Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Dayton continues successful season

By Jackson Alexander

October 14, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Dayton women’s soccer team has done everything necessary to prove that its success last season was no fluke. The Flyers won the 2009 Atlantic 10 title and topped that accomplishment off by winning a game in the NCAA Tournament and advancing to the second round. Last se...

Minutewomen to face Xavier, Dayton

By David Martin

October 7, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will look to strengthen its Atlantic 10 record this weekend in Ohio as it prepares to face off against Xavier and Dayton. The Minutewomen (4-7-0) will first square off against Xavie...

Defense starting to pick-up for Minutewomen

By Michael Counos

October 7, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The defense for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team that has been struggling to finish games throughout the fall picked up its first Atlantic 10 conference victory on Sunday in a 1-0 shutout over Saint Louis. The Minu...

Minutewomen split home series

By David Martin

October 3, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team ended its five-game losing streak with a strong 1-0 win over Saint Louis on Sunday. The Minutewomen (4-7, 1-1 Atlantic 10) picked up their first A-10 win of the season against the Billikens (...

Freshman Emersyn Pullan leading team in net

By David Martin

October 3, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

It’s never easy coming into a game to fill-in for a starting player. It’s even more difficult when you’re expected to fill the shoes of a key piece to an offensive rush, or a defensive line or any other critical ...

Minutewomen open conference play over weekend

By Michael Counos

September 30, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team begins Atlantic 10 play this weekend, opening up at home with Charlotte on Friday and St. Bonaventure on Sunday at Rudd Field. Despite their recent struggles, UMass coach Ed Matz and company look to get back on track with a p...

Minutewomen looking for Stoll’s return to spark run

By Michael Counos

September 30, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team has had its problems defensively; losing their last four consecutive games. The offense however has been alive and the return of redshirt senior co-captain Sydney Stoll may be the key for UMass to turn their season around as they begin conferenc...

Smith continues hot streak for UMass

By Michael Counos

September 27, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

Despite the recent four-game slide for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, Therese Smith is having the hot foot for the Minutewomen. Smith has a goal in each of the team’s last three contests. The senior midfielder le...

A-10 squads prepare for 2010 conference play

By Chris Gardner

September 27, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Soccer

After last year’s thrilling championship between Dayton and Charlotte, many believe that the Flyers will continue to dominate in the league this year. Just like any year, the Atlantic 10 will no doubt play host to surprises...

Minutewomen fall to Harvard

By David Martin

September 26, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team fell by a score of 3-2 for the third straight time on Sunday against Harvard, despite a strong two-goal rally. The Minutewomen (3-6-0) fell just short in a game that saw them come...

Minutewomen offense stronger than last season

By David Martin

September 26, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

Last season, one of the biggest problems for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team was offense. Shots were down, too much time was spent in the home end and goals were almost non-existent. Simply put, its offensive game...

Minutewomen suffer loss to Brown

By Michael Counos

September 23, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The troubles continued for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team on Thursday against Brown in Providence, R.I. with a 3-2 loss. Despite Therese Smith’s two-goal performance, UMass was shutout in the second half and a late goal sealed the deal for Brown. The Minutewom...