Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

Minutewomen host Stanford in play-in game

By Michael Wood

November 8, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

After winning its third Atlantic 10 conference championship in four years, the Massachusetts field hockey team will host Stanford in a play-in game for the right to advance to the NCAA tournament, which begins on Saturday. The...

Field hockey wins Atlantic 10 championship over Lock Haven

By Pete Vasquez

November 7, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The season-long mission finally came to fruition for the Massachusetts field hockey team late Saturday afternoon, as the Minutewomen celebrated their third Atlantic 10 championship in four years, defeating Lock Haven in th...

Minutewomen familiar with role as underdog host

By Pete Vasquez

November 4, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team knows this role all too well. It’s the role of the tournament-hosting team that just snuck into its own dance. That was the Minutewomen last year. They had to win their last three con...

Video: Minutewomen clinch first seed in conference tourney

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. PHILADELPHIA – The Massachusetts field hockey team clinched the first seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament by extending its winning streak to nine games with wins over West Ches...

Minutewomen close out regular season against Atlantic 10 foes

By Michael Wood

October 28, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

With two games remaining on the regular season schedule, the Massachusetts field hockey team is preparing to transition into Atlantic 10 tournament play, but first it has to get past West Chester and La Salle this weekend...