Author: Charles DeMatteo

Softball: Terriers dominate BC in Battle of Comm Ave after Fifth Inning Eruption

By Charlie DeMatteo Boston University Softball (43-7, 12-0 PL) defeated the Boston College Eagles (21-25, 3-15 ACC) 11-0 in five innings in Chestnut Hill on Tuesday. With the win, BU has now won 23 consecutive games in what is becoming a historic season.  With their 43rd win of the season and 22nd shutout, both are […]

Softball: Terriers Sweep Maine in Doubleheader and Extend Win Streak to 18 Games

By Charlie DeMatteo  Boston University Softball (38-7, 9-0 PL) swept a doubleheader at home on Tuesday against the Maine Black Bears (10-29, 3-7 American East) to extend their winning streak to a whopping 18 games.  A 3-0 victory followed by a 9-1 win (five innings) saw BU improve to 9-1 at home this year and […]

Softball: Terriers Sweep Lafayette to Remain Perfect in Conference Play

By Charlie DeMatteo Boston University Softball (31-7, 6-0 PL) won all three games over the Lafayette Leopards (4-26-1, 1-8 PL) at home this weekend to record their sixth straight Patriot League win to start the season.  The Terriers swept the Saturday double-header 8-0 (six innings) and 4-2, before completing the weekend sweep on Sunday in […]

On the Volley: Where Will Declan Rice be Playing Next Season?

By Charlie DeMatteo Ever since Declan Rice broke out for West Ham United in 2018, he has been one of the most prestigious young players in all of Europe. In fact, it is a credit to West Ham’s recent success that they have held on to him for so long. It may cost over 100 […]

Softball: Terriers continue strong start with performance in San Diego Classic

By Charlie DeMatteo Boston University Softball (15-5) went 4-2 this weekend at the San Diego Classic, taking down Montana (0-20) 9-1, Long Beach State (7-12) 2-0, San Diego State (13-7) 5-3, and San Diego (6-15) 10-1. The Terriers dropped a game against SDSU 2-0 and a game against Long Beach State 5-1. The Terriers got […]

Men’s Basketball: Terriers End Regular Season with Gutsy Win over Lehigh

By Charlie DeMatteo Cover Photo Credit: Stevie Potter Boston University Men’s Basketball (15-16, 8-10 PL) won their third consecutive game on Saturday at Case Gym in Boston with a 59-56 victory over Lehigh University (16-13, 11-7 PL). In a game that saw barely anything separate the two teams, BU was able to maintain their composure […]

On the Volley: Ramifications of potential Qatari purchase of Manchester United

By Charlie DeMatteo Manchester United are one of, if not the, biggest football clubs in the world. Their decades of success over the years has resulted in a global fan base that stretches far beyond the streets of Manchester. Naturally, a brand and organization with such global reach is an enticing proposition for any businessman […]

Women’s Basketball: Terriers Win 16th Straight in Battle Over Army

By Charlie DeMatteo Cover Photo Credit: Jessica Lam Boston University Women’s Basketball (21-6, 16-0 PL) defeated the Army Black Knights (12-14, 10-6 PL) 77-70 on Wednesday night at Case Gym in Boston to win their 16th straight game of the season. With their 16th conference win, the Terriers tied their school record for conference wins […]

On the Volley: Experience prevails in crucial title matchup between City and Arsenal

By Charlie DeMatteo Arsenal’s transition from top-4 contenders last season to title favorites at times this season has been nothing short of extraordinary. While the Gunners have been on a tear this season, some shaky form coming into a game versus title rivals Manchester City was not ideal. Without Thomas Partey and Gabriel Jesus, the […]