Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass softball seeking first conference win

By Jason Kates

March 27, 2014

Filed under Scrolling Headlines, Softball, Spring Sports

After dropping its first two conference games of the season, the Massachusetts softball team will head to George Washington this Saturday for a doubleheader. The Minutewomen (3-14, 0-2 Atlantic-10) have had a week to prepare after...

Elaine Sortino inducted into UMass Athletic Hall of Fame

By Stephen Hewitt

October 15, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

During their weekly staff meetings behind closed doors in University of Massachusetts conference rooms, Elaine Sortino would typically sit to Athletic Director John McCutcheon's right, silent yet attentive to the topic being discu...

Video: Celebration of Life of Elaine Sortino

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 13, 2013

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

Friends and colleagues of late UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino shared their memories of her during a ceremony in the Mullins Center. Sortino Video from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass looks to turn season around after numerous non-conference losses

By Kaitlin Boyer

March 27, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts softball team’s 2013 season has gotten off to quite the shaky start. The Minutewomen have only won three out of their first 16 games so far, which is unusual for a team that has always shown dominance right from the start. Last year was a successful one w...