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Women’s soccer earns second consecutive victory after winless start

The Boston University women’s soccer team won its second match in a row in a 2-1 decision against Providence College Thursday night. BU (2-4-2) controlled most of the match and successively restricted Providence’s strong attacking players. The Friars (6-3) have two offensive powerhouses in forwards Rachel Ugolik and Catherine Zimmerman. The two had difficulty making it past the persistent Terrier […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer set to face Providence in penultimate non-conference tilt

Following a much-needed victory in its home opener Sunday, the Boston University women’s soccer team is set to host Providence College Thursday night. BU is looking to win its second consecutive home game and get on a roll before the start of Patriot League play this weekend. The Terriers (1-4-2) will have their work cut out for them. Providence (6-2) […]

by Chris Picher· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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20 questions with men’s soccer goalie Matt Gilbert

The Boston University men’s soccer team is off to a solid start to the 2015 campaign, and the team owes much of its early success to junior goalkeeper Matt Gilbert. On a team with a number of fresh faces, BU coach Neil Roberts has turned to the veteran out of Madison, New Jersey, for leadership, and he has responded. The […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Offense starts to come together for women’s soccer

After struggling to score goals and failing to record a win in the first six games of the year, the Boston University women’s soccer team finally broke through and produced on offense Sunday, scoring two goals in its overtime win over Hofstra University at Nickerson Field. It was the first time that BU reached the two-goal plateau this season. In […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer’s David Asbjornsson leads back line, earns Patriot League recognition

After spending the first two years of his Boston University men’s soccer career in the heart of midfield, junior defender David Asbjornsson has seamlessly slotted into defense for his penultimate season in scarlet and white. In doing so, Asbjornsson has taken to the right back and center back positions with ease, as he often utilizes his physically imposing 6-foot-3 stature […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer gets second straight victory vs. UMass

The Boston University men’s soccer team headed west to take on the University of Massachusetts Amherst Sunday afternoon, starting a two-game road trip. Despite some pressure from a struggling UMass (0-6) team, a two-goal day for sophomore midfielder Anthony Viteri led the Terriers (3-1) to a 2-1 victory. Coming into the match, BU was riding the momentum from its first […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer’s recent success a “total team effort”

Victory had eluded the Boston University women’s soccer team through its first six games of the 2015 campaign, but the team finally put it all together over the weekend. In their third consecutive overtime competition, the Terriers (1-4-2) came out on top and celebrated their first win of the season against Hofstra University on home turf Sunday afternoon by a […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer snags first victory during weekend set

After enduring a disappointing opening third to its 2015 season, the Boston University women’s soccer team made significant strides this past weekend in contests against Central Connecticut State University and Hofstra University.  The forward charges began Friday evening when BU (1-4-2) battled the Blue Devils (3-1-2) to a 1-1 draw, in which two overtime periods could not produce a golden […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Felix De Bona breaking out for men’s soccer

The Boston University men’s soccer team will stay in state Sunday to take on the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The Terriers (2-1) met with Siena College Tuesday on Nickerson Field and took that game 1-0. The match against the Saints (0-2-2) was a solid bounce back from the home opening loss against Boston College, and BU hopes to build on […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer looks to build momentum against UMass

The Boston University men’s soccer team will look to make it two wins in a row Sunday when they face off against the University of Massachusetts-Amherst in the first match of a quick two-game road trip. The Terriers (2-1), with a revamped roster this season, have played solid soccer to begin the year. Losing their leading scorer from a season […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports