Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Women’s lax sweeps pair of A-10 contests

By Cameron McDonough

April 1, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The No. 15 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team continued its winning ways Sunday afternoon with a convincing 23-10 win at George Washington. The Minutewomen improved to 11-1 and 2-0 in the Atlantic 10, while the Colonials...

Minutewomen clip American Eagles, still perfect

By Jeffrey Okerman

March 13, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

It was far from a clean effort for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, but in the end the No. 18 Minutewomen (7-0) took care of business and did away with the visiting American University team, 19-11. Senior Nina...

Sarcona, draw controls key to success

By Cameron McDonough

March 13, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Draw controls. It seems like a simple concept, but in the sport of lacrosse it is one of the most essential keys for success and the No. 18 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team seems to get the point. Winning a draw...

Offensive attack fuels perfect home stand

By Jeffrey Okerman

March 6, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team continued its dominance in McGuirk Stadium on Sunday with a 21-7 win over Sacred Heart. The win was UMass’ fifth straight at home, and it has outscored its opponents 89-38 in those ...

Lyons, others pacing Minutewomen attack

By Dan Gigliotti

April 10, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Senior Jackie Lyons and the No. 11 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team are wading through their conference schedule behind the success of their offense.  Lyons, the reigning Atlantic 10 Player of the Year, is used to being...

UM loses first game under new coach McMahon

By Jackson Alexander

March 20, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began spring break with an unblemished record, but concluded its week by losing its first game of the season. The Minutewomen dropped a 10-8 contest on Saturday to No. 15 Albany (6-0)...