Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Critical weekend on road for Minutewomen

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 11, 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 8, 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 3, 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 27, 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 25, 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...

Own goal sinks Minutewomen

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 20, 2012

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

A two-game winning streak that included two shutouts came to a screeching halt for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team as it fell to Brown, 1-0. The Minutewomen (4-5) suffered a self-inflicted wound en route to their away...

UMass looks to ride momentum into Brown

By Cameron McDonough

September 20, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Coming off of back-to-back shutout wins, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team looks to keep the momentum rolling when it travels to Brown Thursday afternoon for a date with the 5-1 Bears. The Minutewomen (4-4) enter Thursday’s 4 p.m. contest...

Cota honored for last week’s performance in goal

By Chris Corso

September 20, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Emily Cota, senior goalkeeper of the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, spent the first six games of the 2012 season watching from the sidelines. The Green Lane, Pa., native took advantage of her two starts this past wee...

Minutewomen sweep away UNH, BU

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team toppled New Hampshire, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field. Goals from Moa Mattsson and Hlin Gunnlaugsdottir separated UMass (4-4) from the visiting Wildcats (1-6-1) on the scoreboard, ...

Minutewomen head to Boston to take on BU

By Chris Corso

September 13, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After suffering a pair of tough losses to ranked teams last weekend at the Wake Forest Tournament, the  Massachusetts women's soccer team heads to Boston Friday night to play Boston University Friday night. This weekend’s...