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Georgetown's Athletic Hall of Fame Inducted seven new members on Feb. 9. From left to right: Stephen Iorio, Daniel Martin, Ebiho Ahokhai, Melissa Tytko, Paul Tagliabue, Matthew Rienzo and Janne Kouri, front.

Georgetown Inducts 7 Alumni Into Athletics Hall of Fame

Seven former Georgetown student-athletes were elected to the Georgetown Hall of Fame by the Georgetown University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics on Feb. 9. The seven inductees were Daniel Martin (COL ’97), Janne Kouri (MSB ’97), Ebiho Ahonkhai (SFS ’97), Stephen Iorio (GSB ’98), Melissa Tytko (MSB ’99), Matthew Rienzo (COL[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior middle blocker Ashlie Williams has recorded 94 kills and 34 total blocks this season.

Volleyball | Sluggish Start Dooms GU

The Georgetown Women’s volleyball team (5-11, 1-2 Big East) could not keep up its momentum from their big conference win against Villanova (10-5, 1-1 Big East) this past weekend, losing to Seton Hall (9-8, 3-1 Big East) Tuesday night in three straight sets. The Hoyas kept close for much of[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Volleyball | GU Drops Big East Home Opener

Volleyball | GU Drops Big East Home Opener

The Georgetown women’s volleyball team (4-10, 0-1 Big East) opened Big East play this past Tuesday, taking on St. John’s (10-4, 1-0 Big East) in McDonough Arena and losing 3-1. The Hoyas fought hard throughout, but could not sustain their stretches of high-level volleyball to overcome the Red Storm. Sophomore[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Hoyas Split Tournaments, Now Turn to Big East Play

The Georgetown volleyball team split matches in the Air Force Invitational and the Denver Invitational on a long road trip to Colorado, completing its final two tournaments of the nonconference season over the past weekend. Georgetown went 2-2 in its matches over the weekend, splitting their games in the Air[Read More…]

by September 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Fall Sports Preview | Volleyball: No Injuries, New Additions Heighten Optimism

Fall Sports Preview | Volleyball: No Injuries, New Additions Heighten Optimism

Last season, the Georgetown volleyball team (2-4) had only three returning players. Of the 12 players on the roster, eight were freshmen. As a young and inexperienced team, the Hoyas had an uneven season, finishing 10-21, including a 4-14 record in Big East play. This season, with nine returning players[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: STANLEY DAI/THE HOYA
Senior outside hitter Lauren Saar has started 20 matches this season, recording 151 kills. Saar, who is the only senior on Georgetown’s roster, recently recorded her 1,000th career dig.

Volleyball | Hoyas Recognize Saar’s Dedication

For many collegiate sports teams, Senior Night is synonymous with the sadness that accompanies saying goodbye to their most experienced players. The Georgetown volleyball team (10-20, 4-13 Big East), however, will have a different feel to its final game this Friday against Creighton (22-8, 16-1 Big East) one of celebration.[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Saar, Higareda Reach Milestones

As the Georgetown volleyball (10-20, 4-13 Big East) season winds to a close, the Hoyas faced two tough home matches this weekend. Georgetown was unable to pick up a win against Big East opponents Butler (11-18, 7-9 Big East) and Xavier (16-11, 12-4 Big East), but the quality of the[Read More…]

by November 17, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTOS: NAAZ MODAN/THE HOYA AND ERICK CASTRO/THE HOYA
Junior middle blocker Ashlie Williams, far right, has recorded 201 kills and 46 blocks this season. Williams ranks second on the team in blocks and fourth in kills. Senior outside hitter Lauren Saar, left, has recorded 992 kills in her four years at Georgetown.

Volleyball | Final Road Trip Concludes with 2 Losses

The Georgetown volleyball team (10-18, 4-11 Big East) finished the away portion of its season this weekend with a pair of losses. The Hoyas travelled to Chicago and Milwaukee to face DePaul (15-12, 3-11 Big East) and Marquette (19-8, 10-4 Big East) and lost in straight sets in both matches.[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman outside hitter Liv King  has recorded 246 kills on the season, averaging 2.51 kills per set. King recorded her first career double double in Georgetown’s 3-2 win over Seton Hall on Oct. 30.

Volleyball | Hoyas Focus On Unity Down the Stretch

The Georgetown volleyball team (10-16, 4-9 Big East) will travel off campus for the final time this weekend as it takes on DePaul (13-11, 2-10 Big East) and Marquette (18-7, 9-3 Big East) in the final away matches of the season. The Hoyas will finish this year’s campaign with games[Read More…]

by November 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: STANLEY DAI/THE HOYA
Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinette leads the team with 323 kills this season, an average of 3.15 percent per game. Sinette also has recorded 197 digs and has started 25 of the team’s 26 games.

Volleyball | Hoyas Avenge Loss in 5-Set Road Victory

On Sept. 27, the Georgetown volleyball team (10-16, 4-9 Big East) lost to Seton Hall (11-14, 5-8 Big East) in a hard-fought five-set match in McDonough Arena. On that night, the Pirates won two of the first three sets to jump out to an early lead. Georgetown won the fourth[Read More…]

by November 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top