Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass heads on road in search of 4th-straight win

By David Martin

September 26, 2011

For the last game of its non-conference schedule, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team will travel to Dartmouth and try to win its fourth consecutive match on Burnham Field on Tuesday evening. The Minutewomen (5-2-1...

Colarossi’s header gives Minutewomen third-straight win

By Scott Cournoyer

September 22, 2011

Deanna Colarossi’s header off a corner kick in the fourth minute of extra time lifted the Massachusetts women’s soccer team over Brown, 1-0, Thursday at Rudd Field. “We came out a bit slow, but then we started working together as a team, and that’s what paid off,...

Minutewomen win on corner kick

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 22, 2011

Corner kicks have been an area of weakness for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team so far this season. Through their first eight games, the Minutewomen have 25 corner kicks, converting on a very low percentage. That, however, was not the case Thursday af...

Minutewomen to host Bears Thursday

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 21, 2011

Behind late goals, sound defense and stingy goalkeeping, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has won its last two games. The Minutewomen’s next challenge comes Thursday, when they host Brown at Rudd Field. Last year, UMass came ...

Minutewomen keeping morale high

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 21, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team heads into Thursday’s match against Brown (4-1-1) on a high note, having just defeated the University of Maine on a late goal. No matter what kind of note the Minutewomen (4-2-1) end on this ...

Minutewomen aid last season issues in early part of 2011 campaign

By Scott Cournoyer

September 18, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team has found success by plugging up areas of need. Through its first seven regular season games, UMass has found, for now, potential solutions to long term issues. One point of emphasis was ...

Mattson’s late goal lifts UMass against Maine

By Eric Mansfield

September 18, 2011

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

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

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

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

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

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...