Softball

Terriers win pitcher’s duel with Boston College

In a match that truly epitomized the term “pitcher’s duel,” the Boston University women’s softball team defeated Boston College, and extended its present winning streak to a season-high five games. The 1-0 victory over the Eagles also marked the third shutout by the Terries in their last 4 games. The performances of sophomore pitcher Holli Floetker and her opponent, junior […]

Softball gets record-breaking 19 hits in win

Softball gets record-breaking 19 hits in win

After playing its first 22 games in either Florida or Tennessee, the Boston University softball team continued playing in the heat thanks to the uncharacteristically warm weather of Smithfield, R.I., Wednesday afternoon. In their first matchup since the official beginning of spring, the Terriers (15-8) rejoiced over a record-breaking performance. In a 13-3 victory over Bryant University, the Terriers scattered […]

Softball aims to continue three-game win streak against Bryant

Softball aims to continue three-game win streak against Bryant

The Boston University softball team won’t get much rest this week, as only two days after a packed spring break it will take on Bryant University on Wednesday afternoon as it attempts to continue a three-game winning streak. After a successful road trip during which the Terriers (14-8) went 9-4, they move to face off against opponents much closer to […]

Give me a break: Softball goes 9-4 during spring break

The Boston University softball team had its first break in almost ten days on Monday after a 14-game spring break in which the Terriers went 9-4 during its busiest week of the season. The Terriers (14-8) started off the week much like they did last year during spring break, splitting a doubleheader on the first day of the University of […]

Softball heads to Florida for jam-packed Spring Break

Softball heads to Florida for jam-packed Spring Break

Spring Break will be busier for the Boston University softball team than it will be for other students — sitting on a 5-4 record, the team will travel south one last time before returning home and eventually opening up conference play. In 10 days, the Terriers will play a total of 14 games, including five doubleheaders, with only a single […]

Softball splits four-game set

The Boston University softball team went an even 2-2 this weekend at the University of Tennessee Tournament, keeping its record above .500 in the process. After dropping the first game of the tournament to Eastern Tennessee State University, 7-3, the Terriers won two straight before suffering a 2-0 loss to No. 17/19 Louisville University. The tournament opened Friday afternoon as […]

Softball prepares for University of Tennessee Tournament

After a fairly successful season opening that consisted of five games over the course of three days, the Boston University softball team will travel to Tennessee, where it will compete in the University of Tennessee Tournament. With a 3-2 record, BU coach Shawn Rychcik is looking forward to getting his team some playing experience in the atmosphere of upper echelon […]

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Softball kicks off season with winning record

The Boston University softball team emerged from its first weekend of the season with a 3-2 record at the NFCA Leadoff Classic in Clearwater, Fla. Despite losses to Illinois State University and No. 17/18 University of Louisiana-Lafayette, the Terriers finished the weekend strong with a 8-1 victory over University of Illinois on Sunday afternoon. The Terriers opened the tournament on […]

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Softball named America East preseason favorite

Although last season ended in a disappointing loss in the America East Conference championships, the Boston University softball team hopes to reclaim its place atop the conference and win the America East title. Despite last year’s loss, the Terriers were still named the No. 1 pick to win the conference in the 2012 America East Coaches’ Poll. Last season’s team, […]

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Terriers ready to dive into final weekend, playoffs

For the Boston University softball team, the rest of the season is much like a three-course meal: today’s game against Boston College being the appetizer before the main course of the weekend’s regular season-ending series at Binghamton University. The dessert – the America East tournament – will be played out May 12-14. Oh, and the Terriers are hungry. “Hey, we’re […]