Post Tagged with: "soccer"

WOMEN’S SOCCER | GU Run Ragged by No. 2 Cardinal

Despite an extra day to prepare thanks to Hurricane Irene, the No. 20 Georgetown women’s soccer team came out flat against No. 2 Stanford on Monday afternoon and trailed the entire way en route to a 4-1 loss. The Cardinal started the scoring early, when senior forward Lindsay Taylor found[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Deep Stanford Squad Steamrolls GU

For the second straight year, the Georgetown women’s soccer team was on the wrong end of the scoreboard after a 90-minute contest with Stanford. The Hoyas absorbed a 4-1 defeat at North Kehoe Field a year after losing, 2-0, during an early-season West Coast trip. Despite the lopsided result, though,[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Sports
David Beckham, LA Galaxy Practice at North Kehoe

David Beckham, LA Galaxy Practice at North Kehoe

      Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder David Beckham practiced with the rest of his team at North Kehoe Field this afternoon. Afterward, the soccer icon signed autographs and posed for photographs with Georgetown students and other spectators. The Galaxy are scheduled to play an MLS regular season game against D.C.[Read More…]

by April 8, 2011 0 comments Sports

MEN’S SOCCER | GU to Hold 2nd Annual Charity Game Saturday

The start of the regular season may be five months away, but men’s soccer will be back in action on the Hilltop tomorrow — and the Hoyas will be playing for a cause. Last year’s Big East Blue Division champions will play a spring game against George Mason on Saturday[Read More…]

by April 7, 2011 0 comments Sports

Finals Rematch Highlights Champions League Round of 16

After a two-month hiatus, the UEFA Champions League kicks off once again with the Round of 16 games next week. The group stage ended as expected, with all European giants qualifying for the next round, although F.C. Internazionale Milano and Arsenal F.C. disappointed their fans by finishing second in their[Read More…]

by February 8, 2011 0 comments Sports

Gemini Unveil Barca-Heavy Best XI of 2010

After the conclusion of a mightily entertaining year in the soccer world, Gemini is back in business and ready to hand out its end-of-year awards.  We recognize FIFA and UEFA’s choices but aren’t satisfied by them, and we want to pay due to the most deserving players. So, without further[Read More…]

by January 25, 2011 0 comments Sports

World Cup Boost for SFS-Qatar

Hearts of soccer fans across the United States broke Thursday morning when FIFA announced that Qatar had beat out a strong United States bid to host the 2022 World Cup. Despite a plan that had been reviewed by FIFA as low-risk in 13 of 15 potential problem areas, an achievement[Read More…]

by December 3, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Surprises Abound in Premiership and Bundesliga

As one third of the European soccer season is through, it is time to have an overall look at two of its major leagues. Players have reached their form after the World Cup and the summer break, and they have become used to playing together after three months of league[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Tourney Back On Hilltop As GU Wins Bid

For the first time in 16 years, there will be a fall NCAA tournament game played on Georgetown’s campus. The men’s soccer team (11-6-1) learned late Monday afternoon that it had earned an at-large bid in the 2010 NCAA tournament and will play host to the University of North Carolina-Greensboro[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Knock Out Top-Seeded Terrapins on PKs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Fresh off the heels of Friday’s 5-1 victory over Siena, the first NCAA tournament win in program history, the Georgetown women’s soccer team (14-6-2) returned to Ludwig Stadium on the campus of the University of Maryland on Sunday looking to extend their season even further.  [Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports