Boston College women’s hockey won its second game in as many days against Merrimack Saturday despite a late surge by the Warriors.
Boston College women’s hockey completed a sweep of its season-opening series against UNH with a 4-1 win over the Wildcats on Saturday.
Lindsay Agnew had three goals and two assists and the Eagles didn’t take their foot off the gas pedal, using a five-goal second period to cruise to an 8-0 rout of the visiting Warriors.
Cayla Barnes scored twice, and while BC nearly squandered a 4-1 third period lead, it hung on to escape New York with a one-goal win over the Orange to move to a perfect 4-0 on the season.
After losing a plethora of talent, including two Olympians and a trio of elite forwards, head coach Katie Crowley and the Eagles are aiming to overcome lower expectations ahead of the 2019-20 campaign.
A dual-sport athlete her first three years at BC, graduate student Kenzie Kent is now solely focused on the sport of lacrosse, but her goal remains the same: to bring home a national title.
Behind two goals from Erin Connolly and an overtime game-winner from Ryan Little, the Eagles punched their ticket to the Hockey East semifinals for the ninth year in a row.
Makenna Newkirk picked up three assists, Megan Keller scored, and the Eagles beat Maine 5-2 on senior day Friday afternoon. BC has now won four straight games.