10 Hank BunnellBaseball (1968-71; Scranton, Pa.) Named Player of the Century by current baseball Coach Tom Walter, Hank Bunnell was GW’s most dominating pitcher this century. In his first game, he threw seven scoreless innings against Syracuse University. He would strike out 93 of the 283 batters he faced his freshman year. His junior year, […]
May 1, 2000
Volume 96, Issue 62
Stories from the May 1, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.
8 Dick DrummondFootball (1961-64; Washington, D.C.) Dick Drummond was first team All-Southern Conference all three years he played varsity football. In his career, Drummond gained 1,814 rushing yards and scored 19 touchdowns, notching a GW record 118 points. He tied a Southern Conference record when he scored four times in the first night game ever […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.