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The men's tennis team is in pole position to claim the Patriot League title. PHOTO BY SOFIA LAURITO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s and women’s tennis look to qualify for Patriot League Tournament

Both the Boston University men’s and women’s tennis teams are currently tied for first place in the Patriot League and are looking to secure a birth in their respective Patriot League Tournaments. Each side will face Lehigh University and the United States Military Academy before postseason play gets underway at the end of April. These matches will be pivotal in […]

The men's tennis team has a 7-9 record with five matches remaining on the year.

Men’s tennis splits road trip matches

The Boston University men’s tennis team spent the past weekend in upstate New York battling at Skidmore College and Colgate University. After falling 7-2 against Skidmore, the team rallied the next day to defeat Patriot League foe Colgate 4-3. In a back-and-forth affair against the Raiders, the Terriers won two doubles matches and three singles matches. Junior Lucas Bombonatti and […]

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BU tennis emerged victorious over MIT. PHOTO BY SOFIA LAURITO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Freshmen finish men’s tennis comeback victory over MIT 

The Boston University men’s tennis team improved to 4-3 on the season with a 4-3 victory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Friday night. The Terriers were led by junior Jay Leelavanich, who won the top singles spot as well as the top doubles spot with classmate Jake De Vries. Down 3-2 with only the final two singles slots left […]

The men's and women's swimming and diving teams swept aside Colgate. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DFP FILE PHOTO

Swimming and diving teams dominate Colgate

In their first meet in over a month, the Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams defeated Colgate University on Jan. 9. The women’s team won by a score of 185-104 and the men’s squad finished with a score of 196-93. BU lost only four of the 28 races, thanks in large part to eight different Terriers recording […]

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PHOTO COURTESY STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Cross country teams bring home top-5 finishes at Patriot League Championships

The Boston University men’s and women’s cross country teams found success this Halloween in the Patriot League Championships hosted at Colgate University’s Harry Lang Cross Country Course on Saturday. The men’s team, picked third in preseason polls, surpassed expectations and finished in second place on the day with 88 points, behind the United States Naval Academy (19 points), which won […]

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Tennis teams struggle at Northeast Regionals, respond at Tufts Invitational

The Boston University men’s and women’s tennis teams were busy this past weekend, both competing in the ITA Northeast Regionals. The men’s team spent part of its weekend at the Tufts Invitational. Five members of the men’s team competed at Regionals, which began on Thursday and ran through Friday at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Junior Jay Leelavanich, who […]

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Roundup: Women’s tennis and golf each celebrate successful weekend trips

Women’s golf places third at Dartmouth Invitational, Adela Cejnarova finishes second Playing in its second tournament of the 2015-16 season, the Boston University women’s golf team had a strong performance over the weekend at the Dartmouth Invitational in Hanover, New Hampshire. The Terriers performed well both individually and collectively throughout the two-day tournament, with junior Adela Cejnarova finishing with the second […]

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PHOTO COURTESY STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Women’s tennis impresses in season-opening Harvard Fall Classic

The Boston University women’s tennis team kicked off its 2015-16 campaign in impressive fashion over the weekend at the three-day Harvard Fall Classic. BU has sustained a stretch of dominance recently, having claimed back-to-back Patriot League titles behind 31-year coach Lesley Sheehan. Senior leadership should prove to be crucial to the Terriers’ success going forward, with Johanna Hyoty and Lauren […]

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Rowing, track and field, tennis, golf reaching heights of season

Rowing continues hot streak With its fourth straight victory, the Boston University men’s rowing team has gathered steam before the IRA National Championship Regatta at the end of May. In its latest conquest Saturday, the team defeated Columbia University and Syracuse University to retain both the Lusins and Conlan Cups. All four of BU’s varsity boats defeated their respective counterparts throughout […]

Men’s and women’s tennis reaching midway point of season

Men’s and women’s tennis reaching midway point of season

Nearly halfway through their respective seasons, the Boston University men’s and women’s tennis teams have accumulated varying results. The men’s team (2-5, 1-0 Patriot League) is the loser of its past five matches, while the women’s team (7-5, 1-0 Patriot League) has won three of its last four matches. In their last matchup, the women were defeated by Brown University […]

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