Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen Lose Weekend at Home

By Steve Levine

October 12, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

Once upon a time, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team was 2-0 in the Atlantic 10 conference. The Minutewomen opened their conference schedule with consecutive wins against Saint Joseph’s and Duquesne in late September,...

Napoli still has faith in slumping Cota

By Mike Mastone

October 12, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

After appearing to be nearly unstoppable in her first eight appearances, Massachusetts freshman goalkeeper Emily Cota is currently in the first rough patch of her blossoming career. The Green Lane, Penn., native has struggled...

UM hopes to rebound, face Explorers and Rams

By Mike Mastone

October 8, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

 The Massachusetts women’s soccer team returns home this weekend to host La Salle and Fordham as they try to improve their rankings in the Atlantic-10. Last weekend, the Minutewomen (3-6-2, 2-2-0 A-10) lost their share of...

Minutewomen desperate for offense this weekend

By Steve Levine

October 8, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

For the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, their recent five-game unbeaten streak seems like it was ages ago. The Minutewomen were riding high into last weekend’s matches, when an awakened offense and stellar goaltending...

UM hopes to rebound, face Explorers and Rams

By Mike Mastone

October 8, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team returns home this weekend to host La Salle and Fordham as they try to improve their rankings in the Atlantic-10. Last weekend, the Minutewomen (3-6-2, 2-2-0 A-10) lost their share of...

Minutewomen have streak snapped, shutout by St. Louis, Charlotte

By Mike Mastone

October 4, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team saw their five-game unbeaten streak come to an end over the weekend as they were shutout in back-to-back games by Atlantic 10 foes Saint Louis and Charlotte. On Friday night, UMass (3-...

Minutewomen in four-way tie for conference lead going into this weekend

By Mike Mastone

October 1, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team carries a five-game unbeaten streak into a tough weekend as it travels south to take on Atlantic 10 foes Saint Louis and Charlotte.        The Minutewomen (3-4-2, 2-0-0 A-10) currently...

Stoll, Smith stepping up for Minutewomen this year

By Steve Levine

October 1, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team has more question than it does answers. Although it’s currently on a five-game unbeaten streak and playing much better as of late, UMass coach Angela Napoli’s squad still has some...

Markert, Weinraub first A-10 co-players of the Week during conference play

By Geena Lombardi

October 1, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

Nicole Markert of St. Bonaventure and Whitney Weinraub of Charlotte share the first Atlantic 10 co-Players of the Week honors during conference play for 2009-10. Markert’s goal-keeping skills produced the second win in a...

Cota leading at a young age

By Steve Levine

September 28, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Minutewomen probably wouldn’t be in the midst of a five-game unbeaten streak if it wasn’t for strong defense, specifically goaltending. Up until its last game against Duquesne, UMass (3-4-2) played every game splitting...

Minutewomen start A-10 schedule with weekend sweep

By Steve Levine

September 27, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team bears no resemblance to its former self from a few weeks ago. With their 0-4-2 start in the rearview mirror, the Minutewomen opened their Atlantic 10 schedule this weekend, defeating...

Smith getting hot at right time for Minutewomen offense

By Mike Mastone

September 27, 2009

Filed under Women's Soccer

With the offense of the Massachusetts women’s soccer team emerging after a five-game hiatus, midfielder Therese Smith is heating up at the right time for the Minutewomen. The third-year Holyoke native scored a goal in each...