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Women’s Hockey: Growing pains doom Terriers in loss to Northeastern

Featured image: Andrew Burke-Stevens0n By Claire Smieszny Friday night, Boston University Women’s Ice Hockey (6-7-2, 4-5-1 HE)  fell in overtime to the Northeastern University Huskies (11-8-0, 7-6-0 HE) in a rematch of this year’s opening weekend.  On the late loss, head coach Tara Watchorn said “I think this group is still learning how to win…We’re […]

Women’s Hockey: Terriers come up short against Providence

By Claire Smieszny Boston University women’s ice hockey (5-6-1, 4-5-0 HE) fell to the Providence College Friars (4-9-0, 3-5-0 HE) 2-1 in Providence, Rhode Island on Saturday. This loss marks BU’s third in a row after falling to Harvard University and Boston College this past week.   “We put together a good effort in the third…they […]

Women’s Hockey: Terriers split home-and-home with UNH

By Claire Smieszny Boston University women’s hockey (5-3-1, 4-3-0 HEA) pulled out a dominant 5-3 win against the University of New Hampshire Wildcats (6-7-1, 4-4-1 HEA) on Saturday afternoon in Durham, New Hampshire.  After falling to the Wildcats 4-2 on Friday night, BU came back with momentum in this matinee matchup to split the home-and-home […]

Field Hockey: Terriers shut out by No. 17 Cornell

By Claire Smieszny Boston University field hockey (8-8, 3-2 PL) fell to No. 17 Cornell  (12-3, 5-1 Ivy) 6-0 in Ithaca, N.Y. on Sunday afternoon.  The game started off a bit disorganized on both sides. Rainy weather conditions made the ball harder to control on the turf, and neither team was able to maintain possession […]

Women’s Hockey: Terriers dominant in 6-1 decision against Syracuse

By Claire Smieszny Boston University Women’s Ice Hockey (1-2-1, 0-2-0 HE) pulled out a redeeming 6-1 win against the Syracuse University Orange (3-5-1, 0-0-0 CHA) on Saturday afternoon at Walter Brown Arena. After a string of losses despite outshooting opponents, the wait was worth it according to sophomore forward Sydney Healey. “For us to finally […]

Field Hockey: Terriers continue unbeaten streak at home with win over Columbia

By Claire Smieszny Boston University field hockey (7-5, 2-1 PL) took down the Columbia University Lions (3-9) in a matinee game at New Balance Field on Sunday. The Terriers came from behind, pulling out a close 2-1 win. The Terriers rallied in the fourth quarter to put themselves ahead of the Lions and go two […]

Women’s Hockey: Terriers Kick Off Regular Season Against No. 7 Northeastern

By Claire Smieszny This weekend, Boston University Women’s Hockey will face off against inter-city rival Northeastern University (3-1-0) for a regular season home-and-home. This matchup marks the beginning of regular season hockey for the Terriers.  The team has already tasted victory this fall, as they dominated McGill University in a 5-2 win in an exhibition […]

Field Hockey: Weekend Preview 9-30

By Claire Smieszny After a disappointing result last weekend, Boston University field hockey (3-5, 1-1 PL) is looking to improve their record with home matchups against the Bucknell University Bison (5-5, 1-1 PL) and the Northeastern University Huskies (4-5).  The Terriers hope to get back in the win column after dropping both games this past […]