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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 […]

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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
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Men’s soccer finds identity, offense in win over Siena

Tuesday’s 1-0 win over Siena College was a crucial one for the Boston University men’s soccer team from a results-oriented perspective, but it more importantly revealed a team identity coming to fruition. On the offensive side of things, key players rose to the occasion, as sophomore midfielder Anthony Viteri and junior forward Felix De Bona combined on the evening’s sole […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer continues search for first victory with weekend set

Coming off a heartbreaking defeat by Northeastern University, and a week without a competition, the Boston University women’s soccer team is hungry for a win this weekend. BU will first travel to play Central Connecticut State University on Friday, and will return home to face Hofstra University on Sunday on a revamped Nickerson Field. The Terriers (0-4-1) have twice as […]

by Chris Picher· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Alyssa Parisi continues to shine for women’s soccer

Even though it has been a tough season so far for the Boston University women’s soccer team, senior goalkeeper Alyssa Parisi has been a bright spot. In her fifth season, Parisi has stepped up as a leader for the Terriers (0-4-1), starting in all five games and saving 22 shots on goal in the process. She also owns an impressive .759 […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Felix De Bona’s strike, stout defense pushes men’s soccer past Siena

The Boston University men’s soccer team returned to their winning ways Tuesday evening at Nickerson Field, where they defeated Siena College, 1-0. In the first half, the Terriers (2-1) controlled the run of play and a majority of possession, and nearly reaped the dividends of their attacking might. Particularly, BU exposed Saints (0-2-2) left back Milorad Sobot time and time […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports