Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen fall twice to ranked opponents over weekend

By Deshawn Townsend

September 19, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team squared off against No. 20 Northeastern and defending national champs, No. 3 Maryland, in the opening home weekend at Garber Field. UMass was unable to balance out its win-loss column t...

Tagliente prepares offensive-minded Minutewomen against alma mater

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 14, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

This weekend will pose an early-season test for the Massachusetts field hockey team as it begins a string of games against ranked opponents, facing off against Northeastern and Maryland at home. The Minutewomen will square off against...

Minutewomen prepare for tilts with ranked opponents

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 14, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team will look to ride the momentum of its victorious home opener when it takes on two ranked teams in No. 20 Northeastern and No. 3 Maryland Friday and Sunday, respectively, at Garber Field. UMa...

Minutewomen pick up victory on anniversary date

By Michael Counos

September 11, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts field hockey coach Carla Tagliente and the Minutewomen  picked up their second win of the season as they shut out Harvard on a sun-drenched Garber Field Saturday afternoon in their home opener. UMass won 3-0 aga...

Minutewomen struggle out of gate

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 7, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

New field hockey coach Carla Tagliente and the Massachusetts team entered the season projected to win the Atlantic 10 conference, but have had a hard time so far against non-conference opponents. The Minutewomen are 1-3 on their road trip to b...

With balanced roster, UM seeks A-10 title

By Michael Counos

September 5, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

First-year head field hockey coach Carla Tagliente begins her career at UMass by stepping into a program with a recent tradition of winning. The Massachusetts field hockey team has been named the number one team in the...

Justine Sowry coached team to next level

By Nick O'Malley

January 18, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports Columns

Since Justine Sowry took the head coaching job for the Massachusetts field hockey team back in 2007, she repeated one goal: to take the program to the next level. And in four short years, she did just that. With news coming...

Jaime Bourazeris exemplifies new work ethic at UMass

By Pete Vasquez

November 16, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

It’s the foundation of the Massachusetts field hockey program: a fierce competitive spirit counterbalanced with a nourishing sense of sisterhood. Jaime Bourazeris embodies this foundation with her ability to harness both o...

After late start, Bowman contributing to Minutewomen in first year

By Michael Wood

November 16, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

Lindsay Bowman has made a career out of proving people wrong. The Massachusetts’ freshman standout from Palmyra, Pa. didn’t have field hockey on her mind until nearly high school, and it was sheer chance that she picked it up. One of three sisters, Bowman was a star ...

No. 1 Maryland defeats Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

November 14, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team lost its opening NCAA tournament game against No. 1 Maryland, 4-2, on Friday, but if you ask anybody on the team, they’ll tell you it felt like a win. “We belong here,” UMass coach...

Minutewomen look to take advantage of second life

By Pete Vasquez

November 11, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

From complete devastation to absolute jubilation is how UMass coach Justine Sowry described Tuesday’s rollercoaster of a day for the Massachusetts field hockey team. After falling to Stanford, 2-1, at home in the NCAA ...

UMass earns tournament bid after losing in play-in game

By Pete Vasquez

November 9, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

Despite losing to Stanford, 2-1, on Tuesday afternoon in the NCAA Tournament play-in game at Garber Field, the Massachusetts field hockey team was chosen by the selection committee to play Maryland in the first round. The Terrapins (19-1) are the No. 1 seed overall...