Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Owls soar into Amherst a day early for contest

By Jackson Alexander

March 30, 2011

The No. 13 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will kick off Atlantic 10 conference play Thursday when it takes on Temple at 1 p.m. at McGuirk Stadium. Originally, the teams were scheduled to play at 3 p.m. on Friday, but a massive snowstorm is projected to rip through ...

Wildcats defeat UMass under the lights

By Dan Gigliotti

March 27, 2011

Northwestern 17, Umass 7 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. The No. 12 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team had its best performance in five seasons against Northwestern on Saturday night in a 17-7 loss.  In the second-ever wome...

Lack of draw controls prove too costly in Minutewomen’s loss

By Jackson Alexander

March 27, 2011

Week after week, Massachusetts women’s lacrosse coach Angela McMahon implores her team to first and foremost control draws, a message received until last weekend’s game against Northwestern, when the Wildcats completely...

UMass looks for signature win against Northwestern

By Dan Gigliotti

March 24, 2011

Before the start of the 2011 women’s lacrosse season, first-year Massachusetts coach Angela McMahon’s goal was to elevate the Minutewomen from formidable Northeast foe to a national force. Saturday night’s game ag...

Minutewomen attaining balanced attack under McMahon

By Nick Bellofatto

March 24, 2011

After a tough loss to No. 15 Albany, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team stormed back this past Tuesday with an impressive 23-7 win over Marist University. The 23 goals the team posted were the second most goals scored in...

Minutewomen explode for 23 goals in rout over Marist

By Jackson Alexander

March 23, 2011

After a heartbreaking loss left them with their first defeat of the season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team bounced back Tuesday afternoon, trouncing Marist 23-7 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The Minutewomen had a 13-goal...

Minutewomen look to bounce back from loss

By Jackson Alexander

March 21, 2011

After losing its first game of the season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team must now regroup and hit the road again to face Marist on Tuesday. Over spring break, UMass ascended the national ranks, reaching No. 12 after...

Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse doubleheader

By Jeff Bernstein

March 21, 2011

The men's and women's lacrosse teams played back-to-back game last Saturday, March 19, at Garber Field. [slickr-flickr tag="mwlax"]

UM loses first game under new coach McMahon

By Jackson Alexander

March 20, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began spring break with an unblemished record, but concluded its week by losing its first game of the season. The Minutewomen dropped a 10-8 contest on Saturday to No. 15 Albany (6-0)...

Minutewomen look to make it five-straight against Seawolves

By Nick Bellofatto

March 10, 2011

The No. 19  Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team under UMass head coach Angela McMahon is off to its best start (5-0) since 1986. During the ’86 campaign, the Minutewomen began its season undefeated through six games, and with a win over Stony Brook this Saturday, t...

Freshman Ferris helping UM stay undefeated

By Dan Gigliotti

March 10, 2011

Massachusetts women’s lacrosse coach Angela McMahon bolstered an already potent scoring unit this past season by recruiting a touted attacker in freshman Katie Ferris. As promising a player as she proved to be, growing pains were an impediment for Ferris to begin t...

Women’s Lax Dominates New Hampshire

By Jackson Alexander

March 2, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team entered Wednesday’s game against New Hampshire looking for its fifth-straight win. The Minutewomen achieved just that thanks to an efficient offensive attack and great goalkeeping. Katie Ferris l...