September 19, 1998
Syracuse freshman Patrice Bernier scored two goals to lead the Orangemen past the Boston College Eagles, 3-0, in Syracuse, N.Y.
The Orangemens Gabriel Gervais scored the game-winning goal in the ninth minute off an assist from Jeff Knittel. Bernier tallied an unassisted goal at 49:48 and capped the scoring at 81:16.
Boston College sophomore Chris Hamblin (Bristol, England) made two saves. Syracuses Dan Hobson made five saves.
Boston College falls to 3-2-1 overall, 0-1 in the BIG EAST, while the Orangemen improve to 2-2 on the season, 2-1 in BIG EAST play. The Eagles will return to action on Sunday, September 20 when they travel to Jamaica, N.Y. to battle BIG EAST rival St. Johns.
at Syracuse, N.Y.
Boston College (3-2-1) 0 0 - 0
Syracuse (2-2-0) 1 2 - 3
Scoring: SU, Gabriel Gervais (Jeff Knittel)
8:41; SU, Patrice Bernier (unassisted) 49:48;
SU, Bernier (Anthony Iannone) 81:16.
Saves: BC, Chris Hamblin 2; SU, Dan Hobson 5.
Shots: BC, 7; SU, 14.