Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Kyllie Magill, Minutewomen walk off with A-10 title

By Nick Canelas

May 14, 2012

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

In a season filled with mercy rules and lopsided victories, the Massachusetts softball team opted to save the theatrics for the Atlantic 10 tournament. Just one day after Tiffany Meeks came through with a clutch, two-on, two-out single...

Plourde fans 13 as UMass edges BC, 4-2

By Patrick Strohecker

April 5, 2012

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

After suffering a tough loss to Connecticut on Tuesday, the Massachusetts softball team rebounded nicely at home, defeating Boston College, 4-2, yesterday afternoon. After getting in an early first inning jam, Sara Plourde stranded runn...

Minutewomen offense progressing

By Pete Vasquez

April 5, 2011

Filed under Softball

Earlier in the season, Massachusetts softball coach Elaine Sortino was looking for anybody and everybody to contribute offensively. Now, however, each player in the lineup is contributing in her own way as the Minutewomen have recently ...

Bats coming alive, defense improving for Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

March 31, 2011

Filed under Softball

It’s no secret that the Massachusetts softball team has had their struggles at the plate this season. The offense isn’t nearly as productive or as explosive as last year’s squad, and after getting off to a slow start, it...

After tough start, UMass finds win column in tournaments

By Stephen Hewitt

March 20, 2011

Filed under Softball

The Massachusetts softball team notched a win for the first time in nearly two weeks on March 11, rounding out its trip to Florida in the USF Under Armour Showcase with a 4-1 record. In the first matchup of their five-game...

Minutewomen head to USF for invitational

By Adam Miller

March 4, 2010

Filed under Softball

No matter how successful the Massachusetts softball team is, it tends to struggle the most at the beginning of the season. At the same time last year, the Minutewomen came out of their second invitational of the season 2-3, but...