Softball

Despite losing record, softball moving in right direction

Despite losing record, softball moving in right direction

After participating in four invitational tournaments, the Boston University softball team is poised to begin conference action on Saturday with a three-game series at Lehigh University. The Terriers (6-16) are coming off of a spring break period during which they played 12 games in 10 days as part of two tournaments in Florida. BU managed a 6-6 record in that time. “I […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball splits spring break results in Florida

Softball splits spring break results in Florida

While most Boston University students were vacationing during the school’s spring break period, the Boston University softball team was busy playing in two tournaments, totaling 12 games in just 10 days. The first day of break proved fruitless for the Terriers. In their first game of the Spring Break Classic hosted by Florida Gulf Coast University, the Terriers took on […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball travels to Florida for FGCU Invitational

Softball travels to Florida for FGCU Invitational

Unable to capture a victory in its first two tournaments, the Boston University softball team will look to grab its first win of the 2015 season when it participates in the Florida Gulf Coast University Tournament this weekend. After scoring a measly five runs in the Texas A&M Invitational, the Terriers (0-10) will look to get their bats started when […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball returns winless from Texas A&M Invitational

Softball returns winless from Texas A&M Invitational

Following a winless effort at the Littlewood Classic in Tempe, Arizona, the Boston University softball team headed to Texas this past weekend to participate in the Texas A&M Invitational. Despite their best efforts, however, the Terriers (0-10) were unable to get their first mark in the win column after a tough, five-loss weekend in the Lone Star State. Friday’s doubleheader […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports

Softball seeks first win of season at Texas A&M Invitational

Seeking its first victory of the 2015 season, the Boston University softball team will travel to the Texas A&M Invitational to play three different teams in five games this upcoming weekend. Coming off the Littlewood Classic in Arizona, the Terriers (0-5) could not gain any traction against three ranked teams to secure a victory as they were outscored 54-20 in […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball shows versatile offense in season-opening Littlewood Classic

Softball shows versatile offense in season-opening Littlewood Classic

The Boston University softball team opened its 2015 campaign with a trip to Arizona to compete in the Littlewood Classic. Simply looking at the scoreboard would indicate that the Terriers (0-5) struggled in their five tournament games, but a closer look at the box scores, particularly on the offensive end, reveals a solid start to the season for the Patriot […]

by Jarett Leonard· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball has rough go of it in Arizona for Littlewood Classic

Softball has rough go of it in Arizona for Littlewood Classic

The Boston University softball team escaped from the record-setting winter of the Northeast to sunny Tempe, Arizona for the Littlewood Classic this weekend, but could not leave Arizona with any victories. The Terriers (0-5), who are the preseason favorite in the Patriot League, dropped their first five games of the season in the weekend tournament. These games marked the first […]

by Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball starts season in sunny Arizona with Littlewood Classic

Softball starts season in sunny Arizona with Littlewood Classic

The Boston University softball team will be escaping the snow for the dry heat of Arizona as it will be heading west this weekend to participate in the Littlewood Classic and begin the 2015 season. BU is coming off a solid 2014 campaign in which it complied a 36-21 record and a Patriot League Tournament title. Ultimately, the Terriers saw […]

by Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Sophomore third baseman Brittany Younan is coming off of a Patriot League Rookie of the Year campaign in 2014. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Softball looking forward to repeating successes in 2015

Coming off a Patriot League title in its inaugural season in the conference, and an appearance in the NCAA Tournament, the Boston University softball team should be content with its 2014 season, but instead the memory of its heartbreaking loss to Louisiana State University is the one that has endured. The Terriers (36-21, 13-5 Patriot League) had a 3-1 lead […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN Big things are expected from women's hockey senior forward Marie-Philip Poulin this year.

Top Boston University athletes to watch in 2014-15

6 – Cedric Hankerson, Men’s basketball sophomore guard – With the departure of dynamic players such as D.J. Irving and Maurice Watson Jr., the Boston University men’s basketball team will have to rely on a group of younger guards to carry the scoring load this season. While he only averaged 14.6 minutes per game last season, sophomore guard Cedric Hankerson […]