Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass women’s soccer draws tie at SLU, falls to Dayton

By Tom Mulherin

October 15, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Looking to bounce back from his team’s loss to Dayton on Friday, Massachusetts women’s soccer coach Ed Matz highlighted Sunday’s game against Saint Louis as an important date for his club. “I think we need to come out on Sunday against Saint Louis, and secure three points (a win)...

Minutewomen to host VCU in first-ever meeting

By Matthew Zackman

October 3, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After winning its Atlantic 10 conference opener and extending its win streak to three games, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team now shifts its focus to Saturday, when Virginia Commonwealth visits Rudd Field. This is the first-ever meeting between UMas...

Late goal gives UMass win over Bryant

By Joey Saade

September 27, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Before Sarah Pandolfi checked into the scoreless game late in the second half, Massachusetts women's soccer coach Ed Matz instructed his freshman forward where to position herself in order to score. In the 83rd minute, she...

Minutewomen open tournament with finals rematch

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 1, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

When the dust settled on the final day of regular season play, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team found itself tied for seventh-place in the Atlantic 10 standings with both Charlotte and Richmond. However, to the delight of the Minu...

Women’s soccer hosts Charlotte, George Washington in last two home games

By Chris Corso

October 19, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

With four games to go in the regular season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team currently sits on the outside looking in of the Atlantic 10 tournament picture. And after losing their last two games on the road, the Minutewomen (7...

Critical weekend on road for Minutewomen

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 12, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

When the Massachusetts women’s soccer team returns from its trip to Pennsylvania four games will remain before the regular season concludes. With that in mind, UMass (7-6, 2-1 Atlantic 10) coach Ed Matz has labeled this weekend’s...

UMass women’s soccer wasting no time

By Chris Corso

October 10, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

It’s no secret that the team that scores first can dictate the possession and control the pace of a soccer game. That’s exactly what the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has done in its latest two victories against conference fo...

Minutewomen score a win against URI

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 9, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Aggressiveness and focus, especially early on, helped the Massachusetts women’s soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday at Rudd Field. The Minutewomen (7-6-0, 2-1-0 Atlantic 10) put together an exp...

UMass and URI set to battle on Saturday

By Cameron McDonough

October 5, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team welcomes Rhode Island to Rudd Field on Saturday with the Rams still looking for their first conference win. Rhode Island (7-5-1, 0-2-0 Atlantic 10) is coming off a 7-2 loss to Dayton on Sunday. UMass coa...

Positives in chances created, but more goals needed

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 4, 2012

Filed under Archives

As the Massachusetts women’s soccer team begins to roll into the heart of the Atlantic 10 conference schedule, goals will come at a higher premium as teams fight to cement themselves as playoff contenders. The Minutewomen (6-6, 1-1 ...

Podcast: Ed Matz Interview

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 28, 2012

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

UMass women's soccer co-beat writer Jeffrey Okerman previews Friday's game against Dayton with head coach Ed Matz. Ed Matz Previews Dayton Game...

Defense, Minutewomen gaining confidence heading into A-10 play

By Chris Corso

September 26, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

To say that the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has played dominant defense as of late might not be giving it enough credit. Over the past four games, the Minutewomen defense has allowed just one score. During that span...