February 10, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 41

Stories from the February 10, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Cultural distinctions

This letter is in reference to Monday’s stories (GW party poses problems, GW student leaders debate monitoring of member events, p. 1) regarding the Pakistani Students Association party. It is sad to see that some of the PSA members themselves need lessons in the differences between Pakistani and Indian cultures. The fact of the matter […]

The GW men’s water polo records during Flipse’s playing and coaching days

Player1984-’85: 6-121985-’86: 13-121986-’87: 17-141987-’88: 15-9-1 Coach1988-’89: 15-9-1Mid-Atlantic Conference Coach of the YearChampions of the Mid-Atlantic Conference Atlantic Division 1989-’90: 6-13 (5-9 Mid-Atlantic) 1990-’91: 16-7 (6-2, first in Mid-Atlantic)Mid-Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year 1991-’92: 16-7 (8-0, first in Mid-Atlantic)Mid-Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year

Quote of the Week

Jon Stewart had some comments on what parents think when their children have left the roost: I think as you get older, you cherish the moments when there are not children around. You never realize it, but your parents are dirty, filthy people just like you are, and people like to show that side of […]

GW All-Century Baseball Team

GW baseball coach Tom Walter created an All-Century Baseball Team for GW this winter.Eligibility was contingent on the player having started at GW for a minimum of three years. Selection criteria were based purely on college statistics. Player of the Century: Hank Bunnell ’71Pitching Statistics: 30-13, 1.82 ERA, 360 KsOffensive Statistics: .344, 7 HR, 52 […]

Upcoming games

Thursday-no games scheduled Friday-MTennis at Princeton-2 p.m.WBBall at Rhode Island-7 p.m.Baseball at Stetson-7 p.m. Saturday-WTennis at Columbia-1 p.m.Baseball at Stetson-2 p.m.MBBall at La Salle-4 p.m.Gymnastics at New Hampshire Invitational-7 p.m.MTennis at La Salle-TBA Sunday-Baseball at Stetson-1 p.m.WBBall at St. Bonaventure-2 p.m.MTennis at Rutgers-3 p.m.

It’s five in a row as Colonials bounce Dayton

If there can ever be an air of invincibility about an 11-11 team, the GW basketball team probably achieved it Wednesday night at the Smith Center. The red-hot Colonials won their fifth in a row with a 95-90 thrashing of the Atlantic 10 West-leading Flyers from Dayton. With the win, GW (11-11, 5-4 A-10) climbed […]

Sports Brief

Freshman Viktor Jelinek has been removed from the men’s tennis team for unspecified reasons, a University spokesperson said Wednesday. Jelinek participated with the squad this past weekend. He hails from Bratislava, Slovakia, and usually plays No. 2 singles. -David Holt

Batter up! It’s baseball season for GW

Painted on the wall opposite GW baseball Coach Tom Walter’s desk, it reads: Outclass and outwork everyone we play. Walter must glance at this everyday as a constant reminder of what went wrong last season. It’s as if the coach wants to scribble in, We must, to the writing on the wall. Last season, the […]

Women’s basketball previews

George WashingtonSt. Bonaventure (8-13, 4-6 A-10) Sunday, Feb. 13, 2 p.m.Reilly CenterOlean, N.Y. St. Bonaventure head coach: Marti Whitmore (7th season) All-time series record:GW leads 23-1GW has not lost since Feb. 23, 1989 (68-56) Last Meeting: GW 91-41, Jan. 24, 1999 at Smith Center. Last Meeting at Reilly Center:GW 86-81, Jan. 10, 1998. Current streak:St. […]