Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass field hockey set for road trip starting Wednesday

By Jason Kates

October 2, 2013

After two straight home defeats, the No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team will begin a three-game road trip on Wednesday night when it travels to Boston to take on Northeastern in a non-conference matchup. The Minutewomen (7-4) come...

UMass drops two straight at home over weekend

By Jason Kates

September 30, 2013

The No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team dropped its second straight game at home, falling to No. 2 Maryland 4-1 on Sunday afternoon. Going into the half trailing only 1-0, the Minutewomen (7-4) gave up three second hal...

UMass field hockey hopes to continue success at home

By Jason Kates

September 24, 2013

With two games remaining in a three-game homestand, the seventh-ranked Massachusetts field hockey team continues to find success at Garber Field, as it has started out the season 4-0 at home. The Minutewomen (7-2), coming off...

UMass begins homestand with 5-1 victory over Hofstra

By Jason Kates

September 23, 2013

In its two losses this season, the No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team was done in by a lack of shot attempts offensively. Brooke Sabia wouldn’t let it happen again on Sunday. The sophomore scored two goals on 1...

Defense continues to be key for UMass field hockey

By Jason Kates

September 18, 2013

The No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team is off to a 6-1 start, and it has its defense to thank for the early success. Senior Hannah Prince (six points) and Lauren Allymohamed (four points) have served as the anchors of the...

UMass shuts out Ohio State, suffers first loss to Syracuse

By Jason Kates

September 16, 2013

An early second half goal by sophomore Brooke Sabia gave the No. 7 Massachusetts field hockey team a 1-0 victory over Ohio State Saturday afternoon in the Syracuse Invitational. After a scoreless first half, Sabia scored he...

UMass field hockey continues dominance on offense

By Jason Kates

September 10, 2013

Despite losing several leading scorers from last year to graduation, the Massachusetts field hockey team hasn’t lost a beat offensively.   UMass has tallied 18 goals on 88 shots through the first five games of the...

UMass field hockey has sights set on repeat

By Jason Kates

September 5, 2013

With the anticipation of veteran players returning and new players coming in, the preseason always poses as an exciting time for Massachusetts field hockey coach Carla Tagliente. This year, nothing has changed. “This preseason...

Minutewomen claim inaugural Kennedy Cup

By Jason Kates

September 4, 2013

Fresh off an upset victory over No. 9 Michigan, the Massachusetts field hockey team dominated in its home opener on Tuesday, defeating in-state rival UMass Lowell, 6-0, and claiming the inaugural Kennedy Cup. Pac...