Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Strong senior class expected to lead UMass women’s lacrosse in 2014

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

February 6, 2014

Filed under Scrolling Headlines, Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team had its best season in nearly 20 years in 2013, and will have most of its core back in the lineup for one last season. The Minutewomen have eight seniors on their 2014 roster, and will rely on...

Strohecker: UMass opens door to bright future this season

By Patrick Strohecker

May 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

After dropping a heartbreaking, 12-9 loss to Penn State on Sunday, ending its season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team must now look forward to 2014. But before jumping ahead to next spring, it seems appropriate to...

UMass rolls past UConn to advance to second round of NCAA Tournament

By Patrick Strohecker

May 11, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team hadn’t reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 29 years, and a 90-minute rain delay at Penn State Lacrosse Field wouldn't prevent it from ending that drought on Friday night. After...

UMass rekindles old relationships in first round matchup with UConn

By Peter Cappiello

May 9, 2013

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s first round NCAA Tournament matchup is all too familiar for junior attack Katie Ferris. Sitting with her teammates at the Selection Show viewing party at Amherst Brewing Company...

Video Highlights: Second half surge pushes UMass to A-10 championship game

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

April 26, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

After outscoring George Washington 8-1 in the second half, the Minutewomen won the Atlantic 10 tournament semifinal match 13-5 to move on to the finals. Here are the highlights. WLAX vs GW Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo...

Big second half surge pushes UMass into A-10 championship game

By Patrick Strohecker

April 26, 2013

Filed under Archives, Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

If the Massachusetts women's lacrosse team was going to play for its fifth straight Atlantic 10 championship, it would have to overcome a major obstacle right from the start. Conference Player of the Year Katie Ferri...

UMass women’s lacrosse captures third straight regular-season title

By Peter Cappiello

April 22, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

With a No. 1 seed in the Atlantic 10 Tournament hanging in the balance, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team wasted little time in taking care of business Sunday. The No. 12 Minutewomen scored five of the first six...

Katie Ferris smashing records, striving for a championship

By Patrick Strohecker

April 17, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Ever since picking up a lacrosse stick as a young girl, Massachusetts women’s lacrosse player Katie Ferris has consistently been one of the best players on any field she's played on. Whether that was when she first starte...

Katie Ferris, Sam Rush hit milestones as UMass win streak meets 10

By Peter Cappiello

April 16, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

After junior attack Katie Ferris became the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team’s all-time scoring leader with a seven-point performance against Temple on Friday, it was junior attack Sam Rush’s turn to break a record. Ru...

Video highlights: Katie Ferris breaks UMass’ all-time points record

By Patrick Strohecker

April 13, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

Katie Ferris broke the UMass all-time scoring record in women's lacrosse as she helped the Minutewomen defeat Temple 12-10 on Friday. Here are the highlights. Katie Ferris' Record Breaking Game from Daily Collegian on Vime...