Soccer

Women’s soccer takes down Northwestern

With some necessary defensive adjustments and solid goalkeeping, the Boston University women’s soccer team came away with a 2-0 victory over Northwestern University at Nickerson Field Sunday night. Northwestern (0-3-1) had greater possession of the ball for the first several minutes, with the Terriers (2-1-1) unable to gain any significant opportunities until the 16th minute, when a series of pretty passes in […]

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Women’s soccer falls to BC in tight contest

In a battle of cross-town rivals, the Boston University women’s soccer team faced Boston College in a matinee affair Sunday. Despite taking the first game of the year against the University of Dayton, the Terriers were unsuccessful this time around, falling to BC in a tight 1-0 contest. Things did not go well for BU (1-1) from the outset as […]

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Women’s soccer holds off Dayton in first game of 2013

The Boston University women’s soccer team opened up its season playing against the University of Dayton at Nickerson Field Friday night. In BU’s first game as a member of the Patriot League, the Terriers won by a score of 1-0 over the Flyers. Dayton (0-1) looked to gain command of the game early with a corner in the eighth minute […]

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Top 10 Quotes of 2012-13

It has been an eventful year for Boston University sports, and we have gathered a list of the top 10 quotes in BU athletics from the 2012-13 academic year. Here is to more great moments to come! “You never see a line coming in for a track meet.” – Director of track and field Robyne Johnson on Galen Rupp’s appearance […]

Terrier student-athletes recognized at annual awards ceremony

Boston University honored several outstanding student-athletes at its annual awards reception, held at the Francis D. Burke Club Room at Agganis Arena Monday evening. Junior co-captain Marie-Philip Poulin of women’s hockey and senior guard Chantell Alford of women’s basketball shared the Mildred Barnes Award, which is awarded to the top female athlete. Poulin rebounded from an injury-laden year in 2011-12 […]

Bustamante drafted by New York Red Bulls

Former Boston University men’s soccer player Michael Bustamante learned his soccer career was far from over Tuesday. In fact, he’s getting a brand new start. During the Major League Soccer Supplemental Draft, the New York Red Bulls selected Bustamante with the 13th pick. Bustamante was taken 51st overall in the entire draft, which put him in the supplemental draft because […]

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Bustamante looks to impress at MLS Player Combine

“Obviously every soccer player in Division I wants to go pro, so that’s obviously in my mind,” said graduating midfielder of the Boston University men’s soccer team, Michael Bustamante, after his final home game against Binghamton University on Oct. 24. A few months after that game, Bustamante’s dream may come true. From Jan. 11 to Jan. 15, Bustamante will have […]

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Women’s soccer misses out on at-large bid, finishes season

Women’s soccer misses out on at-large bid, finishes season

The 2012 Boston University women’s soccer season came to an end Monday when the NCAA announced the teams competing in this year’s NCAA Tournament and BU’s name was not called. Due to BU’s (12–6–1, 8–0–0) move to the Patriot League next season, all sports have been banned from playing in the America East postseason tournaments, which meant BU did not […]

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Terriers await selection committee decision on team postseason berth

Coming off of yet another stellar season in the America East Conference, the Boston University women’s soccer team finds itself in a position far different from years past. Instead of making travel arrangements and training for the Women’s College Cup, the Terriers find themselves at the mercy of the selection committee for their berth into the tournament. Because of BU’s […]

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Men’s soccer fails to make NCAA tournament

Men’s soccer fails to make NCAA tournament

The Boston University men’s soccer team wrapped up its 2012 season Saturday with a difficult 1–0 loss in overtime to the University of New Hampshire. “You know, it was a struggle from the very beginning,” said BU coach Neil Roberts. “Obviously I’m not happy with our record, but I am very happy with the way the kids competed and dealt […]

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