Category: Sports

Sophomore Steffen Kraus will help a talented Mason team's efforts to return to the NCAA tournament (Fourth Estate archives)

Fall Sports Preview: Men’s Soccer

On Tuesday, Atlantic 10 coaches predicted Mason’s men’s soccer team to finish second in the A-10 Conference for the 2014 season. The poll predicts St. Louis University  to repeat its first-place finish from last season after out beating Mason and Virginia Commonwealth University for…

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Fall Sports Preview: Women’s Soccer

The Mason women’s soccer team enters their second season in the Atlantic 10 conference, looking to improve on their 5th place finish last year. The Patriots finished 4-4 in the conference and 7-11-1 overall. Eight incoming freshmen will look to do…

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Edwards introduced as new athletic director

On Monday afternoon President Angel Cabrera welcomed new athletic director Brad Edwards before a room full of faculty administrators, media and student athletes. Edwards, 48, is the fifth athletic director in Mason’s history, and he succeeds Tom O’Connor who held the…

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Mason triathletes take on Nationals

Fourth Estate Contributor Aaron P. McCray Mason Triathlon completed its season last weekend in Tempe, Arizona, where four Mason students were sent to compete at USAT Collegiate Nationals. Leading the way for the Patriots was John Baldwin, who finished 143rd…

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Mason baseball takes weekend series 2-1 over St. Bonaventure

Fourth Estate Sports Reporter Joey Jordan Mason defeated St. Bonaventure Sunday afternoon 6-1, taking the weekend series 2-1. Pitcher John Williams got the win after throwing 6.2 innings of one run ball and Tyler Zumbro finished it off. Williams went…

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Mason baseball tops St. Bonaventure, 8-3

Fourth Estate Sports Reporter Joey Jordan Mason baseball defeated St. Bonaventure Friday afternoon at Spuhler field, 8-3. Anthony Montefusco had another solid outing but a six run bottom of the 8th is what propelled the Patriots to victory. Montefusco scattered…

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Apolo Ohno special event on Mason Fairfax campus

Eight-time Olympic medalist and two-time gold medal winner Apolo Ohno will share his personal story in a special event held in the Center of the Arts on the Fairfax campus of George Mason University at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April…

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Williams hurdles obstacles in pursuit of dreams

Story written by Fourth Estate Contributor Christen Roberts Mason hurdler Anthony Williams is on the right track to become a contender in the world of track and field. At the 2013 CAA championships, he set a personal record in the…