No. 6 Duke at Boston College
Apr. 6, 2013 l 1 p.m.
Newton, Mass. l Newton Campus Lacrosse and Soccer Complex
No. 6 Duke Continues ACC Swing with Saturday Contest at Boston College
Sixth-ranked Duke (9-2, 2-2 ACC) visits Boston College (5-6, 2-2 ACC) in its third consecutive ACC contest Saturday, Apr. 6 at 1 p.m. in Newton, Mass. … The Blue Devils have won three straight road contests entering the weekend matchup and are 6-0 this season against unranked foes … The Eagles enter the mid-week matchup with a 5-6 ledger after defeating Virginia, 10-7, on March 30.
Boston College Series History
Saturday’s contest marks the 12th all-time meeting between Duke and Boston College with the Blue Devils undefeated in the all-time series at 11-0 ... Duke is 5-0 against the Eagles in games played in Newton.
Last Time We Met
The last meeting between the two teams came on April 7, 2012 at Koskinen Stadium in Durham ... Both squads were ranked inside the top-20 nationally heading into the matchup, with the sixth-ranked Blue Devils topping No. 20 Boston College, 12-11, in a come-from-behind victory ... 2012 graduate Emma Hamm led the way for Duke with two goals and three assists, in addition to eight draw controls ... Sophomore Taylor Trimble also added a pair of goals in the win ... The Blue Devils won the draw control battle by a 16-9 margin and converted on all three free position opportunities ... In goal, 2012 graduate Mollie Mackler totaled six saves, including four off free position shots.