May 1, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 62

Stories from the May 1, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Pitches host final concert with two new groups

The Pitches’ audience clapped, grooved and sang along to their pop a cappella performance Saturday night in the Dorothy Marvin Betts Theatre. The all-female singing group was joined by GW choral groups the Vibes and the Hippotones for its final concert of the year. The Pitches gave a farewell to graduating seniors who founded the […]

THE GREATEST GW ATHLETES OF ALL TIME: Nos. 11-15

11. Michelle Knox Zaloom (crew, volleyball; 1982-86). The first woman inducted into the GW Athletic Hall of Fame, Knox Zaloom was a standout in volleyball and crew. She was volleyball team most valuable player in 1985 and made first team Atlantic 10 in ’84 and ’85. She was all-A-10 in crew from ’84 to ’86. […]

It’s official, Dacey’s a hit

Infielder Ryan Dacey has been the anchor for this season’s GW baseball team. In fact, he has been an anchor throughout his Colonial career. An honorable mention on Coach Tom Walter’s All-Century team, Dacey’s success began in his freshman season. Though Dacey struggled in the first few months, he found consistent playing time, seeing action […]

Bar Belle pays her tab

As a sophomore editor, I remember seniors pouring over their 30 pieces, trying to fit four years of their lives on less than a page of newsprint. I couldn’t fathom the day when I would sit down to write my final farewell. After all, I was just a sophomore. I had two more years. Then […]

Colonials take two from Xavier

The GW baseball team continued its battle for first place in the Atlantic 10 West this weekend by taking two of three games from Xavier at Barcroft Park. GW (31-19, 12-5 A-10) split Friday’s doubleheader and won game three on Saturday. The Colonials’ offense was the story again, first with senior Ryan Dacey breaking GW’s […]

The band touch

By 6:50 a.m. Saturday morning, Lilly Needleman is raring to go – and not because she had gotten enough sleep the night before. The GW sophomore only closes her eyes after she finally finishes dividing up a hefty bag of Skittles into its component colors: red, orange, yellow, green and purple. She had spent hours […]

‘Peasant’ makes good at GW

I am sitting at my computer scared to type, scared of what I might reveal. Or worse what I won’t reveal before I leave GW. I can’t hide anymore. GW never quite fit me right. I had too much peasant stock in me. My Italian immigrant relatives gave up any security they had on that […]

Upcoming games

Monday:no games scheduled Tuesday:Baseball at George Mason-3 p.m. Wednesday:no games scheduled Thursday:Baseball vs. Mt. St. Mary’s-3 p.m.

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Special editor says goodbye

There is a moment somewhere in your senior year that you realize your time is dwindling at GW. Plans are beginning to be made for the next year, and you are not included in them. People begin to ask you what you are doing when you graduate. And you realize things are changing. What has […]