First-half goals from Mike Suski, Kristofer Konradsson, and Stefan Sigurdarson powered BC to a convincing 3-0 shutout of the visiting Bulldogs.
Sarah Dwyer made seven saves in regulation, then came up with the game-winning stop in the seventh round of a penalty shootout, as the Eagles beat Louisville to advance to their first-ever Final Four.
Elizabeth Warner scored the game-winning goal with just over one minute to play, Margo Carlin added a tally just before halftime, and the Eagles beat Northwestern, 2-1, in the NCAA Tournament.
North Carolina is the odds-on favorite after an undefeated regular season and ACC tournament run, but there are plenty of intriguing players and teams headed into the NCAA Tournament.
Fusine Govaert’s walk-off winner powered Boston College field hockey past No. 4 Virginia 1-0 and into the ACC title game for the first time in program history on Friday night.
Darcy Clement scored her first career goal, Jaime Natale added an empty-netter, and BC held the Demon Deacons to zero shots in the quarterfinal win.
It’s been a year of firsts for Boston College field hockey, and on Thursday afternoon, the Eagles will aim to continue that trend. No. 9 BC (11-6, 4-2 Atlantic Coast) registered a program-best four wins in conference play and finished above .500 in the conference under head coach Kelly Doton for the first time in…