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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
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Junior forward Faith Woodard was named the MVP of the TD Bank Classic after Georgetown defeated St. Francis 74-52 in the finals of the tournament. Woodard scored 15 points against St. Francis on 7-of-8 shooting from the field and grabbed six rebounds in the win. Woodard is averaging 13.0 points per game thus far in the 2015 season, starting all six games.

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Edge Patriots, Surpass Last Year’s Win Total

Only six games into its 2015-16 campaign, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (5-1) has already surpassed its win total from last season. Wednesday night’s victory over George Mason (3-6) gave Georgetown its fifth win of the year and extended its win streak to three games. Going into the matchup with[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore guard Dorothy Adomako scored a game-high 19 points and had six rebounds in Georgetown’s 73-56 win over Virginia Tech.

Women’s Basketball | GU Cruises Past VT in McDonough

The last time the Georgetown women’s basketball team (2-0) won a game at McDonough Arena was Jan. 9. The Hoyas beat the Providence Friars 69-61 in what would be the team’s fourth and final win of the season before it went 0-15 to close out the 2014-15 season. The storyline[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore guard Dorothy Adomako scored a game-high 23 points and pulled down seven rebounds in Georgetown’s 71-60 victory over UMES.

Women’s Basketball | GU Downs UMES in Season Opener

It only took 43 seconds for the Georgetown women’s basketball team (1-0) to establish a lead it would not relinquish for the remainder of the game. Junior forward Faith Woodard hit a three-pointer from the top of the key to put the Hoyas ahead and set them on the path[Read More…]

by November 17, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior forward Ki-Ke Rafiu played in 38 games over three seasons before retiring due to a series of persistent leg and knee injuries.

Basketball Preview | Rafiu Plays Important Role off the Court

  Senior forward Ki-Ke Rafiu has faced a tumultuous career for the Georgetown women’s basketball team. In her freshman season, she played in 26 of 31 games, scoring 36 points and grabbing 39 rebounds. The Hoyas, led by current WNBA player Sugar Rodgers (COL ’13), won 15 games against a[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports
Basketball Preview | Inconsistency Plagued Hoyas in a Frustrating 2014-15 Campaign

Basketball Preview | Inconsistency Plagued Hoyas in a Frustrating 2014-15 Campaign

Every time members of the Georgetown women’s basketball team stepped onto the court last season, they battled far more than just the opposing team. Obstacles past and present combined, resulting in a 4-27 record for the Hoyas and a last-place finish in the Big East. The Hoyas were playing under[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports
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Senior guard Katie McCormick led Georgetown with 53 three-pointers made last year.

Basketball Preview | Continuity Benefits Hoyas

The Georgetown women’s basketball team enters this season with a unique advantage: the team did not lose any players to graduation after last season, returning the six players who played more than 20 minutes per game and adding two freshmen and two transfers. Without any seniors on the roster last[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports

Women’s Big East Preview

1. DePaul The reigning Big East tournament champions are this year’s preseason favorites to retain the title in 2015-2016. The Blue Demons fell in the NCAA tournament to eventual runner-up Notre Dame, but were the only Big East squad to win a game in the Big Dance. Three players — senior[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports
Basketball Preview | GU Adds 2 Freshmen, 2 Transfers to Roster

Basketball Preview | GU Adds 2 Freshmen, 2 Transfers to Roster

Last season, lacking the presence of seniors and with the addition of a freshman class of five players, the Georgetown women’s basketball team was one of the youngest in the Big East. The team struggled, posting a 4-27 record. This year, much of the same roster returns, and the team[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Basketball Preview 2015-16, Sports