Nicholas Ong

Colonials’ road woes continue in weekend losses

Despite a brief flurry of success, the Colonials’ early season woes continued this weekend. After tallying its second win in a row in Wednesday’s home opener against UMBC, GW (2-9) hoped to carry some of that confidence into the Spring Hill Suites at Arundel Mills Invitational. But once again, the Colonials found themselves departing a […]

GW drops first three matches of year

The Colonials’ opening weekend stood in stark contrast to their recent history of early season success. After a 2011 campaign that saw a 10-0 beginning and a return to the A-10 tournament for the first time since 2008, a 0-3 start didn’t seem to be in the cards for 2012. But following a 3-1 loss […]

Women’s tennis team preps for Atlantic 10 postseason

The Colonials have a valuable weapon in their arsenal as they prepare for the A-10 tournament this weekend: They’re hot on the road. GW possesses a 13-4 record away from its home court. It’s a pattern of play that’s indicative of the team’s chemistry, proof of a unity throughout the roster that boosts the play […]

Volleyball season ends with quarterfinal defeat

After the first two sets of the A-10 conference tournament quarterfinal match against No. 6 seed Duquesne, the Colonials had control. The team was focused. GW was up 2-0 in the game, and appeared to be headed to the semifinals of the tournament to take on No. 1 seed Dayton. But then it slipped away, […]

Volleyball powers into postseason play

After finishing regular season play this past weekend, falling to Rhode Island 3-1 Friday night but outlasting Fordham Saturday 3-2, the Colonials will head to Dayton, Ohio for the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament.

Unbeaten streak extends to five

It’s been two weeks and five games since GW allowed an opponent to walk away victorious. The Colonials capitalized upon strong individual play across the roster, sweeping both their matches against Temple and La Salle this weekend. They have now won seven of their last eight games, bringing their overall record to 17-6, 6-3 in […]