Field Hockey

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Field hockey bids farewell to historic 2015 season

The Boston University field hockey team completed their 2015 season with a flawless 6-0 Patriot League record, yielding the program’s most wins since 2007, and earning the Terriers a bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Terriers (15-7, 6-0 Patriot League) excelled in the postseason, where they ultimately won the Patriot League Championship for the second straight year. Despite their perfect […]

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No. 15 field hockey’s postseason run concludes vs. No. 1 North Carolina

The No. 15 Boston University field hockey team’s season came to an end Saturday in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, as the Terriers lost 4-2 to No. 1 University of North Carolina. The matchup pitted two of the most celebrated coaches in Division I history against each other, as Tar Heels (20-2) coach Karen Shelton got the upper hand on the […]

by Evan Yee· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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No. 15 field hockey readies for NCAA Tournament First Round, No. 1 North Carolina

The stakes continue to elevate for the No. 15 Boston University field hockey team, and an NCAA Tournament First Round match against one of the nation’s best teams beckons. Led by senior co-captains Sofi Laurito and Rachel Coll, the Terriers (15-6, 6-0 Patriot League) battle No. 1 University of North Carolina on Saturday, and there will be no room for […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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No. 15 field hockey continues success in high-pressure situations

After a dominating win against Fairfield University on Wednesday afternoon, the No. 15 Boston University field hockey team advanced to the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday against No. 1 University of North Carolina. The Terriers (15-6, 6-0 Patriot League) can attribute their success, not only to regular contests, but also to those in which the stakes were […]

by Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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No. 15 field hockey advances to NCAA Tournament First Round with Fairfield win

Through a team effort, the No. 15 Boston University field hockey team dominated Fairfield University, 6-1, in the Play-In Round of the NCAA Tournament at home on Wednesday afternoon. “We had six different people scoring goals today, and I think that really epitomized what this team is all about,” said BU coach Sally Starr. “We’re leaving this field with two […]

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No. 16 field hockey faces Fairfield in NCAA Play-In Round

Coming off its second straight Patriot League championship win Saturday, the No. 16 Boston University field hockey team will focus its attention on Fairfield University in the Play-In Round of the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday at New Balance Field. The winner of this matchup will go on to face No. 2 University of North Carolina on Nov. 14 in the […]

by Evan Yee· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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No. 14 field hockey bests American, wins second straight Patriot League Championship

It was a sight for sore eyes at New Balance Field on Saturday afternoon, as the No. 14 Boston University field hockey team took the Patriot League Championship for the second year in a row. “It feels amazing,” said BU coach Sally Starr on the 2-1 win. “You work so long and so hard for it, and you know that […]

by Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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Sofi Laurito hat trick sends No. 14 field hockey to Patriot League final

It suffices to say the No. 14 Boston University field hockey team’s Patriot League Tournament semifinal rematch against Bucknell University did not go the way the Terriers had hoped, despite earning a 3-2 win. “We watched a lot of first round games yesterday — America East games, ACC games, Big Ten games,” said BU coach Sally Starr, “and in a lot of […]

by Justin Pallenik· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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No. 14 field hockey readies for rematch vs. Bucknell, begins Patriot League Tournament

The No. 14 Boston University field hockey team and New Balance Field will host the Patriot League Tournament Friday and Saturday, the team’s first time hosting a conference tournament since 2000. The Terriers (12-6, 6-0 Patriot League) will take on Bucknell University in the Patriot League semifinal, with both teams looking to compete in Saturday’s championship match. American University and […]

by Paige Smith· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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Rachel Coll, Sofi Laurito highlight No. 14 field hockey’s Patriot League awards haul

Capping off a conference title-winning campaign, the No. 14 Boston University field hockey team garnered a multitude of individual honors from the Patriot League on Tuesday. Leading the way were senior back Rachel Coll and senior midfielder Sofi Laurito, who earned Patriot League Defensive and Offensive Player of the Year awards, respectively. Picked as the preseason Players of the Year, […]

by Justin Pallenik· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports