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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends in WNIT Quarterfinals

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown’s Season Ends in WNIT Quarterfinals

The Georgetown women’s basketball team finished its season with a 54-44 loss in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals at James Madison University on March 31. The contest was defined by a number of quick runs by James Madison that ultimately prevented the Hoyas from overtaking the Dukes. For Georgetown,[Read More…]

by April 2, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA| Senior guard Donna White drives down the court, dribbling past a St. John’s defender. In Georgetown’s final two games in the Big East tournament, White contributed 27 against Villanova and 16 against Marquette.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Beats Villanova but Falls to Marquette in Big East Tournament

After earning a first-round bye in the Big East Tournament, the No. 4 seeded Georgetown women’s basketball team squared off against rival Villanova and defeated the Wildcats 76-67 on March 10. The win comes just weeks after Villanova handed Georgetown its worst loss of the season, 91-43. The next day[Read More…]

by March 14, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA| Graduate guard Dorothy Adomako looks up for a shot in the paint against a Villanova defender.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Drops to 9th in Conference After Away Loss

Following back-to-back road losses, the Georgetown women’s basketball team looked to end a two-week losing streak and return to the team’s winning ways. However, this task would not come easily, as Georgetown faced another test on the road against conference rival Villanova. The Hoyas (11-14, 5-9 Big East) were outmatched[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back With 2 Wins in Conference Play

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back With 2 Wins in Conference Play

After consecutive losses on the road to St. John’s and Seton Hall last week, the Georgetown women’s basketball team returned to McDonough Arena last weekend for back-to-back games of conference play. On Friday, led by an outstanding performance from graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako, the Blue and Gray defeated the[Read More…]

by February 6, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
THE HOYA\Kirk Zieser | Senior guard Dionna White drives the ball down the court looking for a shot.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Lose Two Tough Games On Road Trip

Following an impressive win at home last weekend against rival Villanova, the Georgetown women’s basketball team looked to build off of that performance during an important weekend road trip at St. John’s and Seton Hall. Using the momentum from the Villanova win would be instrumental in catapulting the Hoyas out[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GU HOYAS | Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako, center, led the Georgetown women's basketball team to victory against Villanova.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Beats Villanova for Howard’s 100th Career Win

The Georgetown women’s basketball team took to McDonough Arena this weekend and won a pivotal Big East matchup against Villanova to secure Head Coach James Howard’s 100th career victory. Georgetown looked to improve its overall record to .500 after three consecutive losses in conference play. After Villanova (11-7, 2-5 Big[Read More…]

by January 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Open Conference Schedule

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Open Conference Schedule

After finishing up its nonconference schedule with a blowout win over Rider, Georgetown women’s basketball was set to begin conference play with a home match against Xavier on Dec. 29. Over the course of the next week, the Hoyas (8-7, 2-2 Big East) played three games against conference opponents that[Read More…]

by January 10, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako is averaging 11.0 points and 6.3 rebounds per game this season, which ranks third in each category for Georgetown.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Drops Both in Thanksgiving Shootout

The Georgetown women’s basketball team competed in the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in Las Vegas last weekend, facing tough competition against Buffalo and No. 4 Baylor. On Nov. 23, Georgetown (4-3) fell behind early and trailed Buffalo by eight points after the first quarter. After the Bulls (4-1) hit a[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako scored 18 points and 10 rebounds against Maryland Eastern Shore.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win 2nd Straight to Start Season

The Georgetown women’s basketball team won its home opener 74-55 against the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday and earned a low-scoring 45-30 victory against Loyola on Tuesday. Georgetown battled with UMES throughout the first three quarters before outscoring the Hawks by nine in the fourth quarter. After graduate[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior guard Morgan Smith had 11 points and six rebounds in 22 minutes of play against Richmond.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Rolls Through Richmond to Begin Season

After a wait of nearly eight months, the Georgetown women’s basketball team kicked off its 2018-19 campaign with a decisive 73-53 win on the road over Richmond on Nov. 6. The Hoyas saw contributions from a number of players on their path to victory, including graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top