Massachusetts Daily Collegian

No. 18 UMass finishes road trip against UNH

By Jackson Alexander

March 2, 2011

The No. 18 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will complete its three-game road trip on Wednesday when it takes on New England rival New Hampshire. The Minutewomen are coming off a 16-7 win against Siena, a win that improved th...

Pelletier returns home to face UNH

By Dan Gigliotti

March 2, 2011

Whether playing in Amherst, N.H., or Amherst, Mass., Danielle Pelletier has played lacrosse at the top of her class. On Wednesday, she and the No. 19 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team travel to the Granite State to take...

Minutewomen off to best start since 1986 with win over Siena

By Jackson Alexander

February 28, 2011

On Saturday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team defeated Siena on the road, 16-7, and improved its record to 4-0, the program’s best start since former coach Pam Hixon’s squad opened with a 6-0 record in 1986. The...

McMahon brings fresh style of offense

By Dan Gigliotti

February 24, 2011

Success in non-conference play is new to the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team and may be the result of a fresh style of offense implemented by first-year coach Angela McMahon. Yesterday’s 13-12 win against No. 18 Boston...

Minutewomen face roughed-up Saints

By Jackson Alexander

February 24, 2011

After upsetting No. 18 Boston University on Wednesday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team now has the less-daunting task of defeating Siena, a team that was just pulverized 18-2. UMass (3-0) will hit the road again Saturday for the third ti...

Minutewomen use last second goal to beat BU

By Nick Bellofatto

February 23, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team and head coach Angela McMahon headed to Boston University on Feb. 23 for a match against the No. 18 ranked Terriers for another non-conference game. The Minutewomen used a full team effort and a l...

UMass looks to remain unbeaten against BU

By Jackson Alexander

February 22, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began the season with two impressive victories, but its perfect record will be put to the test Wednesday when it faces Boston University on the road. First-year UMass coach Angela McMahon h...

UMass looks for significant non-conference victory

By Dan Gigliotti

February 22, 2011

Success in Atlantic 10 play is not foreign to coach Angela McMahon and the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, but the next week could blaze a path that has evaded the Minutewomen to date. UMass (2-0) embarks on a three-game no...

Smith providing boost in senior year

By Jackson Alexander

February 21, 2011

By Jackson Alexander Collegian Staff On Saturday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team put together a balanced attack, led by an impressive performance from Haley Smith. The senior had a game-high four goals and...

Minutewomen dominate Vermont in home opener

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 21, 2011

By Nicholas Bellofatto Collegian Staff The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team used ball control and a hard cutting to the net to top Vermont, 17-9, in its home opener at McGuirk Stadium on Saturday. Senior Haley Smith...

Minutewomen host UVM Saturday

By Jackson Alexander

February 17, 2011

On Saturday afternoon, first-year Massachusetts coach Angela McMahon will lead the Minutewomen into their home opener against Vermont. The game will be McMahon’s first home game in Amherst since the 2008 season, when ...

Minutewomen return after championship season

By Dan Gigliotti

February 15, 2011

Along the hallways of Boyden Gym hangs an elongated banner celebrating the achievements the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, including its first ever NCAA championship victory in 1982, four trips to the NCAA tournament and thre...