Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen poised to return to A-10 glory

By David Martin

March 27, 2012

Filed under Softball, Sports

As the air warms and the sun shines a little brighter every day, it seems that spring has finally arrived, and with it comes the promise of home runs, strikeouts, and everything else that is the game of softball. For the Massachusetts...

Social media group calls for Moore’s playing time

By David Martin

March 1, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Massachusetts hockey goaltender Kevin Moore has only played three minutes, 40 seconds on the ice in his four years with the Minutemen. But there’s a chance that could change on Friday. UMass will welcome No. 12 Merri...

UM welcomes 1st place St. Bonaventure

By David Martin

February 7, 2012

Filed under Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

In its efforts to end its six-game losing streak and to improve its position in the Atlantic 10 standings, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team will take on No. 25 St. Bonaventure at home at the Mullins Center tonight at 5 p.m. The Mi...

Minutewomen’s losing skid reaches 6 games

By David Martin

February 5, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Though it completed an inspiring 14-0 scoring run to come within three points of the lead, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team could not pull itself any closer than that, as it lost to La Salle, 81-67, at Tom Gola Arena...

UMass women’s basketball falls to Fordham in last second loss

By David Martin

January 31, 2012

Filed under Women's Basketball

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team lost to Atlantic 10 opponent Fordham at the Mullins Center Saturday in a grueling back-and-forth game that went down to the final seconds.. The Minutewomen (6-17, 1-5 A-10) swap...

Minutewomen drop another game on the road

By David Martin

January 26, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Despite completing over 50 percent of its 3-point attempts and an impressive 21-point effort by senior guard Megan Zullo, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team could not overcome Atlantic 10 opponent Duquesne, losing...

UM travels to DU after week-long break

By David Martin

January 25, 2012

Filed under Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

As it looks to rebound from a slow start to January, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team prepares to take on a streaking Duquesne squad at the A.J. Palumbo Center tonight. The Minutewomen (6-13, 1-3 Atlantic 10) ...

UMass looks to jumpstart offense versus Boston College

By David Martin

December 6, 2011

Filed under Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

In an effort to end its three-game road set on a positive note, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team will take on Boston College on Wednesday night at the Conte Forum. The Minutewomen (1-6) will try to earn their first win...

Cloutier coming into own in first full season with UMass

By David Martin

November 28, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

Whenever an athlete makes the transition from one league or school to another, they oftentimes must go through a period of growing pains before they can adapt to their surroundings and make a lasting impact on their team. For Caro...

Minutewomen lose, 58-55, to Central Connecticut Wednesday

By David Martin

November 16, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

In a game that saw seven different lead changes throughout the course of the game, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team could not break Central Connecticut’s defensive pressure in the overtime period, losing 58-55, at...

Robinson, Zullo leading the way for Minutewomen

By David Martin

November 16, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

For the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, there is no shortage of leadership in the ranks. The Minutewomen, who have five freshmen and two sophomores on their roster, will rely heavily on the on-court production and locker room leadership of a veteran squad th...

Minutewomen led by Zullo in 55-49 win over BU

By David Martin

November 13, 2011

Filed under Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team, led by tight defense and the scoring efforts of senior guard Megan Zullo, won its first game of the season against Boston University, 55-49, at the Mullins Center on Sunday afternoon....