Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Women’s lax pushes win streak to 5

By Jeffrey Okerman

April 9, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Records were set and milestones were met at McGuirk Stadium on Friday as the No. 10 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team easily handled Saint Joseph’s. The Minutewomen (12-1, 3-0 Atlantic 10) rode a 14-goal run to victory ov...

Katie Ferris asserting herself in lead role

By Staff

March 26, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

In last season’s third consecutive Atlantic 10 championship winning season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team was led by Jackie Lyons’ 41 goals and 32 assists. However, following that 73-point output, she graduated, leaving a substantial hole the team needed to fi...

Women’s lax notches 2-1 record over break

By Staff

March 26, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The No. 17 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team went 2-1 over spring break, improving its record to 9-1 on the season. The Minutewomen closed out their non-conference schedule in impressive fashion, defeating Siena (2-7), 19-6, on Saturday afternoon at the friendly ...

Spiders downed by Terps; La Salle, Temple lose

By Brendan Tuma

March 15, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Richmond women’s lacrosse team suffered a blowout loss to nationally No. 6 Maryland on Tuesday night after rolling out three straight wins to get back to .500. The 18-9 loss puts the Spiders at 3-4 on the season an...

Minutewomen victorious in defensive battle over UVM

By Jeffrey Okerman

March 12, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

After starting 5-0 at McGuirk Stadium, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team took its newly-earned No. 19 ranking on the road to face-off with Vermont. At the end of the 60 minute battle between the nation’s two top...

Women’s lacrosse edges BU, 13-11

By Cameron McDonough

February 22, 2012

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

In an impressive all-around team effort, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team defeated Boston University, 13-11, Wednesday afternoon at McGuirk Alumni Stadium. The Minutewomen (2-0) outshot the winless Terriers 32-22 ...

Turnovers lift Minutewomen over Boston University

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 22, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse

A solid defensive display from the attackers on the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team led to a win over Boston University on Wednesday. The Minutewomen (2-0) caused 15 turnovers in the 13-11 win against the Terriers, spoi...

No. 11 Minutewomen look for 4-0 conference start this weekend

By Dan Gigliotti

April 8, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The No. 11 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team began its Atlantic 10 schedule in winning fashion, the same winning way it left off last season. Wins against Temple on Thursday and La Salle on Sunday were the start to what coach Angela McMahon and the Minutewomen hope will be their thir...

Owls soar into Amherst a day early for contest

By Jackson Alexander

March 30, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The No. 13 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will kick off Atlantic 10 conference play Thursday when it takes on Temple at 1 p.m. at McGuirk Stadium. Originally, the teams were scheduled to play at 3 p.m. on Friday, but a massive snowstorm is projected to rip through ...

Saint Joe’s Edges Saint Mary’s with Paolucci’s game-winner

By Matt Strong

March 29, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Freshman Val Paolucci had the best game of her young career on Saturday, scoring both her first career goal, and the game winner. Paolucci’s second goal put Saint Joseph’s up 8-7 as tight defense by the Hawks held Saint Mary’s...

Video: Northwestern tops Women’s Lacrosse at McGuirk

By Scott Cournoyer

March 27, 2011

Filed under Sports Videos

Northwestern 17, Umass 7 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. The Wildcats continued their streak of wins in the rivalry with the Minutewomen in a 17-7 win. Scott Cournoyer has highlights....

Minutewomen explode for 23 goals in rout over Marist

By Jackson Alexander

March 24, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

After a heartbreaking loss left them with their first defeat of the season, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team bounced back Tuesday afternoon, trouncing Marist 23-7 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The Minutewomen had a 13-goal...