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Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Sweep Ivy Opponents

Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Sweep Ivy Opponents

The Georgetown women’s soccer team defeated a pair of Ivy League foes over the weekend to remain undefeated. On Thursday, the No. 10 Hoyas (7-0-2) took down the No. 25 Princeton Tigers (5-2-1) on the road, winning 2-1 in overtime. Head Coach Dave Nolan appreciated the competitive match. “I thought[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Soccer | GU Falls to Xavier in Big East Opener

Men’s Soccer | GU Falls to Xavier in Big East Opener

In its first Big East Conference game of the season, the Georgetown University men’s soccer team fell to the Xavier Musketeers at Shaw Field. Xavier (3-0-3, 1-0 Big East) entered the game with a stout defense, having conceded one goal in their opening five games of the season. The majority[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Tennis | Freshmen Successful in Debut

Tennis | Freshmen Successful in Debut

Last weekend, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams began their seasons at the Penn Invitational and the Bedford Tennis Mid-Atlantic Tennis Championship, respectively. The women’s team featured two freshmen, Elena De Santis and Renee Repella, competing in their first tournament as Hoyas. De Santis reached the semifinals in her[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Football | Hoyas Struggle vs. Dartmouth

Football | Hoyas Struggle vs. Dartmouth

The Georgetown football team’s losing streak continued last Saturday as the Hoyas were shut out on the road by Dartmouth, 41-0. The Hoyas (1-2) allowed a season-high 453 total yards and 21 first downs. Senior defensive back Blaise Brown led the defense with 10 tackles, while a trio of sophomore[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | Messi Remains in Top Form

HAMPERS | Messi Remains in Top Form

Over a decade ago, Lionel Messi started to receive praise as one of the most talented athletes of all time. At age 20, he was already Football Club Barcelona’s star player. By age 22, he won his first Ballon d’Or — soccer’s most prestigious individual award — before taking it[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Field Hockey | Georgetown Splits Weekend Matchups

Field Hockey | Georgetown Splits Weekend Matchups

Following a seven-goal victory against LIU Brooklyn on Sept. 7, the Georgetown field hockey team headed into its matchup against Villanova on Friday Sept. 14 atop the Big East standings at 5-0. The Villanova Wildcats (3-4, 1-0 Big East) did not have a strong offensive start to the season: The[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Volleyball | Hoyas Sweep Weekend Matches

Volleyball | Hoyas Sweep Weekend Matches

The Georgetown volleyball team went undefeated last weekend, sweeping three matches at the Dig the District Invitational in McDonough Arena. Georgetown (8-5, 1-0 Big East) opened the series on Friday against Morgan State (6-8). The match was more competitive than the straight set score would have suggested, as each set[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SWANSON | A Call for Clarity with NFL Rules

SWANSON | A Call for Clarity with NFL Rules

Following the conclusion of the second week of the NFL season, a new rule change and one abrupt retirement has spurred concern about the state of the league. The first issue at stake, the body weight rule, bars a defender from landing on a quarterback with all his body weight.[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Soccer | GU Rolls vs Yale

Men’s Soccer | GU Rolls vs Yale

Playing at The George Washington University’s Charles E. Smith Center due to heavy rain Sunday, the Georgetown men’s soccer team hosted Yale University in Washington, D.C., and emerged with a 3-1 win. The Hoyas (3-1-1) were unaffected by the adverse weather as they scored less than three minutes into the[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | Georgetown Wins 4th Straight

Women’s Soccer | Georgetown Wins 4th Straight

On Sunday the Georgetown women’s soccer team traveled to Fairfax, Va. and erased a 1-0 halftime deficit to defeat George Mason by a score of 2-1. Going into the half down 1-0, Coach Dave Nolan discussed the team’s difficulties falling behind and playing in the rainy conditions “This game was[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top