Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen looking to build off 2009

By Michael Wood

September 6, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

Amanda Joinson/Collegian- Click here for our breakdown of the Minutewomen's 2010 roster. - Click here for Adam Miller's thoughts on conference scheduling and how it affects UMass. - Click here for coverage of the field ...

Minutewomen split weekend series in Boston

By Pete Vasquez

September 6, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team completed its trip to Boston, Mass., by taking a game against Northeastern on Friday before falling to Boston University on Sunday. The Minutewomen (1-3) fell behind, 1-0, to the Terriers...

NCAA needs to balance conference, non-conference games

By Adam Miller

September 6, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports Columns

The Massachusetts field hockey team can start the 2010 season knowing that how it finishes will be much more important than how it starts. That sentiment holds much truth, in great part thanks to the structure of this season’s...

Sowry leads young team into 2010 season

By Michael Wood

September 6, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The 2010 Massachusetts field hockey team have a flurry of new faces this season who are trying to make an immediate impact, with only three players entering their senior season. But, the last time UMass entered the season with only three seniors on the roster, they ...

UMass falls to eventual A-10 Champion Richmond

By Pete Vasquez

November 8, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team witnessed its season come to a sudden end as Richmond beat the Minutewomen, 2-1, in overtime of the Atlantic 10 Conference semifinals at Garber Field on Friday afternoon. “We left it all ou...

Physical Spiders top Minutewomen, go on to win title

By Jay Asser

November 8, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

Any momentum the Massachusetts field hockey team carried into the weekend for the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament was quickly halted by Richmond as the Minutewomen fell from tournament after their first...

A-10 tourney comes to Amherst

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

November 4, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

Despite hosting the Atlantic 10 Tournament, the Massachusetts field hockey team almost missed out on the action that begins this Friday at Garber Field. But with two wins and some help this past weekend, the Minutewomen, who...

King, Blythe-Woods set to square off

By Pete Vasquez

November 4, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team may enter this weekend’s conference tournament as the fourth seed, the lowest seed in the tournament. However if season statistics denote anything, it’s that the Richmond-UMass matchup on...

Minutewomen look for third-straight conference title

By Jay Asser

November 4, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

In its last meeting, Richmond had the Massachusetts field hockey team’s number. The Spiders (11-8, 5-1 A-10), with the 1-0 win, handed the No. 19 Minutewomen their fourth straight loss and third shutout in that span. The...

UMass advances to A-10’s with weekend sweep

By Pete Vasquez

November 2, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

The No. 19 Massachusetts field hockey team claimed its seat in the Atlantic 10 Conference Championship this weekend by following a 6-3 victory over La Salle on Friday with a 6-0 win against West Chester on Sunday. After an...

King, Kelly, Young lead Minutewomen in must-win weekend

By Jay Asser

November 1, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

In the most crucial weekend of the 2009 season, the Massachusetts field hockey team received big scoring games from three of its best players to continue its season. After allowing six goals in a row in the loss against Da...

Big Green’s five straight goals propel Dartmouth past UM

By Herb Scribner

October 28, 2009

Filed under Field Hockey

The No. 19 Massachusetts field hockey team failed to knock off Dartmouth last night in its final non-conference game of the year, losing by a final tally of 6-3. Injuries, defensive woes continue “Today was a dead-rubber for us. We wanted to certainly look at passin...