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Top 10 BU moments of 2013-14 school year

Top 10 BU moments of 2013-14 school year

The Daily Free Press sports section voted for their top-10 moments during the 2013-14 year at Boston University. Ranging from thrilling performances to the start and end of certain programs, the 2013-14 season was a very eventful year for BU athletics. 10.  Men’s lacrosse gets first win After coming close in several contests, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team finally […]

Lefort, Peters take home top athlete awards

At the Francis D. Burke Club Room at Agganis Arena Tuesday night, eight Terriers were awarded at the student-athlete awards reception for their performances in the 2013-14 academic year. Sophomore Sarah Lefort highlighted the event for the women when she won the Mildred Barnes Award for BU’s top female athlete. On the men’s side, senior Rich Peters was given the […]

Taffur, trio of wrestlers finish season at NCAA Championships

This weekend, three members of the Boston University wrestling team competed in the NCAA Championships at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. After the tournament was over, the Terriers finished in 45th place as a team, generating six points for the weekend. Senior Nestor Taffur highlighted the trio, falling just one win short of being named an All-American in 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 […]

BU wrestling victorious in final home match

BU wrestling victorious in final home match

The final buzzer rang out and the crowd roared. The Boston University men’s wrestling team gathered in a circle, embracing one another after a 47-0 thrashing of Sacred Heart University. At that moment, the group of men, led by coach Carl Adams and senior co-captains Kevin Innis, Nestor Taffur and Nick Tourville, were one cohesive unit. There was no separating […]

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Nancy Feldman named Mid-Atlantic Women’s Soccer Coach of the Year

Boston University women’s soccer coach Nancy Feldman has accumulated many honors during her storied 19-year career: 11 NCAA Tournament appearances, nine America East conference championships and nine America East Coach of the Year honors. But the reigning Patriot League Coach of the Year might have received her biggest accolade to dateTuesday night, when Feldman was named the National Soccer Coaches Association […]

Roundup: Cross country finishes season at NCAA Northeast Regional

The Boston University cross country team concluded its season at the NCAA Northeast Regional Friday. Junior Rosa Moriello finished in 25th place, the top finish for a Terrier on the day, with a time of 20:59.9 in the six-kilometer course. The race was a solid conclusion to Moriello’s season, in which she won her first three races, including the Patriot League Championship. […]

Top 10 Quotes of 2012-13

It has been an eventful year for Boston University sports, and we have gathered a list of the top 10 quotes in BU athletics from the 2012-13 academic year. Here is to more great moments to come! “You never see a line coming in for a track meet.” – Director of track and field Robyne Johnson on Galen Rupp’s appearance […]

Wrestling moves from CAA to EIWA

The Boston University Department of Athletics announced Thursday the BU wrestling program will move to the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) for the 2013–14 season, which will be its last as a varsity program. The Terriers will make the transition from the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) after spending 12 years in the conference. BU will move along with Binghamton University, […]

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Terrier student-athletes recognized at annual awards ceremony

Boston University honored several outstanding student-athletes at its annual awards reception, held at the Francis D. Burke Club Room at Agganis Arena Monday evening. Junior co-captain Marie-Philip Poulin of women’s hockey and senior guard Chantell Alford of women’s basketball shared the Mildred Barnes Award, which is awarded to the top female athlete. Poulin rebounded from an injury-laden year in 2011-12 […]