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GUHOYAS | Leah McCullough (COL '18, GRD '20) led the women's varsity soccer team as captain during a historic run to the national College Cup semifinals.

Varsity Captains Navigate Team Challenges

For Leah McCullough (COL ’18, GRD ’20),  leading the Georgetown women’s varsity soccer team during a historic winning streak was all about maintaining the right attitude. “When we did get on that streak, it was important to make sure we took every game seriously,” McCullough said. “We had a target[Read More…]

by March 14, 2019 0 comments Features, Sports
FILE PHOTO: MOIRA RITTER FOR THE HOYA | Five Georgetown parents and a former GU tennis coach were implicated in a Tuesday indictment for falsely designating applicants as athletic recruits to secure admission.

Georgetown Parents, Former Coach Face Bribery Charges

A former Georgetown tennis coach was charged with accepting bribes from parents to secure their children’s college admission in an indictment involving eight U.S. universities Tuesday. Gordon Ernst falsely designated at least 12 applicants, including those who did not play tennis competitively, as recruits for the Georgetown tennis team, according[Read More…]

by March 12, 2019 12 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

TENNIS | Underclassmen Take the Stage in Matches With GW, Xavier

This past weekend, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams hit the courts. Men’s tennis edged out two quality opponents, while the women’s team lost a difficult conference battle. The two wins for the men were the team’s first and second of the season and were crucial victories to right[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
The Hoyas went 0-1 in doubles and 1-5 in singles matches.

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Begin Spring Campaign

The Georgetown women’s tennis team began its spring campaign close to home Saturday as it took on Army West Point in Arlington, Va. While the Hoyas lost by a sizeable margin of 6-1, the team showed some promise as it heads into its spring season. The Hoyas went 0-1 in[Read More…]

by January 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
Senior Mike Chen, who led the team with 15 doubles wins last season, followed his doubles win versus Yale with a sweep in the A flight at the Navy Invitational.

TENNIS | Men Win Four Flights at Navy, Women Struggle at ITAs

The Georgetown men’s tennis team competed at the Navy Invitational in Annapolis, Md., last weekend, while the women’s team headed to Lynchburg, Va., for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Regional Tournament. Sophomores Connor Lee and Rohan Kamdar led the Georgetown men’s tennis team to a strong showing. The sophomores teamed up[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior Will Sharton won his consolation match against Navy in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1.

TENNIS | Teams Compete at Morgan State Invitational

The Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams both had strong showings last weekend at the Morgan State Invitational. The two Georgetown teams faced a total of seven opponents in a three-day stretch at Morgan State University’s annual tournament in Baltimore, Md., which began Friday, Oct. 5. Georgetown’s women’s team defeated[Read More…]

by October 12, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Tennis | Freshmen Successful in Debut

Tennis | Freshmen Successful in Debut

Last weekend, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams began their seasons at the Penn Invitational and the Bedford Tennis Mid-Atlantic Tennis Championship, respectively. The women’s team featured two freshmen, Elena De Santis and Renee Repella, competing in their first tournament as Hoyas. De Santis reached the semifinals in her[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior Drew Spinosa defeated Barbara Vasilkovy of Towson  University 6-2, 6-2 last Tuesday at Yates Field House.

TENNIS | Men Secure 1st Victory, Women Fall to 0-3

Both the men’s and women’s Georgetown tennis teams returned to action in a week that saw the men secure their first victory of the season, while the women suffered their third consecutive 4-3 loss. Hosting Monmouth (1-5) at Yates Field House on Feb. 9, the men relied on the depth[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Roger Federer won his sixth Australian Title last Sunday, making him the only men's tennis player to win 20 Grand Slams.

COMMENTARY | Australian Open Title Cements Federer’s Timeless Legacy

Tennis fans are at a loss for words to describe the greatness of Roger Federer. His abilities on the court have been described as powerful, quick, precise, graceful and elegant. Yet, after winning his sixth Australian Open title by defeating Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3. 3-6. 6-1 last Sunday,[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
Junior Michael Chen led the Hoyas last season with 16 singles wins on the year.

TENNIS | Men Dominate Rivals, Women Seek Strong Start

Christopher Gay is a staff writer for The Hoya. The Georgetown men’s tennis team opened its fall season on Tuesday with a commanding victory over the University of the District of Columbia, winning two out of the three doubles matches to secure the doubles point and sweeping the six singles matches in[Read More…]

by September 15, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top