Crew & Rowing

Track earns 4 weekly awards after stellar weekend race performance

Thanks to their stellar performances this past weekend at the George Mason Spring Invitational, four members of the men’s and women’s track and field teams were awarded Patriot League weekly honors, the conference announced Monday. Sophomore distance runner Alec Olson and freshman distance runner Michelle Sumner were named Male and Female Athlete of the Week. Freshman sprinter Justin Flynn earned his […]

Women’s golf takes second place at MAAC

Women’s golf takes second place at MAAC

Competing at the MAAC Championship at Disney’s Palm Golf Course in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., over the weekend, the Boston University women’s golf team finished in second place. The Terriers concluded the three-day tournament with a total of 969 points, 48 shots better than last year’s total. Sophomore Kristyna Pavlickova finished five strokes behind the winner with a total of […]

Lightweight rowing competes in Charles River Lightweight Invite

Although its race was canceled Saturday due to the citywide manhunt that took place a day before, the No. 10 Boston University lightweight rowing team raced Sunday in the Charles River Lightweight Invite. During the races, the Terriers competed against No. 1 Stanford University, No. 3 Princeton University and the No. 2 joint team of Harvard University and Radcliffe College. […]

Katie Lachapelle named U.S. assistant coach

Katie Lachapelle named U.S. assistant coach

After helping lead the Boston University women’s hockey team to three Hockey East titles and four straight NCAA Tournament appearances, assistant coach Katie Lachapelle was named an assistant coach to the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team. Lachapelle will be joined at the assistant coaching helm by Boston College women’s hockey associate head coach Courtney Kennedy. Princeton University women’s hockey coach […]

Women’s tennis splits 2 road contests

This past weekend, the Boston University women’s tennis team ventured down to Texas to compete against Florida International University and the University of Texas. The Terriers (9-6) were victorious against FIU (2-15), while they fell the next day to No. 24 Texas (11-9). In the opener against FIU, the Terriers as a team recorded a 4-0 sweep, taking two of […]

Men’s tennis takes care of CHC squad

While a majority of Boston University teams are making the jump from the America East to the Patriot League next year, the BU men’s tennis team faced off against current Patriot League member College of the Holy Cross Tuesday afternoon, defeating the Crusaders by a score of 7-0. The victory was the Terriers’ (6-3) fourth sweep of the season. BU […]

Roundup: Crew and rowing have successful weekends

The No. 12 Boston University men’s crew team took home the Lusins Cup for the third time in four years during its final race on the Charles River of the season. The Terriers competed against No. 14. Columbia University and No. 13 Syracuse University on Saturday. The Terriers took home the Lusins Cup during the Varsity Eight race, which was […]

Weekly Roundup: Men’s tennis wins third straight in sweep of Sacred Heart

In a victory that created its first winning streak of the season, the Boston University men’s tennis team swept Sacred Heart University, 7-0, in Fairfield, Conn., on Saturday. The win was BU’s second sweep in three wins this season. With the win, BU (3-11) has gotten on a bit of a hot streak after starting 0-10, as it has won […]

Weekly roundup: Track and field favored in preseason poll

America East released its preseason coaches’ polls on Wednesday, projecting the Boston University women’s team to be at the top of the conference and the men’s team second in the conference. The women’s team is the reigning America East champion and led the conference with 61 points and in first-place votes with five. The University of Albany is ranked second […]

BU Athletics introduces new sports programs, facilities

As word spread that the Boston University Athletic Department was on the verge of a large announcement, rumors floated that a men’s lacrosse team would be introduced to the university’s roster of Division I programs. By Tuesday morning, the University had its new team – and more. For the first time since 2004, BU Athletics will expand its varsity programs […]