April 2, 1998

Volume 94, Issue 33

Stories from the April 2, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Inexperience, rain hurt GW golf team at Loyola Invit.

After a rough fall season, the GW golf team returned to the links in March for three outings, including its latest tournament – a 10th-place finish at the Loyola Invitational in Baltimore, Md. March 23 and 24. GW’s team score of (642) placed the Colonials in the middle of the field of 20 teams at […]

GW baseball team suffers huge loss to little leaguers

In what was supposed to be a break from a rigorous schedule in the first half of the season, the GW baseball team was beaten like a red-headed stepchild 69-0 in an exhibition game with the Dodgers, a little league team from Alexandria, Va. GW head coach Dontdrinkthe Water thought the opposition wasn’t quite playing […]

GW revamps image with redesigned logo

Throw out your GW T-shirts and hats, and rip the sticker off the back of your car window – they soon will be out of style. A new University logo will replace the current one on everything from Colonials’ basketball uniforms to GW mugs and water bottles, said Director of Auxiliary and Institutional Services Nancy […]

Sports Tighty Whities

Golf team to “fuck up” Yale squad Having discovered that the Yale University golf team was behind the theft of its clubs in November, the GW golf team vowed to get payback last week. “Those motherfuckers stole our clubs when we were up in New Haven, so we’re gonna fuck ’em up,” said GW Coach […]

News Briefs

Petron to chair MCGB Mike Petron was elected chair of the Marvin Center Governing Board Friday. “I want to make sure the administration doesn’t walk all over students during the renovations,” Petron said. Petron served this year as an undergraduate representative to the board and was parliamentarian of the Student Association Senate last year. He […]

Upcoming Games

BbaseballGgymnasticsMTmen’s tennisWTwomen’s tennis(DH)doubleheader*at Athens, Ga. Thursday: B vs. William & Mary3 p.m. Friday: MT vs. Duquesne4 p.m.WT vs. James Madison2 p.m. Saturday: B at Duquesne12 p.m.(DH)MT vs. Temple2 p.m.WT vs. TempleTBAG at NCAA Regional Championships* Sunday: B at Duquesne12 p.m.MT vs. St. Bonaventure10 a.m.WT vs. St. Bonaventure10 a.m.

Indigenous issues find forum

Members of human rights organizations gathered Tuesday at a GW conference to discuss human rights, biodiversity and the rights of indigenous people in the Americas. Guest speakers from organizations like the Organization of American States, the World Bank and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights were part of the conference, organized by members of the […]

Gymnastics team readies for NCAAs after A-10 title

After capturing its first ever Atlantic 10 title, the GW women’s gymnastics team is focusing its energy on the NCAA Regionals hosted by the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. this weekend. Under the leadership of A-10 Coach of the Year Margie Foster-Cunningham, the Colonial women are looking for a repeat performance of their stellar […]

Bitchings to no one who cares

Oral satisfaction I am writing to inform the GW community of the area’s least-known talent group, the Twitches. We are GW’s first, only and best a cappella group comprised entirely of women with Turret’s Syndrome. Because of The GWobe’s obvious bias toward us, we never receive publicity for our twice-yearly performances. (Because of the nature […]

Sports Briefs

Belicic earns A-10 honor for second time Freshman Adam Belicic of the GW baseball team was named the Atlantic 10’s Rookie of the Week for the second time this season Monday. Belicic has been playing well both at the plate and on the mound for the Colonials. As a pitcher, Belicic has been the ace […]