Behind Fusine Govaert’s late goal, the Eagles knocked off No. 25 Albany for their second consecutive win—a perfect recovery from a disappointing trip to Maryland the week prior.
Frederique Haverhals capped the Eagles’ two-goal comeback, finding the back of the net six minutes into double overtime, securing the team’s first ACC win since October 2016.
Sky Caron tied the game with just 4.8 seconds left to play on a penalty shot, but 12 minutes into the second overtime period Kirsten Mansfield slipped a shot past Jonna Kennedy to give Northwestern the victory.
Despite finding a late equalizer, the Eagles ran out of time when Maryland’s Madison Maguire responded with a goal in the final two minutes, handing them their first loss of the season.
The head coach of BC field hockey wants her program to be a national powerhouse. To do that, she wants other teams to rejoice.