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CHRISTOVICH | MLB Must Adjust Start Times of Playoff Games

CHRISTOVICH | MLB Must Adjust Start Times of Playoff Games

Somewhere between the Milwaukee Brewers’ star reliever Josh Hader’s pitching out of a jam in the eighth inning and the start of the bottom of the ninth during Tuesday night’s National League Championship Series Game 4, I got up to take a shower. “Where are you going?” one roommate asked.[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Georgetown's 10th win marks the first time the team has reached double-digit victories since 2001.
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FIELD HOCKEY | Georgetown Hits Double-Digit Wins for First Time Since 2001

The Georgetown field hockey team fell to No. 19 Liberty last Friday, but bounced back with a victory against Towson on Sunday. In a game where both teams were looking for their 10th win, the Liberty Flames (10-4, 5-0 Big East) defeated the Georgetown Hoyas (10-5, 2-3 Big East) with[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SWANSON | Porcello and Eovaldi Should Pitch Pivotal Games

SWANSON | Porcello and Eovaldi Should Pitch Pivotal Games

In game two of the American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros, Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price threw 4.2 innings before being removed from the game for the team’s most reliable reliever this postseason, Matt Barnes. Price earned cheers from the Boston faithful, who have rarely seen Price[Read More…]

by October 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CREW | Teams Compete at Navy Day Regatta

CREW | Teams Compete at Navy Day Regatta

The Georgetown men’s and women’s crew teams began their fall seasons last weekend at the Navy Day Regatta hosted by St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. The men’s team fielded six boats in the 4+ varsity races throughout the day and competed on a 4000-meter course on the Schuylkill River. On[Read More…]

by October 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SOPHIA NUNN FOR THE HOYA | Freshman goalkeeper Giannis Nikopolidis has started 11 games for The Hoyas this season, saving 39 shots.

MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Edges Villanova in Overtime

On Saturday, Oct. 13, the Georgetown Hoyas men’s soccer team defeated the Villanova Wildcats in double overtime following a game-winning goal from junior forward Riley Strassner. Head coach Brian Wiese said that the Hoyas (7-3-3, 3-1-1 Big East) created multiple chances to score against the Wildcats (6-5-1, 1-4-0 Big East)[Read More…]

by October 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | PSG’s Dominance Highlights Wealth Inequalities

HAMPERS | PSG’s Dominance Highlights Wealth Inequalities

When Paris Saint-Germain faced Lyon on Sunday Oct. 7 in France’s top soccer league, Ligue 1, standout 19-year-old forward Kylian Mbappé stole the show with an astonishing four goals in 14 minutes. Mbappé’s performance overshadowed a more significant takeaway from the game: The gap between PSG and every other French[Read More…]

by October 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER FOR THE HOYA | Junior defender Meaghan Nally has two goals this season for the Hoyas, and is a key member of Georgetown's defense, which has ten shutouts this season.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Farrell Leads Georgetown to Victory Over Providence

With eight minutes remaining in a Big East matchup between the Georgetown women’s soccer team and the Providence Friars at Shaw Field on Sunday afternoon, junior midfielder Paula Germino-Watnick fired a shot that rebounded off a Providence defender and landed at the feet of senior forward Caitlin Farrell. Farrell scored[Read More…]

by October 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AARON WEINMANN/THE HOYA | Senior outside hitter Alyssa Sinnette has 213 kills and 107 digs so far this season.

VOLLEYBALL | Georgetown Splits Weekend Home Matches

The Georgetown volleyball team split its home matches in McDonough Arena last weekend, falling to Creighton on Oct.12 and defeating Providence on Oct. 13. Georgetown (13-8, 6-3 Big East) entered its matchup against Creighton (16-4, 8-0 Big East) as underdogs. The Blue Jays sported a No. 10 national ranking, with[Read More…]

by October 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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FOOTBALL | Hoyas Defeat Lafayette for Second Consecutive Conference Win

The Georgetown football team earned its second straight victory last Saturday, defeating Lafayette 13-6 on the road. Junior quarterback Gunther Johnson commanded the Georgetown (3-4, 2-0 Patriot League) offense against Lafayette (1-5, 0-2 Patriot League). He completed 11 of 21 passes for 73 yards through the air and ran the[Read More…]

by October 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior Will Sharton won his consolation match against Navy in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1.
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TENNIS | Teams Compete at Morgan State Invitational

The Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams both had strong showings last weekend at the Morgan State Invitational. The two Georgetown teams faced a total of seven opponents in a three-day stretch at Morgan State University’s annual tournament in Baltimore, Md., which began Friday, Oct. 5. Georgetown’s women’s team defeated[Read More…]

by October 12, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top