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BUTLER FOR DC MAYOR/FACEBOOK | James Butler, who unsuccessfully ran for mayor in the 2018 election,  started a proposed ballot initiative that would impose term limits on Washington, D.C. officials.

DC Elections Board Cancels Ballot Initiative on Term Limits

The Washington, D.C. Board of Elections ruled that D.C. residents may not vote to enact term limits for city officials April 3, effectively cancelling an upcoming ballot initiative that would limit D.C. councilmembers to two terms. Imposing term limits on city officials would require an amendment to the D.C. city[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA | The No.22 ranked Hoyas have tallied a combined 41 goals in the last two games, both of which have resulted in wins.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | GU Dominates Butler in Conference Opener

In their Big East conference opener, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team traveled to Indianapolis, where they defeated Butler 21-3 on March 30. With this dominant victory, the Hoyas (7-4, 1-0 Big East), now ranked No. 22 in the nation, secured their second straight win, while the struggling Bulldogs (3-8, 0-1)[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
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
WILL CROMARTY/THE HOYA
Senior guard DiDi Burton currently leads the Hoyas with four assists per game. The Hoyas won their first consecutive Big East games last weekend against Butler and Xavier.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Notches 1st Consecutive Big East Victories

In its two away games last weekend, the Georgetown women’s basketball team secured critical victories against Butler and Xavier. The games marked the Hoyas’ first back-to-back wins in conference play and their third win in the last four games, pushing them to 10-11 overall and 5-6 in the Big East.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Blows Double-Digit Lead, Loses Big East Opener to Butler in 2OT

After jumping ahead to an 18-point lead at halftime, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fell to the Butler Bulldogs 91-89 in double overtime at the Capital One Arena on Wednesday. Georgetown (10-2, 0-1 Big East ) dominated the first half of play, garnering a double-digit lead in the first 10 minutes[Read More…]

by December 29, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: JENNA CHEN/THE HOYA
Junior midfielder Arun Basuljevic scored one goal against Butler on Saturday. Basuljevic is second on the team in goals with two and points with four.

Men’s Soccer | Butler Controls GU Defense

The Georgetown University men’s soccer team (3-7-0, 1-2-0 Big East) lost a tough 2-4 game Saturday night against the No. 9 Butler University Bulldogs (8-1-1, 3-0-0 Big East). While the Hoyas finally managed to create offensive scoring chances, defensive breakdowns cost them the match. Georgetown junior midfielder Arun Basuljevic started[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: CLAIRE SOISSON/The HOYA
Junior forward Isaac Copeland averaged 11.1 points per game and 5.4 rebounds per game last season.

COMMENTARY: Poor Scheduling Frustrates Fans

As if Georgetown men’s basketball’s attendance numbers were not low enough — coming in at 8,879 per game last season, the second lowest figure since the 2005-06 season — the 2016-17 schedule will surely guarantee record lows. At first glance, the schedule seems incredibly rich in entertainment. Matchups against Maryland,[Read More…]

by September 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Baseball | Series Loss Dooms Playoff Hopes

The Georgetown baseball team (25-29, 8-10 Big East) missed out on an opportunity to solidify its spot in the Big East tournament by losing two of three games to Villanova (20-29, 5-10 Big East) over the weekend. The Hoyas will not play next weekend and will instead wait for the[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GEORGETOWN ATHLETICS
Junior pitcher Simon Mathews threw six strikeouts against Butler on Saturday, marking his second straight complete-game win. Mathews was named Big East Pitcher of the Week.

Baseball | Inconsistent Hitting Dooms Hoyas

Despite strong performances from its top two starting pitchers, the Georgetown baseball team (19-22, 4-5 Big East) lost two out of three games in a series against Butler (12-28, 3-6 Big East) over the weekend. Junior pitcher Simon Mathews was dominant in his start on Saturday to earn Georgetown’s lone[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Baseball | Pitching Shines In Local Matchup

Xavier (14-25, 1-2 Big East) this past weekend, the Georgetown baseball team (18-20, 3-3 Big East) pitched and defended its way to a 2-1 win against crosstown rival George Washington (17-22, 6-3 Big East) Wednesday. Four different pitchers took the mound Wednesday, including relief pitchers senior Tim Davis and freshman[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top