Massachusetts Daily Collegian

No. 4 Connecticut defeats UMass, 4-1.

By Michael Counos

September 29, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team took on No. 4 Connecticut on Wednesday night with the hopes of snapping a three-game losing streak, but was unsuccessful as the Huskies won 4-1. UConn scored three goals in the first half, including two...

Minutewomen face Huskies to start 4-game road trip

By Michael Counos

September 28, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team will try to break a three-game losing streak when it travels to Storrs, Conn. to take on No. 4 Connecticut Wednesday night. UMass currently stands at 2-6 overall while UConn is at 7-1. The Minu...

Minutewomen still finding their rhythm

By Deshawn Townsend

September 28, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Currently riding a three-game losing streak, the Massachusetts field hockey team has been struggling as of late. The Minutewomen have dropped three in a row to ranked opponents No. 20 Northeastern, defending national champion No. 3 Maryland and No. 17 Boston University last Friday night. “We hav...

Shepps, Martin earn A-10 honors, Spiders fall

By Greg Romagna

September 28, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Lock Haven senior Kristi Shepps earned Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Player of the Week honors after tallying eight points in a three-game span last week. Shepps is the Lady Hawks’ leading scorer this season and was instrumental...

Ranked teams trouble UM, prepare Minutewomen for A-10 play

By Michael Counos

September 25, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team lost to No. 17 Boston University 3-0 on Friday, moving its record against ranked opponents to 0-4 on the season. UMass sits at 2-6 overall and has now lost its last three games against ...

Minutewomen drop three straight against ranked opponents

By Deshawn Townsend

September 25, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team suffered its third loss in a row against ranked opponents to No. 17 Boston University (5-3) this weekend at Garber Field. UMass failed to recover from an early Terrier lead off--an unassisted...

Field hockey alum talks new defensive approach

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 22, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team’s coach Carla Tagliente has been praised for bringing a new, offensive-minded approach to the UMass field hockey program, but what hasn’t been as publicized is the Minutewomen’s new...

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...