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MEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Struggle in Season Opener

MEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Struggle in Season Opener

Opening the season in Richmond, Va., the Georgetown men’s tennis team struggled to keep up the pace against a strong Virginia Commonwealth University team, with the Hoyas losing to the Rams by a score of 7-0. The match began with Georgetown (0-1) and VCU (3-0) competing in three doubles matches.[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GU HOYAS | Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako, center, led the Georgetown women's basketball team to victory against Villanova.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Beats Villanova for Howard’s 100th Career Win

The Georgetown women’s basketball team took to McDonough Arena this weekend and won a pivotal Big East matchup against Villanova to secure Head Coach James Howard’s 100th career victory. Georgetown looked to improve its overall record to .500 after three consecutive losses in conference play. After Villanova (11-7, 2-5 Big[Read More…]

by January 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
The Hoyas went 0-1 in doubles and 1-5 in singles matches.

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Begin Spring Campaign

The Georgetown women’s tennis team began its spring campaign close to home Saturday as it took on Army West Point in Arlington, Va. While the Hoyas lost by a sizeable margin of 6-1, the team showed some promise as it heads into its spring season. The Hoyas went 0-1 in[Read More…]

by January 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Falls Late to Marquette

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Falls Late to Marquette

Trying to replicate the late-game magic from this weekend, freshman guard James Akinjo could not convert at the rim, causing the Georgetown men’s basketball team to lose in a tight contest against No. 15 Marquette 74-71. “We had our opportunities at the end, but we just didn’t play smart,” Georgetown[Read More…]

by January 18, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
SWANSON | AFC and NFC Championship Games Feature Crucial Rematches

SWANSON | AFC and NFC Championship Games Feature Crucial Rematches

The NFL’s conference championship games this weekend in the AFC and NFC feature the NFL’s top four teams in pivotal rematches from earlier this season. The games will determine which teams will earn the right to vie for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. In the NFC, the New Orleans Saints host[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHoyas | The Hoyas's experienced sailors carried the team in a strong performance at the Rose Bowl Regatta.

SAILING | Georgetown Finishes Season Strong

The Georgetown sailing team finished their fall season strong, winning big at the Rose Bowl Regatta in Long Beach, Calif., on Jan. 6 and 7. Familiar foes made the top five, including St. Mary’s College of Maryland, who Georgetown defeated by 20 points. Other top-five finishers included U.C. Santa Barbara,[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

On a recent episode of ESPN’s “First Take,” Stephen A. Smith named his all-time starting five in the NBA. The topic was spurred by Allen Iverson’s appearance on Smith’s radio show, but quickly spread throughout the sports world. Smith listed his starting five from point guard on up: Stephen Curry,[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GU HOYAS | Junior Quincey Wilson finished in second place in the 400-meter race with a time of 48.69.

TRACK AND FIELD | Distance Runners Lead the Way in Season Opener

The Georgetown men’s and women’s track teams opened their spring season this past weekend at the Nittany Lion Challenge where the team experienced varying levels of success across many events, while gaining valuable experience in the process. However, the distance runners proved again to be a strong section of the[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS |  The 200-yard medley relay team clinched Georgetown's first victory.

SWIMMING | Hoyas Host Hometown Rivals

After almost two months without regular meet competition, the Georgetown men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams returned to McCarthy Pool on Saturday afternoon to host hometown rivals The George Washington University and American University. The meet had added meaning as the Hoyas celebrated their 11 graduating seniors for Senior[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Conference Game in 2OT

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Conference Game in 2OT

In a double overtime thriller, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated the Providence Friars 96-90, thanks to late-game heroics by freshmen guards Mac McClung and James Akinjo. With 3.9 seconds remaining in regulation and the Hoyas down three, McClung quickly dribbled the ball up the court, avoiding Providence defenders trying[Read More…]

by January 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top