Field Hockey

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No. 17 field hockey visits two teams trending in different directions in New York

The No. 17 Boston University field hockey team will try to extend its modest two-game winning streak when it travels to New York for the weekend to face off against Colgate University and No. 2 Syracuse University in a rematch of last year’s NCAA Tournament first-round match-up. The Terriers (5-2, 1-0 Patriot League) are coming off two wins against Providence […]

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No. 17 field hockey’s Bea Baumberger Altirriba dominates Lafayette en route to Patriot League recognition

Forget about defense: Bea Baumberger Altirriba is all about offense these days for the No. 17 Boston University field hockey team. The junior back-turned-midfielder took home Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week honors Monday after a three-point performance Saturday against Lafayette College. Against the Leopards (5-3, 0-1 Patriot League), Altirriba jumpstarted the scoring for the Terriers (5-2, 1-0 Patriot […]

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No. 17 field hockey uses penalty corners to snag two victories

The No. 17 Boston University field hockey team’s offense has hit its sweet spot, winning its latest games against Lafayette College and Providence College. The Terriers’ (5-2, 1-0 Patriot League) offense banded together in the Patriot League opener against Lafayette (5-3, 0-1 Patriot League), defeating the Leopards by a score of 3-1. Junior back Bea Baumberger Altirriba and junior forward […]

By Paige Smith· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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 […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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 […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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, […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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 […]

By Justin Pallenik· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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 […]

By Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Field Hockey, Sports
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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. […]

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