Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

URI pushed to a tie by New Hampshire

By Joey Saade

September 13, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The New Hampshire women’s soccer team put up a dog fight with the Atlantic 10’s top-ranked team, Rhode Island, and came away with a 2-2 draw in double overtime last Friday. The Rams (5-2-1) drew first blood with a goal in the 11th...

Minutewomen bring mix of youth and experience to 2012 season

By Chris Corso

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

It’s all about three things this year for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team: youth, inexperience and goalkeepers. Leading the Minutewomen, who lost in the Atlantic 10 title game, is third-year coachEd Matz, whose goal is to bring UMass its sixth conference title in school histo...

Minutewomen have rhythm heading into postseason

By David Martin

November 3, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

For the third consecutive season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has played well enough to earn itself a seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament and is looking to win its first conference title since 1997. This season, however, marks the first time in three years that the Minutewo...

Julie Morrissey anchoring UM following transfer

By Scott Cournoyer

October 25, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

With encouragement from her parents and the direction of her siblings, Massachusetts women’s soccer forward Julie Morrissey started playing her favorite game at four years of age. “I’ve known since I was a little girl that I wanted to play soccer at a high level,...