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Senior infielder Jake Bernstein hit .290 last season with 39 runs and 23 runs batted in. Bernstein also led the team in walks with 26. The Georgetown baseball team lost its first three games of the season last weekend in Winston-Salem, N.C.

BASEBALL | Team Loses 1st 3 Games to Start Season

The Georgetown baseball team started its 2018 season on a sour note last weekend, losing three consecutive games in Winston-Salem, N.C. The first game of the new season pit Georgetown (0-3-0) against Wake Forest (2-3-0). The Hoyas fell 7-2 to the Demon Deacons, but senior catcher Sammy Stevens was a[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

SAILING | Team Dominates Opener

Georgetown kicked off the spring season with a dominant win at the Old Dominion Regatta in Norfolk, Va., last weekend. Old Dominion hosted the first conference regatta of the spring season. Following an impressive fall season, the Hoyas are hungry for a repeat of the national championship crown they won[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior attacker Taylor Gebhardt scored four goals in Sunday's loss to Towson. She currently leads the team with eight goals on the season

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Towson Hands GU First Loss in Blowout

After facing off against St. Joseph’s team in a torrential downpour Feb. 10, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team fell victim to another bout of terrible weather when the team members travelled to Towson last Saturday.  Trailing 3-9 with just 14 minutes left on the clock, the Blue and Gray were[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior Drew Spinosa defeated Barbara Vasilkovy of Towson  University 6-2, 6-2 last Tuesday at Yates Field House.

TENNIS | Men Secure 1st Victory, Women Fall to 0-3

Both the men’s and women’s Georgetown tennis teams returned to action in a week that saw the men secure their first victory of the season, while the women suffered their third consecutive 4-3 loss. Hosting Monmouth (1-5) at Yates Field House on Feb. 9, the men relied on the depth[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior middle distance runner finished 20th in the one mile event in Boston last weekend in which senior middle distance runner finished in fourth with the second best time in Georgetown history.

MEN’S TRACK | Bartelsmeyer’s Efforts Cap Strong Weekend for GU

Senior middle distance runner Amos Bartelsmeyer was named Big East Men’s Track Athlete of the Week after he finished the second-fastest mile in Georgetown’s history with a personal best time of 3:57.53 at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational in Boston on Sunday. Bartelsmeyer’s run was good enough for him to[Read More…]

by February 15, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
TESTING TRUISMS: Can You Work Hard and Play Hard?

TESTING TRUISMS: Can You Work Hard and Play Hard?

Alongside students at other elite institutions such as Columbia University and Washington University in St. Louis, Georgetown students are reputed to have “work hard, play hard” lifestyles. In 2018, Georgetown was ranked No. 20 on U.S. News and World Report’s 2018 Best National Universities. It was also dubbed the No.[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide

GU Celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day

The Georgetown athletic department joined forces with the Women’s Sports Foundation,  a charity founded by tennis legend Billie Jean King to ensure girls have access to sports,  to celebrate the 32nd annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day last Tuesday, Feb. 6 in Georgetown’s McDonough Arena. The WSF teamed[Read More…]

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

London Man to Be Deported After Kidnapping Georgetown Student

The London man who pled guilty to kidnapping a Georgetown student last year now faces deportation following his Jan. 30 sentencing. Paolo Aldorasi was sentenced to a 24-month prison term after pleading guilty in November to assault with intent to commit robbery, according to a Jan. 30 news release from[Read More…]

by February 7, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
The devastating effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria disrupted Georgetown's traditional application process in Puerto Rico. Two applicants shared their stories with The Hoya.

After Hurricanes, Puerto Rican Applicants Face New Barriers

Claudia Corral sent her application to Georgetown University on Oct. 25 from a small restaurant across the street from her home in Ocean Park, Puerto Rico. Her home had been without Wi-Fi since Hurricane Maria hit almost a month earlier. Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico with 155 mph winds Sep.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Campus News, Features, News, News - Top
Students are able to take part in the interactive exhibit and experience a simulated version of solitary confinement through virtual reality goggles in the ICC.

Solitary Confinement Simulation Explores Incarceration Issues

A two-weeklong exhibit simulating the experience of solitary confinement is on display in the Intercultural Center as part of the Georgetown University Prisons and Justice Initiative’s most recent efforts to explore the issue of mass incarceration in the United States. The exhibit by the National Religious Campaign Against Torture features[Read More…]

by January 26, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top