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ANNE STONECIPHER FOR THE HOYA
Freshman outside hitter Riley Wertzberger ranks fifth on the team with 89 kills on the year.

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL | GU Drops Big East Battle to Villanova

The Georgetown women’s volleyball team continued Big East play Saturday on the road against rival Villanova, falling in three sets of 17-25, 19-25, 20-25, in a hard-fought battle between conference foes. The Hoyas (7-15, 1-9 Big East) suffered a similar fate on Saturday as to when they first hosted the[Read More…]

by October 26, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GOODMAN | Parity or Mediocrity: The NFL’s Atypical Autumn

GOODMAN | Parity or Mediocrity: The NFL’s Atypical Autumn

With the NFL’s Week 7 slate of games finished, the oft-beleaguered Philadelphia Eagles hold the league’s best record. Given that the Eagles have never won a Super Bowl, perhaps this season really is atypical. In all seriousness, though, we have arrived near the season’s midway point almost completely unsure of[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Defeat Wildcats, Topple Terps

MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Defeat Wildcats, Topple Terps

The No. 13 Georgetown men’s soccer team concluded its hard-fought two-game road trip with shutout wins against Villanova University and the University of Maryland in two closely contested Big East matches. The Hoyas’ (10-2-1, 4-1 Big East) first game came against the Villanova Wildcats (7-7, 2-3 Big East) at Talen Energy[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WOMEN’S SOCCER | Squad Suffers 1st Conference Loss

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Squad Suffers 1st Conference Loss

The Georgetown women’s soccer team lost its first Big East game of the year Sunday in a low-scoring 1-0 affair against Providence before returning to action Thursday and defeating Marquette 3-0. Against Providence (9-6-0, 4-2-0 Big East), Georgetown (11-3-2, 5-1-1) failed to find the back of the net the entire[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
DERRICK ARTHUR-CUDJOE/THE HOYA
The Georgetown defensive line has struggled this season, allowing 857 total rushing yards in six games this season.  The defense has also tallied 10 sacks on the year.

FOOTBALL | Struggling GU Hosts Rival Fordham

After losing its first conference game last week against Lehigh in its fifth consecutive loss, the Georgetown football team looks to rebound against Fordham at home on Saturday. The Hoyas (1-5, 0-1 Patriot League) lost 54-35 to the Mountain Hawks (2-5, 2-0 Patriot League), which amassed more than 625 total[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SANTAMARIA & CRAIGE | USMNT Must Overcome Bias Against Players Born Abroad

SANTAMARIA & CRAIGE | USMNT Must Overcome Bias Against Players Born Abroad

Since our last column, we have had the pleasure of seeing Bruce Arena resign as the head coach of the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team, as well as learning that several candidates may run for president of the U.S. Soccer Federation come February. The current president, Sunil Gulati, is largely[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns

CROSS COUNTRY | Teams Achieve High Finishes at Pre-National Meet

The Georgetown men’s cross country team placed 14th out of 41 teams at the 2017 Pre-National Meet hosted by University of Louisville on Saturday, while the women’s team finished 19th out of 33 teams at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational on Friday in Madison, Wis. The women’s team arrived at the[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S CREW | Hoyas Prepare for Head of the Charles Regatta

The Georgetown men’s rowing team will continue its fall season at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston on Saturday. With teams from across the world competing in this regatta, both the lightweight and heavyweight teams will be racing against high-level competition. In an attempt to give more team[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S GOLF | Hoyas Record Comeback Victory

The Georgetown men’s golf team earned its first win of the season last weekend at the 33rd Annual Georgetown Intercollegiate at the Members Club at Four Streams Club. The Hoyas, who sat in sixth place after 36 holes, posted the best round of the tournament on Tuesday to surge into[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Conference Realignments Change 2019 Big East Roster

The Big East has announced serious initiatives for its women’s lacrosse line-up in 2019 by adding Old Dominion to the women’s lacrosse roster, joining current affiliates Butler, Denver, Marquette and Villanova. It is a natural fit as Old Dominion is already a Big East affiliate in field hockey. The Big[Read More…]

by October 20, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top