Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen off to best start since 1986 with win over Siena

By Jackson Alexander

February 28, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

On Saturday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team defeated Siena on the road, 16-7, and improved its record to 4-0, the program’s best start since former coach Pam Hixon’s squad opened with a 6-0 record in 1986. The...

Minutewomen drop final game at Mullins Center to Explorers

By Michael Wood

February 28, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team could not overcome a late push by La Salle in the second half Saturday and ultimately fell, 67-63, in a back-and-forth game on senior day at the Mullins Center. “I thought we played...

UMass looks to remain unbeaten against BU

By Jackson Alexander

February 22, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began the season with two impressive victories, but its perfect record will be put to the test Wednesday when it faces Boston University on the road. First-year UMass coach Angela McMahon h...

UMass looks for significant non-conference victory

By Dan Gigliotti

February 22, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Success in Atlantic 10 play is not foreign to coach Angela McMahon and the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team, but the next week could blaze a path that has evaded the Minutewomen to date. UMass (2-0) embarks on a three-game no...

Smith providing boost in senior year

By Jackson Alexander

February 21, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

By Jackson Alexander Collegian Staff On Saturday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team put together a balanced attack, led by an impressive performance from Haley Smith. The senior had a game-high four goals and...

McMahon signs 10 to Class of 2015

By Herb Scribner

November 21, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

If anyone thought the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team would stay the same after the Alexis Venechanos era, they were proved wrong on Thursday. New UMass coach Angela McMahon started building the squad for the futur...

Minutewomen begin a six-game road stint beginning this weekend

By Jay Asser

March 11, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Having played five of its seven games at home this season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team has yet to face a long road trip. That changes this weekend as UMass begins a six-game road stint stretching into April. First...

Minutewomen players return home this weekend against Stony Brook

By Herb Scribner

March 11, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Going on the road tends to be a difficult task, no matter the sport or the team. For the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team though, it may present little trouble if UMass continues to focus on team advantages and play its...

Minutewomen win home-opener

By Herb Scribner

February 17, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

Despite a back-and-forth momentum shift between the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team and Holy Cross, the Minutewomen prevailed, 15-6, Wednesday after they broke through a tired Crusader defense. “I think this is a great...

Teamwork, draw controls help UMass in first win

By Jay Asser

February 17, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

After getting outhustled, outworked and generally outplayed by Northwestern in its first game of the 2010 campaign, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team responded in resounding fashion on Wednesday. UMass coach Alexis...