Post Tagged with: "Big East"

ALLAN GICHOHI FOR THE HOYA
The women's lacrosse team is fourth in the Big East with a record of 3-1 in conference play. The Hoyas have outscored their opponents this season 103-77.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | GU Defeats Big East Rivals Cincinnati and Denver

The Georgetown women’s lacrosse team downed two Big East Conference foes this week. Last Saturday, Georgetown triumphed 16-10 over Cincinnati in Ohio. The win marked the Hoyas’ second league victory for the season, with their only loss of the season to Florida on March 24. “It was a big conference[Read More…]

by April 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKTEBALL | Hoyas Fall to Red Storm in 1st Round, Wildcats Win Big East

MEN’S BASKTEBALL | Hoyas Fall to Red Storm in 1st Round, Wildcats Win Big East

In front of a sold-out Madison Square Garden, Providence’s senior point guard Kyron Cartwright was ready to seal a victory against the No. 2 team in the country following an astonishing 12-point comeback in the second half. Approaching a Big East tournament record of three straight overtime games, Cartwright launched[Read More…]

by March 12, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points in Georgetown’s win against DePaul last Friday and 27 points in Saturday’s loss to Marquette. Her efforts were enough to win Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Defeats Big East Leader DePaul

As the Hoyas embarked on their most difficult road stretch of the season, one thing became certain: The team would have to put forth its best performance against the top two seeds in the Big East to have any chance of pulling off wins. Georgetown did just that last weekend[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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VOLLEYBALL | Rens Introduced as New Head Coach

With 19 seasons of head coaching experience at the college level and six NCAA appearances under his belt, Toby Rens is ready to bring his expertise to the Hilltop. On Jan. 15, Rens began as the head coach of the Georgetown women’s volleyball team following the resignation of former head[Read More…]

by January 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Junior center Jessie Govan will be critical to Georgetown's success against Villanova on both ends of the court as the Hoyas try and stop National Player of the Year candidate, junior point guard Jalen Brunson.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Faces No. 1 Villanova in Season’s Toughest Test

Following his team’s more than 20-point loss to Villanova on Jan. 10, Xavier Head Coach Chris Mack had nothing but praise for one of the nation’s top-floor generals, Villanova’s junior point guard Jalen Brunson. “If you peel his face off, it probably would have wires coming out of it,” Mack[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY | Ewing’s Nonconference Schedule Breeds Complacency

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s Nonconference Schedule Breeds Complacency

It was a risk — there were always going to be critics and naysayers, but Head Coach Patrick Ewing did not care. When Ewing pulled the Georgetown men’s basketball team out of the inaugural Phil Knight Invitational, a 16-team tournament held in Portland, Ore., many professional analysts claimed  that the[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FEATURE | Williams Resigns as Women’s Volleyball Coach

FEATURE | Williams Resigns as Women’s Volleyball Coach

Georgetown women’s volleyball Head Coach Arlisa Williams resigned from her position Sunday, one day after finishing the 2017 season with a five-set loss to Creighton in McDonough Arena. It was the second time this season Georgetown was topped by the Creighton Bluejays after a four-set loss Sept. 22; similarly, on[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Hoyas Split Pair of Big East Matchups at McDonough

Georgetown volleyball (6-14, 2-5 Big East) split matches against the Providence Friars (12-10, 0-6 Big East) and the Big East–leading Creighton Blue Jays (12-6, 6-0 Big East) this past weekend. The Hoyas beat the Friars 3-1 this past Friday and fell to the Blue Jays 3-0 on Saturday in McDonough[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Field Hockey | GU Looks to Bounce Back

After defeating the Longwood Lancers (6-7, 0-3 Mid-American) last Saturday, Georgetown field hockey (4-9, 0-4 Big East) lost 8-0 on the road against the Liberty Eagles (5-6, 3-1 Big East) on Friday, marking the greatest margin the Hoyas have suffered so far this season. Liberty got ahead early in the[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Uncategorized
FILE PHOTO: KARLA LEYJA/THE HOYA
Senior defender and co-captain Molly Thompson earned her second assist of the season Sunday. Thompson also has one goal this season.

Field Hockey | Hoyas Energized for Big East Matchup

On the heels of a key victory against nonconference opponent Longwood University (6-5, 0-1 Mid-American) last Sunday, the Georgetown field hockey team (4-8, 0-2 Big East) aims for its first Big East win of the season against Liberty (4-6, 2-1 Big East). Liberty is a newcomer to the conference, and[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top