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FILE PHOTO: STANLEY DAI/THE HOYA
Senior outside hitter Lauren Saar has started 20 matches this season, recording 151 kills. Saar, who is the only senior on Georgetown’s roster, recently recorded her 1,000th career dig.

Volleyball | Hoyas Recognize Saar’s Dedication

For many collegiate sports teams, Senior Night is synonymous with the sadness that accompanies saying goodbye to their most experienced players. The Georgetown volleyball team (10-20, 4-13 Big East), however, will have a different feel to its final game this Friday against Creighton (22-8, 16-1 Big East) one of celebration.[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Saar, Higareda Reach Milestones

As the Georgetown volleyball (10-20, 4-13 Big East) season winds to a close, the Hoyas faced two tough home matches this weekend. Georgetown was unable to pick up a win against Big East opponents Butler (11-18, 7-9 Big East) and Xavier (16-11, 12-4 Big East), but the quality of the[Read More…]

by November 17, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTOS: NAAZ MODAN/THE HOYA AND ERICK CASTRO/THE HOYA
Junior middle blocker Ashlie Williams, far right, has recorded 201 kills and 46 blocks this season. Williams ranks second on the team in blocks and fourth in kills. Senior outside hitter Lauren Saar, left, has recorded 992 kills in her four years at Georgetown.

Volleyball | Final Road Trip Concludes with 2 Losses

The Georgetown volleyball team (10-18, 4-11 Big East) finished the away portion of its season this weekend with a pair of losses. The Hoyas travelled to Chicago and Milwaukee to face DePaul (15-12, 3-11 Big East) and Marquette (19-8, 10-4 Big East) and lost in straight sets in both matches.[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

The Georgetown volleyball team (8-12, 2-5 Big East) faces another pair of away matches this weekend, travelling for conference contests against Xavier (9-8, 5-2 Big East) and Butler (5-14, 2-5 Big East). The Hoyas are coming off a 3-2 win over DePaul (12-7, 1-6 Big East) at McDonough Arena last[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Young GU Team Aims for Consistent Production

As the campus celebrates Homecoming this weekend, the Georgetown volleyball team (7-11, 1-4 Big East) faces two crucial conference matchups. The Hoyas face the Marquette Golden Eagles (11-6, 3-2 Big East) on Friday at 7 p.m. and the DePaul Blue Demons (12-5, 1-4 Big East) on Sunday at 2 p.m.[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: ELIZA MINEAUX FOR THE HOYA  
Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinette recorded a match-high 20 kills in Georgetown’s four-set win over the Providence Friars. Sinette leads the Hoyas with 3.59 kills per set so far in the 2015 season.

Volleyball | Hoyas Split Big East Games, Earn 1st Conference Win

The Georgetown volleyball team (7-10, 1-3 Big East) was on the road this weekend and secured its first Big East win of the season. Georgetown defeated Providence (9-9, 0-4 Big East) in Rhode Island on Friday before falling to St. John’s (12-7, 2-2 Big East) Saturday in New York. The[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Volleyball | Freshmen King, Sinnette Lead Hoyas Offense

Volleyball | Freshmen King, Sinnette Lead Hoyas Offense

Look at the court while watching any of their matches and they will likely be the first players you see. They soar into the air, one arm outstretched and swinging forward, their eyes laser-focused on their target. Positioned on the sidelines of the court, they are the team’s go-to players[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SOPHIE FAABORG-ANDERSEN/THE HOYA
Freshman outside hitter Liv King had a career-high 23 kills in the Hoyas’ loss to Seton Hall. King ranks second on the team in kills with 137.

Volleyball | Hoyas Fall to Wildcats and Pirates in Conference Matchups

For the first time since 2010, the Georgetown volleyball team (6-9, 0-2 Big East) played its first conference match of the season in the comforts of its own McDonough Arena. However, a home-court advantage was not enough to pull the Hoyas to a victory as Georgetown fell to Villanova (11-4,[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ERICK CASTRO/THE HOYA
Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinnette had a game-high 15 kills in Georgetown’s straight sets win over North Carolina Central. Sinnette leads the team with 3.73 kills per set this season.

Volleyball | GU Wins 2 of 3 at JMU Invitational

Georgetown’s volleyball team (6-7) experienced a great deal of roster turnover during the offseason, and as a result, the team has nine new players this season, including eight freshmen. Because of this, the Hoyas have experienced inconsistent results throughout their nonconference schedule, never winning or losing more than two consecutive[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: NATE MOULTON/THE HOYA
Outside hitter Lauren Saar (8) & middle blocker Ashlie Williams (7)

Volleyball | McKnight Among 9 Newcomers for Revamped GU

While universities across the country welcome their newest students to campus in the fall, varsity teams are also welcoming newcomers. From initiating athletes into their teams and their cultures to introducing new players to tougher collegiate competition, the fall season prompts upperclassmen to begin their leadership roles on their respective[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top