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Sophomore Jake De Vries earned a singles win over the weekend at the MIT Invitational. PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN

Roundup: Men’s tennis takes part in MIT Invitational

The Boston University men’s tennis team made the quick trek across the Charles River to play in the MIT Invitational on Friday and Saturday in Cambridge. Facing off against opponents from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University and Bryant University, the Terriers posted a 5-6 record in singles play while compiling a 0-3 record in doubles matches. The Terriers […]

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Sophomore Jay Leelavanich PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN/BU ATHLETICS

Roundup: Women’s golf finishes sixth in Yale Intercollegiate

The Boston University women’s golf team continued its fall campaign this past weekend, taking part in the Yale Intercollegiate in New Haven, Connecticut. Competing against 16 teams across 54 holes, the Terriers finished sixth in the three-day event. BU’s 917 strokes put them just one stroke behind fifth-place University of Pennsylvania. Yale University, the host school, was victorious with a […]

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Junior Johanna Hyoty advanced to the finals of the top singles flight at the Brown Invitational. PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN/BU ATHLETICS

Women’s tennis kicks off 2014-15 campaign at Brown Invitational

Just over five months removed from a Patriot League title, the Boston University women’s tennis team picked up right where it left off this past weekend with a strong showing at the Brown Invitational in Providence, Rhode Island. BU competed in both singles and doubles play during the three-day event and earned solid victories across the board. Playing in the […]

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Six former Terriers inducted into BU Athletic Hall of Fame

Saturday night at the Metcalf Trustees Ballroom at the School of Management, current and former members of the Boston University athletic program were honored at the 50th BU Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet for their performances both on and off the field. Six former Terriers – John Curry, Bob Speight, Jay Hillman, Pam Spuehler, Katie Terhune and Alyssa Trudel […]

Roundup: Women’s rowing captures Patriot League championship

The Boston University women’s rowing team capped off a successful league season Friday, winning the Patriot League Championship and earning the program’s second-straight NCAA Championships berth. In the heat races, the Terriers’ varsity eight, second varsity eight and varsity four boats all advanced to the grand final. Fighting through the wind and the rain, BU continued its strong showing in […]

Roundup: Hyoty named conference Player of the Year, Sheehan earns Coach of the Year

The Boston University women’s tennis team hit the ground running during its first foray in the Patriot League, posting a 14-6 record and defeating nine-time defending champion U.S. Military Academy for the conference championship. As a result of the BU’s wildly successful season, four Terriers were given major year-end awards on Tuesday. BU coach Lesley Sheehan was named Patriot League […]

Women’s tennis to face No. 15 Miami

The Boston University women’s tennis team will be heading down to Florida to face the No. 15 University of Miami in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. BU (14-6) earned an automatic berth in the tournament after posting a 4-1 win over nine-time defending conference champion U.S. Military Academy in the Patriot League Championship game in Lewisburg, Pa., on […]

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Women’s tennis claims Patriot League title

Heading into the Patriot League Tournament as the No. 1 seed, the Boston University women’s tennis team was poised to take home the league title in its first year in the new conference. The team did not disappoint, and the Terriers took home the Patriot League crown with a victory over the second-seeded U.S. Military Academy, 4-1, at the Bucknell […]

Track earns 4 weekly awards after stellar weekend race performance

Thanks to their stellar performances this past weekend at the George Mason Spring Invitational, four members of the men’s and women’s track and field teams were awarded Patriot League weekly honors, the conference announced Monday. Sophomore distance runner Alec Olson and freshman distance runner Michelle Sumner were named Male and Female Athlete of the Week. Freshman sprinter Justin Flynn earned his […]

Peters, Adler named All-Americans after NCAA Indoor Championships

Senior Rich Peters and senior Monica Adler represented the Boston University track team at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., this past weekend. Peters finished in fourth place in the men’s mile, running 4:03.49. The finish served as Peters’ second top-10 placing in the event. In 2012, the England native ran 4:01.78 in a runner-up […]