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COMMENTARY: Women’s Lacrosse Falls Short Once Again

COMMENTARY: Women’s Lacrosse Falls Short Once Again

For the second season in a row, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team (6-11, 4-3 Big East) has failed to meet expectations. Though the team managed to bounce back from the opening stretch of its schedule, which saw the Hoyas lose four straight games and seven of its first nine, its[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior goalkeeper Megan McDonald recorded five saves in the second half of Georgetown’s 9-8 loss to Villanova on Wednesday. McDonald has recorded 54 saves this season in 426 minutes in the cage.

Women’s Lacrosse | GU Falls 9-8 in Final Seconds

With just 17 seconds on the clock, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team (5-9, 3-2 Big East) let in a tie-breaking goal from University of Connecticut (12-2, 6-0 Big East) sophomore Grace Nolan, losing 9-8 in a close and hard-fought game Wednesday afternoon. The Hoyas and Huskies have a history of[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Cobb Addresses Structural Racism

Speakers discussed race relations in America at the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice’s “A Dream Deferred: Black in the USA” symposium April 11 and 12. The two-day symposium featured a series of events dedicated to addressing and battling structural racism, microaggressions, police brutality, civil rights and many other[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
COMMENTARY | Hoyas Struggle Against Tough Three-Point Defense

COMMENTARY | Hoyas Struggle Against Tough Three-Point Defense

In its recent contest against the University of Connecticut (14-5, 4-2 AAC), the Georgetown men’s basketball team (12-8, 5-2 Big East) shot 50 percent from inside the arc. UConn, on the other hand, was held to 37.5-percent shooting inside the arc. Normally, this would mean a victory for the superior[Read More…]

by January 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: LAUREN SEIBEL FOR THE HOYA
Freshman midfielder Sam Hickey scored Georgetown’s only goal in a 3-1 loss to William and Mary. It was her second goal of 2015.

Field Hockey | GU Falls to Undefeated UConn

The Georgetown field hockey team (8-11, 1-4 Big East) dropped its final two games of the season this past weekend, losing to No. 2 Connecticut (18-0, 5-0 Big East) 8-0 Saturday and then 3-1 to William and Mary (7-12, 1-5 CAA) Sunday. Against the Huskies, the Hoyas struggled to generate[Read More…]

by November 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore attack Colleen Lovett led Georgetown with four goals and three assists in the team’s 11-10 loss to third-seeded Connecticut in the semifinals of the Big East tournament. Lovett had 21 goals and 12 assists this season.

Women’s Lacrosse | Close Loss Ends Winning Streak

On April 4, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team suffered a blowout 18-4 loss at the hands of the Florida Gators, dropping its record to 1-9. At the time, the Gators and the Hoyas seemed like the furthest thing from equals. Yet at the end of the season, that’s exactly what[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 0 comments Sports
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Junior midfielder Kristen Bandos scored a game-high five goals in Wednesday night’s game against UConn. Her final goal came in the last 15 seconds of the match and secured Georgetown’s victory.

Women’s Lacrosse | Bandos Nets Winning Goal in Final Seconds

With 36 seconds left on the clock and the scored tied at 12, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse looked to take the lead over University of Connecticut and earn its fourth Big East victory of the season. Georgetown senior attack Sammy Giordano had missed a shot 16 seconds earlier, prompting Head[Read More…]

by April 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior midfielder Emily Weinberg registered one of just two overall shots on goal for the Hoyas against the Huskies Saturday. UConn had 27 shots.

Field Hockey | No.5 UConn Shuts Out Hoyas 6-0

The Georgetown field hockey team (4-6, 0-1 Big East) suffered a difficult 6-0 setback to the defending national champions, No. 5 Connecticut Huskies (7-3, 1-0 Big East) Saturday. The game was the Big East conference opener for both teams. Connecticut, now 12-0 all-time against the Hoyas, was led by freshman[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Butler Transfers to UConn

Reigning Big East Freshman of the Year, former Georgetown center Natalie Butler completed her transfer to Connecticut on Wednesday. “I think Natalie is one of the most unique players in the game today,” Connecticut Head Coach Geno Auriemma said in a statement released by the school. “There just aren’t many[Read More…]

by May 22, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Caputo Leads GU in 2 Wins

Two weeks ago, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team was in trouble. An April 1 defeat to Pennsylvania marked the Hoyas’ sixth straight loss, and what had started out as a season full of promise seemed in danger of slipping away. However, a 12-5 victory over Marquette temporarily stopped the bleeding,[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top