Lacrosse

Growth, adversity define men’s lacrosse season

Growth, adversity define men’s lacrosse season

Although an away matchup at No. 5 Duke University on Sunday still remains for the Boston University men’s lacrosse team, its 2015 season is going through its final days nonetheless. The Terriers (6-7, 3-5 Patriot League), who are finishing up their second year as a varsity program, have grown considerably when compared to their inaugural NCAA campaign in 2014. BU’s […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse falls to Loyola in Patriot League semifinal

Women’s lacrosse falls to Loyola in Patriot League semifinal

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team was bounced from postseason play after its 14-7 loss to Loyola University Maryland on Friday. Coming off a close quarterfinal victory against Lehigh University on Tuesday, BU (8-9, 5-3 Patriot League) couldn’t capitalize on its momentum enough to slow down conference powerhouse Loyola (14-4, 8-0 Patriot League). Loyola went on a full attack of […]

by Evan Yee· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse takes on top-seeded Loyola in Patriot League semifinals

Women’s lacrosse takes on top-seeded Loyola in Patriot League semifinals

In a rematch of the 2014 Patriot League Tournament final, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will face No. 15/16 Loyola University Maryland in the Patriot League Tournament semifinal game on Friday. Loyola (12-4, 8-0 Patriot League) is riding an 11-game win streak. The Terriers (8-8, 5-3 Patriot League) have no reason to be discouraged, though. In 2014, BU overcame a […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse defeats Lehigh in Patriot League quarterfinals

Women’s lacrosse defeats Lehigh in Patriot League quarterfinals

The fourth-seeded Boston University women’s lacrosse team edged out a tight 8-7 victory Tuesday over fifth-seeded Lehigh University in the quarterfinal round of the Patriot League Tournament. The Terriers (8-8, 5-3 Patriot League) completed the season sweep of the Mountain Hawks (9-8, 4-4 Patriot League) at Nickerson Field with the win over Lehigh. BU never trailed in the contest, but […]

by Chris Picher· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse faces Lehigh in Patriot League quarterfinals

Women’s lacrosse faces Lehigh in Patriot League quarterfinals

Following an exciting win on Saturday against Bucknell University, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will face Lehigh University in the first round of the Patriot League Tournament on Tuesday. This is the second-straight year that the Terriers (7-8, 5-3 Patriot League) have made it to the Tournament. In 2014, they finished the regular season with five wins and three […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse topples Bucknell to prepare for playoffs

Women’s lacrosse topples Bucknell to prepare for playoffs

With a berth in the Patriot League Tournament confirmed before the game, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team could have taken it easy Saturday afternoon against Bucknell University. Instead, the Terriers (7-8, 5-3 Patriot League) snapped a three-game losing streak with an 11-9 win over the Bison (2-15, 0-8 Patriot League). The game started off tough for the Terriers as […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Men’s lacrosse edged by Holy Cross, misses out on Patriot League Tournament

Men’s lacrosse edged by Holy Cross, misses out on Patriot League Tournament

The sixth and final seed in the Patriot League Tournament was up for the Boston University men’s lacrosse team to take Friday night at Nickerson Field, but the team was narrowly edged by the College of the Holy Cross, 12-10. With the loss, BU (6-7, 3-5 Patriot League) fell short of its postseason aspirations, but the conference clash did not begin […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Men's hockey freshman forward Jack Eichel was given the Mickey Cochrance Award, given to the best BU male athlete. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS FILE PHOTO

Terriers’ student-athletes honored at annual awards ceremony

Ten Boston University Terriers were honored this Tuesday at the annual student-athlete awards reception at Agganis Arena. Nine seniors were selected for awards along with lone freshman Jack Eichel of the men’s ice hockey team, who had one of the best statistical seasons in school history. Eichel was the headliner at the ceremony, as he has been all season for […]

Junior Ally Adams ranks second among BU players in points with 28. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse to battle with Bison in regular-season finale

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team will look to get back on track on Saturday when it travels to Bucknell University for its Patriot League regular season finale. The Terriers (6-8, 4-3 Patriot League) will look to snap a three-game losing skid against a Bucknell team (2-14, 0-7 Patriot League) that is riding a 12-game winless streak of their own. […]

by Chris Picher· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Freshman attack Ryan Hilburn notched his 21st goal of the season Saturday against No. 17 Loyola University Maryland. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s lacrosse aims to shake off losing streak against Holy Cross Crusaders

The Boston University men’s lacrosse team will cap off its three-game home stand when it welcomes the College of the Holy Cross Friday night at Nickerson Field. Things have not been going well for the Terriers (6-6, 3-4 Patriot League) as of late, as they are currently trying to shake a four-game losing streak. However, they have competed strongly in […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports