Field Hockey Announces Alumni Day, Spring Tournament
March 31, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. - The University of Massachusetts field hockey program and head coach Carla Tagliente announced the activity schedule for its annual alumni day, which will be held in conjunction with a spring collegiate tournament, on Saturday, April 12.
The day begins with UMass hosting Holy Cross at 10 a.m., in the first of nine 30-minute matches between college programs. The six participating collegiate squads are split into two groups, with UMass in Pool A with Holy Cross and Northeastern. Boston College, Dartmouth and New Hampshire complete Pool B. A complete breakdown of game-by-game matchups for the day can be found below.
Massachusetts faces Northeastern at 12:55 p.m. to complete pool play ahead of three crossover contests that begin at 1:30 p.m., 2:05 p.m. and 2:40 p.m. The UMass Alumni Game will start at 3 p.m.
After the alumni game, the Minutewomen host their traditional fundraising field hockey challenges followed by the UMass field hockey social. Those looking to RSVP for the day should reach out to assistant coach Callie Sweigart at email@example.com.
Pool A: Massachusetts, Holy Cross & Northeastern