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MCLAUGHLIN: College Lax Impresses in 2016

MCLAUGHLIN: College Lax Impresses in 2016

Hidden behind the hysteria of the NCAA basketball tournament lies a different kind of March Madness that most Americans have never seen or heard of. Tucked secretively into midday broadcasts on channels like ESPNU and ESPN3, one of the most impressive showcases of competitive collegiate athletics is on display every[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 2 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Senior defender and co-captain Nic Mahaney has two ground balls this season and has taken two shots, including one in Georgetown’s loss to Duke on Saturday. Mahaney finished the 2015 season with seven ground balls and two caused turnovers.

Men’s Lacrosse | Scoring Droughts Plague GU in Loss

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (1-6) slipped into its second three-game skid of the season after falling to No. 11 Duke (6-3) in a 20-6 decision Saturday. The Blue Devils built up several unanswered scoring runs during the game — including a four-goal streak from the beginning of the first[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Lacrosse | GU Continues Tough Schedule

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Continues Tough Schedule

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (1-5) will travel south to Durham, N.C. this Saturday to take on the No. 11 Duke Blue Devils (5-3). The Hoyas lost both of their games last week, including a one-goal loss to the Hobart Statesmen (4-3). The start to the Hoyas’ season has been[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Sports

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Fall Just Short Again No. 5 Duke, 86-84

The Georgetown men’s basketball team (1-3) was one game-winning three-point shot by sophomore forward Isaac Copeland away from defeating the fifth-ranked Duke Blue Devils (4-1), but fell just short, losing by a score of 86-84 in the championship game of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York[Read More…]

by November 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU Prepares to Face No. 5 Duke in NYC

After a 71-61 victory over the Wisconsin Badgers (2-2) in the 2K Classic semifinals, the Georgetown Hoyas (1-2) will meet Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski and the No. 5 Duke Blue Devils (3-1) in Sunday’s final. Duke is coming off a 79-71 win against the VCU Rams (2-1). Duke and Georgetown[Read More…]

by November 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SANTAMARIA: Coach K Leaves After Transforming USA Basketball

SANTAMARIA: Coach K Leaves After Transforming USA Basketball

Perhaps the greatest college basketball coach of all time, Mike Krzyzewski, also known as Coach K, has won five NCAA titles and made 12 Final Four appearances as Head Coach of the Duke Blue Devils men’s basketball team. But that’s far from where his resume ends. In addition to being[Read More…]

by October 23, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

Women’s Lacrosse | Hoyas Drop Three Straight Over Spring Break

Though it has somewhat recovered from a 17-5 opening day loss to Delaware (6-3), the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team dropped three more games over spring break to fall to 1-5 this season. Georgetown put in its most solid performance against Towson (2-3) on March 7, falling 13-10, before losing to[Read More…]

by March 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Last-Second Goal Seals Win Over Duke

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Last-Second Goal Seals Win Over Duke

As the last minute of regulation ticked away during Wednesday’s game between No. 16 Georgetown and No. 6 Duke, it appeared that the Hoyas were headed to overtime for a second straight game. But with only five seconds remaining on the clock, junior attack Caroline Tarzian ripped a shot past[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Sports
MEN’S LACROSSE | Weak Start Cues Loss To Defending Champs

MEN’S LACROSSE | Weak Start Cues Loss To Defending Champs

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (3-4, 1-0 Big East) emerged from halftime a stronger team on Wednesday night, outshooting and outscoring defending champion and No. 9 Loyola (6-2, 2-0 ECAC) after the break at MultiSportFacility. Unfortunately for the Hoyas, the first half counted too, and the Blue and Gray were unable to climb[Read More…]

by March 22, 2013 0 comments Sports

A Worthwhile Roller Coaster

When I was asked to write this column a few weeks ago, choosing a general topic was fairly easy. The day I decided to write about my favorite Georgetown sports moment was when it got tough. Covering the women’s soccer team’s Elite Eight run last year was certainly enjoyable, but[Read More…]

by May 17, 2012 0 comments Sports