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Women’s Golf | Hoyas Clinch First Big East Championship

Women’s Golf | Hoyas Clinch First Big East Championship

April 25, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

The Georgetown women’s golf team continued its season-long dominance with a return to the Hilltop as Big East champions for the first time in school history. The victory comes after three consecutive runner-up finishes. “Each runner-up finish we learned something, and we were really able to put that together thisRead More

Senior Launches Venture

April 21, 2017 at 4:37 am 0 comments

Not many college graduates can claim to be a published author. But at Georgetown, one professor’s class, “Launching the Venture,” has allowed students in the McDonough School of Business to be just that. Over the past year, Matthew Busel (SFS ’17) has devoted his time to learning about the worldRead More

CHRISTOVICH: Thomas Battles Personal Tragedy

April 21, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

Expectations for Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas’ performance in this week’s playoff series against the Chicago Bulls were high — the NBA star was expected to lead his team in an attempt to advance closer to the NBA Finals. Though the Celtics lost the first two games of theirRead More

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

April 21, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

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 startRead More

Tennis | Women Seek 4th Straight Win

Tennis | Women Seek 4th Straight Win

April 21, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

With the Big East Championship scheduled to begin April 27, both the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams have only two matches remaining. Both teams cap off the regular season with away matches against Big East rival Villanova on Saturday. Before its match against Villanova (7-15, 1-3 Big East), theRead More

Women’s Lacrosse | Sophomores Shine In Key Victories

Women’s Lacrosse | Sophomores Shine In Key Victories

April 21, 2017 at 4:30 am 0 comments

After clinching a spot in the Big East Championship Tournament with two comfortable wins against Cincinnati and Marquette over Easter break, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team faces the No. 13 Denver Pioneers this Saturday in a game to help determine the seeding. “Honestly, it comes down to execution,” Georgetown HeadRead More

IPPOLITO: Maple Leafs Expose Capitals

IPPOLITO: Maple Leafs Expose Capitals

April 21, 2017 at 3:38 am 0 comments

Tax Day came and went this week and reminding tens of millions of Americans about one of life’s few certainties. For Washingtonians, however, tax season also riles up another unfortunate guarantee: a Capitals playoff choke. Though a series-tying Game 4 victory in Toronto may reassure some Caps fans, the writingRead More

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Outlasts Mt. St. Mary’s

April 21, 2017 at 3:35 am 0 comments

Taking its last step outside Big East play, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team found an elusive victory, defeating Mount St. Mary’s 11-9 on Tuesday. In the victory, the Hoyas (3-10, 0-4 Big East) took control of a close contest behind a stellar offensive performance with three Hoyas clenching hat tricks,Read More

Softball | Hoyas Drop 7th Straight

April 21, 2017 at 3:27 am 0 comments

After seven innings of tight play, the Georgetown women’s softball team fell to the Virginia Cavaliers 7-6, extending its losing skid to seven games. The Hoyas (11-29, 4-8 Big East) entered Tuesday’s match coming off three losses to conference foe Villanova (7-5, 8-2 Big East). Moving past this loss andRead More

Team of the Year: Women’s Soccer Reaches Final Four

April 21, 2017 at 3:15 am 0 comments

In a season of remarkable firsts for the Georgetown women’s soccer team, one moment stands out, etched in players’ memories: the final whistle on a sunny early November afternoon at Shaw Field, marking the end of a 2-0 victory over Marquette and the team’s first ever Big East Tournament championship.Read More