The Boston University cross country team captured individual first place honors in both the men’s and women’s races with standout performances by junior Eric Ashe and graduate student Andrea Walkonen in the Vermont Invitational on Sunday.
Junior Ana Johnson’s 85-stroke outing headlined a last-place showing by the Boston University women’s golf team at the Central Connecticut State University Tri-Match tournament Sunday afternoon in Wethersfield, Conn.
Whether it triggers an emotional outburst of joy, euphoria, anger or depression (depending upon your rooting interests, of course), virtually any sports fan would be hard pressed to argue that there is anything quite like the occurrence of an upset.
The No. 17 Boston University men’s soccer team made sophomore Stephen Knox’s first-half goal stand on its own to upset No. 1 St. John’s University, 1-0, at Nickerson Field on Sunday.
Despite what BU coach Sally Starr called one of the team’s best performances so far, the No. 19 Boston University field hockey team lost its home opener to No. 10 Boston College in overtime, 4-3, on Saturday, before dropping its game Sunday at Northeastern University by the same score.