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WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Top No. 20 Cards

The No. 8 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team has had a target on its back for two Big East games now, but, so far, it has yet to go down. The Hoyas (7-2, 2-0 Big East) completed a perfect weekend that started with a huge win over Cincinnati by defeating No. 20 Louisville[Read More…]

by March 26, 2013 0 comments Sports

Football Revolution on Horizon

In 2009, analyst Brian Burke, with a simple hypothetical scenario, began to change the game of football. Imagine that punting does not exist. The only decision to make on fourth down is whether to run or pass. Now, imagine that somebody came up and proposed kicking the ball to the[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns

National Allegiances Now an Open Market

For many Americans, the concept of nationalism is still quite foreign. Many people do not seem to understand that citizens of countries other than the United States actually believe that their country is the greatest on Earth. Of course, “greatness” is a subjective term, which is what makes one’s inherent[Read More…]

by September 18, 2012 0 comments Sports

Roddick Made Mark Off Court

My earliest memory watching tennis is of the 1999 Wimbledon final, which pitted my childhood idol Pete Sampras against his longtime rival Andre Agassi. It is also my earliest sporting memory: Despite being Canadian, I didn’t watch the 1999 Stanley Cup finals in which Brett Hull’s controversial foot-in-the-crease goal gave[Read More…]

by September 11, 2012 0 comments Sports

Winning Trumps Language Barrier

This week, Italian native Fabio Capello resigned as coach of England’s national soccer team. Already, there has been a push for an English speaker to replace him. While the world of English soccer is an ocean away, it may surprise some that the issue of language in sports is a[Read More…]

by February 14, 2012 0 comments Sports

Cancer Survivor Herzlich The Real Hero of Super Bowl XLVI

When it comes to major events like the Super Bowl, there are always compelling storylines. I remember one of the first articles I ever wrote. It was in the midst of Super Bowl XLIV. Three weeks earlier, earthquakes had ravaged the country of Haiti. Native Haitians Pierre Garcon, Pierre Thomas[Read More…]

by February 6, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized