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Field Hockey | GU Snaps 7-Game Losing Skid

Despite dropping Friday’s match 5-0 to No. 17 Old Dominion (5-3, 0-1 Big East), the Georgetown field hockey team (3-7, 0-1 Big East) found redemption in a 3-2 victory over Lehigh (1-8, 0-2 Patriot League) on Sunday, snapping a seven-game losing streak. Sunday’s game was a back-and-forth battle, and although[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Sports

Guilty Woes of Being a Sox Fan

Ten games. Ten straight losses. They were embarrassed. I was embarrassed. Late inning collapses. Lackluster offense. Poor pitching performances. For 10 straight games, I watched horrific baseball. SportsCenter updates flooded my phone. The final box score spammed my email. Newspaper headlines the next morning reminded me that the Red Sox[Read More…]

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WOMEN’S LACROSSE | 2nd-Half Scoring Drought Seals Loss

After opening the season winning three of its first four games, the No. 19 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team has dropped six straight. The latest loss came Tuesday as the No. 12 University of Pennsylvania Quakers (6-2, 2-0 Ivy) defeated the Hoyas (3-7, 0-1 Big East) by a final score of[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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MEN’S LACROSSE | No. 6 Denver Overwhelms Georgetown in Rout

Having lost three consecutive games, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (3-7, 0-3 Big East) entered Saturday’s game desperate for a win. But the Hoyas were outmatched against No. 6 Denver (8-2, 2-0 Big East), a newcomer to the Big East, and stumbled to a 17-9 loss at the MultiSport Facility.[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Drop 4th Straight Matchup

The No. 14 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team (3-5) fell to No. 15 Loyola Maryland (7-4, 3-0 Patriot League) 8-5 Wednesday night. Georgetown opened the game strongly but failed to maintain its pressure late in the second half. While the Hoyas dominated in draw control, total shots and turnovers, they were[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Second-Half Rally Lifts GU

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Second-Half Rally Lifts GU

The last time Georgetown played Providence — a 70-52 loss just over a month ago — the Friars sent the Hoyasinto an uncontrollable free fall. Now, Georgetown (15-9, 6-6 Big East) is still digging itself out of the hole left by its long losing streak, and Monday’s 83-71 victory at Verizon[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Sports
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FOOTBALL | When Experience Fails

This season was supposed to be different for the Georgetown football team. In last year’s campaign, the Hoyas’ quarterbacks was ravaged by injuries, causing five different signal callers to see action. In 2013, redshirtsenior Isaiah Kempf was supposed to bring the stability to the most important position on the field that the team[Read More…]

by October 22, 2013 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | Different QB, Same Result in Fifth Loss

FOOTBALL | Different QB, Same Result in Fifth Loss

The Georgetown football team (3-5, 0-3 Patriot League) was unable to contain the explosive offense of Colgate (4-3, 2-0 Patriot League) Saturday, dropping the conference road matchup, 57-36. Despite the disappointment, the Hoyas were carried by several outstanding individual performances. Sophomore wideout Kevin Macari — who recorded 181 receiving yards[Read More…]

by October 23, 2012 0 comments Sports
Win Over DePaul Ends Lengthy Drought

Win Over DePaul Ends Lengthy Drought

The Georgetown volleyball team (7-15, 1-8 Big East) has developed a depressingly familiar routine this season: After shaking hands with the opponent, the dejected players head off the court and straight to the locker room. But Sunday, for the first time in 43 days, the Hoyas lingered on the court[Read More…]

by October 23, 2012 0 comments Sports

Georgetown Crushes Belmont, Ending Tourney Drought

COLUMBUS, Ohio — It’s finally over. Third-seeded Georgetown ended an NCAA tournament losing streak dating back to 2008 by beating No. 14 seed Belmont Friday afternoon. “I will be misleading if I were to say it was not a relief,” Head Coach John Thompson III said. During their 74-59 thumping[Read More…]

by March 17, 2012 0 comments Sports