January 31, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 38

Stories from the January 31, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

New election charter ill-formed

To see the words SA and dubious in the same headline is not uncommon, especially in The Hatchet, but what I believe was important about Drew Holland’s piece on Jan. 24 was something that wasn’t in the text. It was his position in the SA – he has none. He is a regular GW student […]

Colonials apply Monroe doctrine to the Explorers

For once, it was a blowout. For once, GW didn’t need 25 points from SirValiant Brown. And once again, Chris Monroe dominated. With a convincing 99-75 victory over La Salle (7-11, 1-6 Atlantic 10) Saturday at the Smith Center, the Colonials (8-11, 2-4 A-10) won two in a row for the first time since the […]

Colonials Ram over Fordham, sweep weekend

The GW women’s basketball team overpowered La Salle and Fordham this weekend at the Smith Center as GW improved their perfect home record to 11-0 this season. GW currently holds a 16-game winning streak at the Smith Center, ranking it among the top active women’s home winning streaks in Division I. The Colonials (16-3, 7-1 […]

Sports Brief

Colonials top the Tribe The Colonials sent the College of William & Mary to a 1-5 record with a 191.05-189.6 beating Saturday in Williamsburg, Va. Sophomore Devin McCalla took the all-around title with a score of 38.325. Junior Darden Wilee was third while sophomore Jesica Mantak was fourth. GW won the vault, beam and floor […]

Lawrence has the inside game for GW

This Diaper Dandy is the real thing. For anyone who has watched the impressive 16-3 women’s basketball team play this season, they know one special thing about GW – they play as a team. That’s why it was so easy for freshman forward Erica Lawrence to make such an impact. On other teams, players might […]

The Cure thankfully returns to its roots with new album

Break out the raincoats and black nail polish, Robert Smith is back. With the release of Bloodflowers (Elektra), The Cure has returned to doing what it always does best – making the perfect rainy-day music. After being lost for a decade in upbeat pop, The Cure returns to the sounds it perfected with Bloodflowers. The […]

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Upcoming games

Monday: no games scheduled Tuesday: no games scheduled Wednesday: WSwimming at Richmond-2 p.m. WBBall vs. Virginia Tech-7 p.m. MBBall at Duquesne-7:35 p.m. Thursday: no games scheduled

GW women vs. Virginia Tech Preview

George Washington (16-3, 7-1 A-10) vs. Virginia Tech Hokies(12-7, 5-3 A-10) Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7:00 p.m. Smith Center Head Coaches: GW- Joe McKeown (11th season) Virginia Tech- Bonnie Henrickson (3rd season) Overall series record: GW leads 9-8 Last Meeting: Jan. 9, 2000 GW 76-64 at Blacksburg, Va. Notes on last meeting: -Freshman Erica Lawrence led […]