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SANTAMARIA & CRAIGE | Soccer’s Best Team Slowing With Age

SANTAMARIA & CRAIGE | Soccer’s Best Team Slowing With Age

They are too old. They do not have any depth. Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema are over the hill. These are all axioms we have heard over the years with regard to Real Madrid. Year after year, Real Madrid continues to prove doubters wrong, winning back-to-back Champions League titles between[Read More…]

by November 10, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
RAMLOW | Baseball: Not More Than a Game

RAMLOW | Baseball: Not More Than a Game

I have walked along the red brick path that connects Red Square to Georgetown’s front gates thousands of times. Sometimes I walk through quickly, caught up in my daily cares, trying to get to my next class or heading to a friend’s place on Magis Row. Other times, when I[Read More…]

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CREW | Squads Show Improvement at Head of the Occoquan

The men’s and women’s fall crew seasons concluded at the Head of the Occoquan regatta this past weekend. With some standout novice performances and overall improved health, the team placed top three in the collegiate men’s and women’s 8+, the novice men’s 8+ and the collegiate men’s 4+. Two of[Read More…]

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WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Win Big East Final, Earn NCAA Tournament Berth

Against a team that allowed only four goals all season, the Georgetown women’s soccer team found the back of the net three times to become Big East Tournament champions for the second year in a row Sunday afternoon. The victory marks the program’s first back-to-back championship and the first time[Read More…]

by November 9, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
RICHARD SCHOFIELD FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore quarterback Gunther Johnson, middle, threw 12 completions for 76 yards in Georgetown's 7-0 loss to Lafayette.

FOOTBALL | Hoyas Drop Homecoming Heartbreaker

Down seven, the Hoyas needed to get the ball into the end zone to keep the game alive. A daunting 4th-and-13 from the Leopards’ 36-yard line with just over two minutes left in the game stood in the way. Sophomore quarterback Gunther Johnson received the snap, rolled out and threw[Read More…]

by November 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GOODMAN | Golden Knights Beating the Odds

GOODMAN | Golden Knights Beating the Odds

Thanks to the newest franchise in major American professional sports, it will become common to inquire about the Vegas odds for — the Vegas game. The Vegas Golden Knights, the National Hockey League expansion team, has splashed onto the scene in its first month of regular season play to astonishing[Read More…]

by November 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
ALYSSA ALFONSO FOR THE HOYA
Senior midfielder Megan Parsons, right, has played all of the team's 19 games this season, scoring two goals and adding three assists.

FIELD HOCKEY | Team Closes Season With 9th Win

The Georgetown field hockey team earned a 5-4 victory against La Salle University on Oct. 28 at Cooper Field to finish the season with nine wins for the first time since 2002. The Hoyas’ (9-10, 1-6 Big East) offense came out strong in the first half. Freshman forward Nell Van Schaack[Read More…]

by November 5, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA 
Senior midfielder Rachel Corboz scored two goals off free kicks in Georgetown's win over Marquette.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Big East Title Game Awaits Surging Hoyas

Georgetown women’s soccer is going to the Big East finals, looking to capture its second straight tournament championship after a dominating 4-0 semifinal win over Marquette on Thursday. After three straight days of clouds and wind, the sun came out for the No. 19 Hoyas (13-3-3, Big East 6-1-2) in their[Read More…]

by November 3, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore midfielder Dylan Nealis has two assists in 16 games this season.

MEN’S SOCCER | Freshmen Deliver Victory on Senior Day

It may have been senior day, but it was the freshmen who came through for Georgetown with two goals in a 3-1 victory over Creighton in the regular season’s final match, days after a tough 1-0 defeat at the hands of St. John’s. Before the freshmen’s big performance, the No.[Read More…]

by November 3, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GUHOYAS 
Freshman linebacker Wesley Bowers has recorded 16 solo tackles and 39 total tackles this season.

FOOTBALL | Skid Extends to 7 Heading Into Homecoming Game

At the end of the third quarter, Holy Cross had the ball spotted within the five-yard line for the go-ahead score, poised to take a commanding lead over Georgetown. But the Hoya defense came up with its third goalline stand of the game and forced tAhe Crusaders to settle for[Read More…]

by November 3, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top