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Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinnette had a game-high 15 kills in Georgetown’s straight sets win over North Carolina Central. Sinnette leads the team with 3.73 kills per set this season.

Volleyball | GU Wins 2 of 3 at JMU Invitational

Georgetown’s volleyball team (6-7) experienced a great deal of roster turnover during the offseason, and as a result, the team has nine new players this season, including eight freshmen. Because of this, the Hoyas have experienced inconsistent results throughout their nonconference schedule, never winning or losing more than two consecutive[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman setter Paige McKnight (4) had 42 assists and 13 digs and freshman middle blocker Symone Speech added 15 kills against Georgia.

Volleyball | Sinette, McKnight Lead GU in Close Win over Georgia

Just two days after sweeping Morgan State (2-9) on a Tuesday night, the Georgetown volleyball team (4-5) traveled to a university 800 miles away from home on its farthest road trip yet to compete against one of its toughest tournaments of the season. Facing Kent State (5-4) and Georgia (4-5),[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Outside hitter Lauren Saar (8) & middle blocker Ashlie Williams (7)

Volleyball | McKnight Among 9 Newcomers for Revamped GU

While universities across the country welcome their newest students to campus in the fall, varsity teams are also welcoming newcomers. From initiating athletes into their teams and their cultures to introducing new players to tougher collegiate competition, the fall season prompts upperclassmen to begin their leadership roles on their respective[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior middle blocker Ashlie Williams, left, led the Georgetown volleyball team with 25 kills and 33 digs over the team’s first three games. Williams, who has played as a middle blocker throughout her college career, has also played as a right-side hitter this season.

Volleyball | New-Look GU Continues to Adjust

Looking to come back after dropping two of its first three matches, the Georgetown volleyball team (1-2) will continue its nonconference schedule at the Rose Hill Classic in Bronx, N.Y. this weekend. The two-day tournament hosted by Fordham (1-3) will pit Georgetown against Robert Morris (2-2), Fordham and Niagara (1-2)[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior middle blocker Dani White notched 10 kills against Villanova, bringing  her college career total to 1,093 kills.

Volleyball | Hoyas End Season with Sweep of Villanova

Georgetown’s volleyball team (10-21, 4-14 Big East) split its conference matchups over the weekend, falling to Seton Hall (27-6, 15-3 Big East) 3-0 on Friday before defeating Villanova (13-20, 6-12 Big East) 3-0 on Sunday to end its season on a positive note. The final matches of the season mark[Read More…]

by November 27, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Season Finishes With Pair of Home Matches

Georgetown’s volleyball team (9-20, 3-13 Big East) will play its final two games of the 2014 season this weekend when it host Seton Hall (25-6, 13-3 Big East) Friday and Villanova (13-18, 6-10 Big East) Sunday. The Hoyas will say goodbye to an accomplished group of seniors and will look[Read More…]

by November 20, 2014 0 comments Sports
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Freshman setter Casey Speer recorded 39 assists against St. John’s on Friday in a 3-1 loss. She is second on the team in assists with 402, behind just sophomore setter Caitlin Brauneis.

Volleyball | Hoyas Losing Streak Hits 6

The Georgetown volleyball team (9-20, 3-13 Big East) endured a pair of difficult losses over the weekend, dropping a 3-1 decision to St. John’s University (19-12, 8-8 Big East) on Friday before falling 3-0 to Providence College (6-24, 2-14 Big East) on Sunday. The Hoyas have now completed their road[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore setter Caitlin Brauneis has 598 assists and eight service aces this season. She has played in and started 18 matches.

Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to End Four-Set Skid

The Georgetown University volleyball team (9-18, 3-11 Big East) will conclude its road schedule this weekend with games at St. John’s University (18-11, 7-7 Big East) on Friday and at Providence University (5-23, 1-13 Big East) on Saturday. The Hoyas will look to snap a four-game losing streak, which has[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior libero Emily Gisolfi has replaced senior co-captain MacKenzie Simpson over the past two games. Gisolfi has 153 digs on the season.

Volleyball | GU Continues Midwest Roadtrip

The Georgetown volleyball team (9-16, 3-9 Big East) will continue its stretch of five consecutive road games when its travels to play at Butler University (17-8, 9-4 Big East) on Friday and Xavier University (15-10, 8-5 Big East) on Saturday. The Hoyas will look to rebound from consecutive away defeats[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman outside hitter Terese Cannon had 11 killls and six digs in Georgetown’s 3-0 loss to the Creighton Bluejays on Saturday. Cannon has 271 kills and 79 digs this season.

Volleyball | Bluejays Outlast Hoyas 3-0

The Georgetown volleyball team (9-16, 3-9 Big East) suffered a discouraging 3-0 loss at the hands of a talented Creighton Bluejays (18-7, 11-1 Big East) team, that currently occupies the top spot in the Big East standings. Georgetown freshman outside hitter Terese Cannon registered team highs with 11 kills and[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top