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Team of the Year: Women’s Soccer Reaches Final Four

In a season of remarkable firsts for the Georgetown women’s soccer team, one moment stands out, etched in players’ memories: the final whistle on a sunny early November afternoon at Shaw Field, marking the end of a 2-0 victory over Marquette and the team’s first ever Big East Tournament championship.[Read More…]

by April 21, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Graduate student guard and leading scorer Rodney Pryor has been a bright spot on Georgetown this season. Pryor ranks third in the Big East in scoring with 18.1 points per game. (FILE PHOTO: DERRICK ARTHUR)

COMMENTARY: Students Lose Faith in Basketball Team

Immediately after the final buzzer sounded at an exasperated Verizon Center on Wednesday night, music blared to drown out an all-too-familiar chant from the departing students and fans: “Fire Thompson!” A 67-65 loss to Big East basement-dweller DePaul did more than guarantee the Hoyas another losing season in conference play;[Read More…]

by February 24, 2017 30 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Women’s Soccer | Corboz Legacy Continues

Sibling rivalries are competitive. In the case of junior midfielder Rachel Corboz, the rivalry is with her older sister Daphne Corboz, and their competition comes at the highest levels of women’s soccer. This season, Georgetown’s (20-3-3, 6-1-2 Big East) success has given Corboz a leg-up in the sibling rivalry. “They[Read More…]

by December 6, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | Historic Season Ends in Final Four

Women’s Soccer | Historic Season Ends in Final Four

As the University of Southern California celebrated on the far side of Avaya Stadium in San Jose, Calif., Head Coach Dave Nolan spoke to his exhausted, teary-eyed team in the postgame huddle last Friday. “The last thing I told them was just look around, look at your surroundings: if we’re[Read More…]

by December 6, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Georgetown advanced to the College Cup after graduate student forward Crystal Thomas, second from left, scored a late goal in the team's 1-0 victory over Santa Clara last weekend.

Women’s Soccer | GU Prepares for Historic First College Cup Appearance

Having advanced to the College Cup with a win over Santa Clara last weekend, the No. 2 Georgetown women’s soccer team will take on No. 7 USC in San Jose, Calif., Friday at 7:30 p.m. EST in its first ever trip to the  Final Four. Joining the Hoyas (20-2-3, 6-1-2[Read More…]

by December 2, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Advance to First Final Four in School History

For the first time in program history, the No. 2/5 Georgetown women’s soccer team reached the final four of the NCAA soccer tournament, the College Cup, with a 1-0 victory over the Santa Clara Broncos on Sunday. The Hoyas (20-2-3, 6-1-2 Big East), who have conceded one goal in the[Read More…]

by November 29, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Women’s Soccer | Elite Eight Awaits As Hoyas Down Cavaliers

For the second time in program history, the No. 5 Georgetown women’s soccer team advanced the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament, after beating No. 15 Virginia (15-5-2, 6-2-2 ACC) by a 2-0 score Sunday afternoon in the third round. Despite the severe wind affecting the quality of play, the Hoyas[Read More…]

by November 21, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Women’s Soccer | Scarlet Knights to Pose 2nd Round Test

Having already broken the Georgetown record for most wins in a season with 17 victories, the Georgetown women’s soccer team looks to further extend that mark in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Friday at Shaw Field against No. 22 Rutgers. The Hoyas (17-2-3, 6-1-2 Big East) played[Read More…]

by November 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | Shutout Propels GU to 2nd Round

Women’s Soccer | Shutout Propels GU to 2nd Round

The No. 5 Georgetown women’s soccer team barraged St. Francis in the first round of the NCAA tournament Sunday, winning 2-0 behind goals from senior forward Grace Damaska and graduate student defender Marina Paul. The second-seeded Hoyas (17-2-3) advance to play the No. 22 Rutgers Scarlet Knights (12-4-6) at 11:30[Read More…]

by November 15, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | No. 2 Seed GU to Host St. Francis in NCAA First Round

Women’s Soccer | No. 2 Seed GU to Host St. Francis in NCAA First Round

As the selection show progressed and the No. 5 Georgetown women’s soccer team learned it would play St. Francis in the first round of the NCAA tournament, the team exuded a quiet, confident sense of anticipation. Fresh off the team’s first-ever Big East championship trophy, the Hoyas (16-2-3) were drawn[Read More…]

by November 11, 2016 0 comments Sports