Cross Country

Junior Ben Ravetz PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Cross country competes at New England Championship

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country team battled rainy conditions and tough competition to finish fifth and 10th, respectively, at the New England Championships Saturday at Franklin Park in Boston. The men’s team had strong showings from their top five runners Saturday, as junior Kevin Thomas finished the 8-kilometer race in 10th place with a time of 24:49.39, […]

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Rosa Moriello paces cross country at Ted Owen Invitational

Rosa Moriello paces cross country at Ted Owen Invitational

It was an impressive showing for both Boston University cross country teams Saturday, as the women’s and men’s teams finished first and second, respectively, in the Ted Owen Invitational held at Stanley Quarter Park in New Britain, Connecticut. “Overall, we competed well in somewhat adverse conditions, due to the warmth, high humidity and strong sunlight on the day,” said BU […]

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Cross Country opens season with strong showing at Nassaney Invitational

The Boston University cross country program opened up the 2014 campaign on the right foot this past weekend with strong showings at the Nassaney Invitational at Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island. Coming off a season in which it captured BU’s first-ever Patriot League title, the women’s cross country team proved to be every bit as dominant on Saturday as […]

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Six former Terriers inducted into BU Athletic Hall of Fame

Saturday night at the Metcalf Trustees Ballroom at the School of Management, current and former members of the Boston University athletic program were honored at the 50th BU Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet for their performances both on and off the field. Six former Terriers – John Curry, Bob Speight, Jay Hillman, Pam Spuehler, Katie Terhune and Alyssa Trudel […]

Roundup: Women’s rowing captures Patriot League championship

The Boston University women’s rowing team capped off a successful league season Friday, winning the Patriot League Championship and earning the program’s second-straight NCAA Championships berth. In the heat races, the Terriers’ varsity eight, second varsity eight and varsity four boats all advanced to the grand final. Fighting through the wind and the rain, BU continued its strong showing in […]

Roundup: Hyoty named conference Player of the Year, Sheehan earns Coach of the Year

The Boston University women’s tennis team hit the ground running during its first foray in the Patriot League, posting a 14-6 record and defeating nine-time defending champion U.S. Military Academy for the conference championship. As a result of the BU’s wildly successful season, four Terriers were given major year-end awards on Tuesday. BU coach Lesley Sheehan was named Patriot League […]

Top 10 BU moments of 2013-14 school year

Top 10 BU moments of 2013-14 school year

The Daily Free Press sports section voted for their top-10 moments during the 2013-14 year at Boston University. Ranging from thrilling performances to the start and end of certain programs, the 2013-14 season was a very eventful year for BU athletics. 10.  Men’s lacrosse gets first win After coming close in several contests, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team finally […]

Lefort, Peters take home top athlete awards

At the Francis D. Burke Club Room at Agganis Arena Tuesday night, eight Terriers were awarded at the student-athlete awards reception for their performances in the 2013-14 academic year. Sophomore Sarah Lefort highlighted the event for the women when she won the Mildred Barnes Award for BU’s top female athlete. On the men’s side, senior Rich Peters was given the […]

Roundup: Cross country finishes season at NCAA Northeast Regional

The Boston University cross country team concluded its season at the NCAA Northeast Regional Friday. Junior Rosa Moriello finished in 25th place, the top finish for a Terrier on the day, with a time of 20:59.9 in the six-kilometer course. The race was a solid conclusion to Moriello’s season, in which she won her first three races, including the Patriot League Championship. […]

BU women’s cross country wins Patriot League title

The first conference title in the Patriot League for a Boston University program came from the women’s cross country team when it took home the Patriot League Championships trophy at Lafayette College in Easton, Pa. on Saturday. Junior Rosa Moriello won the six-kilometer course in 21:09.93, almost 40 seconds faster than second-place senior Kiera Harrison of Loyola University-Maryland. Moriello has won all […]