Elizabeth Traynor

GW rebounds with win over Explorers

It was a three-point game when graduate student forward Tara Booker released her three-point shot. It fell, putting the Colonials up by six. Twenty seconds later, she drilled another. GW was now up by nine, a crucial widening of its lead in a game that had been a tight contest throughout. Booker’s two treys sparked […]

Colonials fall in double overtime to Duquesne

What does double overtime against a team tied for first place for the conference, undefeated in league play, say? It spells tenacity. And fight. And heart – three qualities head coach Jonathan Tsipis thinks his team has. That’s why, even though the Colonials ultimately fell 63-59 in double overtime to Duquesne, Tsipis immediately emphasized the […]

Colonials tally third straight A-10 win

Don’t look now – there’s still a large portion of the season to go – but the Colonials may have tallied their most complete victory of the Mike Lonergan era Saturday. GW’s 82-54 victory against Charlotte did more than just surpass the team’s single-game points total for this season. And it did more than extend […]

Colonials grab first A-10 road win at Massachusetts

AMHERST, MASS. – As the seconds ticked down Saturday in the Mullins Center, another Colonial game was coming down to the wire. But this time, it was GW that had the narrow three-point lead on the line. The pressure of a final possession was on the other team’s shoulders, and the momentum – the sheer […]