Author Archives: Andy Backstrom

Boston College baseball

Eagles Hit Four Home Runs in Series-Clinching Win Over Notre Dame

Coming into its series against Notre Dame, BC had recorded just 11 home runs. Every other team in the ACC had hit at least 25. But on Saturday, the Eagles blasted four, en route to their fifth-straight victory.

Boston College lacrosse

Apuzzo Breaks Pair of Program Records in Win Over Canisius

Sam Apuzzo’s three goals and four assists in the win against Canisius were enough to break BC’s single-season scoring record and make her the first Eagle to ever log at least 100 points in a season.

Boston College baseball

Eagles Steal One Game From No. 17 Demon Deacons

BC may not have won its weekend series against Wake Forest, but Dan Metzdorf’s shutout performance on Saturday was just enough to keep the Eagles in the hunt for the last spot in the ACC Tournament.

Ky Bowman

Statement Season: Ky Bowman’s Freshman Campaign Disproves Doubters

At first, Ky Bowman was an inconsistent role player. Now, he’s one of the ACC’s best and, as a result, The Heights’ Breakout Male Athlete of the Year.

Boston College softball

North Carolina State’s Silverman Shuts Down Eagles Offense

After recording nine hits and five runs against Peyton Silverman on Friday, BC failed to muster any sort of offense against the North Carolina State freshman in the second game of the series.