Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen lose, 10-8, in slushy weather

By Jay Asser

February 25, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

On a rainy, slushy day, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team fell short in a defensive showdown against Boston University, suffering its first loss at home this season. BU entered McGuirk Stadium not having played a game...

First half indicative of success in games

By Herb Scribner

February 25, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

There was a lack of sun, warmth and first half dominance for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team in yesterday’s 10-8 loss to Boston University. In the 2010 season, whenever the Minutewomen are down after the first half,...

Terracciano, O’Donnell, Florence earn A-10 weekly honors

By Jay Asser

February 23, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

In earning wins against Holy Cross and Connecticut last week, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team received strong performances from three different areas of the field. Freshman Lauren Terracciano and sophomores Jesse...

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...

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...

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. ...

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...

Minutewomen drop season opener to No. 1 Wildcats

By Herb Scribner

February 7, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

It was one bittersweet evening for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team. Despite the sunny shores and warm weather of San Diego, the Minutewomen found themselves in a lot of trouble early on, leading to a 18-6 loss to Northwe...