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Hurricane Florence Avoids DC

Hurricane Florence Avoids DC

The outer bands of Hurricane Florence are expected to pass over Washington, D.C., this weekend, with only some showers and above average breeze expected through Sunday. However, remnants of the storm may return next week, bringing greater rainfall and potential flooding. Hurricane Florence was upgraded from a tropical storm to[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Athletes Deserve Recompense

The NCAA is back in the spotlight for recently announced plans to relocate seven championship events from the state of North Carolina throughout the 2016-17 academic year due to a discriminatory law against transgender individuals — House Bill 2 law, passed in the state in March earlier this year. The[Read More…]

by September 20, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
IPPOLITO: Wright Calls Right Play

IPPOLITO: Wright Calls Right Play

North Carolina senior guard Marcus Paige’s game-tying shot seemed like destiny or a prayer answered. As the ball descended from its arc, rattled inside the rim and fell through the net with the grace of a feather, it was one of the greatest and most memorable basketball shots — college[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

District Officials Ban Travel to Anti-LGBTQ States

Washington, D.C. legislators and Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) have introduced legislation banning city-funded travel to states with laws discriminating against LGBTQ individuals. Bowser signed an order March 31 prohibiting the official travel of city employees to North Carolina in response to the state’s Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act, which[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
FILE PHOTO: NATE MOULTON FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Sarah Adams has two goals and an assist in 16 starts. She started in Georgetown’s 1-0 win over Creighton last Sunday.

Women’s Soccer | Hoyas Ready for Senior Day

The Georgetown women’s soccer team (10-3-3, 5-1-1 Big East) faces Villanova University (5-8-3, 3-3-1 Big East) on Shaw Field on Sunday at 1 p.m. in the last home match of the season and Senior Day for the team’s eight seniors. Georgetown currently sits tied for second in the Big East[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Upset Tar Heels To Break Losing Streak

Coming off three straight losses to high-quality opponents, the women’s lacrosse team faced its toughest challenge yet when it took on No. 2 North Carolina (9-1, 1-0 ACC) at home on Saturday. But on a day that was all about green, Georgetown was money, coming from behind to stun UNC, 9-8,[Read More…]

by March 20, 2012 0 comments Sports

BASEBALL | GU Rocks Wake Tournament

The Georgetown bats continued to surge this past weekend in Winston-Salem, N.C., as the Hoyas scored 37 runs to win three out of four games at the Wake Forest Invitational. With a victory against Cincinnati (1-5), two against UMBC (0-4) and a loss to host Wake Forest (4-4) in the[Read More…]

by February 28, 2012 0 comments Sports

‘Top’ Underachievers Of College Basketball

The 10th conference game seems like a good time to take a look at which NCAA teams have been the biggest disappointments of the season so far. This list isn’t a prediction of future success. At this point last season, Connecticut probably would have appeared in this space. Of course,[Read More…]

by February 2, 2012 0 comments Sports