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 scored BC’s lone goal, but it wasn’t enough as the Golden Knights punched through in the final minutes of regulation and scored with five minutes left in overtime to end BC’s season.
Makenna Newkirk picked up three assists, Megan Keller scored, and the Eagles beat Maine 5-2 on senior day Friday afternoon. BC has now won four straight games.
Daryl Watts and Lindsay Agnew both found the net for the Eagles, but BC simply couldn’t overcome seven different penalties and dropped a tough 3-2 decision to New Hampshire Saturday.
Megan Keller scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Eagles past a resilient Merrimack team, snapping a brief two-game losing streak.
Daryl Watts scored twice for the Eagles, but the Friars’ Christina Putigna responded with two goals of her own, including an empty-netter with just over a minute left that ended any chances of a BC comeback.
Eight different players recorded points, Maddy McArthur stopped 22 of 23 shots, and the Eagles won their 10th home opener in 12 tries under head coach Katie Crowley.
Savannah Norcross scored her first career goal on Saturday, while Daryl Watts picked up right where she left off in 2017, but it wasn’t enough as the Eagles fell twice to Minnesota Duluth to open their season.