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Wozniak spent his freshman and sophomore seasons shining as a long stick midfielder, but starred in his move back to defense.

Men’s lacrosse juniors receive Patriot League awards

A trio of juniors who have been with the Boston University men’s lacrosse team since its inaugural season were honored by the Patriot League on Monday. Midfielder Cal Dearth and faceoff specialist Sam Talkow received first-team recognitions, while defenseman Greg Wozniak received a spot on the second team. Talkow was also individually named the conference’s Faceoff Specialist of the Year. […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Fish and Chipps: What’s next?

Fish and Chipps: What’s next?

I was standing at the customs station in Dulles International Airport in April 2015 when I was asked the toughest question of my life. “What’s next?” Two words. That’s it. For a kid who has always had something to say, I had nothing. I just stood there for five seconds with a dumbfounded look on my face. All I could muster […]

by Isaac Chipps· · 2 comments · Columnists, Sports
Mallory Collins matched her career-high of five goals. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse seniors shine against Army, leave lasting mark

No one could have asked for a better way to send off the Boston University women’s lacrosse team’s senior class, as a cloudy Senior Day Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field bloomed into a beauty. The Terriers made sure the United States Military Academy didn’t play the role of spoiler, as their 14-3 win ensured the senior class of midfielders Ally […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
In his return from injury, Brendan Homire scored BU's seventh and final goal. PHOTO BY OLIVIA FALCIGNO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s lacrosse falls to Holy Cross, misses out on Patriot League Tournament

With anticipation and excitement tangible, players and coaches alike took to Holy Cross Field Friday night with the Patriot League Tournament’s sixth and final seed there for the taking. Just more than 2,200 fans packed the stands, and by the time 60 minutes of end-to-end action wrapped up, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team fell agonizingly short against the College […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Taylor Hardison tallied four assists against the Black Knights, and leads BU with 30 helpers on the year. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse cruises past Army, clinches quarterfinal matchup at home

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team met the United States Military Academy at Nickerson Field Saturday for the final game of the regular season and emerged with a 14-3 victory. BU (9-7, 6-3 Patriot League) opened the scoring early when senior midfielder Remy Nolan buried a pass from freshman midfielder Kaitlin Belval just four minutes into the game. The Terriers […]

by Daniel Speranzini· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Indirect Kick: John Farrell must go

Indirect Kick: John Farrell must go

The 2016 Boston Red Sox season has not gone to plan thus far. When the pitching does well, the offense is dormant, and when the offense is working, the pitching struggles. It seems like nothing is going well for the Red Sox this season and that there’s no way of fixing it. However, I can offer a friendly solution that […]

by Dan Shulman· · 0 comments · Columnists, Sports
Senior pitcher Lauren Hynes started Thursday against UMass Lowell, pitching 3.1 innings and allowing one run. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Softball shows versatility in third-straight victory at UMass Lowell

The Boston University softball team won its third-straight game Thursday afternoon against the University of Massachusetts Lowell in a 5-1 extra-inning battle. The visiting Terriers (16-20, 2-4 Patriot League) capitalized on the River Hawks’ (8-35) mistakes and used their offensive prowess to help secure the victory. Both teams struggled offensively in the early going, and the game was scoreless after three […]

by Tyler Oringer· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Junior defenseman Dominick Calisto has been a force to be reckoned with this season, picking up 32 ground balls. PHOTO BY AMANDA LUCIDI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s lacrosse heads to Holy Cross seeking Patriot League Tournament berth

The stakes at Holy Cross Field will reach a fever pitch Friday night, as two Patriot League rivals will meet with the conference tournament’s last spot on the line. The Boston University men’s lacrosse team and the College of the Holy Cross will have no room for error — a win will make playoffs a reality, and a loss will […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Senior midfielder Ally Adams is tied for the team lead in points this season with 36. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s lacrosse seniors set to embrace final regular-season match

After securing its place in the Patriot League tournament Wednesday against the College of the Holy Cross, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will look to close out the regular season with a victory when it takes on the United States Military Academy Saturday at Nickerson Field. The Terriers (8-7, 5-3 Patriot League) have been plagued by inconsistency throughout the season, […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
The Blue Line: Warriors’ record much greater than Kobe finale

The Blue Line: Warriors’ record much greater than Kobe finale

Last Wednesday night was one of the most historic nights not just in NBA history, but in sports altogether. Kobe Bryant, the NBA’s third highest scorer of all time, dropped 60 points in his final NBA game with the Los Angeles Lakers. That same night, the Golden State Warriors won their 73rd game this season, snapping the 1995-96 Bulls’ long-standing […]

by Mike Benedykciuk· · 1 comment · Columnists, Sports