The Year in Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL

Freshman forward Isaac Copeland sank a game-winning three-pointer to defeat Butler 61-59 on January 17, setting off a raucous celebration. The men’s basketball team reached the round of 32 in the NCAA tournament.

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

 

MEN’S SOCCER

Sophomore defender Joshua Yaro anchored the defense of the team, which reached the NCAA tournament quarterfinals. Yaro was expected to be the first pick in the MLS draft before returning to school.

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

 

MESSI

Lionel Messi and the Argentinian national team practiced at Shaw Field in March.

FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA

FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA

 

WOMEN’S LACROSSE

Senior defender Adrianne Devine scored a hat trick against UConn and will lead the team against Temple on Sunday in a bid to share the Big East championship.

FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA

FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA

 

SOFTBALL

Senior pitcher Megan Hyson leads the team in apperances, wins, innings pitched and strikeouts.

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA

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