After only playing two regular season games, Boston College field hockey faced off against UNC in the ACC tournament, ultimately falling 0-4.
In its first game of the season, Boston College field hockey struggled to generate offense against Louisville, falling 2-1 on the road.
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.
In a game where the result can turn on a dime and turnovers happen at the drop of a hat, it’s all about rebounding. Whether it’s a simple change of possession, a second-chance shot, or the comeback from a career-threatening injury, Boston College field hockey is no stranger to bouncing back. Mired in a three-game…
Having not won a conference game in over a month, the Eagles will travel to North Carolina on Thursday to kick off ACC Tournament play against a Virginia team that they defeated back in September.
The Eagles outshot the Terriers 10-5 and won more penalty corner opportunities than their local rival, but it was Eva van de Mierop who provided the winning moment, scoring the only goal of the game off a penalty corner six minutes into the second half.
Lucy Lytle found the back of the cage 25 seconds in, and BC never looked back, bouncing back from Friday night’s loss to UNC with a five-goal victory against the visiting Minutewomen.