Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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'...

Seniors leave Rudd for final time after OT loss

By Taylor C. Snow

October 29, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

Goalkeeper Brian Frame and defenseman Dominic Skrajewski walked off of Rudd Field after Sunday’s 1-0 overtime loss to Duquesne for the final time together — a little over four years after they first stepped on the fresh grass...

UMass heads south, hopes tournament chances don’t as well

By Daniel Malone

October 19, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The slumping Massachusetts men’s soccer team is hoping a little “Southern hospitality” will help to kick start a stretch run to the Atlantic 10 tournament when it arrives in North Carolina this weekend to kick off a pair of conference mat...

Minutemen unsteady late in games

By Taylor C. Snow

October 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team came out strong in both games of its first homestand in Atlantic 10 conference play. But in each contest, the Minutemen’s (4-5-2, 1-2 A-10) momentum was halted once the second half began. UMass allowed two second-half goals in a 2-0 loss to T...

Minutemen battered by Rams in A-10 opener

By Taylor C. Snow

October 9, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

Last season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team fell to Rhode Island in its final Atlantic 10 conference game of the year in a 1-0 defeat. On Saturday, it experienced similar fate. This time, the Minutemen (3-5-2, 0-1 A-10) opene...

Minutemen set to kick off conference play against URI

By Taylor C. Snow

October 5, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

  The Massachusetts men’s soccer team is set to kick off Atlantic 10 conference play in Rhode Island on Saturday after a solid 3-4-2 start to the season.   Compared to last year’s 2-8 out-of-conference mark, the Minutemen ha...

Men’s soccer heads north for exhibition in Montreal

By Patrick Strohecker

September 28, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

With a break in its schedule, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team is heading north of the border to take on the University of Montreal in a mid-season exhibition match. UMass (3-4-2) is coming off its first home loss of the season, when it fell to a difficult Syracuse team, 2-0, on Tuesda...

Syracuse snaps UMass’ home winning streak

By Taylor C. Snow

September 26, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team had been unstoppable at home so far this season, but that changed Tuesday afternoon when it suffered a 2-0 loss to Syracuse at Rudd Field in the program’s first-ever matchup against the...

Minutemen use challenge to prepare for conference slate

By Nick Canelas

September 26, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

There’s no doubt heading into Tuesday’s match with Syracuse that the Massachusetts men’s soccer team would be facing its biggest challenge to date. The Orange (8-2) came into the game ranked second in the nation in goals ...

UMass returns home on sour note

By Nick Canelas

September 21, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

It’s been three weeks since the Massachusetts men’s soccer team has played a game at Rudd Field. In those three weeks, the Minutemen (2-3-2) have gone from a young team on the rise at 2-0-1, to a team with plenty of questions to be answered after droppi...

Minutemen fall to Siena

By Nick Canelas

September 20, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

This four-game road swing was certainly one to forget for the Massachusetts men’s soccer team. Coming off an abysmal 4-13-2 mark last season, things appeared to be heading in the right direction for the Minutemen after going undefeat...