Sports

Mason’s Ultimate Frisbee Team Attracts the Ultimate Students

Posted: April 15, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: April 16, 2014 at 7:06 am

When people think of college-age Frisbee players, they often visualize students hanging out on the quad, tossing a battered disk back and forth on a balmy spring day. But to Mason’s Ultimate Frisbee team members, Frisbee throwing is a serious sport.

Patriots Fans Ready for Return Trip to NYC

Posted: April 8, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: April 10, 2014 at 7:05 am

“Mason Nation extends well beyond Virginia,” says President Ángel Cabrera, “and that was evident in New York City.”

George Mason University Athletic Director Tom O’Connor Announces Retirement

Posted: March 25, 2014 at 11:00 am, Last Updated: March 28, 2014 at 7:00 am

Tom O’Connor announced he will retire after 20 years as George Mason’s athletic director and 40 years in NCAA Division I athletics.

Mason ‘Basketball Legend’ Lamar Butler Honored at Semifinals

Posted: March 14, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: March 17, 2014 at 7:12 am

Lamar Butler considers himself not a legend but a mere representative of a talented group of close-knit Patriots who made a stunning run to the 2006 NCAA Final Four.

Exciting Times for Mason2NYC

Posted: March 13, 2014 at 7:40 am, Last Updated: March 19, 2014 at 5:21 pm

Spirits were high as George Mason University’s fans gathered at the “Ignite Your Mason Spirit” reception at the Brooklyn Academy of Music prior to the first men’s basketball game in the Atlantic 10 Championship on March 12.

New Research to Focus on Youth Lacrosse Injuries

Posted: March 12, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 13, 2014 at 7:01 am

This week, George Mason University will begin important research that could lead to rule or equipment changes that would better protect young athletes from injury, including head injuries.

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