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Swimming & Diving | Rescheduled Dual Meet Ends in Split Results

The Georgetown swimming and diving team hosted Drexel on Thursday night at McCarthy Pool in a dual meet. The women’s team toppled Drexel by a score of 168-127, while the men’s team ended up falling 177-122. Georgetown was originally scheduled to compete against Rider on Friday afternoon and Drexel on[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Sports
2015-2016 Basketball Preview

2015-2016 Basketball Preview

The Hoya’s Basketball Preview has everything you need to know before the 2015-2016 season. Men’s Basketball Smith-Rivera Returns for Final Season The rumor broke just before lunchtime on March 31. “Hearing not-so-great things about D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera being back at Georgetown next season,” Casual Hoya, a popular SB Nation site, tweeted.[Read More…]

The Hoya Breaks Down the 2015 NBA Draft

As the 2015 NBA Draft rapidly approaches, 30 NBA teams are preparing to choose which players they will select to improve their futures. The Hoya’s sports writers have broken down the most intriguing prospects that are in the draft class, and all the information you need to follow tonight’s picks. Towns,[Read More…]

by June 25, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
COURTESY GEORGETOWN  SPORTS INFORMATION
Georgetown’s men’s soccer team had a 14-4-5 record in 2014, earneing NCAA tournament wins over Old Dominion and Syracuse before falling to Virginia in penalty kicks in the Elite 8.

Best of Athletics 2014-15

Team of the Year | Grit, Leadership Contribute to Highly Successful Season Even after battling through a series of difficult opponents, the Georgetown men’s soccer team’s combination of talent and grit earned it consistent success and national recognition, and it has thus been chosen as The Hoya’s 2014-2015 Team of the[Read More…]

by May 15, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Senior attack Bo Stafford was named the Big East Offensive Player of the Week after scoring four goals in two games last week.

Men’s Lacrosse | Unranked GU Upsets Marquette

Unpredictable results have defined 2015 in Division I men’s lacrosse. As nonconference play draws to a close, nearly every team has seen its share of surprises, including exhilarating upsets and heartbreaking losses. Up until a few days ago, only three teams in Division I boasted an unblemished record: No. 1[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA
Left to right: Sophomores Faith Woodard, co-captain Tyshell King and Jade Martin form the backbone of a young Hoyas team. All three averaged double-digit minutes per game last season.

Women’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

The Hoya’s annual Basketball Preview has everything to get you ready for the 2014-2015 Hoya basketball season: In Rebuilding Season, Hoyas Disappoint Despite the efforts of senior forward Andrea White and freshman center Natalie Butler, the Hoyas limped to an 11-21 record After a streak of five straight seasons finishing[Read More…]

Men’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

Men’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

The Hoya’s annual Basketball Preview has everything to get you ready for the 2014-2015 Hoya basketball season: DSR’s Day Taking the reins, junior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera will determine how far the Hoyas go D’vauntes Smith-Rivera has a lot on his shoulders right now. Between being named the Big[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 1 comment Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports
FILE PHOTO: CHRIS GRIVAS/THE HOYA
Senior midfielder Tyler Rudy  scored what would be the winning goal in the Hoyas’ 3-1 victory over Princeton on Wednesday. Rudy has two goals on the season and is one of the team’s captains.

Men’s Soccer | GU Grabs Win After 3 Late Goals

The No. 13 Georgetown men’s soccer team broke its streak of bad luck and tough results against on Wednesday, defeating the Princeton Tigers (1-2-1) 3-1 in a nationally televised game. The Hoyas (3-1-3) scored three times in the last 30 minutes of the game, which was played in Princeton, N.J.,[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized

Dante-Inspired Thriller Follows Predictable Plot

4/5 stars   When I was wandering through the bookstore the other day looking for a light read to liven up my otherwise dull  (read: Georgetown-less) Thursday afternoon, I darted right to the display set-up for Dan Brown’s new novel, Inferno. Having read the other three Brown installments of the adventures[Read More…]

by May 31, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Georgetown Questions Online College Cost Tool

After the federal government unveiled an online cost comparison tool to help families manage the expenses of college education last week, the tool has drawn criticism from colleges for misrepresenting the amount of debt students are likely to incur. The Financial Aid Comparison Shopper, which was released as a beta[Read More…]

by April 20, 2013 0 comments News