Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Mattson’s late goal lifts UMass against Maine

By Eric Mansfield

September 18, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

Freshman midfielder Moa Mattson scored a late goal to lift the Massachusetts women’s soccer team past Maine, 1-0, at Rudd Field on Friday afternoon. The goal, which came with just over two minutes remaining in regula...

Minutewomen struggling to score, but finding ways to win

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 15, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team is finding ways keep itself alive in games. Without scoring many goals, or even taking many shots early on, the Minutewomen have managed to stay competitive, and through five games ...

UMass seeks second-straight victory against BU

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 15, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will look to improve its 2-1-1 home record as it takes on Maine at Rudd Field this Friday afternoon. The Minutewomen (3-2-1), who are fresh off the heels of a 1-0 upset win over Bos...

Defense secures 3 points against No. 20 Terriers

By David Martin

September 11, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

On Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team’s game against No. 20 Boston University wasn’t exactly an offensive showcase by the Minutewomen. After all, they had three shots to combat the Terrier...

Defense secures 3 points against No. 20 Terriers

By David Martin

September 11, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

On Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team’s game against No. 20 Boston University wasn’t exactly an offensive showcase by the Minutewomen. After all, they had three shots to combat the Terrier...

Matz inspires improved play on both sides of the ball

By David Martin

September 6, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

In soccer, there are two time-honored philosophies used to approach the game.  One claims that the best offense is a good defense, while the other boasts that the best defense is a strong offense. If you asked that question...

Youth will dictate Minutewomen in 2011

By Scott Cournoyer

September 6, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will have a different philosophy in 2011 than it has had in past seasons. After losing standout forward Therese Smith to graduation, UMass head coach Ed Matz plans to spread the ball around among the returning veterans, hoping to fill the void left by Smith the team’s se...

Morrissey leads UMass in offense as 2011 season begins

By Scott Cournoyer

September 5, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team was handed its first loss of the season, losing 4-1 against Bryant at Rudd Field on Sunday. The loss puts UMass at 2-1-1 this season, with Bryant improving its record to 2-1-1. UM...

Ten freshman headline new Minutewomen squad

By Eric Mansfield

September 5, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team welcomes 15 new players in 2011, including 10 freshmen. If it wants to improve on last year’s 8-11 record, those newcomers will need to prove their value early and often. At this p...

Dayton beats Charlotte, 4-3, for second consecutive title

By Stephen Hewitt

November 8, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Soccer

The Atlantic 10 women’s soccer season came to an end at Rhode Island on Sunday afternoon, as Dayton knocked off Charlotte, 4-3, in a double-overtime thriller to earn its second-consecutive championship and seventh in its history. It...

Season over for Minutewomen after Atlantic 10 tournament loss

By Michael Counos

November 4, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will have to wait another year for its shot at an Atlantic 10 conference title. UMass lost to St. Bonaventure on a rainy, Wednesday night, 2-0, in Kingston, R.I. The Minutewomen, who...

Minutewomen take on Bonnies in A-10 tournament Thursday

By Michael Counos

November 3, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

For the 11th time in team history, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has made the Atlantic 10 tournament, as it squares off with St. Bonaventure this Thursday. UMass finished the season 8-10 and 5-4 in A-10 play en ...