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Football | Ty Williams Suffers Severe Neck Injury

Georgetown junior linebacker Ty Williams suffered a severe neck injury during the first quarter of his team’s game against St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday. He underwent surgery at the Altoona UPMC Hospital after the game. “Our thoughts and prayers are with Ty Williams and his family,” Georgetown Athletic Director Lee Reed said in[Read More…]

by September 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Football | Nolan Key to Offensive Success

Football | Nolan Key to Offensive Success

Coming off of a disappointing 2014 season in which the Georgetown football team went 3-9, senior quarterback Kyle Nolan and the Hoyas have a lot to improve upon if they are to achieve their goal of finally winning a Patriot League conference title. A considerable amount of the team’s success[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
LANZILLA: Do Your Research Before Your Fantasy Football Draft

LANZILLA: Do Your Research Before Your Fantasy Football Draft

Remember that time your buddy took Brett Favre in your fantasy football draft the year after he finally retired? Or the time when that random guy in your league took Stephen Gostkowski in the first round? “He’s the best kicker around!” he gloated as he made the pick. And hopefully[Read More…]

by June 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
Clockwise from center: Jacquelyn Eleey, Isaac Copeland, Nick Marrocco, Rob Sgarlata, Dorothy Adomako, Arun Basuljevic

Across Sports, New Faces Offer Hope for Future

Every fall, the newest batch of Hoya student-athletes arrives on the Hilltop, touted as some of the best recruits in the country. As each sport gets underway, coaches and fans are eager to see which Hoyas will stand out from the pack and make immediate contributions to their teams. Several[Read More…]

FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Argentina captain and FC Barcelona star forward Lionel Messi drew supporters of all ages to Georgetown last week, where the Argentinian national team prepared for a friendly.

From Camp Nou to Shaw: Messi at GU

Shaw Field, home of the Georgetown men’s and women’s soccer teams, got a taste of the international spotlight last week when it hosted Lionel Messi and the rest of the Argentina national soccer team. For a still undisclosed fee, the team used Georgetown’s facilities Tuesday through Thursday generally during the[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 0 comments Campus News, City News, News, News - Top
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Students participating in the silent demonstration in Red Square on Tuesday.

Photos of the Week: Nov. 22

Photos of the Week: Nov. 22 – 28 Photos of the week of Nov. 22 – 28 include the Ferguson Protests around D.C. and Georgetown’s campus, a new volleyball court in-the-making, various sports games, and the 20th annual Rangila at the Kennedy Center.   View More Galleries

by November 29, 2014 0 comments Photography
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Senior defensive end Alec May broke the single-season sack record of 16 sacks on a four-yard sack during the second quarter.

Football | Six-Game Losing Streak Snapped on Senior Day

On a brisk sunny day on at MultiSport Field, Georgetown’s football team (3-8, 1-5 Patriot League) earned its first conference win against the Holy Cross Crusaders (4-8, 2-4 Patriot League). The game marked the Hoyas’ first win since Sept. 20 and ended a six-game skid for the Hoyas on the[Read More…]

by November 27, 2014 0 comments Sports
Alum’s Rehab Facility Struggles

Alum’s Rehab Facility Struggles

After overcoming paralysis despite doctors predicting recovery to be impossible, Janne Kouri (GSB ’97), celebrated ex-Georgetown football defensive tackle, not only triumphed over his affliction but is now working to help others with his nonprofit progressive rehab center, NextStep. Offering services to anyone with paralysis as well as victims of[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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Senior defensive lineman Alec May leads the Patriot League with 15.5 sacks this season. He is second on the team with 80 tackles.

Football | Disappointing Season Comes to Close

After suffering a 52-7 defeat to the Patriot League-champion Fordham Rams (10-1, 6-0 Patriot League) last week, the Georgetown football team (2-8, 1-5 Patriot League) hosts the Holy Cross Crusaders (4-7, 2-5 Patriot League) on Senior Day on Saturday, Nov. 22, in the last Georgetown football game of the 2014[Read More…]

by November 20, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Bill Decries ‘Redskins’ Name

Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) introduced legislation Nov. 12 that would strip the National Football League of its tax-exempt status if it continues to support the official team name of the Washington Redskins. Norton proposed the bill after a perceived lack of action by the NFL, Federal Communications Commission and[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top