Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Youth will dictate Minutewomen in 2011

By Scott Cournoyer

September 6, 2011

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

Consistency is key for UMass

By David Martin

November 3, 2010

As the Massachusetts women’s soccer team prepares to enter its second consecutive Atlantic 10 tournament against St. Bonaventure on Thursday, one thing remains certain in their game plan. Consistency is key. The Minut...

Minutewomen Clinch Playoff Berth

By David Martin

November 1, 2010

PHILADELPHIA .— The Massachusetts women’s soccer team couldn’t extend its win streak to four games against La Salle on Sunday after clinching the fifth seed in the Atlantic 10 playoffs. The Minutewomen (8-10-0, 5-4-0...

Minutewomen close out season on the road

By Michael Counos

October 28, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team wraps up its regular season this weekend when they travel to play Fordham and La Salle. UMass is currently fifth in the Atlantic 10 standings at 7-9 overall and 4-3 in the confer...

Cota back to being starter in goal for Minutewomen

By Michael Counos

October 28, 2010

Sophomore Emily Cota has retaken her position as the starting goaltender for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, recording two shutouts this past weekend at Rudd Field. UMass coach Ed Matz has enjoyed the luxury of being...

Conference tourney begins Nov.4, Flyers in Top 25 again

By Jackson Alexander

October 25, 2010

On Nov. 4, the Atlantic 10 women’s soccer playoffs will begin. However, the teams participating in the postseason are yet to be determined. This will be the final week of regular season play before the A-10 tournament kicks of...

Minutewomen pick up wins at home

By David Martin

October 24, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team picked up a stunning overtime win on Sunday afternoon against Atlantic 10 rival Saint Joseph’s in its last home game of the season. The Minutewomen (7-9-0) improved their conference...