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Hoyas End Season, Await Spring

The men’s tennis team wrapped up its fall season this weekend facing tough competition at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Atlantic Regional Tournament hosted by the University of Virginia. The United States Tennis Association/ITA Atlantic Regional Tournament is part of a larger network of tournaments across the United States. Champions from[Read More…]

by October 25, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Win 7th Straight With 6th Shutout

Wednesday night was far from a routine Georgetown win, but the men’s soccer team (9-4-1, 5-1 Big East) overcame unusually poor field conditions on the road against a competent Pittsburgh Panthers squad (6-6-2, 1-3-2 Big East) to stretch its win-streak to seven games and maintain its lead atop the Big[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Opining vs. Reporting

Indulge me for a few minutes as I delve into the mind of a sports columnist. Not that I consider myself a serious member of the sports media who should be regarded as an authority, but – for better or worse – I have a platform to share my thoughts[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Rooney’s Greed Driving His Impending Transfer

The world of football was rocked last week by Wayne Rooney’s announced desire to leave Manchester United. Sir Alex Ferguson, Rooney, Rooney’s agent, and former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo have all chimed in on the decision. Now, it’s Gemini’s turn to give our take on the news and what it means[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU to Lean on Logan, Secondary

Back on the road this week, Georgetown will have the difficult task of halting a strong Sacred Heart offense that has consistently put points on the board this season. Their experienced offense is led by redshirt seniors quarterback Dale Fink and running back Marcel Archer and junior wide receiver Rich[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Fall Season Ends on Disappointing Note

This last week, the Georgetown men’s golf team capped off its fall season by playing host to the Georgetown Intercollegiate, held at The Members Club at Four Streams in Beallsville, Md. Sadly for the Hoyas, inconsistent play once again led them to a 10th-place finish, posting a combined final team[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Soccer: Around the Nation

MEN No. 1 Akron This year, anything short of a national title will be a disappointment for unanimous No. 1 Akron (12-0-1, 4-0-0 MAC). The Zips, who boast the nation’s highest winning percentage over the last five years, have come home empty-handed in each of their 24 NCAA tournament appearances.[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Left Tackle Anchors Improving Line

With last year’s release of the movie “The Blind Side,” Michael Oher accomplished something that had not been done since the invention of football – he brought attention to the offensive line. Fans now have a newfound respect and recognition for the men who protect the quarterback, and for good[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Freeman Named Preseason Big East Player of the Year

Ever since the final buzzer sounded after the 97-83 loss to Ohio last March, there has been speculation about just how good the Hoyas will be in 2010-2011. Now, less than a month before the season tips off, there are some numbers and preseason accolades to match up with the[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

College Football: Around the League

Lafayette The Lafayette football team (1-5, 0-1) started its season off slowly, losing its first three games by an average of four points. Making matters worse, three of the Leopards’ five losses have come in contests in which they’ve held double-digit leads. This Saturday, Lafayette finally got into the win[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Sports