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Men’s soccer concludes home slate with Holy Cross

The Boston University men’s soccer team will look to get back to its winning ways Wednesday night when it hosts the College of the Holy Cross in the final home game of the regular season. The two will be fighting for the first ever Turnpike Trophy, which was created as an all-sports competition with a winner to be crowned each […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer crowned Patriot League champs after Army win

The Boston University women’s soccer team’s transformation from its early-season losses and goalless drought has finally come full circle after the team’s 2-0 win over the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, on Saturday afternoon. The win crowned the Terriers (9-5-3, 7-0-1 Patriot League) conference regular season champions for the 13th time since 2000 and first time […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Defense fails men’s soccer, struggles to control Lehigh attack

A team does not record 10 wins in a season without a disciplined and reliable back four, but that script was absent Saturday evening at Nickerson Field for the Boston University men’s soccer team. Slated against Lehigh University, BU (10-4-1, 4-1-1 Patriot League) dropped a 3-2 overtime decision that was full of avoidable mistakes in its own 18-yard-box. Senior Jamie […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Lehigh makes most of turnovers, hands men’s soccer first Patriot League loss

Despite the return of key players and some late heroics, the Boston University men’s soccer team could not overcome Lehigh University’s diverse offense as it dropped its first Patriot League match of the season in overtime 3-2. The Terriers (10-4-1, 4-1-1 Patriot League) started the game without many of their regulars including sophomore midfielder Anthony Viteri, senior defender Jeroen Blugh […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer continues home stretch against Lehigh

In the second game of a three-game home set, the Boston University men’s soccer team will take on Lehigh University as both teams ready for the final stretch of Patriot League play. While the Terriers (10-3-1, 4-0-1 Patriot League) will try to maintain sole possession of first place in the Patriot League, the Mountain Hawks (8-5-1, 2-3 Patriot League) will […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer travels to West Point for penultimate regular season clash

Looking to extend its unbeaten Patriot League record, the Boston University women’s soccer team will travel to the United States Military Academy on Saturday for its penultimate regular season contest. The Terriers (8-5-3, 6-0-1 Patriot League) are coming off a 3-0 home win against the College of the Holy Cross on Wednesday, but have struggled some on the road. They […]

by Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Alyssa Parisi dominates Holy Cross, posts sixth shutout

There are many reasons that help explain why the Boston University women’s soccer team has surrendered just three goals in its last five games. For one, the Terriers (8-5-3, 6-0-1 Patriot League) focus on controlling the possession, in order to limit the other team’s shot count. In addition, the back line has been dominant in winning loose balls and preventing […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer takes inaugural Turnpike Trophy match vs. Holy Cross

The Boston University women’s soccer team ended its regular season home campaign victorious on Wednesday night, shutting out the College of the Holy Cross, 3-0, in the teams’ inaugural installment of the Turnpike Trophy. The Terriers (8-5-3, 6-0-1 Patriot League) imposed themselves offensively right from the opening whistle, attacking a Holy Cross back line that has now allowed 25 goals. […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Turnpike Trophy match presents chance to extend unbeaten streak for women’s soccer

After extending its nation-best in-conference home unbeaten streak to 33 following its 3-0 victory over Lehigh University on Saturday, the Boston University women’s soccer team looks to close out the 2015 home campaign with a win over the College of the Holy Cross on Wednesday. The game represents the battle for the Turnpike Trophy, an athletic competition between the two Massachusetts […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Bench emerges as men’s soccer starts slow during Albany victory

One of the calling cards of a strong team is its ability to grind out a result when the run of play sways towards the opponent. For the Boston University men’s soccer team, this rang true in its 3-0 victory over the University at Albany on Tuesday evening. While both teams maintained offensively ambitious attacks, the Terriers (10-3-1, 4-0-1 Patriot […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports