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WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Down Pirates for 7th Straight Shutout

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Down Pirates for 7th Straight Shutout

The women’s soccer team continued its shutout streak on Sunday, recording its seventh consecutive game without giving up a goal in a 5-0 blowout against Seton Hall University at Shaw Field. The Hoyas (9-2-1, 3-0 Big East) returned home after their 4-0 win against the DePaul University Blue Demons (5-6-1,[Read More…]

by October 3, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S SOCCER | Musketeers Hand Hoyas First Loss

Following four straight wins, the No. 9 Georgetown University men’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the season Saturday night, falling to the Xavier Musketeers 1-0 in overtime. Neither team managed to garner much offense throughout the first two periods, with the two teams’ having combined only five shots[Read More…]

by September 18, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COURTESY DAN DOUGHERTY

Scenes and Lessons in an Italian Bar

In the middle of Fiesole, there is a little bar that promises “the best Guinness in Italy” and takes claim to the time-honored tradition of the poorly lit Irish pub. The Guinness was okay; the rest of the beers were better. I did not speak a lick of Italian, the[Read More…]

by March 17, 2017 0 comments Guide - Top, The Guide, travel
CRAIGE: Premier League Preview

CRAIGE: Premier League Preview

The best day of the year is upon us as the English Premier League’s 2016-17 campaign kicks It was a long summer, made better by more tournaments than normal, but not even the European Championship could fill the soccer-sized hole in my heart. At last, our wait is over. In[Read More…]

by August 12, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CRAIGE: Olympic Soccer Tournament Preview

CRAIGE: Olympic Soccer Tournament Preview

In just three days, one of the world’s greatest sporting events is set to get underway. The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has already been shrouded in controversy, from the inadequacies of the Olympic village to the hazardous waste floating in Guanabara Bay to the Zika virus that has caused[Read More…]

by August 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CRAIGE: Transfer Market Sees Record Transactions

CRAIGE: Transfer Market Sees Record Transactions

The wildness of the summer transfer market appears to be in full swing once again in our beloved soccer world. With rumors swirling around at all hours of the day, it can be very difficult to tell which ones are accurate and which ones are just far-fetched fantasy. Some of[Read More…]

by July 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SCHENK: Injuries Postpone Progress

SCHENK: Injuries Postpone Progress

My first injury happened just before my sophomore year of high school. I unknowingly strained my quadriceps by taking multiple practice penalty kicks without proper stretching, which rendered me unable to run during tryouts. Unsurprisingly, I subsequently did not make varsity that year. I was put on the JV team[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
CRAIGE: Low Level Clubs Surprise in EPL this Year

CRAIGE: Low Level Clubs Surprise in EPL this Year

As the semester winds down and we approach winter break, I cannot help but marvel at what a soccer season it has been so far. Granted, the usual suspects like F.C. Barcelona and Bayern Munich have continued to dominate their respective leagues without much fanfare, although Real Madrid has been[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
Men’s Soccer to Play Hofstra Pride in 2nd Round of NCAA Tournament

Men’s Soccer to Play Hofstra Pride in 2nd Round of NCAA Tournament

The Georgetown men’s soccer team (15-2-2) will face the Hofstra Pride (14-7-0) in the second round of the NCAA tournament after Hofstra defeated Lehigh (13-6-3) in overtime. Hofstra freshman forward Daniel Massey scored in overtime to give his team a 2-1 win Thursday night. Georgetown will have to focus on[Read More…]

by November 19, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CRAIGE: Vardy Leads Leicester City’s Early Success

CRAIGE: Vardy Leads Leicester City’s Early Success

Costa. Coutinho. Kane. Rooney. These are the names that come to mind when thinking about the top players in the Premier League in terms of the impact they have on their teams. One definitely would not expect to hear the names Vardy, Mahrez, Morgan and Schmeichel. And yet, this ragtag[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns