 forced turnovers, while Erika Eipp and Nicole Troost led the way on offense with 5 points apiece.
The Minutewomen begin their quest to win their eighth straight A-10 title against the Hawks.
The Minutewomen enter their conference schedule sitting at 7-1 and aim to continue their past domination against St. Joe’s and the rest of the A-10.
The Minutewomen fought for a 21-15 advantage on ground balls led by the efforts of Hannah Murphy and Kate and Anne Farnham.
Draw controls and ground balls will be key in the UMass women’s lacrosse game against Albany Wednesday
Junior midfielder Hannah Murphy will look to continue her dominance in the draw circle against the Great Danes.
The Minutewomen’s only regular season loss last year came in a 7-4 defeat against the Great Danes.
Holy Turner (three goals, four assists) and Nicole Troost (five goals, one assist) shine in the Minutewomen’s victory Friday afternoon against Michigan.
The Minutewomen opened the game scoring nine unanswered goals as they cruised to a 15-6 win against the Huskies.
An aggressive goal tender and Astroturf await Massachusetts at the Sherman Family Sports Complex in Connecticut.
After transferring to UMass before her sophomore season, Eipp has been the offensive leader of the Minutewomen and is on the verge of breaking program records.
The Minutemen couldn’t generate a successful attack against the Great Danes and goalkeeper Blaze Riorden, resulting in a season-low four goals.
The Minutewomen and Eagles each took turns going on runs before BC gave UMass its first loss of the season Wednesday afternoon.
Both Aileen Kelly and Sam Walters are off to great starts for the Minutewomen as the hit the road vs. BC and its No. 5 scoring defense in the country.
Nicole Troost, Erika Eipp and Bella O’Connor shine as UMass’ offense piles up the shots and goals in win.
The Minutewomen scored seven goals in the first half’s final 20 minutes after they were tied 2-2 with Yale.
Early offensive barrage powers the Minutewomen past the Terriers.
The Minutewomen have scored 16 goals in both of the first two games this season.
The Minutewomen defense held the Wildcats to 12 total shots and won 17-of-22 ball controls in their 16-4 win Saturday afternoon.
The Minutewomen played excellent team defense and held the Wildcats to just one goal in the second half.
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