January 31, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 38

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

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 […]

GW men vs. Duquesne Preview

George Washington (8-11, 2-4 in Atlantic 10)Duquesne (8-11, 3-5 A-10) Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7:35 p.m. Palumbo Center (6,200) Pittsburgh, Pa. TV: NoneRadio: WAGE 1200 AM (available on the Internet at Broadcast.com) Campus radio: WRGW 540 AM (available on GWTV Channel 22; available on Internet at www.gwradio.com) Rankings: Duquesne is 189th in the unofficial Ratings Percentage […]

Hitting the right notes

Entering the student cheering section of a GW basketball game, fans are greeted by the blue shirts and shining brass of the pep band. Faces painted or instruments moving with the music, the 60-member squad exudes an enthusiasm that explodes as the first strains of the GW Fight Song resound through the Smith Center. Before […]