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OWEN: Xavier Emerges as Big East’s Top Contender

OWEN: Xavier Emerges as Big East’s Top Contender

March 21, 2017 at 3:32 am 0 comments

Badgers Don’t Care In shocking fashion on Saturday, No. 8 seed Wisconsin (27-9, 12-6 Big Ten) upset the overall No. 1 seed, Villanova (32-4, 15-3 Big East), 65-62 in the round of 32 of the NCAA Tournament to end the latter’s hopes of repeating as national champion. Known as aRead More

Women’s Lacrosse | Hoyas Secure Victory in Big East Opener

Women’s Lacrosse | Hoyas Secure Victory in Big East Opener

March 21, 2017 at 3:29 am 0 comments

Looking to bounce back from a loss suffered three days before, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team opened Big East play against Butler in Indianapolis last Saturday, defeating the Bulldogs 18-2. “Honestly our biggest mindset was just focusing on what we were going to do. They didn’t have a lot ofRead More

Men’s Lacrosse | No. 11 Duke Halts GU Winning Streak

Men’s Lacrosse | No. 11 Duke Halts GU Winning Streak

March 21, 2017 at 3:20 am 0 comments

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team fell short of its upset bid last Saturday, falling 12-7 to the No. 11 Duke Blue Devils at home, halting its winning streak at just two games. Georgetown (2-5) entered the matchup fresh off its first two wins of the season against Robert Morris (5-3)Read More

Tennis | Men Seek Team Identity, Women Ready for Williams

March 21, 2017 at 3:17 am 0 comments

The Georgetown men’s tennis team dropped its Big East opener on Friday, losing to the Xavier Musketeers 5-2. Scheduled to take on the Hofstra Pride on Sunday, Georgetown did not get the opportunity to regain its winning touch as both the men and women’s team’s matches were cancelled. In additionRead More

Sailing | Youthful Team Strives for Consistency

March 21, 2017 at 3:15 am 0 comments

The past two weekends have been busy for the Georgetown sailing team as it started its spring competition season. Drastic weather changes, a fast approaching post-season and a full schedule have made for a hectic March for the Hoyas as they competed in six races, traveling to four different schools.Read More

PARISI: Playoff Berth Sparks Fan Anxiety

PARISI: Playoff Berth Sparks Fan Anxiety

March 21, 2017 at 3:12 am 0 comments

The Washington Capitals were the first team to clinch a playoff spot in the 2016-17 season following Saturday night’s 5-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. While this should be reason enough for celebration, it has inevitably turned to anxiety for many Caps fans who have started thinking about possibleRead More

RAMLOW: Programs Scout New Leadership

RAMLOW: Programs Scout New Leadership

March 21, 2017 at 3:09 am 0 comments

March means madness in college hoops. It also means that some head coaches are on the chopping block. Indiana University’s Tom Crean and North Carolina State University’s Mark Gottfried have already been fired, with more big names likely to come. For historic powerhouses that have recently fallen by the wayside,Read More

CRAIGE: Coaching Change Benefits Leicester

CRAIGE: Coaching Change Benefits Leicester

March 21, 2017 at 3:02 am 0 comments

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column heavily criticizing Leicester City’s decision to fire its beloved manager, Claudio Ranieri. While I agreed that management had to take some kind of action to spur the Foxes into action, I completely disagreed with the manner in which they handled theRead More

Sophomore guard tied a team-high 17 points in Friday's loss to Fordham. White finished the season as the Hoyas' leading scorer, averaging 15.2 points per game. (DERRICK ARTHUR/THE HOYA)

Women’s Basketball | Season Ends With 1st Round NIT Loss

March 21, 2017 at 12:02 am 0 comments

Despite a strong start, the Georgetown women’s basketball team failed to fight off a third-quarter surge from Fordham, eventually falling 60-49 at home in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament, ending the Hoyas’ season. Fordham (22-11, 11-5 Atlantic 10) made 6-of-9 three-point attempts and outscored Georgetown (17-13,Read More

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Awaits Challenge in No. 13 Duke

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Awaits Challenge in No. 13 Duke

March 17, 2017 at 4:50 am 0 comments

Following two consecutive wins last week, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team hopes to use its momentum in a home matchup against No. 13 Duke this Saturday. Georgetown (2-4) defeated Robert Morris (4-2) 12-7 at home last Tuesday, and then followed with a decisive 16-6 road victory over Hobart (3-4) onRead More