Field hockey’s three-game winning streak was snapped on Sunday, as it fell to UConn in overtime, 4-3. The game featured a back-and-forth battle between two ranked opponents. BC fought back from a one-goal deficit twice in regulation, before conceding the game-winning goal in overtime.
Boston College men’s soccer kept it close and competitive throughout regulation and overtime, but Dylan Greenberg managed to score in the final seconds of the first overtime period to give UConn a 1-0 victory.
The Huskies scored three runs in the 11th inning, outlasting the Eagles in an 11-inning saga and handing them their fourth straight defeat.
After surrendering an RBI double and a walk in his first inning of relief, Bobby Skogsbergh faced the minimum number of batters in his final 3 1/3 innings of scoreless work.
Birdball looked asleep at the plate during its home opener on Tuesday against UConn, striking out 13 times in a 9-4 loss.
BC Athletics is also struggling to sell tickets to its game against Georgia Tech in Dublin, Ireland.
The Eagles move on to today’s final against Boston University with a win over the Huskies.
You already know the opponents, but with the ACC’s announcement Tuesday afternoon, the dates have been set for each of BC’s 12 football games in 2016.
The Eagles showed their streakiness, looking brilliant at times, slow at others, in a 3-3 tie with UConn.