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Women’s lacrosse team falls in final home match

After 27 minutes of several turnovers, fouls and ground balls in the second half of Sunday’s game, the Colonials finally netted a goal, cutting Duquesne’s lead to one. But the rally was short-lived. The Dukes were able to hold off the Colonials over the final three minutes, and GW ultimately fell 6-5 to its Atlantic […]

Rising to the occasion

Basketball games can come down to the last shot – the seconds ticking away, the score tied, the crowd screaming and just one chance, one look, one shot left to push a team to victory. Last season, the explosive Colonial guard Tony Taylor graduated. And with the turn of a tassel, GW lost its most […]

Women’s soccer opens A-10 play with a sputter

The Colonials hoped their opening weekend of A-10 play would mirror their decisive victory over District-rival Howard the week before, a shutout win that seemed to give GW valuable momentum heading into league competition. Instead, it was the exact opposite: back-to-back shutouts, this time with the Colonials on the losing end. They dropped 2-0 games […]

Colonials drop doubleheader to Fordham

After losing by only one run against one of the top pitchers in the A-10, the Colonials felt confident heading into their second game of a doubleheader Sunday. When head coach Stacey Schramm saw that Fordham was keeping reigning A-10 pitcher of the week Jen Mineau in for game two, she knew her team had […]

Women’s lacrosse match best start in program history with win

Within the first five minutes of Monday’s women’s lacrosse game, the score was tied at two. It looked as if GW was in for a back-and-forth game, the kind that would necessitate limited mistakes and tight play. But the Colonials were determined to ease the pressure, picking up their energy with 22 minutes and 55 […]

Women’s lacrosse maintains solid edge at home

The Colonials had a six-point lead at halftime Friday, but didn’t use that as an excuse to get comfortable. GW began the second half by scoring a goal within the first three minutes, scoring again 20 seconds later and ultimately going on a 6-0 run that guided the team to victory. With a burst of […]