Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass women’s soccer prevails on Senior Day, makes playoffs

By Tom Mulherin

November 4, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team entered Saturday’s Senior Day game needing a win in order to potentially continue the careers of its three senior players. With a second half surge in their last game of the season, the...

Minutewomen look to close out regular season with victory on senior day

By Joey Saade

October 31, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women's soccer team looks to close out its regular season with a win on Saturday against St. Bonaventure to try to clinch an Atlantic 10 Tournament berth. The Minutewomen (6-3-2, 2-3-2 A-10) are in a tie...

Senior day will be ‘emotional’ for Minutewomen

By Tom Mulherin

October 30, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

As the regular season comes to a close, the three seniors on the Massachusetts women’s soccer team will have to say their goodbyes to Rudd Field. After four seasons, Grace Coombs (co-captain forward), Brittany Moore (...

George Mason tops George Washington in A-10 play

By Lindsey Lowe

October 30, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The George Mason women’s soccer team defeated George Washington on Friday night 1-0, sending its seniors home with a victory on senior night. Forward Liz Hodges scored the only goal of the night 3:06 into the game, which was assisted b...

UMass women’s soccer ties Richmond in double overtime

By Tom Mulherin

October 28, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Going into its last two games of the season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team needed a pair of wins in order to earn a comfortable place in the Atlantic 10 Tournament. After this weekend, such a comfortable place ...

Playoffs on the line as the Minutewomen travel to Richmond

By Tom Mulherin

October 24, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

With only two games left on its schedule, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team faces a tough task in trying to reach the Atlantic 10 Tournament, beginning with a game on the road at Richmond on Sunday. Heading into thi...

Brittany Moore’s offensive outburst not enough against Fordham

By Joey Saade

October 21, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Heading into this past weekend's play, the Massachusetts women's soccer team was looking for a much needed boost as the season's end approached. Despite splitting their two games against Rhode Island and Fordham, the Minutewomen rece...

UMass women’s soccer looks to right ship against URI on Friday

By Joey Saade

October 17, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Finding itself in the midst of a three-game winless streak, the Massachusetts women's soccer team will look to Friday's game against Rhode Island to snap back into its winning ways as the end of the season approaches. J...

UMass shifts focus to matchup with high-flying Dayton on Friday

By Joey Saade

October 10, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After having its season-high three-game winning streak snapped in a tough double-overtime loss on Saturday, the Massachusetts women's soccer team now shifts its focus to Friday, when it takes on Dayton. Coming off one of...

Freshmen making their mark for UMass women’s soccer

By Tom Mulherin

October 9, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

This year’s Massachusetts women’s soccer team is proving that freshmen can indeed play right away. This season, the Minutewomen (5-6-1, 1-1 Atlantic 10) have 12 freshmen on their 26-player roster, with 10 of those 12 being true freshmen. Almost all of these freshmen h...

Missed opportunities plague UMass in loss to VCU

By Joey Saade

October 7, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

One defensive slip-up was the difference in the Massachusetts women's soccer team's latest 1-0 double-overtime loss to Virginia Commonwealth at home on Saturday. Commodore's forward Kailyn Slade cut through the Minutewo...

VCU tops UMass in double overtime

By Matthew Zackman

October 7, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After 106 minutes of scoreless soccer, the Virginia Commonwealth women’s soccer team finally capitalized. Rams senior forward Courtney Conrad sent a through ball to  sophomore striker Kailyn Slade, who put the ball past Massachusetts  goalkeeper Danielle Kriscenski i...