Massachusetts Daily Collegian

With balanced roster, UM seeks A-10 title

By Michael Counos

September 5, 2011

First-year head field hockey coach Carla Tagliente begins her career at UMass by stepping into a program with a recent tradition of winning. The Massachusetts field hockey team has been named the number one team in the...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 split home series

By Michael Wood

September 26, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team returned home after back-to-back losses on the road and began a four-game home stand with a 2-0 victory over Vermont on Friday night and a 1-0 loss to Albany Sunday. The Minutewomen did some ...

Veteran leadership carrying Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

September 12, 2010

Veteran leadership is something every team depends on, regardless of the sport, and the Massachusetts field hockey team is no different. In fact, the 2010 squad will be relying even more heavily than usual on its veterans to lead the way, because of the 10 new freshmen on the team. As the new players develop, there will...

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...