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The men’s soccer team’s match Sunday against District rival Howard University was a tale of two halves.
With the win, GW wraps up its host tournament 3-0 and without losing a single set (9-0).
Coming off a straight-sets sweep of Arkansas State in its season opener Friday morning, women’s volleyball carried the momentum into an evening match, handling Auburn in straight sets (25-13, 25-18, 25-20) at the GW Invitational.
- Upcoming ESPN broadcasts reflect men's basketball's progress September 2, 2014One of college basketball’s trusted barometers has pointed to GW as a team to watch for the first time in eight years.
- Men's water polo changes philosophy September 2, 2014Last year, the men’s water polo team scored more than 11 goals per game on the way to its most successful season since 2006. But GW will now have to change its philosophy after losing four key seniors who scored 41 percent of the team’s goals.
- For men's soccer, a chance at redemption August 25, 2014The story of the 2014 men’s soccer season really began last November, when a single loss kept the Colonials out of the postseason.
- With a strong returning corps, volleyball shows confidence August 25, 2014After the volleyball team spent most of last season searching for its identity as a team, GW is looking to hit the ground running this fall as a more mature squad with more ambitious goals.
- Women's soccer looks to set an even higher bar for 2014 August 21, 2014After a 1-1 draw against American last week and a 1-0 win against Delaware in exhibition play Saturday, confidence is radiating from the team as it looks to build on the success of last year’s 7-5-5 season.
- Signings, schedules and championships: what you missed this summer August 21, 2014While teams went home and took a break from competition over the summer, GW sports still generated plenty of buzz. Here are the top storylines you may have missed.
- Freshman prospects to watch this fall August 21, 2014Here are five freshman to watch this year, ranging from exceptional players with the talent and experience to rise quickly as stars to athletes with specific skills that could improve their teams by meeting a need or tending to a weakness.
- Men's basketball readies for comebacks and new expectations June 10, 2014While some focus on rehabilitation and others look to fit new roles, the team is beginning to mentally prepare for a new season with heightened expectations.
- Nero sizes up teams, builds momentum for fall after standout season June 10, 2014Nero, who recently started his tenure as chair of the A-10 athletics director council, plans to stay just as active during the summer as he did during the academic year, working incessantly to capitalize on last season’s triumphs.
- Men's rowing places 10th at Eastern Sprints May 19, 2014After 12,000 collective meters of racing Sunday, men’s rowing finished right where they started at the Eastern Sprints in Worcester, Mass.