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Senior Lillian Ribeirinha-Braga assisted BU's lone goal. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

No. 4 Quinnipiac overpowers women’s hockey in matinee

The Boston University women’s hockey team suffered a setback Wednesday at the hands of No. 4 Quinnipiac University, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 6-1 in Hamden, Connecticut. For the Terriers (14-9-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East), this was the third road game in a span of five days. After collecting three of four points in a weekend set against […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
Freshman Sammy Davis now has 11 goals on the year. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hockey prepares for matchup against No. 4 Quinnipiac

Coming off a 6-2 victory over the University of Vermont, the Boston University women’s hockey team will hit the road to take on No. 4 Quinnipiac University Wednesday morning. The Terriers (14-8-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East) have had a rocky start to 2016, losing the their opening game to No. 1 Boston College last Friday. However, BU bounced back in Vermont, […]

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Goaltender battle continues for women’s hockey

Goaltender battle continues for women’s hockey

Throughout the the Boston University women’s hockey team’s ups and downs this year, one constant has been the battle between sophomore goaltender Erin O’Neil and junior goaltender Victoria Hanson for the starting role. The former has compiled a 9-3-2 record, while the latter has a 5-5 record, showcasing head coach Brian Durocher’s tendency to ride the hot hand between the pipes. […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hockey takes three points from Vermont weekend

The Boston University women’s hockey team left Gutterson Fieldhouse with three of four possible points, as Saturday’s encounter with the University of Vermont ended in a 3-3 overtime draw and Sunday’s reverse fixture concluded with a 6-2 win. The weekend served as a bounce back of sorts, as BU (14-8-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East) began 2016 with a loss to No. […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
Senior goaltender Sean Maguire stops a shot against BC on Saturday. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Maguire anchors men’s hockey in tie against Boston College

Sean Maguire played nearly 58 minutes of shutout hockey for the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team on Saturday night, until No. 4 Boston College scored a goal with 2:05 remaining in regulation. The senior netminder finished with 38 saves on the night, though, and played a critical role in stopping four overtime shots to preserve a 1-1 tie […]

by Sarah Kirkpatrick· · 1 comment · Ice Hockey, Sports
PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

No. 10 men’s hockey skates to draw with No. 4 BC

For the second night in a row, it came down to the final two-and-a-half minutes of regulation. On Friday, in the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team’s 5-3 loss to No. 4 Boston College at Conte Forum, things were all tied up until a late BU penalty led to BC’s game-winning goal with 2:10 left to play in the […]

by Judy Cohen· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Special teams play significant role in No. 10 men’s hockey loss to No. 4 BC

CHESTNUT HILL — During the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team’s loss to No. 4 Boston College on Friday night, a little more than an entire period was spent with special teams on the ice. Not consecutively, of course, but the Terriers’ (11-7-3, 5-4-2 Hockey East) 11:43 shorthanded and the Eagles’ (15-4-2, 8-1-2 Hockey East) 9:31 on the kill […]

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Senior forward Ahti Oksanen scored his 100th career point in BU's loss to BC on Friday. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s hockey drops ‘frustrating’ back-and-forth affair to Boston College

CHESTNUT HILL — David Quinn, head coach of the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team, had few words to describe his team’s 5-3 loss to No. 4 Boston College on Friday night at Conte Forum. “Very, very frustrating,” he said, solemnly, in his postgame press conference. “Very frustrating.” The loss snapped a three-game winning streak for the Terriers (11-7-3, […]

by Sarah Kirkpatrick· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
Seniors Ahti Oksanen and Danny O'Regan will play their final home-and-home series against BC. PHOTO BY JUDY COHEN/DFP FILE PHOTO

No. 10 men’s hockey gears up for BC rivalry

Senior forward Ahti Oksanen, in his fourth and final season with the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team, has learned quite a lot about the storied rivalry between BU and now-No. 4 Boston College. “It’s unreal,” he said after a team practice Thursday. “I’m from Finland so when I came here my freshman year, I had absolutely no clue […]

by Judy Cohen· · 1 comment · Ice Hockey, Sports
20 Questions with…BU hockey’s Oskar Andrén and Erik Udahl

20 Questions with…BU hockey’s Oskar Andrén and Erik Udahl

Responses have been edited for brevity and clarity. The No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team added two new freshman forwards for the second semester during winter break: Oskar Andrén, a Stockholm native, and Erik Udahl, who grew up in East Walpole, Massachusetts. We took some time to get to know the newest Terriers. 1. Why did you come to […]

by Sarah Kirkpatrick· · 1 comment · Ice Hockey, Sports