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Senior first baseman Sophia Gargicevich-Almeida has a team-high four home runs and leads the Hoyas with 21 RBIs this season. Gargicevich-Almeida is batting .219 and has played in every game this season.

Softball | Bulldogs Battle for Spots in the Big East Tournament

After dropping the lead in games against St. John’s (18-13, 9-0 Big East) and Towson (24-16, 5-7 CAA), the Georgetown women’s softball team (13-24, 3-7 Big East) is looking to straighten out its issues with consistency. Georgetown will get the opportunity to prove that it can play seven innings of[Read More…]

by April 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera earned a game-high 16 points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds en route to Georgetown's 60-54 victory over Butler Tuesday night.

Men’s Basketball | Smith-Rivera’s Clutch Plays Secure Win Over Butler

D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera is not known for his defense. The junior guard was selected as the Preseason Big East Player of the Year for his ability to light up a scoreboard, not to lock down an opponent. Yet for the second time in two games against Butler, Smith-Rivera came up with[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Junior guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera tied his season-high with 29 points in Georgetown’s loss to St. John’s at Madison Square Garden.

Men’s Basketball | Seeding at Stake in Bulldog Battle

In November, when the Georgetown men’s basketball team (18-9, 10-6 Big East) and Butler (21-8, 10-5 Big East) squared off at the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas, Butler came out on top 64-58. When they faced off during conference play at Verizon Center in January, freshman forward Isaac[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Senior guard Jabril Trawick approaches freshman forward Isaac Copeland after Copeland made his game-winning shot against Butler.

Men’s Basketball | Copeland’s Three-Pointer Clinches GU Win, 61-59

Expectations were high for Isaac Copeland when the freshman forward arrived on the Hilltop last summer. The North Carolina native was the highest-rated member of a top-10 recruiting class, so it surprised some fans when Copeland struggled to carve out a consistent role in Georgetown’s rotation through the first half[Read More…]

by January 17, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman forward Isaac Copeland will look to repeat his 16-point 
performance from the Battle 4 Atlantis when GU faces Butler on Saturday.

Men’s Basketball | Bulldog Battle to Break Big East Tie

Bulldog and basketball fans alike have good reason to turn their attention to Verizon Center this Saturday for the 5 p.m. tipoff between Georgetown (11-5, 3-2 Big East) and Butler (13-5, 3-2 Big East). Butler and its Bulldog ‘Blue III’ along with Georgetown and skateboarding Jack are part of a five-team logjam behind Villanova[Read More…]

by January 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Freshman guard Isaac Copeland led the Hoyas’ offense against Butler by scoring 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting from the field.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Look to Close Out Towson at Home

After facing two ranked teams during the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas over the Thanksgiving holiday, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (4-2) will return for a home matchup against Towson (7-1) at noon on Sunday. The game will give the Hoyas the opportunity to perfect their half-court offense for[Read More…]

by December 5, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas End Battle 4 Atlantis with 1-2 Record After Heartbreaking Losses

The Georgetown men’s basketball team (4-2, 0-0 Big East) escaped the cold front that blew into the Washington, D.C., area this week, flying to the Bahamas to compete in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament. Three days, one overtime win and two close losses later, the Hoyas finished fourth in the[Read More…]

by November 29, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Battle vs. Butler

Women’s Basketball | Chasing Providence

In the first season of the new-look Big East, DePaul and St.  John’s led the conference, and later each earned wins in the NCAA tournament. This year, several teams around the league  return significant talent, and many teams, including Big East Preseason Coaches Poll frontrunners DePaul, St. John’s and Villanova,[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports
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Freshman outside hitter Terese Cannonl led the team with 11 kills and 11 digs in Georgetown’s three set loss to Xavier Saturday. It was the first double-double of her career. Cannon has 287 kills and 96 digs this season in 92 sets played.

Volleyball | Hoyas Suffer Pair of Conference Losses

Georgetown’s volleyball team (9-18, 3-11 Big East) suffered two difficult losses over the weekend, falling in straight sets to Butler (18-9, 10-5 Big East) on Friday, and Xavier (16-11, 9-6 Big East) on Saturday. The team has now lost four consecutive conference matches to four of the top five teams[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior libero Emily Gisolfi has replaced senior co-captain MacKenzie Simpson over the past two games. Gisolfi has 153 digs on the season.

Volleyball | GU Continues Midwest Roadtrip

The Georgetown volleyball team (9-16, 3-9 Big East) will continue its stretch of five consecutive road games when its travels to play at Butler University (17-8, 9-4 Big East) on Friday and Xavier University (15-10, 8-5 Big East) on Saturday. The Hoyas will look to rebound from consecutive away defeats[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top