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Baseball Hall of Fame | The disgraced 2017 Houston Astros do not deserve to come anywhere close to the gilded halls of Cooperstown.

OUT OF LEFT FIELD: My Hall of Shame Ballot

By Eilat Herman, Hoya Sports Columnist February 23, 2024

The second the New York Yankees — embarrassingly — were mathematically eliminated from the 2023 playoffs, I circled March 28 on my calendar. That would be the next time I could forget about my to-do...

MEN’S LACROSSE | From the Hilltop to the Hall: Kyle Sweeney’s Journey to Stardom

MEN’S LACROSSE | From the Hilltop to the Hall: Kyle Sweeney’s Journey to Stardom

By Oliver Ni January 19, 2024

Kyle Sweeney (MSB ’03) remembers the very first lacrosse game he watched: 1992, Springfield Cougars vs. Episcopal Academy Churchmen, Pennsylvania high school state championship. “I had never seen...

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Georgetowns Athletic Hall of Fame Inducted seven new members on Feb. 9. From left to right: Stephen Iorio, Daniel Martin, Ebiho Ahokhai, Melissa Tytko, Paul Tagliabue, Matthew Rienzo and Janne Kouri, front.

Georgetown Inducts 7 Alumni Into Athletics Hall of Fame

By Vikram Sud February 22, 2018

Seven former Georgetown student-athletes were elected to the Georgetown Hall of Fame by the Georgetown University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics on Feb. 9. The seven inductees were Daniel...

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

By Paolo B. Santamaria October 7, 2016

Two years after breaking ground on the $62-million Thompson Athletic Center, the Georgetown community gathered to dedicate the campus’ new five-floor athletic facility. The facility serves as a marked...

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Former NBA star Allen Iverson averaged a program record of 23 points per game during his two-year career at Georgetown.

Commentary | Iverson Leaves Lasting Legacy

By Paolo B. Santamaria April 8, 2016

Allen Iverson, former Georgetown basketball player and NBA star, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. Iverson is many things: a former NBA MVP, an NBA All-Star,...

Basketball | Iverson Inducted to Hall of Fame

By Madeline Auerbach April 5, 2016

Allen Iverson, former Georgetown basketball player and NBA star, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. Iverson played for the Georgetown men’s basketball team...

The Year of the No-Hitter

The Year of the No-Hitter

By Robert DePaolo May 30, 2014

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett threw the first no-hitter of the season last Sunday against the Philadelphia Phillies, the 21st in Dodgers history and the 283rd in baseball history, but as...

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HALL OF FAME | Mourning Selected to HOF

By Carolyn Maguire April 8, 2014

Former Georgetown center Alonzo Mourning (COL ’92) is an Olympic Gold Medalist, an NBA Champion and now a Hall of Famer. On Monday afternoon, it was announced that Mourning was selected to the...

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Quinn was well-known at Yates, where he taught boxing for 10 years.

Quinn, GU Boxing Champion, Dies

By Katherine Richardson January 28, 2014

  Most Georgetown students may not know the name Tom Quinn (CAS ’55), but many would recognize him. The United States Marine, actor and Georgetown boxing legend-turned-coach was a fixture...

No Matter the Label, Flacco Proves Worth

By Laura Wagner January 28, 2013

Elite: adjective. Representing the most choice or select; the best. We may know Merriam-Webster’s definition of the word, but when it comes to NFL quarterbacks, fans and pundits alike struggle to...

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