Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s soccer looks toward 2014 following playoff loss

By Anthony Chiusano

November 19, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team’s season came to an end on Nov. 14 following a 2-0 loss to Saint Louis in the first round of the Atlantic 10 playoffs. While a first round exit may be viewed as a disappointment in some eyes, the fact that UMass qualified for the tourname...

UMass men’s soccer eliminated from A-10 playoffs

By Anthony Chiusano

November 15, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

Playing the same Saint Louis team that defeated it four days earlier in its regular season finale, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team once again fell short against the Billikens, 2-0, in the first round of the Atlantic 10 playoffs...

UMass men’s soccer stays alive despite loss to Saint Louis

By Ross Gienieczko

November 12, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer looked like a team primed for an upset. Playing one of its most competitive games of the season, the team had multiple chances to take the lead in the second half against Atlantic 10 leader Saint Louis on Sunday at Rudd Field. But...

UMass men’s soccer looks to clinch playoff spot this weekend

By Anthony Chiusano

November 7, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

Coming off a 2-1 win over St. Bonaventure on Sunday, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team now finds itself in a position that seemed unrealistic a little more than a month ago – an opportunity to control its own playoff destiny. While...

UMass drops first two games in conference play

By Patrick Strohecker

October 15, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

It may have been the start of Atlantic 10 play, but the results were still the same for the Massachusetts men’s soccer team. Despite centering much of its focus on getting prepared for A-10 play following a rocky non-conference schedule, UMass dropped both games over the weekend to Virginia ...

Strohecker: Minutemen get fresh start as conference play begins

By Patrick Strohecker

October 3, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The non-conference schedule of the Massachusetts men’s soccer team can best be described like this: few highs and a lot of lows. UMass started the season with a goalless draw against Evansville. Then came a treacherous eight-game losing streak mired by one-goal...

Offensive outburst gives Minutemen first win of season

By Anthony Chiusano

September 28, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

After scoring only three goals in its first nine games, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team exploded for five goals on Saturday, defeating Siena 5-2 at Rudd Field for its first win of the season. Despite being outshot 25-17 fo...

Josh Schwartz paces UMass to first win of season

By Patrick Strohecker

September 28, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

Through nine games this season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team only had three goals to its name. Two of them belonged to Josh Schwartz. On Saturday, he helped the Minutemen nearly double their efforts for the sea...

Video: UMass men’s soccer drops sixth straight to Fairfield

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 19, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen fell to the Stags by a score of 2-0 on Wednesday for their sixth straight loss of the season. Here are the highlights. Men's Soccer vs Fairfield Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Video: Men’s soccer falls to Hartford in home opener

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 12, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen came up short in their home opener against the Hawks and lost by a score of 1-0. Here are the highlights. Soccer vs Hartford Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass’ tournament hopes all but over after dropping final two home matches

By Daniel Malone

October 29, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Being forced to watch an opposing player being mobbed by euphoric teammates following a game-winning, sudden death overtime goal is a gut-wrenching experience for Massachusetts men's soccer coach Sam Koch under any circumstances. But having to do so on Senior Day with his team'...