Lacrosse

Carson-Banister continues to make strides during 1st year

A key facet of the Boston University men’s lacrosse team’s first season has been the stellar play of freshman goalkeeper Christian Carson-Banister. Although Carson-Banister is sixth in the Patriot League with a .538 save percentage, the Dallas native has made 105 saves through nine games for the Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League), which equals about 11.67 per game, a conference-leading […]

New Hampshire set to battle with women’s lacrosse

New Hampshire set to battle with women’s lacrosse

Riding a four-game winning streak, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will take on former America East Conference rival in the University of New Hampshire at Nickerson Field Wednesday afternoon. After losing five out of their first six games, the Terriers (5-5, 4-0 Patriot League) have come into their own. This season, all but one loss came against a nationally ranked team, […]

Transition defense hinders men’s lacrosse

In its first home game back from a two-game road swing, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team fell victim to turnovers and issues with transition defense, losing to the U. S. Naval Academy at Nickerson Field on Saturday afternoon, 13-7 . The Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League) battled with the Midshipmen (4-5, 3-3 Patriot League) and kept themselves in the game for […]

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Men’s lacrosse falls short versus Navy

Men’s lacrosse falls short versus Navy

Seeking the program’s first-ever home victory, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team put up a strong fight, but was ultimately outmanned by the U.S. Naval Academy Saturday, falling 13-7. Both the Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League) and the Midshipmen (4-5, 3-3 Patriot League) played staunch defense in the opening minutes, not allowing opponents any room to shoot. As was the case […]

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Women’s lacrosse remains undefeated in Patriot League with victory

Women’s lacrosse remains undefeated in Patriot League with victory

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team continued its unblemished Patriot League play with a 9-8 road victory over Lafayette College Saturday afternoon. The Terriers (5-5, 4-0 Patriot League) came into the contest red hot, having won four straight games. In those four victories, BU played stifling defense, holding opponents to an average of 7.5 goals per game. While BU entered Saturday’s […]

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Men’s lacrosse comes home after road swing

Coming off of a two-game road trip, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team will return to Nickerson Field when it takes on the U.S. Naval Academy Saturday afternoon. On the first game of the trip at Lafayette College March 15, the Terriers (1-7, 1-3 Patriot League) defeated the Leopards (1-6, 1-4 Patriot League) 12-7 for the program’s first-ever victory. Redshirt freshman attack […]

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Meegan, defense strong in non-conference win

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team built on its recent defensive success Wednesday in a 6-5 victory over Yale University. Coming off of a win over the incumbent Patriot League champion U.S. Naval Academy, the Terriers (4-5, 3-0 Patriot League) have gained much-needed confidence in the past few games. Their win over Navy (9-1, 3-1 Patriot League) snapped the Midshipmen’s three-year undefeated […]

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Morse’s hat trick helps propel women’s lacrosse past Yale

Morse’s hat trick helps propel women’s lacrosse past Yale

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team took on Yale University Wednesday afternoon at Nickerson Field. The Terriers (4-5, 3-0 Patriot League) came in having won their last two games, with their latest win coming over the then-No. 14 U.S. Naval Academy. Conversely, the Bulldogs (5-3) entered the contest on a two-game losing streak. Despite battling through winds that at points reached more […]

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Women’s lacrosse looking for 1st non-conference win of year

Coming off a 9-8 win over the U.S. Naval Academy this past Saturday, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will take on Yale University in a non-conference home game at Nickerson Field Wednesday afternoon. Although BU (3-5, 3-0 Patriot League) had a shaky beginning to the season, losing its first four games, the team remains undefeated in the Patriot League and has won […]

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Talkow claims Patriot League Rookie of Week for men’s lacrosse

Freshman midfielder Sam Talkow was named Patriot League Rookie of the Week Monday, the conference announced. Talkow is now the third consecutive Boston University men’s lacrosse player to win the award, following freshman midfielder Cal Dearth and freshman attack Ryan Johnston. The Delray Beach, Fla., native has impressed in recent efforts, specifically in his role taking faceoffs for the Terriers (1-7, […]

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