Post Tagged with: "Football"

Tough Test Awaits Georgetown at MSF

Coming off their first Patriot League loss, the Hoyas (3-2, 2-1 Patriot League) look to bounce back on Saturday afternoon when they take on the Seahawks of Wagner College. The Seahawks, picked to finish fourth in the Preseason NEC Coaches Poll, will arrive in D.C. with a 2-2 record (1-1[Read More…]

by October 8, 2010 0 comments Sports

Captain Honors Fallen Hoya’s Memory

A lot has changed over the past year for the Georgetown football program. They have a new offensive coordinator, a new offensive system, and most importantly, a few wins under their belt. But one thing that has not changed is the consistent play of senior linebacker Nick Parrish. On Sept.[Read More…]

by October 8, 2010 0 comments Sports

Star QB Leads Powerful Seahawk Offense

Georgetown will attempt to bounce back from last week’s debacle against Colgate and faceoff against another very strong offensive opponent, Wagner. For the second straight week, the Blue and Gray will face a preseason conference player of the year – last week it was Colgate’s Greg Sullivan. This week the[Read More…]

by October 8, 2010 0 comments Sports

Raiders Pound GU In Offensive Slaughter

Georgetown’s Saturday visit to Colgate had all the makings of a classic, the surprising league leader taking on the preseason favorite in its conference opener. In the end the matchup turned out to be a dud, as the Raiders (2-3, 1-0 Patriot League) ran the ball up and down the[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

College Football: Around the League

Bucknell Bucknell’s losing woes continued this past weekend as the Bison dropped to 0-4 after a 21-12 loss to Cornell. Despite giving away four turnovers, The Big Red (1-2) exploited Bucknell’s porous run defense for three touchdowns and 123 rushing yards. On the other side of the ball, the Bison[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

Powerhouse Offense Awaits Surging Hoyas

After their first week at home, the Hoyas (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) will continue their tough early season road schedule in New York on Saturday when they visit Colgate. The Raiders, the preseason Patriot League favorites, have started the season 1-2. Their record, however, is more indicative of their strength[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

Star Raider Trio to Test Parrish, Hoya Defense

This Saturday, the Hoyas will face another top Patriot League squad and the top rushing team in the Patriot League. Averaging an incredible 227 rushing yards per game, Colgate’s powerful ground game is led by junior tailback Nate Eachus and senior quarterback Greg Sullivan. The Raiders’ number-one receiver has been[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

Darby’s Play Aids League Title Hopes

“The heartbeat of a football team is the quarterback position, and I think everyone who has any intelligence about the game understands you must have consistency at that position to be a championship team.” This is the response that Ron Jaworski, the legendary quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles and commentator[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

How Long’s It Been? GU Beats Crusaders

Patriot League contenders, beware. Georgetown’s victory over defending champion Holy Cross showed that the upstart Hoyas are for real.   Georgetown (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) defeated Holy Cross (1-3, 0-1 Patriot League) 17-7 at MultiSport Facility to maintain its place at the top of the conference standings and record its[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Sports

It’s Been So Long

After last year at Georgetown, the words victory and football rarely found themselves in the same sentence. Yet, after talks of cutting the 136-year-old program, time has been a saving grace. This season has proven more than the team’s worth – it has showcased their recently harnessed talent.After a winless[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Opinion