Lacrosse

BU begins its season with a tall task against Boston College. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s lacrosse hosts Boston College in season opener

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team is readying for the start of its season Friday with a home game against crosstown rivals No. 8 Boston College. After ending last season with a tough loss in the Patriot League semifinal against Loyola University Maryland, the Terriers are ready to come back with a fresh outlook. “This team has been waiting to […]

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BU will try and secure its second win of the season. PHOTO BY ELLEN CLOUSE/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Men’s lacrosse welcomes UMass Lowell for early-season tilt

After emerging as victors from college lacrosse’s opening weekend, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team will get back to action when it hosts the University of Massachusetts Lowell Friday afternoon at Nickerson Field. More specifically, the Terriers (1-0) came out on the right side of a 9-5 scoreline with Providence College, setting a positive tone for what lies ahead. However, […]

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Women’s lacrosse ready for season, Patriot League slate

After an up-and-down 2014-15 season, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team is ready to turn the page. With a full slate of Patriot League and non-conference games ahead, BU hopes to make an 8-10 season a thing of the past and return to its winning ways, BU head coach Liz Robertshaw said. The chance to do just that begins Friday […]

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The Terriers are now in their third year as a program and bring back every starter from 2016. PHOTO BY OLIVIA FALCIGNO/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Men’s lacrosse fights off comeback effort to defeat Providence College

The Boston University men’s lacrosse team started off its third year as a program on the right foot, relying on impressive defense to earn a 9-5 victory over Providence College Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field. A year after finishing 6-8 and barely missing the Patriot League Tournament, the Terriers (1-0) took a 5-1 lead into halftime. BU also held Providence […]

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The Terriers' main goal is making April's Patriot League Tournament. PHOTO BY OLIVIA FALCIGNO/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Men’s lacrosse shows attacking depth against Providence College

Last year’s iteration of the Boston University men’s lacrosse team threatened opposing goalkeepers via a small handful of players, and it already appears as though a different tale will unfold in 2016. Seven different Terriers (1-0) fired past Providence’s (0-1) Tate Boyce in Saturday’s 9-5 win, demonstrating the scarlet and white’s tendency to spread the wealth around. Freshman attack James […]

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Junior midfielder Greg Wozniak is one of BU's best long-stick middies. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s lacrosse ready for season opener vs. Providence

After nearly nine months of waiting and three preseason scrimmages, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team will once again have the chance to stake its NCAA claim. In what marks their third year as a program, the Terriers will welcome Providence College to Nickerson Field Saturday, marking the start of a charge towards the Patriot League Tournament. Head coach Ryan […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
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Men’s lacrosse ready to make waves in Patriot League

Year one was full of learning moments, year two demonstrated maturation and, with its third season of NCAA play set to commence this weekend, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team has its sights set on far greener pastures. With nearly its entire roster returning and a growing reputation amongst lacrosse’s inner circles, the Terriers want to affirm that their gradual […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Lattell named new director of lacrosse operations

Lattell named new director of lacrosse operations

The Boston University athletics department has named Al Lattell as its director of lacrosse operations, in an announcement made Tuesday by men’s lacrosse coach Ryan Polley and women’s lacrosse coach Liz Robertshaw. “For three years Coach Lattell has been vital to our program’s development,” Polley said in his statement. “Nobody cares more about BU lacrosse than Coach Lattell and we’re […]

by Justin Pallenik· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Roundup: Softball swept by Bucknell in season finale

Roundup: Softball swept by Bucknell in season finale

The Boston University softball team traveled to Lewisburg, Pennsylvania to take on Bucknell University this weekend. The Terriers (17-27, 7-11 Patriot League) ended their year by getting swept by the Bison (33-18, 12-6 Patriot League) by scores of 2-1, 6-1 and 5-3. The weekend started with a Saturday doubleheader. Game one saw BU and Bucknell knotted at one going into […]

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Men’s lacrosse readies to conclude season at No. 5 Duke

Men’s lacrosse readies to conclude season at No. 5 Duke

The Boston University men’s lacrosse team will wrap up its season Sunday, when it travels to Koskinen Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, to square off against No. 5 Duke University. This will be the Terriers’ (6-7, 3-5 Patriot League) first game in over two weeks, their last being a 12-10 loss to the College of the Holy Cross at Nickerson […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports