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MEN’S SOCCER | Young Georgetown Squad Shows Promise in 2011

MEN’S SOCCER | Young Georgetown Squad Shows Promise in 2011

The Georgetown men’s soccer team may not have made it to the NCAA tournament this year, but the young squad can look back on the season with pride.The Hoyas spent most of the fall in the top 25 and earned a 10-5-4 record, one of their best ever, thanks to a 10-game unbeaten[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop Second Top-25 Game

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop Second Top-25 Game

No. 14 Georgetown women’s basketball (1-2) brought a flurry of defense to Wednesday night’s top-25 clash with No. 20 Louisiana State (2-0), but offensive droughts sealed the Hoyas’ fate. The Blue and Gray ultimately dropped yet another game in a 51-40 decision in Baton Rouge, La. The Tigers made for another early-season[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Sports

VOLLEYBALL | GU Ends Season Above .500

A lot of words could be used to describe Georgetown volleyball’s 2011 campaign, which saw the team finish 14-13, including a 6-8 mark in the Big East. “Inconsistent” may be one of them, but so might “gutsy” or “determined.” Although the team fell just short of its goal of reaching[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Thompson, Hoyas Crush Spartans

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Thompson, Hoyas Crush Spartans

The Georgetown men’s basketball team looked great in its preparation for a matchup with No. 12 Kansas at the Maui Invitational next week, defeating UNC-Greensboro Monday night at Verizon Center, 86-45. Junior forward Hollis Thompson and senior guard Jason Clark and led the Hoyas with 19 and 17 points, respectively, in a rout backed[Read More…]

by November 15, 2011 0 comments Sports

SWIMMING & DIVING | Mediocre Finish for GU at Princeton

The Georgetown swimming and diving team struggled once again this weekend as they competed against Princeton, Lehigh and The College of New Jersey in the Princeton Fall Invitational in Princeton, N.J. Head Coach Jamie Holder’s side had hoped to use the nonconference meet to rebound from a disappointing start to conference[Read More…]

by November 15, 2011 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Rodgers, Hoyas Struggle Early On

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Rodgers, Hoyas Struggle Early On

Some teams have no trouble compensating when their leading scorers have a rough day. The No. 14 Georgetown women’s basketball team learned the hard way this weekend that it is not one of those teams. The Hoyas (1-1) visibly struggled in a 56-45 home victory over Longwood Friday night before[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Left Out Of Tourney Field

MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Left Out Of Tourney Field

On Monday afternoon, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (10-5-4, 5-3-1 Big East) experienced yet another heartbreak when they missed out on a bid to enter the NCAA tournament this year. The squad gathered hopefully to hear the selection committee’s picks, but the announcement brought the Hoyas’ successful season to an[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | Lehigh Tops GU for League Title

FOOTBALL | Lehigh Tops GU for League Title

The Georgetown football squad was looking to capture the program’s first-ever Patriot League championship on Saturday when it faced off against defending champion No. 6 Lehigh in Bethlehem, Pa. In the program’s biggest contest since rejoining the Football Championship Subdivision in 2001, Georgetown hoped to complete a remarkable turnaround and[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

CROSS COUNTRY | GU Dominates NCAA Regionals

Led by graduate student Alex Lundy and All-American senior Emily Infeld, the Georgetown men’s and women’s cross country teams both earned automatic berths to the NCAA championship with stellar performances at regional championships over the weekend. The men took first place outright for the seventh time in eight years while[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Sports

BCS System Rife With Corruption

The Bowl Championship Series has a long history of sparking some of the most vicious arguments between college football fans during bowl season. It relies on a bizarre methodology that combines data from the AP Poll, the Coaches’ Poll and a computer algorithm to select the top two teams in[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments Sports