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BASEBALL | GU Wins 1, Loses 2 in Road Series vs. East Tennessee State

BASEBALL | GU Wins 1, Loses 2 in Road Series vs. East Tennessee State

Last weekend, the Georgetown baseball team travelled to Johnson City, Tenn., for a three-game series against East Tennessee State University. The Hoyas lost the first two games but battled back with a season-high six doubles to capture the final game. Entering the series, the Hoyas (7-21) were in desperate need[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA | The No.22 ranked Hoyas have tallied a combined 41 goals in the last two games, both of which have resulted in wins.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | GU Dominates Butler in Conference Opener

In their Big East conference opener, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team traveled to Indianapolis, where they defeated Butler 21-3 on March 30. With this dominant victory, the Hoyas (7-4, 1-0 Big East), now ranked No. 22 in the nation, secured their second straight win, while the struggling Bulldogs (3-8, 0-1)[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends in WNIT Quarterfinals

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends in WNIT Quarterfinals

The Georgetown women’s basketball team finished its season with a 54-44 loss in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals at James Madison University on March 31. The contest was defined by a number of quick runs by James Madison that ultimately prevented the Hoyas from overtaking the Dukes. For Georgetown,[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOURBERG/ FOR THE HOYA | Freshman face off specialist James Reilly lines up at midfield and awaits the whistle against Drexel at Cooper Field on March 16.

MEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Drop 2nd Straight at No. 13 Denver

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team needs to control possession and find more effective roles for supporting offensive midfielders to have a chance at post-season success. The Hoyas lost their second game in a row with a score of 16-9 against the Denver Pioneers on the road this past weekend. The[Read More…]

by April 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
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CREW | Lightweight Men’s Team Starts Season With 2 Wins

The Georgetown men’s lightweight rowing team kicked off its spring season Saturday on Lake Carnegie in Princeton, N.J., to take on the Princeton Tigers and the University of Delaware Blue Hens. The Hoyas finished the day with two victories against Delaware and one against Princeton. The varsity boat, stroked by[Read More…]

by April 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
ZANGWILL | Zion Williamson is Going to be Great; LeBron James Already is Great

ZANGWILL | Zion Williamson is Going to be Great; LeBron James Already is Great

I thought I could make it past my fifth column. Week after week, I have resisted the urge to weigh in on debates over LeBron James, despite their frequency. What a better world it would be if all of the sports debate shows could give even one segment to tennis[Read More…]

by April 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
TENNIS | Men and Women Suffer Two Tough Losses

TENNIS | Men and Women Suffer Two Tough Losses

The men’s team got off to a slow start against a formidable opponent in the Midshipmen (21-13, 1-0 Patriot League), who entered the match with a strong record of 20-12. The Hoyas (3-10, 1-2 Big East) lost the doubles point and went on to lose the first two matches of[Read More…]

by March 30, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
KIRK ZEISER/THE HOYA| Freshman guard Nikola Kovacikova follows through while passing the ball. Kovacikova had seven points and five rebounds in the win over Providence.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Advance to 3rd Round of WNIT

The Georgetown women’s basketball team began its postseason journey by dominating Sacred Heart 90-59 on March 22 in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament. The women then followed this win with a 70-65 victory over the Harvard Crimson on March 24. Georgetown then kept its postseason alive[Read More…]

by March 28, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GILLIGAN | Evolution of the Point Guard in the NBA

GILLIGAN | Evolution of the Point Guard in the NBA

The point guard position is incredibly interesting because it has drastically evolved over time. In the early years of the NBA, the point guard was primarily a distributor. The job of the person playing this position was to bring the ball down the court, organize the offense and get the[Read More…]

by March 27, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS | The 4x400m relay team took first place for the Hoyas in the final event of the day on March 23 at the Penn Challenge

TRACK & FIELD | Hoyas Show Promise in 1st Outdoor Event of Season

The Georgetown track and field teams opened their outdoor seasons Saturday, March 23, in Philadelphia at the Penn Challenge. The season did not get off to a great start overall as the men’s team finished in fifth place and the women’s team finished in seventh. However, both teams showed signs[Read More…]

by March 27, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top