Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen split weekend games against Albany, Lock Haven

By Deshawn Townsend

October 12, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

After suffering through a five-game losing streak, the Massachusetts field hockey team responded with a comeback victory against Lock Haven on Saturday. The Lady Eagles (7-8, 0-1 Atlantic-10) hosted the Minutewomen (3-9, 1-0 ...

Lock Haven, Richmond split, Temple falls in A-10 field hockey action

By Cameron McDonough

October 5, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Lock Haven field hockey team split a pair of games last weekend, defeating Sacred Heart, 2-0, and losing to Fairfield, 2-1, in overtime. The Lady Eagles’ Leslie Ahern tallied both scores for Lock Haven on Saturday against Sacr...

Minutewomen fall to Orange after goals by Susek, Kee

By Matt Strong

October 2, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Four road games, five-straight losses. That’s what the Massachusetts field hockey team has been up to lately. The Minutewomen fell, 2-0, to Orange despite hard-fought play in inclement weather at J.S. Coyne Stadium. ...

Minutewomen face Huskies to start 4-game road trip

By Michael Counos

September 28, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team will try to break a three-game losing streak when it travels to Storrs, Conn. to take on No. 4 Connecticut Wednesday night. UMass currently stands at 2-6 overall while UConn is at 7-1. The Minu...

Minutewomen still finding their rhythm

By Deshawn Townsend

September 28, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Currently riding a three-game losing streak, the Massachusetts field hockey team has been struggling as of late. The Minutewomen have dropped three in a row to ranked opponents No. 20 Northeastern, defending national champion No. 3 Maryland and No. 17 Boston University last Friday night. “We hav...

Minutewomen drop three straight against ranked opponents

By Deshawn Townsend

September 25, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team suffered its third loss in a row against ranked opponents to No. 17 Boston University (5-3) this weekend at Garber Field. UMass failed to recover from an early Terrier lead off--an unassisted...

Minutewomen pick up victory on anniversary date

By Michael Counos

September 11, 2011

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts field hockey coach Carla Tagliente and the Minutewomen  picked up their second win of the season as they shut out Harvard on a sun-drenched Garber Field Saturday afternoon in their home opener. UMass won 3-0 aga...

No. 1 Maryland defeats Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

November 14, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team lost its opening NCAA tournament game against No. 1 Maryland, 4-2, on Friday, but if you ask anybody on the team, they’ll tell you it felt like a win. “We belong here,” UMass coach...

Field hockey wins Atlantic 10 championship over Lock Haven

By Pete Vasquez

November 7, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The season-long mission finally came to fruition for the Massachusetts field hockey team late Saturday afternoon, as the Minutewomen celebrated their third Atlantic 10 championship in four years, defeating Lock Haven in th...

Minutewomen best sports story of semester at UMass

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Sports Columns

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Just one week after covering the Massachusetts football team’s game against New Hampshire at Gillette Stadium, I hit the road again for Comedy Central hosts Jon Stewart and St...

Atlantic 10 tournament set to begin

By Pete Vasquez

November 2, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With its postseason berth uncertain, one thing was a must for the Richmond field hockey team: win both home games and secure a spot in the final four. Only two seeds remained open as Massachusetts and Lock Haven already solidified their spots as the first two seeds in the Atlantic 10 tournament. Bar...

Video: Minutewomen clinch first seed in conference tourney

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. PHILADELPHIA – The Massachusetts field hockey team clinched the first seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament by extending its winning streak to nine games with wins over West Ches...