Hoyas to Host George Washington in Tuesday Night Matchup

GUHOYAS.COM Georgetown takes on Geroge Washington at 7 p.m. Tuesday night at Guy Mason Field
GUHOYAS.COM
Georgetown takes on Geroge Washington at 7 p.m. Tuesday night at Guy Mason Field
GUHOYAS.COM

April 29, 2013

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University softball team will play its final non-conference game of the season on Tuesday night against the Colonials of George Washington University. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Guy Mason Field.

With four games left on the regular season schedule, the Hoyas remain in the fifth place slot in the BIG EAST with a 9-10 conference record. The team returns from Louisville, Ky. where they went 1-2 against the No. 8 ranked Cardinal, picking up a 4-2 win in the middle game of the series behind a complete game performance from pitcher Lauren O'Leary (La Canada, Calif./La Canada).

The Last Meeting
Georgetown1
George Washington0
March 22, 2012
Washington, D.C.
Hoyas Edge George Washington to Continue Win Streak
Georgetown University softball (13-17) slipped past the George Washington Colonials (9-17) by a score of 1-0 in Washington, D.C. on Thursday afternoon. The Blue & Gray is currently on a three-game winning streak going into the first weekend of BIG EAST competition.

Georgetown is 5-5 in their last 10 games and looks to earn a spot in the BIG EAST tournament for the first time in program history. Senior captain Shikara Lowe (Beaverton, Ore./Jesuit) has stepped up to lead the team through BIG EAST play, ranking first in all major offensive categories in 19 regular season BIG EAST games for the Hoyas. She is also the overall team leader with a .338 batting average, a .467 on-base percentage, and leads the team with 22 walks at the plate.

George Washington has been on their own hot streak, having won 14 of their past 15 games prior to their contest with Georgetown on Tuesday night. Victoria Valos leads the squad offensively with 11 homeruns and 47 RBI while batting a team-high .353. Amanda Zakeri is a threat on the base path, swiping 27 bases this season which ties her for first in the Atlantic 10 conference.

Georgetown won the most recent matchup between the two teams, a 1-0 shutout victory last season. Alexandria Anttila (Antioch, Ill./Antioch Community) provided the only run of the ballgame with a double in the fifth inning while O'Leary picked up the win with five strikeouts.

 

 

More Headlines
Top Videos
Schedules
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
Friday, Feb 12
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Towson 9:00 AM
Softball vs IPFW 11:00 AM
Saturday, Feb 13
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Towson 11:00 AM
Softball at Charleston Southern 3:00 PM
Friday, Feb 19
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Penn State 9:00 AM
Softball vs Pittsburgh 11:30 AM
Saturday, Feb 20
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Pittsburgh 9:00 AM
Softball vs Radford 2:00 PM
Sunday, Feb 21
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball at Jacksonville 2:00 PM
Friday, Feb 26
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs IUPUI 12:00 PM
Saturday, Feb 27
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Fairfield 10:00 AM
Softball vs IUPUI 1:00 PM
Sunday, Feb 28
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball at North Carolina 3:30 PM
Friday, Mar 4
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Monmouth N.J. 12:00 PM GameTracker
Softball vs Maryland 2:30 PM
Saturday, Mar 5
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Robert Morris 1:30 PM
Sunday, Mar 6
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Columbia 1:30 PM
Friday, Mar 11
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs Ohio State 2:30 PM
Softball at Arizona State 10:15 PM
Saturday, Mar 12
Sport Opponent Time Coverage
Softball vs James Madison 5:00 PM
Online Stores & Tickets
HOYAS
Official Store
Vivid Seats
Gameday Live