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MEN’S LACROSSE | Victory Over Villanova Reflects Season Improvements

MEN’S LACROSSE | Victory Over Villanova Reflects Season Improvements

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team changed their season’s tone with an impressive 16-13 victory over the Villanova Wildcats last Saturday. With the home victory, the Hoyas returned to the top 20 rankings, moving to 18, increasing their chances at a postseason bid to the Big East tournament. Not only was[Read More…]

by April 19, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY | Men’s Basketball Shows Promising Improvements

COMMENTARY | Men’s Basketball Shows Promising Improvements

In Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) second year coaching on the Hilltop, the Georgetown men’s basketball program took a promising turn, but ultimately has more improvements to make before next season. The Hoyas finished the 2018-19 season with an overall record of 19-14, including a 9-9 mark in Big[Read More…]

by April 16, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA | Junior midfielder Natalia Lynch takes the ball down field during the matchup against Denver on Cooper Field. Lynch contributed one assist and two shots on goal in the loss.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Fall to Pioneers in Conference Battle

The Georgetown women’s lacrosse team returned to Cooper Field on Saturday in a conference matchup against the No. 14 Denver Pioneers. The No. 19 Hoyas looked to build on two consecutive blowout wins but ultimately could not handle the challenges of their first difficult test in conference play, falling 12-9.[Read More…]

by April 9, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
BASEBALL | GU Wins 1, Loses 2 in Road Series vs. East Tennessee State

BASEBALL | GU Wins 1, Loses 2 in Road Series vs. East Tennessee State

Last weekend, the Georgetown baseball team travelled to Johnson City, Tenn., for a three-game series against East Tennessee State University. The Hoyas lost the first two games but battled back with a season-high six doubles to capture the final game. Entering the series, the Hoyas (7-21) were in desperate need[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS| Senior infielder Ryan Weisenberg looks to get on base. Weisenberg had one hit in the series against Hartford.

BASEBALL & SOFTBALL | Baseball Continues Nonconference Slump; Softball Opens Big East Play With Series Win

After splitting its previous four-game series with Princeton, the Georgetown baseball team ran into another rough patch as it dropped all three home games in its series against Hartford on March 23 and 24. Meanwhile, during the same weekend, the Georgetown softball team bounced back from a 15-4 loss to[Read More…]

by March 27, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
AMY LI/THE HOYA | Georgetown Freshman Mac McClung

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Upset Goliath, Dominate No. 17 Villanova

In front of a packed home crowd, the Georgetown men’s basketball team ended its two-game losing streak and pulled off a season-altering upset over No. 17 Villanova on Wednesday. The victory marks Georgetown Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) first coaching win against a ranked opponent in his tenure on[Read More…]

by February 21, 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
MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

Last season, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team pulled off a dramatic turnaround. After a disappointing 2017 season in which the Hoyas finished 4-10 and last in the Big East conference, the team put together a 12-5 season in 2018, including a Big East championship and an NCAA tournament berth. This[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

In a much needed conference win, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated longtime rival St. John’s 89-78 on Jan. 27. Freshman guard Mac McClung led the Hoyas with his Big East career-high 25 points to avenge a loss against the Red Storm earlier this season. Learning from earlier season struggles[Read More…]

by February 1, 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