Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen close out season with postseason aspirations

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 26, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

With the conclusion of October comes the conclusion of the regular season for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team as the Minutewomen take to the road in search of an Atlantic 10 playoff berth. The UMass (8-8-1, 3-3-1 A-10)...

UMass salvages tie with Charlotte, dismantles GW

By Chris Corso

October 23, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team kept its playoff hopes alive and moved back into the top eight in the Atlantic 10 following a draw and a victory at Rudd Field this weekend. After a hard-fought tie with Charlotte on Friday, the Minutewomen dominated George Washington on Sunday...

Minutewomen swept in weekend series

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 16, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The final blow of the whistle in Philadelphia on Sunday signaled the end of a dismal weekend for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team. When the dust had settled, it was Temple  that collected the spoils with a 2-0 win over the Minutewome...

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...

Podcast: Women’s Soccer Podcast

By Cameron McDonough

October 4, 2012

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

Collegian UMass women's soccer beat writers Jeffrey Okerman and Cameron McDonough discuss the Minutewomen's upcoming game against URI and the season until now. Women's Soccer Podcast...

Dayton rolls to 7-2 victory, La Salle extends winning streak to five

By Joey Saade

October 3, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Dayton women’s soccer team unleashed yet another offensive assault with a 7-2 road victory over Rhode Island on Sunday. Dayton’s Colleen Williams recorded her second career hat trick en route to tying former-Flyer Karen...

UMass cleans slate with fast start

By Cameron McDonough

October 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After getting defeated soundly Friday, 4-0, at home against defending Atlantic 10 champion Dayton, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team was in need of a fast start on Sunday against Xavier. And that’s exactly what it got. A mere three minutes, 17 seconds into the game, the Minute...

Women’s soccer splits first two conference games

By Chris Corso

October 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

It turned out to be a successful weekend for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, which split its first two Atlantic 10 conference games at Rudd Field. After dropping the Atlantic 10 opener, 4-0, to defending conference champions Dayton on Friday, the Minutewomen (6-6, 1-...

Minutewomen open A-10 play with Dayton, Xavier

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 28, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

With non-conference play behind it, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team is now looking forward to opening Atlantic 10 competition against Dayton this afternoon. The A-10 opener is a rematch of the conference’s championship game in 2011. The Flyers (6-3) overran the Minutewomen (5-...

Bonnies extend streak with weekend sweep

By Cody Prudhomme

September 27, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The St. Bonaventure women’s soccer team  extended its season long winning-streak to three games with victories over Niagara and Canisius this past weekend. The Bonnies (3-6-1) kicked off the weekend at home with a 4-3 win...

Video: UMass vs Siena Women’s Soccer Highlight

By Cody Prudhomme

September 24, 2012

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

UMass' leading goal scorer Moa Mattsson lifted the Minutewomen (5-5) to a 1-0 win over Siena Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field in its final non conference game of the season. UMass VS Sienna from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Moa Mattsson carrying struggling UMass offense

By Chris Corso

September 18, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The simple fact for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team is that the Minutewomen have had a tough time putting the ball in the net so far this season. Carrying the load for the UMass attack this year has been sophomore midfielde...