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The softball team resorted to playing small ball against Coppin State on Wednesday afternoon, but it brought the Colonials a 5-0 win on just six hits.
A 16-hit night earned GW a 10-1 win against UMES in Princess Anne, Md. on Wednesday to improve to 22-10 on the season.
More than 300 students, parents, coaches and alumni made gifts to the athletic department through the first-ever Buff and Blue Fund Challenge.
- Behind veteran production, softball sees series win as turning point April 16, 2015Sunday’s come-from-behind, 9-5 rubber match decision was more than just the Colonials’ first conference series win.
- Gymnastics ends top-notch season with help of talented rookies April 13, 2015A team that head coach Margie Foster-Cunningham said had “hung in there for years as an academic institution” competed on national television in front of thousands in a cavernous arena at the University of Auburn in Alabama.
- Meet the Metz: Freshman on a quest to be GW's next All-American April 13, 2015The dual pitcher-second baseman has been challenged by the grind of playing two positions in a season that could go more than 50 games.
- From sixth man to starter, Watanabe reflects on rookie season April 9, 2015The 20-year-old freshman was thrust into a high-stakes situation, where he was asked to be a key contributor to a team that was coming off an NCAA Tournament berth and trying to make its first repeat appearance since 2007.
- DMV rising: How local youth, hoops culture is boosting the college basketball scene April 6, 2015The big three – Georgetown, Maryland and Virginia – all went dancing this year as high seeds with high hopes. Across the board, colleges in the region, like GW, have had successful seasons in part because they have found a way to keep their talent local.
- Weekend Wrap: This weekend in GW sports April 6, 2015Here's a sample of what happened around the bases and on the playing fields over the weekend.
- In senior season, Kopriva realizes on-court potential March 30, 2015Kopriva has never been a star on the court, often winning more accolades for his academic performance than his athletic prowess.
- Unexpected changes mark turnaround for women's basketball seniors March 30, 2015Women’s basketball seniors Chakecia Miller and Bria Bourgeois have known each other since seventh grade and their years as high school standouts in Atlanta's suburbs.
- After freshman-year injury, Kovalsky returns and hits stride March 27, 2015After going down with an injury last year, pitcher Paige Kovalsky is looking to bring consistency to the Colonials' rotation.
- Baseball splits Atlantic 10 opener at Saint Joseph's March 23, 2015The Colonials brought back a win and a loss from their conference-opening series Sunday, topping the Hawks 2-1 in the first game and falling in a fruitless game of catchup 6-0 in the second.