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Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

The Georgetown volleyball team (8-12, 2-5 Big East) faces another pair of away matches this weekend, travelling for conference contests against Xavier (9-8, 5-2 Big East) and Butler (5-14, 2-5 Big East). The Hoyas are coming off a 3-2 win over DePaul (12-7, 1-6 Big East) at McDonough Arena last[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Young GU Team Aims for Consistent Production

As the campus celebrates Homecoming this weekend, the Georgetown volleyball team (7-11, 1-4 Big East) faces two crucial conference matchups. The Hoyas face the Marquette Golden Eagles (11-6, 3-2 Big East) on Friday at 7 p.m. and the DePaul Blue Demons (12-5, 1-4 Big East) on Sunday at 2 p.m.[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinette recorded a match-high 20 kills in Georgetown’s four-set win over the Providence Friars. Sinette leads the Hoyas with 3.59 kills per set so far in the 2015 season.

Volleyball | Hoyas Split Big East Games, Earn 1st Conference Win

The Georgetown volleyball team (7-10, 1-3 Big East) was on the road this weekend and secured its first Big East win of the season. Georgetown defeated Providence (9-9, 0-4 Big East) in Rhode Island on Friday before falling to St. John’s (12-7, 2-2 Big East) Saturday in New York. The[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Volleyball | Freshmen King, Sinnette Lead Hoyas Offense

Volleyball | Freshmen King, Sinnette Lead Hoyas Offense

Look at the court while watching any of their matches and they will likely be the first players you see. They soar into the air, one arm outstretched and swinging forward, their eyes laser-focused on their target. Positioned on the sidelines of the court, they are the team’s go-to players[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman outside hitter Liv King had a career-high 23 kills in the Hoyas’ loss to Seton Hall. King ranks second on the team in kills with 137.

Volleyball | Hoyas Fall to Wildcats and Pirates in Conference Matchups

For the first time since 2010, the Georgetown volleyball team (6-9, 0-2 Big East) played its first conference match of the season in the comforts of its own McDonough Arena. However, a home-court advantage was not enough to pull the Hoyas to a victory as Georgetown fell to Villanova (11-4,[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman outside hitter Alyssa Sinnette had a game-high 15 kills in Georgetown’s straight sets win over North Carolina Central. Sinnette leads the team with 3.73 kills per set this season.

Volleyball | GU Wins 2 of 3 at JMU Invitational

Georgetown’s volleyball team (6-7) experienced a great deal of roster turnover during the offseason, and as a result, the team has nine new players this season, including eight freshmen. Because of this, the Hoyas have experienced inconsistent results throughout their nonconference schedule, never winning or losing more than two consecutive[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman setter Paige McKnight (4) had 42 assists and 13 digs and freshman middle blocker Symone Speech added 15 kills against Georgia.

Volleyball | Sinette, McKnight Lead GU in Close Win over Georgia

Just two days after sweeping Morgan State (2-9) on a Tuesday night, the Georgetown volleyball team (4-5) traveled to a university 800 miles away from home on its farthest road trip yet to compete against one of its toughest tournaments of the season. Facing Kent State (5-4) and Georgia (4-5),[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Outside hitter Lauren Saar (8) & middle blocker Ashlie Williams (7)

Volleyball | McKnight Among 9 Newcomers for Revamped GU

While universities across the country welcome their newest students to campus in the fall, varsity teams are also welcoming newcomers. From initiating athletes into their teams and their cultures to introducing new players to tougher collegiate competition, the fall season prompts upperclassmen to begin their leadership roles on their respective[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior middle blocker Ashlie Williams, left, led the Georgetown volleyball team with 25 kills and 33 digs over the team’s first three games. Williams, who has played as a middle blocker throughout her college career, has also played as a right-side hitter this season.

Volleyball | New-Look GU Continues to Adjust

Looking to come back after dropping two of its first three matches, the Georgetown volleyball team (1-2) will continue its nonconference schedule at the Rose Hill Classic in Bronx, N.Y. this weekend. The two-day tournament hosted by Fordham (1-3) will pit Georgetown against Robert Morris (2-2), Fordham and Niagara (1-2)[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Senior middle blocker Dani White notched 10 kills against Villanova, bringing  her college career total to 1,093 kills.

Volleyball | Hoyas End Season with Sweep of Villanova

Georgetown’s volleyball team (10-21, 4-14 Big East) split its conference matchups over the weekend, falling to Seton Hall (27-6, 15-3 Big East) 3-0 on Friday before defeating Villanova (13-20, 6-12 Big East) 3-0 on Sunday to end its season on a positive note. The final matches of the season mark[Read More…]

by November 27, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top