Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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,...

Minutewomen carry five-game winning streak into weekend

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 6, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team, riding a five-game winning streak, will take its first long distance road trip of the season and travel to Charlotte, N.C. and St. Louis, Mo. this weekend for a pair of Atlantic 10 Conference...

Podcast: ‘Front & Back’ Episode 1

By Herb Scribner

October 3, 2011

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

News Editor William A. Perkins III and Sports Editor  Herb Scribner discuss the past week for both the front and back page of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Front and Back Episode 1...

Colarossi’s header gives Minutewomen third-straight win

By Scott Cournoyer

September 22, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

Deanna Colarossi’s header off a corner kick in the fourth minute of extra time lifted the Massachusetts women’s soccer team over Brown, 1-0, Thursday at Rudd Field. “We came out a bit slow, but then we started working together as a team, and that’s what paid off,...

Minutewomen win on corner kick

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 22, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

Corner kicks have been an area of weakness for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team so far this season. Through their first eight games, the Minutewomen have 25 corner kicks, converting on a very low percentage. That, however, was not the case Thursday af...

Minutewomen to host Bears Thursday

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 21, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

Behind late goals, sound defense and stingy goalkeeping, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has won its last two games. The Minutewomen’s next challenge comes Thursday, when they host Brown at Rudd Field. Last year, UMass came ...

Minutewomen keeping morale high

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 21, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team heads into Thursday’s match against Brown (4-1-1) on a high note, having just defeated the University of Maine on a late goal. No matter what kind of note the Minutewomen (4-2-1) end on this ...

Minutewomen struggling to score, but finding ways to win

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 15, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team is finding ways keep itself alive in games. Without scoring many goals, or even taking many shots early on, the Minutewomen have managed to stay competitive, and through five games ...

UMass seeks second-straight victory against BU

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 15, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will look to improve its 2-1-1 home record as it takes on Maine at Rudd Field this Friday afternoon. The Minutewomen (3-2-1), who are fresh off the heels of a 1-0 upset win over Bos...