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Longtime Boston College men’s hockey assistant coach Mike Cavanaugh has been offered the head coaching job at UConn, according to Mike Anthony of the Hartford Courant.
UConn Athletic Director Warde Manuel interviewed three candidates for the job last week: Cavanaugh, UConn interim coach David Berard and former Denver coach George Gwozdecky. It has been speculated that the school was looking for a coach with a Hockey East background as the Huskies prepare to make the jump from Atlantic Hockey after next season.
Cavanaugh has spent the last 18 seasons at Conte Forum with legendary head coach Jerry York, the past nine seasons as associate head coach. During his time behind the bench, Boston College has won four national championships (2001, 2008, 2010, 2012) in 10 trips to the Frozen Four, and has won nine Hockey East Tournament championships. He is considered one of the best recruiters in college hockey. He will need to de...
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Boston College center fielder Maria Pandolfo may have made the play of the year in college softball last night.
Pandolfo tracked down an absolute laser hit by Georgia Tech’s Alysha Rudnik, ultimately crashing into the wall while hanging onto the ball to make an amazing catch. She was even able to eventually right herself and stay in the field of play.
The camera angle is also...
Move over Mike Trout, Boston College center fielder Maria Pandolfo may have something to teach you about snagging home runs.
During the third inning of BC’s Sunday matchup with Georgia Tech, Alysha Rudnik got ahold of one, sending the ball to deep center. Unfortunately for Rudnik, that’s where Pandolfo plays, as the latter came up with a home-run-saving grab so awesome it even...
Boston College’s Maria Pandolfo made one of the better catches in any game we have seen this year when her Eagles took on Georgia Tech recently. The video was shot from a center field viewpoint just beyond the fence and it captured Maria jumping over the wall and snagging the would be home run from just a few feet away. Pretty incredible catch and filming effort.
Purdue will play Boston College in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, as announced on Wednesday.
Pennsylvania outside linebacker Tyler Burke has 11 offers, with Boston College the latest to reach out this past Friday. Most of these schools are on the Atlantic seaboard, and with Stanford yet to offer, all lie east of the Mississippi. Yet the Cardinal stand out, and not only on a map, as the junior told The Bootleg this weekend.
UConn has found its man to lead Huskies hockey into Hockey East. Former Boston College assistant coach Mike Cavanaugh will be introduced as UConn new men's ice hockey coach during a press conference Thursday at 1 p.m. in the Burton Family Football Complex in Storrs.