By nabbing what turned out to be a shootout victory from the jaws of defeat with 11 seconds left in the third period of Saturday’s game against Providence College at Walter Brown Arena, the No. 7 Boston University women’s hockey team did what it has done all season: come through in the clutch.
Thirteen current members of the Boston University men’s hockey team have their rights owned by National Hockey League clubs, with senior co-captain Matt Gilroy likely the 14th to don a top-tier professional sweater one day.
One week removed from its first-ever win over the University of New Hampshire, the No. 8 Boston University women’s hockey team solidified its position as a team deserving of national recognition last night with a 3-2 shootout victory over the No. 5 Wildcats at the Whittemore Center in Durham, N.H.
The Boston University men’s hockey team has risen to the occasion against a brutal early season schedule, winning three games against ranked opponents before the calendar turns to November.
The No. 8 Boston University women’s hockey team will look to stay hot in conference play tonight against the No. 5 University of New Hampshire at Whittemore Center in Durham, N.H.
Concluding a difficult six-game homestand that saw virtually every bout go down to the wire, an 8-1 victory for the Boston University women’s hockey team over the University of Maine Saturday at Agganis Arena was not something the Terriers were used to, but they will most certainly take it.
With two more Hockey East wins in the books, the No. 8 Boston University women’s hockey team has plenty to be optimistic about. One of those reasons is the Terriers’ first and second-year talent.
Last Oct. 27, the Boston University men’s hockey team returned to Commonwealth Avenue licking its wounds from back-to-back drubbings at the hands of the University of Michigan following a dreadful weekend trip to Ann Arbor.
With a 0-4-1 record to close out last October, the Terriers managed to throw just four pucks past University of Michigan goaltender Billy Sauer in a pair of lopsided road losses last season.
Members of the Massachusetts Green Party urged voters to consider the issues ‘-‘- not the personalities ‘-‘- for the 2008 presidential election when voting in November.
People are not apathetic to voting in the United States, but instead many do not understand the importance of their vote, Massachusetts Green Party Co-Chairwoman Merelice, who legally goes by one name, said.
‘Your vote is your voice,’ she said in a speech Sunday morning at the Community Church of Boston. ‘Your voice really needs to be heard and not just on the candidates.’
The Green Party achieved success this election year after gaining a presidential nominee in Cynthia McKinney on the November ballot. McKinney and her running mate, Rosa Clemente, will appear on the ballot in 32 states.