GW will become one of fewer than 50 universities with a woman leading athletics when interim athletics director Tanya Vogel takes over in July.
GW’s Atlantic 10-best lineup has helped the squad win 12 of its last 13 games – the program’s best 13-game stretch since 2004.
Sophomore guard Jair Bolden will transfer out of the men’s basketball program after two seasons in Foggy Bottom.
Senior Gustav Hokfelt set a men’s swimming and diving program record in the 100-yard backstroke in the NCAA Championships last weekend.
The Colonials went from an under-.500 team to a No. 5 seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament to an automatic bid in the NCAA tournament.
The No. 14 seed Colonials (19-14) slipped behind early in the game and never caught up to the No. 3 seed Buckeyes in the 87–45 loss Saturday.
The Colonials lost to the Billikens 70–63 after holding them to five first-half baskets and leading by as many as 12 points Thursday night.
After six years at GW, women’s soccer head coach Sarah Barnes announced her resignation last week.
The Colonials will take on No. 14 Fordham Wednesday and will continue to play until they lose a game in the A-10 tournament this week.
A second half run propelled Dayton past GW 88–78 in the last regular season game of the year.