Soccer

BU's women's soccer team won the Patriot League title and advanced to the NCAA Tournament. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU fall coaches reflect on collective Patriot League, NCAA success

While the Boston University men’s soccer, women’s soccer and field hockey teams won’t officially kick off their respective seasons until August 2016, they’re far from resting on their laurels. In the midst of their abbreviated spring seasons, each group is coming off a year in which it qualified for the NCAA Tournament, a feat that only a select number of […]

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After slow start, women’s soccer impresses in 2015

The 2015 season was a memorable one for the Boston University women’s soccer team. The Terriers (13-6-3, 8-0-1 Patriot League) started off 0-4-2 but finished as Patriot League champions with a second round appearance in the NCAA Tournament. BU showed resiliency and progression over the course of the season. It wasn’t just any ordinary conference title win for the Terriers, […]

By Tyler Oringer· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Neil Roberts reflects on strong season for men’s soccer

When the Boston University men’s soccer team arrived on campus in August for preseason, major question marks persisted throughout the squad. The Terriers lost the spine of their 2014 team to graduation, the spring season served as a major disappointment and 13 new players were set to don the scarlet and white for the first time. Fast-forward to present day, […]

By Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
Senior goalkeeper Alyssa Parisi allowed six goals in a loss to Penn State on Friday. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s soccer ends promising season with loss in 2nd round of NCAA Tournament

The Boston University women’s soccer team concluded its season with a 6-0 loss at the hands of No. 6 Pennsylvania State University in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Friday night at Jeffrey Field in Pennsylvania. The Terriers (13-6-3, 8-0-1 Patriot League) had not allowed more than three goals the entire season, but the Nittany Lions (19-3-2) changed […]

By Shelby Reardon· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer falls to UConn in first round of NCAA Tournament

The Boston University men’s soccer team closed out its 2015 season Thursday afternoon, falling 3-1 to the University of Connecticut in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. For BU coach Neil Roberts and his young team, it was a disappointing end to a promising season. “The fact that we’re really, really disappointed we didn’t get a better result out […]

By Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Women’s soccer continues NCAA Tournament run against Penn State

After pulling off an unlikely comeback win versus St. John’s University Saturday night, the Boston University women’s soccer team advances another round in the NCAA Tournament. They will square off against No. 6 Pennsylvania State University Friday in University Park, Pennsylvania. It took everything that the Terriers (13-5-3, 8-0-1 Patriot League) had to survive against a strong St. John’s team […]

By Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer looks ahead to NCAA Tournament clash with UConn

For the first time since 2008, the Boston University men’s soccer team will vie for the biggest prize in college soccer: an NCAA championship. There’s a long and winding road ahead of the Terriers (12-5-2, 6-1-2 Patriot League), but their first obstacle comes at the University of Connecticut Thursday afternoon. Both squads earned an at-large bid and the winner plays […]

By Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Men’s soccer falls in Patriot League Tournament semifinal match vs. American

In the second Patriot League Tournament semifinal of the day, the Boston University men’s soccer team went head-to-head with American University Friday night for the chance to face Lehigh University in Sunday’s final. While the Terriers (12-5-2, 6-1-2 Patriot League) produced a plethora of chances, especially in the second half, defensive miscues in the first half led to a couple […]

By Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Clare Pleuler’s overtime winner sends women’s soccer to NCAA Tournament Second Round

Twelve minutes stood between the Boston University women’s soccer team and yet another premature exit from the NCAA Tournament. However, over the course of the season multiple players have emerged and rescued the team from near defeat. It happened once more at a frigid Belson Stadium on Saturday. Junior midfielder Alexandra Cooper, who was denied twice by the crossbar last […]

By Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports
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Patriot League Tournament begins for men’s soccer against American

The Boston University men’s soccer team will begin play in the Patriot League Tournament on Friday night in Hamilton, New York, when the Terriers take on American University in the semifinal round. The two squads have already faced off this season when BU (12-4-2, 6-1-2 Patriot League) defeated the Eagles (13-4-3, 5-2-2 Patriot League) 1-0 on Oct. 3. However, October […]

By Jordan Green· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports