Volleyball lost to George Mason 3–1 at home Thursday, extending GW’s losing streak to seven games.
The team’s third-place slotting is the highest for the program under head coach Jennifer Rizzotti.
The Colonials outshot their opponents 22-15 but could not break through La Salle’s defense to net a game-winner.
The Colonials defeated Navy 14–8 to continue their streak and remain undefeated at home this season.
The win allows the Colonials to make their sixth consecutive appearance in the A-10 Championship.
The No. 13 projection is the worst GW has been given since 2012 when there were 16 teams in the A-10.
Rob Castille, the new men’s tennis head coach, led the men’s and women’s tennis programs at Saint Francis for five seasons.
The victory marks the sixth time this season the Colonials have held their opponents to a single-digit score while tallying 20 or more points themselves.
Sophomore midfielder Natalie Silberman netted the game-winner in the ninth minute of overtime action.
The Colonials became the first team to find the back of the net against VCU in A-10 play this season with their second-half goal.