GW student-athletes and the athletic department have been gearing up for the 2020 election since July with increased pushes for civic engagement.
Junior Zoe Foo Yuk Han became the first Colonial on the men’s or women’s side to be named a First-Team All American.
The team finished the tournament ranked No. 15 in the nation, falling from their No. 9 ranking last season.
With her victory Sunday, senior Emma Tryon was the only member of the squad to complete an undefeated run in the tournament.
Wins for the Colonials came from junior Salim Khan at the No. 1 spot and freshman Rohan Bagli at the No. 9 slot.
Men’s and women’s squash each picked up one win and two losses in last weekend’s Mid-Atlantic Squash Conference (MASC) Championships.
Men’s and women’s squash nabbed wins up and down the ladder against Dickinson Saturday, which was also senior day for the teams.
Head coach Anderson Good said both squads came together during their time on the road, but players need to improve their consistency and patience.
GW jumped out to an early lead after the first rotation thanks to a 48.975 on the vault that matched its season-high performance from its opening meet.
Six Colonials extended their matches past three games and five games were decided in extra points.