Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Winning streaks are the norm for Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

April 21, 2011

Filed under Softball

The Massachusetts softball team ended the 2010 season on a 23-game winning streak before losing in the playoffs, and it looks like things could be headed in a similar direction in 2011. With Thursday’s 1-0 victory over Fairfiel...

Sara Plourde and Meghan Carta power Minutewomen to eighth-straight victory

By Pete Vasquez

April 18, 2011

Filed under Softball

With Saturday’s game rained out, the Massachusetts softball team did the most it could in its one game this weekend, defeating conference rival Dayton, 9-1, on Friday. Sara Plourde was her dominating self, overwhelming t...

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...