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Senior forward Caitlin Farrell leads Georgetown with 18 goals and 39 points this season.
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WOMEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Reaches College Cup for 2nd Time in 3 Years

From the opening whistle at Shaw Field on Saturday, the Georgetown women’s soccer team pressured Baylor’s defense, recording six shots and five corner kicks within the first seven minutes of the match. In the eighth minute, Georgetown’s (21-0-3) sixth shot found the back of the net as sophomore defender Kelly[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior midfielder Kyle Zajec had four goals and seven assists in his final collegiate season, both career highs for him.
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MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown’s Prolific Season Ends in NCAA Tournament

The Georgetown men’s soccer team fell 0-1 to Michigan State on Cooper Field in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, concluding the 2018 campaign for the Hoyas, who won their second straight Big East Tournament title. Georgetown (13-5-3, 6-2-1 Big East) started off on the front foot[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | South America’s Biggest Game Marred by Violence

HAMPERS | South America’s Biggest Game Marred by Violence

To say that soccer is popular in Argentina, a nation that boasts two World Cup victories and created a parody religion around its beloved former player Diego Maradona, would be an understatement. The final of this year’s Copa Libertadores, South America’s premier club tournament, features Boca Juniors and River Plate[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MAHTANI | European Teams Wary of Saudi Investors

After the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, it is unsurprising that many organizations, including European football teams, are reluctant to engage in any type of business with Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the country more broadly. In the world of European football, before the Saudis[Read More…]

by November 29, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
Junior forward Riley Strassner assisted on junior forward Achara's goal, which put the Hoyas up 2-0. Strassner has three goals and nine points so far this season.
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MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Wins 2nd Straight Big East Championship

The Georgetown men’s soccer team won its first back-to-back Big East tournament championships in program history on Sunday, recording a 2-0 shutout against Marquette. In front of a large home crowd at Shaw Field, Georgetown (12-4-3, 6-2-1 Big East) looked to respond to its 0-0 draw against Marquette (7-9-3, 5-3-1[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Sophomore midfielder Jacob Montes assisted on Georgetown's last goal of the game against Providence. 
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MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Defeats Providence, Advances to Big East Final

On Wednesday, the Georgetown men’s soccer team put on a strong performance at home to defeat Providence 4-0 in the semifinal of the Big East tournament. The two teams had played two weeks prior, with the Hoyas (11-4-3, 6-2-1 Big East) topping the Friars (10-7-2, 6-2-1 Big East) 2-1 following[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior defender Meaghan Nally in action versus Butler; Nally has six points this season, seventh on the team.
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WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Advance to Big East Tournament Final

On Oct. 25, the No. 4 Georgetown women’s soccer team battled Xavier to an overtime draw in its final match of the regular season before dominating Xavier 3-1 in the semifinal of the Big East tournament on Nov. 1. After 90 minutes of scoreless play in the first matchup between[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Edged by Red Storm in Big East Battle

On a rainy Saturday afternoon, the No. 24 Georgetown men’s soccer team lost 1-0 at home to St. John’s in its penultimate Big East game. Because of the wet weather conditions, the game was played at Cooper Field rather than Shaw Field, the Hoyas’ usual home ground. The Hoyas (9-4-3,[Read More…]

by October 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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The No. 24 Georgetown men's soccer team seeks to finish its season with a flourish, notching two conference victories week at Seton Hall and Providence.

MEN’S SOCCER | Road Sweep Propels GU Toward Season Finish

The No. 24 Georgetown men’s soccer team earned two road victories in the Big East this week, shutting out Seton Hall 4-0 on Oct. 20 and defeating Providence 2-1 on Oct. 24. Georgetown (9-3-3, 5-1-1 Big East) started the scoring against Seton Hall (6-5-2, 2-4-1 Big East) in the seventh[Read More…]

by October 25, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | Ronaldo’s Fame Unfairly Overshadows Accountability

HAMPERS | Ronaldo’s Fame Unfairly Overshadows Accountability

Cristiano Ronaldo is the most well-known player in the world’s most well-known sport. He has 75 million Twitter followers, more than any other athlete, an estimated net worth of $450 million and an empire of endorsement deals with many of the world’s largest companies. However, the most marketable athlete now[Read More…]

by October 5, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top