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MAGGIE FOUBERG/THE HOYA | Freshman midfielder Julia Leas escapes the defense to fire a shot on net

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Fall on Road at UVA, Bounce Back With Win at Lafayette

The No. 15 Georgetown women’s soccer squad had two contests last week, one at No. 5 University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., and another at home against Lafayette. The Hoyas fell to Virginia’s talented squad but bounced back with a dominant win over the Lafayette Leopards. The Hoyas began the[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS | Even from the tee box, the Hoyas struggled mightily at the Cougar Classic

WOMEN’S GOLF | Hoyas’ Struggles Leads to Last Place Finish at Cougar Classic

The Georgetown women’s golf team traveled to Charleston, S.C., on Monday for the Cougar Classic tournament. The Hoyas struggled mightily, finishing last out of the 17 teams competing with a score of 58-over par 922. Vanderbilt finished first at 27-under par and with Wake Forest on their heels at 26-under[Read More…]

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FREE KICK | Neymar Overvalued in the Transfer Drama of the Past Year

FREE KICK | Neymar Overvalued in the Transfer Drama of the Past Year

After months of speculation about being involved in a transfer, the highly anticipated return of Neymar to his former club Futbol Club Barcelona officially stalled Sept. 1. Despite making his intentions to leave his club clear to the world, the world’s most expensive player will remain at Paris Saint-Germain —[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS | Quarterback Gunther Johnson and sophomore wide receiver Joshua Thomas celebrate one of Johnson's touchdowns.

FOOTBALL | Hoya Offense Erupts in Home Victory Over Marist

Following a loss to Davidson to open the season, the Georgetown football team sought to score their first win of the season against Marist last Saturday. The Hoyas bounced back from last week’s loss in a major way with a 43-3 blowout win. The Hoyas made notable improvement in the[Read More…]

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ON THIN ICE | 2019’s NHL Free Agency Period Can Change Its Format for Years to Come

ON THIN ICE | 2019’s NHL Free Agency Period Can Change Its Format for Years to Come

As much as I wish hockey season was just around the corner, it is still a whole 21 days away. While that seems like an eternity for fans before the season begins, it also means just three weeks remain for this year’s restricted free agent class to get signed. Restricted[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS | Freshman forward Ellie Maransky sets her sights upfield during the Hoyas' latest road trip.

FIELD HOCKEY | Hoyas Split Latest Road Trip, Beating Longwood and Falling to James Madison

After splitting their first two home games of the season, the Georgetown University women’s field hockey team (2-2) took to the road for two early season tests against Longwood University (1-2) and James Madison (2-2). While both were closely contested battles, Georgetown beat Longwood 2-1 but fell to James Madison[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS | Sophomore outside hitter Elissa Barbosa spikes the ball over the net during the Bulldog Invite.

VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Struggle in 0-3 Weekend at Bulldog Invite

After starting the season off strong at the Georgetown Classic in which they won three of their four matches, the Georgetown women’s volleyball team was back in action at the Bulldog Invite in McDonough Arena. Despite the home court advantage, the Hoyas fell short in each of their three matches.[Read More…]

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COMMENTARY | MLB’s Juiced Baseballs are Not a Problem for Fans

COMMENTARY | MLB’s Juiced Baseballs are Not a Problem for Fans

Major League Baseball is in the midst of a juicing epidemic far different from the performance-enhancing drug usage in the 1990s, and this one is actually not a problem for the game at all. The set of 10 MLB seasons spanning from 1993 to 2002 has long stood as a[Read More…]

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SUD | UEFA Is Getting Far More Attention Than Necessary

The Union of European Football Associations Champions League is the unquestioned pinnacle of each club soccer season, and for good reason: not only is it the only competition that combines all of the top European teams from across leagues, but it also has the most volatility and unpredictability, leaving its[Read More…]

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FOOTBALL | Hoyas’ Comeback Falls Short at Davidson

FOOTBALL | Hoyas’ Comeback Falls Short at Davidson

After a nine-month hiatus and an intense training camp, the Georgetown football squad took the field to face off against the Davidson Wildcats. While Georgetown managed to keep Davidson in check offensively, the Hoyas ultimately fell 27-20 after a late comeback came up short. This nonconference battle provided a solid[Read More…]

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