The Eagles gave it their all in a tight first half against the undefeated Terrapins, but couldn’t seal the deal in the national title game.
In a memorable 2017 campaign, Boston College lacrosse head coach Acacia Walker not only broke the program record for wins, but also led her team to its first national championship in school history.
Ever since Kenzie Kent took the field, BC has looked like a different team. Now, the Eagles feature one of the most dangerous offenses in the country and are gearing up for their first national title game in program history.
The unseeded Eagles will look to throw a wrench in top-ranked Maryland’s undefeated season during the national title game on Sunday.
Another huge scoring outburst by two-sport star Kenzie Kent lifted the Eagles to their first-ever National Final against undefeated Maryland.
In April, North Carolina scored at least 15 runs in each of its wins over BC. On Thursday, in ACC Tournament pool play, the Tar Heels weren’t far off from reaching that mark again.
Johnny Piedmonte improved to 7-0 after tossing five strong innings in a 6-1 win against the Eagles in the ACC Tournament.
Seniors posed with their families and relatives of Eddie Pellagrini threw out the first pitches in a ceremony before the game.
The Eagles exploded offensively against the second-best defense in the nation to earn their first-ever NCAA Final Four berth.
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.