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Softball sweeps weekend series with Colgate, wins seven straight

Softball sweeps weekend series with Colgate, wins seven straight

The Boston University softball team is starting to hit its stride with the playoffs fast approaching, sweeping a weekend set with Patriot League foe Colgate University. After winning both games of the doubleheader on Saturday afternoon, the Terriers (16-24, 7-8 Patriot League) beat the Raiders (14-16, 9-6 Patriot League) by a score of 9-3 on Sunday for their seventh-straight victory. […]

By Nick Neville· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Kept off mound by injury, Hynes still force in lineup

Kept off mound by injury, Hynes still force in lineup

Coming into the season, junior Lauren Hynes said she wouldn’t believe you if you told her she would be the Boston University softball team’s starting first baseman on Sunday, but that’s exactly how the 2015 season has unfolded. “It would be a little unexpected,” Hynes said. “I played first base a little bit during my freshman year, but definitely came […]

By Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball set for crucial weekend series with Colgate

Softball set for crucial weekend series with Colgate

The Boston University softball team will host Colgate University this weekend in a key Patriot League series with playoff implications for both teams. The Terriers (13-24, 4-8 Patriot League) are two-and-a-half games out of fourth place in the conference and a spot in the Patriot League Tournament, while Colgate (14-13, 9-3 Patriot League), currently in second place, is looking to […]

By Jarett Leonard· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball finding its way, defeats UMass in first true home game

Softball finding its way, defeats UMass in first true home game

The Boston University softball team may have finally found its footing 37 games into the 2015 season after it captured a 10-6 win over the University of Massachusetts Amherst on a Wednesday afternoon shrouded in cloud coverage. It was a back-and-forth contest where there was a tie or lead change seven times throughout the game. For the Terriers (13-24, 4-8 […]

By Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball making most of RISP opportunities

Softball making most of RISP opportunities

The Boston University softball team was able to earn the victory in its first home game of the 2015 season on Wednesday afternoon as it beat the University of Massachusetts Amherst by a score of 10-6. With the win against the Minutemen (14-21), the Terriers (13-24, 4-8 Patriot League) have now won each of their last four games and the […]

By Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball to play Dartmouth, UMass Amherst at home

Softball to play Dartmouth, UMass Amherst at home

The Boston University softball team has won four of its last five contests, one of its best stretches of the 2015 season, and will hope to keep up the consistency as it has three games on the schedule at home this week. The Terriers’ (12-24, 4-8 Patriot League) first stretch of the 2015 schedule was a rough one. The first […]

By Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball takes three of four in weekend set, sweeps Lafayette series

Softball takes three of four in weekend set, sweeps Lafayette series

In what was the final road trip before the Boston University softball team finally returns to Boston to play on home soil, the squad swept Lafayette College in three games, but dropped a preceding game to Lehigh University. The Terriers (12-24, 4-8 Patriot League) not only took all three games against the Leopards (3-31, 1-14 Patriot League), but also notched […]

By Ryan Provencher· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Men's hockey freshman forward Jack Eichel was given the Mickey Cochrance Award, given to the best BU male athlete. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS FILE PHOTO

Terriers’ student-athletes honored at annual awards ceremony

Ten Boston University Terriers were honored this Tuesday at the annual student-athlete awards reception at Agganis Arena. Nine seniors were selected for awards along with lone freshman Jack Eichel of the men’s ice hockey team, who had one of the best statistical seasons in school history. Eichel was the headliner at the ceremony, as he has been all season for […]

Sophomore infielder/outfielder Moriah Connolly tallied three hits out of the leadoff spot Tuesday against Harvard University. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DFP FILE PHOTO

Softball readies for weekend games with Lehigh, Lafayette

After defeating Harvard University 6-2 in a non-conference game Tuesday, the Boston University softball team will resume its Patriot League schedule with trips to Lehigh University and Lafayette College this weekend. The Terriers (9-23, 1-7 Patriot League) will make their second appearance of the season in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to take on Lehigh (27-6, 10-1 Patriot League) Friday afternoon. BU will […]

By Jarett Leonard· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball snaps losing streak with win over Harvard

Softball snaps losing streak with win over Harvard

The Boston University softball team finally got its offense to produce against cross-river rival Harvard University on Tuesday, winning by a score of 6-2. Tuesday’s win helped the Terriers (9-23, 1-7 Patriot League) bounce back after a three-game sweep suffered at the hands of the United States Military Academy this past weekend. In games against Army (18-19, 8-4 Patriot League), the […]

By Joe Calabrese· · 0 comments · Softball, Sports