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Rich Peters, Monica Adler to lead BU cross country

For the Boston University distance running community, senior Rich Peters has been at the forefront of the program for the past few years with continued appearances on the national stage. In the 2013 cross country season, Peters will look to repeat his 2012 success as he highlights a group of runners that he hopes make […]

Top BU athletes to watch in 2013-14

#8 — Rashidat Agboola, women’s basketball senior forward For the women’s basketball team that qualified for the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in the 2012-13 season, now-graduated guard Chantell Alford was the shining star. But 6-foot-1 forward Agboola provided strength in the paint for the Terriers, totaling a team-high 46 blocks and averaging nine rebounds per […]

Cross country team overcomes obstacles in 2012

The Boston University cross country team faced plenty of obstacles in the 2012 season, but neither the men nor women suffered a shortage of success. The year began with a pair of team victories on the men’s side at the Bryant University Invitational in Smithfield, R.I., and the University of New Hampshire Invitational in Durham, […]

Peters becomes first Terrier to qualify for NCAA Championships since 2003

Going into the fall 2012 season’s cross country NCAA Northeast Regional in New London, Conn., junior Rich Peters was determined to make an impact. By finishing ninth in the men’s 10-kilometer race on Friday and qualifying for the NCAA Championships, he did just that. For a while in the race, there was a bit of […]

Peters, Adler lead BU cross country

Monica Adler and Rich Peters might have had different paths before joining the Boston University cross country team, but there are plenty of similarities in the impact the star juniors have had on the Terriers squad. Adler, a Manchester native, did not begin running until junior high. “I started running back in middle school,” Adler […]