Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen open up four-game home stand

By Herb Scribner

February 23, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has its second chance of the season at a nationally-ranked opponent this afternoon, when it takes on Boston University. “They have the experience,” UMass coach Alexis Venechanos...

No. 17 Minutemen explode for 20 goals in win over Hartford

By Dan Gigliotti

February 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s offense exploded, registering 13 first-half goals in a 20-10 victory over visiting team Hartford in its home opener on Saturday. “The best part today is that we came ready to play ...

UMass ride freshman Lauren Terracciano to 18-8 win over UConn

By Herb Scribner

February 21, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team continued its winning ways this past Saturday with an 18-8 victory over rival Connecticut. “I thought it was a great game against a great UConn [team],” UMass coach Alexis Venechanos...

Record-tying day for Minutemen

By David Brinch

February 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

After his team scored 20 goals against Hartford on Saturday, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella admitted that he wasn’t shocked, but still surprised at his team’s offensive output. “In our first couple...

Another opposition’s season opener in store for Minutewomen

By Jay Asser

February 19, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Thanks to an early start to the season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has already played in two games before some of its opponents in the early going have even stepped onto the field for the first time this spring. ...

Extra passes earning Minutemen success this season

By Neil Carroll

February 19, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

In the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s season-opening 15-12 victory against Sacred Heart, the Minutemen attack almost always made the extra pass. “We’re always going to struggle with [assists],” UMass coach Greg...

Hartford travels to Garber for home opener

By David Brinch

February 19, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The last time the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team hosted Hartford, the Minutemen earned their first victory of the 2004 season. With that already accomplished in a 15-12 victory at Sacred Heart last Friday, UMass hopes...

Minutewomen travel on the road to face rival UConn

By Herb Scribner

February 19, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Off a fresh victory over Holy Cross on Wednesday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will try to earn two straight victories as it faces off against rival Connecticut tomorrow afternoon.      “We’re going to...

Minutewomen win home-opener

By Herb Scribner

February 17, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Despite a back-and-forth momentum shift between the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team and Holy Cross, the Minutewomen prevailed, 15-6, Wednesday after they broke through a tired Crusader defense. “I think this is a great...

Teamwork, draw controls help UMass in first win

By Jay Asser

February 17, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

After getting outhustled, outworked and generally outplayed by Northwestern in its first game of the 2010 campaign, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team responded in resounding fashion on Wednesday. UMass coach Alexis...

UMass looks for first win in home opener

By Jay Asser

February 16, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Looking for its first win of the 2010 season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will host Holy Cross in its home opener today at McGuirk Stadium. The Minutewomen (0-1) will attempt to rebound from their 18-6 loss to...

Minutewomen look to work on teamwork against Holy Cross

By Herb Scribner

February 16, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

After a crushing defeat by Northwestern, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team looks to make early adjustments in today’s contest against Holy Cross. The Minutewomen (0-1) are looking to open their home schedule with...