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Monroe Makes Wise Choice, Cashes in by Entering NBA Draft

Greg Monroe will end his college career without a single NCAA tournament win. His Hoyas never finished higher than eighth in the Big East, and he did not cement his place as a legendary Georgetown big man. Yet to characterize Monroe’s two years on the Hilltop as anything but a[Read More…]

by April 20, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Battle Weather as Relay Team Breaks School Record

The Hoyas split meets this past weekend between the Mt. SAC Relays in California and the Larry Ellis Invitational meet at Princeton University. With the season winding down, the Hoyas have begun to ease into their comfort zones and are responding with faster times. The sprinters and distance runners both[Read More…]

by April 20, 2010 0 comments Sports
Monroe Announces He Will Declare for Draft

Monroe Announces He Will Declare for Draft

After weeks of speculation, Georgetown has announced sophomore center Greg Monroe has decided to forgo his final two years of college and enter the NBA draft, according to a press release. Monroe plans to sign with an agent. Monroe, who was named a first team all-Big East selection and a[Read More…]

by April 17, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU Falls Short of Upsets at Notre Dame

The Georgetown softball team’s (15-22, 5-6 Big East) difficulties at the plate continued on its trip to South Bend, Ind., to face the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (31-6, 10-0). The Hoyas lost both games of their doubleheader, 5-0 and 3-2 respectively. A silver lining for the Hoyas was that they[Read More…]

by April 15, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Ready to Charge Into Big Easts

The middle of spring marks the end of the Georgetown tennis teams’ regular seasons. In years past, this time has been characterized by faltering finishes. This year, however, both the men and women are surging at the right time. The men finished their season with three straight home victories. The[Read More…]

by April 15, 2010 0 comments Sports
Rising Program Prepares for Nationals

Rising Program Prepares for Nationals

“Down! Down! Down! Down!” Shouts from the field can be heard past the Southwest Quad, as one of Georgetown’s nationally ranked athletic teams is practicing late into the evening. It’s a Tuesday night, nearly 11 p.m., and hardly any students are outdoors. But a small group of women sprints up[Read More…]

by April 15, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU Hires Offensive Coordinator From Hofstra

On Thursday, Kevin Kelly, head coach of the Georgetown football team, announced the hiring of a new offensive coordinator, months after completing a winless 2009 season in which the program finished 0-11. David Patenaude, formerly the offensive coordinator at Hofstra University in New York for the past two seasons, will[Read More…]

by April 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

UConn Women’s Moment in Spotlight Unjustly Short-Lived

My beef this week is with the little amount of fanfare and publicity that the UConn women’s basketball team is getting. With men’s college basketball just ending, Major League Baseball and the Masters underway, and the NHL and NBA playoffs just around the bend, UConn women’s basketball has essentially been[Read More…]

by April 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Georgetown Steamrolls Toward Rutgers Series

The Hoyas are hitting their stride at the right time. As conference play draws near, Georgetown has caught fire, as the Hoyas coasted to easy victories against Delaware State and Navy to improve their overall record to a solid 12-8. Georgetown has now won six of their past eight contests.[Read More…]

by March 25, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas’ Historic Season Ends With Rout in Second Round

The 2010 season had been one full of highlights and records for the Georgetown women’s basketball team. Unfortunately for the Lady Hoyas, their season ended with another record: a 16.9 shooting percentage, one of their worst offensive performances under Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy, as the Blue and Gray fell 49-33[Read More…]

by March 23, 2010 0 comments Sports