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GUHOYAS | Senior Alexa Popowitz was the top finisher for the Blue and Gray, finishing in 57th place.

MEN’S AND WOMEN’S GOLF | Hoyas Show Potential in Season Opener

The Georgetown women’s golf team started its spring season at Briar’s Creek Invitational hosted by the College of Charleston on March 18 and 19. Earlier in the week, the men’s team kicked things off at the University of South Florida Invitational in Tampa, Fla., on March 11 and 12. After[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS | The Georgetown coed team placed third in the Graham Hall Intercoference Regatta behind Yale and the College of Charleston on March 16.

SAILING | Hoyas Earn Top Ten Finishes in Two Regattas

The Georgetown sailing team competed in two regattas on Saturday, March 16, earning a top-ten finish in both. In the Graham Hall Interconference Regatta, hosted by Navy, the coed team placed third behind Yale University and the College of Charleston. Georgetown also finished seventh, one point behind Cornell, in the[Read More…]

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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…]

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ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

In the beginning of the NFL’s offseason, every day has seemingly sent a star player to a new team. Le’Veon Bell’s signing with the New York Jets and the Cleveland Browns acquisition of  Odell Beckham Jr. may have provided the most headlines, but shifting pieces in Baltimore caught the eye[Read More…]

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MARGARET FOUBERG/ THE HOYA | Junior attack Jake Carraway fires a shot against Drexel on March 16. Carraway tallied 4 goals in the win.

MEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Edge Drexel For 5th Consecutive Win

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team continued a five-game winning streak last Saturday against Drexel, winning 13-10 and holding steady at No. 14 in the polls. A strong offensive performance for the Hoyas (7-1) gave them the edge over Drexel (3-4) who was coming off an upset victory over No. 11[Read More…]

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HAMPERS | FIFA Motivated by Revenue in 2022 World Cup Controversy

HAMPERS | FIFA Motivated by Revenue in 2022 World Cup Controversy

When FIFA announced that the World Cup, an athletic event with a level of global importance and requisite infrastructure second only to the Olympic games, would be hosted in Qatar in 2022, a wave of confusion ensued. At first, most could not understand the selection based on soccer logistics. There[Read More…]

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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…]

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GUHOYAS| Junior pitcher Brent Killam winds up to pitch. Georgetown pitchers only gave up five hits against Campbell.

BASEBALL | GU Baseball Can’t Find Answers vs Campbell; Fall to 0-6

After opening the season with three losses at the Wake Forest Invitational, the Georgetown baseball team dropped all three contests in their series against Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C. on Feb. 22 through Feb. 24. This marks the second year in a row that Georgetown has opened its season[Read More…]

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GUHOYAS| Senior Nick Wareham runs the last leg of the distance relay at the 2019 NCAA indoor track and field championships. The Hoyas finished third overall in the event.

MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TRACK | Leake Leads Hoyas to 3rd-Place Finish at Big East Championships

The Georgetown men’s and women’s track teams travelled to Geneva, Ohio, on Feb. 22, competing in the two-day Big East indoor track and field championships. The men’s team fared better than the women’s with 114 points and a third place finish. The women came in sixth with 54 points. On[Read More…]

by March 14, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA| Senior guard Donna White drives down the court, dribbling past a St. John’s defender. In Georgetown’s final two games in the Big East tournament, White contributed 27 against Villanova and 16 against Marquette.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Beats Villanova but Falls to Marquette in Big East Tournament

After earning a first-round bye in the Big East Tournament, the No. 4 seeded Georgetown women’s basketball team squared off against rival Villanova and defeated the Wildcats 76-67 on March 10. The win comes just weeks after Villanova handed Georgetown its worst loss of the season, 91-43. The next day[Read More…]

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