June 23, 2017

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    Green, Schlicht Lead Friars at NE Invitational

    In a last chance to qualify swimmers for the Big East Championships, the Swimming and Diving Team competed last weekend, Saturday, Feb. 6, in the New England Invitational. The Friars went up against a number of local schools in Chestnut Hill, Mass., including

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    Hankinson Steps Up for Friars at Giegengack

    The Men’s and Women’s Track Teams returned to action this past weekend at Yale University’s Giegengack Invitational, where five Friars ran Big East qualifying times ranging in distance from the women’s mile to the men’s 3,000-meter race.

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    Upset Denied: Friars Fade Down the Stretch

    After a quiet first half in which Monroe found himself in early foul trouble, Georgetown’s silky smooth 6’11” sophomore center controlled the game in the second half. Whether it was finishing at the bucket with a left-handed finger-roll or finding an open teammate, Monroe paced the Hoyas down the stretch en route to a 79-70 road win over the Friars on Tuesday, Feb. 9.

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    Lady Friars Upended by No. 11/8 Mountaineers

    Living and dying by the three-point shot is dangerous business in the Big East, but it is especially perilous when your treys are not falling and you are defending a team whose treys are falling. Such was the case on Saturday, Feb. 6, when the West Virginia Mountaineers came to the Dunk for a matinee against the Friars, who were coming off an impressive victory against DePaul last week.

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    The Dog Whisperers: PC Downs Huskies

    Despite her peerlessly towering 6’0″ posture, Nicole Anderson ’13 was once lost on the Women’s Hockey radar. A post-New Year’s case of freshman frostbite had Anderson go through 10 games with zero goals and one lonely assist after previously notching 11 points in 19 games over the first half of the season.

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    PC Snaps Winless Streak in OT Tie with Vermont

    This weekend the Men’s Hockey Team squared off for two games against the No. 17 Vermont Catamounts. The Friars dropped the Friday night game 5-1, but Saturday they were able to stop a six-game losing streak, tying the Catamounts 1-1 despite the overtime period. The Friars moved to 9-16-2 overall and 4-14-2 in Hockey East play.

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  • Sports | Feb.10, 2010

    Shooting From the Rough

    He is a son, a father, and a friend.

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  • Sports | Feb.04, 2010

    Matthews Takes Second in 1000-meter

    The Men’s and Women’s Track Teams returned to action last weekend at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational where the Friars had strong showings in both the middle distance and distance events.

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  • Sports | Feb.04, 2010

    Friars’ Skid Extends to Five Games after Rough Weekend

    This weekend, the Men’s Hockey Team continued on its losing skid, dropping two games to ranked opponents and falling to 9-15-1 overall and 4-13-1 in Hockey East. The Friars hosted No. 14 UMass on Saturday, Jan. 30, and were topped by the Minutemen 4-1. The evening before, PC traveled to Chestnut Hill, Mass. where they fell 5-2 to the No. 15 Eagles of Boston College.

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  • Sports | Feb.04, 2010

    Offense Stalls as Providence Falls to Harvard, UVM

    The Women’s Hockey Team sprinkled a tiny bit of sentimental sugar on an otherwise disappointing weekend in the third period of a visit to then-No. 7 Harvard last Saturday. They reignited their offensive intensity, trimmed the rate of shots directed at their own goaltender, Genevieve Lacasse ’12, and deleted a long-standing 1-0 deficit courtesy of Arianna Rigano’s ’10 goal with 10:42 to spare.

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