Post Tagged with: "Women’s Basketball"

Tough Tests for Undefeated Men’s, Women’s Hoops Squads

Men UNC-Asheville, Saturday 11/27, 12 p.m. The Bulldogs (2-1) have a tough Turkey Week ahead of them. Tonight they will tip off against the reeling No. 25 North Carolina Tar Heels before facing the No. 16 Hoyas on Saturday. The Tar Heels are looking to bounce back from consecutive losses[Read More…]

by November 23, 2010 0 comments Sports

Freshman Rodgers Bursts Onto Scene

When they arrive on the Hilltop for the first time, Georgetown freshmen typically find that their new classmates are very accomplished young men and women, having already achieved magnificence in the classroom, on the field and in various outside activities. Georgetown’s students are certainly not outsiders to greatness. Ta’Shauna Rodgers,[Read More…]

by May 21, 2010 0 comments Sports

Milestone Season Catapults Hoyas Onto National Stage

It’s hard to call the Lady Hoyas an underdog. That term is reserved for the lovable. No, the 2009-2010 women’s basketball team was never a lovable team. They were young, yes, and undersized. Picked to finish eighth in the conference, the Lady Hoyas, in the shadow of the men’s program,[Read More…]

by April 30, 2010 0 comments Sports

UConn Women’s Moment in Spotlight Unjustly Short-Lived

My beef this week is with the little amount of fanfare and publicity that the UConn women’s basketball team is getting. With men’s college basketball just ending, Major League Baseball and the Masters underway, and the NHL and NBA playoffs just around the bend, UConn women’s basketball has essentially been[Read More…]

by April 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas’ Historic Season Ends With Rout in Second Round

The 2010 season had been one full of highlights and records for the Georgetown women’s basketball team. Unfortunately for the Lady Hoyas, their season ended with another record: a 16.9 shooting percentage, one of their worst offensive performances under Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy, as the Blue and Gray fell 49-33[Read More…]

by March 23, 2010 0 comments Sports

Lady Hoyas Take Care of Business, Move on to Second Round of NCAA Tournament

The NCAA tournament has a tendency to cause jitters, but fifth-seeded Georgetown (26-6) overcame those early butterflies to dismiss the 12th-seeded Marist Red Foxes (26-8), 62-42. “[Jitters] had to come with [the start of] the NCAA tournament,” Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy said after the win. \”You know, this was Marist’s[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

After Humbling UConn Loss, GU Finishes Season With Win

On Monday night, with a 71-49 victory against the Seton Hall Pirates (9-20, 1-15 Big East), the Georgetown women’s basketball team (25-5, 13-3 Big East) capped an historic season – quite possibly the best in program history. Featuring a team with 10 sophomores and freshmen, the Hoyas set a school[Read More…]

by March 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU Storms Through Trap Games as UConn Looms

Tuesday morning, with a night game set against Villanova, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (24-4, 12-2 Big East) woke up to a new school-record ranking, reaching the No. 11 spot in the ESPN/USA Today coaches’ poll. The Hoyas have also achieved an RPI rank between 10 and 12 in three[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Sports

With No. 3 Irish Next, GU Downs USF

A will to win. That’s how Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy had described her team’s spirit a few weeks ago, after a win over St. John’s. “We’re always going to find a way to win,” Williams-Flournoy said. “The way we play defense, we’re always going to stay in the game.” After[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

Hoyas Continue Big East Push

St. John’s Head Coach Kim Barnes Arico kneeled on the sideline and called out a play to her point guard. “Georgetown!” Barnes yelled. “Georgetown! Georgetown!” screamed the guard as she approached halfcourt. Immediately, two Hoya defenders stepped forward to trap her, forcing a long pass to another guard in the[Read More…]

by February 4, 2010 0 comments Sports