Lacrosse

CUMMINGS: More obscure spring sports can still entertain fans

CUMMINGS: More obscure spring sports can still entertain fans

Now that spring is here and hockey and basketball seasons are officially over, I assumed that I would have nothing to write about for the remainder of the year and that my columns would just rehash old ideas and bore everyone to death until they were forking their eyes out. If you’re like me and thought that your life as […]

Etrasco, Downey earn America East weekly awards

Etrasco, Downey earn America East weekly awards

Sophomore attack Danielle Etrasco and senior midfielder Corcoran Downey of the Boston University lacrosse team both performed well last week, earning the America East Player and Defensive Player of the Week awards, respectively. Etrasco scored four goals in each of two wins over Yale University and Binghamton University last week, adding to her already impressive totals on the season. Her […]

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Early second-half run secures Terrier victory

With just over a minute remaining in the first half of its game against Binghamton University, it appeared as though the Boston University lacrosse team was without direction, looking for answers. After taking an early 5-1 lead in its America East Conference opener, the Terriers (4-4, 1-0 AE) had just as quickly squandered their fortunes by giving up three unanswered […]

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Lacrosse overpowers Binghamton in first AE win

Lacrosse overpowers Binghamton in first AE win

Junior attack Hannah Frey and sophomore attack Danielle Etrasco each scored four goals to lead the Boston University lacrosse team (4-4, 1-0 AE) to a 15-6 win at Nickerson Field over Binghamton University in the Terriers’ first America East game of the season on Saturday. For BU coach Liz Robertshaw, the win helped her team move on from a mediocre, […]

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Trimming the Ivy

Trimming the Ivy

The Boston University lacrosse team snapped its two-game losing streak to defeat Yale University 12-5 on Wednesday in New Haven, Conn., a key win as the team prepares to start its America East schedule. The Terriers (4-4) had more ground balls, shots and draw controls than the Bulldogs (1-6) despite allowing more free position shots on goal. Overall, the Terriers […]

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Lacrosse faces floundering Yale team on road

Lacrosse faces floundering Yale team on road

The Boston University lacrosse team will head south to New Haven, Conn. to take on Yale University on Wednesday. The Terriers (3-4) will look to get back to the .500 plateau and snap a two-game losing streak in the process against the Bulldogs (1-5, 0-2), a team that will try to rebound from a 7-2 loss at University of Pennsylvania […]

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Lacrosse falls to Denver as Baumgartner reaches milestone

Lacrosse falls to Denver as Baumgartner reaches milestone

Even as senior attack Erica Baumgartner reached a career benchmark, the Boston University lacrosse team fell to University of Denver 13-11 last Saturday in Denver. The loss is the second in a row for the Terriers (3-4), dropping their overall record below the .500 plateau for the third time in the young season. Despite the loss, senior attack Erica Baumgartner […]

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Lacrosse upsets No. 9/15 Dartmouth

The Boston University lacrosse team held on to a slim lead to upset No. 9/15 University of Dartmouth by a score of 9-7 on Wednesday at Nickerson Field. The Terriers never trailed in the game, but never led by more than three goals in their rout of the undefeated Big Green. Coming into the game, BU (2-2) had lost two […]

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No rest for the weary

No rest for the weary

The Boston University lacrosse team will host No. 9 Dartmouth College at Nickerson Field on Wednesday looking to bring its record up to .500. The Terriers are coming off a 15-11 loss to No. 20 College of William & Mary on Saturday and are looking to get back on track. The defending America East champion Terriers (1-2) have started the […]

Eleven-goal effort not enough for Terriers in second loss

Eleven-goal effort not enough for Terriers in second loss

The Boston University lacrosse team, fresh off a victory over Brown University on March 1, came up short in its effort to piece together its first win streak of the season, falling 15-11 to No. 19 College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va. Sophomore attack Danielle Etrasco registered six points for the Terriers (1-2) in the form of three […]