Articles by: Brendan Dolan

AMANDA VAN ORDER/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in Georgetown's 69-66 loss to Duquesne on Monday. White went 11-13 at the free throw line.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falls to Duquesne in 2nd Round of NIT

After securing a double-digit victory against Delaware in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament, Georgetown women’s basketball found itself in a position it had not been in since 2009: the second round of the WNIT. The Duquesne Dukes were next on the docket and were set to[Read More…]

by March 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
Senior guard DiDi Burton averaged 4.3 points per game and 4 assists per game this season.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falls to DePaul in Its 1st Big East Semifinal Since 1999

After securing the sixth seed in the conference tournament, the Georgetown women’s basketball team squared off against third-seeded Villanova in the opening round of the Big East tournament. Villanova’s combined margin of victory in the two teams’ earlier two matchups in the season was only three points. The third meeting[Read More…]

by March 10, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points in Georgetown’s win against DePaul last Friday and 27 points in Saturday’s loss to Marquette. Her efforts were enough to win Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Defeats Big East Leader DePaul

As the Hoyas embarked on their most difficult road stretch of the season, one thing became certain: The team would have to put forth its best performance against the top two seeds in the Big East to have any chance of pulling off wins. Georgetown did just that last weekend[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
Senior forward Cynthia Petke notched her 11th double-double of the season against Villanova, scoring 12 points with 14 rebounds.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Suffers 2nd Loss to Villanova on the Season

With hopes of finishing its three-game road trip undefeated, the Georgetown women’s basketball team travelled to Villanova last Saturday looking to avenge last month’s 60-58 loss at home. The Hoyas clawed their way back from a 14-point deficit in the third quarter of a hotly contested game in which no[Read More…]

by February 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
Senior forward Cynthia Petke tallied a career-high 26 points as well as 13 rebounds in Friday's win over Marquette.  The senior followed up the performance with a game-high 24 points against DePaul on Sunday, enough to earn her Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Powers Past Marquette, Falls to DePaul

After dropping four of five games to begin the new year and seeing its ranking plummet to eighth in the Big East, the Georgetown women’s basketball team flipped the season’s script with an 85-58 victory over top-seeded Marquette last Friday, only to fall 78-62 to DePaul on Sunday. The Marquette[Read More…]

by January 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White, left, leads the team with 17.6 points per game and ranks second with 7.0 rebounds per game. White scored her 1,000th point against FIU on Wednesday.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | White Scores 1,000th Point, Hoyas Improve to 4-3

After dropping three straight games and seeing their record dip below .500, the Georgetown women’s basketball team bounced back to 4-3 by defeating Northwestern and Florida International University this week. The Hoyas’ thrilling 55-54 win over Northwestern proved to be their only bright spot during their stay in Nashville for[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top