Brennan Murray

GW wraps season with loss

With no spot in the A-10 tournament to play for Saturday, GW could only hope to end a grueling season by winning a small confidence boost. After dropping three straight conference games, most recently at the hands of No. 20 St. Louis, the Colonials (5-13-0) traveled to North Carolina this weekend for a showdown with […]

Colonials Fall Short at Bryant

Many teams look back after a loss and wish they could have presented a more offense-oriented, aggressive attack from the first whistle. For the Colonials (3-3), a lack of urgency doomed their chances of taking down non-conference opponent Bryant University this weekend. Despite one late goal, GW’s overall effort was not enough to overcome the […]

Weir brings new approach to cross country

Terry Weir was always one of the fastest kids in the schoolyard. Still, when the head cross country coach’s friends tried to convince him to make running his sport, Weir was not swayed. It wasn’t until he was cut from his middle school hoops team that Weir ditched the hardwood for the track – without […]

GW splits weekend action during D.C. College Cup

Early in a season, losses can be as constructive and revealing as victories. After dropping a 3-0 game to George Mason Thursday afternoon, the Colonials (2-1-0) had the chance to turn their weekend around Saturday with a win against Howard. And GW netted two timely and unanswered goals en route to victory, bringing the final […]

From Colonial to coach

For men’s head soccer coach Craig Jones, patience is as much a virtue to live by as it is a strategy on the pitch. And as players have learned from their new leader, patience has the potential to pay off in a big way. After 14 years with the Colonials, as a player and then […]

Colonials swept by Bonnies in three-game stand

The clank of aluminum bats was the only sign of life in GW’s dugout Saturday as the Colonials packed up their gear. GW (15-25) continued its 10-game home stand by hosting St. Bonaventure at Barcroft Park this weekend for three games. But with run production almost nonexistent in the first two games and pitching a […]