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.
Sam Apuzzo had five goals and Kate Weeks added four more as the Eagles dominated the Orange, 21-10, in the NCAA Second Round.
Brian Rapp and Dan Metzdorf both tossed five scoreless innings as the Eagles beat the Bobcats twice on Saturday afternoon.
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.
The Irish battled back to tie the game in the seventh, then scored four more in the eighth to eliminate the Eagles, 9-5.
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.
Sam Apuzzo, The Heights’ 2016-17 female breakout athlete of the year, is all over the national leaderboard for women’s lacrosse.
Brian Rapp pitched seven strong innings, Gian Martellini crushed a three-run homer, and BC beat the Hurricanes, 9-2, on Sunday afternoon.
Senior Tatiana Cortez showed up on Senior Day, hitting two home runs en route to a BC win over NC State.
Hunter Tackett went deep again, one of four Miami home runs on Saturday, as the Eagles wasted a good outing from Dan Metzdorf in a 14-5 loss.