Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass women’s soccer wasting no time

By Chris Corso

October 10, 2012

It’s no secret that the team that scores first can dictate the possession and control the pace of a soccer game. That’s exactly what the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has done in its latest two victories against conference fo...

Podcast: Women’s Soccer Podcast

By Cameron McDonough

October 4, 2012

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...

UMass cleans slate with fast start

By Cameron McDonough

October 1, 2012

After getting defeated soundly Friday, 4-0, at home against defending Atlantic 10 champion Dayton, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team was in need of a fast start on Sunday against Xavier. And that’s exactly what it got. A mere three minutes, 17 seconds into the game, the Minute...

Video: UMass vs Siena Women’s Soccer Highlight

By Cody Prudhomme

September 24, 2012

UMass' leading goal scorer Moa Mattsson lifted the Minutewomen (5-5) to a 1-0 win over Siena Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field in its final non conference game of the season. UMass VS Sienna from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass finishes off non-conference schedule with win over Siena

By Cameron McDonough

September 24, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team closed out its non-conference schedule Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 victory over Siena at Rudd Field. The lone goal of the game came during the 63rd minute off the foot of Minutewomen (...

Moa Mattsson carrying struggling UMass offense

By Chris Corso

September 18, 2012

The simple fact for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team is that the Minutewomen have had a tough time putting the ball in the net so far this season. Carrying the load for the UMass attack this year has been sophomore midfielde...

Minutewomen sweep away UNH, BU

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 16, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team toppled New Hampshire, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field. Goals from Moa Mattsson and Hlin Gunnlaugsdottir separated UMass (4-4) from the visiting Wildcats (1-6-1) on the scoreboard, ...

Minutewomen bring mix of youth and experience to 2012 season

By Chris Corso

September 6, 2012

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 bounce back to take 1st win of 2012 season

By Staff

August 22, 2012

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

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...

Freshmen Sousa, Mattsson contributing heavily

By Eric Mansfield

October 20, 2011

This year’s newcomers to the Massachusetts women’s soccer team have been making their presence felt, helping the Minutewomen achieve a 3-1-1 conference record which is good for third in the standings. UMass’ overall record...

Colarossi, Morrissey spurring Minutewomen offense

By Scott Cournoyer

October 3, 2011

In 2010, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team relied on very few players to produce on offense. Two of the Minutewomen’s top-three scorers from last season, then-junior forward Deanna Colarossi (nine goals, 20 poi...