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WILL HASKELL FOR CONNECTICUT Former President Barack Obama endorsed Will Haskell (COL ’18) in his bid for the Connecticut State Senate on Oct. 2.

Obama Backs Alumnus for State Senate

Will Haskell (COL’18) knows it may be hard for some to take a 22-year-old’s State Senate campaign seriously, but he has at least one supporter: former President Barack Obama. Obama tweeted his support for 260 Democrats, including Haskell, running in gubernatorial, U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate and state legislature[Read More…]

by October 12, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Men’s Basketball | Former Big East Rivals Face Off

Men’s Basketball | Former Big East Rivals Face Off

A change in flight time to avoid the incoming Washington, D.C., blizzard will send the Georgetown men’s basketball team (12-7, 5-2 Big East) to Hartford, Conn. earlier than expected. After a decisive 81-72 victory against No. 5 Xavier (16-2, 4-2 Big East), Georgetown will square off against former Big East[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore attack Colleen Lovett led Georgetown with four goals and three assists in the team’s 11-10 loss to third-seeded Connecticut in the semifinals of the Big East tournament. Lovett had 21 goals and 12 assists this season.

Women’s Lacrosse | Close Loss Ends Winning Streak

On April 4, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team suffered a blowout 18-4 loss at the hands of the Florida Gators, dropping its record to 1-9. At the time, the Gators and the Hoyas seemed like the furthest thing from equals. Yet at the end of the season, that’s exactly what[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 0 comments Sports
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Junior midfielder Kristen Bandos was named Big East Midfielder of the Week for last week. Bandos scored the game-winning goal with 15 seconds left in the Hoyas’ 13-12 win over UConn.

Women’s Lacrosse | GU Seeks Conference Title

While the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team (6-9, 5-1 Big East) suffered from inconsistencies earlier on this season, the Hoyas have a chance on Saturday to redeem themselves with a Big East regular season title. If the Hoyas beat the Temple Owls (10-5, 2-4 Big East) on the team’s senior day,[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Head Coach John Thompson III anticipates that the renewal of the local rivalry with Maryland will strengtthen the Hoyas’ non-conference schedule.

Men’s Basketball | GU, UMD Will Revive Rivalry in 2016

College Park, Md., home to the University of Maryland, sits less than nine miles from the front gates of Georgetown. If a Hoya fan hopped on the Metro after a 7 p.m. game at Verizon Center, he or she could take the green or yellow line to Maryland’s Xfinity Center[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior midfielder Kristen Bandos scored a game-high five goals in Wednesday night’s game against UConn. Her final goal came in the last 15 seconds of the match and secured Georgetown’s victory.

Women’s Lacrosse | Bandos Nets Winning Goal in Final Seconds

With 36 seconds left on the clock and the scored tied at 12, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse looked to take the lead over University of Connecticut and earn its fourth Big East victory of the season. Georgetown senior attack Sammy Giordano had missed a shot 16 seconds earlier, prompting Head[Read More…]

by April 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Caputo Leads GU in 2 Wins

Two weeks ago, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team was in trouble. An April 1 defeat to Pennsylvania marked the Hoyas’ sixth straight loss, and what had started out as a season full of promise seemed in danger of slipping away. However, a 12-5 victory over Marquette temporarily stopped the bleeding,[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | No. 19 Hoyas Face  Big East Opponents

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | No. 19 Hoyas Face Big East Opponents

As the No. 19 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team enters a challenging weekend of conference games, it is looking to build off of its win over Marquette last Saturday. On Friday, Georgetown (4-7, 1-1 Big East) will travel to take on the University of Connecticut (7-4, 2-0 Big East), which has[Read More…]

by April 11, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

FIELD HOCKEY | Hoyas Face Mighty Huskies Next

The Georgetown field hockey team (2-11, 0-4 Big East) has been outscored 15-2 in its past three contests. Not only is the offense failing to produce, but the defensive wall has been almost nonexistent. In its most recent game, Georgetown fell to Rutgers (8-5, 0-2 Big East) 5-0. The Hoyas[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Sports
SOFTBALL | Surging GU Splits at UConn

SOFTBALL | Surging GU Splits at UConn

It has been quite the midseason turnaround for the Georgetown softball team (15-25, 5-5 Big East). A little less than a month ago, the Hoyas’ record stood at 5-20, but now — not even at the halfway point in Big East play — the team has already won more conference games than it did[Read More…]

by April 12, 2013 0 comments Sports