Field Hockey

Junior fullback/midfielder Allie Renzi performed well over the weekend for BU. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 9 BU field hockey out-hustled by No. 3 UConn on Sunday

The No. 9 Boston University field hockey team had up to this point in the season faced very little adversity, but that’s exactly what it faced throughout Sunday’s 5-1 loss to the No. 3 University of Connecticut. In the 48th minute, UConn (9-0) sophomore Amelia Iacobucci received a pass in BU’s (7-2, 1-1 Patriot League) zone, drawing as many as […]

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Junior forward Grace Boston has four points for the Terriers thus far. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DFP FILE PHOTO

No. 9 field hockey no longer undefeated, falls to Lafayette, No. 3 UConn

The No. 9 Boston University field hockey team came away from this weekend’s series against Lafayette College and the No. 3 University of Connecticut with its perfect record gone. In the first game of the weekend, the Terriers (7-2, 1-1 Patriot League) were upset 2-1 in a shootout against the Leopards (6-3, 1-0 Patriot League) Friday night at Lafayette’s Rappolt Field […]

By Greg Levinsky· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
Sophomore fullback Ally Hammel was recently named Patriot League Defender of the Week. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 9 field hockey set for games at Lafayette, home against No. 3 UConn

After an impressive 9-0 rout of Colgate University to open up Patriot League play, the No. 9 Boston University field hockey team faces two important matchups this weekend. On Friday night the Terriers (7-0, 1-0 Patriot League) will travel to face Lafayette College in a Patriot League showdown. The Leopards (5-2) will be competing in their first conference game of […]

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Senior forward Amanda Cassera leads the team in points with 12 thus far. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

20 Questions: Field hockey captain Amanda Cassera on her top-10 team, Chipotle and Beyoncé

The No. 9 Boston University field hockey team is off to its best start in school history after winning its seventh straight game this past Saturday against Colgate University. A talented group of seniors leads the team including leading scorer, senior captain and forward Amanda Cassera. Cassera was named the Patriot League Rookie of the Year as a freshman in […]

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Junior fullback/midfielder Allie Renzi scored in BU's win over Colgate. PHOTO BY JUSITN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 9 field hockey claims seventh-straight victory against Colgate

The No. 9 Boston University field hockey team won its seventh straight match this Saturday against Colgate University 9-0 at New Balance Field. The Terriers (7-0, 1-0 Patriot League) topped the Raiders (1-8, 0-1 Patriot League) in their first Patriot League contest of the season. The nationally ranked Terriers have now won seven straight games for the first time since […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
Sophomore midfielder/back Allie Doggett has six points thus far. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 9 field hockey’s unselfishness empowers 9-point second half

After a first half in which the No. 9 Boston University field hockey team’s head coach Sally Starr said “we wasted 35 minutes,” the Terriers’ (7-0, 1-0 Patriot League) offense came alive against Colgate University on Saturday, putting up season-high numbers in almost every offensive category en route to a 9-0 win. The Raiders’ (1-8, 0-1 Patriot League) goalkeeper Maria […]

By Greg Levinsky· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
Senior forward Amanda Cassera leads the team in points with 10. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Field hockey earns first top-10 ranking in 20 years

Already having its best start in program history, the Boston University field hockey team moved up four sports in this week’s National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division I Coaches Poll to obtain the No. 9 ranking nationally. This is BU field hockey’s highest mark in the polls since 1996, when the team finished eighth in the season-ending poll. They are […]

By Greg Levinsky· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
Senior Taylor Blood has eight points through the team's first six games. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Senior class propelling No. 13 field hockey to new heights

  The No. 13 Boston University field hockey is off to its best start in program history, thanks in large part to its eight-person senior class. The Terriers (6-0) are coming off a weekend sweep over the No. 20 University of Maine and the University of California, Davis where they outscored their opponents seven to one. On Friday afternoon, BU […]

By Greg Levinsky· · 1 comment · Field Hockey, Sports
Sophomore Allie Dogged scored her first goal of the season over the weekend. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 13 field hockey claims first 6-0 start in program history

The No. 13 Boston University field hockey team opened the 2016 season in record-setting fashion, winning its first six games for the first time in program history. The Terriers (6-0) won both of their games over the weekend, claiming the first of two victories in a 2-1 contest against No. 20 University of Maine. They went on to shutout the […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
Junior forward Grace Boston had a fine weekend for the Terriers, scoring in the team's win over UC Davis. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 13 field hockey’s offense rolling thanks to penalty corners success

The Boston University field hockey team won both of its contests over the weekend at New Balance Field and remains undefeated in its season so far, thanks in large part to its senior leadership and success on penalty corners. The Terriers (6-0) defeated the No. 20 University of Maine 2-1 on Friday, and earned a 5-0 victory on Sunday over […]

By Tyler Oringer· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports