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GW Athletics Hosts 2nd Annual Georgey Awards on Thursday

April 30, 2013


George Washington Athletics will host the second annual Georgey Awards at Lisner Auditorium on Thursday. The awards show will honor and recognize the top student-athletes, teams and moments from GW Athletics over the past academic year.

The evening will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the Buff Carpet pre-show student-athlete reception at Lisner, followed by the awards show at 7:00 p.m.

Parents and fans will be able to watch Thursday's awards show via live video streaming by subscribing to, the multimedia platform for and GW Athletics. Subscriptions are $9.95 per month and $79.95 annually. For questions regarding, visit

Fans can also join in the conversation on social media by using the hashtag #GEORGEYS13, as well as #RaiseHigh, the official hashtag of GW Athletics.

Voting remains open for the Colonials' Best Moment of Year. Click here to view the nominees and vote for your favorite moment.

Gymnastics junior Betsy Zander and men's basketball sophomore John Kopriva will co-host the event. Sailing senior Sloan Dickey and softball senior Kristi Saporito will greet guests on the Buff Carpet and the night's winners in the backstage Green Room, while men's cross country junior James Stern and lacrosse senior Caitlyn O'Brien will present the team MVP awards.

Dickey sat down with Kopriva and Zander to discuss the categories and nominees. Check out the videos and nominees below.

2013 Georgey Awards Nominations Pre-Show #1

2013 Georgey Awards Nominations Pre-Show #2