Lucy Lytle and Caroline McGovern scored for the Eagles, lifting them to a 2-1 victory over Albany on Sunday afternoon.
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.
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.
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.
Boston College field hockey suffered its second straight overtime loss in a crushing defeat to UMass. Lucy Lytle’s contributed two goals, but the Minutewomen claimed the 3-2 victory.