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Georgetown's Athletic Hall of Fame Inducted seven new members on Feb. 9. From left to right: Stephen Iorio, Daniel Martin, Ebiho Ahokhai, Melissa Tytko, Paul Tagliabue, Matthew Rienzo and Janne Kouri, front.

Georgetown Inducts 7 Alumni Into Athletics Hall of Fame

Seven former Georgetown student-athletes were elected to the Georgetown Hall of Fame by the Georgetown University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics on Feb. 9. The seven inductees were Daniel Martin (COL ’97), Janne Kouri (MSB ’97), Ebiho Ahonkhai (SFS ’97), Stephen Iorio (GSB ’98), Melissa Tytko (MSB ’99), Matthew Rienzo (COL[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

Two years after breaking ground on the $62-million Thompson Athletic Center, the Georgetown community gathered to dedicate the campus’ new five-floor athletic facility. The facility serves as a marked improvement for more than 800 of the school’s athletes, giving them access to luxurious locker rooms, theatre-style film rooms and a[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Former NBA star Allen Iverson averaged a program record of 23 points per game during his two-year career at Georgetown.

Commentary | Iverson Leaves Lasting Legacy

Allen Iverson, former Georgetown basketball player and NBA star, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. Iverson is many things: a former NBA MVP, an NBA All-Star, a Philadelphia sports icon, an alleged thug, a pioneer of the modern game — and the list goes[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Basketball | Iverson Inducted to Hall of Fame

Allen Iverson, former Georgetown basketball player and NBA star, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. Iverson played for the Georgetown men’s basketball team under then-Head Coach John Thompson Jr. from 1994 to 1996. In his two-season career on the Hilltop, he led Georgetown to[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments Sports
The Year of the No-Hitter

The Year of the No-Hitter

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett threw the first no-hitter of the season last Sunday against the Philadelphia Phillies, the 21st in Dodgers history and the 283rd in baseball history, but as one of the most rare and unpredictable achievements in baseball, many would not have thought Beckett would be[Read More…]

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HALL OF FAME | Mourning Selected to HOF

Former Georgetown center Alonzo Mourning (COL ’92) is an Olympic Gold Medalist, an NBA Champion and now a Hall of Famer. On Monday afternoon, it was announced that Mourning was selected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He joins nine other players, coaches and teams in the 2014[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: COURTESY TOM QUINN
Quinn was well-known at Yates, where he taught boxing for 10 years.

Quinn, GU Boxing Champion, Dies

  Most Georgetown students may not know the name Tom Quinn (CAS ’55), but many would recognize him. The United States Marine, actor and Georgetown boxing legend-turned-coach was a fixture of the front desk at Yates Field House, swiping GO-Cards early in the morning.Quinn died of complications from diabetes at a[Read More…]

by January 28, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News

No Matter the Label, Flacco Proves Worth

Elite: adjective. Representing the most choice or select; the best. We may know Merriam-Webster’s definition of the word, but when it comes to NFL quarterbacks, fans and pundits alike struggle to understand its meaning. While “analysts” like Skip Bayless might think they have it all figured out, labelling a quarterback as elite or not[Read More…]

by January 28, 2013 0 comments Sports