Articles by: Sean Haggerty

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SACHS & HAGGERTY | Duke, Michigan State Make for Historic NCAA East Regional

Georgetown University shined in hosting the March Madness Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight games on March 29 and 31. From the opening press conference to the final buzzer, the NCAA East regional in Washington D.C. left writers and fans in awe and amazement. The setting felt too good to be[Read More…]

by April 8, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
DERRICK ARTHUR CUDJOE/ THE HOYA | Junior guard Jagan Mosely beats his defender and looks to penetrate baseline against Harvard on March 20.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends With Loss to Harvard

The Georgetown men’s basketball team came up short against the visiting Harvard Crimson 71-68 in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament on March 20, concluding a rollercoaster season that was highlighted by the development of young stars. Senior center Jessie Govan shined in his final game for the[Read More…]

by March 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/ THE HOYA |

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas to Face Harvard in NIT Opening Round

Georgetown’s hopes of making its first NCAA Tournament in five years were crushed when they lost to Seton Hall 73-57 in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament March 14. Despite failing to make the NCAA tournament, Georgetown earned a bid to play in the National Invitation tournament.   The Hoyas[Read More…]

by March 18, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Loses Heartbreaker to Visiting Butler

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Loses Heartbreaker to Visiting Butler

In front of a crowd of over 20,000 people, including U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Hall of Famers Alonzo Mourning and Dikembe Mutombo, the Georgetown Hoyas fell to the visiting Butler Bulldogs in a tight, crucial conference battle. Butler was able to hold off the late game charge by[Read More…]

by February 13, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Four Star Center Qudus Wahab Commits to Georgetown

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Four Star Center Qudus Wahab Commits to Georgetown

Qudus Wahab, a 6-foot-10 center and four-star ranked recruit, announced he would be taking his talents to Georgetown on Jan. 30. Wahab — a Nigerian native and current senior at Flint Hill School in Ashburn, Va. — is a major addition for the Hoyas to replace current star senior center[Read More…]

by February 7, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

In a much needed conference win, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated longtime rival St. John’s 89-78 on Jan. 27. Freshman guard Mac McClung led the Hoyas with his Big East career-high 25 points to avenge a loss against the Red Storm earlier this season. Learning from earlier season struggles[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
THE HOYA/Kirk Zieser | Senior center Jessie Govan  boxes out a Creighton player for the rebound.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU’s Late Game Struggles Continue Against Visiting Creighton

In Monday’s game featuring the two most dominant offenses in the Big East, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fell 91-87 to the visiting Creighton Bluejays in a game where no team could hold on to a lead until the end. Senior center Jessie Govan of Georgetown (12-7, 2-4 Big East)[Read More…]

by January 24, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER FOR THE HOYA |

VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Fall to Blue Jays, Defeat Friars in 5 Sets

The Georgetown women’s volleyball team travelled to Omaha, Neb.,  and Providence, R.I., for two Big East matches last weekend, falling to Creighton and defeating Providence in five sets. The Hoyas (15-13, 8-8 Big East) struggled in Omaha as they fell to the Bluejays (24-4, 26-0 Big East) in three straight[Read More…]

by November 15, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
The Hoyas have allowed two goals in their first four matches, the fewest in the Big East Conference.

FIELD HOCKEY | Unbeaten Hoyas Top Big East Standings

The Georgetown field hockey team (4-0) is on a roll, kicking off the 2018 season with four straight wins. For the first time in over 15 years, the Hoyas have not lost a game over their opening two weekends. The Hoyas boast a stout defense, conceding two total goals and[Read More…]

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SAILING | Squad Places 7th in Navy Spring Regatta

SAILING | Squad Places 7th in Navy Spring Regatta

The Georgetown sailing team put in a strong performance last weekend at the Navy Spring Regatta in Annapolis, Md. Though the team finished seventh overall in the regatta, the Hoyas tallied a trio of first-place finishes in the two-day event. The weather proved challenging for the weekend with 10-20 knot[Read More…]

by April 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top