Soccer

Terriers sweep AE awards

After a pair of impressive performances in a two-win weekend for the Boston University men’s soccer team, junior forward Ben Berube and freshman back Kelvin Madzongwe were each recognized with America East weekly awards.

by · September 28, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

W. soccer starts ‘second season’ with win over UNH

What a way to start off its self-proclaimed second season.

by · September 27, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Winning possession battle key to BU’s first AE victory

They say the best defense is a good offense. The other team cannot score if it does not have any access to the ball. In the World Cup this summer, fans saw Spain cruise through a series of 1-0 victories not by stifling the opposition with impenetrable defense, but by controlling the play at all times of the game.

by · September 27, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Working for the weekend

The Boston University men’s soccer team snapped a three-game losing streak this weekend with a 3-0 victory over the University of Rhode Island Friday and a 2-1 win over No. 21 Harvard University Sunday night.

by · September 27, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Terriers aided by rejuvenated attack despite suspensions

Coming off a three-game losing streak in which it was outscored 8-1, the Boston University men’s soccer team was in search of a win above all else heading into a set of games last weekend.

by · September 27, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Conference call

The Boston University women’s soccer team ended the first half of its season in style as they avenged an NCAA tournament loss to the University of Connecticut by defeating the Huskies last weekend. The postgame feelings were good, but the outlook was the same: there was still more work to be done.

by · September 23, 2010 · 0 comments · NCAA, Soccer, Sports

M. soccer has shot at improving defense vs. URI

The Boston University men’s soccer team will look to snap a three-game losing streak, its longest of the season, against the University of Rhode Island on Friday. The Terriers will then host No. 21 Harvard University Sunday.

by · September 23, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Defense has worst three-game stretch in memory

After starting the season without a loss through five games, the Boston University men’s soccer team has encountered its first real rough patch of the season in a three-game losing streak. A hard-fought 2-1 loss to St. John’s University on Sept. 12 gave way to a disaster of a weekend, in which the Terriers were shut out by both No. 10 Boston College and No. 22 Brown University by a combined score of 6-0. BU had not allowed eight goals in a three-game span in 11 years.

by · September 22, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

Luscinski heating up after cold start to 2010 season

This preseason, TopDrawerSoccer.com ranked junior forward Jessica Luscinski of the Boston University women’s soccer team as the top player to watch in the America East Conference this season for good reason.

by · September 20, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports

M. soccer drops two straight to No. 5 BC, Brown

Lapses on defense and struggles on the attack proved to be costly for the Boston University men’s soccer team as it dropped a pair of games against regional foes over the weekend.

by · September 20, 2010 · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports