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EDITORIAL: Georgetown Basketball Must Confront Off-Court Issues

March 17, 2017 at 4:00 am 2 comments

If six consecutive losses and two straight losing seasons are not enough to irredeemably smear Georgetown basketball’s national reputation, Hoya fans have another reason to be dispirited. The university’s lackluster response to an increasingly embarrassing performance demonstrates that the program’s woes extend far beyond the court. Exasperation with the basketballRead More

Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

November 11, 2016 at 3:57 am 0 comments

  Rodney Pryor’s Long Journey to the Hilltop Now, entering his sixth season and his fourth new college, the 24-year old senior guard wants to make the most of his final collegiate season. Being the oldest on the team, Pryor has already become a leader on his new team forRead More

Fall Sports Preview | Feature: The Man Behind GU’s Infallible Marketing Strategies

September 9, 2016 at 1:22 am 1 comment

You might have come across his name as you ogled the T-shirt featuring three Jack the Bulldog faces howling at the moon. You might have even passed by him on campus without realizing he was the man who made the Skater Jack bobblehead a reality — a collector’s item soRead More

Women’s Soccer | GU Faces Road Challenge

September 2, 2016 at 11:53 am 0 comments

Fresh off a pair of impressive home performances, the Georgetown women’s soccer team (3-1) travels for its first road game of the season Friday night to take on No. 12 Rutgers (3-1-0) in Piscataway, NJ. With 4-0 and 4-1 victories over Delaware (0-4) and Colorado College (2-2), respectively, the HoyasRead More

Field Hockey | Hoyas Open Undefeated

September 2, 2016 at 11:46 am 0 comments

Despite going down a goal twice throughout the course of the game, Georgetown field hockey (2-0) rallied to a 4-3 overtime victory against Appalachian State (0-2) on Sunday. The victory comes off the heels of a 3-1 defeat of Davidson (0-2, 0-0 Atlantic 10) last Friday, giving Georgetown its bestRead More

Women’s Soccer | GU Falls to Top-Ranked Stanford

August 21, 2016 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

The Georgetown women’s soccer team (1-1-0) suffered its first loss of the young season on Sunday, falling 3-0 to No. 5 Stanford (2-0-0) under a deluge of second-half Cardinal goals. The three tallies over a span of eight minutes early in the second period cracked a Hoya defense which hadRead More

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Left to right: Sophomores Faith Woodard, co-captain Tyshell King and Jade Martin form the backbone of a young Hoyas team. All three averaged double-digit minutes per game last season.

Women’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

November 14, 2014 at 6:40 am 0 comments

The Hoya’s annual Basketball Preview has everything to get you ready for the 2014-2015 Hoya basketball season: In Rebuilding Season, Hoyas Disappoint Despite the efforts of senior forward Andrea White and freshman center Natalie Butler, the Hoyas limped to an 11-21 record After a streak of five straight seasons finishingRead More

Home is Where the Hoyas Are

November 14, 2014 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The people I meet studying abroad come in many different servings. Some, in the infamous words of Patrick Bateman in “American Psycho,” are single-serving friends, whose paths cross mine only for a brief moment, on an airplane or in a cafe, for instance, before fishtailing off again. Others are definedRead More

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MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR | Markel Starks

May 16, 2014 at 12:00 am 0 comments

It was mid-October in McDonough Arena, a few weeks before the start of his senior season and Markel Starks was holding court. Seven months had passed since Florida Gulf Coast had shattered Georgetown’s dream of hanging another banner on the wall of the historic gym, but the feelings of frustrationRead More

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TEAM OF THE YEAR | Softball

May 16, 2014 at 12:00 am 0 comments

2014 was a landmark season for the Georgetown softball team — it secured its first winning record in program history and had four players earn all-conference honors. A close loss to St. John’s ended its season in the Big East championship semifinals, but the Hoyas showed they will be aRead More