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Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Earn 2nd Straight Postseason Appearance

April 21, 2017 at 3:13 am 0 comments

After receiving a bid to the National Invitational Tournament for the second straight season, the Georgetown women’s basketball team again finished the year with an exit in the first round to Fordham at home 60-49. “For the most part, obviously everybody wanted to win that game, and it didn’t turnRead More

Men’s Basketball | A Season of Change Brings Ewing Back Home

April 21, 2017 at 3:06 am 0 comments

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Madison Square Garden was mostly unremarkable, save for the 7-foot-1 Patrick Ewing (COL ’85) on the sidelines. Donning his plaid suit, the Garden’s titan had returned home. Unlike during his 15 years playing in the Big Apple, the Hall-of- Fame center was doing everything heRead More

OWEN: Tar Heels Achieve Redemption

OWEN: Tar Heels Achieve Redemption

April 11, 2017 at 4:56 am 0 comments

In a year full of captivating storylines in college basketball, North Carolina’s victory in the National Championship last Monday against No. 1 seed Gonzaga reigned supreme. While any National Championship win is impressive, the fact that it came a year after heartbreak made the victory sweeter for the Tar Heels.Read More

PARISI: Capitals Set to Face Maple Leafs in Playoffs

PARISI: Capitals Set to Face Maple Leafs in Playoffs

April 11, 2017 at 4:45 am 0 comments

The Washington Capitals’s playoff fate has been determined, as it will face the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the 2017 NHL playoffs. On Sunday, the last day of regulation hockey before the playoffs begin, Toronto needed at least one regulation point over Columbus to secure the thirdRead More

Men’s Lacrosse | Hoyas’ Losing Skid Extends to 5

April 11, 2017 at 4:40 am 0 comments

Seeking its first conference win, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team traveled to Rhode Island to take on the Providence Friars, falling 13-7 in the team’s fifth consecutive loss.    Sophomore attack Austin McDonald highlighted the Hoya offense by tallying his first career hat trick. The sophomore attack has been aRead More

Tennis | Both Squads Earn 3rd Straight Win

Tennis | Both Squads Earn 3rd Straight Win

April 11, 2017 at 4:38 am 0 comments

For the second weekend in a row, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams swept their matches, as each squad increased its winning streak to three. Playing its only match in a 21-day span, the Georgetown women (11-4, 1-1 Big East) earned their first conference win of the season onRead More

Women’s Lacrosse| Offensive Efforts Power GU

Women’s Lacrosse| Offensive Efforts Power GU

April 11, 2017 at 4:38 am 0 comments

  In a high-scoring affair, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team triumphed 18-11 over conference rival Vanderbilt on Saturday. With the win, Georgetown remains tied for second in the Big East standings. “We played pretty well on both ends of the field. The ball movement on the offense was really key,Read More

Softball | Hoyas Drop Road Series to Pirates

April 11, 2017 at 4:35 am 0 comments

As part of a five-game road trip, the Georgetown women’s softball team dropped two out of three games to conference rival Seton Hall this weekend. The Hoyas (11-23, 4-5 Big East) notched a win in the first matchup of the series on Saturday before losing the second game to theRead More

SCHENK: NCAA Receives Poor Diversity Grade

SCHENK: NCAA Receives Poor Diversity Grade

April 11, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

College is all about fostering diversity — or at least it is supposed to be. The NCAA received the lowest score among all sports that were graded for racial and gender diversity by the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports this past week. It was given a C+ inRead More

Men’s Lacrosse | Conley Conquers Major Injuries

Men’s Lacrosse | Conley Conquers Major Injuries

April 11, 2017 at 4:29 am 0 comments

On March 22, in the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team’s 11-10 loss to Loyola Maryland, redshirt junior attack and co-captain Peter Conley broke two major career milestones. With his two goals and three assists in the effort, Conley both notched his 100th career point — becoming the 21st Hoya to doRead More