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The men's hockey team advanced to the NCAA Tournament, but ultimately fell to the University of Denver.

How did BU Athletics fare throughout 2015-16 academic year?

Fall Sports Men’s soccer (12-6-2, 6-1-2 Patriot League): Serious question marks surrounded BU head coach Neil Roberts’ side before the 2015 campaign, and by the season’s end in November, all were answered with aplomb. The Terriers posted seven shutouts, earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament and were one point shy of the conference’s regular-season title. Perhaps the biggest […]

Drew Lukacs has appeared in all of BU's 14 games and has scored three times. PHOTO BY AMANDA LUCIDI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Injuries take toll on men’s lacrosse, Ryan Polley avoids excuses

It’s been a challenging time for the Boston University men’s lacrosse team as of late, as the team lost its last four games and missed the Patriot League Tournament. Part of the blame for the Terriers’ (8-6, 3-5 Patriot League) cold streak has been injuries. Freshman midfielder Brendan Homire and junior faceoff specialist Sam Talkow both picked up injuries in […]

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Kelly Mathews has come on strong as of late, and has 16 points so far. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse clinches home field advantage, awaits playoff matchup

After a dominant win over the United States Military Academy, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team is eager to get its Patriot League Tournament swing under way. Having earned a top-four seed in the conference, the Terriers (9-7, 6-3 Patriot League) are awaiting future results to determine when and who they will play. BU head coach Liz Robertshaw said once […]

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Wozniak spent his freshman and sophomore seasons shining as a long stick midfielder, but starred in his move back to defense.

Men’s lacrosse juniors receive Patriot League awards

A trio of juniors who have been with the Boston University men’s lacrosse team since its inaugural season were honored by the Patriot League on Monday. Midfielder Cal Dearth and faceoff specialist Sam Talkow received first-team recognitions, while defenseman Greg Wozniak received a spot on the second team. Talkow was also individually named the conference’s Faceoff Specialist of the Year. […]

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Mallory Collins matched her career-high of five goals. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse seniors shine against Army, leave lasting mark

No one could have asked for a better way to send off the Boston University women’s lacrosse team’s senior class, as a cloudy Senior Day Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field bloomed into a beauty. The Terriers made sure the United States Military Academy didn’t play the role of spoiler, as their 14-3 win ensured the senior class of midfielders Ally […]

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In his return from injury, Brendan Homire scored BU's seventh and final goal. PHOTO BY OLIVIA FALCIGNO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s lacrosse falls to Holy Cross, misses out on Patriot League Tournament

With anticipation and excitement tangible, players and coaches alike took to Holy Cross Field Friday night with the Patriot League Tournament’s sixth and final seed there for the taking. Just more than 2,200 fans packed the stands, and by the time 60 minutes of end-to-end action wrapped up, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team fell agonizingly short against the College […]

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Taylor Hardison tallied four assists against the Black Knights, and leads BU with 30 helpers on the year. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse cruises past Army, clinches quarterfinal matchup at home

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team met the United States Military Academy at Nickerson Field Saturday for the final game of the regular season and emerged with a 14-3 victory. BU (9-7, 6-3 Patriot League) opened the scoring early when senior midfielder Remy Nolan buried a pass from freshman midfielder Kaitlin Belval just four minutes into the game. The Terriers […]

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Junior defenseman Dominick Calisto has been a force to be reckoned with this season, picking up 32 ground balls. PHOTO BY AMANDA LUCIDI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s lacrosse heads to Holy Cross seeking Patriot League Tournament berth

The stakes at Holy Cross Field will reach a fever pitch Friday night, as two Patriot League rivals will meet with the conference tournament’s last spot on the line. The Boston University men’s lacrosse team and the College of the Holy Cross will have no room for error — a win will make playoffs a reality, and a loss will […]

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Senior midfielder Ally Adams is tied for the team lead in points this season with 36. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse seniors set to embrace final regular-season match

After securing its place in the Patriot League tournament Wednesday against the College of the Holy Cross, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will look to close out the regular season with a victory when it takes on the United States Military Academy Saturday at Nickerson Field. The Terriers (8-7, 5-3 Patriot League) have been plagued by inconsistency throughout the season, […]

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Senior attack Mallory Collins embraces sophomore attack Mickenzie Larivee following a goal in the Terriers’ 11-4 victory over Holy Cross, which helped them secure a postseason birth. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse routes Holy Cross, clinches postseason birth

Looking to bounce back from last weekend’s loss at the hands of the United States Naval Academy, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team got off to a much better start against the College of the Holy Cross, dominating in both frames en route to an 11-4 bounce-back victory. Not only did the win put BU (8-7, 5-3 Patriot League) back […]

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