Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass field hockey ‘not fazed’ by playing under pressure

By Matt Levine

September 18, 2012

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

To put it simply, the Massachusetts field hockey team is used to playing under pressure this season. The Minutewomen have already played more games decided in overtime (5) this season than it did throughout all of last season. UMass (3-4) has won its first three overtime matc...

UMass drops overtime decision to No. 7 Northeastern on Friday

By Peter Cappiello

September 16, 2012

Filed under Field Hockey

In its first home game since Aug. 31, the Massachusetts field hockey team fell to No. 7 Northeastern in a 4-3 overtime decision at Garber Field Friday evening. Less than 10 minutes into the extra period, freshman Deird...

Minutewomen back home Friday

By Matt Levine

September 14, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts field hockey team coach Carla Tagliente said that her team has nothing to worry about with No. 7 Northeastern  visiting Garber Field on Friday. “I don’t think we feel any pressure at all,” she said. “All of the ...

UMass field hockey falls to No. 3 Maryland, American

By Matt Levine

September 10, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

After finding a high level of success against ranked teams, the No. 19 Massachusetts field hockey team was unable to keep the momentum going over the weekend. With three early season victories against ranked opponents already...

UMass field hockey take aim at Terrapin Invitational

By Peter Cappiello

September 7, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The No. 19 Massachusetts field hockey team, riding the momentum of a big win over No. 17 Boston College on the road after falling to Dartmouth, face off against No. 3 Maryland and American University this weekend in the Terrapin Invitational...

Fresh off Olympic run, Shannon Taylor set to help lead UMass field hockey

By Peter Cappiello

September 5, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

From Great Britain to Garber Field, new Massachusetts field hockey assistant coach Shannon Taylor is poised to make an immediate impact in Amherst. The Midlothian, Va., native is fresh off a campaign with the United Stat...

UMass Fall Sports: Recapping the past couple of weeks

By Collegian Sports Staff

September 4, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Football (0-1) 8/30 - Loss to UConn: 37-0 Men's Soccer (2-0-1) 8/31 - Tie against Harvard: 1-1 8/27 - Win over Vermont: 1-0 8/24 - Win over Delaware: 1-0 Women's Soccer (2-2) 8/31 - Loss to Harvard: 2-0 8/26 - W...

Minutewomen best No. 17 Boston College in OT

By Matt Levine

September 3, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

As the saying goes, good things come in threes. On Sunday, the Massachusetts field hockey team proved it valid as it beat a ranked opponent in overtime for the third time this season. The Minutewomen (3-1) defeated N...

UMass field hockey falls to Dartmouth in home opener

By Peter Cappiello

September 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Despite having the home crowd on its side for the first time this season, the Massachusetts field hockey team fell to Dartmouth, 3-1, in its home opener at Garber Field on Friday evening. UMass (2-1), minus senior defende...

Hannah Prince nets another OT winner, pushes UMass past No. 15 Ohio State

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

August 25, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Hannah Prince certainly has a flair for the dramatics. For the second time in as many days, the Massachusetts field hockey team walked out of Memorial Field in Durham, N.H., as winners thanks to her overtime heroics. On Friday, ...

UM falls to Temple in A-10 semifinals

By Michael Counos

November 6, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team’s pursuit of a 13th Atlantic 10 title ended on Friday against Temple in a 4-0 loss. UMass came into the A-10 tournament with the No. 2 seed set to face the No. 3 seed Owls. The Minute...

UMass stays hot with undefeated conference record

By Matt Strong

October 17, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Coming into a two-game weekend against two Atlantic 10 conference opponents, the Massachusetts field hockey team knew the importance of pulling out a couple of conference wins following a heartbreaking 1-0 overtime loss at Albany. After...