Boston College women’s hockey decidedly defeated Holy Cross Saturday to sweep the two-game series and advance to 9-3 on the season.
Boston College women’s hockey got revenge on the team that knocked it out of the playoffs last year with a 5-3 win over UConn on Friday.
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.
Daryl Watts led the charge with two goals and an assist, and four different Eagles scored as BC women’s hockey dominated the Terriers 5-1 in the Hockey East Tournament semifinals Saturday.
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.