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    Anne Jeute and the undefeated Huskies are back in action this weekend.

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    Anne Jeute and the undefeated Huskies are back in action this weekend.
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    Oct. 4, 2013

    STORRS, Conn. - The second-ranked University of Connecticut field hockey team is set for a game Saturday at Providence at 12:30 p.m. and a contest against No. 9 Boston College on Sunday in Storrs at 2 p.m.  The Huskies are a spotless 9-0 this season, including 2-0 in Big East play. 

    Providence is led in scoring by Daniella Bernasconi's 13 goals.  No other Friar has more than two goals in 2013.  PC comes into Saturday with a 5-5 overall record, and a 1-1 mark in the Big East.  The team is outscoring the opposition 22-15 on the season and three of the five losses have come by one goal.   

    Ninth-ranked Boston College comes into the weekend with a 8-2 record and a 1-1 record in ACC play.  The Eagles are 2-2 against ranked teams this year, defeating No. 5 Syracuse, 6-3, and No. 19 Boston University, 1-0, and dropping contests to No. 14 UMass and No. 2 Maryland. 

    The Eagles held their own against the Terps, now ranked No. 1 in the nation.  Maryland outshot BC by a 13-7 count but the Eagles outshot the Terps 6-3 in the second half and held a 6-1 second-half penalty corner edge in the second stanza. 

    BC is led by Emma Plasteras' seven goals and nine assists while Emily McCoy has registered seven goals and one assist.  Seven different Eagles have accumulated at least two goals this season. 

    The Last Meeting
    Providence2
    Connecticut4
    September 28, 2012
    Storrs, Conn.
    No. 5 Field Hockey Improves to 10-0 With 4-2 Win Over PC
    Graduate student defender Louisa Boddy scored a pair of goals and added an assist to lift the No. 5 University of Connecticut field hockey team to a 4-2 victory over Providence College on Friday evening at the rain-soaked George J. Sherman Family Sports Complex in Storrs. With the win, UConn improves to a perfect 10-0 on the season and 3-0 in BIG EAST play. Providence slips to 5-4 overall, 1-1 in the loop.

    The Last Meeting
    Connecticut5
    Boston College1
    October 18, 2012
    Boston, Mass.
    Hunnable and Boddy Score Two Goals as No. 4 Field Hockey Trounces #16 BC, 5-1
    Sophomore forward Chloe Hunnable and graduate student back Louisa Baddy each scored two goals to lead the No. 4 University of Connecticut field hockey team to a 5-1 victory over No. 16 Boston College on Thursday evening in Chestnut Hill, Mass. With the victory, the Huskies improve to a perfect 16-0 on the season and run their regular-season winning streak to 26-straight games. The Eagles slip to 9-7.

    The Huskies are 27-10 all-time against BC, including a 5-1 victory on October 18 of last season.  UConn is 29-8-3 all-time against PC.


     

     

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