Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

UMass concludes road trip at Siena

By Taylor C. Snow

September 19, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team finishes its longest road trip of the season this afternoon at Siena, looking to pick up its first road win of the season to cap off a four-game string of matches away from Rudd Field. The ...

Youth holding serve for Minutemen

By Nick Canelas

September 19, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

To call the Massachusetts men’s soccer team young may be an understatement. After graduating eight players and a graduate student last year, the Minutemen were left with only three seniors coming into this season, including goalkeeper Brian Frame entering his first fu...

Minutemen hope to change road fortunes at UNH

By Patrick Strohecker

September 14, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The road has been unkind to the Massachusetts men’s soccer team so far this season. Halfway through a season-long four game road trip, the Minutemen (2-2-1) have been unable to crack the code of winning on the road. After dropping two straight one-goal games to...

Minutemen drop second consecutive road game

By Nick Canelas

September 13, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

One thing that’s been a constant for the Massachusetts men’s soccer team so far this season has been the play of goalkeeper Brian Frame. However, that did not appear to be the case on Wednesday night as he allowed a season-high t...

Minutemen look to bounce back after first loss

By Taylor C. Snow

September 12, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Coming off its first loss of the season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team continues with the second game of a four-game road trip under the lights on Wednesday night against Hartford in West Hartford, Conn. Despite knocking off a pai...

Men’s soccer puts unbeaten streak on the line against Adelphi

By Nick Canelas

September 7, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

It appears as if the Massachusetts men’s soccer team has enjoyed the friendly confines of Rudd Field so far this season. Through three games, the Minutemen (2-0-1) have not only gone undefeated, but they’ve already matched last yea...

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...