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CHRISTOVICH | Hunt Incident Leaves Fans, Executives and NFL Reflecting

CHRISTOVICH | Hunt Incident Leaves Fans, Executives and NFL Reflecting

Consider everything you will learn in four years of college. Think about the work you completed, the relentless studying — all you learned about the world and the people in it. Now consider what the NFL learned about violence against women in that same period: nothing. Four years ago, Baltimore[Read More…]

by December 7, 2018 0 comments Sports - Top
SWIMMING AND DIVING | Carbone Records Qualifying Times for US Olympic Trials

SWIMMING AND DIVING | Carbone Records Qualifying Times for US Olympic Trials

Among many of the nation’s top swimmers, Drew Carbone, a sophomore on the Georgetown men’s swimming and diving team, recorded two qualifying times for the U.S. Olympic Trials this past weekend at the U.S. Winter National Championships. Georgetown sent four swimmers to nationals, which ran from Nov. 28 to Dec.[Read More…]

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SWANSON | Mets Take Risk, Add Aging Canó

SWANSON | Mets Take Risk, Add Aging Canó

On Monday, the New York Mets and Seattle Mariners completed a blockbuster trade headlined by New York’s acquisition of eight-time All-Star second baseman Robinson Canó and elite closer Edwin Diaz. In exchange, Seattle received outfielder Jay Bruce, relievers Anthony Swarzak and Gerson Bautista, and prospects Justin Dunn and Jarred Kelenic.[Read More…]

by December 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior center Jessie Govan scored 26 points against Central Connecticut State University. Govan is averaging 19.9 points per game along with 7.3 rebounds, which both lead the Hoyas.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Notch 3rd Straight Win, Edge Richmond

Backed by senior center Jessie Govan’s 29 points, the Georgetown men’s basketball team earned a 90-82 away win against Richmond on Wednesday. In Georgetown’s (6-1) third straight win, Govan added nine rebounds, two steals and was a perfect seven-for-seven from the free throw line in 36 minutes of play. Head[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior forward Caitlin Farrell leads Georgetown with 18 goals and 39 points this season.
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WOMEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Reaches College Cup for 2nd Time in 3 Years

From the opening whistle at Shaw Field on Saturday, the Georgetown women’s soccer team pressured Baylor’s defense, recording six shots and five corner kicks within the first seven minutes of the match. In the eighth minute, Georgetown’s (21-0-3) sixth shot found the back of the net as sophomore defender Kelly[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior midfielder Kyle Zajec had four goals and seven assists in his final collegiate season, both career highs for him.
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MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown’s Prolific Season Ends in NCAA Tournament

The Georgetown men’s soccer team fell 0-1 to Michigan State on Cooper Field in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, concluding the 2018 campaign for the Hoyas, who won their second straight Big East Tournament title. Georgetown (13-5-3, 6-2-1 Big East) started off on the front foot[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | South America’s Biggest Game Marred by Violence

HAMPERS | South America’s Biggest Game Marred by Violence

To say that soccer is popular in Argentina, a nation that boasts two World Cup victories and created a parody religion around its beloved former player Diego Maradona, would be an understatement. The final of this year’s Copa Libertadores, South America’s premier club tournament, features Boca Juniors and River Plate[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior distance runner Nick Wareham finished first for the Hoyas at the ----. In  his career, Wareham has a personal record time in the 1500m of 3:44.68.
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CROSS COUNTRY | Wareham and Van Scoter Lead Hoyas at NCAA’s

Senior Nick Wareham and junior Jack Van Scoter competed for the Georgetown men’s cross country team in the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championships in Madison, Wis. on Nov. 17, earning two top-65 finishes. The ten-kilometer race was held at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course, where Wareham earned 53rd[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman outside hitter Elissa Barbosa had 76 kills and 126 digs this season.
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VOLLEYBALL | GU Defeats Butler in Final Game

The Georgetown volleyball team concluded its 2018 season Nov. 17 with a win over Big East rival Butler in three straight sets. Georgetown (17-13, 10-8 Big East) jumped out to an early 7-2 lead in its final game of the season behind three straight kills from junior outside hitter Iva[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako is averaging 11.0 points and 6.3 rebounds per game this season, which ranks third in each category for Georgetown.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Drops Both in Thanksgiving Shootout

The Georgetown women’s basketball team competed in the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in Las Vegas last weekend, facing tough competition against Buffalo and No. 4 Baylor. On Nov. 23, Georgetown (4-3) fell behind early and trailed Buffalo by eight points after the first quarter. After the Bulls (4-1) hit a[Read More…]

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