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Sophomore midfielder David Asbjornsson ranks second on the team with five points. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s soccer seeking 3rd-straight win in match against Holy Cross

The Boston University men’s soccer team will be looking for its third-straight win when it travels to Worcester to take on the College of the Holy Cross Wednesday. The Terriers (6-2-1, 2-0 Patriot League) are coming into this game in the middle of a five-game stretch where they have not lost a game yet. They have outscored opponents by a […]

By Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Sophomore forward Erica Kosienski scored her first goal of the season Saturday against Lehigh. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer looks to get back on track against the Crimson

The Boston University women’s soccer team will conclude its three-game road trip Wednesday when it faces non-conference opponent Harvard University in Cambridge. The Crimson (6-2-2) have fared well in non-conference play with a record of 5-2-1 and are led by goalkeepers Lizzie Durack and Cheta Emba, who combined for three saves in their last contest against Yale University Saturday. Durack […]

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Thomson continues to be a reliable option in net for Terriers

Coming into the 2014 season, people were wondering who would be the top goalkeeper for the Boston University men’s soccer team. After nine games, the team appears to have an answer. After playing in just three games during the 2013 season, senior goalkeeper Nick Thomson has stepped up for the Terriers (6-2-1, 2-0 Patriot League) in 2014. On Sept. 29, […]

By Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Sophomore midfielder David Asbjornsson netted his second goal of the season against Army.  PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s soccer extends unbeaten streak to six with victory over Army

The Boston University men’s soccer team was able to prolong its unbeaten streak to six games with an impressive 2-0 win against the United States Military Academy Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field. The match featured two goalkeepers on the top of their respective game. Army (3-4-3, 0-2 Patriot League) came to Boston looking to keep the Terriers off the scoreboard […]

By Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer earns draw against Lehigh

In what has become a theme of the 2014-15 campaign, the Boston University women’s soccer team dominated possession for most of Saturday’s contest at Lehigh University, but failed to pull away from its opponent and settled for a 1-1 tie. With the draw, both the Terriers (6-3-3, 2-0-2 Patriot League) and the Mountain Hawks (4-3-2, 2-0-2 Patriot League) remain tied […]

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Freshman midfielder Adam Sheikali performed well in his second career start Saturday.

Sheikali shines in victory over Black Knights

The Boston University men’s soccer team defeated the United States Military Academy by a score of 2-0 Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field. While senior forward Dominique Badji and sophomore midfielder David Asbjornsson contributed a goal apiece, it was the performance of freshman midfielder Adam Sheikali that stood out in the match. Sheikali, who had previously started one other game during […]

By Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior goalkeeper Nick Thomson recorded his fifth shutout of the season Wednesday. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS

Men’s soccer looking to keep hot streak alive against Army

The Boston University men’s soccer team will look to continue its four-game unbeaten streak when it takes on the United States Military Academy Saturday afternoon at Nickerson Field. The Terriers (5-2-1, 1-0-0 Patriot League) have not dropped a contest since Sept. 7, with the team’s most recent victory being a 2-1 win over the United States Naval Academy on Saturday. […]

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Junior forward Jenna Fisher scored her sixth goal of the season Wednesday. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer gearing up for Saturday match versus Lehigh

The Boston University women’s soccer team will continue its road stretch Saturday when it travels to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to play Lehigh University. The Terriers (6-3-2, 2-0-1 Patriot League) are in the middle of a three-game road trip, having just defeated the College of Holy Cross 3-0 Wednesday. In Worcester, BU handed the Crusaders (9-1-2,1-1-1 Patriot League) their first loss of […]

By Alex Rozier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior midfielder Jamie Turchi scored her second goal of the season Wednesday against Holy Cross. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer easily dispatches Crusaders

The Boston University women’s soccer team made a big statement Wednesday night, as the Terriers dominated the College of Holy Cross, 3-0, at Linda Johnson Smith Soccer Stadium in Worcester. The Terriers (6-3-2, 2-0-1 Patriot League) erased all concerns of offensive woes as junior forward Jenna Fisher, senior midfielder Jamie Turchi and senior midfielder Katherine Lim all scored against the […]

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Roberts remains vigilant after 30 seasons

Standing alone at midfield on Nickerson Field, Boston University men’s soccer coach Neil Roberts was all too familiar with his surroundings. After all, he’s been monitoring the pitch here for 35 seasons. Roberts was honored before Saturday’s match against the United States Naval Academy for his 30 years as head coach of the Terriers — a position he’s held since […]

By Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports