Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass stays hot with undefeated conference record

By Matt Strong

October 17, 2011

Coming into a two-game weekend against two Atlantic 10 conference opponents, the Massachusetts field hockey team knew the importance of pulling out a couple of conference wins following a heartbreaking 1-0 overtime loss at Albany. After...

Minutewomen split weekend games against Albany, Lock Haven

By Deshawn Townsend

October 12, 2011

After suffering through a five-game losing streak, the Massachusetts field hockey team responded with a comeback victory against Lock Haven on Saturday. The Lady Eagles (7-8, 0-1 Atlantic-10) hosted the Minutewomen (3-9, 1-0 ...

Lock Haven, Richmond split, Temple falls in A-10 field hockey action

By Cameron McDonough

October 5, 2011

The Lock Haven field hockey team split a pair of games last weekend, defeating Sacred Heart, 2-0, and losing to Fairfield, 2-1, in overtime. The Lady Eagles’ Leslie Ahern tallied both scores for Lock Haven on Saturday against Sacr...

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...

Atlantic 10 tournament set to begin

By Pete Vasquez

November 2, 2010

With its postseason berth uncertain, one thing was a must for the Richmond field hockey team: win both home games and secure a spot in the final four. Only two seeds remained open as Massachusetts and Lock Haven already solidified their spots as the first two seeds in the Atlantic 10 tournament. Bar...

Photo slideshow: Field hockey vs. Lock Haven

By Geoffrey King

October 18, 2010


Zono’s comeback fuels second half surge

By Pete Vasquez

October 17, 2010

Senior midfielder Makaela Potts said it herself. The Massachusetts field hockey team is a second half team. Frustrated, yet never panicking in either deficit they faced this weekend, the Minutewomen (9-6, 3-0 Atlantic 10) grabbed ...

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,...

Teams open up Atlantic 10 schedule

By Stephen Hewitt

October 5, 2010

With the non-conference portion of the schedule just about complete, the field hockey teams in the Atlantic 10 are looking forward to engaging in conference play starting this week. The road to the A-10 Championship, which will take place one month from today...

UMass, Richmond picked to top A-10

By Stephen Hewitt

September 8, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team is projected to be crowned Atlantic 10 conference champions in 2010, according to this year’s preseason poll. Nine Minutewomen starters will return from last year’s squad, including All-American...