Led by head coach Neil Roberts, the Boston University menís soccer team return 18 letter winners for its inaugural season in the Patriot League. 2012 America East All-Conference honoree Anthony Ciccone and 2011 America East Defender of the Year Kelvin Madzongwe will serve as team co-captains. The Terriersí schedule includes five 2012 NCAA tournament participants this season.
Led by head coach Nancy Feldman, the Boston University womenís soccer team returns 10 starters, including 2013 Patriot League preseason Offensive Player of the Year Madison Clemens, from last yearís 12-6-1 squad that captured its sixth straight America East regular-season title. The Terriers have a 19-game schedule, highlighted by four contests against 2012 NCAA tournament participants.
Led by head coach Sally Starr, the Boston University field hockey team will host 11 of its 18 matches this season at New Balance Field and will open the new state-of-the-art facility against Ohio University on Saturday, Aug. 31. This season marks the first time the Terriers will have an AstroTurf field of their own after playing at other local universities for the past 11 years.
On July 1, Boston University officially moved 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh, Loyola Maryland and Navy .
Located within Boston University's impressive $225-million John Hancock Student Village, Agganis Arena is a state-of-the-art, multipurpose sports and entertainment center. A 290,000-square foot premier venue, it serves as home for the hockey and basketball teams and also for many other events, including past concerts by Carrie Underwood and Kings of Leon.
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AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12: Served as a team captain ... Started all 32 games ... Averaged 7.8 points per game and 8.4 rebounds per game ... Totaled four double-doubles on the season ... Scored eight points and added six rebounds in WNIT game at St. Joseph's ... Posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds in AE semifinals against UMBC (March 4) ... Pulled down team-high 11 rebounds and added four points at Hartford (Feb. 25) ... Contributed 13 points, including career-high two 3-pointers, and nine rebounds against UMBC (Feb. 22) ... Went 6-of-6 from the field for 14 points and nine rebounds against Albany (Feb. 18) ... Team leader in rebounds in 17 games ... Posted a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds against Stony Brook (Feb. 11) ... Had a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds at Maine (Feb. 8) ... Led team with nine rebounds and matched that with nine points at Binghamton (Feb. 4)... Chipped in nine points, six rebounds and four assists against Vermont (Feb. 1)..Matched season-high with 14 rebounds to go with six points at UMBC (Jan. 25)... Posted seven points and six rebounds against Hartford (Jan 22) ...Grabbed team-high 10 rebounds and added nine points and three assists at Albany (Jan. 16) ... Added eight points and seven rebounds at Stony Brook (Jan. 14) ... Grabbed game-high 12 rebounds and added six points against Maine (Jan. 12) ... Nearly had a double-double with team-high 10 rebounds and nine points against Binghamton (Jan. 8)... Named to Fordham Classic All-Tournament Team ... Posted 10 points and eight rebounds vs. Navy (Dec. 30) ...Pulled down seven rebounds and added six points vs. Coppin State (Dec. 29) ... Grabbed 10 boards in 100th career game at Boston College (Dec. 13) ... Hauled in team-high 13 boards against Marist (Dec. 10) ... Posted a double-double with 14 points and 14 rebounds by going 6-of-6 from the field at Yale (Dec. 7) ... Nearly had a double-double against Richmond with eight points and a team-high 13 rebounds (Nov. 18).
AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11: Started all 31 games ... Averaged a career-best 7.7 ppg and 7.7 rpg ... Second on the team in blocks (20) ... Against UMBC (Feb. 3) scored a team-high 16 points to go along with six rebounds in 26 minutes ... Recorded second-straight double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds at UVM on Jan. 9 ... Poured in a career-best 19 points on 9-for-11 shooting to go along with 10 rebounds at New Hampshire (Jan. 6) ... Dished out a career-high five assists vs. Maine (Jan. 2) ... In a career-high 38 minutes brought in a season-high 11 boards vs. Northeastern (Dec. 6) ... Recorded her first double-double of the season at URI (Dec. 1) with 10 points and 10 rebounds ... Had one of her best games of the season vs. Harvard (Nov. 23), scoring 14 points on 7-for-15 shooting ... Matched a then-season high for rebounds (8) and scored eight vs. No. 17 Texas (Nov. 21) ... In 30 minutes vs. Yale (Nov. 17), scored six points with eight rebounds ... Scored three points and brought down six boards in the season opener vs. Boston College (Nov. 12).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10: Started in 27 contests and averaged 6.2 ppg and 4.8 rpg ... In 73-64 winover Vermont (Jan. 18), pulled down 12 boards in 32 minutes ... On 5-for-6 shooting, posted 11 points to go along with two steals at Harvard (Dec. 6) ... In her first career start, recorded her first double-double,scoring 14 points and adding 10 rebounds at St. John's (Nov. 21)... Pulled down seven boards and recorded a career-high two steals in 47-35 win at Rhode Island (Nov. 18) ... Swatted three shots at Massachusetts (Nov. 15) and brought down five boards ... In the season opener at Kentucky (Nov. 13), poured in a career-high 14 points on 4-for-7 shooting and 6-for-9 free throw shooting.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09: Appeared in 28 games and averaged 2.0 ppg ... In seven minutes at Maine (Jan. 24), dished out a career high three assists ... Was 4-for-5 from the free-throw line and went on to post eight points vs. New Hampshire (Jan. 21) ... Posted a season-best nine points on 4-for-7 ﬁeld goal shooting vs. Binghamton (Jan. 14) ... In 10 minutes of action, collected eight boards and earned one block and one steal at Stony Brook (Jan. 7) ... Recorded ﬁrst career block against St. John's (Dec. 30) ... Posted a six points vs. Central Michigan (Nov. 30) ... Saw a season-best 20 minutes of action at No. 20 Ohio State (Nov. 29) and posted ﬁve points on 2-for-10 ﬁeld-goal shooting ... In 20 minutes, posted ﬁve points to go along with a career-best 10 boards vs. Portland (Nov. 23) ... In 15 minutes, brought down ﬁve boards and swiped two shots vs. Siena (Nov. 20) ... Made collegiate debut at URI (Nov. 14) off the bench and played four minutes.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY: Was a two-time Boston Herald All-Scholastic and Cape Ann All-League honoree ... As a senior at Masconomet, was a McDonald's All-America nominee and Wendy's Heisman Award candidate ... Member of the 1,000-point and 1,000-rebound club at Masconomet Regional ... Garnered numerous local honors that included the Salem Evening News Rookie of the Year in 2006 and Player of the Year accolades as a sophomore and senior ... In senior campaign, named to the Boston Herald dream team and the Boston Globe super team ... Was also named the Cape Ann League MVP as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born on June 20, 1990 ... Daughter of Greg and Liz Stewart ... Has three siblings, Greg, Olivia and Brooke ... Her father played baseball and football at Boston College ... Enrolled in the College of Communications as a broadcast journalism major ... Is a member of the Catholic Women's Club at BU.