Field Hockey

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No. 17 field hockey shines in Patriot League debut against Lafayette

The No. 17 Boston University field hockey team played its first Patriot League game of the season against Lafayette College Saturday at New Balance Field. Despite it being their only game this weekend, the Terriers were sure to make it count, topping the Leopards, 3-1. BU (5-2, 1-0 Patriot League) started the match off strong, maintaining possession of the ball […]

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No. 17 field hockey open conference play with Lafayette clash

After an up and down weekend against Boston College and Providence College, the No. 17 Boston University field hockey team will play its first Patriot League game of the season against Lafayette College Saturday at New Balance Field. The Terriers (4-2) are coming off a 3-0 victory against Providence (0-6) this past Sunday, where BU dominated throughout the game. All […]

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No. 19 field hockey finds success through team depth, youth

The No. 19 Boston University field hockey team has gotten off to a solid start in its first six games of the season. The Terriers (4-2) have won four of their first six contests, with their only losses coming from in-state rivals and then-nationally ranked opponents in the University of Massachusetts Amherst and No. 10 Boston College, with both games […]

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No. 19 field hockey splits weekend series with No. 10 BC, Providence

The No. 19 Boston University field hockey team had a big weekend at home, facing cross-town rivals No. 10 Boston College Friday night and Providence College Sunday afternoon. The Terriers (4-2) came into Friday’s matchup hot off a two-game sweep the previous weekend against the University of Maine and Hofstra University. On a quest to get its third straight win, […]

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No. 19 field hockey follow No. 10 BC with tilt against Providence

In the No. 19 Boston University field hockey team’s final non-conference matchup before Patriot League play begins, the team will host neighboring Providence College at New Balance Field on Sunday. The Terriers (3-1) came out on top, 2-1, in the teams’ annual tilt last year thanks to goals from sophomore midfielder/forward Kali Shumock and senior back Rachel Coll. Providence would […]

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No. 19 Field hockey to face first test in rival No. 10 BC

Fresh off two straight victories during its road trip to Orono, Maine this past weekend, the No. 19 Boston University field hockey team will take on cross-town rival No. 10 Boston College Friday evening at New Balance Field. Over Labor Day weekend, the Terriers (3-1) traveled north to face Hofstra University and the University of Maine. Despite falling to the […]

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Field hockey’s Bea Baumberger Altirriba paves way for career year

Junior backer Bea Baumberger Altirriba had five career points coming into the 2015 season for the No. 19 Boston University field hockey team. She has already matched that total through four games this year, posting two goals and an assist in two starts. Altirriba, a native of Barcelona, Spain, had a game to remember over Labor Day Weekend against Hofstra University. […]

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Field hockey sweeps weekend set in Maine

The No. 20 Boston University field hockey team showed why they are one of the preeminent programs on the East Coast this past weekend in Orono, Maine by coming away with a sweep against Hofstra University and the University of Maine. Facing Hofstra (2-2) Saturday, BU (3-1) struck early and often, notching four tallies through the first 30 minutes of play. […]

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Hester van der Laan earns Patriot League Player of the Week honors

After scoring the N0. 20 Boston University field hockey team’s first goal of the season and assisting on senior midfielder Sofi Laurito’s game-winning tally against the University of New Hampshire last Friday, junior midfielder Hester van der Laan was named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week Monday. Van der Laan is no stranger to accolades, as she made the […]

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Field hockey to defend Patriot League title in 2015

Following an NCAA Tournament berth last year, the Boston University field hockey team has begun the new season under the weight of expectation, as they were unanimously chosen to top the Patriot League in 2015 by conference personnel. The Terriers (1-1) enjoyed one of their best campaigns of the Sally Starr-era last fall. Behind their National Field Hockey Coaches Association […]

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