Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Even in A-10 semifinal loss, UMass defied adversity all season long

By Joey Saade

November 12, 2013

For young collegiate squads, adversity is a tough obstacle to overcome throughout a long, grueling season. However, the Massachusetts women's soccer team wasn't fazed by the road blocks thrown at it this season. Instead, it embraced the challenge. Friday's crushing 1-0 loss was a perfe...

Challenges catch up to Minutewomen down the stretch

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 6, 2012

When the week came to an end, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team’s  season did as well. Thursday’s 4-1 defeat against the Flyers (14-4-1, 7-1-1 A-10) marked the end of the road for a team that faced its fair share of challenges along the way. Despite his team’s performanc...

UMass women’s soccer eliminated in first round of A-10 tournament

By Chris Corso

November 1, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team was eliminated in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament in a disappointing, 4-1, loss against defending conference champions and second-seeded Dayton in Kingston, R.I., on Th...

UMass salvages tie with Charlotte, dismantles GW

By Chris Corso

October 22, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team kept its playoff hopes alive and moved back into the top eight in the Atlantic 10 following a draw and a victory at Rudd Field this weekend. After a hard-fought tie with Charlotte on Friday, the Minutewomen dominated George Washington on Sunday...

La Salle extends winning streak to seven games, Dayton falls in overtime

By Joey Saade

October 10, 2012

The La Salle women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to seven games with a 2-1, come-from-behind road victory against Virginia Commonwealth on Sunday. Explorers sophomore Anna Dolhansky netted the game-winning goal...

UMass and URI set to battle on Saturday

By Cameron McDonough

October 5, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team welcomes Rhode Island to Rudd Field on Saturday with the Rams still looking for their first conference win. Rhode Island (7-5-1, 0-2-0 Atlantic 10) is coming off a 7-2 loss to Dayton on Sunday. UMass coa...

Youth serving for Minutewomen

By Cameron McDonough

September 10, 2012

When Massachusetts women’s soccer coach Ed Matz looked at his team’s schedule over the summer, he never foresaw how strongly his Minutewomen would perform this past weekend. The young UMass squad kept both games competitive while on the road against two ranked Atlanti...

Conference tourney begins Nov.4, Flyers in Top 25 again

By Jackson Alexander

October 25, 2010

On Nov. 4, the Atlantic 10 women’s soccer playoffs will begin. However, the teams participating in the postseason are yet to be determined. This will be the final week of regular season play before the A-10 tournament kicks of...