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Kye Allums to appear on ‘Anderson’

Former GW women’s basketball player Kye Allums will appear on Anderson Cooper’s talk show “Anderson” tomorrow as part of an episode that discusses children and teenagers who identify as transgender.

26-1 run helps women’s basketball handle Stony Brook

This post was written by Senior Staff Writer Neil Sharma With 5:03 remaining in the first half of the women’s basketball team’s game Saturday afternoon against Stony Brook, Seawolves senior Kristen Jeter hit a jumper to cut GW’s lead to 10 points at 28-18. That basket, just 15 minutes into the game, would be the […]

Season-worst shooting dooms Colonials at Old Dominion

This post was written by Hatchet Staff Writer Elizabeth Traynor Wednesday night’s game was notable for the women’s basketball team for all the wrong reasons. The Colonials (4-4) were unable to find their rhythm offensively, ultimately falling 60-35 to Old Dominon. The loss dropped GW to .500 for the season. The team shot a season-worst […]

Transgender basketball player is first in Division I history

A week ago there was nothing remarkable about Kye Allums, a junior shooting guard on the women’s basketball team. As of Monday night though, Allums became remarkable in a way no other player has ever been: he’s the first openly transgender player to play Division I college basketball. Allums, who identified himself as a lesbian […]