Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UM falls to Temple in A-10 semifinals

By Michael Counos

November 6, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team’s pursuit of a 13th Atlantic 10 title ended on Friday against Temple in a 4-0 loss. UMass came into the A-10 tournament with the No. 2 seed set to face the No. 3 seed Owls. The Minute...

Minutewomen take on La Salle, Temple this weekend

By Matt Strong

October 20, 2011

The Massachusetts’s field hockey team is in high spirits after a weekend that included two decisive in-conference victories over Atlantic 10 opponents. The Minutewomen came out firing on all cylinders last Friday as they bombarded the net en route to a 7-0 shutout of S...

Minutewomen look to go 3-0 in the Atlantic 10

By Staff

October 12, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team looks to stay undefeated in Atlantic 10 conference play as they take on Saint Joseph’s and Saint Louis this weekend. UMass currently sits at 3-9 overall and 1-0 in A-10 play. The Minutewomen...

No. 4 Connecticut defeats UMass, 4-1.

By Michael Counos

September 29, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team took on No. 4 Connecticut on Wednesday night with the hopes of snapping a three-game losing streak, but was unsuccessful as the Huskies won 4-1. UConn scored three goals in the first half, including two...

Ranked teams trouble UM, prepare Minutewomen for A-10 play

By Michael Counos

September 25, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team lost to No. 17 Boston University 3-0 on Friday, moving its record against ranked opponents to 0-4 on the season. UMass sits at 2-6 overall and has now lost its last three games against ...

Field hockey alum talks new defensive approach

By Staff

September 22, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team’s coach Carla Tagliente has been praised for bringing a new, offensive-minded approach to the UMass field hockey program, but what hasn’t been as publicized is the Minutewomen’s new...

Tagliente prepares offensive-minded Minutewomen against alma mater

By Staff

September 14, 2011

This weekend will pose an early-season test for the Massachusetts field hockey team as it begins a string of games against ranked opponents, facing off against Northeastern and Maryland at home. The Minutewomen will square off against...

Minutewomen prepare for tilts with ranked opponents

By Staff

September 14, 2011

The Massachusetts field hockey team will look to ride the momentum of its victorious home opener when it takes on two ranked teams in No. 20 Northeastern and No. 3 Maryland Friday and Sunday, respectively, at Garber Field. UMa...

Minutewomen pick up victory on anniversary date

By Michael Counos

September 11, 2011

Massachusetts field hockey coach Carla Tagliente and the Minutewomen  picked up their second win of the season as they shut out Harvard on a sun-drenched Garber Field Saturday afternoon in their home opener. UMass won 3-0 aga...

Minutewomen struggle out of gate

By Staff

September 7, 2011

New field hockey coach Carla Tagliente and the Massachusetts team entered the season projected to win the Atlantic 10 conference, but have had a hard time so far against non-conference opponents. The Minutewomen are 1-3 on their road trip to b...

With balanced roster, UM seeks A-10 title

By Michael Counos

September 5, 2011

First-year head field hockey coach Carla Tagliente begins her career at UMass by stepping into a program with a recent tradition of winning. The Massachusetts field hockey team has been named the number one team in the...