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KIKI SCHMALFUSS FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore midfielder Jax Van Der Veen has tallied 7 assists this season for the Blue and Gray.

FIELD HOCKEY | Georgetown Sees Defeat, Victory in 2 Nail-Biting Contests

The Georgetown field hockey team competed in two penalty shootout games last week, falling to Providence on Friday and edging out Longwood on Sunday. In Georgetown’s (11-6, 2-4 Big East) matchup against Providence (11-6, 4-2 Big East), the Friars scored the first goal of the game with a minute remaining[Read More…]

by October 25, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SOPHIA NUNN FOR THE HOYA 
The No. 24 Georgetown men's soccer team seeks to finish its season with a flourish, notching two conference victories week at Seton Hall and Providence.

MEN’S SOCCER | Road Sweep Propels GU Toward Season Finish

The No. 24 Georgetown men’s soccer team earned two road victories in the Big East this week, shutting out Seton Hall 4-0 on Oct. 20 and defeating Providence 2-1 on Oct. 24. Georgetown (9-3-3, 5-1-1 Big East) started the scoring against Seton Hall (6-5-2, 2-4-1 Big East) in the seventh[Read More…]

by October 25, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER FOR THE HOYA | The Georgetown women's soccer team has not lost a game this season, and has recorded 14 straight victories.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Clinch Big East Regular-Season Title

After 64 minutes of scoreless play between the No. 4 Georgetown women’s soccer team and Butler on Sunday at Shaw Field, sophomore defender Kelly Ann Livingstone slotted a ball into the back of the net to give the Hoyas a 1-0 lead. Junior midfielder Carson Nizialek found Livingstone’s feet off[Read More…]

by October 24, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN/THE HOYA | Sophomore linebacker Wes Bowers recorded 11 total tackles in Georgetown's win over Lehigh and has 67 on the season.

FOOTBALL | GU Wins Third Straight Patriot League Game

In a double overtime thriller, the Georgetown football team defeated Lehigh University 22-16 in front of a sold-out crowd on Saturday. The game marks Georgetown’s (4-4, 3-0 Patriot League) first win over Lehigh (1-6, 0-2 Patriot League) since 1925. The Hoyas have won their opening three Patriot League contests for[Read More…]

by October 24, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MAHTANI | Tiger Woods Remains Iconic in Game of Golf

MAHTANI | Tiger Woods Remains Iconic in Game of Golf

Tiger Woods, one of the most famous golfers in the history of the sport, has once again pulled off the impossible. Woods marked his official comeback and first win on the PGA Tour since 2013 by dominating at the Tour Championship on Aug. 25, finishing 72 holes at an impressive[Read More…]

by October 24, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior Mike Chen, who led the team with 15 doubles wins last season, followed his doubles win versus Yale with a sweep in the A flight at the Navy Invitational.
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TENNIS | Men Win Four Flights at Navy, Women Struggle at ITAs

The Georgetown men’s tennis team competed at the Navy Invitational in Annapolis, Md., last weekend, while the women’s team headed to Lynchburg, Va., for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Regional Tournament. Sophomores Connor Lee and Rohan Kamdar led the Georgetown men’s tennis team to a strong showing. The sophomores teamed up[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior Jack Van Scoter finished first for the Hoyas and 14th overall with a time of 25:21 in the 5.2 mile event.
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CROSS COUNTRY | Teams Capture Top-15 Finishes at Penn State

The Georgetown men’s and women’s cross country teams travelled to State College, Pa., last weekend to compete in the Penn State National Open, where the men finished the 5.2-mile race in fifth place, while the women finished the six-kilometer race in 13th place. Junior Paige Hofstad led the women’s team and[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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