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Patriot League favorite men’s tennis starts season with win

Patriot League favorite men’s tennis starts season with win

The Boston University men’s tennis team had a strong start to its spring 2015 campaign, as it defeated Sacred Heart University 6-1 at the Track and Tennis Center Sunday. Coming off a fall 2014 season in which the Terriers (1-0) traveled from invitational to invitational, BU had a dominant win at home over the Pioneers (0-2), winning nine of 12 […]

PHOTO COURTESY OF STEVE MCLAUGHLIN/BU ATHLETICS

Roundup: Men’s tennis competes in Tufts Invitational

This past week, the BU men’s tennis team was in action at the Tufts Invitational, where they matched up with Tufts University and Middlebury College on Saturday and Sunday. During the first day of the two-day invitational, the Terriers finished with two wins and four losses in the A flight, while losing all four matches in the B flight. The […]

Both BU crew teams accounted for six top-10 finishes at the Head of the Charles Regatta. PHOTO BY CARLY ROSE WILLING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Roundup: BU crew participates in Head of the Charles Regatta

This past weekend, both the men’s and women’s crew teams took part in the 50th anniversary of the Head of the Charles Regatta and combined for six top-10 finishes. The Terriers finished eighth in Sunday’s highly competitive men’s championship eights race. The Terriers’ varsity and second varsity boats began in the middle of the pack of 36, but quickly maneuvered […]

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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