Post Tagged with: "Women’s Basketball"

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Senior guard/forward Logan Battle tied for a game-high 19 points in Georgetown’s 75-72 win over Marquette last weekend.

Women’s Basketball | Battle, McCormick Reflect on Careers

The collegiate careers of the four seniors on the Georgetown women’s basketball team (13-10, 6-7 Big East) will come to a close at the conclusion of this season. For each of them, the final time they take the court in a Georgetown uniform will be meaningful, but for two in[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior guard/forward Logan Battle scored seven straight points in the third quarter of Georgetown’s 75-72 win over Marquette Friday night.

Women’s Basketball | Battle Leads Charge in Win Over Marquette

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (13-10, 6-7 Big East) came back from a 17-point deficit to beat Marquette (11-13, 6-7 Big East) Friday night before falling to DePaul (19-7, 11-2 Big East) Sunday afternoon. Both Georgetown and Marquette entered Friday’s matchup with momentum. The Golden Eagles came into the contest[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 1 comment Sports
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Freshman guard Dionna White leads Georgetown’s attack this season with 15 points per game. White also is the team’s top rebounder, averaging a total of six rebounds per game this season.

Women’s Basketball | White Leads GU in Breakout Season

Freshman basketball players face a challenging adjustment. In addition to having to adapt to a higher level of competition, players have to adjust to college academics, a new social atmosphere and life away from home. Moreover, the college season is longer and includes more travel, which can sometimes lead younger[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore guard Dorothy Adomako scored 24 points and seven points in Georgetown’s wins over Providence and Creighton, respectively.

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Return After Road Wins

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (12-9, 5-6 Big East) returns to McDonough Arena this weekend after winning three straight games on the road. Georgetown will face off against conference rivals Marquette (11-11, 6-5 Big East) and DePaul (17-7, 9-2 Big East) — two teams that have already beaten it this[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Sweep Two Road Games on Weekend Trip

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Sweep Two Road Games on Weekend Trip

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (12-9, 5-6 Big East) returned home Sunday night after picking up two victories on the road against conference opponents. The Hoyas kicked off the weekend with a decisive 31-point victory over the Providence Friars (4-17, 0-11 Big East) before downing the Creighton Blue Jays (11-12,[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman guard Dionna White leads Georgetown in points per game with 14.6, assists per game with 3.8 and rebounds per game with 5.9. White had 17 points in Georgetown’s win over Creighton Friday night.

Commentary | Adair Leads Second Season Turnaround

Following last season’s disappointing finish with 4-27, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (12-9, 5-6 Big East) has seen a significant and surprisingly quick uptick in wins this year. The Hoyas beat the Creighton Bluejays (11-12, 5-6 Big East) Sunday to earn their third straight Big East win. In earning its[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Travel for Two-Game Trip

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Travel for Two-Game Trip

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (10-9, 3-6 Big East) kicks off the second half of its Big East schedule this weekend with contests on the road against Providence (4-15, 0-9 Big East) and Creighton (10-11, 4-5 Big East). The Hoyas will enter Friday’s matchup coming off a 57-51 win over[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior guard/forward Logan Battle scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds in Georgetown’s 57-51 win over Villanova.

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Edge Wildcats in Final Minutes

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (10-9, 3-6 Big East) closed out the first half of its conference schedule with a 57-51 road victory against Villanova (12-7, 6-3 Big East). The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the Hoyas. “It feels great to beat Villanova at Villanova. We definitely needed[Read More…]

by January 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Women’s Basketball | GU Looks to Snap Four-Game Skid

Women’s Basketball | GU Looks to Snap Four-Game Skid

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (9-9, 2-6 Big East) looks to snap a four-game losing streak when it takes on conference rival Villanova (12-6, 6-2 Big East) Sunday afternoon on the road. The Hoyas’ current skid is their longest of the season and has come in the midst of the[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman guard Dionna White scored a team-high 17 points in Georgetown’s loss to St. Bonaventure. White is averaging 14.1 points per game this season.

Women’s Basketball | Slow 2nd Quarter Costs Hoyas in Road Defeat

A second-quarter slump proved to be the downfall of the Georgetown women’s basketball team (5-2) in Saturday’s matchup with St. Bonaventure (5-2). The Hoyas fell 69-54, snapping a three-game winning streak and suffering their second loss of the season. “Our kids were disappointed, and they weren’t okay with that outcome,”[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top