Northeastern and BC traded goals in the first half of Friday’s match. But toward the end of regulation, Frederique Haverhals found the back of the cage, all but sealing an Eagles victory on Senior Night.
Brooke Matherson, Caroline McGovern, Catherine Warner, and Fusine Govaert each netted goals in BC’s 4-0 shutout over New Hampshire.
After losing two of their last three games, the Eagles picked up the slack on Sunday, downing William and Mary, 3-0. The victory marked the team’s second shutout of 2017.
BC relied heavily on its defense and goaltender Sarah Dwyer to stay alive against North Carolina. It was only a matter of time before the Tar Heels delivered their finishing blow.
The head coach of BC field hockey wants her program to be a national powerhouse. To do that, she wants other teams to rejoice.
The past two years, the Eagles have struggled to pull out a win in the ACC/Big Ten Cup. But after Sunday’s game against Maryland, BC exited the early-season tournament on top.
BC fell to Northwestern in both of the ACC/Big Ten Cup’s first two years of existence. But on Friday, the Eagles finally knocked off the midwest powerhouse in a double-overtime thriller.