For much of the contest, the Eagles were locked into a tight battle with the Blue Devils, but a 9-1 goal run in the second half allowed BC to coast to yet another ranked win.
After being the first team to limit the Tar Heels to single digits, BC picked up another marquee win and proved that it has somehow become even better since the 2018 campaign.
In the latest edition of our weekly roundup, we take a look at men’s hockey winning its Hockey East Tournament quarterfinal against Providence, lacrosse blowing out Georgetown to move to 9-0, and more.
Sam Apuzzo created some separation atop the nation’s scoring chart with eight goals and two assists in Annapolis, recording her fourth-career 10-point performance amid a lopsided Eagles victory.
BC is one of just two teams in the country with four players on this year’s Watch List, the other being Florida. Only Maryland has more, with six potential candidates.
Sam Apuzzo scored eight goals, Kenzie Kent had six assists, and BC used a dominant second half to erase all doubt against an overmatched Dartmouth side on Wednesday afternoon.
Despite trailing 7-2 at one point, the Eagles came roaring back, beating the 11th-ranked Orange behind seven goals from Sam Apuzzo.
Kenzie Kent flourished in her return to lacrosse, leading the team in points (nine) and goals (five) and helping the Eagles cruise by the Terriers.
With two of the nation’s best attackers, a dynamic midfield, and back-to-back championship appearances under their belts, the Eagles enter 2019 with high hopes for a first title.
The Eagles earned the No. 1 ranking because of a roster that features reigning Teewaaraton Award winner Sam Apuzzo and is certainly one of the most talented in the country and the top recruiting class in the country.