Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Podcast: Women’s Soccer Podcast

By Cameron McDonough

October 4, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Collegian UMass women's soccer beat writers Jeffrey Okerman and Cameron McDonough discuss the Minutewomen's upcoming game against URI and the season until now. Women's Soccer Podcast...

Positives in chances created, but more goals needed

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 3, 2012

Filed under Archives

As the Massachusetts women’s soccer team begins to roll into the heart of the Atlantic 10 conference schedule, goals will come at a higher premium as teams fight to cement themselves as playoff contenders. The Minutewomen (6-6, 1-1 ...

Women’s soccer splits first two conference games

By Chris Corso

September 30, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

It turned out to be a successful weekend for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, which split its first two Atlantic 10 conference games at Rudd Field. After dropping the Atlantic 10 opener, 4-0, to defending conference champions Dayton on Friday, the Minutewomen (6-6, 1-...

Last-second goal downs UMass field hockey

By Matt Levine

September 23, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 21 Albany field hockey team finished its second-half comeback by scoring on a penalty with only 26 seconds left, beating the Massachusetts field hockey team, 3-2. The game was tied 2-2 with under a minute left on the clock, and as the 25th-ranked Minutewomen (4-6...

Minutewomen bring mix of youth and experience to 2012 season

By Chris Corso

September 5, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

It’s all about three things this year for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team: youth, inexperience and goalkeepers. Leading the Minutewomen, who lost in the Atlantic 10 title game, is third-year coachEd Matz, whose goal is to bring UMass its sixth conference title in school histo...

Minutewomen show their youth in shutout loss

By Cameron McDonough

September 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The growing pains found their way back. The young Massachusetts women’s soccer team put up little resistance Friday afternoon at Rudd Field, as Harvard came in and dominated the Minutewomen, 2-0. The Crimson were on the attac...

Minutewomen bounce back to take 1st win of 2012 season

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

August 22, 2012

Filed under Archives, Sports, Women's Soccer

SMITHFIELD, R.I. — Fresh off a disappointing loss to No. 6 UCLA to start the season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team bounced back with a 3-2 win at Bryant on Wednesday to grab its first victory of the 2012 campaign. UMass...

UMass women’s soccer falls to No. 6 UCLA in opener

By Jeffrey Okerman

August 19, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

A strong performance against No. 6 UCLA ended in defeat for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team at Rudd Field on Sunday afternoon. Moa Mattsson scored the first UMass (0-1) goal of the season, but strikes from Kodi Lavrusky an...

Key weekend for No.10 Minutewomen

By Jeffrey Okerman

April 12, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

With the spring collegiate season creeping into the mid-April weeks, the postseason is right around the corner. Though Atlantic 10 conference play only recently began, the season is undoubtedly in its latter stages. The ...

Women’s lacrosse looks to tame Terriers

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 21, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

This past Saturday in its season opener, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team left the field with a 10-goal victory under its belt. Not a bad way to start off the season. But later today, the Minutewomen will look...

Women’s lacrosse scorer Ferris continues last season’s success

By Cameron McDonough

February 21, 2012

Filed under Archives

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has been relying on old habits with sophomore attacker Katie Ferris being the top scorer. And so far, it’s working. While Ferris is coming off of an impressive freshman cam...

McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 16, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Check out more from the Collegian's Lacrosse Special Issue: UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA | Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | Asser: Lacrosse teams a great source of UMass pride | Scribner: Everybod...