Soccer

Freshman midfielder David Amirani registered two shots against the Minutemen. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s soccer dispatch Minutemen in convincing fashion

Despite the rainy conditions, the Boston University men’s soccer team defeated the University of Massachusetts-Amherst Saturday night at Nickerson Field by a score of 2-0. The Minutemen (0-5) struggled throughout the match in terms of containing BU’s (3-2) offense, with the final box score not even dictating how much the Terriers dominated the pace of play. “I like what we […]

by Emmanuel Gomez· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior forward Taylor Krebs scored in the 10th minute against Akron Friday. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer wraps up frustrating weekend against Akron, Northeastern

The Boston University women’s soccer team had a disappointing weekend, tying the University of Akron in a 1-1 contest Friday night before dropping a 1-0 match to crosstown rivals Northeastern University Sunday afternoon. Perhaps in response to a lackluster start against the University of San Francisco Sept. 7, the Terriers (4-3-1) came out especially aggressive in Friday’s contest versus the […]

by Jacklyn Bamberger· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Freshman defender Alivya Wimmer performed well in place of injured sophomore defender Rachel Bloznalis. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer struggles to generate offense against Northeastern backfield

In a match where neither offense prevailed until the 85th minute, two defenses worked tirelessly for extended periods throughout that perplexed the opposing forwards. Only Northeastern University’s defense, however, ended the game without a scratch in its 1-0 victory over the Boston University women’s soccer team Sunday at Nickerson Field. The Northeastern (4-2-2) senior pair of Awnalisa Walker and Bianca […]

by Alex Rozier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports, Uncategorized
Senior midfielder Jordan Barker scored his first goal of the season against the Minutemen. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s soccer makes strides on offense against Minutemen

Win or lose, most of the Boston University men’s soccer team’s matches have followed a similar formula, as each of the team’s first four games were decided by a score of 1-0. While the BU (3-2) defense has been one of the biggest stories of the season — shutting down opposing offenses and allowing just 15 shots on goal — […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer anxious to snap losing skid against slumping Minutemen

The Boston University men’s soccer team will look to snap its two-game losing streak when it takes on the University of Massachusetts-Amherst (0-4) Saturday night at Nickerson Field. In last week’s outing against Brown University, BU (2-2) appeared fatigued, as the ball seemed to be in its defensive side of the pitch for most of the first half. However, BU’s […]

by Emmanuel Gomez· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior defender Kai Miller and the BU backfield has only allowed five shots on goal over the last 270 minutes of play. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer preps for weekend tilts against Akron, Northeastern

The Boston University women’s soccer team’s season-long homestand at Nickerson Field continues this weekend, as the Terriers face off against the University of Akron Friday and crosstown foe Northeastern University Sunday. BU (4-2) will look to rebound after dropping a 1-0 decision to the University of San Francisco last Sunday – snapping a home winning streak that began all the […]

by Conor Ryan· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior forward Dominique Badji leads the team with 20 shots on the year. JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s soccer continues to receive big boost from backfield

The Boston University men’s soccer team so far has played four games in the 2014 season, and in those four games, the Terriers have only been able to find the back of the net twice. While the collective blood pressure of the Terrier (2-2) faithful has undoubtedly spiked while watching the Terriers play, the team’s defensive effort over these last […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer benefits from goalkeeper rotation

With the graduation of All-Patriot League Second Team goalkeeper Andrea Green, the Boston University women’s soccer team will need another solid presence in front of its net in order to achieve success in its second foray in the Patriot League. So far, the goalkeeping situation has been a split affair, with both senior Alyssa Parisi and sophomore Bridget Conway seeing […]

by Conor Ryan· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer sees undefeated streak at home end in loss to San Francisco, 1-0

In its first loss at Nickerson Field in nearly two years, the Boston University women’s soccer team fell to the University of San Francisco 1-0 Sunday. The Dons (3-2-1) came into the match after a 1-0 loss at Harvard University Friday, while the Terriers (4-2) were fresh off a 2-1 victory on the road against Providence College Thursday. The Terriers […]

by Alex Rozier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer falls to Brown, 1-0, in Terrier Tailgate match

In front of a crowded Nickerson Field at the eighth annual Terrier Tailgate, the Boston University men’s soccer team took a tough loss 1-0 at the hands of Brown University thanks to a header goal in the 85th minute from junior Tariq Akeel. The goal came off of a set piece caused by a BU foul that allowed defender Jack […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports