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Despite inconsistent putting, tough conditions, and a young lineup, the Georgetown men's golf team managed to take third at Villanova's Wildcat Fall Invitational.

MEN’S GOLF | DiPasquale Shines for GU at Wildcat Fall Invitational

The Georgetown men’s golf team was back in action this week, placing third out of seven teams at the Wildcat Fall Invitational hosted by Villanova University from Sept. 28 to Sept. 30. The Hoyas, who lost three of the five players from last season’s Big East championship winning team, shot[Read More…]

by October 4, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Cooper Field Renovation Set to Begin in December

Cooper Field Renovation Set to Begin in December

Renovations for Cooper Field’s new 3,000-seat facility featuring new restrooms, locker rooms and other features will begin December 2017. The project will expand Cooper Field’s current 2,500-seat occupancy and provide a new concessions area, a press box and new entryways to the field, according to the funding approval document. The project[Read More…]

by October 31, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Anti-sweatshop activist Jim Keady posted a picture on social media of three student-athletes modelling gear with the Nike logo taped over as a symbol of protest.

Student Athletes Launch Sweatshop Awareness Campaign

Student-athletes and other members of the university community are calling attention to the unethical business practices of Nike by launching an awareness campaign. The movement, seeking to put pressure on the department and company’s partnership, marks a turning point in the relationship between Georgetown Athletics and Nike, which began in the 1970s.[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown received its second-largest donation in history Tuesday for the athletics leadership program and Multi-Sport Facility.

Athletics Receives Unprecedented $50M Donation

Georgetown received a $50 million gift — the fourth-largest donation in the university’s history — to bolster its athletics leadership program and fund renovations for Multi-Sport Facility, announced Tuesday. The gift, which came more than a month after the university’s capital campaign passed its goal of $1.5 billion, was contributed[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

University Receives Historic $50 Million for Athletic Program, Field

The university received an unprecedented $50 million donation today, the fourth-largest gift in its history and the largest in support of athletics. The gift, made by Peter and Susan Cooper of Newport Beach, Calif., will bolster an existing athletics leadership program and fund renovations on the Multi-Sport Facility. The three-year-old[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Georgetown Dining Offers Basketball Tickets in Meal Plan Raffle

Georgetown Dining will offer student section tickets to Georgetown men’s basketball games to students purchasing meal plans this fall. As an incentive to encourage the use of meal plans, the first 30 juniors or seniors who purchase a meal plan between Aug. 29 and Sept. 12 will receive a student[Read More…]

by September 6, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

Georgetown Athletics Receives $5M Gift

The Georgetown Department of Athletics has received $5 million, its largest gift ever, from Edward (COL ’66) and Irene Shaw. Four million dollars will be used for the construction of the Intercollegiate Athletic Center, a facility for student-athletes that was originally proposed as part of the 2000 Campus Plan. The[Read More…]

by January 11, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Georgetown Announces IAC Plans

Georgetown Announces IAC Plans

The Georgetown athletics department announced more details and new renderings of its plans for the Intercollegiate Athletics Center in an email to University supporters Thursday morning. The designs, created by noted sports architecture firm Populous – designer of the Olympic Stadium in London – in conjunction with D.C. architecture firm Bowie Gridley, depict plans[Read More…]

by July 26, 2012 0 comments Sports