Articles by: Mitchell Taylor

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY CLUB BOXING TEAM
Georgetown Club Boxing won three titles at the United States Intercollegiate Boxing Association Championships from March 16 to 18. Senior Michael Hou and juniors Hana Burkly and Aaron Vannier all won belts in their respective weight classes.

FEATURE | Georgetown Boxing: More Than a Club

Every fall, crowds gather outside Harbin Hall for an unusual spectacle: students fighting other students. But unlike typical schoolyard showdowns, these fights are clean, clinical and hosted by Georgetown University Club Boxing. In October, the club hosted its sixth such showcase on campus, where local fighters gathered to compete in[Read More…]

by April 13, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
LEADING INITIATIVES INC.
Susan O’Malley (LAW ’07) became the first female executive of the NBA when she was appointed president of the Washington Wizards in 1991 at 29 years old.

Q&A: Former Wizards President Reflects on Career in Sports Industry

Despite the challenges that women continually face in the male-dominated sports industry, former Washington Wizards President Susan O’Malley (LAW ’07) has seen drastic improvements since leaving the industry in 2007. At 29 years old, O’Malley became the National Basketball Association’s first female executive when she was appointed president of the[Read More…]

by March 16, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
Concert Review: Lana Del Rey at the Capital One Arena

Concert Review: Lana Del Rey at the Capital One Arena

Three days before appearing on the red carpet at Madison Square Garden for the 60th annual Grammy Awards, Lana Del Rey enthralled a clamoring audience at a packed Capital One Arena on Jan. 25. The singer-songwriter complemented soaring vocals with vacation-themed visuals as she treated loyal Washington, D.C. fans to[Read More…]

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MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU to Offer Free Admission to Federal Employees

The federal government’s three-day shutdown from Saturday to Monday may have prevented federal workers from receiving pay, but not without any compensation: Georgetown Athletics is offering two free tickets to every federal employee who wishes to attend Wednesday’s men’s basketball game against DePaul University at Capital One Arena. The promotion,[Read More…]

by January 24, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
SAILING | Team Dominates Competition

SAILING | Team Dominates Competition

The Georgetown sailing team embarked on its 2017 season with six regattas over the past two weekends, putting up strong performances and achieving first-place finishes in five of the six events. At the Navy Women’s Radial Regatta in Annapolis, Md., junior Haddon Hughes won eight out of 14 races to[Read More…]

by September 22, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

FEATURE | Men’s Basketball Donates Gear To Hurricane Victims

This past Wednesday, Georgetown students and faculty gathered at the annual Mass of the Holy Spirit, praying for and remembering those affected by the destruction in Houston caused by Hurricane Harvey over the last week. Thoughts and prayers are not everything being sent from the Hilltop to Houston, however, as[Read More…]

by September 1, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

BASEBALL | Seniors Lead Successful Season

Despite finishing with a losing record in conference play, the Georgetown baseball team’s 2017 season was marked by several success stories and milestones. Nine seniors and two graduate students embodied the values of hard work and dedication, leading the Hoyas (27-24, 4-11 Big East) to their third straight 25-win season.[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

BASEBALL | Pitchers Struggle, Hoyas Lose 4th Straight

The Georgetown baseball team’s recent slide in performance continued Wednesday night, as the Hoyas lost 10-2 to the UMBC Retrievers (14-17, 7-5 America East). The loss came on the heels of a losing weekend series against Seton Hall (22-16, 5-4 Big East), where Georgetown (21-19, 0-6 Big East) dropped to[Read More…]

by April 27, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

BASEBALL | Offense Leads GU Past Mt. St. Mary’s

The Georgetown baseball team rebounded from a weekend series sweep by Creighton with a resounding 13-2 victory over Mount St. Mary’s on Tuesday. The Hoyas (21-14, 0-2 Big East) were plagued by poor pitching in pivotal moments against the Bluejays (15-16, 5-1 Big East). However, they shook off their start[Read More…]

by April 21, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
BASEBALL | Leonard Leads GU Past Cornell

BASEBALL | Leonard Leads GU Past Cornell

Senior starting pitcher Nick Leonard dazzled on the mound this Wednesday, striking out a career-high 10 batters and leading Georgetown to its third consecutive victory with a 3-1 win over Cornell. Leonard baffled the Cornell (10-9, 1-3 Ivy League) offense, throwing for seven dominant innings, allowing five hits, two walks[Read More…]

by April 7, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top