Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Hannah Prince left it all on the field for UMass

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 20, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

As a young first grader, Hannah Prince would get up on Saturday mornings and go out onto the wet, grassy high school fields in her hometown of Gorham, Maine to take part in field hockey clinics taught by local high school ...

UMass field hockey falls to Duke in second round of tournament

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 18, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

It was fun while it lasted, but the ride is over for the Massachusetts field hockey team. The 10th-ranked Minutewomen fell to No. 5 Duke by a score of 4-1 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, eliminating the...

Minutewomen begin NCAA Tournament play Saturday against Virginia

By Jason Kates

November 14, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

After winning its second consecutive Atlantic 10 championship, the No. 10 Massachusetts field hockey team will make its 24th appearance in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday when it faces No. 7 Virginia in the first round. T...

UMass field hockey finishes conference play with win over St. Francis

By Jason Kates

November 4, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No.12 Massachusetts field hockey team concluded its regular season with a come from behind victory against St. Francis 4-3 in overtime. With the win, the Minutewomen (16-4, 7-0 Atlantic 10) finish undefeated record in A-10 p...

UMass field hockey hits the road looking to clinch top playoff spot

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 31, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

At the end of every regular season, teams start paying closer attention to the conference standings and start fighting to get the best spots in the playoff brackets. This year, the No. 12 Massachusetts field hockey team is fighting for the top spot in the Atlantic 10. The Minutewomen...

UMass field hockey remains undefeated in A-10 play with win over VCU

By Jason Kates

October 28, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Just two days after defeating conference rival Richmond in a penalty shootout, the No. 12 Massachusetts field hockey team was victorious once again, this time defeating Virginia Commonwealth 3-1. The Minutewomen (14-4, 5-0...

UMass field hockey to host tough A-10 competition over the weekend

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 24, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 12 Massachusetts field hockey team will host two of its toughest Atlantic 10 conference opponents this weekend, including its biggest rival in the league. On Friday, the Minutewomen will host Richmond at 1 p.m., an...

UMass field hockey shines on Senior Day

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 21, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 10 Massachusetts field hockey team honored its six seniors by giving them all the start on Senior Day on Sunday. The team followed up by defeating Saint Joseph’s by a score of 9-1. The Minutewomen paid tribu...

UMass field hockey ready for crucial homestand

By Jason Kates

October 17, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

After sweeping its latest three-game road trip, the 10th-ranked Massachusetts field hockey team returns to Garber Field for a pivotal four-game stretch, beginning this Friday against Atlantic 10 opponent La Salle. The Min...