Just like the last six regular season meetings between the green line rivals, Sunday’s scrimmage between Boston College and Boston University went down to the wire.
The Eagles’ season-opening scrimmage against Massachusetts Lowell couldn’t have gone much better. Lockdown defense led to offensive domination, and consequently an eight-goal shutout.
Former UMass field hockey forward Nicole Cordero had her way with BC during her collegiate career. But now as an assistant to head coach Kelly Doton, it’s her job to help the Eagles make a postseason run.
No. 11 BC saw its season come to an end as No. 6 Connecticut dominated the Eagles 5-0 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
No. 7 Virginia proved why national rankings are more important than conference seeding in a 6-3 upset of No. 11 Boston College in the ACC Tournament opener.
The McCoy sisters want to make deep ACC Tournament and NCAA Tournament runs to cap off their illustrious careers as Eagles.
Field hockey’s three-game winning streak was snapped on Sunday, as it fell to UConn in overtime, 4-3. The game featured a back-and-forth battle between two ranked opponents. BC fought back from a one-goal deficit twice in regulation, before conceding the game-winning goal in overtime.
Boston College field hockey enjoyed a successful weekend, recording wins against both Wake Forest and Providence. BC defeated Wake Forest in regulation, while the Friars pushed the Eagles to double overtime.