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GUHOYAS| Senior infielder Ryan Weisenberg looks to get on base. Weisenberg had one hit in the series against Hartford.

BASEBALL & SOFTBALL | Baseball Continues Nonconference Slump; Softball Opens Big East Play With Series Win

After splitting its previous four-game series with Princeton, the Georgetown baseball team ran into another rough patch as it dropped all three home games in its series against Hartford on March 23 and 24. Meanwhile, during the same weekend, the Georgetown softball team bounced back from a 15-4 loss to[Read More…]

by March 27, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
SWANSON | The MLB’s Surprise Contender

SWANSON | The MLB’s Surprise Contender

Major League Baseball’s opening day March 28 commences the start of the baseball season. At the dawn of a new baseball season, every team is filled with the hope of capturing a World Series trophy. Thus, it is an appropriate time to shine a light on a surprise contender in[Read More…]

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MARGARET FOUBERG/ THE HOYA | Junior attack Natalia Lynch cradles by two UC Davis Defenders on March 24. Lynch tallied 2 goals and 2 assists in the win.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Georgetown Dominates UC Davis in Home Win

After three straight road losses, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team got its season back on track with a dominant 20-11 win at Cooper Field against University of California, Davis on March 24. The Hoyas (6-4) started the game with a goal from senior midfielder Francesca Whitehurst just three minutes into[Read More…]

by March 26, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
ELLIE STAAB/FOR THE HOYA | Senior attack Dan Bucaro pivots to get away from his defender. Bucaro scored a hat trick in the game against Marquette.

MEN’S LACROSSE | Comeback Bid Falls 1 Goal Short Against Marquette

In the first game of Big East conference play, the No. 14 Georgetown men’s lacrosse team fell 9-8 to unranked Marquette on Saturday, March 23, on Cooper Field. The Hoyas (7-2, 0-1 Big East) nearly completed a spectacular comeback, but the Golden Eagles (5-3, 1-0 Big East) stopped them just[Read More…]

by March 26, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
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SACHS | Steroid Use Faces Divergent Reactions Across Sports

On Super Bowl Sunday, the day when fans and the media prepare for the biggest game in all of American sports, I came across an unexamined issue with implications beyond football. This year, what caught my eye was an NFL Network segment dedicated to New England Patriots’ wide receiver Julian[Read More…]

by March 24, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS | Senior Alexa Popowitz was the top finisher for the Blue and Gray, finishing in 57th place.

MEN’S AND WOMEN’S GOLF | Hoyas Show Potential in Season Opener

The Georgetown women’s golf team started its spring season at Briar’s Creek Invitational hosted by the College of Charleston on March 18 and 19. Earlier in the week, the men’s team kicked things off at the University of South Florida Invitational in Tampa, Fla., on March 11 and 12. After[Read More…]

by March 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS | The Georgetown coed team placed third in the Graham Hall Intercoference Regatta behind Yale and the College of Charleston on March 16.

SAILING | Hoyas Earn Top-10 Finishes in 2 Regattas

The Georgetown sailing team competed in two regattas on Saturday, March 16, earning a top-ten finish in both. In the Graham Hall Interconference Regatta, hosted by Navy, the coed team placed third behind Yale University and the College of Charleston. Georgetown also finished seventh, one point behind Cornell, in the[Read More…]

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DERRICK ARTHUR CUDJOE/ THE HOYA | Junior guard Jagan Mosely beats his defender and looks to penetrate baseline against Harvard on March 20.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends With Loss to Harvard

The Georgetown men’s basketball team came up short against the visiting Harvard Crimson 71-68 in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament on March 20, concluding a rollercoaster season that was highlighted by the development of young stars. Senior center Jessie Govan shined in his final game for the[Read More…]

by March 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
ZANGWILL | Ravens’ Offseason Focused on Young Quarterback

ZANGWILL | Ravens’ Offseason Focused on Young Quarterback

In the beginning of the NFL’s offseason, every day has seemingly sent a star player to a new team. Le’Veon Bell’s signing with the New York Jets and the Cleveland Browns acquisition of  Odell Beckham Jr. may have provided the most headlines, but shifting pieces in Baltimore caught the eye[Read More…]

by March 21, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/ THE HOYA | Junior attack Jake Carraway fires a shot against Drexel on March 16. Carraway tallied 4 goals in the win.

MEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Edge Drexel For 5th Consecutive Win

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team continued a five-game winning streak last Saturday against Drexel, winning 13-10 and holding steady at No. 14 in the polls. A strong offensive performance for the Hoyas (7-1) gave them the edge over Drexel (3-4) who was coming off an upset victory over No. 11[Read More…]

by March 21, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top