Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

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...