Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass looks to make claim as prominent program

By Eric Mansfield

October 27, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

With the conference schedule winding down and the Atlantic 10 playoffs looming, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team continues to tally wins, looking to finish strong in what has been one of the more successful seasons record-wise...

Freshmen Sousa, Mattsson contributing heavily

By Eric Mansfield

October 20, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

This year’s newcomers to the Massachusetts women’s soccer team have been making their presence felt, helping the Minutewomen achieve a 3-1-1 conference record which is good for third in the standings. UMass’ overall record...

Flyers fall to Spiders; Xavier, Rams still struggling

By Stephen Sellner

October 19, 2011

Filed under Sports

It was an eventful weekend in women’s soccer as Atlantic 10 play continued and teams began to both emerge and fall from contention. The Richmond women’s soccer team earned an upset win and a tie over the weekend, topping the...

Women’s soccer unbeaten streak reaches 8 games before loss to La Salle

By Eric Mansfield

October 16, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team pulled off a split this weekend, defeating Atlantic 10 opponents Fordham 2-0 on a messy, wet Rudd Field Friday afternoon and falling to undefeated La Salle 3-2 in overtime on Sunday afternoon. ...

UMass undefeated streak reaches 7 games

By Scott Cournoyer

October 11, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team lost a 2-1 heartbreaker on the road at Harvard back in early September. In the seven games since then, the Minutewomen have yet to lose another game. UMass (8-2-2, 2-0-1 Atlantic 10) increased it...

Colarossi, Morrissey score to give UMass win in Atlantic 10-opener

By David Martin

October 2, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

With the start of Atlantic 10 conference play, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team improved its wining streak to five games with its 2-0 victory over Rhode Island at Rudd Field on Saturday afternoon. The Minutewomen (7-2-1, 1-...

UMass plays host to URI as it looks to continue streak

By Scott Cournoyer

September 29, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Having won four games in a row, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team is on fire. UMass looks to push the streak to five when it opens up Atlantic 10 play against Rhode Island on Saturday at Rudd Field. The Minutewomen (6-2-1) grabbed their fourth-straight win Tuesda...

Defense carrying load for Minutewomen

By Eric Mansfield

September 29, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will head into Atlantic 10 play on a four-game tear, winning each game by a score of 1-0. The streak in large part can be attributed to a stymieing defense and shut-down goalkeeping ...

Minutewomen notch 4th straight 1-0 victory

By Eric Mansfield

September 28, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

In its first road game in almost three weeks and the last non-conference test of the season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team (6-2-1) pulled out their fourth straight 1-0 victory, this time defeating Dartmouth (2-7-0) on...

Minutewomen aid last season issues in early part of 2011 campaign

By Scott Cournoyer

September 18, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team has found success by plugging up areas of need. Through its first seven regular season games, UMass has found, for now, potential solutions to long term issues. One point of emphasis was ...

Mattson’s late goal lifts UMass against Maine

By Eric Mansfield

September 18, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

Freshman midfielder Moa Mattson scored a late goal to lift the Massachusetts women’s soccer team past Maine, 1-0, at Rudd Field on Friday afternoon. The goal, which came with just over two minutes remaining in regula...

Defense secures 3 points against No. 20 Terriers

By David Martin

September 11, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

On Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team’s game against No. 20 Boston University wasn’t exactly an offensive showcase by the Minutewomen. After all, they had three shots to combat the Terrier...