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SOFTBALL | GU Aims to Stop Slide

It has been three weeks since the Georgetown softball team (1-10) won its first and only game of the season. The win came in the final game of their first tournament and, ever since then, the team has struggled mightily to score runs. The Hoyas will hope to change their fortunes this[Read More…]

by March 1, 2013 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | 1-7 Hoyas Hoping for Southern Turnaround

After an unimpressive start to its season, the Georgetown softball team (1-7) will look to turn things around when it travels to Spartansburg, S.C., this weekend for the Coke Zero Spartan Classic. The Hoyas hope to repeat their performance from last year’s tournament, where they won all three of their games. Not only[Read More…]

by February 22, 2013 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | GU Rolls Past Tigers, Hopes to Down Friars

After notching their first two Big East wins last weekend, the Georgetown softball team (17-26, 2-9 Big East) stayed on a roll against Towson (20-23, 5-7 CAA) Thursday when they knocked off the Tigers, 3-1, in an extra-innings thriller. Senior pitcher Mackensey Carter started in the circle for the Blue and Gray and[Read More…]

by April 20, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Pick Up First Big East Win

After nine tries, Georgetown’s softball team (17-26, 2-9 Big East) finally won its first Big East game Saturday afternoon against St. John’s. After notching their first league win, the Hoyas got another in the second game of the doubleheader Saturday but couldn’t complete the sweep Sunday. Freshman pitcher Lauren O’Leary’s outstanding seven-inning[Read More…]

by April 17, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | GU Swept in Doubleheader

Despite a strong effort in the first game of their doubleheader, the Georgetown softball team (15-25, 0-8 Big East) came up empty in Wednesday’s contests at Big East rival Pittsburgh and have now lost eight of their last nine games. The Hoyas, still searching for their first league win, came out[Read More…]

by April 13, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Beat Patriots

A rainy weekend forced four games to be postponed, but the Georgetown softball team (14-17) didn’t show any rust from the hiatus Wednesday when they tied George Mason at the top of the seventh and then claimed their first extra inning win. Despite giving up two hits with two outs[Read More…]

by March 30, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Break Slump at UMBC Spring Classic

After a miserable spring break, Georgetown’s softball team broke their slump on the second day of this weekend’s UMBC Spring Classic. Four close games in two days meant that a split series breathed new life into a team that had been reverting to last season’s disappointing form. While the Blue and Gray[Read More…]

by March 20, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Drop Dragons in Philly

The Georgetown softball team (10-15) bounced back from a disappointing eight-game losing streak to reach double-digits in wins Wednesday by shutting out Drexel (6-10), 3-0, in Philadelphia. Freshman pitcher Megan Hyson led the Hoyas with seven shutout innings, striking out five and allowing just four hits. She also contributed to her own stat line[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Travel to Citrus Classic

This weekend, the Georgetown softball team (7-5) kicks off spring break with a trip south to Kissimmee, Fla., to participate in the Citrus Classic tournament. The Hoyas, who are off to a good start this season, face five opponents in the three-day tournament. After 12 games, the Hoyas find themselves[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 0 comments Sports

SOFTBALL | GU Preps for Tournament in SC

After opening the season by splitting a set of four games, the Georgetown softball team (2-2) will travel to Spartansburg, S.C., this weekend for a tournament hosted by USC-Upstate. The Hoyas will open the tournament with a game against UNC-Wilmington (1-1) Friday evening. They face George Mason (1-3) and Howard[Read More…]

by February 17, 2012 0 comments Sports