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GOLF | Women Finish Last, Men Prepare for Big East Tourney

As the Georgetown men’s golf team prepares for the beginning of their Big East championship, the women’s squad is looking ahead to next spring after an eighth-place finish in their conference tournament. Held April 22-24 in Orlando, South Florida emerged as the victor in the women’s championship. The Hoyas’ 103-over[Read More…]

by April 27, 2012 0 comments Sports

Big East Needs More Moves Like SMU’s

As if conference realignment hadn’t injected enough uncertainty into the Big East’s future, two recent major offseason decisions will go a long way toward shaping Georgetown’s league in the both the near future and the long term. First the Big East excluded Connecticut from the 2013 Big East tournament, meaning[Read More…]

by April 20, 2012 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Syracuse Blowout Ends Four-Game Win Streak

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Syracuse Blowout Ends Four-Game Win Streak

The No. 14 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team knew exactly what to expect Saturday from second-ranked Syracuse, (10-2, 4-0 Big East) but never managed to figure out how to stop them. The Hoyas fell to the Orange, 22-11, in what was an uneven affair right from the get-go. The loss snapped[Read More…]

by April 17, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Pick Up First Big East Win

After nine tries, Georgetown’s softball team (17-26, 2-9 Big East) finally won its first Big East game Saturday afternoon against St. John’s. After notching their first league win, the Hoyas got another in the second game of the doubleheader Saturday but couldn’t complete the sweep Sunday. Freshman pitcher Lauren O’Leary’s outstanding seven-inning[Read More…]

by April 17, 2012 0 comments Sports

TRACK AND FIELD | Relay Teams Shine at Colonial Relays in Va.

From an early age, athletes hear coaches preach that their players should only focus on the next game. Looking too far ahead is dangerous. But in track, only one contest matters: the national championships. “The thing with outdoor track is that the biggest priority is to get people qualified for[Read More…]

by April 17, 2012 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Hope to Earn Big East Bid

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Hope to Earn Big East Bid

With the season hanging in the balance this weekend as they compete against Rutgers, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team couldn’t be faulted for being a bit distracted during Wednesday night’s game against out-of-conference foe and No. 5-ranked Maryland (17-3, 3-2 ACC). TheHoyas (8-7, 4-3 Big East) fell into a 12-3 halftime[Read More…]

by March 27, 2012 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Loss Ends Impressive Season

Senior Jason Clark’s attempt at a game-tying three sailed past the rim, the buzzer sounded and, just like that, it was all over. A season that began with low expectations came to a disappointing end in Columbus at the hands of North Carolina State, as the Hoyas were dominated on the glass[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Draws Fresno St in Tourney

When No. 5 seed Georgetown (22-8) makes its third consecutive NCAA tournament appearance in an opening round date with No. 12 seed Fresno State (28-5) Sunday afternoon, this year’s veteran squad will hope to hit the Big Dance floor with some new moves in Chapel Hill, N.C. The Blue and[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments Sports

TRACK AND FIELD | Last-Chance Meets Give Hoyas a Final Opportunity

Fresh off the Big East indoor track and field championship — where the women finished first and the men placed eighth — several Georgetown track and field athletes will compete in two last-chance meets this weekend. The Hoyas will send the men’s distance medley relay team and the women’s 4×400[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 0 comments Sports

‘Top’ Underachievers Of College Basketball

The 10th conference game seems like a good time to take a look at which NCAA teams have been the biggest disappointments of the season so far. This list isn’t a prediction of future success. At this point last season, Connecticut probably would have appeared in this space. Of course,[Read More…]

by February 2, 2012 0 comments Sports