Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Katie Ferris posts seven points to break UMass all-time points record

By Peter Cappiello

April 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

On the verge of history, Massachusetts women’s lacrosse junior attack Katie Ferris rewrote the books with an exclamation point. Entering Friday’s matchup against Temple, Ferris was tied for UMass’ (12-2, 4-0 Atl...

Consecutive one-goal games test toughness of UMass

By Peter Cappiello

April 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team showed its human side this weekend. After outscoring its opposition, 108-43, during its last six games heading into Friday’s game against Richmond, UMass (11-2, 3-0 Atlantic 10 Conference)...

UMass women’s lax finishes off weekend sweep with one-goal win over GW

By Patrick Strohecker

April 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

It was déjà vu all over again for the No. 13 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team on Sunday afternoon. Two days after blowing a halftime lead against Richmond and ultimately prevailing, the Minutewomen (11-2, 3-0 Atlantic 10) blew a se...

Cori Murray lifts UMass to double overtime win over Richmond

By Patrick Strohecker

April 5, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

With 1 minute, 57 seconds left in double overtime, Massachusetts women's lacrosse  attack Cori Murray came around the cage, moved across the crease and found the back of the net to lift the Minutewomen to their seventh straigh...

Lauren Terracciano providing offensive spark for UMass

By Peter Cappiello

April 4, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The No. 16 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team is riding a six-game winning-streak into its second Atlantic 10 Conference game, a match against Richmond on Friday, and senior attack Lauren Terracciano isn’t surprised. “I expected...

Road for fifth straight conference title begins Saturday for UMass

By Patrick Strohecker

March 28, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

This season could be one for the thumb for the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team. After completing a successful non-conference schedule, the Minutewomen (8-2) open up Atlantic 10  play Saturday at La Salle in the team’...

Ferris’ six-goal performance powers UMass past Holy Cross

By Peter Cappiello

March 21, 2013

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

With 24 minutes, 53 seconds remaining in regulation, junior attack Katie Ferris took matters into her own hands. After junior attack Sam Rush snagged a ground ball pickup to send the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team on...

Snow, Sacred Heart unable to slow Minutewomen

By Patrick Strohecker

March 16, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Even Mother Nature could not slow down the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team on Saturday afternoon. The Minutwomen (7-2) withstood heavy snowfall en route to a 21-8 victory at Sacred Heart and extended their winning streak...

Video Highlights: Minutewomen remain perfect at home with win over Vermont

By Tom Mulherin

March 14, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The women's lacrosse team delivered another blowout win at home, defeating Vermont by a score of 16-5. Here are the highlights. UMass vs Vermont WLax from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Minutewomen remain perfect at home with convincing win over Vermont

By Patrick Strohecker

March 14, 2013

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

It did not take long for the No. 17 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team to impose its dominance over Vermont on Wednesday afternoon. Led by their two leading scorers, Katie Ferris and Sam Rush, the Minutewomen (6-...

Minutewomen look to finish homestand undefeated in finale against UVM

By Peter Cappiello

March 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team looks to finish off its three-game homestand with a perfect 3-0 record when it welcomes Vermont to McGuirk Stadium on Wednesday. UMass (5-2) is coming off a 9-8 overtime win against Alba...

Players filling new roles the key to Minutewomen’s early season success

By Patrick Strohecker

March 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

If the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team wanted to repeat the success it had last season, it was going to have to fill some major holes in its roster this season. After graduating eight seniors from last year’s NCAA To...