Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Field hockey wins Atlantic 10 championship over Lock Haven

By Pete Vasquez

November 7, 2010

The season-long mission finally came to fruition for the Massachusetts field hockey team late Saturday afternoon, as the Minutewomen celebrated their third Atlantic 10 championship in four years, defeating Lock Haven in th...

Minutewomen familiar with role as underdog host

By Pete Vasquez

November 4, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team knows this role all too well. It’s the role of the tournament-hosting team that just snuck into its own dance. That was the Minutewomen last year. They had to win their last three con...

Top seed not guaranteed for Minutewomen in postseason

By Pete Vasquez

October 28, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team is not coasting with the Atlantic 10 regular season title just yet. Despite guaranteeing themselves a spot in the A-10 tournament next weekend, the Minutewomen still have much to be determin...

For Sowry, this senior day is a special one

By Staff

October 24, 2010

For seniors Jaime Bourazeris, Katie Kelly and Makaela Potts, this weekend was already one to remember. Leading the Massachusetts field hockey team to a two-game home sweep only made it more special. On senior day, the three...

Minutewomen celebrate seniors in final home weekend of season

By Pete Vasquez

October 21, 2010

It’s come down to the last home weekend for the Massachusetts field hockey team with what has been a very promising season thus far. Temple and Saint Joseph’s will visit Garber Field on Friday and Sunday as they take on...

Minutewomen continue Atlantic 10 undefeated streak

By Michael Wood

October 17, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team went into halftime down by a goal in both of its games this weekend, but battled back to win each game, 2-1, and stay undefeated in Atlantic 10 play. Thando Zono, in the second game of her UM...

UMass, Lock Haven to play for the first time

By Michael Wood

October 14, 2010

Massachusetts and Lock Haven have never met in competition before, but on Friday, Oct. 15, the top two field hockey teams in the Atlantic 10 conference will play each other at Garber Field for a chance at first place. E...

Weather possible influence for UMass game on Friday

By Michael Wood

October 14, 2010

October has arrived in Massachusetts. As students preoccupy themselves with pumpkins, candy, Halloween decorations and the flurry of color in foliage, cold temperatures have slowly begun to grip the northeast. For most,...

Minutewomen top Dartmouth in overtime thriller

By Pete Vasquez

October 12, 2010

It took two overtimes, but the Massachusetts field hockey team won a Tuesday afternoon thriller, beating Dartmouth, 5-4, in Hanover, N.H. in its final non-conference game. Katie Kelly scored two minutes and 57 seconds into double-overtime for the Minutewomen (7-...

Historic night for Minutewomen

By Pete Vasquez

October 11, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team made history Saturday night at Garber Field when it held Saint Louis without a shot attempt for the entire game in its 4-0 win. Under the lights, with a big crowd on hand, the Minutewomen (6-6, 1-0 Atlantic 10) faced t...

Minutewomen offensive side gains a boost

By Michael Wood

October 11, 2010

It’s no secret that the offensive attack of the Massachusetts field hockey team has struggled this season. Entering Saturday’s home matchup against Saint Louis, the Minutewomen (5-7, 1-0 Atlantic 10) ranked seventh out of eight teams in the A-10 confe...

Minutewomen relying heavily on Widdall

By Adam Miller

October 5, 2010

Defeating a Top 10 team once can easily be dismissed as a fluke. It’s not until a team can do it again and in convincing fashion, that it shows its true ability. After its victory over Syracuse on Sunday, the Massachusetts fie...