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Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Sweep Ivy Opponents

Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Sweep Ivy Opponents

The Georgetown women’s soccer team defeated a pair of Ivy League foes over the weekend to remain undefeated. On Thursday, the No. 10 Hoyas (7-0-2) took down the No. 25 Princeton Tigers (5-2-1) on the road, winning 2-1 in overtime. Head Coach Dave Nolan appreciated the competitive match. “I thought[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Soccer | GU Falls to Xavier in Big East Opener

Men’s Soccer | GU Falls to Xavier in Big East Opener

In its first Big East Conference game of the season, the Georgetown University men’s soccer team fell to the Xavier Musketeers at Shaw Field. Xavier (3-0-3, 1-0 Big East) entered the game with a stout defense, having conceded one goal in their opening five games of the season. The majority[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | Messi Remains in Top Form

HAMPERS | Messi Remains in Top Form

Over a decade ago, Lionel Messi started to receive praise as one of the most talented athletes of all time. At age 20, he was already Football Club Barcelona’s star player. By age 22, he won his first Ballon d’Or — soccer’s most prestigious individual award — before taking it[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Soccer | GU Rolls vs Yale

Men’s Soccer | GU Rolls vs Yale

Playing at The George Washington University’s Charles E. Smith Center due to heavy rain Sunday, the Georgetown men’s soccer team hosted Yale University in Washington, D.C., and emerged with a 3-1 win. The Hoyas (3-1-1) were unaffected by the adverse weather as they scored less than three minutes into the[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | Georgetown Wins 4th Straight

Women’s Soccer | Georgetown Wins 4th Straight

On Sunday the Georgetown women’s soccer team traveled to Fairfax, Va. and erased a 1-0 halftime deficit to defeat George Mason by a score of 2-1. Going into the half down 1-0, Coach Dave Nolan discussed the team’s difficulties falling behind and playing in the rainy conditions “This game was[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Soccer | GU Shuts Out Rival WVU

Women’s Soccer | GU Shuts Out Rival WVU

Facing its longtime rival Sunday Sept. 2, the Georgetown women’s soccer team shut out West Virginia University on the road 2-0. “There’s not too many teams that go up to West Virginia and win up there,” Head Coach Dave Nolan said in an interview with The Hoya. “I don’t think[Read More…]

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
HAMPERS | Fans Should Respect Players’ Retirement From National Teams

HAMPERS | Fans Should Respect Players’ Retirement From National Teams

When France faced Croatia in the World Cup final this July, an estimated 1 billion people — over 13 percent of the world’s population — tuned into the event. This viewership figure dwarfs that of the all-time most-watched American sporting event, Super Bowl XLIX, by a factor of 10 to one.[Read More…]

by September 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
SEWALL | President Seeks New Path for US Soccer Federation

SEWALL | President Seeks New Path for US Soccer Federation

On Feb. 10, much to the dismay of many U.S. soccer supporters, Carlos Cordeiro was elected as the new president of the U.S. Soccer Federation, the official governing body of soccer in the United States. Yet the negativity around the appointment not only is unwarranted, but it also has been[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
SEWALL | Östersunds FK Putting Swedish Soccer on Map

SEWALL | Östersunds FK Putting Swedish Soccer on Map

Before 2017, you would be hard-pressed to find anyone outside of Sweden who had even heard of the Swedish soccer club Östersunds FK. Nevertheless, what the team has accomplished — largely thanks to its chairman Daniel Kindberg and manager Graham Potter — is nothing short of magical. Established in 1996[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore forward Paula Germino-Watnick was one of four Hoyas to put a shot on goal, but the team failed to ever break its scoreless tie with the Demon Deacons.

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Season Ends With NCAA Tournament 1st-Round Exit

At the onset of NCAA postseason play against Wake Forest on Friday, the Georgetown women’s soccer team hoped the adage, “offense wins games, defense wins championships,” would carry it deep into the NCAA tournament.  However, it was a lack of offense that ultimately doomed the Hoyas as they fell to[Read More…]

by November 14, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top