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GUHOYAS | Senior guard Greg Malinowk

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Defense Struggles Again, Hoyas Give Up 90 at Seton Hall

Coming off another last-minute loss at home, the Georgetown men’s basketball team had little luck stopping Seton Hall Wednesday night, losing 90-75. Senior center Jessie Govan led the Hoyas (15-10, 5-7 Big East) with 20 points and six rebounds. Playing a key role off the bench, senior guard Greg Malinowski[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS | JUNIOR JACK VAN SCOTER FINISHED IN FIFTH PLACE FOR THE HOYAS IN THE 3000-METER

TRACK AND FIELD | Distance Runners Prove Strong Again for Hoyas

The Georgetown men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled to Ames, Iowa, and Boston on Saturday for the Iowa State Classic hosted by Iowa State University and the Valentine’s Day Invitational hosted by Boston University. The Hoyas ran well in both meets, but it was the distance runners again[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA | A Georgetown goalie goes up for a save during warm-ups. Sophomore goalie Owen McElroy tallied 16 saves in win over Sacred Heart.

MEN’S LACROSSE | No. 18/19 Hoyas Start Season With Win Over Sacred Heart

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team, ranked No. 18 in the nation, began its season strong with a 13-10 victory over Sacred Heart on Saturday. With the win, the Hoyas came out on top in their second-straight nonconference season opener. Though the win didn’t come easy, Head Coach Kevin Warne anticipated[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN/THE HOYA | Freshman midfielder Izzy Ross looks down the field to make a pass on Cooper Field.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | GU Opens Season With Hard-Fought Victory

The Georgetown University women’s lacrosse team touched the field for the first time last Saturday in a matchup against the St. Joseph’s University Hawks in Philadelphia. After a tough loss to Virginia Tech in the first round of the NCAA Tournament last season, the Hoyas, who are ranked No. 22[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
ROCHELLE VAYNTRUB/ FOR THE HOYA | SENIOR RISA NAKAGAWA RETURNS A SERVE IN HER DOUBLES MATCH

TENNIS | Underclassmen Take the Stage in Matches With GW, Xavier

This past weekend, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams hit the courts. Men’s tennis edged out two quality opponents, while the women’s team lost a difficult conference battle. The two wins for the men were the team’s first and second of the season and were crucial victories to right[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA | Graduate guard Dorothy Adomako drives to the basket in a home game for the Hoyas.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Women’s Basketball Drops 2 Consecutive Against Conference’s Best

After two pivotal wins at home propelled the Georgetown women’s basketball team back to .500, the Hoyas were faced with the challenge of playing the conference’s two best teams, No. 8 Marquette on Feb. 8 and unranked DePaul on Feb. 10. While both games were tightly contested, the Hoyas went[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS |  The opening win against George Washington provided the lone bright spot for the Hoyas on the weekend.

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Drop 3 of 4 at Gardner-Webb Tournament

This past weekend, the Georgetown women’s softball team traveled to Boiling Springs, N.C., to kick off their season at the Gardner-Webb University Tournament. Despite some good pitching outings, the Hoyas won one of their four games and finished in last place. Spanning from Friday, Feb. 8 to Sunday, Feb. 10,[Read More…]

by February 14, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GILLIGAN | The Changed Big Man in the NBA

GILLIGAN | The Changed Big Man in the NBA

Basketball has gone through various changes over the years. The game that was played as recently as 20 years ago is already far different from today’s style. One of the main changes that has been made can be seen in the center position. The center position has been historically characterized[Read More…]

by February 14, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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