Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen look to end home skid against UNH

By Jay Asser

March 3, 2010

Yet to earn a win in its four-game home stand, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will attempt to break its losing streak when it hosts New Hampshire at McGuirk Stadium this afternoon. After winning its home opener agai...

Minutewomen get back to the basics

By Herb Scribner

March 2, 2010

After suffering its second straight loss on Saturday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will look to improve aspects of its game when it faces New Hampshire this afternoon. “Our first three games were lop-sided in...

UMass drops second straight as Harvard duo combines for nine scores

By Herb Scribner

March 1, 2010

The combination of Alexis Dal Col and Jen VanderMeulen were too much for the Massachusetts lacrosse team, as the two combined for nine goals in UMass’ 10-8 loss to Harvard Saturday afternoon. “When you walk on that field,...

UM hosts Crimson Saturday afternoon

By Jay Asser

February 26, 2010

Every opponent the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has faced this season has opened their season against the Minutewomen. That trend will continue this Saturday, when UMass (2-2) takes on Harvard in the Crimson’s season...

Minutewomen lose, 10-8, in slushy weather

By Jay Asser

February 25, 2010

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

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

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

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 22, 2010

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

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

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 18, 2010

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...