Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Podcast: In the Circle

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 11, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan, Kaitlin Boyer and Joey Saade talk about the Minutewomen's weekend play and recent win over BC and look ahead to their doubleheader against Charlotte. In The Circle...

Minutewomen complete season sweep of Eagles in Boston

By Jeffrey Okerman

April 10, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts softball team completed a season sweep over Boston College with a 7-4 win in Chestnut Hill on Tuesday. The win was the eighth victory of the last nine games for the Minutewomen (10-17), who began the season winn...

UMass softball searches for consistency with trip to BC

By Kaitlin Boyer

April 9, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports

Consistency is a recurring theme that the Massachusetts softball team knows it must posses in order be a successful team. And as UMass (9-17, 6-2 Atlantic 10) travels to Chestnut Hill on Tuesday to take on Boston College for ...

Raymond finding her groove, defense slowly progressing

By Joey Saade

April 9, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Massachusetts softball team is in the midst of its best stretch of play this season, winners of seven out of its last eight games, while slowly but surely turning around a campaign that started 2-15. And one of the big...

UMass softball wins 3 of 4 games over weekend

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 8, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The UMass softball team completed a doubleheader sweep of La Salle on Sunday with a 5-0 win in the second game. Caroline Raymond (6-7) dominated on the mound for the Minutewomen (9-17, 6-2 Atlantic 10). In her fifth s...

Video Highlights: UMass drops slugfest to Rams, first home loss since 2011

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 7, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

Fordham broke UMass' 20-game home winning streak on Saturday in a back-and-forth slugfest that ended with a 17-11 final. Here are the highlights.   Softball vs Fordham Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Podcast: In The Circle

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 4, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan, Kaitlin Boyer and Joey Saade discuss the softball team's doubleheader sweep over St. Bonaventure and look ahead to the team's four weekend games against Fordham and La Salle. Softball Podcast 4_4...

UMass center fielder Cyndil Matthew selected 10th in Fastpitch Draft

By Jeffrey Okerman

April 3, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Cyndil Matthew, standout center fielder for Massachusetts softball team, was selected 10th overall in the National Pro Fastpitch Draft on Monday. Matthew, a Westfield, N.J. native, will join the NY/NJ Comets after the conclusion of her s...

Hot bats lead turnaround for UMass softball

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 2, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts softball team’s bats have come alive since it started conference play against Dayton a couple weeks ago, helping the team to a 4-1 record over that span after starting the season 2-15. In the last five games, the Minu...

Minutewomen ride four-game win streak into road contest at UConn

By Joey Saade

April 2, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Don’t look now, but the Massachusetts softball team is on a four-game winning streak, and playing its best ball of the season. After getting off to a shaky start, the Minutewomen (6-16, 3-1 Atlantic 10) used some home-cooking to ge...

UMass softball takes both games against St. Bonaventure

By Kaitlin Boyer

April 1, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Timely hitting and a strong outing from pitcher Caroline Raymond helped propel the Massachusetts softball team to a 12-4 mercy-rule victory over St. Bonaventure in the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday at Sortino Field....

Video Highlights: Softball sweeps Bonnies in doubleheader

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 31, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The softball team swept conference opponent St. Bonaventure in a doubleheader on Saturday. Here are the highlights. Softball Highlights vs St Bonaventure from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....