Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Legendary UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino dies after battle with cancer

By Nick Canelas

August 20, 2013

Filed under Archives, Campus News, Local News, News, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Elaine Sortino, the longtime head coach of the Massachusetts softball team, whose impact both on and off the field knew no bounds throughout her legendary career, died Sunday night after a nearly two-year battle with cancer. She...

Video Highlights: UMass softball swept in doubleheader, win streak snapped

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 23, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutewomen traded in a 7-game winning streak for a 2-game losing streak as they lost both games in a doubleheader against George Washington on Sunday. Here are the highlights. Softball vs GW Highlights from Daily Collegian on V...

Podcast: In the Circle

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 18, 2013

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

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Kaitlin Boyer talk about the softball team's wins over Charlotte and Connecticut and look ahead to their weekend doubleheader against George Washington. In The Circle...

Video Highlights: UMass drops slugfest to Rams, first home loss since 2011

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 7, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

Fordham broke UMass' 20-game home winning streak on Saturday in a back-and-forth slugfest that ended with a 17-11 final. Here are the highlights.   Softball vs Fordham Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Podcast: In The Circle

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 4, 2013

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

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan, Kaitlin Boyer and Joey Saade discuss the softball team's doubleheader sweep over St. Bonaventure and look ahead to the team's four weekend games against Fordham and La Salle. Softball Podcast 4_4...

Video Highlights: Softball sweeps Bonnies in doubleheader

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 31, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The softball team swept conference opponent St. Bonaventure in a doubleheader on Saturday. Here are the highlights. Softball Highlights vs St Bonaventure from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....