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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse comeback bid falls short against UNH

For the third consecutive game, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team recorded a loss, as it fell to the University of New Hampshire, 9-8, in overtime Wednesday night in Durham, New Hampshire. Despite losing by a small margin, the Terriers (6-8, 4-3 Patriot League) were right in the thick of things during a first half that saw both teams exchange […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Sophomore specialist Sam Talkow won 10 of his 15 draws against No. 17 Loyola University Maryland on Saturday. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU men’s lacrosse slump worsened by shot struggles

Generating offense has not been an issue for the Boston University men’s lacrosse team throughout the 2015 campaign. The Terriers (6-6, 3-4 Patriot League) average 24.18 shots on goal and 40.82 total shots per game, good for first and second in the Patriot League, respectively. But, during the team’s current four-game losing streak, BU coach Ryan Polley’s squad has struggled […]

by Jacklyn Bamberger· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Women’s lacrosse gears up to face rival UNH

Women’s lacrosse gears up to face rival UNH

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team may have moved from the America East Conference to the Patriot League, but its rivalry with the University of New Hampshire remains. The two teams will face off in Durham, New Hampshire on Wednesday. Both teams are coming off struggles, as BU (6-7, 4-3 Patriot League) has lost its past two contests and UNH […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Men’s lacrosse narrowly falls to No. 19 Loyola

Men’s lacrosse narrowly falls to No. 19 Loyola

After rattling off three Patriot League wins in the middle of March, the tide has turned for the Boston University men’s lacrosse team, as it dropped its third straight conference clash when it emerged on the wrong side of an 8-6 result on Saturday against No. 19 Loyola University Maryland. The loss also pushed BU’s (6-6, 3-4 Patriot League) winless […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports