Category: Sports

Five transfers leaving Men’s Basketball Program

By Tyler Byrum, Contributor Some familiar faces will not be suiting up for George Mason’s Men’s Basketball team this year. Five players, DeAndre Abram, Danny Dixon, Kameron Murrell, Kamari Newman, and Troy Temara, transferred-out of the program this off-season. Transfers…

Men’s Soccer Hoping to Bounce Back in 2017

By Tyler Byrum, Contributor To say that last season was bad for the Men’s Soccer team would be an understatement. With a 2-12-2, the program endured their worst season in nearly forty years. Easily it was the worst under the…

New Head Coach, New Era for Women’s Volleyball team

By Tyler Byrum, Contributor After two seasons with Jackie Simpson-Kirr at the helm of the George Mason Women’s Volleyball team, the program will be moving in a different direction with her decision to step down as head coach this past…

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Challenging Schedule Stunts Women’s Soccer Team Early

By Tyler Byrum, Contributor Already one team is well into the start of their 2017 season: the Women’s Soccer Team. Heading into this year, the team is hoping to build off of back-to-back Atlantic 10 Semi-Finals appearances. Their goal is…

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Mason Baseball on five-game winning streak

  BY MICHAEL ABLER, STAFF WRITER   The Mason Baseball team seems to be showing signs of turning this season around. Mason has gone on a five-game winning streak over the past week. The streak includes a three-game series sweep…

Sports broadcast schedule: April 24-30

George Mason University sports broadcast schedule Monday, April 24 — Sunday, April 30      Monday 24 Tuesday 25 Wednesday 26 Thursday 27 Friday 28 Saturday 29 Sunday 30 No Broadcasts No Broadcasts Baseball vs. William and Mary 3 p.m….

Sports trivia: April 24

Tweet your answers to @IVEstateSports to see if you’re right!   Which position do you think the Redskins will address with their first pick in the upcoming NFL draft? Running Back Defensive Line Linebacker Defensive Back Other   How far…

From Georgetown to the NBA and back

BY CHATEAU MANGAROO   The University of North Carolina surviving its championship game against Gonzaga University last Monday evening may not have been the most exciting news in college basketball.   Earlier that day, Georgetown University hired one of its…