Author: Hannah Yoshinaga

Women’s Soccer: Casey Brown named head coach

By Hannah Yoshinaga Casey Brown was named the new head coach of Boston University women’s soccer on Friday, ending the University’s search to find the second head coach in program history. Brown is a former BU soccer player who also served as an assistant coach with the program for four seasons. Most recently, she helmed […]

Softball: Terriers fall to Lehigh in PL title games

By Hannah Yoshinaga  It was déjà vu for Boston University softball on Saturday as the Terriers fell to Lehigh in the final two games of the Patriot League tournament, ending their season and hopes of a fourth consecutive title run. Lehigh needed two wins to claim the 2022 conference title and did so by winning […]

Softball: Patriot League Playoff Preview

By Hannah Yoshinaga The Patriot League softball playoffs begin Thursday, with an opening-round matchup between No. 1 Boston University and No. 4 Colgate penciled in to kick off the tournament. No. 2. Lehigh will also face No. 3 Army to close out the first day of competition. Much of the regular season was a case […]

Softball: Roncin, Boaz, Waters take home postseason awards

By Hannah Yoshinaga  The Patriot League announced its softball postseason awards on Tuesday, with three Boston University team members taking home major awards. Sophomore shortstop Kayla Roncin was named Player of the Year after putting up a career-best offensive performance. Roncin hit .443 for the season, ninth-best in NCAA, and .492 against conference opponents. Her […]

Softball: Terriers capture conference title, but drop series to Lehigh

By Hannah Yoshinaga  In an up-and-down weekend, BU softball captured its fourth-straight Patriot League title but also saw its 27-game win streak come to an end against Lehigh. The Terriers (38-15, 16-2 PL) lost two of three against the Mountain Hawks (26-17-1, 15-3 PL), their first losses to a conference opponent and first since March […]

Softball: Extra-inning victories give BU sweep of Army

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University softball (37-13, 15-0 PL) picked up another series sweep this weekend, this time against Army West Point (18-31, 8-7 PL). The final win extended the team’s NCAA-leading win streak to 26 games. However, the Terriers’ wins did not come easy — their one-run and two-run wins were their lowest margins […]

Softball: BU defeats Providence after strong third inning

By Hannah Yoshinaga  One inning was all it took for Boston University softball to beat Providence College on Sunday, ending with a final score of 3-1 after posting all of its runs in the third inning. With their victory over the Friars (21-11, 8-4 Big East), the Terriers (26-13, 6-0 PL) extended their win streak to 15 […]

Softball: Terrier pitching powers sweep of Harvard

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University softball (25-13, 6-0 PL) took two games against Harvard (12-15, 6-3 Ivy) on Tuesday, defeating the Crimson to extend its win streak to 14 games. Strikeout pitching by the Terriers helped to fuel the victory; junior pitcher Lizzy Avery K’d a career-best 12 hitters in game 2, while junior pitcher […]

Softball: BU extends win streak to 12 games with 3-0 series against Bucknell

By Michael Wax Boston University softball (23-13, 6-0 PL) extended its win streak to 12 games by sweeping Bucknell University (4-26, 1-5 PL), taking the three games by a combined score of 21-1. “I’m really proud of the kids,” said BU head coach Ashley Waters. “They knew their job was to come in here and […]

Softball: Terriers stay hot, extinguish UConn’s win streak

By Bobby Serafin  Wednesday’s contest saw Boston University softball (20-13) win its ninth-straight game. The Terriers took down the red-hot UConn Huskies, who came into the game with their own five-game win streak. BU leads the all-time series against UConn by a tally of 12-8, and the Terriers have won their last five matchups dating […]